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Trey Galloway not expected to play in IU basketball’s Big Ten Tournament opener vs. Penn State – The Daily Hoosier



Trey Galloway not expected to play in IU basketball’s Big Ten Tournament opener vs. Penn State – The Daily Hoosier
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UPDATE:  Galloway is confirmed OUT in opposition to Penn State.  The distinctive story follows.


Indiana will in all probability be with out their most impactful guard after they open Enormous Ten Match movement Thursday evening in Minneapolis.

A provide tells The Every day Hoosier Trey Galloway is not anticipated to play in opposition to Penn State on Thursday evening after struggling a knee hurt all through pregame warmups Sunday.

He was listed as “questionable” on Indiana’s pregame availability report along with Anthony Walker.  A questionable designation has often led to Indiana avid gamers seeing the bottom this season, nonetheless that is not anticipated for Galloway.

Galloway is averaging occupation highs in components (10.6), assists (4.6), steals (1.2), and minutes carried out (33.4) this season.  He has often taken on in all probability probably the most tough defensive undertaking on the perimeter, which implies IU might have a critical void to fill on every ends of the bottom all through Enormous Ten Match movement.

The Culver, Ind. product  accomplished the frequent season as thought of one in all seven avid gamers throughout the Enormous Ten to frequent on the very least 10.0 components, 4.5 assists, and 1.0 steal per sport.  He dished out 105 full assists (5.3 per sport) in Enormous Ten play to go in opposition to easily 44 turnovers (2.39 assist-to-turnover ratio). He tied for second (Bobby Wilkerson, 1975-76) on the IU single-season Enormous Ten assists itemizing with 105, and accomplished behind solely Quinn Buckner (106) from the 1974-75 season.

Galloway handed out a career-high 12 assists in opposition to Northwestern (Feb. 18) and Wisconsin (Feb. 27) to vary into the first Hoosier since Hall of Famer Isiah Thomas (1980-81) to dish out 12-plus assists in quite a lot of video video games in a single season.

He scored a career-high 28 components in opposition to No. 2/2 Kansas (Dec. 16). He reworked 12-of-17 images throughout the contest. He scored a Enormous Ten career-high 25 components (19 throughout the second half) at Ohio State (Feb. 6) whereas important IU to an 18-point comeback victory.

On Sunday Galloway launched his intentions to take advantage of his fifth season and return to the Indiana basketball program.

Indiana and Penn State tip spherical 9 p.m. ET at Objective Coronary heart.

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