NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Ian Clark scored 24 of his career-high 32 points in the first half as Belmont routed Tennessee-Martin 90-53 Saturday in Ohio Valley Conference action.
Clark, coming off a 30-point performance in the Bruins' 107-72 win over Southeast Missouri, was 12 of 15 from the field, including 5 of 8 3-pointers. He didn't miss in the first half, making 9 of 9 field goals, including 4 of 4 from long range, and hitting both of his foul shots.
Clark scored 12 straight in one stretch as Belmont led 46-22 at halftime.
The Bruins (13-4, 4-0) expanded their lead to 36, at 62-26, with 13:49 left.
Craig Bradshaw scored 11, matching his career high, as Belmont shot 52.5 percent (32 of 61) and made 11 of 27 3-pointers.
Ted Kapita was the top-rated recruit from West Virginia in the class of 2015 and recently played at DME Academy in Florida.
With the Suns drafting Tyler Ulis, they now have five guards on their roster who attended Kentucky.
NBA fans will be looking forward to their newest players making plays like this next season.
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