Boxscore
Indiana 100, Central Conn. St. 69
Saturday, December 8, 2012 6:00 PM
Location - Assembly Hall, Bloomington, Indiana
Officials - Chuck Bullock, Bill Ek, Ray Perone
Attendance - 17472

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Central Conn. St. 34 35 69
Indiana 53 47 100

Recap


No. 1 Indiana 100, Central Connecticut State 69:
Preseason National Player of the Year Cody Zeller scored 19 points and grabbed a career-high 19 rebounds for the seventh double-double of his career to lead the host Hoosiers.

Junior guard Victor Oladipo added 15 points, nine rebounds and a career-high five steals for Indiana (9-0), which used a 23-2 run midway through the first half to break the game open. The spurt was punctuated by an end-to-end drive and power dunk by Oladipo over forward Terrell Allen that brought the Assembly Hall crowd to its feet and increased Indiana's lead to 39-18.

Junior guard Matt Hunter had a career-high 40 points, including 6-of-11 3-pointers, for Central Connecticut State (4-4), which didn't start a player taller than 6-6 and was outrebounded, 52-25, by the Hoosiers.

Oladipo also played strong defense on Blue Devil guard Kyle Vinales, who entered the game as the nation's top scorer with a 25.9 average. Vinales finished with seven points on 3-of-15 shooting.

Senior forward Christian Watford, making his 103rd start for the Hoosiers, finished with a team-high 21 points while forward Will Sheehey added 12 points and six rebounds.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Indiana came into the game leading the nation in scoring (87.8) and point differential (plus 31.8). ... Hoosier sophomore F Austin Etherington had to be taken off the court on a stretcher with an a left knee injury after a collision under the basket with Allen. ... Central Connecticut State, which came into the game leading the nation in free throw shooting at 83.6 percent, went 13-of-16 from the line (81.3).

Central Conn. St. Blue Devils

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Joe Efese 23:00 4-10 0-0 0-2 3 0 3 0 3 0 3 0 8
Adonis Burbage 26:00 1-5 1-4 0-0 1 0 1 2 1 1 1 0 3
Kyle Vinales 37:00 3-15 0-4 1-2 0 2 2 5 1 1 4 0 7
Malcolm McMillan 36:00 1-9 1-6 0-0 2 1 3 2 3 3 2 0 3
Matt Hunter 39:00 13-25 6-11 8-8 3 4 7 2 1 0 4 1 40
Terrell Allen 13:00 1-2 0-1 2-2 0 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 4
Brandon Peel 16:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 3 4 7 0 3 1 2 0 2
Erik Raleigh 2:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Andrew Hurd 8:00 0-2 0-2 2-2 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 2
TOTAL 200 24-72 8-28 13-16 12 13 25 11 18 7 16 1 69
  33.3% 28.6% 81.2% Team Rebs: 6   Total TO: 16

Indiana Hoosiers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Christian Watford 20:00 8-12 3-4 2-2 2 3 5 1 4 1 3 0 21
Victor Oladipo 22:00 7-9 0-0 1-2 2 7 9 2 3 5 2 3 15
Cody Zeller 30:00 7-12 0-0 5-6 8 11 19 2 2 0 3 2 19
Kevin Ferrell 27:00 3-7 0-2 2-2 0 0 0 6 0 2 1 0 8
Jordan Hulls 26:00 4-7 2-4 0-0 0 5 5 4 0 1 1 0 10
Maurice Creek 14:00 2-7 1-3 0-0 2 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 5
Remy Abell 17:00 2-5 0-3 0-0 1 1 2 3 1 0 0 0 4
Jeremy Hollowell 15:00 2-5 0-2 2-2 1 2 3 2 0 0 1 0 6
Will Sheehey 24:00 4-8 1-3 3-4 2 4 6 0 1 0 3 0 12
Austin Etherington 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
Jeff Howard 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Raphael Smith 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Taylor Wayer 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 39-72 7-21 15-20 19 33 52 20 16 9 14 5 100
  54.2% 33.3% 75.0% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 14