IUPU Fort Wayne vs Nebraska Omaha Final: 86-82 - Recap
|IUPU Fort Wayne vs Nebraska Omaha Final: 86-82 - Recap|
Joe Reed scored 20 points leading IUPU Fort Wayne to an 86-82 victory over Nebraska Omaha at Memorial Coliseum on Thursday.
IUPU Fort Wayne won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 5-point spread.
IUPU Fort Wayne got 15 points from Mo Evans and another 13 points from Joe Edwards. Pierre Bland contributed 4 assists, while Joe Reed cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Nebraska Omaha got 28 points from Justin Simmons in a losing cause and another 19 points from John Karhoff. CJ Carter contributed 6 assists for them, while Mike Rostampour had 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Nebraska Omaha were victorious, as the score was 44-38 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Nebraska Omaha as they grabbed 36 boards, while IUPU Fort Wayne only had 31.