Game recap: Purdue basketball beats Indiana 87-66

Scott Horner
Indianapolis Star
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It's Round 1 of Indiana basketball vs. No. 2 Purdue basketball in Big Ten action, and we'll have live updates.

The Hoosiers (12-5, 4-2) have been strong at home (9-1) and are coming off a win over Minnesota. IU's leaders: Malik Reneau (16.3 points, 42.9% on 3s, 5.8 rebounds); Kel'el Ware (14.8 points, 9.6 rebounds); Trey Galloway (10.3 points, 3.9 assists); Mackenzie Mgbako (10.2 points, 3.9 rebounds). Mike Woodson is in his third season at coach.

Purdue (15-2, 4-2) walloped visiting Penn State at home behind Zach Edey's 30 points and 20 rebounds, but it lost its most recent road game, at Nebraska. Purdue team leaders: Zach Edey (22.3 points, 10.9 rebounds, 2.3 blocked shots); Braden Smith (12.4 points, 48.2% on 3-pointers, 5.3 rebounds, 6.9 assists, 1.6 steals); Lance Jones (11.3 points, 1.2 steals); Fletcher Loyer (11.0 points, 40.8% on 3s). Coach Matt Painter is in his 19th season.

IU swept last season's series between the teams, winning 79-74 in Bloomington, and 79-71 in West Lafayette.

Zach Osterman, Sam King and Gregg Doyel are your best follows tonight. Also, hit refresh for highlights and score updates.

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Indiana view:Ugly first half dooms IU as No. 2 Purdue dominates Hoosiers

'They should be ashamed':Analyst rips Indiana basketball, trailing Purdue big at halftime

Final: No. 2 Purdue 87, Indiana 66

Zach Edey scores 33 points, including 11-of-12 free throws, with 14 rebounds as Purdue snaps a 2-game skid against IU.

Fletcher Loyer scores 19 points (4 3-pointers) and Lance Jones 17 (3 3-pointers) to offset Braden Smith's rough shooting night (2-of-14, 5 points). However, Smith has 9 assists and 6 rebounds.

Trey Galloway leads IU with 17 points and Mackenzie Mgbako has 15. Malik Reneau has 8 points and 9 rebounds. Kel'el Ware, saddled with foul trouble, scores 5.

Purdue is at Iowa on Saturday; IU is at Wisconsin on Friday.

2:27 left 2H: Purdue 82, Indiana 61

Zach Edey 33 points, 14 rebounds and hits the floor for a loose ball that leads to a Lance Jones layup.

7:25 left 2H: Purdue 73, Indiana 56

Zach Edey has 30 points. Xavier Johnson has returned to the game.

10:22 left 2H: Purdue 65, Indiana 53

Kel'el Ware scores his first basket of the game, but play stops in the wake of Xavier Johnson going down after a legal pick from Zach Edey. Johnson briefly goes to locker room.

12:40 left 2H: Purdue 60, Indiana 51

IU, which made 2 3-pointers in the first half, has 3 in the second. Zach Edey has 24 points and 11 rebounds.

14:56 left 2H: Purdue 58, Indiana 46

Trey Galloway has 15 points and Mackenzie Mgbako 12 as IU cuts its deficit by 10.

Kel'el Ware picks up his 3rd foul with 18:01 to go while defending Edey. Ware remains in the game.

IU scores the first 8 points of the second half and makes its first 5 shots.

Halftime: Purdue 51, Indiana 29

Zach Edey has 18 points and 10 rebounds, Lance Jones 13 and Fletcher Loyer 11. The Boilermakers are 50% from the field and have made 14-of-16 free throws.

Mackenzie Mgbako and Trey Galloway have 7 points each for IU, which is 2-of-12 on 3-pointers. Four Hoosiers players have 2 fouls, with Mgbako and Kel'el Ware missing much of the first half.

3:33 left 1H: Purdue 41, Indiana 25

Purdue has used a pack line defense to keep Malik Reneau from driving. IU will have to hit 3s the rest of the half. Trey Galloway has 7 points for the Hoosiers, who are 2-of-10 from 3.

