Recruiting Archive

Pair of IU signees set to participate in Derby Festival Basketball Classic

Two IU class of 2017 signees – Al Durham Jr. and Justin Smith – will participate in this weekend’s Derby Festival Basketball Classic in Louisville. The 44th annual Derby Festival Classic will tip off on Saturday night at 7 p.m. ...

Class of 2017 signee Justin Smith sticking with Indiana

Indiana’s top rated class of 2017 signee, Adlai Stevenson (Ill.) forward Justin Smith, is sticking with the Hoosiers. Smith’s father, Edward, confirmed that his son called Archie Miller on Tuesday night to inform him of the decision. Miller and assistant ...

Class of 2017 guard Al Durham sticking with Indiana

Class of 2017 Berkmar (Ga.) guard Al Durham is sticking with his commitment to Indiana. Durham, a 6-foot-4 guard, announced the decision tonight after meeting with Archie Miller for two hours. He had originally asked for a release from his National ...

Four-star guard Robert Phinisee talks IU coaching change, junior season

It didn’t take long for new Indiana coach Archie Miller to reach out to one of the state’s top underclassmen. McCutcheon’s Robert Phinisee, a class of 2018 guard who was recently named Associated Press first team all state, told Inside ...

Miller set to meet with Indiana’s class of 2017 signees

With the NCAA dead period for recruiting ending Thursday at noon, new coach Archie Miller won’t be wasting any time getting on the road meeting with the program’s three class of 2017 signees. Miller is expected to meet with Stevenson (Ill.) ...

A look at Indiana’s potential in-state targets for 2018 class

Archie Miller’s directive in Monday’s press conference was clear: he wants the best players in the state to strongly consider coming to Bloomington. Miller offered his thoughts on an approach for recruiting in the state as a part of his ...

2017 signees Clifton Moore, Al Durham request release from Indiana

A pair of Indiana class of 2017 signees have asked for a release from their National Letters of Intent with Indiana. Class of 2017 Hatboro Horsham (Pa.) forward Clifton Moore requested a release from his National Letter of Intent with ...

Durham, Moore and Smith to play in Derby Festival Basketball Classic

Class of 2017 Indiana signees Al Durham, Clifton Moore and Justin Smith will play in the Derby Festival Basketball Classic at Freedom Hall in Louisville on Saturday, April 15. Complete rosters have not been finalized, but all three IU signees ...

IU offers 2018 wing Jericole Hellems, watches 2017 guard Mark Smith

Indiana coach Tom Crean was recruiting in Missouri and Illinois on Tuesday and made a pair of stops to watch two prospects. Crean watched 2018 Chaminade College Prep (Mo.) forward Jericole Hellems and then moved over to Illinois to watch ...

Durham, Smith sign National Letters of Intent with Indiana

The early signing period for college basketball began on Wednesday and two of Indiana’s three class of 2017 commitments signed their National Letters of Intent. Three-star Berkmar (Ga.) guard Aljami “Al” Durham Jr. and four-star Adlai Stevenson (Ill.) wing Justin ...

Four-star Tremont Waters to announce decision on Wednesday

Class of 2017 Notre Dame-West Haven (Conn.) point guard Tremont Waters is ready to announce his college decision. According to Joe Morelli of the New Haven Register, Waters will announce on Wednesday afternoon at the Farnam House in New Haven. ...

Five-star forward Kris Wilkes takes unofficial visit to Indiana

Five-star North Central class of 2017 forward Kris Wilkes made the trip south from Indianapolis on Saturday for an unofficial visit to Indiana. Prior to Indiana football’s game against No. 10 Nebraska, Wilkes was spotted on the sidelines of Memorial ...

Five-star forward Kris Wilkes trims list to three

Five-star class of 2017 North Central forward Kris Wilkes has eliminated two schools and now has a final three. According to Kyle Neddenriep of The Indianapolis Star, Wilkes is no longer considering Xavier and UConn and will no longer take ...