Recap: Washington vs. Indiana
New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Troy Williams scored 22 points and secured eight rebounds as the Indiana Hoosiers ran past the Washington Huskies, 102-84, in the semifinals of the 2K Sports Classic at Madison Square Garden.
Yogi Ferrell added 20 points and five assists for Indiana (5-0) while Noah Vonleh tacked on 19 points and nine rebounds. Will Sheehey contributed 16 points as well for the Hoosiers, who will take on No. 18 Connecticut in Friday's championship game.
C.J. Wilcox netted a game-high 24 points for Washington (2-2). Perris Blackwell recorded a double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds and Andrew Andrews also scored 14 points. Nigel Williams-Goss finished with 13 points on just 6-of-14 shooting and Mike Anderson pitched in 11 points off the bench. The Huskies will face Boston College in a consolation matchup on Friday.
The Hoosiers opened the game on a 7-0 run and never looked back as they took a 50-37 lead into the break. Indiana connected on 43.2 percent of its shots in the period while holding a 16-6 edge from the free-throw line. The Huskies hit a superior 46.9 percent from the field but the deficit from the charity stripe was enough to keep them behind.
After halftime the Hoosiers heated up to 62.1 percent shooting as they cruised to the victory. Washington hit on just 39.5 percent of its shots in the final 20 minutes.
Indiana owned the glass with a 50-29 edge on the boards. The Hoosiers also scored 54 points in the paint and outscored the Huskies, 27-16, on second chance points.Game Notes