Tom Crean Archive

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 ...

The Minute After: Wisconsin

FINAL SCORE: 78-46 ALTERNATE TITLE: The night Tom Crean’s frustration finally got the best of him. Tom Crean had enough. The turnovers. The poor defensive rotations. The other team carving up his squad like a Thanksgiving turkey. His Hoosiers lacking ...

Wisconsin Postgame Video: Tom Crean

Wisconsin Postgame Audio: Tom Crean

Indiana coach Tom Crean met with reporters following a 78-46 loss to Wisconsin on Thursday at Assembly Hall. Listen to Crean’s comments in the embedded media player below: [audio:CreanWisconsin.mp3]

Abraham to decide in early March, hopes to make Northwestern game

The hardest part about coaching Moses Abraham? Keeping him hydrated. “He just doesn’t stop running,” Joe Boncore, Abraham’s guardian, told Inside the Hall on Monday night. Abraham, a 6-foot-9 forward from Progressive Christian in Temple Hills, Md., picked up an ...

Crean: “We have to keep getting better at every position”

(Editor’s Note: Video from Crean’s press conference discussing Michigan State is available after the jump.) It’s not often that a coach is asked about recruiting the day prior to a game against a top 15 team, but that was the ...