Fred Glass Archive

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 ...

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 ...

Video: Fred Glass, Scott Dolson talk current status and future of IU athletics with Don Fischer

Outgoing athletic director Fred Glass and new athletic director Scott Dolson joined the voice of the Hoosiers, Don Fischer, on Friday night to discuss the current state of IU athletics and the future. The full 48-minute discussion is below, with ...

Statement from IU Athletic Director Fred Glass

Indiana University Athletic Director Fred Glass released the following statement on Monday afternoon. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 1, 2020 The Indiana University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics stands with our students in our collective devastation and outrage over the senseless and ...

POTB 306: Fred Glass retirement discussion and Indiana’s 10-1 start

Podcast on the Brink is back for a new episode with hosts Jerod Morris of The Assembly Call and Alex Bozich of Inside the Hall. The show is available weekly. On this week’s episode, Morris and Bozich are joined by Rick Bozich of WDRB.com to discuss ...

Fred Glass offers opinion on state of men’s basketball in wake of retirement announcement

When Fred Glass took the job as Indiana athletic director in 2009, the men’s basketball program was taking outfielders off the baseball team to dress for games and practices. Now 10 years later, on Monday afternoon, as Glass sat in ...

Video: Fred Glass retirement press conference

Indiana athletics director Fred Glass addressed the media on Monday following his announcement that he will retire at the end of the academic year. Watch the full press conference with Glass at the Henke Hall of Champions:

Fred Glass announces retirement from IU at conclusion of academic year

Indiana Athletics Director Fred Glass will retire at the end of the 2019-20 academic year, the school announced on Monday morning. Here is the full release from IU: BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Vice President and Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Fred Glass ...

At Board of Trustees meeting, Fred Glass calls IU basketball a “serious rebuild”

Indiana’s current seven-game losing streak came up as a topic of conversation at today’s Board of Trustees meeting in Columbus. According to Michael Reschke, a reporter for The Bloomington Herald-Times, board member Patrick Shoulders asked Athletic Director Fred Glass about ...

Archie Miller comments on college basketball recruiting scandal, relationship with adidas

Indiana coach Archie Miller spoke for nearly 30 minutes on Thursday afternoon at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall to tipoff the program’s media day and made three separate statements in regards to the recruiting scandal in college basketball. We have a ...

Fred Glass on NIT: “men’s basketball wanted it to be on the road”

Indiana’s decision to turn down a home game in the National Invitation Tournament more than two weeks ago was met with confusion and disappointment by many fans when it was announced on Selection Sunday. The Hoosiers, who earned a No. 3 ...

What we know about Indiana’s coaching future

Less than three hours after announcing via press release that Tom Crean would no longer be the head coach of IU basketball, Athletic Director Fred Glass spoke to the media inside Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall. The press conference lasted nearly ...

Video: Fred Glass discusses decision to fire Tom Crean, coaching search

Indiana Athletic Director Fred Glass met with the media on Thursday afternoon at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall to discuss the decision to fire Tom Crean, what he’s looking for in the next coach and the coaching search. Watch the full ...