WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Brittany Rayburn scored 24 points to lead Purdue (No. 22 AP) to a 90-58 victory over Indiana in a regular season finale Sunday.
KK Houser had 15 points and seven assists for the Boilermakers (21-8, 11-5 Big Ten), Alex Guyton scored 11 and Sam Ostarello added nine rebounds.Rayburn, who hit four 3-pointers, reached double figures for the 89th time and passed the 1,700-point mark for her career with 1,718.Sasha Chaplin led the Hoosiers (6-23, 1-15) with 15 points. Aulani Sinclair scored 14 and Candyce Ussery a career-high 10.The Boilermakers earned the No. 4 seed in the Big Ten tournament, beginning Thursday in Indianapolis, and will get a first-round bye. The Hoosiers drew the 12th seed and will face No. 5 seed Michigan State.Purdue, which shot 48 percent, turned a 29-19 lead into a 41-19 edge with a 12-0 run late in the first half. It was not close thereafter.The Boilermakers forced 21 turnovers while committing only nine.Purdue extended its winning streak against Indiana to seven games.