Men's Basketball Scoreboard (Jan. 2)

Men's Basketball Scoreboard (Jan. 2)

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Fort Wayne 68, Navy 63
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) - Luis Jacobo scored 22 points Wednesday night and IPFW defeated Navy 68-63.

Jacobo also had three steals and was 5 for 9 from beyond the 3-point line. Frank Gaines added 17 points and Joe Edwards scored 15 for the Mastodons (7-9), who shot 50 percent in each half.

Worth Smith and Brandon Venturini scored 17 points apiece for the Midshipmen (6-9). 

Venturini was 5 for 8 from behind the arc and Navy was 10 of 19 from long range. Overall the Midshipmen shot 49 percent.

Neither team led by more than eight points and the lead changed hands six times.

Western Illinois 39, Savannah State 35
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) - Adam Link scored 10 points and Western Illinois slipped by Savannah State 39-35, extending their winning streak to eight games.

Terell Parks had eight rebounds and blocked seven shots for the Leathernecks (11-3).

Savannah State led 23-12 at halftime. But the Tigers shot 32.6 percent from the field for the game, while Western Illinois shot 44 percent.

Khiry White led the Tigers with 10 points. Arnold Louis had eight rebounds.

Savannah State (5-8) has now lost five consecutive games.