South Dakota vs. IPFW: Recap and Stats

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South Dakota vs. IPFW: Recap and Stats
South Dakota 60
(7-12, 2-8 away)
IPFW 62
(9-11, 8-0 home)
Venue: Allen County War Memorial Coliseum
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, January 17, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
South Dakota 30 30 60
IPFW 26 36 62
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
South Dakota J Myles 15 T Gruis 5 J Myles 2
IPFW F Gaines 18 M Hines 5 I McCray 2

On Thursday, January 17th, IPFW took on South Dakota and just barely slipped by the Coyotes 62-60 in conference play. Luis Jacobo led the Mastodons and put up 13 points and four rebounds. Michael Kibiloski had seven points and added five rebounds. Trevor Gruis finished with a game-high 15 points and seven rebounds (4 Ast 3 Blk) for the Coyotes. Next up for IPFW (9-11, 2-4 Summit League) is Missouri-Kansas City (5-14, 2-5 Summit League) on Saturday, January 19th at home.

IPFW Game Notes

  • The Mastodons have won 5 close games this season (a win by 5 or fewer points). Since 2007, IPFW has won 31 close games.
  • The Mastodons have won 88% of the time this season (7-1) after recording 24 or more field goals made.
  • IPFW has won 78% of the time this season (7-2) when its field goal percentage has been 42.9% or better.
  • IPFW has won 75% of the time this season (6-2) when opponents record 10 or fewer assists.
  • This season IPFW has won 78% of the time (7-2) when Luis Jacobo has 13 points or more.
  • IPFW set season lows for three-pointers and three-point percentage.
  • This is the 2nd win of the season where the Mastodons came back after being down at halftime.
  • This is the 6th game at home this season--IPFW has a 21.8 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
  • The top two scorers (Frank Gaines and Luis Jacobo) accounted for 43.5% of the points.
  • Frank Gaines has led the team in scoring in 11 out of 20 games this season.
  • Mario Hines has led the team in rebounding in 9 out of 20 games this season.
  • Frank Gaines has 5 straight double-digit point games.
  • Joseph Edwards had a career high with 6 field goals made.

South Dakota Game Notes

  • The Coyotes have lost 4 times this season in games decided by 5 or fewer points. Since 2007, South Dakota has lost 17 close games.
  • The top two scorers (Trevor Gruis and Brandon Bos) accounted for 45.0% of the points.
  • The top two rebounders (Trevor Gruis and Tyler Flack) accounted for 45.1% of the rebounds.
  • Trevor Gruis has led the team in scoring 4 times and in rebounding 8 times in 19 games this season.
  • Trevor Gruis has 3 straight double-digit point games.
  • Brandon Bos has 6 straight double-digit point games.
USD PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
ATrevor Gruis401574133
B-Steve Tecker22840001
B-Brandon Bos271222002
B-Tyler Flack28671113
C+Juevol Myles30931201
CJordan Boots34622003
DKarim Rowson15400002
-Eric Robertson4000000
IPFW PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
BLuis Jacobo331341100
BM. Kibiloski17750112
BMario Hines30661210
B-Pierre Bland26445001
B-Joseph Edwards251230000
C+Isaiah McCray17413202
C+Frank Gaines371420104
CJoe Reed15230101

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