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Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks vs Eastern Illinois Panthers Wrap - Tennessee-Martin Wins 73-68

Tennessee-Martin got a 27-point performance from Cameron Holden as they ran past Eastern Illinois 73-68 on Saturday at Lantz Arena.

Tennessee-Martin won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the +12.5-point spread as underdogs.

Hannes Polla had 13 points for Tennessee-Martin and Eman Sertovic chipped in with 11 points. Eman Sertovic had 4 assists for them, while Cameron Holden was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

Eastern Illinois got 18 points from Jordan Skipper-Brown in a losing cause and another 17 points from Marvin Johnson. Marvin Johnson contributed 6 assists for them, while Jordan Skipper-Brown had 9 rebounds.

Tennessee-Martin was losing at the break before taking care of business in the second half.

Eastern Illinois won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-27.