Rumors Archive

Indiana in the mix for 2011 wing Ryan Taylor?

Ryan Taylor, a 6-foot-6 wing from Indianapolis who played his final prep season at Louisville’s Western High School, reportedly has an offer from Indiana according to this story published by¬†Jeff Goodman of CBS Sports. (Update: Goodman tweeted the following moments ...

Coaching carousel could put recruits back in play

As of Sunday afternoon, the list of Division I schools that have made a coaching change has reached, by our count, 12. The list: Arkansas, Bradley, Eastern Washington, Georgia Tech, Kennesaw State, Manhattan, Oklahoma, Providence, Texas Tech, Texas A & ...

Former Ohio State guard Walter Offutt to Indiana?

Walter Offutt, a 6-3 guard from Warren Central in Indianapolis who originally signed with Ohio State and transferred to Wright State, is on the move again. We received a tip on Monday that Offutt would leave Wright State and consider ...

Rumor Alert: Rick Pitino interested in Nets job?

By now, you’ve likely read the New York Daily News report published this morning linking Louisville coach Rick Pitino to the New Jersey Nets coaching job. If you haven’t, here are the pertinent details: Sources close to Pitino said that ...

A quick read of IU’s NCAA response

So, doing my offseason Dagger due diligence, I tried to summarize today the logical arguments at the core of Indiana’s response to the NCAA about the Kelvin Sampson allegations. I wrote: Indiana’s main arguments are, simply, that the “failure to ...

Kyle Taber is … your Indiana Hoosiers!

Don’t let this post distract you from the real issue at hand, which is the voting we’re doing just down the page. That’s the democratic process at work. This is just a sarcastic post about Kyle Taber. Anyway, Jeff Goodman ...

Eli Holman speaks, sort of

Tough day, and night, for Eli Holman, and he’s a released statement addressing it: Last night and this morning I had the opportunity to apologize to Coach Crean and today I would like to extend that to everyone involved in ...

Armon Bassett speculation is just…speculation

Despite what some of you read on various message boards across the Web this past weekend, the rumor that Armon Bassett is transferring to Cincinnati (or any other school) appears to be purely speculation. Anyone trying to pass off this ...

Kelvin Sampson and Scott Skiles are your … Milwaukee Hoosiers!

First, it was a guy that people talked about for the Indiana job, and who most fans were happy to see stay in the pros. Then it was a guy who had the Indiana job, and who most people were ...

On Dan Dakich and the dismissal at The Dagger

Headline alliteration is my favorite kind. Those of you interested, I wrote a quick post this morning discussing Dan Dakich’s huge huevos for dismissing Armon Bassett and Jamarcus Ellis at the Dagger. Here’s a little taste: The entire situation is ...