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December 8, 2013

No. 16 Purdue overpowers IPFW in 91-70 win


Associated Press

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — No. 16 Purdue overpowers IPFW in 91-70 win

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Courtney Moses scored a game-high 26 points to lead four players in double figures as No. 16 Purdue overpowered Indiana-Purdue Fort Wayne in a 91-70 victory on Sunday.

KK Houser contributed 15 points and Whitney Bays had 13 for the Boilermakers (6-2), while Liza Clemons added 11 points and made it a double-double with 10 rebounds. Purdue shot 54 percent from the field, including 8 of 18 from 3-point range, and missed just one of its 20 free throws.

IPFW (4-6) battled back in the first half after a 16-3 Purdue run to trail by just five points at the break, 40-35. The Mastadons closed the gap to three early in the second half before Purdue began pulling steadily away to lead by as many as 27 points heading into the final minutes. The Boilermakers out-rebounded IPFW 35-22.

Amanda Hyde led IPFW with 17 points, six rebounds and six assists.

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