Indiana at Penn State Post Game Notes
Feb. 28, 2009
Indiana at Penn State
The Hoosiers outscored Penn State 31-26 in the paint.
The Hoosiers led 57-53 with 5:26 to go in the game. It marked the first time this season that IU had led in a game on the road in the final five minutes.
For the fourth time this season, the Hoosiers had a season-low 11 turnovers.
The Hoosiers had 13 assists on 21 baskets.
Indiana had 10 offensive rebounds or more for the 17th time this season.
Freshman Verdell Jones III had 16 points to tie for game-high honors and had a career-high eight assists to go along with five boards.
Junior Devan Dumes also had 16 points and found the range from long distance making four of seven three-pointers. He also had a career-high four assists and two steals.
Freshman Tom Pritchard had 10 points and five boards. It was the second time in three-game he scored double figures.
Freshman Matt Roth had six points and made two triples, the 12th time this season he has made two or more bombs.
Junior Tijan Jobe scored his first basket in Big Ten play.
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