Scores

Final

Valparaiso 66

(6-2, 2-0 Horizon)

Loyola (IL) 56

(7-2, 0-2 Horizon)

    4:00 PM ET, December 4, 2010

    Joseph J. Gentile Center, Chicago, Illinois

    1 2 T
    VALP 34 3266
    L-IL 28 2856

    Top Performers

    Valparaiso: H. Little 16 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl, 2 Blk

    Loyola (IL): B. Averkamp 11 Pts, 5 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Blk

    Valparaiso tops Loyola to cap 2-game Horizon sweep

    Associated Press

    CHICAGO -- Valparaiso finished off its two-game Horizon League sweep of Chicago teams Saturday, defeating Loyola of Chicago 66-56.

    Howard Little led the Crusaders with 16 points and seven rebounds.

    Valparaiso (6-2, 2-0), which outlasted Illinois-Chicago 68-66 in overtime Thursday night, built a 34-28 lead by halftime against Loyola of Chicago.

    The Crusaders' victory was No. 623 for coach Homer Drew, who is the seventh-winningest active coach in NCAA Division I. In 32 years of coaching, he's 623-417, including a 354-295 mark in 21 seasons with Valparaiso.

    Loyola (7-2, 0-2), which holds a 32-11 lead in the all-time series, was led by Ben Averkamp with 11 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    VALP
    L-IL
    Points 66 56
    FG Made-Attempted 23-47 (.489) 21-61 (.344)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-8 (.375) 5-16 (.313)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-26 (.654) 9-18 (.500)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 23 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 14 3

    2010-11 Season

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