Race Thompson Archive

Video: Race Thompson, Armaan Franklin react to win over Iowa

Race Thompson and Armaan Franklin addressed the media following Indiana’s 67-65 win over Iowa on Sunday afternoon at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall. Watch their postgame comments below:

Five takeaways from Indiana’s win over Maryland

Indiana improved to 2-2 in Big Ten play with a 63-55 win over Maryland on Monday night at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall. The Hoosiers are now 7-4 overall and are scheduled to travel to Madison to play Wisconsin on Thursday ...

Video: Trayce Jackson-Davis, Race Thompson react to win over Maryland

Trayce Jackson-Davis and Race Thompson addressed the media following Indiana’s 63-55 win over Maryland at Assembly Hall. Watch their postgame comments below:

Five takeaways from Indiana’s win over Penn State

Indiana recorded its first Big Ten win on Wednesday night with an 87-85 overtime win over Penn State at Assembly Hall. The victory improved the Hoosiers to 6-4 overall and 1-2 in Big Ten play. Here are five takeaways from ...

Video: Armaan Franklin, Race Thompson preview Butler, discuss playing through the COVID-19 pandemic

Armaan Franklin and Race Thompson addressed the media on Friday afternoon to preview Saturday’s game against Butler in the Crossroads Classic, playing through the COVID-19 pandemic and the team’s performance in non-conference play. Watch the full press conference below:

Video: IU players react to win over Stanford

ASHEVILLE, N.C. – Race Thompson and Trayce Jackson-Davis addressed the media following Indiana’s 79-63 win over Stanford in the Maui Invitational third place game at Harrah’s Cherokee Center. Watch their postgame comments below:

Five takeaways from Indiana’s win over Providence

Indiana improved to 2-0 by throttling Providence 79-58 on Monday afternoon in the Maui Invitational at Harrah’s Cherokee Center in Asheville, North Carolina. The victory set up a matchup between the Hoosiers and No. 17 Texas on Tuesday afternoon. Here ...

The perspective behind Race Thompson’s dominant afternoon

ASHEVILLE, N.C. – Not far from Race Thompson’s home in Plymouth, Minnesota, there’s a steep hill covered in luscious green grass and spotted with small patches of dirt from a continued tread. In spring, when the weight rooms closed and ...

Video: IU players react to win over Providence

ASHEVILLE, N.C. – Race Thompson and Al Durham Jr. addressed the media following Indiana’s 79-58 win over Providence on Monday afternoon in the Maui Invitational at Harrah’s Cherokee Center. Watch their postgame comments below:

2020-2021 Player Profile: Race Thompson

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:

The powerful emergence of Race Thompson

First, there was a horn. Piercing. Blaring. Ringing. It sounded across Interstate 35 in Minneapolis. On May 31st, it wasn’t meant to be there. Thousands of people gathered on the highway protesting the death of George Floyd. Just days earlier ...