Live updates: IU and No. 4 Purdue battle in the second half

by 24USATVJan. 21, 2022, 2 a.m. 34

Indiana basketball hosts No. 4 Purdue in Big Ten action on Thursday night. The rivalry has been one-sided in recent seasons, favoring the Boilermakers.

IU (13-4, 4-3) is 11-0 at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall this season, while the Boilers (15-2, 4-2) have won three games in a row.

Trayce Jackson-Davis is the Hoosiers' clear leader, while Purdue sports depth headed by Jaden Ivey and big men Zach Edey and Trevion Williams.

Mike Carmin is your follow for Purdue updates, while Dustin Dopirak is tracking IU. We'll have updates throughout, so please remember to refresh.

Hot, hot, hot:Rob Phinisee gets off to a scorching start

Race Thompson reaches behind him for a rebound, and somehow swats the ball into the basket — for Purdue. Own goal.

IU suddenly has a lethal guard combo: Rob Phinisee with 17 points, Xavier Johnson with 15.

Jaden Ivey is up to 13 points, leading the Boilers. He has double-digit scoring in 24 of his past 25 games.

After a whistle, Jaden Ivey goes up and Race Thompson swipes at him, knocking him to the court. It's a flagrant foul on Thompson.

Xavier Johnson hits a 3 to beat the shot clock, giving IU a 50-42 lead with 14:10 left.

Jaden Ivey, who had 2 points at halftime, has 8 in the opening 3 minutes of the second half.

Trayce Jackson-Davis leaves with his 3rd foul with 17:48 to go.

Purdue's first two plays of the second half result in 3s from Jaden Ivey and Isaiah Thompson.

IU's 14-point surge is the difference. Rob Phinisee has a season-high 17 points and 4 steals, while Xavier Johnson has 8. Trayce Jackson-Davis has 2 points and 2 fouls in 6 minutes.

The Boilers have 10 turnovers and shot poorly after gaining an early lead. Zach Edey has 9 points. Trevion Williams is struggling mightily with 2 points and 4 turnovers.

Free throws, yuck all around: Purdue is 1-of-5, IU 8-of-16.

3:27 left in the first half: IU 29, Purdue 24

Rob Phinisee's layup gives him 15 points as the Hoosiers surge past the Boilers. Trevion Williams has 4 turnovers, and Purdue has 9 to IU's 1.

Jordan Ivey picks up his 2nd foul with 5:26 to go, pushing off Trey Galloway for a flagrant. Galloway hits 1 free throw, and IU has its first lead at 25-24.

Jordan Geronimo's dunk off of a steal with 5:36 to go ties it at 24.

Jaden Ivey soars for the dunk, but Rob Phinisee is scorching

The Purdue sophomore's first basket of the night is emphatic. Purdue leads Indiana 22-21 with 7:11 left in the first half.

Rob Phinisee has 13 for IU on 5-of-5 shooting, 3 of them from long range. He also scored 13 against Minnesota this season.

Rob Phinisee heats up for the Hoosiers

Rob Phinisee gets IU's first 3-pointer at the 11:24 mark. He follows with another on the next play.

11:50 left in the first half: Purdue 16, IU 8

Purdue is 6-of-12 from the field, 3-of-6 on 3-pointers.

Trayce Jackson-Davis has 2 fouls in the opening minutes.

IU's first points come on a pair of Xavier Johnson free throws with 16:49 left, and he has 6 of their first 8 points. The Hoosiers miss their first 4 shots from the field before a Trayce Jackson-Davis dunk.

Where have we seen this before? Zach Edey with a couple of quick baskets from near the basket.

Mason Gillis scores the game's first basket on a 3. He's better than 50% from deep coming in.

Trayce Jackson-Davis appears to be a full go

Indiana's star left its game against Nebraska late after hitting his tailbone hard during a fall to the court. He's warming up with the rest of the Hoosiers.

IU basketball fans take on the weather to line up for the game

Experience off the bench: Eric Hunter Jr. offers a level head, a lot of skill

Keys to the game: Scouting Purdue vs. IU

It's been how long?! A lot has happened since Purdue last lost to IU

The coach knows:Woodson on rivalry: 'It's just always been a battle over the years.'

Channeling the boss:IU to give out Mike Woodson-themed masks

What I'm watching:What the Hoosiers must do to win


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