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

GAME NOTES:  The #3 ranked Purdue Boilermakers (20-2, 9-0) travel to Bloomington to face the Indiana Hoosiers (12-9, 5-4) at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall.  The tip-off is set for 3:30 PM and the game will be broadcast on Fox with Tim Brando and Jimmy Jackson on the call.  Indiana is coming off a 73-71 loss at Illinois on Wednesday, while Purdue beat Michigan 92-88 on Thursday.  

Purdue leads the all-time series 115-89, while Indiana leads the series 79-67 during the NCAA tournament era (1939).  The Boilers won both games last year, 69-64 at Indiana, and 86-75 at Purdue.

Matt Painter is in his 13th year of leading the Purdue program.  He has a 285-144 record.

Vegas has Purdue as an 11 point favorite in the game.  KenPom has Purdue as a 13 point favorite & gives the Hoosiers a 13% chance of victory.

PURDUE LEADERS

Points per game:

  • Carsen Edwards:  17.0
  • Vincent Edwards:  15.6
  • Isaac Haas:  14.1
  • Dakota Mathias:  12.5

Rebounds per game:

  • Vincent Edwards:  7.7
  • Haas:  5.3

Assists per game:

  • Mathias:  4.6
  • Carsen Edwards:  3.1

Steals per game:

  • P.J. Thompson:  1.4
  • Mathias:  1.3
  • Carsen Edwards:  1.1

Blocks per game:

  • Matt Haarms:  2.7
  • Haas:  1.4

SIDE BY SIDE STATISTICAL COMPARISON

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