APNewsNow. Eds: Wisconsin 68, Indiana 51.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- Trevon Hughes had 21 points and Wisconsin pulled away in the second half to beat Indiana 68-51 on Thursday night.
Verdell Jones had 16 points and Devan Dumes scored 12 in his first game back from a two-game suspension for the Hoosiers (6-19, 1-12). It was Indiana's fourth straight loss after beating Iowa for its only conference victory.
Mississippi State freshman guard Malik Newman will withdraw from the NBA draft, but sources told ESPN he might explore other opportunities besides returning to Mississippi State.
Seton Hall sophomore Isaiah Whitehead will stay in the NBA draft and not return for his junior season.
Washington State's trio of Josh Hawkinson, Conor Clifford and Ike Iroegbu have withdrawn from the NBA draft and will play their senior season with the Cougars.