In Kansas City, Valparaiso beat IUPUI 75-70 to win the Mid-Continent Conference Tournament Tuesday. Juaquim Gomes scored 18 of his team-high 23 points to lead the Crusaders to their eighth league title in ten years. Odell Bradley, who collected the tournament MVP trophy, led all scorers with 26 points for IUPUI. St. Louis native Dan Oppland had 10 points for Valpo.