Kelvin Sampson Archive

Press conference called for 2 p.m.

According to a report on WTHR.com, Indiana University has scheduled a press conference for 2 p.m. to discuss the findings of their one-week investigation into the allegations made by the NCAA against IU head coach Kelvin Sampson. Meanwhile, the Hoosier ...

Parrish: Sampson not bowing out gracefully; Players threaten to quit

At this point, it’s tough to separate fact from fiction after all the stuff that was being tossed around yesterday about the ongoing — but not for long! — saga that is Kelvin Sampson’s Farewell Tour. But Gary Parrish of ...

Greenspan meets with players, news expected Friday

According to an Associated Press report, Indiana Athletic Director Rick Greenspan met with the men’s basketball team on Thursday evening, presumably to discuss the future of head coach Kelvin Sampson: The team met with athletic director Rick Greenspan on Thursday ...

IU spokesman: reports of firing untrue

We’ve been following the Kelvin Sampson story closely all day and the latest development is via our friends at The Hoosier Scoop. In reaction to Jeff Goodman of Fox Sports and other reports released today, IU spokesman Larry MacIntyre offered ...

Jeff Goodman says Sampson has been fired

At this point, I’m not really sure what to believe. We’ve had three different reports today on Kelvin Sampson’s future as the head basketball coach at Indiana. The latest is from Jeff Goodman of Foxsports.com: Sampson was informed early Thursday ...

Team meeting called; Sampson buyout imminent?

WISH TV 8 out of Indianapolis is reporting that IU is in negotiations to buy out head coach Kelvin Sampson and a team meeting has been called for later this afternoon: INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – 24-Hour News 8 has learned from ...

Report says Dakich will take over for Sampson

No surprise here, but Rich Nye from WTHR-13 in Indianapolis is reporting that Dan Dakich will take over the head coaching duties for the Hoosiers starting Saturday at Northwestern. This confirms what E reported on ITH about a week ago. ...

Jenn Sterger explains what a Sampsonite is

This video (via EC) is amusing for a number of reasons. Let us ordered list the ways: Jenn Sterger is no longer a cowgirl. She is now “the Sports Babe.” I am not sure if she has taken a step ...

The Morning After: Purdue

This is weird. Isn’t it? Isn’t it strange to be in this position right now? To gather, as I did last night, with friends at a bar, to celebrate another game with a Fat Tire and a sandwich, and to ...

Hoosiers grab a share of Big Ten lead

Eric Gordon scored 22 points, D.J. White added 19 points and 15 rebounds and Armon Bassett chipped in 16 as Indiana moved into a three-way tie in the loss column for first place in the Big Ten with a 77-68 ...