Christian Watford Archive

HD Video: Christian Watford at Big Ten Media Day

Indiana senior forward Christian Watford talked about his game and the upcoming season to the assembled media at Thursday’s Big Ten Media Day. Watch and listen to his comments below:

HD Video: Christian Watford at the IU Media Challenge

Indiana senior forward Christian Watford met with reporters Thursday at IU’s annual media challenge and talked about a variety of topics including what went into his decision to return for his senior season, guarding players on the perimeter, how this ...

Five takeaways from the IU Media Challenge

For the first time since the awards banquet in late April at Assembly Hall, the media had an opportunity to talk to the Indiana basketball players at last Thursday’s media challenge. Many things were discussed throughout the day, but here ...

2012-2013 Player Profile: Christian Watford

It’s time for Inside the Hall’s player-by-player breakdown of the 2012-2013 Indiana Hoosiers. Today: Christian Watford. Key stats: 12.6 ppg, 5.8 rpg, 81.5 FT %, 43.7 3P FG%, 18.8 defensive rebounding percentage. Eight months after Christian Watford’s buzzer beater knocked ...

Big Ten’s Top 25 Players: 15-11

With the official start of practice less than nine weeks away, Inside the Hall and UM Hoops have partnered to bring you a preseason breakdown of the top 25 players in the Big Ten for the 2012-2013 season. Our selection process was hardly scientific, ...

Watford’s shot to beat Kentucky wins ESPY award

The calendar may have recently shifted to July, but Christian Watford’s shot to beat No. 1 Kentucky back on December 10 is still garnering national attention. Watford’s buzzer-beater beat out fifteen other top plays to win the ESPY award for ...

Video: An offseason update with Christian Watford

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Watford’s shot nominated for ESPY award

Christian Watford’s shot to beat Kentucky last December has been nominated for an ESPY award, according to the following release by IU media relations: Indiana forward Christian Watford’s buzzer-beating 3-pointer against then-No. 1 Kentucky is one of 16 ESPY nominees ...

Zeller: “I’m just not ready to grow up yet”

Cody Zeller just isn’t ready to leave Bloomington. Addressing the media for the first time since he announced he would return to Indiana for his sophomore year, Zeller said this year wasn’t the right time for him to make the ...

HD Video: Hulls, Jones, Watford and Zeller after awards celebration

Christian Watford, Cody Zeller, Jordan Hulls and Verdell Jones met with the media following Indiana’s awards celebration at Assembly Hall on Thursday night. Jones discussed his rehab and plans for the future and Watford and Zeller discussed their decisions to ...

That’s A Wrap: Defense

Welcome to “That’s A Wrap,” our recap of the 2011-2012 Indiana Hoosiers. Today: Indiana’s defense. Final stats (36 games): 66.4 points allowed per game, 46.2 FG %, 48.1 eFG %, 34.9 3P FG% , 95.3 adjusted efficiency. Just about any ...

That’s A Wrap: Offense

Welcome to “That’s A Wrap,” our recap of the 2011-2012 Indiana Hoosiers. Today: Indiana’s offense. Final stats (36 games): 77.3 ppg, 49.2 FG %, 55.2 eFG %, 43.1 3P FG% 76.3 FT %, 44.5 % FTR. Indiana opened the season ...

Crean talks 2012 class, return of Watford/Zeller on ESPNU

Tom Crean was a guest on the ESPNU signing day special earlier this evening and here’s a transcript of the three questions he answered for host Dari Nowkhah: On what the 2012 recruiting class says about Indiana basketball: “It says ...