Scores

Final

IPFW 65

(21-9, 9-4 Summit)

W Illinois 56

(9-19, 3-10 Summit)

    8:00 PM ET, February 27, 2014

    Western Hall, Macomb, Illinois

    1 2 T
    IPFW 29 3665
    WIU 22 3456

    Top Performers

    IPFW: L. Jacobo 19 Pts, 11 Reb, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Western Illinois: A. Link 10 Pts, 6 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Blk

    Jacobo leads IPFW over Western Illinois 65-56

    Associated Press

    MACOMB, Ill. -- Luis Jacobo scored 19 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead Indiana-Purdue Fort Wayne to a 65-56 victory Thursday night over Western Illinois.

    Mike Miklusak hit a 3-pointer to pull Western Illinois within two points, 56-54 with 3:45 to play. IPFW closed on a 9-2 run, including five points by Isaiah McCray and two by Jacobo, to seal it for the Mastodons.

    Jacobo was 4 of 10 from the field and a perfect 8 of 8 from the line. Joe Reed scored 11 points and Steve Forbes added 10 for IPFW (21-9, 9-4 Summit), which is tied with South Dakota State for second place.

    Jabari Sandifer scored 14 points and had four assists to lead Western Illinois (9-19, 3-10). Garret Covington scored 13 points and Adam Link added 10 points with four assists for the Leathernecks, who have lost seven straight.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    IPFW
    WIU
    Points 65 56
    FG Made-Attempted 20-47 (.426) 17-44 (.386)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-19 (.421) 5-13 (.385)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-25 (.680) 17-24 (.708)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 22 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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    Feb 1, 2014 @IPFW 77, WIU 64Recap
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