NCAAB Game Recap - Nebraska-Omaha at Indiana-Purdue Fort Wayne
Thu Feb 20, 2020 7:00 PM EST

USF
54
Gonz
71
F
Oreg
72
AzSt
77
F
USC
66
Colora
70
F
OhSt
76
Iowa
85
F
SCla
75
BYU
85
F
OrSt
63
Ariz
89
F
Longw
68
USC-Up
58
F
SoFL
55
WichSt
65
F
UConn
89
Temp
93
F(2OT)
Lipsco
68
Jacksn
67
F
SthAL
78
App
70
F
KennSt
46
N AL
65
F
UMassL
84
Bingha
86
F
Stetsn
69
NJIT
78
F
UMBC
69
Albany
50
F
Presb
70
HiPt
82
F
NebOm
61
IPFW
59
F
GWebb
77
Hamp
87
F
WriSt
70
YSU
88
F
W&M
61
Tows
51
F
Vermt
63
Stony
54
F
Hartfo
63
UNH
67
F(OT)
NFla
77
Lib
82
F
Elon
70
JMU
62
F
NrthIA
64
IndSt
67
F
Hof
81
Drex
74
F
NE
48
Del
70
F
Troy
60
CoCar
90
F
NoKY
73
Clev
59
F
Belm
80
MorSt
67
F
TNSt
62
E KY
83
F
Campbl
66
ChaSo
51
F
APSU
78
SIU-E
60
F
GASt
62
TexAr
70
F
GaSo
55
TxSt
70
F
Evans
53
SIU
70
F
MSU
86
Nebras
65
F
SEMO
58
JacSt
65
F
Murr
60
E IL
63
F
TN-M
65
TNTec
78
F
Pepp
66
Portl
59
F
CSBak
58
UtVal
72
F
S UT
66
N CO
68
F
Oral
96
Denv
100
F(OT)
UNCA
64
Radf
79
F
Sac
76
E WA
77
F
NoAZ
78
Ida
61
F
UCSB
75
CS-Ful
66
F
UCDav
77
CAPoly
62
F
Stan
72
Wash
64
F
GrCan
89
Seatt
95
F
MTSt
77
PorSt
87
F
UCLA
69
Utah
58
F
HI
56
UCRiv
55
F
LoyMa
51
StMar
57
F

Feb 20, 2020, 7:00 PM EST

Final

1

2

T

Nebraska-Omaha (14-14)

34

27

61

Indiana-Purdue Fort Wayne (12-17)

34

25

59

Akinwole's late shot gets Omaha past Purdue Fort Wayne 61-59
Thu Feb 20, 2020 9:45 PM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) Ayo Akinwole made a layup with 3.4 seconds left and Nebraska Omaha held off Purdue Fort Wayne's late surge for a 61-59 victory on Thursday night.

Purdue Fort Wayne's Jarred Godfrey scored five points and Marcus DeBerry added a jumper as part of a 7-0 surge that tied the game 59-59 with 24 seconds to go before Akinwole hit the game winner.

KJ Robinson and JT Gibson scored 12 points apiece for Nebraska Omaha (14-14, 7-6 Summit League), which ended its four-game road losing streak. Matt Pile added four points, 11 rebounds and three blocks. Akinwole finished with six points and three steals.

Godfrey had 18 points to lead the Mastodons (12-17, 5-9). Matt Holba added 10 points and 10 rebounds.

The Mavericks improve to 2-0 against the Mastodons for the season. Nebraska Omaha defeated Purdue Fort Wayne 75-71 on Jan. 25. Nebraska Omaha takes on Western Illinois on the road on Saturday. Purdue Fort Wayne faces Denver at home on Wednesday.

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Leaders

Nebraska-Omaha PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
K. Robinson 12 0 1 1 2 0
J. Gibson 12 0 0 3 1 0
Indiana-Purdue Fort Wayne PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
J. Inkumsah 0 0 0 2 0 0
D. Black 0 0 0 3 0 0

Team Comparison

NebOm IPFW
Points For 61 59
Field Goals 26/67-39% 21/54-39%
Three Pointers 3/17-18% 7/30-23%
Free Throws 6/10-60% 10/13-77%
Offensive Rebounds 12 9
Defensive Rebounds 24 31
Rebounds 40 43
Blocks 4 1
Steals 10 7
Turnovers 10 19
Personal Fouls 14 16
Technical Fouls 0 0
Ejections 0 0

2019-2020 Regular Season - NebOm Leads Series 2-0

Date Result Away Pts Ldr Home Pts Ldr
Sat Jan 25 IPFW 71 @ NebOm 75 D. Carl 2 A. Akinwole 2
Thu Feb 20 NebOm 61 @ IPFW 59 M. Pile 4 D. Carl 3

Game Information

Stadium: Hilliard Gates Center, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Attendance: 846
Game Time: