Joey Brunk Archive

Joey Brunk announces transfer to Ohio State

Former Indiana center Joey Brunk announced Saturday night that he will be transferring to Ohio State to use his final year of eligibility. Brunk said earlier this week that he would not be returning to IU next season. Embrace your ...

Joey Brunk will not return to Indiana for 2021-22 season

Indiana center Joey Brunk will not return to the Hoosiers for the 2021-22 season. Brunk made the announcement Tuesday on social media. I’m incredibly grateful for Indiana University. I have been able to get my Master’s Degree and am thankful ...

Video: Joey Brunk discusses his future, rehab from back surgery

Indiana redshirt senior Joey Brunk, who has missed the entire season due to a back injury, spoke to the media for the first time since media day on Monday afternoon. Brunk discussed a variety of topics, including his future in ...

Joey Brunk undergoes back surgery, remains out indefinitely

Indiana redshirt senior Joey Brunk, who has not played this season, underwent back surgery on Wednesday morning. According to IU, Brunk will remain out indefinitely. The 6-foot-11, 255-pound center averaged 6.8 points and 5.2 rebounds in 19.6 minutes per game ...

‘Embrace your journey’: How Joey Brunk rediscovered his love for the game

Jason Smeathers got accustomed to receiving a certain postgame text last season. It was from Joey Brunk. Once the team returned the locker room beneath the Assembly Hall seats, shortly after the final whistle of Indiana’s games, the message would ...

2020-2021 Player Profile: Joey Brunk

With the start of college basketball season scheduled for later this month, we’ve transitioned from our look at other Big Ten programs to our player-by-player previews of the 2020-21 Indiana roster. Today, our player profiles continue with a look at redshirt ...

Brunk, Durham, Phinisee and Thompson voted captains for 2020-2021 season

Indiana’s captains for the 2020-2021 season will be seniors Al Durham Jr. and Joey Brunk, junior Rob Phinisee and redshirt junior Race Thompson, the program announced on Thursday evening. Here are the full details from IU: BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Indiana ...

Video: IU player 2020-2021 media day press conferences

All 11 Indiana scholarship players addressed the media on Tuesday as a part of the program’s 2020-2021 media day via Zoom. Hear from each player, including the four freshmen for the first time since arriving on campus, below:

How a shortened summer may prove to be crucial for Indiana’s ever-developing team chemistry

In Archie Miller’s Bloomington tenure, it’s evident that Indiana hasn’t always displayed unshakable cohesiveness. Miller hasn’t tried to keep it a secret, either. Last season, in early December, Indiana suffered a 20-point beat down at the hands of Wisconsin, marking ...

The future of college sports is unknown and Indiana basketball is adjusting as best it can

Archie Miller listed the uncertainties surrounding a potential 2020-21 college basketball season one by one, stacking unresolved question after unresolved question. What was left in the wake of his words was a mountain of uncertainty. Guidance on what is and ...

Video: Archie Miller, IU players address media on Zoom

Archie Miller, Joey Brunk, Al Durham Jr., Rob Phinisee, Race Thompson and Trayce Jackson-Davis addressed the media on Tuesday evening via Zoom to address a variety of topics. The video is over 55 minutes long with Miller’s comments covering the ...

Offseason storylines: What will Joey Brunk’s role look like next season?

Welcome to offseason storylines, a look into some of the biggest storylines surrounding the 2020-2021 Indiana Hoosiers. Today’s topic: What will Joey Brunk’s role look like next season? Previously: IU’s breakout candidates for 2020-2021, Where will Trayce Jackson-Davis fit among ...

Top moments from the 2019-20 Indiana men’s basketball season: Moments 10-6

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 ...