Xavier Johnson Archive

Big Ten’s top 25 players for 2022-23 season: 10-6

With the official start of practice less than a week away, UM Hoops and Inside the Hall have once again partnered to bring you our annual preseason breakdown of the top 25 players in the Big Ten. The series is ...

Indiana picked to win the Big Ten by Lindy’s Sports, Trayce Jackson-Davis named preseason Big Ten player of the year

The Lindy’s Sports 2022-23 preview magazine – an annual publication previewing the upcoming college basketball season – hit newsstands this week. Lindy’s, which picked Indiana as its preseason No. 6 team nationally, has a regional cover being sold in Indiana ...

Report: Xavier Johnson pleads guilty to reckless driving charge

Xavier Johnson’s arrest in early April for reckless driving and resisting law enforcement was resolved in court on Tuesday, according to Dustin Dopirak of The Herald-Times. Per Dopirak, “Johnson pled guilty this morning to reckless driving, a Class C misdemeanor, ...

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 ...

That’s A Wrap: Xavier Johnson

Welcome to “That’s A Wrap,” our player-by-player recap of the 2021-2022 Indiana Hoosiers. Today: Xavier Johnson. Johnson (34 games): 12.1 points, 5.1 assists, 3.8 rebounds, 1.2 steals, 40.6 FG%, 38.3 3PFG%, 78.2 FT% in 27.7 minutes per game. Previously: Logan Duncomb, Tamar ...

Report: Xavier Johnson arrested for reckless driving, resisting law enforcement

Indiana point guard Xavier Johnson was arrested early Sunday morning for reckless driving and resisting law enforcement, according to a report by The Herald-Times reporter Dustin Dopirak. IU released the following statement: Indiana University Athletics and the men’s basketball program ...

Transcript: Mike Woodson, Race Thompson, Xavier Johnson and Trayce Jackson-Davis preview Saint Mary’s matchup

Mike Woodson, Race Thompson, Xavier Johnson and Trayce Jackson-Davis addressed the media on Wednesday in Portland in advance of Indiana’s matchup against Saint Mary’s in the 2022 NCAA tournament. The full transcript of the press conference is available below, via ...

2022 NCAA tournament First Four notebook: Jordan Geronimo expected to play as IU prepares for Wyoming

DAYTON, Ohio – Less than 24 hours after receiving its first NCAA tournament bid in six years, Indiana hopped on a bus to Dayton ahead of its First Four matchup with Wyoming on Tuesday at the University of Dayton Arena. ...

Transcript: Trayce Jackson-Davis, Xavier Johnson, Race Thompson and Mike Woodson at NCAA first four media availability

Trayce Jackson-Davis, Xavier Johnson, Race Thompson and Mike Woodson addressed the media on Monday afternoon at the University of Dayton Arena in advance of Tuesday’s NCAA tournament game against Wyoming. Read the full transcript of their comments below, via ASAP ...

Video: Mike Woodson, IU players react to loss to Iowa

INDIANAPOLIS – Mike Woodson, Trayce Jackson-Davis and Xavier Johnson addressed the media following Indiana’s 80-77 loss to Iowa in the semifinals of the 2022 Big Ten tournament at Gainbridge Fieldhouse. Watch the postgame press conference below:

Five takeaways from Indiana’s win over Illinois

Indiana likely punched its ticket to the 2022 NCAA tournament with a 65-63 win over top-seeded Illinois on Friday in the Big Ten tournament quarterfinals. Here are five takeaways from the win over the Fighting Illini: Trayce Jackson-Davis holds his ...

Video: Mike Woodson, IU players react to win against Illinois

INDIANAPOLIS – Mike Woodson, Trayce Jackson-Davis and Xavier Johnson addressed the media following Indiana’s 65-63 win against Illinois in the quarterfinals of the 2022 Big Ten tournament on Friday. Watch the postgame press conference below:

Video: Mike Woodson, Indiana players react to win against Michigan

INDIANAPOLIS – Mike Woodson, Trayce Jackson-Davis and Xavier Johnson addressed the media following Indiana’s 74-69 win against Michigan on Thursday in the Big Ten tournament at Gainbridge Fieldhouse. Watch the postgame press conference below: In addition, Trey Galloway and Jordan ...