Indiana and Butler meet as part of the Crossroads Classic today at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis.
The No. 1 Hoosiers will get a lift off the bench with the return of Hanner Mosquera-Perea and Peter Jurkin from suspensions handed down by the NCAA. Both missed the Hoosiers first nine games.
Forward Cody Zeller is coming off a 19-point, 19-rebound performance against Central Connecticut State. Forward Christian Watford scored 21 points in the contest.
Guard Victor Oladipo continues to create havoc on both ends of the court.
IU meets a 7-2 Butler team. Like the Hoosiers, the Bulldogs have a win this year against North Carolina.
Butler is coming off a win at Northwestern. Rotnei Clarke, a transfer from Arkansas, is averaging a team-high 17.3 points.