Recap - IUPU Fort Wayne Defeats UMKC 65-60
Frank Gaines scored 16 points leading IUPU Fort Wayne to a 65-60 victory over UMKC at Municipal Auditorium on Thursday.
IUPU Fort Wayne won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as favorites.
Joe Reed had 12 points for IUPU Fort Wayne and Mario Hines chipped in with 11 points. Pierre Bland had 4 assists for them, while Mario Hines was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
UMKC got 19 points from Fred Chatmon in a losing cause and another 15 points from Estan Tyler. Nate Rogers contributed 3 assists for them, while Fred Chatmon had 10 rebounds.
IUPU Fort Wayne led at halftime, 34-26.
UMKC won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 31-29.