EMU "Ice Man" Classic - IUPU Fort Wayne vs Eastern Michigan Recap - Eastern Michigan Wins 60-47
Eastern Michigan earned a 60-47 victory over IUPU Fort Wayne on Saturday, getting 17 points from Derek Thompson at EMU Convocation Center.
Eastern Michigan won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3.5-point spread as favorites.
Glenn Bryant had 11 points for Eastern Michigan and Daylen Harrison chipped in with 8 points. Daylen Harrison had 2 assists for them, while Daylen Harrison was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
IUPU Fort Wayne got 17 points from Frank Gaines in a losing cause and another 10 points from Luis Jacobo. Isaiah McCray contributed 3 assists for them, while Mario Hines had 9 rebounds.
Eastern Michigan hit the break leading 32-27 before taking care of business in the second half.
IUPU Fort Wayne won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-32.