IU's Xavier Johnson and Gabe Cupps each have 2 fouls, too. Johnson's 2nd is a flagrant against Zach Edey, who hits both free throws.

7:22 left 1H: Purdue 27, Indiana 18

Zach Edey has 10 points and 7 rebounds. Including this.

9:47 left 1H: Purdue 23, Indiana 13

IU has committed 6 fouls, mostly dealing with Zack Edey, and Purdue is in the bonus the rest of the way. Purdue has committed 1 foul.

Edey and Fletcher Loyer have 8 points each.

12:58 left 1H: Purdue 15, Indiana 9

IU is mostly covering Zack Edey with Kel'el Ware solo, and Ware picks up his 2nd foul with 13:40 left. Payton Sparks is in for Ware. Sparks picks up a hook-and-hold foul against Edey, who is 2-of-5 from the field and has 8 points.

Mackenzie Mgabako picks up his 2nd foul with 15:30 left and is replaced by Xavier Johnson.

15:49 left 1H: Purdue 9, Indiana 7

Mackenzie Mgbako has IU's first 7 points, and 1 foul. Lance Jones has 5, Zach Edey 4. 

Mackenzie Mgbako starts off IU with 3. Zach Edey counters with a short hook on Purdue's first play.

Indiana basketball vs. Purdue starting lineups

Purdue: Braden Smith, Fletcher Loyer, Lance Jones, Trey Kaufman-Renn, Zach Edey.

Indiana: Gabe Cupps, Trey Galloway, Malik Reneau, Mackenzie Mgbako, Kel'el Ware. Xavier Johnson is still coming off the bench.

IU basketball has a white out for Purdue

What time is Indiana basketball vs. Purdue?

7 p.m. ET on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2024, at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall in Bloomington, Indiana.

What channel is Purdue basketball vs. Indiana on?

TV: Peacock

Radio: Indiana Hoosiers Sports Network (105.1 FM in Bloomington, 93.1 FM in Indianapolis), with Don Fischer (play-by-play), Errek Suhr (analysis) and John Herrick (updates); Purdue Sports Network (96.5 FM in Lafayette, 1260 AM in Indianapolis), with Rob Blackman (play-by-play) and Bobby Riddell (analysis).

Streaming: SiriusXM Channels 84 and 85, Varsity Network, ESPN+FuboParamount+Sling

Who is favored, Purdue basketball or Indiana?

Via BetMGM

Favorite: Purdue by 9.5 points

Over/under: 150.5 total points

Moneyline: Purdue -500, Indiana +380

Indiana basketball news

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Insider:Mackenzie Mgbako is the key to IU's fortunes. And he's starting to unlock his game.

