Barnstorming Tour Archive

NCAA advises IU to halt the barnstorming tour

The Barnstorming Tour, which is run annually by Criss Beyers, has likely seen its last stop. According to our friend Chris Korman of the H-T/Hoosier Scoop, the NCAA has advised the Big Ten to not allow the tour to take ...

Barnstorming Tour dates announced

According to our friend Chris Korman of the H-T/Hoosier Scoop, the dates for the Barnstorming Tour are just about finalized: Aug. 2 or 4: Vincennes University 7 p.m.; Aug. 5: New Albany H.S. 7 p.m.; Aug. 6 : Carmel H.S. ...

Crawford, Mackey impressive in NA recruit game

Two future Hoosier guards were on display at the Barnstorming Tour at New Albany High School on August 2 and both were equally impressive. Jordan Crawford, the second IU player to come from Hargrave Military Academy in the last two ...

Barnstorming tour video from Batesville

For those of you who weren’t able to make it out to one of the first two stops of the Barnstorming Tour at New Albany or Batesville, there’s a very nice YouTube video that has surfaced of the game at ...

Around the Hall: NAHS Barnstorming Game

You read how Big A — our man on the scene — reacted to the various exploits of IU’s incoming recruits last night … now read how those mainstream guys (you know, the ones who get paid to do this) ...

Barnstorming Tour wrapup from New Albany

We’re jammed pack with content for you over the next few days and a great time was had by all at the first stop of the Barnstorming Tour at New Albany High School. Among those we were able to interview ...

Live Blog: Barnstorming tour at New Albany

We’re just a couple of hours away from the IU recruit barnstorming tour getting underway at New Albany High School. I’ve heard from a few readers that will be in attendance, but for those of you who are unable to ...

On Deck: Thursday’s recruit game

After a couple of phone calls and some investigation, I’ve got a pretty good grasp of the festivities that will be taking place Thursday night at 7 PM at New Albany High School. Tickets will be sold at the door ...

Wednesday morning links and NA recruit game

It’s the first day of August and we’re just a day away from the recruit barnstorming tour tipping off. As we told you a week or so ago, we’ll be at the New Albany game (and maybe a few other ...

Recruit game info, Live Bloggin’ coming your way

We’ve received lots of questions about the upcoming IU recruit barnstorming tour — and here’s what we know, by way of the event directors. The 2007-08 incoming Indiana University recruiting class — including Indiana Mr. Basketball Eric Gordon, Jordan Crawford, ...