BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Markis McDuffie had 21 points as Wichita State got past Indiana 73-63 in the quarterfinals of the NIT on Tuesday night.
Green lifts Indiana past Arkansas 63-60 in NIT
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Devonte Green recorded 18 points and 11 rebounds for his second career double-double to lead Indiana to a 63-60 win over Arkansas in the second round of the NIT on...
Morgan lifts Indiana over St. Francis (Pa.) 89-72 in NIT
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Juwan Morgan had 28 points as Indiana topped St. Francis (Pa.) 89-72 in the NIT first round on Tuesday night. Aljami Durham added 22 points for the Hoosiers.
Indiana meets Ohio State in Big Ten tourney
No. 9 seed Indiana (17-14, 8-12) vs. No. 8 seed Ohio State (18-13, 8-12)
Big Ten Tourney Second Round, United Center, Chicago; Thursday, 11:30 a.m. EDT
Morgan leads Indiana past Rutgers 89-73
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — While addressing a near-capacity home crowd on Sunday, Indiana senior Juwan Morgan turned to his family and teammates and thanked them.
Morgan scores 20 to lead Indiana over Illinois 92-74
CHAMMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Juwan Morgan scored 20 points and grabbed nine rebounds as Indiana cruised to a 92-74 win over Illinois on Thursday night.
Morgan scores 20 to lead Indiana over Illinois 92-74
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Juwan Morgan scored 20 points and grabbed 9 rebounds as Indiana cruised to a 92-74 win over Illinois Thursday night.
The win could land Indiana (16-14, 7-12 Big Ten) a...
Illinois seeks revenge on Indiana
Indiana (15-14, 6-12) vs. Illinois (11-18, 7-11)
State Farm Center, Champaign, Illinois; Thursday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Illinois seeks revenge on Indiana after dropping the first...
Smith helps Indiana top No. 6 Michigan State 63-62
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana made enough big plays to squeak past Michigan State — again.
Indiana faces tough test vs No. 6 Michigan State
No. 6 Michigan State (23-5, 14-3) vs. Indiana (14-14, 5-12)
Assembly Hall, Bloomington, Indiana; Saturday, 12 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: No. 6 Michigan State presents a tough challenge for...
No. 19 Wisconsin looks to extend streak vs Indiana
No. 19 Wisconsin (19-8, 11-5) vs. Indiana (13-14, 4-12)
Assembly Hall, Bloomington, Indiana; Tuesday, 9 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: No. 19 Wisconsin looks for its sixth straight win in the...
Indiana faces tough test vs No. 21 Iowa
Indiana (13-13, 4-11) vs. No. 21 Iowa (20-6, 9-6)
Carver-Hawkeye Arena, Iowa City, Iowa; Friday, 9:15 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: No. 21 Iowa presents a tough challenge for Indiana. Indiana...
Langford scores 28, No. 21 Indiana defeats Illinois 73-65
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana appeared to be in trouble against Illinois in its return from an 11-day layoff.
Then, the No. 21 Hoosiers' defense locked in and freshman Romeo Langford did the rest.
Langford scored a career-high 28 points, Juwan Morgan added 14 points and 10 rebounds and Indiana defeated Illinois 73-65 in a Big Ten matchup Thursday night. The Hoosiers (12-2, 3-0) have won seven straight games.
Morgan has triple-double, No. 22 Indiana tops Jacksonville
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Reaching double figures in points and rebounds is no big deal for Juwan Morgan. Getting to 10 assists? That, he didn't expect.
Morgan recorded the second triple-double in Indiana history and the 22nd-ranked Hoosiers won their sixth straight, 94-64 over Jacksonville on Saturday night.
Buzzer-beating 3 sends No. 25 Indiana past Butler 71-68
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana guard Devonte Green kept trying to make the designed play work as the final seconds ticked away Saturday.
His first option, Romeo Langford, couldn't break free. Green couldn't spot his second option, Juwan Morgan, through all the bodies.
Hoosiers use 2nd-half charge to rally past Louisville 68-67
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Archie Miller watched the Indiana Hoosiers make all the right plays late in Saturday's game.
He expects them to become more successful over the next few months.
Shortly after watching Romeo Langford score 21 points, Juwan Morgan add 15 and the Hoosiers use a late second-half charge to get past Louisville 68-67, Miller acknowledged his team has figured out a winning combination.
Langford leads Indiana to 64-62 win over Penn State
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Archie Miller was thankful his team could turn a sluggish start into an early, unbeaten advantage in the Big Ten.
Indiana's coach knows wins don't come easy in this league, especially for road teams that come out of the locker room flat like the Hoosiers did in their 64-62 win over Penn State on Tuesday night.
