The long nightmare for Indiana basketball fans is over.
The Hoosiers beat No. 4 Purdue 68-65 on Thursday night, snapping a 5-year, 9-game losing streak.
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How long had it been since IU's previous win over the Boilermakers?
2,161 days since IU basketball beat Purdue
Also: 186,710,400 seconds; 3,111,840 minutes; 51,864 hours; more than 308 weeks.
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Purdue beats IU on the court
Feb. 9, 2017: Purdue wins 69-64. Vince Edwards scores 26 points and Caleb Swanigan adds 16 points and 14 rebounds. Thomas Bryant scores 23 for IU.
Feb. 28, 2017: Purdue wins 86-75. Caleb Swanigan has 21 points and 10 rebounds, and Dakota Mathias adds 19. James Blackmon leads IU with 16.
Jan. 28, 2018: Purdue wins 74-67. Isaac Haas scores 26 points and Vince Edwards adds 19. Juwan Morgan scores 24 and Robert Johnson 21, but IU makes just 19% of its 3-pointers.
Jan. 19, 2019: Purdue wins 70-55. Carsen Edwards scores 20 points and adds 7 assists, while Nojel Eastern has 10 points and 10 rebounds.
Feb. 19, 2019: Purdue wins 48-46. Matt Haarms gets a putback in the closing seconds.
Feb. 8, 2020: Purdue wins 74-62. Eric Hunter scores 12 points and Aaron Wheeler adds 11 on 3-of-3 3-point shooting.
Feb. 27, 2020: Purdue wins 57-49. Trevion Williams scores 19 points, Eric Hunter adds 17 and Devonte Green struggles from the floor (3-of-15).
Jan. 14, 2021: Purdue wins 81-69. Trevion Williams scores 22 points and grabs 10 rebounds while the 3-point shooting numbers are stark (Purdue goes 11-of-17, IU 3-of-18).
March 6, 2021: Purdue wins 67-58. Zach Edey leads the way this time with 20 points and 9 rebounds. Neither team has much of a day from long range (IU is 5-of-23, Purdue 6-of-21).
This article originally appeared on Indianapolis Star: Indiana basketball snaps long losing streak against Purdue basketball