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2010s Assembly Call / Inside The Hall IU players round-robin tournament recap

Welcome to the final recap of the 2010s Assembly Call / Inside The Hall IU players round-robin tournament. Over the past few weeks, we have explained how this tournament came to be, recapped the drafting of teams and completed all ...

2010s Assembly Call / Inside The Hall IU players round-robin tournament: Final round

Welcome to the final round of the 2010s Assembly Call / Inside The Hall IU players round-robin tournament. Previously, we revealed the draft on Podcast on the Brink, sent out an introduction post for the tournament and contested the first ...

2010s Assembly Call / Inside The Hall IU players round-robin tournament: Round Two

Welcome back to round two of the 2010s Assembly Call / Inside The Hall IU players round-robin tournament. Last week, we revealed the draft on Podcast on the Brink, sent out an introduction post for the tournament and began round ...

2010s Assembly Call / Inside The Hall IU players round-robin tournament: Round One

The players have been selected, the teams have been formed and the voting can now commence in round one of the 2010s Assembly Call / Inside The Hall IU players round-robin tournament. Earlier this week, the results of the 2010s ...

Results from the ‘2010s Assembly Call / Inside The Hall IU players Draft

The past decade in Indiana basketball has given us plenty of notable on and off-court moments, but more than anything else the lasting impact of the past 10 years of IU hoops has come from the players who represented the ...

Q & A: Catching up with former IU guard James Blackmon Jr.

Former Indiana guard James Blackmon Jr. was enjoying a terrific professional season in Italy just a little over a month ago. Blackmon Jr., a former five-star recruit who played for the Hoosiers from 2014-2017, was averaging 14 points, 3.2 rebounds ...

A final look at how six former Hoosiers played in the NBA Summer League

The NBA Summer League wraps up tonight in Las Vegas, but all six former Hoosiers who participated have concluded play. Here’s a full recap with details on how each player finished up statistically in the Summer League along with notes, ...

Summer League roundup: A look at how former Hoosiers are playing in Las Vegas

The NBA Summer League in Las Vegas is in full swing and six former Hoosiers are participating. Here’s a recap of how all six former IU players have performed to date along with some notes, video and how to watch ...

Viewing guide: Former Hoosiers in NBA Summer League

The NBA Summer League is underway as games tipped off on Monday in Utah and Sacramento. The Vegas Summer League will begin on Friday, July 6. As we mentioned last week, six former Hoosiers are expected to participate. Here’s a ...

Notebook: Hoosiers in NBA Summer League, 2019 visitor and more

The NBA Summer League will tip off in July and several former Hoosiers are expected to participate. The Orlando Summer League is not taking place this year and from July 2-5, both Utah and Sacramento will host abbreviated leagues. The ...

Hoosiers in the NBA: Preseason recap

Nine former Hoosiers took part in the NBA preseason (10 if you include Jordan Crawford), which concluded on Friday. All but one have earned an NBA roster spot for opening day. Here’s a look at how the former Hoosiers fared ...

James Blackmon Jr. signs rookie contract with Philadelphia

Former Indiana guard James Blackmon Jr. agreed to a rookie contract with the Philadelphia 76ers, the team announced on Wednesday morning. Blackmon Jr. averaged eight points, 2.6 rebounds and a steal in 16.3 minutes per game for the 76ers over ...

Summer League wrap-up: Bryant wins title, Williams among leading scorers

The NBA Summer League in Vegas concluded on Monday night with the Los Angeles Lakers and Thomas Bryant winning this year’s crown. Here’s a final look at how all five Hoosiers who participated in Vegas (and Utah) fared this month: ...