LEWISTON, N.Y. (AP) -- Urule Igbavboa scored 19 points and had 11 rebounds to lead Valparaiso in a 70-58 non-conference win over Niagara Saturday.
Samuel Haanpaa had a career-high 15 points and Shawn Huff added 10 points for the Crusaders (3-0), who won despite committing 20 turnovers.Valparaiso led 50-48 with just over five minutes left before going on a 12-3 run to seal the win. Shawn Huff and Haanpaa hit back to-back 3-pointers to give the Crusaders a 60-51 lead.Niagara got no closer than seven points after that.Niagara (0-2) had a pair of freshmen record career highs in scoring. Tyrone Lewis had 15 points and Rydell Brooks had 12 points.Clif Brown also scored 12 points for the Purple Eagles. Niagara was 2-of-26 (7.7 percent) from 3-point range for the game.