Derek Elston Archive

Film Session: Elston’s night

  • Ryan Corazza 02/01/2013 12:39 pm  

Derek Elston returned to the court for the Hoosiers on Wednesday night and saw seven minutes of action. While Elston did pick up four quick fouls, he showed an awareness on both ends of the floor that just might prove ...

Notes on Creek/Elston injuries, Crean on Wisconsin, more

  • Justin Albers 01/14/2013 10:08 pm  

There were a few different media availability opportunities involving Indiana on Monday, including the Big Ten teleconference, availability with assistant coach Tim Buckley and a couple players, and Tom Crean’s weekly radio show. Here are some of the highlights. · ...

Hoosiers working to incorporate Elston, Mosquera-Perea, Hollowell

  • Justin Albers 01/05/2013 10:03 pm  

Much of the preseason talk about Indiana centered on the team’s anticipated depth. The Hoosiers added a highly-touted freshman class to a roster full of returning veterans from last year’s Sweet 16 team. But so far this season, No. 5 ...

Elston returns, Hollowell, Jurkin sit out

  • Justin Albers 12/19/2012 10:45 pm  

Senior forward Derek Elston played for the first time this season in No. 6 Indiana’s 93-54 victory against Mount St. Mary’s on Wednesday night, but freshmen Jeremy Hollowell and Peter Jurkin failed to get off the bench. Hollowell had been ...

HD Video: IU players react to win over Mount St. Mary’s

  • Alex Bozich 12/19/2012 10:05 pm  

Christian Watford, Derek Elston, Remy Abell and Will Sheehey met with the media following Indiana’s 93-54 win over Mount St. Mary’s on Wednesday night at Assembly Hall. Watch and listen to both press conferences in the embedded media player below:

Tidbits from Tom Crean’s radio show

  • Justin Albers 12/17/2012 8:30 pm  

Tom Crean’s weekly radio show was Monday night. Here are some of the major tidbits to take from it: · Reacting to loss: To open the show, Crean was asked if he had changed his mind about Saturday’s overtime loss to ...

Notebook: Media Day buzz firmly affixed to Hoosiers

  • Ryan Corazza 10/25/2012 8:17 pm  

ROSEMONT, Ill. — The preseason accolades continue to pile up for the cream and crimson. As Big Ten Media Day kicked off Thursday morning, it was announced the media selected the Hoosiers as the favorites to win the conference. Cody ...

HD Video: Derek Elston talks injury at Big Ten Media Day

  • Ryan Corazza 10/25/2012 1:41 pm  

Derek Elston was one of four Hoosier players available for interviews at Big Ten Media Day in Rosemont, Ill. on Thursday. A big topic of discussion were the specifics surrounding his torn left meniscus. Watch and listen to what he ...

Elston suffers torn meniscus, will have surgery

  • Staff 10/24/2012 9:09 pm  

Update: Indiana issued the following statement on Twitter late Wednesday night: “Derek Elston suffered torn meniscus in left knee, re-aggravated old h.s.injury at Hoosier Hysteria, surgery Friday. Will begin rehab immediately and is expected to return. With Coach, Jordan Hulls, ...

HD Video: Elston, Hulls talk IU’s preseason ranking, more

  • Alex Bozich 10/08/2012 1:47 pm  

Indiana seniors Derek Elston and Jordan Hulls met with reporters Thursday at IU’s annual media challenge and discussed IU’s preseason ranking, how this offseason has been different than previous offseason, how the freshmen are coming along and much more. Watch ...

Five takeaways from the IU Media Challenge

  • Justin Albers 10/08/2012 8:00 am  

For the first time since the awards banquet in late April at Assembly Hall, the media had an opportunity to talk to the Indiana basketball players at last Thursday’s media challenge. Many things were discussed throughout the day, but here ...

Upperclassmen move quickly to bring along IU’s freshmen

  • Alex Bozich 10/05/2012 12:06 pm  

When the class of 2009 arrived in Bloomington in June of that year, the program was coming off a 6-25 season that included a 1-17 record in the Big Ten. Player driven leadership had yet to manifest itself. Move the ...

2012-2013 Player Profile: Derek Elston

  • Justin Albers 10/04/2012 9:00 am  

It’s time for Inside the Hall’s player-by-player breakdown of the 2012-2013 Indiana Hoosiers. Today: Derek Elston. Key stats: 4.2 ppg, 2.4 rpg, 55.2 3PG FG%, 17.1 defensive rebounding percentage. Like many upperclassmen on this year and last year’s roster, Derek ...