Purdue basketball news

More:Purdue has found a spark off bench with Camden Heide

Insider:Zach Edey and his chase to become the best player in Purdue history

Indiana basketball schedule

Date, daylocation, opponenttime, TV
Oct. 29, Sundayvs. Indianapolis (exhibition)W, 74-52
Nov. 3, Fridayvs. Marian (exhibition)W, 94-61
Nov. 7, Tuesdayvs. Florida Gulf CoastW, 69-63
Nov. 12, Sundayvs. ArmyW, 72-64
Nov. 16, Thursdayvs. Wright StateW, 89-80
Nov. 19, Sundayvs. Connecticut in New YorkL, 77-57
Nov. 20, Mondayvs. Louisville or Texas in New YorkW, 74-66
Nov. 26, Sundayvs. Harvard in IndianapolisW, 89-76
Dec. 1, Fridayvs. MarylandW, 65-53
Dec. 5, Tuesdayat MichiganW, 78-75
Dec. 9, Saturdayvs. Auburn in AtlantaL, 104-76
Dec. 16, Saturdayvs. KansasL, 75-71
Dec. 19, Tuesdayvs. Morehead StateW, 69-68
Dec. 21, Thursdayvs. North AlabamaW, 83-66
Dec. 29, Fridayvs. Kennesaw StateW, 100-87
Jan. 3, Wednesdayat NebraskaL, 86-70
Jan. 6, Saturdayvs. Ohio StateW, 71-65
Jan. 9, Tuesdayat RutgersL, 66-57
Jan. 12, Fridayvs. MinnesotaW, 74-62
Jan. 16, Tuesdayvs. Purdue7 p.m., Peacock
Jan. 19, Fridayat Wisconsin8:30 p.m., FS1
Jan. 27, Saturdayat Illinois3 p.m., Fox
Jan. 30, Tuesdayvs. Iowa7 p.m., BTN
Feb. 3, Saturdayvs. Penn StateNoon, FS1
Feb. 6, Tuesdayat Ohio State7 p.m., Peacock
Feb. 10, Saturdayat Purdue8 p.m., Fox
Feb. 18, Sundayvs. Northwestern3 p.m., FS1
Feb. 21, Wednesdayvs. Nebraska8:30 p.m., BTN
Feb. 24, Saturdayat Penn StateNoon, BTN
Feb. 27, Tuesdayvs. Wisconsin7 p.m., Peacock
March 3, Sundayat Maryland2 p.m., CBS
March 6, Wednesdayat Minnesota9 p.m., BTN
March 10, Sundayvs. Michigan State4:30 p.m., CBS
March 13-17Big Ten tournament at Minneapolis

Purdue basketball schedule

Day, datelocation, opponenttime, TV/result
Oct. 28, Saturdayat Arkansas (exhibition)L, 81-77, OT
Nov. 1, Wednesdayvs. Grace (exhibition)W, 98-51
Nov. 6, Mondayvs. SamfordW, 98-46
Nov. 10, Fridayvs. Morehead StateW, 87-57
Nov. 13, Mondayvs. XavierW, 83-71
Nov. 20, Mondayvs. Gonzaga in HawaiiW, 73-63
Nov. 21, Tuesdayvs. Tennessee in HawaiiW, 71-67
Nov. 22, Wednesdayvs. Marquette in HawaiiW, 78-75
Nov. 28, Tuesdayvs. Texas SouthernW, 99-67
Dec. 1, Fridayat NorthwesternL, 92-88, OT
Dec. 4, Mondayvs. IowaW, 87-68
Dec. 9, Saturdayvs. Alabama in TorontoW, 92-86
Dec. 16, Saturdayvs. Arizona in IndianapolisW, 92-84
Dec. 21, Thursdayvs. JacksonvilleW, 100-57
Dec. 29, Fridayvs. Eastern KentuckyW, 80-53
Jan. 2, Tuesdayat MarylandW, 67-53
Jan. 5, Fridayvs. IllinoisW, 83-78
Jan. 9, Tuesdayat NebraskaL, 88-72
Jan. 13, Saturdayvs. Penn StateW, 95-78
Jan. 16, Tuesdayat Indiana7 p.m., Peacock
Jan. 20, Saturdayat Iowa2 p.m., FS1
Jan. 23, Tuesdayvs. Michigan9 p.m., Peacock
Jan. 28, Sundayat Rutgers1 p.m., Fox
Jan. 31, Wednesdayvs. Northwestern6:30 p.m., BTN
Feb. 4, Sundayat Wisconsin1 p.m., CBS
Feb. 10, Saturdayvs. Indiana8 p.m., Fox
Feb. 15, Thursdayvs. Minnesota8:30 p.m., BTN
Feb. 18, Sundayat Ohio State1 p.m., CBS
Feb. 22, Thursdayvs. Rutgers7 p.m., FS1
Feb. 25, Sundayat Michigan2 p.m., CBS
March 2, Saturdayvs. Michigan State8 p.m., Fox
March 5, Tuesdayat Illinois7 p.m., Peacock
March 10, Sunday,vs. Wisconsin,12:30 p.m., Fox
March 13-17Big Ten tournament in Minneapolis

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