IUPUI 74, Texas Southern 55
Alex Young hit five 3-point shots, Sean Esposito added four from
long range and Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
broke open a close game with a big second half for a 74-55 victory
over Texas Southern on Saturday night.
Young finished with 30 points and Esposito 12 points for the
Jaguars (2-4). Lyonell Gaines and Christian Siakam each had 10
IUPUI converted 7 of 13 3-point shots in the second half to
spark a 46-27 run after the teams were deadlocked at 28 at
IUPUI also scored 15 second-chance points, nearly double that of
the Tigers (1-4).
Texas Southern suffered a cold-shooting night, hitting just 34.4
percent of its field-goal attempts and just 11.1 on its 3-point
Omar Strong came off the bench to score 12 points for Texas