Indiana edges Northwestern 68-66 in Big Ten opener
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — The Indiana Hoosiers began conference play with a victory, defeating the visiting Northwestern Wildcats 68-66 on Saturday.
The Hoosiers (6-2, 1-0) were led by Romeo Langford's 20 points and Juwan Morgan's 17 points and 12 rebounds. The pair of stars each shot 8 of 13 from the field. Morgan left the game with an apparent right leg injury with 3:20 remaining and the Hoosiers leading 61-58.
Indiana rides comeback to turn away UC Davis, 76-62
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Juwan Morgan poured in 31 points and grabbed 10 rebounds and Indiana survived a scare from UC-Davis, using a late second-half run to pull away from the Aggies to take a 76-62 victory on Friday night.
Morgan was wildly efficient from all over the court, finishing 13 of 18, including 5 of 7 from 3-point range. The Hoosiers needed everything from Morgan, as evidenced by him playing every second of the contest.
Morgan’s closing flurry leads Indiana past Texas-Arlington
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana coach Archie Miller searched desperately for answers in the second half Tuesday night.
Eventually, Juwan Morgan came through. Again.
He scored 23 points, grabbed 10 rebounds, had four assists and made play after play in a closing flurry that helped the Hoosiers finally fend off Texas-Arlington 78-64.
Hoosiers’ stout defense shuts down Montana St. 80-35
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana coach Archie Miller watched his team put on another defensive clinic Friday night.
If the Hoosiers keep it up, there's no telling how much better they could be this season.
Juwan Morgan had 14 points, 11 rebounds and three assists, Justin Smith added 13 points to help the Hoosiers roll past Montana State 80-35 — the second-fewest points Indiana has ever allowed at Assembly Hall.
Hoosiers fans eager to see Langford’s long-awaited debut
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana Hoosiers fans spent years envisioning Romeo Langford wearing a crimson-and-cream uniform and those familiar candy-striped warmup pants.
They treated him like Damon Bailey, Jared Jeffries, Eric Gordon, Cody Zeller and Kevin "Yogi" Ferrell, searching recruiting boards routinely for hints about his future college destination and hopeful he would help bring a sixth national championship banner to the Assembly Hall rafters.
Indiana Preview Capsule
Last season: 16-15, lost to Rutgers in first round of Big Ten Tournament.
Coach: Archie Miller.
Conference: Big Ten.
Who's gone: Guard Robert Johnson, guard Josh Newkirk, forward Colin Hartman, forward Freddie McSwain Jr.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana forward Juwan Morgan has declared for this year's NBA draft.
The 6-foot-7 junior says he won't hire an agent and is trying to gather information from NBA scouts to see what opportunities might exist.
He can return to school for his final season if he withdraws by the May 30 deadline.
Coach Archie Miller says he supports Morgan's decision.
Indiana’s defense delivers knockout punch against Illinois
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — When Illinois tried to negate Juwan Morgan's offensive impact Wednesday, the Indiana forward found other ways to finish the job.
His supporting cast pitched in, too.
Morgan was one of three Hoosiers to score 14 points, posted his eighth double-double this season and blocked a career-high five shots to lead Indiana past the Fighting Illini 78-68.
Indiana blows out Minnesota 80-56 for 2nd straight win
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — The Indiana Hoosiers showed everyone Friday night fundamental basketball still wins.
Crisp passes still lead to easy baskets. Strong defense only makes everything simpler for everyone.
In this one, they got both. Devonte Green and Juwan Morgan each scored 19 points and each finished with career-highs in assists as the Hoosiers pulled away from Minnesota 80-56.
Morgan scores 24, Johnson adds 19 as Indiana beats Rutgers
PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — After falling to .500 coming off four straight losses at the end of a stretch of seven games in 17 days, Indiana was desperate for a win to keep the rebuild season meaningful.
Juwan Morgan and Robert Johnson helped the Hoosiers do just that.
Morgan had 24 points and eight rebounds and Johnson scored 19 points to lead Indiana past Rutgers 65-43 on Monday night.
Bloomington, Ind. – Nothing has come easy on the road for Michigan State, and that was the case once again at Indiana on Saturday night.
Thanks to some outstanding defense in the first half and a timely 3-pointer from Matt McQuaid, No. 5 Michigan State made enough plays down the stretch to beat Indiana, 63-60, at a packed Assembly Hall for its sixth straight victory.
Hoosiers make late run hold up with 71-68 win over Maryland
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Juwan Morgan spent most of the weekend getting treatment on his injured right ankle and hoping he could play Monday night.
He did more than the Indiana Hoosiers could have expected.
Morgan was back to being his old self. After missing the final 22 minutes Friday, he scored 25 points, grabbed five rebounds, dished out four assists, blocked two shots and accounted for all but four points in the decisive run to lead Indiana past Maryland 71-68.
