On Tuesday night in Bloomington the seniors did their jobs against the class of 2017. They even had an inherent advantages in that they have a training camp for the Indiana All-Star series with Kentucky while the juniors are kind of thrown together before the game,. The juniors even have a "Core Six" that plays in both games, but they have to incorporate six new teammates for the second game.
That was no problem tonight.
Several Purdue targets led the juniors tonight at Lebanon as they stunned the seniors 103-90. Here is how the guys Purdue is looking at did:
Jalen Adaway - The junior forward from nearby Logansport was not a "Core Six" member, so this was his first game. He finished with 8 points, 6 rebounds, and 3 assists on 4 of 10 shooting.
Kris Wilkes - The North Central product had another good night, scoring 14 points on 7 of 16 shooting in 26 minutes.
Malik Williams - Williams did not do much on Tuesday, but tonight he had a solid game. He was 5 of 7 and had 15 points and 6 rebounds. He also added 2 assists, 2 steals, and a blocked shot.
Jaren Jackson Jr. - Jackson had a rough night, scoring only 5 points on 2 of 7 shooting, but he did have 7 rebounds.
Sasha Stefanovich - Stefanovich turned some heads on Tuesday, but not tonight. He was scoreless in 16 minutes with three rebounds.
Seniors 119, Juniors 67
Indiana is going to destroy Kentucky this weekend, and Purdue prospect Ae'Rianna Harris will be a part of it. She had 2 points and 6 rebounds in 16 minutes tonight as the seniors rolled.