After a two-week quarantine, the Purple Aces Men's Basketball team steps up to sweep conference foe Valpo in a Sunday/Monday series at Ford Center.
Despite an 18-point win Sunday coach Todd Lickliter and friends were down 16-points early Monday night.
Evansville was able to cut the deficit to 9-points at the half, before taking the lead for good with five minutes left in regulation.
The Purple Aces pulling away late, winning 58-51.
The Aces were led in scoring by redshirt senior Jax Levich with 11-points.
Evansville now 8-and-8 on the season and 6-and-4 in the Missouri Valley Conference.
The Aces are now in 3rd place in the conference standings, ahead of their road trip to Loyola Saturday and Sunday.