IPFW 70, SIU-Edwardsville 55
Frank Gaines and Zach Plackemeier scored 16 points each to lead
IPFW to a 70-55 victory over Southern Illinois-Edwardsville Friday
Gaines also had eight rebounds and Plackemeier and John
Peckinpaugh each had seven for the Mastodons in the season opener
for both schools. IPFW never trailed in the contest and led 23-9
just past the midway point of the first half.
Nikola Bundalo had 14 points and 11 rebounds for the Cougars,
and Mark Yelovich had 15 points. Cornelius Chatt also had 12 points
for SIU-Edwardsville, which got no closer to IPFW than eight points
after the early going.