Fairfield vs Indiana State

Indiana St. 72, Fairfield 66

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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Dwayne Lathan and Myles Walker scored 16 points each as Indiana State beat Fairfield 72-66 in the third-place game at the Old Spice Classic on Sunday.

Jake Odum, Jordan Printy and R.J. Mahurin added 10 points apiece for Indiana State (6-1), which is off to its best start since 2005-06 when the Sycamores opened the season by winning eight games in a row. Odum also had 12 assists.

Fairfield (3-4) got 21 points from Rakim Sanders, who averaged 19 points in the Stags' first two tournament games.

Odum's driving layup 2 1/2 minutes into the second half extended Indiana State's lead to 43-27. Lathan had a layup, off a nifty pass by Odum during a three-on-one, to make it 53-35 with 11:42 to play.

Sanders made a basket and hit two free throws in the final minute of play to get Fairfield within 69-66.

Lathan made two free throws with 21 seconds left to make it 71-66.

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Fairfield (3-4)264066
Indiana State (6-1) «383472

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Fairfield Stags
R. Sanders, F327-155-773121
M. Barrow, F232-30-03204
R. Olander, C192-50-01124
D. Wade, G302-80-03134
D. Needham, G234-70-001211
K. Matthews193-62-43018
S. Crawford180-25-53135
C. Nickerson151-31-22254
J. Fields111-20-01212
A. Jones101-21-21023
Totals 23-5314-2026132066
 43.4%70% 
Indiana State Sycamores
M. Walker, C337-122-260216
J. Odum, G342-76-91012410
S. McWhorter, G313-100-01327
J. Printy, G313-62-211110
D. Lathan, G176-104-481416
R. Mahurin204-50-030210
J. Gant141-20-02103
L. Eitel90-20-11010
K. Doluony60-00-02010
J. Kitchell50-00-00000
Totals 26-5414-1836181772
 48.1%77.8% 
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Rider10-1018-15197
Canisius10-1018-16167
Quinnipiac7-1310-21272
Niagara6-1410-23275
Manhattan5-1510-22263
Marist5-158-24276

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Illinois St.17-128-733
So. Illinois9-917-16145
N. Iowa9-914-16162
Loyola-Chi.8-1018-14182
Missouri St.7-1117-16209
Bradley7-1113-20220
Evansville6-1216-17188
Indiana St.5-1311-20233
Drake5-137-24314
 
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