Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 10/26/14
Georgetown came out of its trip to Brooklyn for the Legends Classic with about the best possible outcome short of winning the whole thing. The Hoyas gave No. 1 Indiana an ''epic battle'' before losing 82-72 in overtime of the championship game Tuesday night, showcasing their ability to hang with anyone. Cody Zeller had 17 points and eight rebounds to lead the Hoosiers, who capitalized on a major disparity in free throws against a quick and athletic Georgetown team. ''They're a good team. They're a very good team, the best team in the country,'' Hoyas coach John Thompson III said. ''We're still growing up. You hope to grow up without losses, but hopefully this will help.'' Hoosiers coach Tom Crean, who called the game an ''epic battle,'' was impressed by the Hoyas, especially their athleticism and basketball IQ. Markel Starks scored 20 points for the Hoyas (3-1), and Otto Porter, who fouled out in overtime, made a layup with 4.6 seconds to play in regulation that tied the game a...
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