Hoosiers keep rolling at home

The Hoosiers have won 23 straight games at Assembly Hall.
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By TIM MEYER ISL Contributor BLOOMINGTON — Although it may not have been pretty, the result was exactly what the Indiana Hoosiers were looking for on Sunday. Playing their fourth game in eight days, Indiana (7-1) was able to cruise to an easy 83-55 win over Southeast Missouri State at Assembly Hall. Playing their second […]

Hoosiers top Cougars 83-60

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By CALEB LYNN ISL Contributor  BLOOMINGTON —  With OG Anunoby out of action on Friday night, the Hoosiers second unit stepped up in Indiana’s 83-60 victory over SIUE at Assembly Hall. The Hoosier bench came out strong and outscored the Cougars second unit 34-12. Freshman De’Ron Davis came ready to play. He scored 14 points […]

Hoosiers take down another top-ranked team

Tom Crean's Hoosiers knocked off another top-ranked team at Assembly Hall.
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By TYLER SMITH (@TylerSmith_ISL) ISL Editor BLOOMINGTON —  There’s been a common theme among Tom Crean’s Indiana teams over the years: the occasional embarrassing loss, but the ability to still knock off some of the big dogs of college basketball.  Thus far, the 2016-2017 Hoosiers have been no different.  An impressive win over #3 Kansas […]

Hoosiers win big, UNC up next

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By CALEB LYNN ISL Contributor BLOOMINGTON — After the Hoosiers disappointing loss to Fort Wayne last week, they returned to action to play Mississippi Valley State at Assembly Hall.  Consider this one a tune-up game before the Big Ten/ACC challenge on Wednesday night against North Carolina.  Playing without James Blackmon Jr., the Hoosiers had no […]

Hoosiers too much for Liberty

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By CALEB LYNN ISL Correspondent  BLOOMINGTON —  Before the Hoosiers battled Liberty on Saturday night, Head Coach Tom Crean emphasized that he wanted this game to be about crashing the glass.  It surely proved that way against the Flames as Indiana willed their way to 55 rebounds compared to just 20 from their opponent. This […]

Hoosiers roll in home-opener

Robert Johnson rises for a shot. The Hoosiers improved to 2-0 with a win on Wednesday.
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By TIM MEYER ISL Correspondent BLOOMINGTON — All it took was one half. With one half, James Blackmon, Jr. was able to shake off the rust from a nearly year-long knee injury to carry the Indiana Hoosiers in their first two games of the regular season. Blackmon led all scorers with 23 points on Wednesday […]

Tyler Smith’s interview with Hoosier legend Tom Coverdale

Tom Coverdale sees similarities between the 2002 Hoosiers and this year's team.

By TYLER SMITH ISL Editor  Tom Coverdale has been a Hoosier fan-favorite since he played at Indiana in the 2000-2003 seasons.  Just this season, current Hoosier Yogi Ferrell joined Coverdale as the only players in Indiana history to record 1,000 points, 500 assists, and 200 3-pointers made.  With IU’s current tournament run drawing comparisons to […]

Hoosiers fall, but remain a dangerous team

Thomas Bryant soars over a Michigan defender.
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By TYLER SMITH ISL Editor  INDIANAPOLIS — There’s no other way to put it- The Indiana Hoosiers have flat out stunk in the Big Ten Tournament over the years (11-19 all-time record). Fans were hoping this year would be different. Instead, the Hoosiers were a one-and-done, losing to the hungry Michigan Wolverines on a last-second […]

Smith: Reflecting on Ferrell’s Indiana career

Yogi Ferrell is finishing up a great career at Indiana.
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By TYLER SMITH ISL Editor BLOOMINGTON — The Hoosiers came into Sunday night’s game against Maryland having already won their 22nd Big Ten Championship. But they still had a lot to play for: A better seed in the NCAA tournament, an undefeated season at home, and they also wanted senior Yogi Ferrell to finish his […]

Zeller impressed with Hoosiers season

Cody Zeller continues to improve his game at the NBA level.
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By TYLER SMITH ISL Editor  INDIANAPOLIS — Whenever the Charlotte Hornets are in town to face the Pacers, it’s always fun to see former Hoosier Cody Zeller.  I had a chance to speak with Zeller after the Hornets win on Friday night, and Cody shared some thoughts about his alma mater. “They’ve been playing really […]