Men’s Basketball Roundup: RMU vs. Tennessee Tech

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Dylan McKenna

Head Coach Andy Toole led his team to their fourth NEC win of the season Saturday.

Ian Kist, Staff Reporter

November 27, 2015

Tennessee Tech 85 (3-2), RMU 72 (0-6): The Colonials battled Tennessee Tech in their third game in the Air Force Classic in Cookeville, Tennessee Friday evening. The Colonials fought back in the first half to go into halftime up 41-35 after being down 18-6 at one point in the opening half. However, Tennessee Tech outscored RMU 50-31 in the second half to lift them to victory. Three Colonials finished with double digit points; Senior Rodney Pryor (21), Sophomore Elijah Minnie (18), and Junior Billy Giles (16). Robert Morris shot 43.1 percent from the filed and 33.3 percent from downtown.