Captured: Wildcats defeat No. 14 Indiana, their second ranked opponent within a week

February 16, 2023

Coming off of Sunday’s stunning upset against No. 1 Purdue, the Northwestern Wildcats defeated the Indiana Hoosiers after almost letting a halftime lead slip away. The Wildcats entered the second half with a 19-point lead, yet narrowly won the game 64-62. Fans at Welsh-Ryan Arena celebrated as senior guard Boo Buie secured the win with less than five seconds left.

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