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IPFW beats IUPUI 80-79 in overtime

IPFW beats IUPUI 80-79 in overtime

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) Frank Gaines scored 29 points, including two free throws with 3 seconds to play in overtime, and IPFW defeated IUPUI 80-79 Saturday night.

The Mastodons (10-13, 3-6 Summit) made 12 of 19 3-pointers, or 63 percent, to help offset IUPUI's 63 percent overall accuracy from the field. Gaines was 6 of 9 from 3-point range.

Luis Jacobo had 13 points, including three 3s, for IPFW. Joe Edwards scored 12 points and Michael Kibiloski scored 10.

Mitchell Patton scored 25 points to lead IUPUI, including the last four points of regulation to tie the game at 65. Donovan Gibbs had 17 points and Greg Rice scored 16.

The Jaguars (6-18, 1-9) have lost eight in a row, including Thursday's 89-71 defeat at Oakland when the Golden Grizzlies' Travis Bader scored a NCAA season-high 47 points.

IUPUI's last win was over IPFW on Dec. 27 in Indianapolis.

Blair scores 21 to lift Georgetown over SMU

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Blair scores 21 to lift Georgetown over SMU

DALLAS — Jahvon Blair matched his career-high with 21 points as Georgetown defeated SMU 91-74 on Saturday night.

Mac McClung had 19 points and seven assists for Georgetown (6-3). Omer Yurtseven added 19 points and Jamorko Pickett had 11 for the visitors.

Kendric Davis had 17 points for the Mustangs (8-1), whose eight-game season-opening winning streak ended. Feron Hunt added 17 points. Tyson Jolly had 16 points and six rebounds.

Georgetown plays Syracuse at home next Saturday. SMU takes on Georgia on the road next Friday.

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VCU rides impressive second half to take down Old Dominion

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VCU rides impressive second half to take down Old Dominion

RICHMOND, Va. — Marcus Santos-Silva posted 13 points as VCU topped Old Dominion 69-57 on Saturday night.

Issac Vann had 10 points for VCU (7-2). Marcus Evans added 10 points. De'Riante Jenkins had six rebounds for the hosts.

Malik Curry had 11 points for the Monarchs (3-7), who have now lost six games in a row. Xavier Green added 11 points. Dajour Dickens had 10 points, 10 rebounds and three blocks.

VCU plays Missouri State at home next Sunday. Old Dominion matches up against Illinois on the road next Saturday.

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