Scores

Final

W Illinois 55

(5-7, 1-2 Summit)

IUPUI 70

(8-8, 2-1 Summit)

    7:00 PM ET, December 30, 2010

    IUPUI Gymnasium, Indianapolis, Indiana

    1 2 T
    WIU 25 3055
    IUPU 41 2970

    Top Performers

    Western Illinois: T. Tyler 11 Pts, 5 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl

    IUPUI: S. Thomas 16 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

    IUPUI 70, W. Illinois 55

    Associated Press

    INDIANAPOLIS -- Alex Young scored 21 points Thursday night to pace IUPUI to a 70-55 victory over Western Illinois.

    Stephen Thomas added 16 points and Leroy Nobles 15 for the Jaguars (8-8, 2-1 Summit), who shot 50.0 percent (28 of 56).

    Matt Lander led the Leathernecks (5-7, 1-2) with 16 points. His 3-for-4 effort on 3-pointers highlighted Western Illinois' 7-of-12 shooting from long range. Tommie Tyler added 11 points and Kaimarr Price 10.

    After a 6-6 tie, the Jaguars set off on a 14-2 run fueled by seven points from Young to forge a 20-8 lead with 11:39 left in the first half. IUPUI pushed the gap to 41-25 at intermission.

    Thomas hit a jumper with 18:12 left that raised the lead to 20 points at 45-25, and the Jaguars cruised the rest of the way. They won their fifth straight over the Leathernecks.

    IUPUI held a 38-23 rebounding advantage.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    WIU
    IUPU
    Points 55 70
    FG Made-Attempted 21-46 (.457) 28-56 (.500)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-12 (.583) 5-15 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 6-12 (.500) 9-15 (.600)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 18

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