Scores

Final

Kent State 79

(5-3, 1-3 away)

IPFW 69

(3-7, 1-4 home)

    2:00 PM ET, December 9, 2006

    1 2 T
    KENT 39 4079
    IPFW 37 3269

    Top Performers

    Kent State: A. Gates 17 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast

    IPFW: J. Johnson 11 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Stl, 1 Blk

    Kent State 79, IPFW 69

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) -- Julian Sullinger scored 16 points on 6-of-9 shooting and grabbed eight rebounds to lead Kent State to a 79-69 victory over IPFW on Saturday.

    Mike Scott added 13 points and nine rebounds for the Golden Flashes (5-3).

    Justin Hawkins led the Mastodons (3-7) with 12 points on 5-of-9 shooting.

    IPFW trailed at halftime despite shooting 13-of-23 (56 percent) from the floor in the first half. The Mastodons led 31-24 with 4:58 left in the half but Kent State went on a 15-6 run over the final five minutes of the half to take a 39-37 halftime lead.

    The Golden Flashes outshot IPFW 46 percent to 39 percent in the second half and built their lead to as much as 11 points with 3:14 remaining.

    Kent State outrebounded IPFW 35-31 and converted 19 Mastodon turnovers into 23 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    KENT
    IPFW
    Points 79 69
    FG Made-Attempted 24-56 (.429) 23-49 (.469)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-19 (.421) 9-21 (.429)
    FT Made-Attempted 23-30 (.767) 14-21 (.667)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 10 8

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