Tom Crean Archive

Video: Tom Crean on Cook Hall, NCAA Tournament expansion, more

Indiana head coach Tom Crean met with the media on Friday to introduce Steve McClain as an assistant coach and Drew Adams as Director of Operations/Video Coordinator. Crean was also asked about the recruiting impact of Cook Hall, NCAA Tournament ...

Observations from the 100th Indiana State Finals

For the first time since the launch of this blog, I made my way to Conseco Fieldhouse for the state finals on Saturday. I did not leave disappointed. My observations from the day begin … now: + Faces in the ...

Report: Moses Abraham to visit Indiana

For those of you without a NCAA recruiting pocket calendar, today was the first of the contact period. As such, Indiana coach Tom Crean traveled to the Washington D.C. area to meet with 2010 forward Moses Abraham. Shortly after the ...

Crean: “We have to have a balancing act right now”

After having a day to listen to the various interviews after Indiana’s season-ending loss on Thursday to Northwestern in the Big Ten Tournament, I came across one particular question and answer that I felt worthy of our attention. The question ...

Northwestern Postgame Audio: Tom Crean

Listen to Indiana coach Tom Crean’s comments following Indiana’s season-ending 73-58 loss to Northwestern in the opening round of the Big Ten Tournament in the embedded media player below: [audio:CreanNWBTT.mp3]

Crean: Trust, loyalty important for next assistant coach

Indiana coach Tom Crean met with the media earlier this afternoon to discuss tomorrow’s Big Ten Tournament game against Northwestern, which tips at approximately 5PM ET on ESPN2. (You can read some quotes from Crean on Northwestern here.) The second-year ...

Roshown McLeod no longer with IU basketball program

UPDATE: 4:58 p.m. by Alex Bozich DeAntae Prince of The Indiana Daily Student reports that McLeod will not speak on his dismissal, but instead will issue a blanket statement in the coming days to all media.  — UPDATE: 10:57 a.m. ...

Video: Tom Crean talks Northwestern, senior day

Indiana welcomes Northwestern to Assembly Hall on Saturday for its regular season finale. It’s also senior day, which means Devan Dumes, Tijan Jobe, Brett Finkelmeier and Steven Gambles better get to work on their speeches. Here’s Tom Crean talking about ...

An update, albeit brief, on Maurice Creek

Indiana freshman guard Maurice Creek, who suffered a fractured left knee in Indiana’s 90-42 win over Bryant on December 28, continues to making progress in his rehabilitation and is ahead of schedule, according to Tom Crean. After a caller requested ...

“Statistics accuse, the film convicts”

It’s an “old saying,” according to Tom Crean. I’ve never heard it, but then I’m not that old. Whatever its age and origin, it hit close enough to home after the 78-46 loss to Wisconsin that Crean was willing to ...