UIC falls to IUPUI 89-69

Teyvion Kirk had 19 points and six assists for the Flames.

Coach Luke Yaklich’s Flames lost their sixth consecutive game on Friday.

Coach Luke Yaklich’s Flames lost their sixth consecutive game on Friday.

Paul Sancya/AP file photo

INDIANAPOLIS — Marcus Burk scored a season-high 36 points as IUPUI romped past Illinois-Chicago 89-69 on Friday.

Burk hit 15 of 20 shots.

Jaylen Minnett had 22 points for IUPUI (6-8, 5-8 Horizon League). Elyjah Goss scored a season-high 20 points and had 11 rebounds, and Mike DePersia had 14 assists.

Teyvion Kirk had 19 points and six assists for the Flames (8-10, 5-8), whose losing streak reached six games. Maurice Commander added 15 points and Rob Howard had 14 points.

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