Posted January 19, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Cody Zeller
TEAMS: Indiana Hoosiers
Indiana center Cody Zeller will pose a tall task for Northwestern. The 7-footer is one of the Big Ten's most dynamic players, having great success on the nation's second-ranked team. Northwestern understands the challenge it faces.

Zeller’s double-double leads IU past Northwestern

Cody Zeller scored 21 points and grabbed 13 rebounds as Indiana moved to 3-0 on the road in the Big Ten with a win over Northwestern on Sunday. The Minute After » Hoosiers hang on » Video: Crean reacts » Video: Players react » Video: Northwestern reacts (Photo:

Five takeaways from Indiana’s win at Northwestern

Following Tuesday’s surprising loss to Wisconsin, Indiana bounced back on Sunday afternoon with a 67-59 win over Northwestern at Welsh-Ryan Arena. The win moved Indiana, now 4-1 in the conference, into a three-way tie for second place in the Big Ten with the Badgers and Michigan. · Cody Zeller is picking up the pace in Big Ten play: It’s not that Zeller wasn’t solid in the...

Zeller, Indiana hold off Northwestern

Cody Zeller had 21 points and 13 rebounds to help No. 2 Indiana beat Northwestern 67-59 Sunday. Jordan Hulls added 15 points. Christian Watford scored 14, and the Hoosiers (16-2, 4-1 Big Ten) hung on after things got tense down the stretch. They led by 17 in the first half and were up 31-17 at intermission, but Northwestern (11-8, 2-4) rattled them with its trap in the second....

Notebook: Hoosiers hang on at Welsh-Ryan

(Photo credit: EVANSTON, Ill. — After a 21-point, 13-rebound performance, Cody Zeller sat at the postgame podium inside Welsh-Ryan Arena and was asked by a member of the media to react to the big numbers he’s put up so far this Big Ten season. “I could care less,” the normally docile 7-footer responded, feigning a smile. “A win’s a win.” It was perhaps...

HD Video: IU players react to win at Northwestern

EVANSTON, Ill. — Cody Zeller (21 points, 13 rebounds), Christian Watford (14 points, six rebounds) and Jordan Hulls (15 points) met with the media following Indiana’s 67-59 win at Northwestern on Sunday afternoon. Watch and listen to both press conferences in the embedded media players below:

No. 2 Indiana 67, Northwestern 59

Cody Zeller scored 21 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, and No. 2 Indiana beat Northwestern 67-59 on Sunday. Jordan Hulls added 15 points. Christian Watford scored 14, and the Hoosiers (16-2, 4-1 Big Ten) hung on after things got tense down the stretch. They led by as much as 17 in the first half and were up 31-17 at intermission, but Northwestern (11-8, 2-4) rattled them with its...

Recruiting Notebook: Exum recaps Indiana visit

2014 Australian five-star guard Dante Exum, who visited Bloomington last weekend on his first official visit, talked to Inside the Hall earlier in the week about his trip. “The facilities are great and Assembly Hall on Saturday was on another level,” Exum said. “I have never seen anything like it before and enjoyed it very much.” Exum, who is now drawing interest from Louisville...

IU at Northwestern Postgame Show

Indiana improved to 16-2 overall and 4-1 in the Big Ten – with three road victories – by defeating Northwestern yesterday afternoon in Evanston. The Hoosiers jumped out to a big early lead, thanks to aggressive play from Christian Watford and a solid all-around performance from Cody Zeller, but once again second half woes plagued the Hoosiers. Northwestern was able to make it...

The Minute After: Northwestern

Thoughts on a 67-59 win over the Wildcats: First things first. Indiana is 3-0 on the road in the Big Ten. While it’s easy to pick apart the mistakes this team has made in second halves, particularly in Big Ten play, it’s important to recognize this team is 16-2 overall and 4-1 in the country’s toughest conference. Early on, Indiana established control despite not playing its...

IU-Northwestern Gameday Preview: 3 Key Things to Watch

On Sunday at 1:00 ET, the second-ranked Indiana Hoosiers (15-2, 3-1 B10) will head to Evanston to take on the Northwestern Wildcats (11-7, 2-3 B10) on the Big Ten Network. Jerod and Ryan will be supporting Tom Crean’s brothers-in-law with NFL duties, but Zach and Andy will be here to guide you through another episode of The Assembly Call after the game. IU-Northwestern Gameday...

Film Session: Tuesday night defense

By limiting its turnovers and making a concerted effort to get back on defense, Wisconsin did much to negate what’s become the staple of Indiana’s offense in its 2012-2013 campaign: Quick, easy buckets ahead of the defense. The Hoosiers only scored three fast-break points and just seven off of turnovers. Yet, the Hoosiers also strung together some impressive defense during a...

Indiana-Northwestern Preview

After being humbled in its last contest, Indiana must regroup if it wants to remain undefeated on the road in the Big Ten. The second-ranked Hoosiers look to bounce back from their first conference defeat and avoid a fourth consecutive road loss to Northwestern on Sunday. Riding an 18-game home winning streak and leading the nation with 87.1 points per contest, Indiana (15-2, 3...
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