Scores

Final

Austin Peay 67

(1-2, 0-2 away)

DePaul 98

(2-1, 2-1 home)

2:00 PM ET, November 17, 2012

Allstate Arena, Rosemont, Illinois

1 2 T
PEAY 30 3767
DEP 58 4098

Top Performers

Austin Peay: A. Campbell 17 Pts, 5 Reb

DePaul: C. Melvin 26 Pts, 8 Reb, 3 Ast, 4 Stl

DePaul 98, Austin Peay 67

Associated Press

ROSEMONT, Ill. -- Cleveland Melvin scored 26 points and Brandon Young added 17 as DePaul routed Austin Peay 98-67 on Saturday.

The Blue Demons' press forced 27 turnovers in their second game in the Cancun Challenge.

Melvin, the 2010-11 Big East rookie of the year, was 11 of 18 from the field and grabbed eight rebounds. Moses Morgan added 15 points for DePaul (2-1).

Anthony Campbell led Austin Peay (1-2) with 17 points.

The Blue Demons shot 51.3 percent from the field and 9 of 23 from 3-point range. DePaul never trailed and built a 58-30 halftime lead.

DePaul took an 8-0 lead. The Governors pulled to within 10-9, but the Blue Devils went on a 22-4 run and Melvin's 3-pointer later extended the lead to 39-16 with 6:47 left before halftime. Young hit a layup to give DePaul a 30-point lead with 1:23 remaining.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
PEAY
DEP
Points 67 98
FG Made-Attempted 21-53 (.396) 40-78 (.513)
3P Made-Attempted 4-16 (.250) 9-23 (.391)
FT Made-Attempted 21-29 (.724) 9-17 (.529)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 23 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 35

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