IPFW beats Centenary 68-64

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SHREVEPORT, La. (AP)—Jeremy Mixon scored 20 points and Indiana University-Purdue University at Fort Wayne hit four free throws in the game’s final 20 seconds to hold on for a 68-64 win over Centenary on Saturday.

David Carson’s three-point play put IPFW ahead 63-49 with just over three minutes remaining, but it would be IPFW’s last field goal of the game. Centenary rallied with a 13-1 run during the next 2:41, capped by Gary Redus’ layup that pulled the Gentlemen within 64-62 with 22 seconds left.

IPFW would hit 4 of 6 free throws the rest of the way to seal the win.

Carson finished with 15 points, Deilvez Yearby had 13 and Nick Daniels added 11 for the Mastodons (7-10, 2-4 Summit Conference).

Nick Stallings led the Gentlemen (3-14, 1-4) with 18 points.

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