NASHVILLE -- Shakem Johnson had a season-high 27 points as Tennessee State topped Blue Mountain College 86-71 on Saturday.
Johnson shot 11 for 13 from the field.
Carlos Marshall Jr., the Tigers' second leading scorer heading into the contest at 11 points per game, scored 4 points. He failed to make a shot from behind the arc (0 of 4).
Tennessee State plays Eastern Illinois at home next Thursday.
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