Russell scores 30, SE Missouri State downs Tennessee State
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — Phillip Russell recorded 30 points as Southeast Missouri State beat Tennessee State 92-75 on Thursday night.
Russell added nine assists for the Redhawks (11-11, 6-3 Ohio Valley Conference). Aquan Smart scored 14 points and added six rebounds and four steals. Josh Earley finished 6 of 7 from the floor to finish with 12 points.
Jr. Clay led the way for the Tigers (11-11, 3-6) with 26 points, seven rebounds, 14 assists and three steals. Dedric Boyd added 13 points for Tennessee State. Zool Kueth also had 10 points and six rebounds.