Duquesne 81, IUPUI 54

Bill Clark scored 17 points and Duquesne never trailed in an

81-54 victory over IUPUI on Saturday night.

Clark also grabbed 14 rebounds for the Dukes (5-4), matching his

career best, and Damian Saunders tied the school career steals

mark, getting two to match Kenya Hunter’s 218.

Saunders also had 12 points and eight rebounds for Duquesne, and

B.J. Monteiro and Joel Wright scored 11 each.

Duquesne jumped to a 12-2 lead, with Clark getting seven of

those points, and went on to a 30-19 halftime advantage. The Dukes

then made 13 of their first 16 shots in the second half to extend

their lead to 64-30 with 10:35 to go.

Duquesne shot 49.2 percent (31 of 63) to IUPUI’s 36.4 percent

(20 of 55) and outscored the Jaguars (5-7) 20-0 on fast-break

points.

P.J. Hubert made 5 of 6 3-pointers to lead IUPUI with 15

points.