Hoosiers keep rolling at home

The Hoosiers have won 23 straight games at Assembly Hall.
(Courtesy of IU Athletics/Mike Dickbernd)

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 […]

Freshman Carsen Edwards leads Purdue past Morehead State in first career start


By KEITH CARRELL @BoilerColts ISL Purdue Writer WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — True freshman Carsen Edwards earned his first career start for Purdue and paced the Boilermakers with 16 points in a 90-56 win over Morehead State Saturday afternoon. The Boilermakers improved to 6-2 on the season with the win. Edwards started in place of Vincent Edwards, who […]

Hoosiers top Cougars 83-60


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 […]

Purdue’s Swanigan steps up vs. NJIT

Caleb Swanigan scored a career-high 27 points as Purdue closed the regular season with a win over Wisconsin. Photo by Jerome Lynch.

By KEITH CARRELL @BoilerColts ISL Correspondent WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue defeated the New Jersey Institute of Technology 79-68 in a lackluster performance Saturday afternoon. Damon Lynn sank eight threes en route to 33 points to keep the Highlanders within striking distance of the Boilermakers. Caleb Swanigan paced Purdue with his fifth double-double (22 points […]

Hoosiers win big, UNC up next

(Photo by Jamie Owens, Insidethehall)

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 […]

Pacers dominate Clippers, GR3 continues to impress

Al Jefferson scored 16 points in the Pacers win over the Clippers.
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By TYLER SMITH (@TylerSmith_ISL) ISL Editor  INDIANAPOLIS — Paul George and C.J. Miles were out with injuries. Myles Turner was in early foul trouble. Jeff Teague and Monta Ellis were held scoreless in the first half.  Add of all this up, and that should spell trouble against the 14-3 Los Angeles Clippers. Right? Wrong. Instead, […]

Pacers dominate Nets

Jeff Teague drives on Yogi Ferrell. Teague had 9 points, 9 rebounds, and 8 assists in the Pacers win.
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By TYLER SMITH (@TylerSmith_ISL) ISL Editor   INDIANAPOLIS —  With Paul George and C.J. Miles sidelined with injuries, the Pacers were still able to dominate the Brooklyn Nets in their annual Black Friday home game, 118-97 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Things didn’t start out so well, as the Nets scored 20 points in the first […]

Pacers can’t rebound against the Hawks

Thaddeus Young scored a season-high 24 points in the loss to Atlanta. 
(Photo by Pacers Sports and Entertainment)

By TYLER SMITH (@TylerSmith_ISL) ISL Editor  INDIANAPOLIS — When the Pacers play at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, and Paul George is on the court, good things have happened this season. George returned to the lineup on Wednesday night against the Atlanta Hawks, but this time, it wasn’t enough to lead the Pacers to victory. Atlanta defeated […]

Hoosiers too much for Liberty


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 […]