Evansville Purple Aces Archive

Film Session: Shutting down Evansville

The Evansville Purple Aces came into Bloomington last Tuesday sporting one of the better offenses in the country. But they left deflated, as the Hoosiers held them to just .65 points per possession. A look at four strong defensive stands ...

Photo Gallery: Indiana vs. Evansville

Check out 22 photos by Jamie Owens from Indiana’s 77-46 win over Evansville at Assembly Hall in the embedded photo gallery after the jump. Purchase prints from J. Scott Sports.

The Minute After: Evansville

Thoughts on a 77-46 win against the Purple Aces: I. Jeff Howard? Jeff Howard. Some of the media at Assembly Hall this evening tweeted shortly before the contest that it must be some sort of typo to the starting lineup. ...

Hoosiers moving on, learning from Connecticut loss

As Indiana (5-1) steps onto the court tonight at Assembly Hall, one of the questions it must answer is simple. How will the Hoosiers react to their first loss of the season? Last Friday, the Hoosiers fell to Connecticut, 59-58, ...

What to Expect: Evansville

Following a split of two games last week in New York City at Madison Square Garden in the 2K Sports Classic, the 5-1 Hoosiers return to Assembly Hall on Tuesday evening for a meeting with Missouri Valley Conference foe Evansville. ...

Film Session: Evansville

Indiana shot 19-of-32 in the first half against Evansville en route to 51 points and a 24-point halftime lead. Several of their looks were open and came with ease. A look at three such shots in the latest edition of ...

The Minute After: Evansville

Thoughts on a 94-73 road win over the Purple Aces: SO MUCH FOR THAT They said the Purple Aces would test the Hoosiers. They said this could be Indiana’s first loss. After all, Tom Crean’s crew hadn’t won on the ...

HD Video: Tom Crean on Evansville road win

Watch and listen to what head coach Tom Crean had to say following IU’s 94-73 win at Evansville in high definition quality in the embedded media player below:

Live Discussion: Indiana at Evansville

We’ll be live chatting (barring any Wi-Fi catastrophes) from press row at the Ford Center. Join us. Indiana at Evansville

Crean, Hulls and Jones talk Evansville

Indiana media relations just issued the following quotes from Tom Crean, Jordan Hulls and Verdell Jones as the Hoosiers prepare for a Wednesday night game at the Ford Center in Evansville: Crean: “Evansville is a very good team and I ...

What to Expect: Evansville

(Photo credit: CourierPress.com) Indiana will make the 135-mile trip southwest to Evansville on Wednesday night for its first road test of the season in the Purple Aces’ brand new $127 million Ford Center. Here’s a look at what to expect ...

The four factors: Evansville

For those unfamiliar, here’s some background on the four factors to winning: Established by Dean Oliver, the four factors are building blocks for Ken Pomeroy’s efficiency formula. It’s important to mention, as noted by Stat Sheet, that the factors are ...

The Minute After: Evansville

Thoughts on a 67-54 win over the Evansville Purple Aces: Can the Hoosiers put it together for a full 40 minutes? That’s the challenge heading forward. After a first half thick with turnovers (12), fouls (three each for Bobby Capobianco, ...