Toledo 73, IPFW 72
Jake Barnett made a layup with 11 seconds left and Mouhamed Lo
blocked a shot to lift Toledo past IPFW 73-72 on Thursday
The Rockets (3-4) led 69-61 before a 9-2 run pulled the
Mastodons (2-5) within 71-70 on two free throws by Jeremy Mixon
with 1:14 left. Mixon, who had six points during the run, made a
layup on IPFW’s next possession for its first lead since 6:30 left
in the first half.
Toledo led 42-35 at halftime after shooting 58.3 percent from
3-point range (7 of 12), including 3 of 3 from long range from Jay
Shunnar and Barnett finished with 16 points and Lo added 15
points on 7 of 7 shooting for the Rockets.
The Mastodons, who were outrebounded 16-11 in the first half,
won the battle of the boards 17-13 in the second.
IPFW’s Deilvez Yearby had 11 points and 10 rebounds in the first
half and finished with 16 and 12.