Hoosiers lose Davis for season with torn Achilles tendon
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana center De'Ron Davis will miss the rest of the season after having surgery for a torn Achilles tendon.
Coach Archie Miller said Davis injured his lower right leg during a non-contact drill in Thursday's practice.
The 6-foot-10 sophomore had started each of the Hoosiers' first 15 games. He was averaging 9.6 points and 4.3 rebounds while shooting 61.5 percent from the field, second in the Big Ten.
Hoosiers hold off pesky Penn St. 74-70 in defensive grinder
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana coach Archie Miller gave his team one basic instruction Tuesday night.
Find a way to win.
The Hoosiers seem to have figured it out. Juwan Morgan cleaned up on the dirty work by scoring 21 points with 11 rebounds, Josh Newkirk finished with 16 points and Devonte Green made four free throws in the final 7.5 seconds to seal a 74-70 victory over Penn State.
Johnson’s career day lifts Indiana past Minnesota 75-71
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — In a battle of shorthanded teams, Indiana found a way to thrive without its missing pieces, while Minnesota found out the rest of its season could be an uphill battle.
Robert Johnson scored a career-high 28 points, while Justin Smith and Juwan Morgan each added 20 as Indiana defeated Minnesota 75-71 on Saturday.
Johnson’s career day lifts Indiana past Minnesota 75-71
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Robert Johnson scored a career-high 28 points, while Justin Smith and Juwan Morgan each added 20 as Indiana defeated Minnesota 75-71 on Saturday.
Nate Mason led Minnesota with 22 points and nine assists, while Dupree McBrayer and Jordan Murphy each scored 18. Murphy grabbed 10 rebounds, extending the nation's longest double-double streak to 17 games.
Indiana takes advantage of strong 2nd half to ice Penguins
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana's Zach McRoberts earned his minutes Friday.
He could be on the verge of getting a lot more playing time.
The junior forward scored seven points, grabbed eight rebounds and helped the Hoosiers seize control early in the second half as Indiana blew out Youngstown State 79-51.
Morgan helps Indiana rally past No. 18 Notre Dame 80-77
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana forward Juwan Morgan spent all week preparing for a showdown with Notre Dame star Bonzie Colson.
Turns out, all Morgan needed was one frantic flurry to take down the preseason All-American.
Morgan scored the final eight points in regulation and eight more in overtime, including a go-ahead dunk with 8.6 seconds left, and Indiana rallied past No. 18 Notre Dame 80-77 on Saturday.
Hoosiers take advantage of Iowa turnovers in 77-64 victory
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Collin Hartman dug in Monday night and gave the Indiana Hoosiers everything they needed.
He scored 13 points, played defense and helped spur two decisive runs.
On a night Juwan Morgan scored 15 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, it was Hartman's continual plays that finally allowed the Hoosiers to pull away for a 77-64 victory over Iowa.
Ann Arbor — Michigan delivered a stunning blow in the first half to put Indiana on its heels.
The Hoosiers recovered and responded with a pair of second-half punches.
The Wolverines took the shots on the chin and were able to find an answer each time to pull away for a 69-55 win over Indiana in the Big Ten opener at Crisler Center. It marked the fourth straight win for Michigan over Indiana.
Morgan’s big night helps Indiana hold off Arkansas St. 87-70
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Juwan Morgan likes doing Indiana's dirty work.
Now the junior forward is cleaning up in his new role.
Morgan scored a career-high 28 points Wednesday, finished with eight rebounds and helped the Hoosiers finally pull away late for an 87-70 victory over Arkansas State.
"I felt if the younger guys saw that, oh, one of the leaders of the team is getting on the floor, getting after us in practice, then they'd say 'why shouldn't we do it?'" Morgan said.
Hoosiers rely on defense to get past South Florida 70-53
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Robert Johnson and Juwan Morgan have finally figured out what Indiana needs most — leadership.
The two veterans are happy to fill that role.
Johnson got the offense jump-started by scoring 21 points and Morgan did the dirty work on defense to help the Hoosiers overcome a rugged start Sunday and pull away from South Florida 70-53.
Rodriguez’s 23 lead No. 22 Seton Hall past Indiana 84-68
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Desi Rodriguez scored 23 points, keying a balanced scoring attack and leading No. 22 Seton Hall to a convincing 84-68 victory over Indiana in the Gavitt Tip Off Games on Wednesday night at the Prudential Center.
The victory was the third straight for the Pirates (3-0) to start the season.
Rodriguez was one of four Pirates to reach double figures. Angel Delgado added 19 points and 11 rebounds. Khadeen Carrington scored 17 points and Myles Powell tossed in 11.