Tom Crean Archive

Winning ugly: Hoosiers beat USC Upstate, 69-61

It wasn’t pretty, but Tom Crean and the Indiana Hoosiers won for the second time in four days, laboring past USC-Upstate 69-61 Monday night in Assembly Hall. IU committed 18 turnovers and hit just 16 of 30 free throws, but ...

Video: Coach Crean talks USC Upstate

Indiana coach Tom Crean met with the media on Sunday afternoon to discuss Monday’s game with USC Upstate. Here’s the video of the press conference, courtesy of the IU Athletics channel on YouTube:

A view from the balcony: Howard

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Freshmen hit the ground running in Indiana opener

In front of a near capacity crowd Friday night at Assembly Hall, a trio of Indiana freshmen each turned in a debut to remember. Leading just 20-18 with 7:03 remaining in the first half, Maurice Creek and Derek Elston sparked ...

Howard postgame audio: Crean, Pritchard, Watford, Creek

Indiana head coach Tom Crean, Tom Pritchard, Christian Watford and Maurice Creek met with the media following Indiana’s season-opening 83-60 win at Assembly Hall over Howard. Listen to their comments in the embedded media players below: Tom Crean [audio:CreanHoward.mp3] Tom ...

Video: Tom Crean on Howard and Victor Oladipo

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Video: Tom Crean press conference

In advance of Monday’s exhibition game against Saint Joseph’s College, Tom Crean met with the media at Assembly Hall on Sunday. Here’s the video, courtesy of the IU Athletics channel on YouTube:

Tom Crean via Twitter: Bawa Muniru is eligible

Rejoice, Hoosier nation. This man is now eligible to play basketball for IU this season: A few minutes ago, Tom Crean dropped this on his Twitter account: Moments ago we just learned that Bawa is completely eligible. If you see ...

Crean on Kravitz and Eddie, Kendrick and Sheehey updates

+ Indiana coach Tom Crean appeared on Kravitz and Eddie on 1070 the Fan on Tuesday afternoon and talked about Wednesday’s exhibition against Grace, Bob Knight’s decision to not attend his Hall of Fame induction and Mike Krzyzewski’s comments a ...

Around the Hall: Grace preview, D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera injury and more

Around the Hall is recommended reading from the Inside the Hall crew. Send us your links to [email protected] + Game notes for Indiana’s exhibition opener against Grace, a NAIA opponent. {IUHoosiers.com} + One of Indiana’s top recruiting targets in 2012, ...

Q & A: John Gasaway of Basketball Prospectus (Part Two)

John Gasaway is a writer for Basketball Prospectus and is a co-author of the upcoming book, The Basketball Prospectus 2010 Major-Conference Preview. He previously wrote for the Big Ten Wonk. We recently exchanged e-mails with John to help us preview ...

Around the Hall: Big Ten Media day and Bob Knight

Around the Hall is recommended reading (and in this case, listening) from the Inside the Hall crew. + The Big Ten Network has video interviews with most of the coaches in the conference (Tom Crean not included). {Big Ten Network} ...

Observations from Indiana’s scrimmage at Nolan Fieldhouse

Close to 800 Indiana fans packed Nolan Fieldhouse in Sellersburg, Indiana on Saturday afternoon to watch the 2009-2010 Hoosiers practice and scrimmage. The team took the floor just before 4PM and the event began with some opening words from Tom ...