Tuesday's roundup: Lee scores 46 to lead Eastern Michigan
Ypsilanti — Raven Lee scored 46 on Tuesday night for Eastern Michigan in a 94-69 rout of Miami (Ohio) in the Mid-American Conference.
Lee was 9-for-11 from 3-point range and 15-for-16 from the free-throw line for Eastern Michigan (11-11, 3-6 Mid-American Conference).
James Thompson IV scored 15 and Ty Toney 14 for the Eagles.
(At) Central Michigan 88, Kent State 61: Josh Kozinski scored 17 for Central Michigan (13-9, 6-3 MAC), which had six players in double figures.
Braylon Rayson and Chris Fowler scored 14 apiece, and Fowler had 10 assists for the Chippewas. Rayshawn Simmons scored 13, and John Simons and Luke Meyer 12 apiece.
(At) Toledo 89, Western Michigan 62: Jonathan Williams scored 24 for Toledo (13-9, 4-5 MAC). Thomas Wilder scored 20 for Western Michigan (9-13, 3-6).
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(At) Tennessee 84, No. 20 Kentucky 77: Kevin Punter Jr. scored 27 and Armani Moore added 18 points and 13 rebounds as Tennessee erased a 21-point deficit.
Tennessee’s comeback represented a stunning turn of events for a team that had lost its last two games despite leading by at least 14 points in the second half of each. The Volunteers (11-11, 4-5 Southeastern Conference) trailed 34-13 with less than 6 minutes left in the first half.
This marked the second straight defeat for he Wildcats (16-6, 6-3). Kentucky lost at No. 7 Kansas last weekend.
(At) Georgia 69, No. 25 South Carolina 56: Yante Maten (Bloomfield Hills) finished with 18 points and Kenny Gaines had 17 for Georgia.
J.J. Frazier scored 13 — all in the second half — and hit two 3-pointers in the closing minutes for Georgia (12-8, 5-4 SEC). The Bulldogs snapped a two-game losing streak.
South Carolina (19-3, 6-3) was denied its attempt to reach 20 wins for the first time since 2008-09.
Michigan women at Michigan State
Tip-off: 7 Wednesday, Breslin Center, East Lansing
Records: Michigan 12-9 (4-6 Big Ten), No. 17 Michigan State 16-4 (7-2)
Outlook: Michigan State, which has won four straight, is led by juniors Aerial Powers (19.7 points, 8.7 rebounds) and Tori Jankoska (16.5 points). ... Michigan sophomore Katelynn Flannery is third in the Big Ten is scoring (22.2) and has made 88.9 percent of her free throws. ... The game is being held on National Girls and Women in Sports Day.