Former Hoosiers Archive

‘Romeo loves IU:’ Romeo Langford’s journey through Indiana to NBA dream

Only Romeo Langford knew what he was going to decide. It was the end of April in 2018, just a few days out from his public announcement regarding his college destination. It was scheduled to take place on a Monday, ...

Intramural Center at IU to be renamed after Bill Garrett

During Friday’s meeting of the Indiana University Board of Trustees, a resolution was unanimously approved to rename the Intramural Center on the IU Bloomington campus after Bill Garrett, an IU basketball legend who was the first African American basketball player ...

Former IU forward Justin Smith transferring to Arkansas

Former Indiana forward Justin Smith is headed to the SEC. Smith announced Monday afternoon that he is transferring to Arkansas. The Razorbacks, led by Eric Musselman, finished 20-12 last season. Arkansas beat Indiana 71-64 last season at Simon Skjodt Assembly ...

Q & A: Former Indiana guard Matt Roth on being an ‘IU guy’ for life

Former Indiana guard Matt Roth played at IU from 2008-2012, filling an important role for Tom Crean’s early Indiana teams as a consistent 3-point shooter. Roth was a career 41.4 percent 3-point shooter at IU, and during his senior campaign ...

Q & A: Former Indiana forward Freddie McSwain Jr. on patience paying off

Former Indiana forward Freddie McSwain Jr. played for Indiana two years and was a part of the senior class that helped transition from Tom Crean to Archie Miller. Miller has always referred to the seniors on the 2017-18 roster as ...

Q & A: Former Indiana forward Will Sheehey on upcoming 2K tournament, trash talking and more

Former Indiana forward Will Sheehey played at Indiana from 2010-2014 and made a lot of memorable moments for the Hoosiers during his career. Sheehey, who has recently retired from playing basketball, spoke at length with Inside the Hall about his ...

Hoosiers in the NBA: Romeo Langford

Welcome to “Hoosiers in the NBA,” a player-by-player look at how IU basketball alums have fared during the 2019-20 NBA season. Today, the nine-part series concludes with Romeo Langford. Previously: Eric Gordon, Cody Zeller, Victor Oladipo, Juwan Morgan, Noah Vonleh, ...

Hoosiers in the NBA: OG Anunoby

Welcome to “Hoosiers in the NBA,” a player-by-player look at how IU basketball alums have fared during the 2019-20 NBA season. Today, the nine-part series continues with OG Anunoby. Previously: Eric Gordon, Cody Zeller, Victor Oladipo, Juwan Morgan, Noah Vonleh, ...

Q & A: Former Indiana forward Tom Pritchard on being part of IU’s rebirth

Former Indiana forward Tom Pritchard played at Indiana from 2008-2012, and along with Verdell Jones, helped the Hoosiers navigate a path back to national prominence from college basketball’s wasteland. Now back in his home state of Ohio, Pritchard spoke at-length ...

Hoosiers in the NBA: Thomas Bryant

Welcome to “Hoosiers in the NBA,” a player-by-player look at how IU basketball alums have fared during the 2019-20 NBA season. Today, the nine-part series continues with Thomas Bryant. Previously: Eric Gordon, Cody Zeller, Victor Oladipo, Juwan Morgan, Noah Vonleh, ...

Hoosiers in the NBA: Yogi Ferrell

Welcome to “Hoosiers in the NBA,” a player-by-player look at how IU basketball alums have fared during the 2019-20 NBA season. Today, the nine-part series continues with Yogi Ferrell. Previously: Eric Gordon, Cody Zeller, Victor Oladipo, Juwan Morgan, Noah Vonleh. ...

Hoosiers in the NBA: Noah Vonleh

Welcome to “Hoosiers in the NBA,” a player-by-player look at how IU basketball alums have fared during the 2019-20 NBA season. Today, the nine-part series continues with Noah Vonleh. Previously: Eric Gordon, Cody Zeller, Victor Oladipo, Juwan Morgan. Vonleh (33 ...

Q & A: Former Indiana guard Verdell Jones

Former Indiana guard Verdell Jones played at Indiana from 2008-2012 and was a freshman during Tom Crean’s first year as head coach with the program. Jones, who now works back in his hometown of Champaign, Illinois, spoke at length with ...