NCAA Basketball

Tennessee State Tigers (20-11)


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W 61-46
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L 56-72
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W 87-72
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L 72-74
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L 73-78
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Tennessee State coach Dana Ford signs contract extension

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Tennessee State coach Dana Ford has signed a contract extension through the 2020-21 season.

The school announced Ford's extension Wednesday. Ford said in a statement that "we are excited about what our players have been able to accomplish in our two years and look forward to guiding the program to more success in the future."

Ford, 32, owns a 25-37 record in two seasons at Tennessee State. After going 5-26 in his first year on the job, Ford led Tennessee State to a 20-11 mark last season.

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Leaders
Points: K. DeShields16.5
Rebounds: W. Martin9.1
Assists: K. DeShields3.0
FG%: K. DeShields43.3%
FT%: T. McCall75.6%
3P%: K. DeShields36.1%
Steals: T. McCall2.3
Blocks: W. Martin1.1
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kansas33-5
2 Michigan State29-6
3 North Carolina33-7
4 Virginia29-8
5 Oregon31-7
6 Villanova35-5
7 Oklahoma29-8
8 West Virginia26-9
9 Xavier28-6
10 Miami (FL)27-8
10 Kentucky27-9
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova35-5
2 North Carolina33-7
3 Kansas33-5
4 Oklahoma29-8
5 Virginia29-8
6 Oregon31-7
7 Michigan State29-6
8 Miami (FL)27-8
9 Indiana27-8
10 Syracuse23-14
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Ohio Valley Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
East
Belmont 12-4 20-12
Tennessee State 11-5 20-11
Morehead State 11-5 23-14
Tennessee Tech 11-5 19-12
Eastern Kentucky 6-10 15-16
Jacksonville State 4-12 8-23
West
UT Martin 10-6 20-15
Murray State 10-6 17-14
Eastern Illinois 9-7 13-17
Austin Peay 7-9 18-18
SIUE 3-13 6-22
Southeast Missouri State 2-14 5-24
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 73.3 (173)
Rebounds: 11.4 (125)
Assists: 10.6 (335)
FG%: 45.1% (120)
FT%: 69.6% (180)
3P%: 33.5% (237)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 68.8 (97)
Rebounds: 25.7 (145)
Assists: 12.8 (155)
FG%: 41.3% (65)
FT%: 68.3% (92)
3P%: 35.9% (264)
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