Arop, Odum lead Indiana State past IUPUI 75-61
Manny Arop and Jake Odum scored 18 points apiece as Indiana State defeated IUPUI 75-61 Saturday night.
The Sycamores (5-3) outrebounded IUPUI 40-25 - Arop had nine boards and Odum eight - and shot 50 percent from the field, including 6 of 13 on 3-point attempts.
Jordan Shanklin led IUPUI (4-9) with 19 points. Donovan Gibbs and Mitchell Patton added 12 each.
Indiana State scored the first six points of the second half to open up a 12-point lead. After the Jaguars pulled back within six on a Shanklin 3-pointer with 9:02 remaining, the Sycamores scored 12 straight points to take a 70-52 lead with 5:22 left.
Khristian Smith scored the first six points of that run and finished with 10. R.J. Mahurin added 12 points for Indiana State and Dawon Cummings had seven assists.
(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)