Recap: Bradley vs. Tenn-Martin
Peoria, IL (Sports Network) - Walt Lemon scored 15 points to lead five players in double figures for Bradley as the Braves toppled the Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks 80-57 at Carver Arena.
Also in double figures for Bradley (4-1) were Jake Eastman (14 points), Will Egolf (13), Jalen Crawford (12) and Dyricus Simms-Edward (11).
Myles Taylor scored 17 points and was a rebound shy of a double-double for Tennessee-Martin (2-4). Off the bench Mike Liabo added 15 points and Justin Childs tacked on 12 more.
Despite shooting just 35.5 percent from the floor in the first half, Bradley led 27-21 at the break. Tennessee-Martin had only seven first half field goals.
The Braves improved to 48.3 percent shooting in the second half and benefited from a 20-8 edge on points from the free throw line.
Bradley won the battle of the boards with 45 rebounds to the Skyhawks' 35. The Braves also outscored Tennessee-Martin 35-20 on points in the paint.Game Notes