by Mike Hartnett
Louisville, KY (WAVE)- Led by Verdell Jones' career high 27 points, the Indiana Hoosiers cruised past Wright State 67 to 44. Jones sparked IU during a first half run that saw the Hoosiers go from five down to 8 on top.
Indiana led 30 to 19 at the intermission before spurting out to a 37 to 21 advantage early in the second half. Wright State never got closer than nine points for the remainder of the game.
The Hoosiers' Christian Watford recorded a double-double for the winners with 17 points and 10 rebounds.