2011-2012 Big Ten Preview: Breakout candidates

With the college basketball season inching closer, we’ll be taking a long look at the conference at large as well as Indiana’s roster over the next few weeks. Today, we begin with a look at some Big Ten breakout player ...

Bogues to coach Peter Jurkin at United Faith Christian

Peter Jurkin will have a new coach for his final high school season at United Faith Christian Academy: Tyrone Muggsy Bogues. The Charlotte Observer is reporting that Shaun Wiseman has stepped down as the coach at UFCA and will be ...

IUHoosiers.com catches up with freshman Austin Etherington

IUHoosiers.com: Catching Up With: Austin Etherington On the difference in the speed of the game from high school to college: “Definitely our team is a much faster team than I played with in high school and I know it’s going to ...

Jim Delany on Big Ten: “We’re as comfortable as we could be.”

The Quad: Big Ten Commissioner Says No Change Is Imminent “Our position is our position,” Delany said. “I don’t think that moves in the SEC or the A.C.C. or Pac-10 or Big 12, haven’t, to date, created an environment that ...

Q & A: 2013 DeMatha forward BeeJay Anya

DeMatha (MD) forward BeeJay Anya is one of the most coveted post players nationally in the junior class with scholarship offers from more than 15 schools, including Indiana. Inside the Hall spoke to the 6-foot-9, 270-pound big man with a ...

ESPN lists IU among potential sleepers for upcoming season

ESPN.com: Sleepers: The teams primed to surprise Tom Crean pleaded for patience and promised it would be awarded. By their fingernails, Indiana fans hung on. Now comes the payoff. The Hoosiers’ climb out of the Kelvin Sampson sinkhole appears to ...

High school coach says Peter Jurkin back at full strength

Peter Jurkin, the first recruit to join Indiana’s 2012 recruiting class last August, missed a good portion of last high school season and all of the AAU season with a stress fracture in his right leg. The 7-foot native of ...

Indiana offers Bullitt East junior Derek Willis

Louisville Courier-Journal: Derek Willis lands Indiana offer Bullitt East coach Troy Barr said the 6-foot-9 Willis already had an offer from Louisville and on Wednesday landed an offer from Indiana coach Tom Crean. Crean and assistant coaches Steve McClain and ...

Indiana now recruiting top 2013 big man Julius Randle

Multiple outlets, including our friend Zach Osterman over at Inside Indiana (premium), reported Tuesday that Indiana had a presence at the open gym of Julius Randle, a top five prospect nationally in the class of 2013. Bennie Seltzer was indeed among ...

Open Thread: Predict IU’s regular season record

(Photo credit: Jamie Owens of J. Scott Sports) It seems predictions are popping up all over the place these past few weeks. The early buzz has the Hoosiers finishing anywhere from fifth to ninth in the Big Ten. And so ...