Taking down a pair of ranked opponents by big margins is a surefire way to get yourself back in the top-25 rankings.
Back-to-back double-digit losses threatened to have the Hoosiers reeling just a short time after being anointed the Big Ten's best non-Wisconsin hope.
Two games against two ranked opponents, and the Buckeyes have two wins by a combined 36 points.
Despite the Boilermakers' obvious improvements this season and the Hoosiers' weekend defeat in Columbus, surely not too many saw Purdue's 83-67 blowout win over Indiana coming on Wednesday night.
Indiana lost in a pretty big way Sunday afternoon, but it didn't have much of an adverse effect on its placement in this week's AP poll.