Tuesday, January 09, 2018 1:00 am
Penn State at Indiana
When: 6:30 p.m. today
Where: Assembly Hall, Bloomington
Records: Penn State (12-5, 2-2 Big Ten), Indiana (9-7, 2-2)
Radio: 1250 AM
Outlook: Indiana leads the overall series 37-11 with the last six meetings decided by an average of four points. ... The Hoosiers are coming off a 75-71 win at Minnesota. With De'Ron Davis (lower right leg) and Collin Hartman (sore right shoulder) out, freshman Justin Smith scored 20 points, including the go-ahead basket, in his second career start. ... Davis is out indefinitely, according to the official game notes, while Hartman is day-to-day. ... Robert Johnson had a career-high 28 points at Minnesota and has 1,196 points in his IU career, 37th on the all-time list. ... The Hoosiers made 8 of 19 three-point attempts (42.1 percent) against the Gophers. The Hoosiers are 6-0 this season when making eight or more 3s in a game. ...
Penn State is coming off a 78-63 home win over Northwestern. Lamar Stevens led the Nittany Lions with 30 points, Mike Watkins added 18 points and 17 rebounds and Tony Carr had 12 points. ... The last time Penn State beat IU was a 68-63 win Feb. 6, 2016.
Up next: Indiana plays host to Northwestern at 4:30 p.m. Sunday.
– Aubree Reichel, The Journal Gazette