Devan Dumes Archive

Hoosiers can’t overcome early surge from UK

The combination of Kentucky playing its best six minutes of basketball and Indiana playing perhaps its worst six minutes of basketball was too much for the Hoosiers to overcome Saturday afternoon in Rupp Arena. The Wildcats (7-3) jumped to a ...

Good, Bad and Ugly: Texas Christian

THE GOOD LIFE Domination. Swagger. Dunks. Steals. I don’t know if we will ever see another 18 minutes of play like that again this year, but for almost an entire second half this evening, IU flat out worked over the ...

Hoosiers hit stride in 2nd half, hammer TCU

After leading by just four at halftime, Indiana played its best 20 minutes of the season Wednesday night en route to a 66-56 win over Texas Christian at Assembly Hall. A 9-0 run, capped by a Nick Williams layup with ...

Early second half run pushes Zags past IU

For a half, it appeared that Indiana just might have a shot to do the unthinkable — knock off a top 5 team in the first game ever played at Lucas Oil Stadium. The Hoosiers came into Saturday a 23-point ...

The Morning After: IUPUI

It’s going to be hard to write these little features of ours for a while. Why? Because we literally don’t know anything about this batch of Hoosiers. We know a few things, sure — that Daniel Moore handles the ball ...

The Morning After: Your 2008-09 Indiana Hoosiers, I think

It goes without saying that the beginning of this Indiana basketball season is unlike those that have come before it. It is the second year in the last three that have seen IU with a brand new basketball coach, but ...

Good, Bad And Ugly: Northwestern State

The Good: We won. By all accounts, we’re not going to be able to soak in victory a lot this season, so enjoy this one. And heck, I’d venture as far to say we looked pretty good in that second ...

Crean era begins with a win, 83-65

It wasn’t pretty, but Indiana opened the Tom Crean era with an 83-65 win over Northwestern State Saturday night in Assembly Hall. The Hoosiers (1-0) missed 13 free throws, were out-rebounded 52-41, committed 23 turnovers and shot 31 percent from ...

Hoosiers prevail in final tuneup, 72-54

First, a preface: I planned to catch most of tonight’s game via BigTenNetwork.com. I figured the kinks from Friday night would be worked out and it’d be smooth sailing, right? Wrong. There’s a lot of good things about the BTN, ...

Hoosiers crush DIII opponent Anderson, 103-71

Forgive us for not firing up Cover It Live or a game thread to help usher in Tom Crean’s debut in Assembly Hall, but let’s be realistic and treat tonight’s game for what it was: a glorified practice against a ...

Hoosiers prepare for challenge in exhibition opener

In case you don’t have it marked on your calendar, the 2008-2009 version of our Indiana Hoosiers make their debut Friday night in Assembly Hall opposite Anderson College, a Division III school. The game will not be on TV, but ...

2008 class will help bring stability to program

When the national recruiting gurus compile their final 2008 class rankings in late May, the class coming to Bloomington next fall will likely be missing from the top of many lists. There’s no big time name like Eric Gordon that ...

Dumes signs Letter of Intent with Indiana

In front of a large gathering of his friends and family on Tuesday night at the Wheeler-Dowe Boys and Girls club in Indianapolis, Devan Dumes signed his National Letter of Intent with Indiana. “It was a beautiful night really. It ...