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Western Kentucky 89, IUPUI 75

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) -- Anthony Winchster had 29 points and 11
rebounds as Western Kentucky held off IUPUI 89-75 Tuesday night.

Courtney Lee scored 20 points for Western Kentucky (2-0),
including 17 in the second half, and Elgrace Wilborn added 10.

Brandon Cole led IUPUI (1-2) with 21 points, and Maushae Byles
added 15, shooting 10-of-11 from the line. George Hill and David
Barlow finished with 10 points apiece.

The Jaguars stayed close until midway through the second half
when Western Kentucky went on an 18-7 run that stretched over
nearly 4½ minutes and gave the Hilltoppers a 78-63 lead with 5:29
to play. Western Kentucky never led by less than 10 points the rest
of the way.

A total of 58 fouls were called in the game, 30 on IUPUI and 28
on Western Kentucky.

IUPUI lost three players to fouls, while Western Kentucky had
one player foul out and four others with four fouls.

IUPUI stayed in the game, helped by 31-of-43 free-throw
shooting, while the Hilltoppers managed just 15 of 27.