Despite a solid record in Big Ten play, Purdue hasn't been getting much respect, squarely on the bubble despite sitting in the top three in the conference standings.
With the Big Ten expanding to 14 teams this past summer, that means a little year-to-year variation in the basketball schedule.
It shouldn't come as a surprise that Indiana's 18 made 3-pointers in Sunday night's win over Minnesota is a new Big Ten record.
Perhaps desiring a little more football toughness, Tom Crean has added a player from the gridiron to the Hoosiers' basketball roster.
Michigan got back to its fighting ways with its stars sidelined, but it again wasn't enough to overcome Indiana on Sunday afternoon.