Indiana basketball plays against Penn State in a Big Ten game on Tuesday, Jan. 9. The game starts at 6:30 p.m. ET. Both teams are currently unranked in the AP Top 25. Find game time, watch online, radio and streaming information for the game below.
The Hoosiers are coming off a 75-71 road victory at Minnesota on Jan. 6. Indiana is 9-7 overall going into the game against Penn State, while the Nittany Lions are 12-5.
Indiana-Penn State basketball: Time, game information
Indiana and Penn State play at 6:30 p.m. ET on Tuesday, Jan. 9.
Time: 6:30 p.m. ET
Date: Tuesday, Jan. 9
TV Channel: BTN
Location: Simon Skojdt Assembly Hall in Bloomington, Ind.
How can I watch the Indiana-Penn State basketball game online?
Indiana and Penn State will be televised on BTN. You can watch the game online at BTN2go.com.
How can I listen to the Indiana-Penn State basketball game on the radio?
The Indiana-Penn State game is available on the radio via Indiana Hoosier Sports Network.
Indiana-Penn State basketball preview
Indiana’s 2017-18 season has been an up-and-down one, as first-year coach Archie Miller lost his first game with the Hoosiers on opening night against Indiana State. The team then went 4-1 in its next 5 games, but lost 4 of its next 6.
The 9-7 Hoosiers have played four Big Ten games to this point and stand at 2-2 in the conference. Indiana has beaten Iowa and Minnesota, but has lost to Michigan and Wisconsin, both by double digits. Eight different players have played in all 16 games for the team.
Indiana is led in scoring by Juwan Morgan, who is averaging 15.4 points per game and a team-high 7 rebounds per game. The 6-foot-8 junior forward also averages over 1 steal and 1 block per game.
Senior guard Robert Johnson is the only other Hoosiers player averaging more than 10 points per game, as Johnson has averaged 12.7. Morgan has shot over 60 percent from the field this season, while Johnson is shooting at over 43 percent.
Last season, when the Hoosiers and Nittany Lions met, Indiana won both meetings. At Penn State, the Hoosiers won, 78-75. In the second matchup, Indiana won 110-102 in what was a triple overtime contest.
For Penn State this season, the team is 12-5 overall and has also split its 4 Big Ten games to this point, going 2-2. The Nittany Lions have beaten Iowa and Northwestern in conference, but have lost to Wisconsin by 1 point and on the road to Maryland by 6.
Penn State started its season off on a hot streak, winning its first five games. The team then lost to Texas A&M, which started a 2-3 mark through its next five games. The Nittany Lions then won three straight and are coming into this game against Indiana, going 2-2 over its last four.
Penn State, unlike Indiana, gets the bulk of its scoring from five different players, as each of those five average over 10 points per game. Tony Carr averages 18.3 points per game, while Lamar Stevens averages 15.1, Mike Watkins at 13, Josh Reaves at 10.8 and Shep Garner at 10.2.
Carr leads the team in assists per game as well, at 4.8, while Watkins leads in rebounds, averaging 9.5. In the team’s last game, against Northwestern, Stevens scored a career-high 30 points.