IU Basketball: James Blackmon Jr. Shines with Career Night vs. Alcorn State

On November 30th, the Indiana Basketball team returned to action in Bloomington against the Alcorn State Braves after a three-game road tournament in the Maui Invitational. During the three contests in the Hawaii tourney, sophomore James Blackmon Jr. scored a combine 30 points, including just five points in the tournament-opener. On the final day in November, Blackmon Jr. erupted for a career-high 33 points in front of the home crowd at Assembly Hall. The guard led the Cream and Crimson to an easy 112-70 victory against the Braves and now the team prepares for the #7 Duke Blue Devils on the road in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge. Tip-off is set for 9:15 p.m. in Durham, North Carolina and the game will broadcast on ESPN. Karley Marotta has more on the career night of Blackmon Jr.

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