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Loyola-Chicago peels away from Valpo for 70-54 win

VALPARAISO, Ind. (AP) Clayton Custer scored 18 points with five assists and four steals and Loyola-Chicago pulled away from Valparaiso in the second half for a 70-54 win on Sunday.

Aundre Jackson added 12 points, Donte Ingram 11 and Cameron Krutwig 10. Ingram and Krutwig each had seven rebounds. Loyola-Chicago (16-4, 6-2 Missouri Valley) protected the ball with 16 assists on 27 made shots and committed just eight turnovers.

Valpo took the lead 32-31 with a 9-4 run after being down four at halftime, but Marques Townes had a jumper, Custer followed with a 3-pointer, and Jackson made a jumper and a 3 and the Ramblers were on their way. Custer buried back-to-back 3s and added a layup and the lead was 49-36.

Bakari Evelyn made a layup and a pair of free throws to reduce the deficit to 52-45 but the Crusaders couldn't get closer. Evelyn scored 19 points and Derrik Smits and Tevonn Walker each scored 14 to lead the Crusaders (11-10, 2-6), which made just 3 of 14 from 3-point range.

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Key Players
C. Custer
B. Evelyn
28.8 Min. Per Game 28.8
10.8 Pts. Per Game 10.8
2.9 Ast. Per Game 2.9
2.8 Reb. Per Game 2.8
49.6 Field Goal % 47.5
43.1 Three Point % 40.0
83.7 Free Throw % 78.4
  Defensive rebound by Lucas Williamson 14.0
  Bakari Evelyn missed 3-pt. jump shot 16.0
+ 2 Ben Richardson made reverse layup, assist by Clayton Custer 37.0
+ 2 Bakari Evelyn made finger-roll layup 1:04
+ 1 Clayton Custer made 2nd of 2 free throws 1:11
+ 1 Clayton Custer made 1st of 2 free throws 1:11
  Personal foul on Tevonn Walker 1:11
  Lost ball turnover on Micah Bradford, stolen by Ben Richardson 1:19
+ 1 Ben Richardson made 2nd of 2 free throws 1:28
+ 1 Ben Richardson made 1st of 2 free throws 1:28
  Personal foul on Max Joseph 1:28
Team Stats
Points 70 54
Field Goals 27-55 (49.1%) 21-47 (44.7%)
3-Pointers 6-14 (42.9%) 3-14 (21.4%)
Free Throws 10-14 (71.4%) 9-14 (64.3%)
Total Rebounds 34 27
Offensive 6 5
Defensive 24 19
Team 4 3
Assists 16 6
Steals 8 4
Blocks 1 4
Turnovers 8 13
Fouls 15 16
Technicals 0 0
18 PTS, 2 REB, 5 AST
19 PTS, 2 AST
12T
away team logo Loyola-Chicago 16-4 274370
home team logo Valparaiso 11-10 233154
Team Stats
away team logo Loyola-Chicago 16-4 65.6 PPG 31.7 RPG 13.8 APG
home team logo Valparaiso 11-10 66.8 PPG 36.3 RPG 13.1 APG
Key Players
13
C. Custer G 11.1 PPG 2.0 RPG 2.7 APG 43.5 FG%
4
B. Evelyn G 8.4 PPG 2.4 RPG 2.1 APG 33.6 FG%
Top Scorers
C. Custer G 18 PTS 2 REB 5 AST
B. Evelyn G 19 PTS 0 REB 2 AST
49.1 FG% 44.7
42.9 3PT FG% 21.4
71.4 FT% 64.3
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
C. Custer 18 2 5 6/12 3/3 3/4 2 31 4 0 0 1 1
D. Ingram 11 7 2 5/9 1/3 0/1 0 28 0 0 2 1 6
C. Krutwig 10 7 0 5/9 0/0 0/0 2 19 0 0 1 2 5
B. Richardson 8 1 2 2/3 0/0 4/5 2 35 2 0 2 0 1
M. Townes 8 4 2 3/6 0/1 2/2 1 31 1 1 1 0 4
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
C. Custer 18 2 5 6/12 3/3 3/4 2 31 4 0 0 1 1
D. Ingram 11 7 2 5/9 1/3 0/1 0 28 0 0 2 1 6
C. Krutwig 10 7 0 5/9 0/0 0/0 2 19 0 0 1 2 5
B. Richardson 8 1 2 2/3 0/0 4/5 2 35 2 0 2 0 1
M. Townes 8 4 2 3/6 0/1 2/2 1 31 1 1 1 0 4
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
A. Jackson 12 4 1 5/11 1/3 1/2 4 19 1 0 1 2 2
L. Williamson 3 4 1 1/3 1/3 0/0 3 16 0 0 0 0 4
C. Satterwhite 0 1 2 0/1 0/1 0/0 0 15 0 0 1 0 1
B. Skokna 0 0 1 0/1 0/0 0/0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0
C. Shanks - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Baughman - - - - - - - - - - - - -
N. DiNardi - - - - - - - - - - - - -
A. Avery - - - - - - - - - - - - -
C. Negron - - - - - - - - - - - - -
D. Boehm - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 70 30 16 27/55 6/14 10/14 15 200 8 1 8 6 24
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
B. Evelyn 19 0 2 8/14 1/4 2/4 2 35 3 0 1 0 0
T. Walker 14 4 1 6/15 2/6 0/1 4 37 0 0 2 1 3
D. Smits 14 6 1 4/6 0/0 6/8 2 31 1 2 2 2 4
M. Joseph 2 1 0 1/4 0/1 0/0 2 26 0 0 1 1 0
M. McMillan 2 0 1 1/1 0/0 0/0 1 8 0 0 1 0 0
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
B. Evelyn 19 0 2 8/14 1/4 2/4 2 35 3 0 1 0 0
T. Walker 14 4 1 6/15 2/6 0/1 4 37 0 0 2 1 3
D. Smits 14 6 1 4/6 0/0 6/8 2 31 1 2 2 2 4
M. Joseph 2 1 0 1/4 0/1 0/0 2 26 0 0 1 1 0
M. McMillan 2 0 1 1/1 0/0 0/0 1 8 0 0 1 0 0
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
M. Bradford 3 1 1 1/4 0/2 1/1 3 18 0 0 3 0 1
J. Kiser 0 6 0 0/1 0/1 0/0 1 18 0 0 1 0 6
J. Sorolla 0 2 0 0/1 0/0 0/0 0 6 0 0 0 1 1
M. Golder 0 4 0 0/1 0/0 0/0 1 21 0 2 2 0 4
P. Hazen - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Linssen - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 54 24 6 21/47 3/14 9/14 16 200 4 4 13 5 19