Indiana vs Northwestern Final: 61-56 - Recap
|Indiana vs Northwestern Final: 61-56 - Recap|
Yogi Ferrell scored 12 points leading Indiana to a 61-56 victory over Northwestern at Welsh-Ryan Arena on Saturday.
Bettors who backed Indiana were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 2.5 at sportsbooks.
Indiana got 12 points from Troy Williams and another 12 points from Noah Vonleh. Yogi Ferrell contributed 2 assists, while Noah Vonleh cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Northwestern got 19 points from Tre Demps in a losing cause and another 17 points from Alex Olah. Drew Crawford contributed 3 assists for them, while Alex Olah had 11 rebounds.
Indiana hit the break leading 32-30 before taking care of business in the second half.
Northwestern won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-29.