Harris, Charleston Southern defeat Tennessee State 91-87

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Published: Dec. 15, 2022 at 12:24 AM EST
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Claudell Harris Jr. scored 23 points as Charleston Southern beat Tennessee State 91-87 on Wednesday night.

Harris was 7-of-12 shooting, including 4 for 8 from distance, and went 5 for 5 from the line for the Buccaneers (3-6). Taje’ Kelly scored 15 points, shooting 6 of 8 from the field and 3 for 4 from the line. Cheikh Faye shot 5 for 11, including 4 for 8 from beyond the arc to finish with 14 points.

Christian Brown finished with 26 points and nine rebounds for the Tigers (6-5). Tennessee State also got 19 points and six assists from Jr. Clay. Adong Makuoi also had 16 points, seven rebounds and two steals.