MOTLOW AND COLUMBIA THRILLER HIGHLIGHTS FIRST CONFERENCE WEEKEND

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In the first week of conference play, two games came down to the wire with the contest pitting Motlow and Columbia ending up in a 99-95 shootout.  Jackson split it's two games ove the weekend when they pull out a 63-62 thriller over Volunteer.

After the first weekend Motlow and Southwest Tennessee sit atop the standings with 2-0 records while Walters sits at 1-0.  Besides the win against Columbia, the Bucks also took an 86-70 triumph over Jackson on Friday night.  Southwest two wins came at home with a 87-76 win over Chattanooga on Friday followed by a 78-55 victory over Cleveland.  Walters played their single game versus Roane and came away the 89-73 winners.

Chattanooga, Cleveland, Columbia, and Jackson split their weekend games.  Chattanooga came away with a 88-67 win over Dyersburg while Cleveland also beat Dyersburg by a 87-66 final.  Columbia got it's win over Volunteer by a 127-108 final.  Jackson's win came in their thriller over Volunteer.