Andy Katz Archive

So, about that Big Ten divisions for basketball report

Apparently, ESPN’s Andy Katz jumped the gun on the report I referenced in the post below (Steve Alford to Mizzou, anyone?) that stated the following information on Big Ten divisions: In men’s basketball, according to sources, the Big Ten is ...

Around the league: Purdue dismantles West Virginia

Around the league is recommended reading from around the Big Ten from the Inside the Hall crew. Enjoy. + Jeff Goodman writes that Purdue is a much different team than it was a season ago when he watched the Boilermakers ...

Andy Katz says Eric Gordon is going to the Knicks

Early this afternoon on the Herd with Colin Cowherd, Andy Katz broke down the top 12 picks of the NBA Draft and he had our boy Eric Gordon going to the Knicks with the sixth pick. Most of the mock ...

Rumors, rumors everywhere

There’s been no shortage of reports today regarding Tony Bennett and the Indiana job. First, it was Jeff Goodman of Fox Sports reporting that IU offered the job to Bennett. Then, you had Andy Katz of ESPN come back with ...

Katz via source: Sampson’s tenure is on game-by-game basis

Those of you hoping Kelvin Sampson is cut loose sooner rather than later by IU — and the more I read today, the more I think it makes more sense to do so because the NCAA is likely to come ...

Katz and ESPN: Major violations at IU

ESPN.com just dropped a bomb on us, folks: the NCAA sent a letter to IU last Friday detailing major — not secondary like all the phone call nonsense we had to endure earlier this season — violations in the men’s ...

Andy Katz talks IU, Eric Gordon, Michigan State, Kelvin Sampson, Sanctions, Rob Senderoff and more

Andy Katz is a senior college basketball writer for ESPN.com. His “Daily Word” is a staple of ESPN.com’s college hoops coverage. He is also an on-air reporter for the World Wide Leader’s coverage of college basketball and the NBA draft. ...

Media piling on Sampson in wake of sanctions

(Editor’s Note: The Indianapolis Star has revealed secondary violations that have taken place in the last 15 months. You can read that report by clicking here.) Updated, 10/16, 7:15 AM: Those of you hoping for a “this too shall pass” ...

Katz: IU to withdraw Mackey offer regardless of outcome in court

It’s been quiet on the Bud Mackey front these past two days, but now ESPN.com basketball columnist Andy Katz is reporting that IU will withdraw its offer to the Scott County standout regardless of how everything shakes out in court. ...

Is this D.J.’s last year at IU?

D.J. White has the option to come back for a fifth year at IU if he so desires. But will he? Well, Kelvin Sampson doesn’t seem to think so. From Andy Katz at the WWL: Although listed as a senior, ...