Geo Baker, Ron Harper Jr. pace Rutgers past Indiana

Geo Baker scored 19 points to help Rutgers snap a five-game losing streak with a 74-70 win over Indiana on Sunday in Bloomington, Ind.Ron Harper Jr. added 15 points and 12 rebounds for the Scarlet Knights (8-6, 4-6 Big Ten), who picked up their first ever win at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall. Rutgers is 1-3 all-time in the building.Rutgers led by as many as 14 points in the second half before holding off a late Indiana comeback.Trayce Jackson-Davis made a pair of free throws for Indiana to cut the Rutgers lead to 73-70 with 43.7 seconds left, but Myles Johnson came up with a big offensive rebound off a missed shot from Harper with 14 seconds remaining. Baker was then fouled and made 1 of 2 free throws to seal the win.Armaan Franklin led Indiana (9-7, 4-5) with 14 points, with Jackson-Davis adding 13 points and Race Thompson chipping in with 11. The Hoosiers dropped to 4-3 at home on the season and 2-3 at home in Big Ten games.Rutgers was tough protecting the rim throughout the game with seven blocked shots and eight steals. The Scarlet Knights scored 14 points off turnovers.