Reading between the lines

BLOOMINGTON — Tom Crean has started speaking in past tense. It’s reasoned, measured and cautious, sure, but when Crean preached the rebuilding gospel that has endeared him to IU fans over the past 2 1/2 years Thursday night at the ...

A notebook of all things Indiana following Tom Crean’s lecture

BLOOMINGTON — Mostly because I just can’t get enough of datelines, I thought I’d bring you just a few of the highlights of Tom Crean’s Thursday night lecture to students and fans at the IU Auditorium. Enjoy. + Perhaps the ...

If this doesn’t get you excited for the season

… then I’m not sure what will. Special thanks to Azur for putting this together. Excellent work.

Ferrell, Lyles will visit Bloomington this weekend

Two of the top high-major prospects in the state will be on campus this weekend as both 2012 Park Tudor point guard Kevin “Yogi” Ferrell and 2014 Indianapolis Tech forward Trey Lyles will take unofficial visits to Indiana. Ferrell (pictured) has ...

ITH Super Happy Fun Time All-Big Ten Preview: Robbie Hummel

Hoosier Hysteria is on the horizon and it’s time for Inside the Hall’s preseason All-Big Ten team. Today: Purdue’s Robbie Hummel. So what should we honestly expect from Robbie Hummel? In what must either be a case of much ado ...

Sherron Dorsey-Walker has IU among top schools

A day after Tom Crean, Steve McClain and Bennie Seltzer attended one of his workouts, 2012 Detroit Pershing guard Sherron Dorsey-Walker said Indiana is among the top schools on his list. “They’re one of my top programs,” Dorsey-Walker told Inside ...

IU to host Franklin College in exhibition game

Per IU Media Relations: Indiana University men’s basketball coach Tom Crean has announced that the Hoosiers will play their first exhibition game of the season at 7 p.m. on November 3 against nearby Franklin College. The game will be shown ...

Hello again, friends

HAMPSTEAD, MD — I had expected the taunting texts from friends in the Indiana press corps, the ones remarking about the coincidence that as soon as I left the beat, news started happening. In my final days as the sports ...

Q & A: 2012 Lawrence Central wing Jeremy Hollowell

2012 Lawrence Central wing Jeremy Hollowell is among the top players nationally in his class and visited IU on Saturday to meet with the IU coaching staff and academic advisors from the university at Cook Hall. He’ll also make a ...

ITH Super Happy Fun Time All-Big Ten Preview: Kalin Lucas

Hoosier Hysteria is on the horizon and it’s time for Inside the Hall’s preseason All-Big Ten team. Today: Michigan State’s Kalin Lucas. Unlike the William Buford selection, giving the nod to Kalin Lucas for the All-Big Ten team required little ...