Where they’ve failed earlier in the season, the Hoosiers made plays on both ends of the court in the closing minutes against the Buckeyes to seal the victory on Sunday.
A look at Hanner Mosquera-Perea’s two lobs and Will Sheehey’s D on Aaron Craft — with some help from Mosquera-Perea — in the latest edition of Film Session:
With Indiana holding onto a five-point lead with just over three and half minutes left, Mosquera-Perea makes a pass to Yogi Ferrell on the perimeter:
Mosquera-Perea sets a ball screen on Craft for Ferrell:
On the roll, Ferrell shows no hesitation and immediately lobs it up to Mosquera-Perea:
LaQuinton Ross tries coming in off the backline to stop Mosquera-Perea at the rim, but he seems caught off guard, takes a bit of a bad angle and ends up picking up his fifth foul and has to exit the contest:
Mosquera-Perea, despite his improvements this season, isn’t the most trust-worthy Hoosier with the ball in his hands or on the catch. But his point guard showed complete faith in him here, and it paid off for IU.