Pruitt lifts SIU-Edwardsville over Tennessee Tech 61-60

DeeJuan Pruitt posted 17 points and 12 rebounds to carry Southern Illinois-Edwardsville to a 61-60 win over Tennessee Tech. John Pettway led the Golden Eagles on Saturday with 18 points and 10 rebounds

ByThe Associated Press
February 12, 2022, 7:04 PM

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. -- DeeJuan Pruitt tallied 17 points — including the game-winning dunk with 15 seconds left — and 12 rebounds to lead Southern Illinois-Edwardsville to a 61-60 win over Tennessee Tech on Saturday.

Courtney Carter had 12 points, seven rebounds and seven assists for Southern Illinois-Edwardsville (9-17, 3-10 Ohio Valley Conference). Shamar Wright added 10 points. Shaun Doss Jr. had six rebounds.

John Pettway had 18 points and 10 rebounds for the Golden Eagles (7-19, 4-9). Shandon Goldman added 10 points as did Jr. Clay.

The Cougars leveled the season series against the Golden Eagles. Tennessee Tech defeated Southern Illinois-Edwardsville 94-76 on Jan. 20.

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