Valparaiso routs Indiana St. 77-55 in MVC tourney
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Javon Freeman-Liberty had 17 points and seven rebounds and Markus Golder posted 18 points as Valparaiso rolled past Indiana State 77-55 in the Missouri Valley Conference Tourney...
Key scores 20 to lead Indiana St. over N. Iowa 71-54
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Tyreke Key had 20 points as Indiana State topped Northern Iowa 71-54 on Saturday.
Cooper Neese had 14 points for Indiana State (15-15, 7-11 Missouri Valley...
Da Silva leads Missouri State past Indiana State 67-61
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Tulio Da Silva recorded 16 points and 11 rebounds to lead Missouri State to a 67-61 win over Indiana State on Saturday.
Neese scores 18, Indiana State beats Evansville 85-62
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Cooper Neese made his first four 3-point attempts and scored a career-high 18 points to help Indiana State beat Evansville 85-62 on Wednesday night.
The Sycamores (12-11, 4-7 Missouri Valley Conference) opened the game on a 13-3 run, led 39-17 at halftime and extended to their largest lead at 72-41 with 8:05 to play.
Indiana State tops Evansville 72-66 in overtime
EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Christian Williams finished with 18 points and eight rebounds and Jordan Barnes scored six of his 11 points in overtime to send Indiana State to a 72-66 victory over Evansville on Saturday.
Williams with 18 points, Indiana State edges Bradley 65-60
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Christian Williams scored 18 points with 11 rebounds and Indiana State edged Bradley 65-60 on Saturday.
Williams was just 3 of 12 from the field but sank 11 of 14 foul shots for the Sycamores (9-5, 1-1 Missouri Valley Conference) who were 30 of 47 (64 percent) from the line overall. Jordan Barnes added 16 points with eight rebounds and Clayton Hughes chipped in nine points.
Barnes makes 5 3-pointers, Indiana State beats Colorado
HONOLULU (AP) — Jordan Barnes made five 3-pointers and scored 19 points and Indiana State held on to beat Colorado 72-67 on Saturday in the opener of the Diamond Head Classic.
The victory was the first for the Sycamores (7-3) over a current Pac-12 member since 1946. They are 2-6 against current Pac-12 programs. Colorado had a six-game win streak end.
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The dismantling of Iowa's underperforming roster began Tuesday, as reserves Brady Ellingson and Ahmad Wagner announced that they were leaving the program.
The school says Ellingson, a redshirt junior, will graduate in May and seek to play a year as a graduate transfer at another school, while Wagner says he wants to give football a shot after three seasons playing basketball for the Hawkeyes. He hasn't decided whether to stay at Iowa or play football at another school.
Iowa star recruit Connor McCaffery will play this season
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa freshman point guard Connor McCaffery has decided to play this season instead of redshirt.
The star recruit and son of Hawkeyes coach Fran McCaffery had planned to sit out as a freshman and play baseball for Iowa in the spring. But backup point guard Christian Williams left the program last week, leaving Iowa thin at that position.
IOWA CITY — We already knew Peter Jok could shoot 3-pointers, right?
It turns out Iowa’s senior guard has added at least one more skill to his arsenal during the off-season: Lob passes.
Jok served up perfect lobs to younger teammates Tyler Cook and Christian Williams on first-half fast breaks Friday night as the Hawkeyes romped to a big halftime lead in a 91-74 victory over Kennesaw State in their season opener at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.