The Steve Alford nonsense begins…now

I’ve long held the belief that those who push for a Steve Alford hire are among the silliest the IU fan base has to offer. Because Alford was once an outstanding college basketball player, in the eyes of some he ...

Jenn Sterger explains what a Sampsonite is

This video (via EC) is amusing for a number of reasons. Let us ordered list the ways: Jenn Sterger is no longer a cowgirl. She is now “the Sports Babe.” I am not sure if she has taken a step ...

The Morning After: Purdue

This is weird. Isn’t it? Isn’t it strange to be in this position right now? To gather, as I did last night, with friends at a bar, to celebrate another game with a Fat Tire and a sandwich, and to ...

Around the Hall: Wednesday links

Another great win for the Hoosiers last night and once again, there’s no shortage of material this morning on the Web. Happy reading. Was this Sampson’s last goodbye at Indiana? (Pat Forde of ESPN.com) Sampson needs to go (Bob Kravitz ...

Hoosiers grab a share of Big Ten lead

Eric Gordon scored 22 points, D.J. White added 19 points and 15 rebounds and Armon Bassett chipped in 16 as Indiana moved into a three-way tie in the loss column for first place in the Big Ten with a 77-68 ...

Sampson, White and Bassett press conference audio

Indiana coach Kelvin Sampson, forward D.J. White and guard Armon Bassett addressed the media following Tuesday night’s 77-68 win over Purdue. We’ve got the complete press conference for you below: [audio:sampsonpurdue.mp3]

Game Thread: Purdue @ Indiana

Opponent: Purdue Date: Tuesday, February 19, 2008 | 7:00 p.m. EST Arena: Assembly Hall (17,357) – Bloomington, Indiana Line: Indiana by 5.5 All-time series: Purdue leads 107-83 Previous meeting: Purdue won 81-68 in West Lafayette on February 15, 2007 TV: ...

If this is it…

I’ve got two words for you, Kelvin Sampson: Beat Purdue. Give us one last night to root for you, even if it makes us all a bit hypocritical. Give us another night like Saturday, a night where one long standing ...

Sampson: White expected to play against Purdue

Kelvin Sampson told Don Fischer on the Kelvin Sampson Show from Foster quad that Indiana senior D.J. White is expected to play Tuesday night against Purdue. White left Saturday’s 80-61 win over Michigan State with an injury to his left ...

“I think the majority would want him to stay”

New York Times columnist William C. Rhoden offered up an alternative view this morning on Kelvin Sampson. Unlike countless mainstream media opinions we’ve read over the past six days, Rhoden offered support for the embattled Indiana coach. Here’s a piece ...