RICHMOND, Ind. – After hitting 34 combined three-pointers in their first two games of the season the Indiana University South Bend men's hoops team went cold against No. 9 Indiana University East on Monday night hitting just four triples in an 88-68 loss, the Titans' first loss of the season.
T.J. Benner (JR/Mishawaka, Ind.) led all Titan scorers with 16 points on 5-of-8 shooting in 34 minutes. Avery Harmon (SR/Broadview, Ill.) added 10 points while Taylor Brooks (JR/Granger, Ind.) chipped in with nine.
The IU South Bend defense couldn't find an answer for the Redwolves Jacoby Claypool as he netted a game-high 24 points on 10-of-12 shooting while Lucas Huffman added 16 for IU East.
IU South Bend will return to the hardwood on Friday as they welcome the University of Akron Wayne on Friday November 4th at 7:00 p.m.