IPFW beats Mississippi Valley State 79-54

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) Bryson Scott scored 23 points and grabbed nine rebounds as IPFW posted its third straight win, beating Mississippi Valley State 79-54 on Saturday.

Scott was 8 of 10 from the field including three from distance for the Mastodons (4-2). Mo Evans and John Konchar added 13 points apiece. The team shot 53 percent from the field, 84.2 percent from the line and outscored MSVU in the paint 30-20.

Scott and Charles Ruise Jr. sank two 3-pointers as part of an 8-0 run late in the second period that gave the Mastodons their biggest least of the game, 68-37, with 6:12 to play and they cruised from there.

In the first period, Konchar scored eight points and Evans hit a 3 as the Mastodons surged 10-0 to lead 24-15 with 7:52 left before the break.

Darrell Riley and Isaac Williams led the winless Delta Devils (0-7) with 10 points apiece.