Scores

Final

Bethune-Cookman 64

(2-4, 1-4 away)

Valparaiso 77

(5-1, 4-0 home)

    8:00 PM ET, November 24, 2012

    Athletics-Recreation Center, Valparaiso, Indiana

    1 2 T
    COOK 28 3664
    VALP 44 3377

    Top Performers

    Bethune-Cookman: A. Smith 17 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Stl, 3 Blk

    Valparaiso: R. Broekhoff 30 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Valparaiso 77, Bethune-Cookman 64

    Associated Press

    VALPARAISO, Ind. -- Ryan Broekhoff scored a career-high 30 points -- 26 of them in the first half -- and Valparaiso cruised past Bethune Cookman 77-64 on Saturday night in a Joe Cipriano Nebraska Classic regional final.

    Broekhoff, a senior, was 8 of 11 from the field, including three 3-pointers, and made all 11 of his free throws. His previous best was 26 points against Detroit on Feb. 2.

    Kevin Van Wijk added 19 points and Will Bogan had 11 for the Crusaders (5-1), who opened the game on a 23-5 run and maintained a double-digit lead the rest of the way. Valparaiso shot 55 percent from the field.

    Adrien Coleman led the Wildcats (2-4) with 19 points, Alex Smith had 17 and Kevin Dukes scored 16, including all four of his team's 3-pointers. Bethune-Cookman lost despite turning 18 Valparaiso turnovers into 26 points.

    The Crusaders dominated the boards, outrebounding the Wildcats 33-19.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    COOK
    VALP
    Points 64 77
    FG Made-Attempted 24-48 (.500) 23-42 (.548)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-11 (.364) 8-15 (.533)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-22 (.545) 23-31 (.742)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 1 22

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