Scores

Final

IUPUI 71

(16-13, 9-9 Summit)

W Illinois 66

(9-20, 6-12 Summit)

    8:00 PM ET, February 28, 2009

    Western Hall, Macomb, Illinois

    1 2 T
    IUPU 32 3971
    WIU 33 3366

    Top Performers

    IUPUI: R. Glenn 15 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Western Illinois: J. Rivers 21 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl

    IUPUI 71, W. Illinois 66

    Associated Press

    MACOMB, Ill. -- Alex Young scored 17 points to lead IUPUI to a 71-66 Summit League win over Western Illinois Saturday.

    Gary Patterson and Robert Glenn each chipped in 15 points for IUPUI (16-13, 9-9). Glenn also pulled down a game-high nine rebounds. Jon Avery scored 10.

    Western Illinois (9-20, 6-12) took a slight 33-32 lead into the break but was outscored 39-33 by the Jaguars in the second half.

    Josh Rivers scored a game-high 21 points for the Leathernecks, while David Dubois had 14 points and pulled down six rebounds. Rodney Williams Jr. and David Nurse each scored 12.

    Williams pulled the Leathernecks within three with 4 seconds left, but Patterson sank two free throws in the final second.

    The Jaguars shot 54.3 percent from the floor and sunk 85 percent of their free throws. The Leathernecks shot 50 percent and were 66.7 percent from the free throw line.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    IUPU
    WIU
    Points 71 66
    FG Made-Attempted 25-46 (.543) 25-50 (.500)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-12 (.333) 10-20 (.500)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-20 (.850) 6-9 (.667)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 13 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 5 9

    2008-09 Season

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    Dec 6, 2008 WIU 58, @IUPU 48Recap
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