Share the Score

Eastern Illinois edges IPFW 68-67
Sunday, Nov 18, 2012

YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP)—Sherman Blanford scored 17 points, including the deciding basket with 21 seconds to play, and Eastern Illinois defeated IPFW 68-67 on Sunday.

The game was part of the Ice Man Classic at Eastern Michigan University.

Josh Piper scored 12 points for the Panthers (2-3), and Malcolm Herron and Morris Woods added 11 points apiece. Blanford had seven rebounds to lead EIU.

Kevin Harden led all scorers with 22 points for the Mastadons (2-3). Frank Gaines had 15 points and Mario Hines scored 10 for IPFW.

The game featured 11 ties and 12 lead changes. Eastern Illinois built an early 11-point lead but IPFW drew within 34-33 at halftime.

Related Articles

Top Performers

 Top Performers
Kevin Harden Kevin Harden
8-12,  22 Pts
3 Rebs, 0 Assists
 Eastern Illinois
Sherman Blanford Sherman Blanford
8-14,  17 Pts
7 Rebs, 2 Assists

Team Stat Leaders


Conference Scoreboard

Sunday, Nov 18