FINAL: Purdue 66, Indiana 60.
21.5 (4): A 3-pointer by Dominique Oden gave Purdue the lead, and they’ve been pulling away ever since. Lead 62-55. Hoosiers have scored 16 points in the second half.
2:31 (4): If Hoosiers someone close this out, it will be the consistency of their defensive effort. Purdue still hitting 34 percent from field. IU leads 53-52.
3:49 (4): Karlee McBride tried to take a charge. Didn’t get it. Purdue’s Dominique Oden going to the line for two, with IU up 53-51.
5:55 (4): Purdue tied it up on a Ashley Morrissette 3. Hoosiers have regained a slim lead, now 51-47 following an underneath basket by Gassion.
END OF THIRD: Indiana 45, Purdue 43. Purdue bench, fan section hyped. All the momentum on their side. Purdue outscored the Hoosiers 19-6 in that period. Hoosiers scored with 9:10 left in the period, and didn’t score again until 1:53 left in the quarter.
3:43 (3): This is just the opposite of the first half. Hoosiers are 1-of-10 from floor, with six turnovers in third quarter. Purdue has cut the Hoosiers’ advantage to 41-33.
HALFTIME: Indiana 39, Purdue 24. Hoosiers outscored the Boilermakers 21-9 in that second quarter. Purdue shooting 30 percent, hit 3-of-14 in the second quarter. Tyra Buss leads the Hoosiers with 14 points, including 4-of-7 from 3-point range. Amanda Cahlil with 10 points, four assists, three boards.
Cahill and senior Alexis Gassion showing their versatility. Cahill tied for team-high 4 assists with Gassion. Gassion has five boards.
7:03 (2): A nice start to the quarter, with Jenn Anderson taking a charge and Tyra Buss hitting a corner 3. Purdue answered with a 3, but consecutive buckets for Amanda Cahill. One a pretty finish under the basket, the next a corner 3. Hoosiers lead 26-18.
END OF FIRST: Indiana 18, Purdue 15. Tyra Buss and Amanda Cahill with 5 points apiece. Hoosiers shoot 50 percent.
4:32 (1): Purdue got the first basket, but IU was able to go on a 7-2 run, fueled by a coupule of turnovers. Ashley Morrissette has brought the Boilermakers back a bit, getting to the basket on dribble penetration twice. Hoosiers need to clean that up. It’s 9-8, IU.
We are here at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, where the No. 4-seeded Hoosiers will face No. 5-seeded Purdue. Hoosiers beat the Boilermakers, 74-60, in the regular season. Tip scheduled for about 2:30 p.m. Check back here for updates, or follow on Twitter, @Jon_Blau.