Hoosiers Ovr Chaminade
Nov. 27, 2008
Indiana vs. Chaminade
The Hoosiers improved to 9-6 in five appearances at the Maui Invitational.
The Hoosiers made a defensive stand in the final seconds when a shot could have won a game or tied the contest for an opponent (IUPUI).
Coach Tom Crean has now won 193 games in nine plus seasons during his coaching career.
This was the first time Indiana had 5 players score in double figures since Nov. 20 of last season against UNC Wilmington.
This was the first time the Hoosiers have shot above 50 percent from the field in a game since Feb. 23 at Northwestern (56.1). The Hoosiers shot 58.8 percent on Wednesday against Chaminade.
This also was the first time IU has made 30 or more field goals since they made 31 against Michigan State on Feb. 16, 2008.
This was the first time IU has shot 70 percent or better from the floor in a half since March 1, 2006 against Purdue when they shot 71.4 percent in the second half (15-of-21). Against Chaminade, IU shot 70.4 percent (19-of-27).
Freshman Tom Pritchard led the Hoosiers with 19 points and nine rebounds. He leads the team averaging 14.4 points per game and 7.6 rebounds.
Junior Devan Dumes had 14 points snd matched his season-high with five boards (Notre Dame).
Freshman Verdell Jones III had 13 points and was six of 10 from the field. His six field goals was a season-high. He also had four assists.
Freshman Malik Story had a season-high 12 points. He is averaging 10.5 points in the last two games.
Freshman Daniel Moore scored a season-high 10 points and added five assists.
Freshman Nick Williams added eight points and block.
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