Saturday, February 03, 2018 1:00 am
Denver at IPFW
When: 2 p.m. today
Where: Memorial Coliseum
Records: IPFW (15-10, 4-4 Summit League), Denver (10-12, 4-4)
Radio: ESPN 1380 AM/100.9 FM
Outlook: The Mastodons are looking for back-to-back Summit League victories for the first time this season after defeating Oral Roberts 85-75 on Thursday at the Coliseum. ... Three IPFW players scored more than 20 points in the win, led by Bryson Scott's 23. John Konchar had 21 along with seven assists and five steals, and Kason Harrell scored 20. ... Scott has led the team in scoring in 18 of 25 games this season and has scored 20 or more points in 28 career games. ... Konchar grabbed his 800th career rebound in the win Thursday. He's second on the school's all-time rebound list behind Sean Gibson (1989-93) who had 965. ... Today's game is IPFW's last of the season at the Coliseum, where the Mastodons are 8-1. The lone loss was to South Dakota on Jan. 11. ... IPFW won the previous meeting with the Pioneers, 82-63 in Denver on Jan. 6. ... Denver is coming off wins over Oral Roberts (Jan. 20, 73-64), Western Illinois (Jan. 25, 70-58) and South Dakota (Jan. 27, 84-68). ... Joe Rosga leads the Pioneers in scoring with 15.6 points, ranking seventh in the conference. Daniel Amigo is behind him with 15.1 points (eighth in the conference) and a team-high 6.9 rebounds.
Up next: IPFW plays at South Dakota on Thursday.
– Aubree Reichel, The Journal Gazette