Trio of 2009 guards to attend Hoosier Hysteria

With the unfortunate news regarding Bud Mackey surfacing last Friday evening, the attention of the IU staff shifts to the class of 2009 to lock up another guard. Let’s face it, most of the 2008 talent has been spoken for ...

Report: Bud Mackey brought crack to school in his shoe; admits to delivering it

Some more details have fluttered out about promising IU recruit turned Just Another Sad Story Bud Mackey. And, it looks as if he’s admitted to school administrators he was delivering the crack cocaine he was caught with to someone. According ...

Vitale on IU, Eric Gordon and the Mackey situation

I caught ESPN’s Dick Vitale on the radio this afternoon with the Zonebusters on 1570-AM in Louisville and here’s what the Vitale Bald Dome Index (VBDI) had to say about IU, Eric Gordon and the Bud Mackey situation: “Eric Gordon, ...

What to do with a problem like Bud

Like any good, crazed IU fan, the first thing that ran through this head after hearing that Bud Mackey had been arrested with crack in his backpack was “Well, there goes that.” (OK, that was the second thing; the first ...

CBS Sports has lofty expectations for Hoosiers

While making my rounds through Borders last night, I noticed a third college hoops publication on the shelves and it was that of CBS Sports. For the most part it looked like a solid magazine, sans the presence of Gary ...

Bud Mackey arrested on drug charges

(9/30, 6 PM Update: The Georgetown News-Graphic has details on Mackey from his high school coach, Billy Hicks) (9/30, 9 AM Update: The Georgetown News-Graphic, Mackey’s hometown newspaper, provides details on the charges.) (9/29, Noon Update: The Herald Times in ...

Eli Holman: Is no news…good news?

As we sit two weeks away from Hoosier Hysteria, there’s still no confirmation on whether Eli Holman will be eligible for the upcoming season. T-Hutch from the Indy Star talked about this topic in-depth just over a week ago and ...

Lance Stephenson will attend Hoosier Hysteria

The list of prospects that will be attending Hoosier Hysteria in a little over two weeks continues to grow and the biggest name yet to be announced was confirmed today by Adam Zagoria. Lance Stephenson, from Lincoln High in Brooklyn, ...

Hoosiers offer 2010 wing Reggie Bullock

Both Dave Telep and Bryan Hanks have confirmed that IU has offered a scholarship to 2010 guard/forward Reggie Bullock. Bullock is out of Kinston high school in North Carolina where last season he helped lead the Kinston Vikings to an ...

Zeller talks IU visit, staying coy about recruitment

If you’ve got any doubt about how big the recruitment of Tyler Zeller is getting, just take a look at the sports section on the Indianapolis Star’s website. Embedded on the right side of the page is a special section ...

Ebanks, Mackey land in Rise Magazine Top 50

Rise Magazine recently announced their list of the top 50 players in the class of 2008. And luckily for Hoosier fans, there’s some IU flavor prominently displayed. Devin Ebanks checks in as the No. 15 player in the class and ...

Confidence behind Zeller’s rise to five-star status

As someone who follows recruiting very closely, the rise of Washington (IN) big man Tyler Zeller to a five-star prospect caught me a bit off guard. Earlier this year, most recruiting services viewed Zeller as a three-star or a four-star ...

A video interview with Derek Elston

Thanks to Chris May of HoosierAuthority.com, we’ve been treated to a video interview with 2009 recruit Derek Elston and his father Darrell as part of the Indiana High School Sports Show. Check it out: Additionally, Inside the Hall had a ...