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Tennessee Tech outlasts Tennessee-Martin 35-28

Oct 10, 2009 - 11:46 PM MARTIN, Tenn.(AP) -- Lee Sweeney threw two touchdown passes and Tennessee Tech held off Tennessee-Martin 35-28 on Saturday.

Sweeney completed 19 of 25 passes for 318 yards, including a 3-yard touchdown to Jamere Hogue and a 48-yarder to Colin Allen. Sweeney, who already owned four Golden Eagle passing records, set the school mark for career passing with 6,346 yards.

The Golden Eagles (2-3, 2-1 Ohio Valley Conference) also got a 41-yard interception return for a touchdown by Dustin Dillehay.

A 47-yard touchdown pass from Cade Thompson to Brandyn Young gave Tennessee-Martin (2-4, 1-2) a 14-7 lead in the second quarter. Thompson was 26-for-37 for 286 yards with a touchdown and two interceptions.

The Golden Eagles responded with 14 unanswered points to take the lead and never trailed again.








  • NCAAF FINAL
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    TENNESSEE TECH 7 14 7 7 35
    UT MARTIN 7 7 7 7 28 FINAL

    Tennessee Tech 35, UT-Martin 28  FinalOct 10 6:07 PM


  • NCAAF END, 3RD QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    TENNESSEE TECH 7 14 7 28
    UT MARTIN 7 7 7 21 END, 3RD QTR

    Tennessee Tech 28, UT-Martin 21  End of 3rdOct 10 5:31 PM


  • NCAAF HALFTIME
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    TENNESSEE TECH 7 14 21
    UT MARTIN 7 7 14 HALFTIME

    Tennessee Tech 21, UT-Martin 14  HalfOct 10 4:46 PM


  • NCAAF
    TENNESSEE TECH 7
    UT MARTIN 14 13:19 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Tennessee Tech 7, UT-Martin 14  2nd - 13:19Oct 10 3:46 PM


  • NCAAF END, 1ST QTR
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    TENNESSEE TECH 7 7
    UT MARTIN 7 7 END, 1ST QTR

    Tennessee Tech 7, UT-Martin 7  End of 1stOct 10 3:46 PM


  • NCAAF
    TENNESSEE TECH 0
    UT MARTIN 7 11:24 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Tennessee Tech 0, UT-Martin 7  1st - 11:24Oct 10 3:10 PM