EIU Loses Tenth Straight
Dillard was 12 of 18 from the field and had three 3-pointers, including one with 53 seconds to play. He also had a team-high five rebounds.
Dennis Ogbe added 11 points for the Golden Eagles (7-9, 1-3 Ohio Valley). Jeremiah Samarrippas had eight assists.
Eastern Illinois led 44-40 at halftime and stayed out front until Dillard hit a 3-pointer, putting Tennessee Tech up by two with 53 seconds remaining. Sherman Blanford made a layup to tie the game at 73, but Dillard scored again and Matt Marseille hit a pair of free throws to seal the win.
Morris Woods led Eastern Illinois with 25 points and seven rebounds. Blanford added 18 points for the Panthers (3-14, 0-4).
Eastern Illinois has lost 10 consecutive games.
See other LocalSports news:Salem Shows Well At Effingham Memorial Day Tournament...SC Wins Mt Vernon Tournament.
Salem Shows Well At Effingham Memorial Day Tournament...SC Wins Mt Vernon Tournament.
Mt Vernon Advances....North Clay's Season Ends At Supers
Prep Softball Post Season Scores
Riley 8th In 100m...State Results