Hoosiers Host South Carolina State
Dec. 18, 2010
SOUTH CAROLINA STATE (4-5) at INDIANA (8-2)
Sunday, December 19 4:00 p.m. ET
Assembly Hall - 17,357 (Bloomington, Ind.)
SERIES RECORD: First Meeting
TV: Big Ten Network (Eric Collins and John Laskowski)
RADIO: IU Radio Network
(Don Fischer, Royce Waltman and Joe Smith)
Live Stats: IUHoosiers.com or on Twitter @IUShanaDan
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Tim Carter is in his fourth season with the Bulldogs and has a record of 52-53. Overall, it is his 16th season as a college head coach and he is 223-221 with stops at Nebraska-Omaha and UTSA prior to South Carolina State.
Junior Verdell Jones III needs 105 points to become the 42nd player in IU history to reach 1,000 points in their career. He has scored 885 career points and has averaged 13.1 points for his career. He is 11th in the Big Ten right now making 52.9 percent of his shots. He did not play due to injury on Friday.
Sophomore Christian Watford is sixth in the Big Ten averaging 17.9 points per game after scoring 18 against SIUE.. He is fifth in the conference in free throw percentage (84.6) and has made a league-high 55 free throws. He is the only Hoosier to score in double figures every game this season.
Sophomore Jordan Hulls is second in the league in 3-point field goal percentage (57.1 percent), and seventh in assist/turnover ratio (2.27). In the last six games, he is shooting 63.4 percent from 3-point range making 12 of 19 shots.
Sophomore Derek Elston scored 10 of the Hoosiers first 15 points and finished with 14 points against SIUE.
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