facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

COL BKB: Louisville 90, IUPUI 60

Dec. 7, 2011 at 9:48 PM   |   Comments

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Dec. 7 (UPI) -- Chris Smith ignited a second-half outburst Wednesday that carried No. 4 Louisville to a 90-60 victory over Indiana-Purdue-Indianapolis.

The Cardinals remained unbeaten in eight games, but were not able to break away until a Smith-led surge early in the second period. Louisville had only a 50-45 lead with 14:07 remaining, and then went on a 22-4 run to crush the Jaguars.

Smith scored 12 of his 19 points during that stretch. Gorgui Dieng added 18 points and 12 rebounds for the Cardinals, who began the evening as one of 14 unbeaten teams remaining in major college basketball.

Dieng hit all eight of his field goal attempts and Louisville shot 55 percent as a team.

Stephen Thomas scored 14 points to lead IUPUI.

Topics: Chris Smith
© 2011 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Featured UPI Collection
trending
2014: The Year in Music [PHOTOS]

2014: The Year in Music [PHOTOS]

Most Popular
1
Watch: ESPN's Hannah Storm tears up in outrage over Ray Rice and state of the NFL Watch: ESPN's Hannah Storm tears up in outrage over Ray Rice and state of the NFL
2
Adrian Peterson reinstated, expected to lineup for Vikings on Sunday against Saints Adrian Peterson reinstated, expected to lineup for Vikings on Sunday against Saints
3
Untapable brings celebrity to Cotillion Stakes
4
2013-14 college football bowl results 2013-14 college football bowl results
5
COL BKB: Indiana 93, Iowa 86
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback