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+ Chuck Klosterman ranks the top 50 college basketball players of all-time over at Grantland and two Hoosiers make the list.
+ Gary Harris admits that he’s a little bit nervous about his upcoming decision to Kyle Neddenriep of The Indianapolis Star.
+ ESPN.com updates its class of 2012 rankings and Indiana falls out of the top five following Mitch McGary’s commitment to Michigan.
+ ESPN The Magazine ranks every team in the country and the Hoosiers come in at No. 45 overall and seventh in the Big Ten.
+ The Associated Press writes that Indiana fans are anxious to see better results this season.
+ Beyond the Arc, the NBC Sports college hoops blog, delivers its Big Ten preview.
+ Avi Zaleon of The Indiana Daily Student lists his five expectations for Saturday’s exhibition against the University of Indianapolis.