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What to Expect: Purdue at Indiana

  • Alex Bozich 22 hours ago  
 

Indiana will try to knock off the nation’s No. 1 team when it hosts Purdue on Saturday at Assembly Hall. The Boilermakers are 22-1 overall, 11-1 in the Big Ten and have won nine straight games. Saturday’s game will tip ...

Missing the X-factor: Inadequate guard play dooms Indiana in loss at Maryland

  • William McDermott 02/01/2023 8:47 am  
 

With 5:30 to play at the Xfinity Center, Indiana’s Jalen Hood-Schifino had the ball in his hands with a chance to make it a one-possession game for the first time since the opening three minutes of the second half. The ...

At the Buzzer: Maryland 66, Indiana 55

  • Alex Bozich 01/31/2023 11:20 pm  
 

Quick thoughts on a 66-55 loss against Maryland: How it happened Indiana had a strong start on Tuesday night at the Xfinity Center. The Hoosiers handled the pressure early on and looked confident against the Terps zone. After a Kaleb ...

What to Expect: Indiana at Maryland

  • Alex Bozich 01/31/2023 6:18 am  
 

Indiana will take its five-game winning streak on the road Tuesday night to College Park. The Hoosiers will take on Maryland at the Xfinity Center. The Terps are 14-7 overall and 5-5 in Big Ten play.  Tuesday’s game will tip ...

At the Buzzer: Indiana 86, Ohio State 70

  • Alex Bozich 01/28/2023 10:16 pm  
 

Quick thoughts on an 86-70 win against Ohio State: How it happened It was a well-played first half in Bloomington by Ohio State and Indiana until the final three and a half minutes. That’s when Indiana kicked it into another ...

What to Expect: Ohio State at Indiana

  • Alex Bozich 01/27/2023 9:23 pm  
 

Indiana will seek its fifth straight victory when it hosts Ohio State on Saturday night at Assembly Hall. The Buckeyes are 11-9 overall and 3-6 in Big Ten play. Saturday’s game will tip at 8 p.m. ET on FOX: Indiana ...

At the Buzzer: Indiana 61, Minnesota 57

  • Alex Bozich 01/25/2023 11:16 pm  
 

Quick thoughts on a 61-57 win at Minnesota: How it happened The circumstances on Wednesday in Minneapolis were abnormal. Mike Woodson didn’t make the trip due to a recent COVID-19 diagnosis. Minnesota’s leading scorer, Dawson Garcia, was out with an ...

What to Expect: Indiana at Minnesota

  • Alex Bozich 01/25/2023 6:41 am  
 

Indiana will try for its fourth-straight win when it travels to Minnesota on Wednesday night. The Golden Gophers are 7-11 overall and 1-7 in Big Ten play. Wednesday’s game will tip at 9 p.m. ET on BTN: After a 10-1 ...

At the Buzzer: Indiana 82, Michigan State 69

  • Alex Bozich 01/22/2023 2:10 pm  
 

Quick thoughts on an 82-69 win against Michigan State: How it happened Michigan State came out firing on Sunday afternoon at Assembly Hall. Joey Hauser had the hot hand early, scoring 11 of the first 17 points for the Spartans. ...

What to Expect: Michigan State at Indiana

  • Alex Bozich 01/21/2023 1:03 pm  
 

Indiana will seek its third straight conference win when it hosts Michigan State on Sunday afternoon at Assembly Hall. The Spartans are 13-6 overall and 5-3 in the Big Ten. Sunday’s game will tip at 12 p.m. ET on CBS: ...

At the Buzzer: Indiana 80, Illinois 65

  • Alex Bozich 01/19/2023 10:52 pm  
 

Quick thoughts on an 80-65 win at Illinois: How it happened Indiana fell behind 4-0 early, prompting Mike Woodson to call for an early timeout. The Hoosiers responded by scoring the next 12 points to grab an eight-point lead at ...

What to Expect: Indiana at Illinois

  • Alex Bozich 01/18/2023 11:30 am  
 

Indiana returns to action on Thursday when it takes on Illinois at the State Farm Center. The Fighting Illini have won four straight and are 13-5 overall and 4-3 in the Big Ten. Thursday’s game will tip at 8:30 p.m. ...

At the Buzzer: Indiana 63, Wisconsin 45

  • Alex Bozich 01/14/2023 3:04 pm  
 

Quick thoughts on a 63-45 win against Wisconsin: How it happened It was an offensive struggle in the first half for Indiana and Wisconsin. The two teams combined for 41 points and neither team led by four points. The Hoosiers ...