Bawa Muniru Archive

Bawa Muniru to transfer

Some of you might be surprised and others not, but Bawa Muniru is leaving the IU basketball program. The details are in this release: BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Indiana University men’s basketball coach Tom Crean has announced that center Bawa Muniru ...

That’s A Wrap: Bawa Muniru

Welcome to “That’s A Wrap,” our attempt to um, wrap up the 2009-10 season. Sit back. Relax. Grab some popcorn. Get your read on. Final Stats (19 games): 11 points, 13 rebounds, five blocks, one dunk at Hoosier Hysteria. True ...

Good, Bad and Ugly: Bryant

THE GOOD: THE START. If there was anything Indiana needed to key on in this game, anything Tom Crean likely would be pleased to see, it was a good start by the Hoosiers. I know this is Bryant College, a ...

Tom Crean talks about Bawa’s progress

One of the questions that is most frequently posed in the comments early on this season is, “When is the handsome man in the tie going to play more?” Well, today is your lucky day, friends. In today’s press conference ...

Tom Crean via Twitter: Bawa Muniru is eligible

Rejoice, Hoosier nation. This man is now eligible to play basketball for IU this season: A few minutes ago, Tom Crean dropped this on his Twitter account: Moments ago we just learned that Bawa is completely eligible. If you see ...

ITH Super Happy Fun Time Player Profile: Bawa Muniru

Hoosier Hysteria is on the horizon and it’s time for Inside the Hall’s player-by-player breakdown of the 2009-2010 Indiana Hoosiers. Today: Bawa Muniru. Finding a potentially dominant big man at any level of basketball is not an easy thing to ...

Tom Crean delivers high praise for incoming class

Given the situation inherited, the argument can be made that the 2009 recruiting haul made by Tom Crean and his staff was as impressive as any class in the country. Before ever coaching a game at Indiana, Crean held on ...

Bawa Muniru: One handsome man (part two)

You may remember this post about Bawa Muniru with a similar title from last fall. We’ve had some second-hand reports of Bawa being spotted around campus in a shirt and tie and even in a suit. This picture, dropped by ...

Crean updates Creek/Muniru, talks Knight induction

New Herald-Times IU beat reporter Dustin Dopirak is wasting no time getting himself acclimated to the workings of Hoosier athletics. Dopirak was on hand for Wednesday night’s IU Tailgate Tour stop in Indianapolis with a pen and notepad in hand. ...

Fan Report: Bawa, Pritchard, Dumes and Verdell

If you’re following us on Twitter, you know by now that Bawa Muniru is in Bloomington and Maurice Creek should be there shortly. And if you’ve browsed the various IU message boards, you may have read some reports of Bawa ...