Opening Line: Favored Indiana takes on Jackson State at Short Rest on Friday

BLOOMINGTON, Indiana — After a late night Wednesday and Thanksgiving on Thursday, Indiana gets back to work on a short break Friday with an early afternoon game against Jackson State at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall.

It’s early, starting at 12:30 p.m. ET, and this is the last of three games of the Hoosier Classic for Indiana. The 11th-ranked Hoosiers are 5-0 and Jackson State of Jackson, Miss., is 0-4. According to, Indiana is a 26.5-point favorite over the Tigers and the over/under is 143.5.