NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Trevor Noack led four starters in double figures with 19 points and Belmont made of 50 percent from 3-point range en route to a 74-52 win over Ohio Valley Conference-foe Tennessee Tech on Saturday night.
Belmont (18-4, 9-0) opened the second half with a 12-3 run to take a commanding 38-27 lead. Mann had eight points during the spurt.
The Bruins stretched their lead to 21, 57-36, behind two free throws from Johnson.
Tennessee Tech (8-13, 2-7) shot just 38.3 percent (18 of 47), compared to 48 percent (24 of 50) for Belmont, and committed 21 turnovers.
Belmont registered a 33-26 rebounding advantage and dished out 16 assists.
Jud Dillard paced Tennessee Tech with 17 points and 10 boards.
Florida State's student government has passed a resolution discouraging Seminoles fans from wearing Native American headdresses at games.
The second annual Gavitt Tipoff Games, eight games between members of the Big East and Big Ten to be played Nov. 14-18, will feature Villanova at Purdue in the opener.
Michael Lewis is leaving his assistant coaching job at Butler to take the same position at Nebraska under Tim Miles.
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