NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Patrick Miller and Jaleel Queary combined to score 46 points to lead Tennessee State to its first win of the season Sunday night, a 108-85 victory over its in-city, NAIA rival Fisk.
The Bulldogs held a five-point lead at halftime, and the game was tied, 70-70, with 13:18 left to play. However, the Tigers (1-10) went on 17-1 run over the next five minutes to take the game over, outscoring Fisk 56-28 in the second half.
Miller finished with 25 points, fueled by 8 of 17 shooting from the field and 8 of 10 from the free-throw line. Queary finished with 21 points. Jay Harris added 15 points off the bench, and M.J. Rhett added 14 points and 18 rebounds - 12 off the defensive glass.
Richmond Jackson scored 25 points while Darrell Miller added another 25 off the bench for Fisk, which was outrebounded 56-29.
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Students in the Academy of Energy and Power at Maplewood are busy getting ready for next week's Project Expo and had the opportunity to show it off some of their projects to Tennessee Congressman Jim Cooper.