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Ferrell and Sheehey Shine in World University Games
July 8th, 2013 at 4:24 PM
***PHOTO1*** Two Indiana Hoosiers are competing for the US National team in the World University Games hosted in Kazan, Russia. Yogi Ferrell and Will Sheehey In the opening match of the games, Ferrell set a single game assist record for team USA. Ferrell dished out 13 assists, while scoring 15 points, en...

Who Will Be the Next Victor Oladipo for the Indiana Hoosiers?
July 3rd, 2013 at 2:35 PM
Victor Oladipo was a rare type of player. He wasn't considered to be a future NBA player entering his freshman year and before last season he was seen as a possible second round pick.  Indiana fans were treated to watching a player grow up by leaps and bounds over three seasons....

How Will Cody Zeller and Victor Oladipo Transition to the NBA
July 2nd, 2013 at 3:30 PM
The NBA Draft is over, we know where various former Hoosiers will be playing, and the pundits have put in their two cents worth. Today we take a look at what these players bring to the table for their respective teams.  Cody Zeller and Victor Oladipo will have their work cut...

NBA Draft Sees Two Former Indiana Hoosiers Taken in the First Five Picks
June 28th, 2013 at 2:26 PM
Last nights Indiana and Tom Crean saw two former players taken at the beginning of the NBA Draft. Victor Oladipo was taken second and Cody Zeller was fourth. We knew that both would be taken early in the draft, but both in the top five was a big surprise.  Oladipo had been...

NBA Draft Preview: Where Will Zeller and Oladipo End Up?
June 26th, 2013 at 2:57 PM
The NBA season has finally come to a close, and its time to refocus on Indiana basketball. Or rather, a few former Hoosiers who will be selected in the Draft on Thursday.  Victor Oladipo and Cody Zeller are both projected to be lottery picks. Christian Watford has recently been thrown into...

Former Hoosiers Victor Oladipo and Cody Zeller Impress at NBA Draft Combine
May 17th, 2013 at 3:04 PM
Indiana was well represented at the NBA Draft Combine today. Cody Zeller and Victor Oladipo were both equally impressive.  It's a testament to the hard work of both players and the training staff in Bloomington.  Both players were kept out of the drills section of the event by their agents. This isn't uncommon...

Evan Gordon Signs with Indiana Hoosiers
May 15th, 2013 at 4:22 PM
Evan Gordon has signed up to play with Indiana for his final year of eligibility. Gordon is transferring from Arizona State and will enroll in the Sports Administration masters program in Bloomington.  We talk a bit about the prospect of Gordon coming to IU over the weekend. Gordon is the younger brother of...

Evan Gordon to Visit Indiana This Weekend
May 11th, 2013 at 2:05 PM
Evan Gordon is looking to transfer from Arizona State for his senior season.  Gordon is the younger brother of Eric Gordon, former Indiana Hoosier and current NBA player for the New Orleans Hornets.  Gordon is reportedly looking to play some where closer to home. That probably means some where in Indiana. He...

Big Ten – ACC Challenge Schedule Announced; Indiana to Play Syracuse
May 9th, 2013 at 2:14 PM
The match-ups for the annual Big Ten/ACC Challenge have been announced. The Indiana Hoosiers will head to upstate New York to face the Syracuse Orange.  This will be Syracuse's first season in the ACC. This will also be the first time that IU and Syracuse will play on a non-neutral court....

Indiana Hoosiers Basketball: Recapping Hanner Mosquera-Perea’s Season
May 6th, 2013 at 3:00 PM
As another member of the "The Movement" Hanner Mosquera-Perea was supposed to be a key player off the bench who provided solid minutes. He didn't exactly do so, and there is a pretty clear reason why.  Indiana was the victim of one of the worst NCAA rulings in recent memory. Perea,...

Indiana Hoosiers Basketball: Recapping Jeremy Hollowell’s Season
April 30th, 2013 at 1:37 PM
Jeremy Hollowell came into the season as a member of the class that was dubbed "The Movement." Hollowell, along with Yogi Ferrell and Hanner Mosquera-Perea, were supposed to take IU to a new level of greatness.  Before the season started, we believed that Perea or Hollowell could end up being an...

Indiana Hoosiers Basketball Recruiting Weekend Wrap-up
April 29th, 2013 at 5:10 PM
Over the weekend, Tom Crean and his coaching staff were hard at work. They traveled to Virginia to take in the Nike Elite Youth Basketball League (EYBL).  The AAU tournament featured a number of players that are on the IU radar for 2014. The Hoosiers will be looking to add about...

Indiana Hoosiers Losing Another Basketball Player
April 26th, 2013 at 11:17 AM
Maurice Creek has announced that he will transfer after he completes his degree in May.  While it is disappointing to see him leave, it isn't really all that surprising. If it hadn't been for all of his injuries, Creek would be in the NBA.  Creek is eligible to transfer and play immediately...

Indiana Hoosiers Basketball: Recapping Will Sheehey’s Season
April 24th, 2013 at 5:02 PM
Before the season started, Will Sheehey was expected to give Indiana productive minutes as the first guy off the bench. He did just that in his junior year.  He was the player that every opponent loved to hate. He earned boos and jeers at every away game, and a number of undeserved...

Indiana Hoosiers Basketball: Recapping Yogi Ferrell’s Season
April 22nd, 2013 at 1:57 PM
Yogi Ferrell entered his freshman season headlining a very solid 2012 class. It was no surprise that Ferrell started from day one for Indiana.  The former five-star recruit was very impressive in his first season in the cream and crimson. It was a tall order asking a freshman to run this...

Indiana Hoosiers Recruit Troy Williams Wins MVP in Derby Classic
April 20th, 2013 at 1:22 PM
Troy Williams led all scorers with 21-points in the Derby Classic Friday night. Williams led the Black team to a 124-113 win at the 2013 Derby Festival Basketball Classic.  The Black team roster was littered with future Indiana players. Colin Hartman and Devin Davis of Indianapolis were on the roster, and...

Indiana Hoosiers Basketball Losing Too Many Special Players
April 19th, 2013 at 1:45 PM
Indiana is losing four starters this year. Two to graduation and the other two are heading to the NBA Draft. Suffice it to say that the 2013-14 team won't resemble last seasons in any way.  After everything that has happened last week it wouldn't be a stretch to say that some...

Indiana Hoosiers Basketball: Remy Abell and Jaren Sina
April 17th, 2013 at 3:41 PM
A few days ago, Remy Abell announced that he would be transferring from Indiana. At the same time the Hoosiers and Tom Crean stepped up their recruiting efforts on Jaren Sina, a four-star player from New Jersey.  While Sina is still be recruited and is coming to visit Bloomington next week, rumors are...

Indiana Hoosiers Basketball: Transfers and Recruiting News Round-up
April 15th, 2013 at 11:47 AM
Despite the season being over this has been a busy week for the Hoosiers. Two players declared for the NBA Draft, another announced he will transfers, and it appears that Tom Crean and his staff are hitting the recruiting trail pretty hard.  Cody Zeller and Victor Oladipo are going pro, a...

Indiana Hoosiers’ Cody Zeller and Victor Oladipo Will Enter the NBA Draft
April 11th, 2013 at 8:33 AM
Indiana is going to be a very different team next season. Cody Zeller and Victor Oladipo have both declared for the NBA Draft. Oladipo held a press conference on Tuesday afternoon and Zeller did the same the following day. Oladipo was less of a shock seeing as how he will graduate this...