North Dakota State Downs IUPUI 66-60 - Match Report
Lawrence Alexander scored 17 points leading North Dakota State to a 66-60 victory over IUPUI at Bison Sports Arena on Thursday.
North Dakota State won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 22-point spread.
Taylor Braun had 14 points for North Dakota State and Jordan Aaberg chipped in with 11 points. Kory Brown had 2 assists for them, while Marshall Bjorklund was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
IUPUI got 16 points from Mitch Patton in a losing cause and another 15 points from Ja'Rob McCallum. Marcellus Barksdale contributed 4 assists for them, while Mitch Patton had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed North Dakota State were victorious, as the score was 28-22 at the break.
IUPUI had a 32-28 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.