Indiana at Rutgers: Game Notes and Side by Side Statistical Comparison

GAME NOTES:  The Indiana Hoosiers (12-12, 5-7) travel to Piscataway, New Jersey to face the Rutgers Scarlet Knights (12-13, 2-10) at the Louis Brown Athletic Center.  The tip-off is set for 7:00 PM EST and the game will be broadcast on BTN with Brandon Gaudin and Robbie Hummel on the call.

Indiana is coming off a 63-60 loss at home against Michigan State on Saturday, while Rutgers is coming off a 78-76 loss at home to Purdue on Saturday.  Indiana is in the midst of a 4 game losing streak while Rutgers has lost 5 in a row.

Steve Pikiell is in his 2nd year as the head coach at Rutgers.  In 14 overall season as a head coach he has a career record of 224-206.

Indiana leads the all-time series 5-0 and won the only meeting last year, 76-57 in Bloomington.

Vegas has Indiana as a 1 point favorite.  KenPom puts Rutgers as a 1 point favorite and gives the Hoosiers a 49% chance of victory.


Points per game:

  • Corey Sanders:  14.2
  • Geo Baker:  11.6
  • Deshawn Freeman:  11.3

Rebounds per game:

  • Freeman:  7.5

Assists per game:

  • Sanders:  3.2
  • Baker:  3.0

Steals per game:

  • Sanders:  1.4
  • Freeman:  1.2

Blocks per game:

  • Freeman:  .9


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