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Max Landis scored 30 points on 9-for-13 shooting and passed out seven assists to help IPFW hold off Denver 88-84 Saturday night and maintain a share of first place in the Summit conference standings with South Dakota State.
Byrd finished with a career high 28 points shooting 10-for-19_8 for 12 from 3.
Denver set a school record with 20 3-pointers made in 32 attempts (62.5 percent).
Damian Jones helped stake Vanderbilt to a double-digit first half lead and finished with 17 points and nine rebounds in the Commodores' 86-57 rout of Auburn on Saturday.
Jones, who had 15 points by halftime, made 8 of 12 shots and only played seven minutes in the second half.
The short-handed Tigers (9-15, 3-9) lost their seventh straight game.
Leading scorer Kareem Canty, who had been suspended indefinitely, announced Thursday night that he was leaving school to turn pro.
Without him, the 250-pound Cinmeon Bowers started as the point guard.
Luke Kornet, who had Vandy's second triple double in the initial meeting of the season, had five points, seven rebounds and two blocked shots.
The St. John ambulance service reported that several people had suffered minor injuries from falls as they ran from the quake.
New Zealand sits on the "Ring of Fire," an arc of seismic faults around the Pacific Ocean where earthquakes are common.
Borowiecki's feet and stick got tangled with those of Columbus' Brandon Saad while the two battled for possession near the boards by Ottawa's goal.
After Saad took possession, Borowiecki's momentum caused him to lose his balance and careen face first into the board.
President Barack Obama declared Saturday night he would seek to fill the Supreme Court seat left vacant by the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, charging into a heated and likely prolonged election-year fight with Republicans in Congress.
The court has already heard — but not decided — big cases involving immigration, abortion, affirmative action and public employee unions.
Obama's remarks followed those of Republicans who wasted little time Saturday night, as news of Scalia's unexpected death spread, arguing that Obama should leave the choice to his successor.
"The American people should have a voice in the selection of their next Supreme Court justice," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said.
 this vacancy should not be filled until we have a new president.
The court faces a crowded docket of politically charged cases that were certain to resonate in the presidential campaign on issues such as immigration, abortion, affirmative action, labor unions and Obama's health care law.