Indiana Postgame Notes vs. Northwestern
March 11, 2010
Indiana vs. Northwestern
This was the first meeting between Indiana and Northwestern at the Big Ten Tournament. With today's game, Indiana has now played all the other 10 teams at the BTT.
Verdell Jones III had 66 points vs. Northwestern in three games this year and has scored 86 points while dishing out 31 assists in five career games vs. the Wildcats.
Jones recorded his 39th career double-digit scoring game and posted his 13th 20-point scoring game of his career.
Jones had 16 assists to just six turnovers in his last three games.
Jones went 77-90 (.856) from the free-throw line in the last 12 games of the season.
The nine rebounds for Derek Elston tied a career high. He also had nine vs. Maryland on Dec. 1, 2009.
Indiana had six first-half turnovers and just nine in the first 26 minutes of the game.
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