Indiana Upsets #18 Wisconsin With Late Layup
(Bloomington, IN) — Romeo Langford scored the winning layup in the final second as Indiana knocked off number-18 Wisconsin 75-73 in double-overtime in Bloomington. Langford scored a team-high 22 points for the Hoosiers, who ended a five-game losing streak. Justin Smith added 12 points in the upset win. Indiana had lost 12-of-13 coming into this game. The Hoosiers host number-eight Michigan State on Saturday.
>>Providence Drops Butler In OT
(Indianapolis, IN) — Butler couldn’t hang on in overtime as it fell to Providence 73-67 at Hinkle Fieldhouse. Kamar Baldwin scored a game-high 27 points for the Bulldogs in defeat. Jordan Tucker added 15 points as Butler dropped to 15-and-13. Butler visits Villanova on Saturday.
>>#12 Purdue Hosts Illinois
(West Lafayette, IN) — Number-12 Purdue defends home court tonight as Illinois comes to town. The Boilermakers are 20-and-7 overall and 13-and-3 in the Big Ten. Illinois enters at 10-and-17.