Kunkel scores 27 to carry Belmont past Lipscomb 80-75
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Adam Kunkel had 27 points as Belmont edged Lipscomb 80-75 on Tuesday night in the Battle of the Boulevard city rivalry game.
Lipscomb led 38-36 at halftime and after opening the second half with a basket, Belmont recovered and ripped on 11-straight points. Each time the Bisons got close, the Bruins recovered and led 71-58 with 4:32 left.
Belmont made 10 3-pointers and shot 51% for the game.
Belmont won 73-67 at Lipscomb on Nov. 20. The Bruins lead the series 74-67.
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Updated December 3, 2019