Recap - IUPU Fort Wayne Defeats South Dakota 62-60

Recap - IUPU Fort Wayne Defeats South Dakota 62-60

IUPU Fort Wayne earned a 62-60 victory over South Dakota on Thursday, getting 14 points from Frank Gaines at Memorial Coliseum.

IUPU Fort Wayne won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 7-point spread.

Luis Jacobo had 13 points for IUPU Fort Wayne and Joe Edwards chipped in with 12 points. Pierre Bland had 5 assists for them, while Mario Hines was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.

South Dakota got 15 points from Trevor Gruis in a losing cause and another 12 points from Brandon Bos. Trevor Gruis contributed 4 assists for them, while Trevor Gruis had 7 rebounds.

IUPU Fort Wayne trailed at halftime, 30-26.

South Dakota won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 31-29.