Scores

Final

Indiana 75

(5-14, 0-7 Big Ten)

Northwestern 77

(11-7, 3-5 Big Ten)

    8:30 PM ET, January 28, 2009

    Welsh-Ryan Arena, Evanston, Illinois

    1 2 T
    IND 39 3675
    NW 39 3877

    Top Performers

    Indiana: D. Dumes 26 Pts, 4 Reb

    Northwestern: C. Moore 21 Pts, 3 Reb, 4 Ast, 3 Stl

    Northwestern 77, Indiana 75

    Associated Press

    EVANSTON, Ill. -- Craig Moore scored 21 points, including two game-winning free throws, to lead Northwestern to a 77-75 win over Indiana on Wednesday.

    Kevin Coble added 19 points and Michael Thompson had 15 points and five assists for Northwestern (11-7, 3-5 Big Ten).

    Last-place Indiana (5-14, 0-7) is winless in the Big Ten and has lost the last 10 games.

    Indiana nearly pulled off the upset, going on an 11-2 run in the second half to pull to within 70-69 with 3:31 left. Coble hit a 3-pointer and a short jumper, but Indiana's Verdell Jones III and Matt Roth each hit 3s to tie at 75.

    Moore made both free throws with 6.6 seconds left.

    Devan Dumes led Indiana with 26 points, matching his career-high in the first half with 21 points, including five 3-pointers.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    IND
    NW
    Points 75 77
    FG Made-Attempted 23-46 (.500) 26-46 (.565)
    3P Made-Attempted 12-23 (.522) 12-23 (.522)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-19 (.895) 13-20 (.650)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 3 9

    2008-09 Season

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