Recruiting Archive

Indiana confirms addition of Khristian Lander to 2020 recruiting class

Indiana confirmed on Monday morning that it has received a National Letter of Intent from Evansville Reitz point guard Khristian Lander. Here’s the full release issued by IU: Khristian Lander Signs National Letter of Intent To Play Basketball at Indiana ...

Five-star point guard Khristian Lander moves into 2020 class

As expected, five-star point guard Khristian Lander is moving into the 2020 class. The Evansville Reitz point guard and IU commit is moving from the 2021 class to 2020 and is expected to play for the Hoosiers next season. Per ...

‘He is fearless’: Indiana recruiting target Skyy Clark has the basketball world at attention

The stories surrounding Skyy Clark border on being mythical. He’s a high school sophomore who already has more than a quarter-million combined social media followers on Instagram and TikTok, a Slam magazine feature about him and the attention of the ...

Indiana is targeting shooters in the class of 2021. Will a scholarship offer arrive for Louis Lesmond?

This August marks two years since Louis Lesmond moved from France to the United States. It was a decision made based on his father’s work, but still with an eye toward Louis’ aspirations. David Lesmond played college basketball at Purdue ...

Looking back at Archie Miller’s 2018 recruiting class at Indiana

When Archie Miller was hired as IU’s 29th men’s basketball coach in late March 2017, that year’s recruiting class was largely set in stone. Offers had been distributed by former coach Tom Crean and his staff, scholarships accepted by incoming ...

Wide-open recruitment of Jordan Longino continues, now with Indiana in the mix

The daily trip to Germantown Academy is one Jordan Longino has become accustomed to. He lives 40 minutes away from the school he’s attended since pre-kindergarten, and it often means he shows up at the 126-acre campus in Fort Washington, ...

West Side’s Jalen Washington humbled by Indiana offer, has tireless work ethic to get better

Gary West Side basketball coach Chris Buggs can’t tell Jalen Washington has an offer from Indiana. Usually when you’re a 6-foot-8, five-star forward, ranked No. 15 nationally and playing in the state where basketball is cherished, an offer from the ...

Rutgers Prep star Trey Patterson ‘driven by excellence’ as Indiana recruitment continues

Rutgers Prep head coach Matt Bloom has been involved in organized basketball longer than his star player, class of 2021 standout Trey Patterson, has been alive. Bloom boasts more than two decades of experience in various roles at Division I ...

‘He’s a kid that will earn every stripe’: How Sebastien Scott, the scorer and scholar, found his way to Indiana

There was never a place reserved for Sebastien Scott in AAU ball. The Lakeshow program is home to top-tier talent in northern California, and since it began in 2005, the Bay Area-based team has helped more than 150 athletes make ...

Q & A: Logan Duncomb talks IU commitment, what Archie Miller likes about his game and more

Archbishop Moeller (Cincinnati, Ohio) center Logan Duncomb became the first big man in the class of 2021 to commit to the Hoosiers, announcing his decision to commit to Indiana via Twitter on Tuesday morning. A 6-foot-9, 225 pound center, Duncomb ...

Class of 2021 center Logan Duncomb commits to Indiana

Indiana has landed its first big man in the class of 2021. Logan Duncomb, a 6-foot-9, 225 pound center from Cincinnati Archbishop Moeller, announced his commmitment to the Hoosiers on Tuesday morning. Blessed to announce that I have decided to ...

Q & A: Class of 2020 St. Paul’s School forward and IU signee Jordan Geronimo

Earlier this week, class of 2020 St. Paul’s School forward Jordan Geronimo was named the New Hampshire Gatorade Player of the Year. Geronimo averaged 18 points, nine rebounds, two assists, two steals and two blocks per game this past season. ...

Q & A: Class of 2020 Bloomington South guard and IU signee Anthony Leal

Class of 2020 Bloomington South guard Anthony Leal had his season come to an abrupt end due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Leal, a leading candidate for the Mr. Basketball award, signed with Indiana last November during the early period and ...