Coming off of its first road win of the season on Monday night, Indiana (13-4, 4-3 Big Ten) will next host rival Purdue (15-2, 4-2 Big Ten), ranked No. 4 in the latest AP poll, as the Hoosiers try to end another type of losing streak – a years-long one against their in-state rival.
Here’s everything you need to know about how to watch the game.
Indiana vs. Purdue: Date, tip time, TV channel
Indiana will host Purdue on Thursday, Jan. 20 at 7 p.m. ET. The game will air on FS1.
It’s no secret that Purdue has dominated this series recently, winning the last nine meetings dating back to the start of the 2016-17 season. Tom Crean lost to Purdue twice in his final season at Indiana and Archie Miller went 0-7 against Purdue. The Boilermakers have won those nine games by an average of 8.4 points and their last two trips to Bloomington resulted in 12-point wins.
The Boilermakers also hold the all-time series lead, 124-89.
Indiana vs. Purdue: Game predictions
Purdue will be favored to extend its winning streak over Indiana to 10 games. The Boilermakers are projected to win 75-72, according to kenpom.com, which gives Indiana a 39-percent chance of victory.
ESPN’s BPI gives Indiana a 35.3-percent chance of winning.