NCAA Game Summary - Ohio University at East Tennessee State
(Tuesday, March 22nd)
Final Score: East Tennessee State 82, Ohio University 73
Johnson City, TN (Sports Network) - Justin Tubbs scored a season-high 27 points to power the East Tennessee State Buccaneers past the Ohio University Bobcats, 82-73, in a quarterfinal matchup of the CollegeInsider.com Tournament from the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center.
Mike Smith recorded a double-double with 24 points and 10 rebounds for the Buccaneers (24-11), who advanced to face Iona in the semifinals. Adam Sollazzo came off the bench to contribute 12 points, seven rebounds and four assists.
De Washington led the Bobcats (19-16) with 21 points, while Nick Kellogg and Tommy Freeman added 15 and 11 points, respectively.
East Tennessee State shot 51.7 percent from the floor over the first 20 minutes of action to take a 43-35 lead into the break.
The second half saw the Buccaneers hit 13-of-19 free throws to hang on for the victory.
East Tennessee State shot an efficient 52.9 percent from the floor for the game.
03/22 22:44:11 ET