FORT WAYNE, Ind. -- Deilvez Yearby was one blocked shot short of a triple-double Saturday night as IPFW defeated UMKC 78-69.
Yearby had 12 points, 10 rebounds and nine blocks for the Mastodons (8-9, 3-4 Summit). Their leading scorer, Jeremy Mixon, had 17 points in 16 minutes, with 11 of them coming in the first half when IPFW built a 36-28 lead.
Trey McKinney-Jones was the only player in double figures with 12 points for UMKC (8-9, 2-4). The Kangaroos had four players with eight points, including LaTreze Mushatt who led UMKC with nine rebounds.