Belmont vs. Tennessee State: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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Belmont vs. Tennessee State: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
Belmont 69
(20-6, 10-5 away)
Tennessee State 80
(15-11, 10-1 home)
Venue: Gentry Complex
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, February 14, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Belmont 28 41 69
Tennessee State 31 49 80
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Belmont K Johnson 16 J Mann 6 K Johnson 5
Tennessee State R Covington 25 K Thornton 10 P Miller 4

On Thursday, Feb. 14, Belmont got beat at home by Tennessee State 80-69 in conference play. The Bruins even the season series against Tennessee State at 1-1 with the loss. The Bruins got a team-high 16 points and six rebounds from Trevor Noack. Kerron Johnson had 16 points and added five assists. Robert Covington finished with a game-high 25 points and seven rebounds for the Tigers. Belmont (20-6, 11-2 OVC) heads to Eastern Illinois (7-18, 4-8 OVC) on Thursday, Feb. 21.

Belmont Game Notes

  • The last time Belmont started the season 20-6 was 2003.
  • When the opposition records 27 or more field goals made this season, Belmont has lost 75 percent of the time (1-3).
  • Belmont set season lows for blocks (zero) and three-point percentage (19.2).
  • The top two scorers (Trevor Noack and Kerron Johnson) accounted for 46.3 percent of the points.
  • Trevor Noack has led the team in scoring six times and in rebounding 12 times in 26 games this season.
  • Ian Clark has 16 straight double-digit point games.
  • J.J. Mann has seven straight double-digit point games.

Tennessee State Game Notes

  • Robert Covington accounted for 31.2 percent of the team's points.
  • The top two rebounders (Kellen Thornton and Robert Covington) accounted for 48.5 percent of the rebounds.
  • Robert Covington has led the team in scoring eight times in 26 games this season.
  • Kellen Thornton has led the team in rebounding 10 times in 26 games this season.
  • Patrick Miller has six straight double-digit point games.
  • Kellen Thornton recorded the 12th double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Kellen Thornton recorded a double-double. It was his eighth this season and 10th of his career.
  • This marks the 23rd 20-point game of Robert Covington's career.
  • Robert Covington has four straight double-digit point games.
BEL PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
ATrevor Noack331662101
B+Kerron Johnson271635203
BJ.J. Mann331361305
B-Brandon Baker15430200
C+R. Chamberlain15023200
CIan Clark381042105
CBlake Jenkins291020002
-Craig Bradshaw5000000
-Adam Barnes3010000
TSU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+R. Covington322572324
A+Kellen Thornton3218102013
APatrick Miller381564105
BM.J. Rhett32661211
BTashan Fredrick18441000
B-Jordan Cyphers301010212
-Michael Green10011011
-DeShawn Dockery8201002

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