Bob Knight Archive

Bob Knight back at Assembly Hall on the eve of IU’s matchup against North Carolina

  • Staff 11/29/2022 8:27 pm  

Legendary Indiana coach Bob Knight was back at Assembly Hall Tuesday night in advance of the program’s matchup against North Carolina in the 2023 Big Ten-ACC Challenge. IU’s official Twitter account shared images of Knight in Assembly Hall with the ...

Former Indiana coach Bob Knight attends practice as season tipoff nears

  • Tyler Tachman 10/28/2021 9:01 pm  

During practice in Assembly Hall on Thursday, former IU coach Bob Knight wrapped his arm around Mike Woodson. As the two sat next to each other, a smile crept across Woodson’s face. With just 12 days until the start of ...

Video: Buckner, Thomas, Wittman and Woodson offer inside look at Knight’s return to Assembly Hall

  • Staff 07/07/2020 12:49 pm  

On Monday, the Big Ten Network released a 14-minute video featuring an inside look at Bob Knight’s return to Assembly Hall back in February. The segment, featuring Quinn Buckner, Isiah Thomas, Randy Wittman and Mike Woodson, features insight from all ...

Top moments from the 2019-20 Indiana men’s basketball season: Moments 5-1

  • Dylan Wallace 04/16/2020 8:37 am  

With the 2019-20 NCAA men’s college basketball season officially over due to the COVID-19 pandemic, plenty of time has been spent reflecting on what was an eventful campaign for the Indiana Hoosiers. Archie Miller’s third season in Bloomington was likely ...

Bob Knight’s Assembly Hall return brings tears, closure following decades-long saga

  • Cameron Drummond 02/09/2020 7:38 am  

For all the cacophony of noise, good and bad, that built up the anticipation to Bob Knight’s return to Assembly Hall, the first moments of his homecoming were muted. Knight slowly shuffled through the southeast tunnel of Assembly Hall, assisted ...

‘It gets miserable when you’re losing’: Indiana clings to future opportunities after home loss to Purdue

  • Cameron Drummond 02/08/2020 7:03 pm  

Archie Miller speaks of opportunities. During his postgame media sessions he often points to the chances for significant wins provided by playing in the Big Ten Conference. Saturday afternoon was no different. But in the wake of a 74-62 home ...

Photo Gallery: Indiana vs. Purdue, Bob Knight’s return to Assembly Hall

  • Jamie Owens 02/08/2020 5:22 pm  

Check out 82 photos by Jamie Owens from Indiana’s 74-62 loss to Purdue as well as photos of Bob Knight’s public return to Assembly Hall. Purchase prints from J. Scott Photography.

Video: Randy Wittman, Mike Woodson discuss Bob Knight’s return to Assembly Hall

  • Alex Bozich 02/08/2020 4:48 pm  

Randy Wittman and Mike Woodson addressed the media on Saturday afternoon to discuss Bob Knight’s return to Assembly Hall. Watch their full press conference below:

Video: Bob Knight returns to Assembly Hall

  • Alex Bozich 02/08/2020 3:12 pm  

Bob Knight returned to Assembly Hall with more than 40 former players on Saturday afternoon for a halftime celebration during IU’s game against Purdue. Watch as Knight makes his first public appearance in the building since 2000: Bob Knight returns ...

Former Indiana coach Bob Knight returns to Assembly Hall

  • Cameron Drummond 02/08/2020 1:48 pm  

Bob Knight is back in Assembly Hall. For the first time publicly since he was dismissed as Indiana men’s basketball head coach in September 2000, Knight has returned to the arena he once towered over as a coach. The occasion ...

‘Time heals all’: Will a new year and decade bring an Indiana basketball return for Bob Knight?

  • Cameron Drummond 01/06/2020 9:43 am  

Bob Knight’s words were straightforward, but in the end metaphorical. Since relocating back to Bloomington in the twilight of his life, the former Indiana basketball coach has slowly increased his public appearances. Recent years have brought speaking engagements around the ...

Report: Former IU coach Bob Knight buys house in Bloomington

  • Alex Bozich 07/11/2019 10:38 am  

It appears Bob Knight is coming back to Bloomington. The former IU coach, who made his first public appearance on campus since 2000 back in April, recently purchased a house in Bloomington according to a report from The Bloomington Herald-Times ...

Bob Knight makes first public appearance at IU since 2000

  • Alex Bozich 04/06/2019 2:31 pm  

Former Indiana coach Bob Knight made his first public appearance on campus in Bloomington on Saturday afternoon since his firing in 2000. Knight, 78, attended IU baseball’s game against Penn State at Bart Kaufman Field. In video published on social ...