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(Eds: APNewsNow. With AP Photos.) By ERIC OLSON AP Sports Writer The Indiana baseball team's 15-game winning streak is the longest in the nation, and the Hoosiers believe bigger things lie ahead.
The Hoosiers (22-3, 6-0 Big Ten) already have won series against national powers Louisville and Florida, and now have their sights set on winning the Big Ten regular-season championship for the first time since 1949. They even believe they can make it to the College World Series.
Indiana is ranked as high as No. 16 in the major polls after having never cracked the top 25 before this season. The Hoosiers are in the top 10 in batting (.324), runs per game (7.8) and ERA (2.24).
Sophomore catcher Kyle Schwarber leads Indiana with a .413 batting average and six home runs.
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With the 2012-2013 season complete, Indiana’s Cody Zeller and Victor Oladipo have decisions to make in the near future concerning the 2013 NBA Draft with both players projected as lottery picks in most projections.
Here’s our latest edition of Draft watch, with a focus on the decision making process for each player, as well as a look at the stock of Christian Watford:
Scouts believe that Victor Oladipo will leave Indiana early and enter the NBA Draft, but the guard says he hasn't come to a decision.
There’s been plenty of conversation in the days following Indiana’s loss to Syracuse on just what went wrong. Some blamed the coaching. Poor preparation against the zone, they said. Others blamed the players. After all, the coaching staff wasn’t out there missing all those shots and turning the ball over. The Hoosiers were bested by a lengthy, athletic team playing a terrific...