Chicago St. 63, IPFW 57
Lee Fisher had a double-double and Chicago State closed the game
with a 17-2 run to defeat IPFW 63-57 in a nonconference game
Fisher scored 19 points and grabbed 13 rebounds for the Cougars
(3-20), who broke a three-game losing streak.
Jacobby Anderson added 11 points and Ardarius Simmons 10 for
Chicago State of the Great West Conference, which defeated IPFW for
the first time in school history, having been 0-5.
Trey McCorkle paced the Mastodons (10-14) with 21 points. Frank
Gaines scored 16 for IPFW, a Summit League team that dropped its
fourth in a row.
The Mastodons led 55-46 with 4 minutes to go. But then Fisher’s
basket started the 17-2 run on which the Cougars finished the
Simmons’ 3-pointer with 1:47 left gave Chicago State the lead
for good at 56-55.