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Roundup: Big Ten’s top assistants, new Kaufman highlights, football in serious doubt?

Jeff Goodman is touring college basketball leagues around the country and revealing lists of his top assistant coaches by league, as voted on by their peers. Today’s stop was the Big Ten and Indiana associate head coach Tom Ostrom was ...

Former IU player, 1979 Mr. Basketball Steve Bouchie dead at 59

Steve Bouchie, a member of Indiana’s 1981 national championship team and the state’s Mr. Basketball in 1979, has died. According to The Evansville Courier & Press, Bouchie suffered a heart attack over the Fourth of July weekend. In 110 career ...

IU Athletics provides COVID-19 testing update: Four positives out of 299 tests conducted

IU Athletics released an update Friday afternoon for COVID-19 testing. The department reported four positive tests in the period of June 24-July 8. Overall, the positive test rate is 1.3 percent. The full release from the department is available below: ...

Big Ten announces fall sports – if they happen – will be conference only

The Big Ten announced Thursday that its fall sports schedule will consist of conference games/matches only if the league is able to participate. Fall sports for the conference include men’s and women’s cross country, field hockey, football, men’s and women’s ...

Roundup: Schools pausing workouts, the latest on Maui Invitational and more

Voluntary workouts have been paused at several power five schools in recent days due to positive COVID-19 tests, which is casting doubt on when or if fall sports will begin. Louisville basketball announced earlier in the week that it was ...

IU Athletics moves into phase two of restart plan

Indiana University Athletics has moved into phase two of its reopening plan, the department announced on Friday morning. Here are the full details of the announcement via a release issued moments ago: Bloomington, Indiana – Based on the Indiana University ...

Glass in email to student-athletes: No loss of scholarship if you choose not to participate due to COVID-19 concerns

Outgoing IU athletic director Fred Glass sent an email on Tuesday afternoon to student-athletes with several updates on their return to campus. The email, which was made public by IU, reemphasized that participating in activities is voluntary and also explicitly ...

An updated look at who is coming and going in the Big Ten for the 2020-21 season

As we race toward the deadline for underclassmen to withdraw from the NBA draft on August 3, it’s time for an updated look at who is coming and going in the Big Ten for the 2020-21 season. (Note: This is ...

Roundup: Glass honored with President’s medal for excellence, freshmen move in, more

Indiana Athletic Director Fred Glass will retire from his post today and on Monday, he was honored by president Michael McRobbie for his contributions to the university with the President’s Medal for Excellence. Glass, who spent 11.5 years as IU’s ...

IU athletics reports no positive COVID-19 tests in initial round of testing

IU Athletics released COVID-19 testing data on Tuesday for the first time since student athletes began returning to campus earlier this month. According to the release, IU has administered 187 COVID-19 for tests of football, men’s basketball and women’s basketball ...

NCAA approves plan for men’s basketball workouts to begin July 20, recruiting calendar decision delayed

The NCAA announced Wednesday that it has approved a plan for men’s and women’s basketball workouts to begin on July 20. In the same announcement, the NCAA also chose to defer a decision on a proposed temporary recruiting calendar. Here ...

Under new proposal, formal men’s basketball workouts could begin July 20

On Tuesday, the Division I basketball oversight committees for men’s and women’s basketball finalized recommendations for activities that would begin July 20. A vote on the proposal is scheduled to take place on Wednesday. Workouts that are scheduled to begin ...

Big Ten announces formation of anti-hate and anti-racism coalition, launches voter registration initiative

The Big Ten announced the formation of an anti-hate, anti-racism coalition on Monday as well as a voter registration initiative. Indiana redshirt junior Race Thompson and athletics director Scott Dolson are two of Indiana’s members of the coalition. Also included ...