BLOOMINGTON — Indiana takes on Nicholls State in its second-to-last nonconference game of the 2013-14 season today. Tip is scheduled for 7 p.m. Here's a look ahead at the matchup between the Hoosiers (8-3) and the Colonels (3-5).
Last time out: Notre Dame 79, Indiana 72
TV: Big Ten Network
Radio: 1250 AM; 102.9 FM
Probable IU starting lineup: Yogi Ferrell (16.1 ppg, 3.0 rpg, 3.7 apg); Troy Williams (8.3 ppg, 5.2 rpg); Will Sheehey (10.2 ppg, 4.5 rpg, 1.7 apg); Jeremy Hollowell (8.7 ppg, 4.4 rpg, 1.6 apg); Noah Vonleh (12.4 ppg, 9.6 rpg)
News and notes
- The Hoosiers are 8-0 at home this season, although their opposition hasn't been up to snuff at Assembly Hall. Nicholls State is 326th out of 351 NCAA Division I teams in offensive and defensive efficiency according to Ken Pomeroy. You can read more about how these types of games might benefit an IU team that needs to work on the basics here.
- Assembly Hall will benefit from a historically unprecedented donation that could keep it going for another half-century. Read about the gift, and what's to come for IU Athletics in terms of fundraising, here.