IU one of two schools coming hardest at Tyus Battle

GALLOWAY, N.J. – Even before he entered high school, Tyus Battle was already a big name in the recruiting world. A class of 2016 prospect from Gill St. Bernard’s in New Jersey, Battle has already reeled in some major scholarship offers. ...

2014 point guard Ja’Quan Newton draws IU interest

WASHINGTON — Although Indiana has not offered him a scholarship, Ja’Quan Newton of Neumann-Goretti (Pa.) is a player the Hoosiers are beginning to show some interest in. A 6-foot-2 point guard in the class of 2014, Newton said at last ...

IU among schools in heavy pursuit of Robert Johnson

WASHINGTON – Robert Johnson of Benedictine (Va.) is a player who has seen his stock rise significantly over the past month. The class of 2014 combo guard has started to reel in high-major offers and he includes Indiana among that ...

2014 guard Phil Booth breaks down five finalists

WASHINGTON – Phil Booth of Mount St. Joseph (Md.) has trimmed his list of schools down to a top five. While at the Nike Global Challenge, Booth said he is working with a list that includes Villanova, Georgetown, Indiana, Virginia, ...

James Blackmon Jr. dominant at Nike Global Challenge

WASHINGTON – James Blackmon Jr. of Marion (Ind.) was one of about 15 committed players at this year’s Nike Global Challenge. A 6-foot-3 shooting guard, Blackmon has been committed to Indiana since September of 2010. As the first Hoosier pledge in ...

Ahmed Hill says relationship with Indiana remains strong

WASHINGTON — When listing the college coaches he has the best relationship with, the very first that comes to mind for Ahmed Hill is Tom Crean. Hill, a class of 2014 prospect from Aquinas (Ga.), spoke with Inside the Hall ...