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Balanced Attack Leads Thunderbirds Past Jaguars

Last updated on Friday, February 18, 2011

(INDIANAPOLIS, IN) - Five Southern Utah players scored in double-figures as the Thunderbirds defeated the IUPUI Jaguars 80-68 in Indianapolis.

Jake Nielson led the Thunderbirds with 15 points as Southern Utah won for just the second time in their last eleven games against the Jaguars.

Leroy Nobles scored a game-high 21 points for IUPUI with Alex Young adding 14 as the Jags drop to 16-12, 10-5 in the Summit League.

The loss drops IUPUI a half-game behind second-place Oral Roberts in the conference standings.

The Jaguars play their final home game of the regular season on Saturday when they welcome UMKC.

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