NCAA Tournament Archive

NCAA Selection Sunday primer: IU sweating out tourney fate

After a 1-1 split in Chicago at the Big Ten tournament that included a win over Northwestern and a loss to Maryland, Indiana still finds itself squarely on the bubble for the NCAA tournament. The bracket will be revealed tonight ...

ESPN bracketologist Joe Lunardi weighs in on IU’s tournament chances

Tuesday afternoon, ESPN bracketologist Joe Lunardi participated in a conference call and fielded questions from reporters ahead of this Sunday’s release of the NCAA tournament bracket. Inside the Hall asked Lunardi, who currently has the Hoosiers as one of the last four ...

March Watch: Hoosiers squarely on the bubble

In last week’s March Watch, we wrote it was a critical week for Indiana’s NCAA tournament chances. Well, the Hoosiers lost to Iowa and Michigan State and now faces a must-win situation on Thursday versus Northwestern in the Big Ten tournament ...

March Watch: Critical week for Indiana’s tournament resume

After just one game last week that resulted in a loss at Northwestern, Indiana enters a crucial final week of the regular season with a pair of home games against Iowa and Michigan State. The Hoosiers are 19-10 overall and hold a ...

March Watch: IU a No. 7 seed in most recent projections

For the fourth straight week, Indiana split a pair of games, but the Hoosiers remain in very good position to return to the NCAA tournament after missing the postseason last season. The Hoosiers enter Wednesday’s game against Northwestern at Welsh-Ryan Arena with ...

March Watch: Will seven Big Ten teams go dancing?

After splitting a pair of games last week, Indiana remains in very good position to return to the NCAA tournament after missing the postseason altogether last season. The Hoosiers enter Thursday’s game at Assembly Hall with Purdue with an 18-8 ...

March Watch: A look at IU’s tournament profile, other Big Ten teams

After missing the postseason altogether last season, Indiana is in solid position to return to the NCAA tournament. IU split a pair of games last week and currently sits at 17-7 overall and 7-4 in Big Ten play. We’re back ...

March Watch: Hoosiers enter February in solid position

After missing the postseason altogether last season, Indiana is back in the NCAA tournament discussion thanks to a 16-6 start and a 6-3 mark in Big Ten play. This year’s debut of “March Watch,” which will be a weekly feature up ...

Bubble Watch: Is IU back in the discussion?

After a month hiatus, “Bubble Watch” is back following a pair of IU wins over ranked teams last week and a revival of NCAA tournament hopes for the Hoosiers. The return of Bubble Watch takes a look at IU’s current ...

Bubble Watch: IU out in latest projections

The title “March Watch” has been jettisoned out in favor of “Bubble Watch” for now as Indiana is officially a bubble team in early February. At this point the past two seasons, the NCAA tournament discussion regarding the Hoosiers was ...