Scores

Final

IUPUI 70

(6-25, 1-13 Summit)

W Illinois 75

(10-19, 4-10 Summit)

    8:00 PM ET, March 1, 2014

    Western Hall, Macomb, Illinois

    1 2 T
    IUPU 28 4270
    WIU 35 4075

    Top Performers

    Iupui: I. Chiles 27 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

    Western Illinois: M. Ochereobia 23 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Blk

    Western Illinois defeats IUPUI 75-70

    Associated Press

    MACOMB, Ill. -- Michael Ochereobia reached career highs with 23 points and 10 rebounds to lead Western Illinois over IUPUI 75-70 Saturday night in a Summit League regular-season finale.

    The outcome didn't affect either team for the conference tournament. Western Illinois (10-19, 4-10) is the sixth seed and IUPUI (6-25, 1-13) the seventh.

    Ochereobia made 10 of 11 shots. Garret Covington added 18 points for Western Illinois and Jabari Sandifer 15. Sandifer made 9 of 10 free throws and the Leathernecks were 21 of 26 from the line. IUPUI made 11 of 15 free throws.

    Ian Chiles scored 27 points for the Jaguars. Khufu Najee and Elijah Ray added 14 each.

    The game was tied with 13:07 left when Western Illinois went on a 10-0 run to take the lead for good. Down three, IUPUI missed two free throws with 7.7 seconds left. Sandifer followed with two free throws for the final margin.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    IUPU
    WIU
    Points 70 75
    FG Made-Attempted 26-56 (.464) 25-46 (.543)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-12 (.583) 4-11 (.364)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-15 (.733) 21-26 (.808)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 16 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Jan 30, 2014 WIU 69, @IUPU 54Recap
    » Mar 1, 2014 @WIU 75, IUPU 70Recap