IU basketball vs. Morehead State: Live blog and discussion thread (Final)

The Daily Hoosier is live at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall for Indiana’s 2022-23 season opener against Morehead State.

Follow along for live updates and join us in the discussion thread below.

The game is expected to tip at 7 p.m. Eastern and will air on BTN Plus.

Stay tuned for post-game coverage.

Final Stats


2nd Half

FINAL:  Indiana wins it 88-53.

1:25 left, IU leads 83-49.  All 13 scholarship players have seen the floor.  Kaleb Banks scored his first career points.

Under-4 media timeout:  Indiana 81 Morehead State 47.  3:37 left.  Reneau ties Jackson-Davis with 15 points for the team lead.  C.J. Gunn and Logan Duncomb came in as the Hoosiers are going deeper into the bench now.

Under-8 media timeout:  Indiana 72  Morehead State 44.  7:56 left.

Technical foul on the Morehead State coach out of the timeout and Kopp sinks two free throws.  61-39 IU.

Under-12 media timeout:  Indiana 59 Morehead State 39.  11:01 left.  Jackson-Davis leads IU with 15 points.  Malik Reneau and Race Thompson each have nine.  Indiana has made five of its last seven shots and is on a 10-2 run.

A Miller Kopp three brings the loudest crowd reaction of the game and forces a Morehead timeout.  54-37 Hoosiers, 13:06 left.

Under 16-media timeout:  Indiana 47  Morehead State 34.  15:51 left.

Halftime Stats


1st Half

Halftime:  Indiana 41  Morehead State 29.  Trayce Jackson-Davis scored Indiana’s last nine points and leads the Hoosiers with 13 points.

Under 4 media timeout:  Indiana 34 Morehead State 21. 3:55 left in the half. Indiana on a 13-0 run.  Trayce Jackson-Davis and Race Thompson leading the way with six points apiece.  IU is just 1-of-7 from the line.  Morehead State has 12 turnovers.

Indiana on an 11-0 run.  32-21 Hoosiers.

Media timeout at 8:20:  Indiana 23 Morehead State 21.  Race Thompson still leads IU six points.  Tamar Bates has five.

IU lineup out of the timeout has Jordan Geronimo at the four, Trey Galloway at the three.

Under-12 media timeout:  Morehead State 17  Indiana 16.  11:24 left.  Indiana is on a 2:40 scoring drought.  Both teams are shooting 50 percent from the field.

8-0 run for Morehead State.

Tamar Bates and Malik Reneau first off the bench.

Under-16 media timeout:  Indiana 12 Morehead State 6.  15:06 left.  Race Thompson leads IU with six points.  IU opens the game 6-of-10 from the field and has 10 of their 12 points in the paint.

Indiana has jumped out to an 8-3 start with 16:45 left and forced a MSU timeout.

Pre-game Notes

All 13 Indiana scholarship players are in uniform and available to play.  Trayce Jackson-Davis once again has his right thumb heavily wrapped.

Expected starting lineup:  Trayce Jackson-Davis, Race Thompson, Miller Kopp, Jalen Hood-Schifino, and Xavier Johnson.

Officials:  Edwin Young, Lewis Garrison, Tariq Lucas

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