Hoosiers will cease nation’s high scorer


Iowa ahead Keegan Murray, the nation’s chief in factors per sport with 24.7, will probably be on show on Thursday because the Hawkeyes play host to Indiana.

The Hoosiers will ship at Murray a low-post duo in Trayce Jackson-Davis and Race Thompson that’s combining for 16.4 rebounds per sport. Davis additionally logs 19.4 factors and three blocks per sport for a gaggle that’s seventeenth within the nation in rebound price and eleventh in factors allowed on a per-possession foundation.

Iowa ranks simply 157th in factors allowed per possession on protection however is second in factors scored on a per-possession foundation.

The Hoosiers have had issues holding on to the ball, rating 218th within the nation in turnovers per possession, however that price is healthier on the street than it’s at house, and the group has shot 36.4 % from 3-point vary away from Bloomington as in comparison with 34.5 % at house.

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With Indiana within the high 30 within the nation in defensive rebound share and blocked shot price, the Hoosiers will give Iowa a tougher check than anticipated at Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Thursday.

The play: Indiana, +3.

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