Men's Basketball

    Postgame Notes - Franklin College vs. Indiana

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    Nov. 3, 2010

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    Postgame Notes Franklin College vs. Indiana University Nov. 3, 2010

    • Tonight's game marked the seventh season that the Hoosiers have opened the season with exhibition games against Division II or III teams. Indiana is now 12-0 in those games.

    • The starting lineup for head coach Tom Crean included Christian Watford, Tom Pritchard, Jordan Hulls, Maurice Creek and Victor Oladipo.

    • Indiana had 14 different players log minutes in the game, with 10 of those gaining at least 10 minutes of action.

    • The Hoosiers forced Franklin into 28 turnovers and held them to 33.3 percent shooting for the game.

    • Franklin was just 2-for-16 from beyond the arc.

    • The Hoosiers held the Grizzlies to 13 points in the second half and 22.2 percent shooting (4-of-18 from the field)

    • Indiana shot a blistering 58.7 percent for the game (37-of-63)

    • IU outrebounded Franklin 42-20, including 17-7 on the offensive glass

    • In the specialty stats, Indiana dominated the totals. The Hoosiers outscored FC 41-8 in points off turnovers, 54-18 in the paint, 34-12 in bench points, 19-4 in second chance points and 8-0 in fastbreak points.

    • The Hoosiers recorded 16 steals and 17 assists

    • Sophomore forward Christian Watford made his first six shots and scored 12 points in the first 3:32 of the game to get the Hoosiers off to a flying start. He finished with 25 points (9-of-11 shooting), five rebounds and two assists in 24 minutes.

    Maurice Creek, playing in his first game since going down with a knee injury in the middle of last year, scored 16 points, grabbed five boards in 20 minutes of action.

    • Junior guard Daniel Moore came off the bench to score 12 points on 6-of-7 field goal shooting and three steals in 16 minutes.

    • Sophomore forward Derek Elston posted nine points, snatched six rebounds, had two steals, two blocks and an assist in 21 minutes off the bench.

    • Junior forward Tom Pritchard led the Hoosiers with seven rebounds, four offensive, two blocks, a steal and an assist in 19 minutes.

    • Sophomore guard Jordan Hulls scored five points, paced the team with five assists, grabbed three rebounds and collected a steal in 24 minutes.

    • Freshman guard Victor Oladipo was a perfect 4-of-4 from the floor for nine points, while grabbing three rebounds, registering two steals in 13 minutes.

    • Senior guard Jeremiah Rivers came off the bench to score six points and pull down three rebounds in 13 minutes.

    • Freshman guard Will Sheehey scored two points, had five rebounds and handed out two assists in 13 minutes.




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