Bellarmine (Ky.) jumped out to a 48-21 halftime lead as the Knights bested WVU Tech 86-51 Tuesday in Louisville, Ky.
Jake Thelen netted a game-high 23 points and grabbed nine rebounds for Bellarmine. Floyd Campbell produced 17 points for the Golden Bears (8-7) while Jauries Thomas contributed 11.
MU WOMEN TOP TECH: McKenzie Akers, Chelsey Romero, and A.J. Johnson each scored 14 points as Marshall cruised to a 86-42 win over WVU Tech Monday at the Cam Henderson Center in Huntington.
Romero also had 14 rebounds to complete a double-double for the Thundering Herd (3-4). Roche Wimberly paced the Golden Bears (2-9) with a game-high 16 points.
MEC HONORS: Shepherd guard Brantley Osborne has been named Mountain East Conference men's basketball player of the week after helping the Rams to a pair of league wins.
Osborne averaged 26 points in wins over West Virginia State and Charleston.