Recap - IUPU Fort Wayne Defeats Eastern Illinois 86-65
|Recap - IUPU Fort Wayne Defeats Eastern Illinois 86-65|
Eastern Illinois was run off the court by IUPU Fort Wayne on Saturday as they blasted them 86-65 at Memorial Coliseum.
IUPU Fort Wayne won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 12-point spread as favorites.
IUPU Fort Wayne got 20 points from Steve Forbes and another 18 points from Luis Jacobo. Joe Edwards contributed 4 assists, while Steve Forbes cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Eastern Illinois got 16 points from Alex Austin in a losing cause and another 12 points from Sherman Blanford. Dennis Green contributed 4 assists for them, while Sherman Blanford had 5 rebounds.
IUPU Fort Wayne led at halftime, 54-39.
IUPU Fort Wayne won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-30.