Indiana remained undefeated and improved to 9-0 after beating Central Connecticut State (4-4) 100-69.
Oladipo finished the evening with 15 points, nine rebounds, five steals, and three blocks.
The Hoosiers, mainly Oladipo and Will Sheehey, managed to lock down the nation leading scorer Kyle Vinales. Vinales had been averaging nearly 26 points per game, but was held to seven off 3-for-15 shooting.
Vinales' teammate Matt Hunter led all scorers with an impressive 40 point game.
Christian Watford came out of his slump to lead Indiana with 21 points.
Cody Zeller had another double-double. The sophomore had 19 points and set a new career-high in rebounding with 19. Sheehey came off the bench to add 12 points and six rebounds.
Jordan Hulls became just the third Hoosiers to hit 200 career three-pointers. He finished the night with 10 points, four assists, and five rebounds.
IU will be off for the week but faces Butler next Saturday in Indianapolis.Tags: Cody Zeller, Indiana, Indiana Hoosiers, Jordan Hulls, NCAA, Victor Oladipo
No related posts.
Short URL: http://sport-ne.ws/nni