Western Carolina vs Purdue

Purdue 65, W. Carolina 60

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WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) - Robbie Hummel scored 19 points to help Purdue defeat Western Carolina 65-60 on Wednesday night.

Hummel added seven rebounds and four assists. Lewis Jackson scored 15 points and Ryne Smith added nine points and six rebounds for the Boilermakers (8-2), who won their 23rd straight home game.

Purdue was coming off a loss to No. 11 Xavier in which it squandered a 19-point lead in the second half.

Harouna Mutombo had 18 points and 12 rebounds and Trey Sumler and Keaton Cole added 15 points each for Western Carolina (5-5).

Purdue shot just 39 percent from the field and made only 19 of 36 free throws. The Boilermakers got away with it because they held the Catamounts to 37 percent shooting and forced 19 turnovers.

Western Carolina, which lost by 25 at South Carolina. 32 at Iowa State and 20 at Northern Iowa, led 29-21 at the break.

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Scoreboard
Western Carolina (5-5)293160
Purdue (8-2) «214465

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Western Carolina Catamounts
T. King, F260-30-00010
T. Sumler, G406-140-081215
H. Mutombo, G335-118-13121418
B. Boggs, G172-70-03055
P. Ross, G90-20-01000
K. Cole306-100-133515
K. Hall201-20-05142
I. Hollis121-60-02203
J. Sinclair120-10-10130
T. Tankelewicz10-12-20002
Totals 21-5710-173992460
 36.8%58.8% 
Purdue Boilermakers
R. Hummel, F356-165-674319
S. Marcius, F80-10-03000
R. Smith, G333-70-06119
K. Barlow, G272-82-49256
L. Jackson, G243-69-1241115
T. Johnson253-80-34137
J. Lawson212-32-70136
A. Johnson151-31-33013
D. Byrd60-00-00020
T. Carroll60-00-10010
Totals 20-5219-3639102065
 38.5%52.8% 
Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
ETSU17-427-855
UNC-Green.16-525-1095
Furman14-523-1296
Wofford11-916-17190
Chattanooga10-919-12139
Samford10-1120-16170
Mercer9-1015-17192
Citadel5-1512-21283
W. Carolina4-159-23271
VMI3-166-24329

Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Purdue14-427-819
Wisconsin12-627-1036
Maryland12-624-934
Minnesota11-724-1020
Michigan10-826-1225
Northwestern10-824-1251
Michigan St.10-820-1550
Iowa10-819-1581
Illinois8-1020-1564
Indiana7-1018-1679
Ohio St.7-1117-1590
Penn St.6-1215-18101
Nebraska6-1212-19108
Rutgers3-1515-18172
 
Other games
Alabama 62 Final
Dayton 74
IUPUI 60 Final
Louisville 90
Colo St 64 Final
DUKE 87
Arizona 72 Final
Florida 78
S Hou St 37 Final
Tx A&M 64
GB 42 Final
Wisc 70
XAV 73 Final
Butler 61
STBN 43 Final
Illinois 48