Xavier Johnson Archive

Video: Xavier Johnson roundtable interview at IU basketball media day

  • Staff 09/22/2023 9:24 am  

Indiana sixth-year senior point guard Xavier Johnson is one of the team captains this season along with fourth-year guard Trey Galloway. Johnson is coming off of a season-ending foot injury, but is now healthy and is expected to have a ...

Early impressions of a new-look Indiana men’s basketball team from media day

  • Amanda Foster 09/20/2023 8:32 pm  

Indiana men’s basketball is going to look different this season. Everybody knows that. The departures of Trayce Jackson-Davis and Jalen Hood-Schifino, not to mention Miller Kopp and Race Thompson, means the 2023-24 Hoosier squad faces more questions than answers. Who ...

Video: Mike Woodson, Xavier Johnson and Trey Galloway press conferences at IU media day

  • Alex Bozich 09/20/2023 3:40 pm  

Mike Woodson, Xavier Johnson and Trey Galloway addressed the media from the podium at Wednesday’s media day at Assembly Hall. Watch press conferences with Woodson, Johnson and Galloway below:

Indiana picked to finish 6th in Big Ten by Lindy’s Sports

  • Alex Bozich 09/18/2023 8:24 am  

The Lindy’s Sports 2023-24 preview magazine – an annual publication previewing the upcoming college basketball season – hit newsstands recently. Here are some notes on Indiana and the Big Ten at large from the annual publication. (You can purchase the ...

Big Ten’s top 25 players for 2023-24 season: 20-16

  • Alex Bozich 09/12/2023 8:42 am  

With the official start of practice just a few weeks away, UMHoops 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 broken ...

Indiana’s Xavier Johnson featured on regional cover for Lindy’s Sports college basketball preview

  • Alex Bozich 08/29/2023 8:19 am  

With the start of the college basketball regular season just over two months away, a prominent college basketball preview magazine will hit newsstands next month. The Lindy’s Sports college basketball preview magazine will be available starting September 12. And Indiana’s ...

Quotes: Everything Xavier Johnson said at Huber’s Winery

  • Alex Bozich 06/01/2023 7:36 am  

BORDEN, Ind. – Indiana redshirt senior Xavier Johnson spoke to the media for the first time since the season ended on Wednesday night. Johnson was at Huber’s Winery for a Hoosiers For Good NIL event and addressed his injury, receiving ...

Video: Xavier Johnson provides offseason update at Huber’s Winery

  • Alex Bozich 05/31/2023 6:15 pm  

BORDEN, Ind. – Xavier Johnson met with the media on Wednesday night prior to a Hoosiers For Good NIL event at Huber’s Winery. Johnson addressed a variety of topics, including his decision to return to college, his health and offseason ...

That’s A Wrap: Xavier Johnson

  • Amanda Foster 05/01/2023 8:04 am  

Welcome to “That’s A Wrap,” our player-by-player recap of the 2022-23 Indiana Hoosiers. Today: Miller Kopp. Previously: CJ Gunn, Kaleb Banks, Jalen Hood-Schifino, Malik Reneau, Trey Galloway, Jordan Geronimo, Logan Duncomb, Tamar Bates, Anthony Leal, Miller Kopp.  Johnson (11 games): ...

Xavier Johnson granted medical hardship waiver, will return for 2023-24 season

  • Alex Bozich 04/26/2023 3:35 pm  

Indiana point guard Xavier Johnson has been granted a medical hardship waiver and will return to Indiana for the 2023-24 season. The 6-foot-3 Johnson broke his foot in a loss at Kansas on Dec. 17 and underwent surgery. There was ...

Xavier Johnson will not return this season, will pursue medical hardship waiver for next season

  • Alex Bozich 03/04/2023 1:51 pm  

Indiana guard Xavier Johnson will not return to the floor this season, the program announced Saturday afternoon. Johnson will return a medical hardship waiver and attempt to play for the Hoosiers next season. Here is the full release: Indiana University ...

Indiana’s senior class a sign of progress, hope and change in the program

  • William McDermott 03/04/2023 9:01 am  

Last March a teary-eyed Race Thompson walked onto Assembly Hall’s floor with an arm around each of his parents. His mother Stephanie clutched onto a bouquet of flowers as Thompson grabbed the microphone and began his senior speech. He struggled ...

Mike Woodson provides injury update on Indiana guard Xavier Johnson

  • Staff 02/23/2023 11:11 am  

It’s been more than nine weeks since Xavier Johnson underwent surgery on his foot for an injury sustained in IU’s 84-62 loss to Kansas at Phog Allen Fieldhouse. The Hoosiers are 19-9 overall, 10-7 in the Big Ten and travel ...