Oklahoma St. 89, No. 23 Tennessee 73
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Byron Eaton scored 16 points as Oklahoma
State held off several second-half charges to beat Number 23
Tennessee 89-to-73 tonight.
Eaton had 10 points as the Cowboys (8-3) closed the game with a
22-to-7 run after the Volunteers (6-1) rallied from a 14-point
halftime deficit to get within one.
Stanley Asumnu's 3-pointer capped a 16-to-8 run and got
Tennessee within 67-66 before Eaton took over.
Eaton got a layup, and James-On Curry added a 3-pointer to give
O-S-U some breathing room. Tennessee's Chris Lofton hit a
3-pointer, but that was the Volunteers' last field goal for 6
Lofton finished with 21 points to lead Tennessee, while C-J
Watson added 12.
Curry had 16 points, David Monds added 15 points and 11 rebounds
and Mario Boggan scored 14 for Oklahoma State.