LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) - Mike DiNunno scored 20 points and grabbed
eight rebounds in Eastern Kentucky's 63-44 win over William & Mary
After shooting only 28 percent (7 for 25) from the field in the
first half, Eastern Kentucky (3-2) entered halftime trailing 24-19.
The Colonels come out strong in the second half though, draining
61.5 percent (16 of 26) of their attempts compared to just 29.2
percent (7 of 24) for William & Mary.
After a Kendrix Brown 3-pointer gave the Tribe a 27-21 lead to
start the second half, Eastern Kentucky reeled off a 20 straight
points to take a 41-27 lead with 10:19 left to play.
William & Mary (0-5) narrowed the lead to 10, 53-43, with 2:36
left to play. But Eastern Kentucky closed the game on a 10-1 run to
take a 19-point lead with 16 seconds remaining.
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