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Final

Cent Michigan 71

(2-4, 1-3 away)

(14) Purdue 87

(7-1, 4-0 home)

1:30 PM ET, December 2, 2012

Mackey Arena, West Lafayette, Indiana

1 2 T
CMU 31 4071
#14PUR 49 3887

Top Performers

Central Michigan: C. Bradford 18 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Purdue: S. Ostarello 23 Pts, 9 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

Sam Ostarello, No. 14 Purdue skate past Central Michigan

Associated Press

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Sam Ostarello had 23 points and nine rebounds Sunday to help No. 14 Purdue defeat Central Michigan 87-71.

KK Houser added 19 points and five assists for the Boilermakers (7-1). Taylor Manuel scored 12 points, making all five of her field-goal attempts, and grabbed nine rebounds.

Purdue led 49-31 at halftime and shot 49 percent from the field. The Boilermakers were 50 percent from 3-point range, 7 of 14, with Houser hitting 3 of 5 attempts. Purdue was also 26 of 31 from the free-throw line.

Crystal Bradford led the Chippewas (2-4) with 18 points. Jessica Green scored 15 and Brandie Baker and Jas'Mine Bracey added 11 points apiece for Central Michigan, which lost earlier in the week to No. 5 Notre Dame, 72-63.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
CMU
PUR
Points 71 87
FG Made-Attempted 27-68 (.397) 27-55 (.491)
3P Made-Attempted 4-19 (.211) 7-14 (.500)
FT Made-Attempted 13-21 (.619) 26-31 (.839)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 23

Game Leaders

 
CMU
PUR
PointsC. Bradford 18S. Ostarello 23
ReboundsC. Bradford 7S. Ostarello 9
AssistsJ. Bracey 3K. Houser 5
StealsK. Tamm 2K. Houser 2
BlocksB. Baker 1D. Mingo 2

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