Judson University took control of the game early as they led at the break 30-18. The Titans struggled from the field in the first half as they shot just 25% while the Eagles hit on 57%.
In the second half, the Titans found their stroke. Junior Jake Berger scored four straight points to cut the Eagle's lead to six with seven minutes to go. The Eagles went on another run to push the lead back up to six. Sophomore Kyle Heatherly would score on a layup to cut Judson University lead to four with just four minutes remaining. Then two more big free throws came from Sophomore Alanzo Bass to answer another Eagle run. The Titans would tie the game 51-51 on a put-back from Junior Jake Berger near the 3 minute mark.
Judson College held off the Titans by getting key stops and making timely free throws, as they ended the game on a 9-3 run. The Eagles were lead by Deon Thomas who scored 14 points and Josh Edwards who finished with 12 points.
IUSB was lead by Kyle Heatherly who finished with 14 points and Steven Heatherly with 13 points. Alanzo Bass had a good floor game as well. He finished with 7 points, 4 assists, 3 blocks, and 3 steals.
The Titans will be on the road this Saturday, February 12, as they take on Robert Morris University. Tip-off is set for 9 p.m. EST.