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Boiling Point


Davis leads Purdue to victory

Rapheal Davis scored a game-high 23 points to lead Purdue to a 105-69 victory against Vicenza All-Star Tuesday in Creazzo, Italy.

The Fort Wayne native went 11 of 14 from the floor. The freshman guard added five rebounds and three steals as Purdue improved to 2-1 in its four-game Italian trip. Davis was named the player of the game was awarded with a trophy for his performance.

Freshman center A.J. Hammons and freshman forward Donnie Hale both had double-doubles for the Boilermakers. Hammons had 13 points and 13 rebounds, while Hale finished with 11 points and 12 rebounds.

Sophomore guard Anthony Johnson added 14 points. Senior guard Dru Anthrop had a team-high five assists.

Senior guard/forward D.J. Byrd had nine points. Junior forward Sandi Marcius had nine points and four rebounds.

The Boilermakers shot 51.8 percent.

Purdue faces Amici del Campetto in the final game of the tour on Thursday.