OG Anunoby scored 16 points and James Blackmon Jr. had 14 Wednesday night, leading No. 13 Indiana past No. 3 North Carolina, 76-67 in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge at Bloomington, Ind.
The Hoosiers (5-1) have won two in a row since last week’s stunning loss to Fort Wayne.
The curse of No. 3 continues. With Kansas losing on opening night, Indiana’s upset last week and now the Tar Heels falling, three of the four teams ranked No. 3 this season have lost in their first appearance in that spot.
Blackmon injured his knee and Anunoby tried to play through an illness against Fort Wayne. This time, they helped Indiana start fast and fend off the Tar Heels’...