IUWBB: Indiana vs. UMass Lowell

FINAL: Indiana 79, UMass Lowell 45.

Alexis Gassion gets the 18 points she needs, hits 1,000 points. Came on a left-handed layup. 

4:11 (4Q): Alexis Gassion is two points shy of 1,000. IU leads, 73-41.

END OF THIRD: Indiana 63, UMass Lowell 30

6:14 (3Q): Keep watching that UMass Lowell turnover count. At 26 now. Amanda Cahill with a steal, floats it to Tyra Buss underneath. 52-24, IU. 

HALFTIME: Indiana 44, UMass Lowell 18.

Amanda Cahill with 10, Tyra Buss with 9, Alexis Gassion with 8. River Hawks have 18 turnovers.

4:11 (2Q): Hoosiers well in control, up 36-14. One thing to keep an eye on — Alexis Gassion is 10 points away from reaching 1,000. She has eight.

END OF FIRST: Indiana 27, UMass Lowell 8. 

UMass Lowell infamous for its turnovers, averaging almost 32 per game. On pace for more today. River Hawks have 12 turnovers through one quarter, and the Hoosiers have a 16-0 advantage on points off of turnovers. Amanda Cahill leads with nine points thus far.

4:45 (1Q): As expected against 0-4 UMass Lowell, the Hoosiers are out to a 11-4 lead. Darby Foresman, the 6-foot-3 freshman, entered the game and hit a deep 2, nearly a 3. 

Freshman Ria Gulley is out today with an injury. Amber Deane, the grad transfer from Dayton, will take Gulley’s place in the starting lineup, along with Gs Tyra Buss and Amanda Cahill, Fs Kym Royster and Amanda Cahill. 

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The Hoosiers (3-1) are looking for a bounce-back effort at home after suffering a loss to Western Kentucky Saturday on the road. Check back for updates here, or follow on Twitter, @jon_blau.