Franklin, Ind. - DePauw shot 52.3 percent from the floor and held a 47-30 rebounding advantage on the way to an 85-67 win at Franklin. The Tigers moved to 1-0, while the Grizzlies dropped to 1-1.
The Tigers trailed by as many as seven early in the opening half before drawing even at 16-16. Later DePauw put together an 11-0 run to take a 29-20 lead. The Tigers closed the half on an 11-3 run and took a 48-35 lead into the intermission. DePauw's lead reached as many as 21 late in the second half.
Nolan Ginther paced five DePauw double-figure scorers with 15. Cole Jenkins, Nick Felke, Ken Decker and Matthew Godfrey each had 10. Sam Gutierrez paced Franklin with 21, while Danny Goggans added 13 and Kale Morris 11.
DePauw travels to Illnois College where they'll face Blackburn at 4 p.m. CST on Friday.