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Coppin State Eagles
On Monday at 4:00 ET, the fifth-ranked Indiana Hoosiers (12-1) will open Big Ten play on the road against the Iowa Hawkeyes (11-2) on ESPN2.
As always, Jerod, Ryan, Zach, and Andy will be here with another episode of The Assembly Call after the game.
IU-Iowa Gameday Info
Date: Monday, December 31st
Time: 4:00 ET, 3:00 CT
Announcers: Jim Barbar and Dan Dakich
Point Spread: Indiana by 7
KenPom Prediction: Indiana 78-69 with a 79% chance of winning
Peegs: IU Gameday
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Iowa: Three Things to Watch
1. Aaron White
Cody Zeller will be the most highly publicized sophomore on the floor, but the Hawkeyes have their own impressive second-year player in White, a 6-8 forward who comes in averaging 13.6 points and 6.5 rebounds. Iowa hasn’t played since December 22nd, but in that blowout win over Coppin State, White was an efficient 7...
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For the first time in the Tom Crean era, Indiana opened the road portion of its Big Ten schedule with a win. Cody Zeller led the way with 19 points in a 69-65 triumph at Iowa. Five takeaways » The Minute After » Oladipo’s late rebound key » Video: Crean reacts » Video: Players react » Podcast »
Cody Zeller had 15 of his 19 points in the second half and fifth-ranked Indiana opened Big Ten play by holding off Iowa 69-65 on Monday night.
Victor Oladipo scored 14 points for the Hoosiers (13-1, 1-0 Big Ten), who snapped a four-game losing streak in Iowa City and have now won four straight since losing to Butler two weeks ago.
Oladipo beat the shot clock with a putback with...
(Photo credit: Associated Press) Indiana closed out 2012 on Monday afternoon with a critical 69-65 road win at Iowa to open the Big Ten season. Here’s a look at five takeaways from the Hoosiers’ 13th win of the season: · This was IU’s most important win so far: Yes, wins over Georgetown and North Carolina might be “better” in terms of bolstering the NCAA Tournament resume...
Jacksonville tried everything Friday night against No. 5 Indiana.
They got Cody Zeller in foul trouble and tried to take advantage of the middle without him. They got the ball to their top scorer, freshman Jarvis Haywood.
Jordan Hulls scored a season-high 20 points, made six 3-pointers and the led the Hoosiers to a 93-59 rout over the Dolphins, Indiana's final...
Iowa opened the Big Ten with an encouraging effort against fifth-ranked Indiana, which many think might win the league in 2013.
But the Hawkeyes didn't finish the job against the Hoosiers, instead letting a huge opportunity at home to slip away.
Cody Zeller had 15 of his 19 points in the second half and fifth-ranked Indiana opened Big Ten play by holding off Iowa 69-65 on Monday...
Thoughts on a 69-65 win against the Hawkeyes:
I. Had Iowa made more shots (just 33.3 percent from the field and a horrific 17.6 percent (3-of-17) from beyond the arc), had a few possessions turned one way instead of the other, Indiana would be sitting at 0-1 on the Big Ten season and still unable to figure out the Carver-Hawkeye Arena puzzle in the Tom Crean era. But alas, the Hoosiers...
IOWA CITY, Iowa — Time and again, No. 5 Indiana built a reasonably comfortable lead, and then let Iowa back in the game. And time and again, Victor Oladipo was there to bail the Hoosiers out.
So it was only fitting that when they needed a huge bucket late to put the pesky Hawkeyes away on the road, Oladipo was the one to get it. With 1:03 remaining and Indiana ahead just 63-60...
The Big Ten season tips off tomorrow in Iowa City, but the Hoosiers have already been through a ton since November. Here are five things we learned about the preseason-No. 1 team in the first 13 games of the season.
1. Jordy + Yogi works: One of the top questions leading up to the regular season was whether or not guards Jordan Hulls and Yogi Ferrell could play together in the...
Life has been easy for Indiana since it was handed its first loss two weeks ago. That could change Monday as it opens play in the conference that many consider to be the best in the country.
In their first true road contest of the season, the fifth-ranked Hoosiers begin their Big Ten schedule at Iowa on New Year's Eve.
Indiana (12-1) has lost in its last four trips to Iowa...