Indiana Defeats Indiana State 24-17 - Recap
|Indiana Defeats Indiana State 24-17 - Recap|
The Hoosiers were Week 1 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Sycamores by a score of 24-17 at Memorial Stadium.
Tre Roberson completed 26 of 36 pass attempts for 280 yards for the Hoosiers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Shakir Bell rushed for 192 yards for Indiana State, while Donald Spencer added 7 yards. Mike Perish threw for 211 yards for the Sycamores, while receivers Michael Mardis and Donald Spencer had 65 and 64 yards respectively.
Indiana State was outgained by Indiana 451-387 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-19 by the Hoosiers.
The time of possession battle favored Indiana as their offense was on the field for 32:08, longer than the 27:52 of their opponents.