IUPU Fort Wayne vs Nebraska Omaha Final: 96-95 - Recap
IUPU Fort Wayne grabbed a 96-95 win over Nebraska Omaha on Saturday, behind a 21-point effort from Steve Forbes at Ralston Sports and Event Center.
IUPU Fort Wayne was an underdog by 3 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Luis Jacobo had 20 points for IUPU Fort Wayne and Pierre Bland chipped in with 18 points. Pierre Bland had 10 assists for them, while Steve Forbes was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Nebraska Omaha got 21 points from Marcus Tyus in a losing cause and another 20 points from CJ Carter. CJ Carter contributed 5 assists for them, while Mike Rostampour had 9 rebounds.
IUPU Fort Wayne hit the break trailing 45-43 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Nebraska Omaha as they grabbed 39 boards, while IUPU Fort Wayne only had 27.