Wright State tops IUPUI 71-56 in Horizon tourney

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Bill Wampler came off the bench to score 18 points to carry Wright State to a 71-56 win over IUPUI in the quarterfinals of the Horizon Conference Tournament on Tuesday night.

Wampler made 4 of 6 3-pointers.

Loudon Love had 13 points and nine rebounds for Wright State (20-12). Skyelar Potter added 12 points. Malachi Smith had 11 points for the home team.

Jaylen Minnett had 17 points for the Jaguars (16-16). D.J. McCall added six rebounds. Ahmed Ismail had three blocks.

Camron Justice was held to only 8 points. The Jaguars’ leading scorer entering the contest at 19 points per game, he failed to make a shot from behind the arc (0 of 4).