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
UNC-Green.0-03-149
Mercer0-04-272
Wofford0-03-2309
Chattanooga0-02-2218
Citadel0-02-2134
ETSU0-02-2217
Furman0-02-2138
VMI0-01-2248
Samford0-01-3128
W. Carolina0-01-395

Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Maryland0-05-0135
Penn St.0-05-071
Illinois0-04-085
Minnesota0-04-047
Ohio St.0-04-020
Purdue0-04-011
Rutgers0-04-0143
Michigan0-03-1251
Nebraska0-03-162
Michigan St.0-02-1242
Iowa0-03-2285
Northwestern0-03-2111
Indiana0-02-2254
Wisconsin0-02-2184
 
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