IU Tops Kentucky to Stay Unbeaten

By WISE Web Sports

IU Tops Kentucky to Stay Unbeaten

December 11, 2011 Updated Dec 11, 2011 at 1:29 AM EDT

(BLOOMINGTON)- IU fans have been wondering when their program would be back. The answer migh have came on Saturday night in Bloomington. Christian Watford hit a 3 at the buzzer to give IU its first win over the top ranked team in the country since 2002, 73-72 over Kentucky. Watford finished with 20 points, the only other time they had beaten a No. 1 team in Bloomington was Jan. 7, 2001, when Kirk Hasten hit a buzzer-beater to knock off No. 1 Michigan State 59-58.

Victor Oladipo had 13 points and five Hoosiers wound up in double figures. Indiana is 9-0 for the first time since 1989-90.




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