Tamar Bates Archive

11 IU basketball athletes join summer class for Hoosiers For Good NIL deal

According to a press release, Hoosiers For Good, an organization that partners IU student-athletes with charities, has signed 11 IU basketball athletes to NIL deals. Earlier this spring, Trayce Jackson-Davis and Race Thompson were among the first 14 student-athletes at ...

Tamar Bates opens up about fatherhood: ‘I have a new purpose’

Tamar Bates left early in the morning. He flew from Portland to Utah and then home. That was on March 18. The day before, Indiana’s 2021-22 season came to a close. For Bates, his first season at IU wasn’t linear. ...

Video: Tamar Bates talks fatherhood, offseason growth and more

Tamar Bates addressed the media on Thursday afternoon for the first time this offseason. Bates talked about becoming a father this year, offseason growth and much more. Watch the full media availability below:

That’s A Wrap: Tamar Bates

Welcome to “That’s A Wrap,” our player-by-player recap of the 2021-2022 Indiana Hoosiers. Today: Tamar Bates. Bates (32 games): 3.9 point, 0.6 assists, 1.3 rebounds, 33.8 FG%, 29.8 3PT%, 83.3 FT% in 14.5 minutes per game. Previously: Logan Duncomb Expectations ...

Five takeaways from Indiana’s regular season

Indiana concluded the 2021-22 regular season with an 18-12 record and a 9-11 mark in Big Ten play. The Hoosiers earned the No. 9 seed in this week’s Big Ten tournament in Indianapolis. Here are five takeaways from Indiana’s regular ...

Video: Trey Galloway, Tamar Bates pre-Wisconsin media availability

Trey Galloway and Tamar Bates addressed the media on Monday afternoon in advance of Indiana’s scheduled matchup against Wisconsin on Tuesday at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall. Watch the full media availability below:

Five takeaways from Indiana’s loss at Michigan State

Indiana fell to Michigan State 76-61 on Saturday afternoon at the Breslin Center. The loss dropped the Hoosiers to 16-8 overall and 7-7 in Big Ten play. Here are five takeaways from the loss to the Spartans: Discrepancy in free ...

Indiana’s five suspended players will be available for Saturday’s game at Michigan State

Indiana’s five players who were suspended for Tuesday’s game at Northwestern will be available on Saturday at Michigan State, the program announced. Here’s the full release: Indiana University men’s basketball coach Mike Woodson has announced that the five players disciplined ...

‘They broke the rules’: Suspensions plague a shorthanded Indiana in loss at Northwestern

EVANSTON, Ill. – Trey Galloway found out Tuesday morning he’d be starting at point guard for Indiana’s game at Northwestern — less than 12 hours before tipoff. At the same time, he also found out the bench would only run ...

Mike Woodson suspends five IU players for Tuesday’s game at Northwestern

Indiana will only have seven scholarship players available for Tuesday’s game at Northwestern due to disciplinary reasons. Prior to tipoff, Mike Woodson announced that Tamar Bates, Xavier Johnson, Michael Durr, Khristian Lander and Parker Stewart are suspended and will not ...

Evaluating where Indiana stands entering Big Ten play

There are certain ways that Mike Woodson goes about describing certain basketball terms. He often refers to his team as a “ball club.” He talks about getting his team “over the hump,” conceivably meaning to reach its full potential. On ...

Video: Mike Woodson, IU players react to win over Nebraska

Mike Woodson, Tamar Bates and Race Thompson addressed the media following Indiana’s 68-55 win over Nebraska on Saturday at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall. Watch both postgame press conferences below:

Indiana’s win over Louisiana was a portrait of its ongoing development process

Near the end of the first half in Indiana’s win over Louisiana on Sunday night, there was a frantic sequence that Mike Woodson will likely mull over with his team in the coming days. It started with the good. Freshman ...