Quick thoughts on a 71-68 victory over Butler:
How it happened : Another game, another close victory for Indiana. It looked all afternoon as if Hoosiers would not find a way to get over the hump. Butler was the aggressor early and held Hoosiers who played from behind because of his 3-point shot. But as we've seen during this latest game game, Indiana finds a way to win in close play. The last two minutes was a back and forth deal. Justin Smith put Indiana up with two with 34 seconds to go and Kamar Baldwin responded with a bucket to tie it with 1
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Standout performer : Juwan Morgan broke his own Crossroads Classic with a career high 35 points in 32 minutes. Morgan was 12-in-14 from the field, 4-in-6 at 3 and 7-in-7 from the free-kick.
Stats : Indiana beat 9 of their 21 tries from 3-point range (42.9 percent) and strong 8-in-10 on free throws (80 percent).
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