LIU Brooklyn vs. Indiana Post Game Notes
Nov. 12, 2013
Indiana Postgame Notes
Indiana improves to 2-0 on the season and 1-0 in the all-time series vs. LIU Brooklyn.
The Hoosiers will play Stony Brook in the next game of the 2K Sports Classic Regional on Sunday at 5:00 p.m. Before Indiana plays Stony Brook, the Hoosiers will take on Samford on Friday at 7:00 p.m. in Assembly Hall in a game that is not part of the 2K Sports Classic.
Since 2011-12, Indiana is 58-16 (.783), which is second in the Big Ten, and 37-2 at home (most wins in the country during that span).
The Hoosiers have won 23 consecutive games in the month of November, the second longest active streak behind Syracuse with 33 (courtesy of BTN).
The Hoosiers shot 16-of-31 (52 percent) from the field in the second half, including 6-of-10 from beyond the three-point arc. The last time Indiana shot over 50 percent in a half was March 22, 2013 against James Madison in the second round of the NCAA tournament (16-of-28, 57.1 percent).
Indiana outrebounded LIU Brooklyn 48-35, including a 20-9 edge in offensive boards. The Hoosiers held a 16-9 advantage in second chance points.
The Hoosiers used an 11-4 run late in the first half to get within one at 34-33 with 18 seconds left in the first half.
In the Hoosiers first two games, they have scored 86 points in the paint out of 173.
Freshman Noah Vonleh registered his second consecutive double-double with 17 points and 11 rebounds. He becomes the first freshman since Christian Watford in 2009-10 to achieve the feat. Watford had 14 points and 11 rebounds vs. Howard and 17 points and 10 rebounds vs. USC Upstate.
The Hoosiers had three players score 17 or more points, led by senior Will Sheehey with a game-high 19 points for his 34th double-digit scoring game. Sheehey scored 15 of his 19 points in the second half. Sheehey also added seven rebounds, six assists and three steals in 37 minutes.
Sophomore Kevin "Yogi" Ferrell scored 17 points for his 13th career double-figure scoring game. He also added three assists.
Indiana and LIU Brooklyn went back and forth in the late stages of the game with a total of nine ties and eight lead changes.
Freshman Troy Williams scored nine points and grabbed six rebounds.
Sophomore Jeremy Hollowell scored six points and had six rebounds in 26 minutes.
Freshman Stanford Robinson scored five points and added three rebounds.
Freshman Devin Davis had three rebounds, two blocks and one steal. Davis had the key defensive rebounds with less than five seconds left.
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