IUWBB: Rutgers at Indiana

6:03 (4Q): IU with a run to rebuff the Scarlet Knights. It was keyed by a Karlee McBride 3 in transition, then Amanda Cahill followed with a 3 of her own. IU winning the fourth quarter 8-2 thus far. It’s 53-40, IU.

END OF THIRD: Indiana 45, Rutgers 38

46.7 (3Q): Amanda Cahill with a big 3 to boost IU’s lead to eight, but Kahleah Copper answers with a j.

3:31 (3Q): Rutgers keeps digging into the IU lead. Kahleah Copper with a offensive rebound, putback, to make it 32-29. But Karlee McBride with a steal and a transition 3 to boost IU lead. It’s 35-31, IU.

6:01 (3Q): Rutgers has started the half on a 8-0 run. Getting the ball inside now. A turnover on a steal by Kahleah Copper leads to Rutgers’ latest basket. Media timeout. It’s 32-25, IU.

HALF: Indiana 31, Rutgers 17

Complete domination by IU. It has been led by Tyra Buss, who is 4-of-7 from the field, including 4-of-6 from 3, and 4-of-4 from the free throw line. She has 16 points.

Neither team is shooting well, overall. Indiana is 8-of-27 from the field (38 percent). Rutgers is 7-of-23 (30 percent). Not rebounding well, or getting the ball inside. Scarlet Knights have also turned the ball over 11 times.

6:10 (2Q): Rutgers settling for jump shots. Also having trouble penetrating IU’s zone. Try a pass into the middle, a turnover. The Scarlet Knights have eight turnovers thus far. Karlee McBride hits 3 on the other end. It’s 18-10, IU.

END OF FIRST: Indiana 11, Rutgers 8

Indiana hit 3-of-14 shots in the first quarter, including 1-of-6 from 3. Rutgers did not do much better. The Scarlet Knights were 4-of-14 from the field, including 0-of-2 from 3.

4:08 (1Q): Tyra Buss with 7 points thus far in this first quarter. Alexis Gassion with the other bucket. IU leads, 9-8,


Following the program’s first Big Ten road win since February 2014, Indiana (12-8, 4-4 Big Ten) is back in Assembly Hall to take on Rutgers (12-8, 3-5 Big Ten). Updates to follow here, or you can follow along on Twitter, @jon_blau.