IU Men’s Basketball will tip off on WSLM Radio tonight – the Hoosiers on 97.9 FM.
Indiana is in its 114th season of college basketball and will host Samford tonight in Assembly Hall at 7p. Don Fischer will lead the pre-game show at 6p.
Samford is coached by former IU assistant Bennie Seltzer, of the Southern Conference. The Hoosiers improved to 2-0 with a 73-72 win over LIU Brooklyn in the opening round of the 2K Sports Classic on Tuesday. Samford is 1-1 after losing at UT Arlington, 88-75, on Tuesday.
Senior Will Sheehey had a team-high 19 points and hit two 3-pointers in the final 2:46 to lead the Hoosiers to the comeback win over the Blackbirds. He also had seven rebounds, six assists and three steals. Sophomore Kevin Yogi Ferrell added 17 points and three assists, while freshman Noah Vonleh had his second straight double-double with 17 points and 11 rebounds. Junior All-SoCon guard Raijon Kelly leads the Bulldogs, averaging 16.0 points per game. Sophomore forward Tim Williams, the league’s Freshman of the Year last season, is averaging 14.0 points and 14.0 rebounds per game.
Tune in Saturday as IU Football travels to Wisconsin for a Noon kick off.