Scores

Final

IUPUI 82

(2-4, 0-1 away)

Lamar 86

(1-4, 0-0 home)

4:30 PM ET, November 20, 2012

1 2 T
IUPU 39 4382
LAM 37 4986

Top Performers

IUPUI: M. Patton 27 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Blk

Lamar: D. Minor 22 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

Lamar 86, IUPUI 82

Associated Press

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -- Donley Minor scored 22 points to lead five other Lamar teammates in double-figures and Donnell Minton hit clutch, late free throws as the Cardinals edged IUPUI 86-82 Tuesday in an NIT Season Tip-Off consolation game.

All five Lamar starters finished in double figures, Stan Brown scoring 12 points and Rhon Mitchell, Amos Wilson and Minton getting 10 apiece. Keilan Blanks came off the bench for Lamar (1-4) to add 12.

IUPUI (2-4), behind 27 points from center Michael Patton and 20 from guard John Hart, led 39-37 at halftime and, after a 7-0 run, 70-61 with 5:59 remaining. But Lamar went on a 15-4 run to lead 76-74 on consecutive layups by Minor.

With the Cardinals leading 80-77 with 0:32 remaining, Minton went to the line three straight times and sank six straight free throws.

For IUPUI, Patton was 11 of 14 from the floor, and Hart 8 of 11.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
IUPU
LAM
Points 82 86
FG Made-Attempted 33-60 (.550) 34-69 (.493)
3P Made-Attempted 5-11 (.455) 4-11 (.364)
FT Made-Attempted 11-13 (.846) 14-17 (.824)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
Largest Lead 12 5

2012-13 Season

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