As Jordan Morgan's putback of a Trey Burke layup came to a complete stop on the Crisler Center rim, the stakes of Michigan vs. Indiana in the regular season finale came into stark relief.
Big Ten tournament seedings, potential NCAA tournament seedings, a share of the Big Ten regular-season championship—it's not hyperbole to claim that entire season's rode on that shot.
When the shot fell away harmlessly to the floor, Indiana's players, coaches and fans were finally free to celebrate an outright Big Ten title for the first time in two decades. The victory was not without its warts, but there were also causes for optimism headed into tournament season.
Here are 10 takeaways from the season's scintillating end.