IUPUI 80, IU South Bend 60 (Exhibition)
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -Behind 18 points and 10 rebounds from DavRon Williams and 16 points, nine rebounds and five steals from Marcellus Barksdale, IUPUI cruised to an 80-60 victory over IU South Bend. The exhibition game marked IUPUI's first contest at the Fairgrounds Coliseum.
Josh James also scored in double figures, adding 12 points for the Jaguars, who shot nearly 52 percent and out rebounded their opponent 47-24.
IUPUI opens the Fairgrounds Coliseum officially with the first regular season game Nov. 14 against Indiana State.
North Dakota State 81, Minot State 69 (Exhibition) | Box Score
FARGO, N.D. - Defending Summit League champion North Dakota State won its exhibition opener, 81-69, over Minot State Wednesday night at Scheels Arena. The game was the first for the Bison in their temporary home during construction on the Sanford Health Athletic Complex.
Freshman guard Paul Miller led NDSU with 19 points. Senior Lawrence Alexander poured in 18 and A.J. Jacobson added 14 points.
The Bison begin the regular season Nov. 14 at nationally-ranked Texas.