Leroy Nobles scored a game-high 21 points and Alex Young added
18 to help IUPUI blow out Wisconsin-Green Bay 63-46 in the O’Reilly
Auto Parts CBE Classic on Monday.
The Jaguars (2-3) jumped out to a 19-4 lead with 10:17 left in
the first half after Nobles converted a layup with Young assisting.
IUPUI maintained the advantage until halftime, 29-15, thanks to
10-for-19 shooting (52.6 percent) in the opening half.
The Phoenix (2-3) struggled to make anything in the opening half
as they shot just 6 for 30 from the floor (20 percent). Green Bay’s
shooting improved in the second – 12 of 25 for 48 percent – but it
still wasn’t enough.
Rahmon Fletcher was the only player in double figures for the
Phoenix with 16 points on 8-of-10 shooting (80 percent) from the
Stephen Thomas added 16 points – 13 in the first half – for the
Jaguars on 3-of-5 shooting (60 percent) from 3-point range.