Found October 25, 2012 on Inside the Hall:
Indiana coach Tom Crean took the podium today at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare in Rosemont, Illinois at the Big Ten’s annual media day. A full transcript of his comments is available below and the complete video will be available later today: THE MODERATOR: Next up is Indiana head coach, Tom Crean. He enters his fifth season and returns all five starters from last year’s team that advanced to the NCAA Sweet 16, including Big 10 preseason player of the year Cody Zeller. Coach? TOM CREAN: Well, I would like to thank the Big Ten, first of all, for continuing to have what is an incredibly first class event, and for all the people that participated in that, thanks to all of you. Thanks for coming and covering this league. I don’t think any of us take it for granted; I know I don’t. When you coach in a league like this and you coach against the teams and coaches that we go against and you know it is a big deal every time out, to have this kind of attendance is a big deal as well. As far as our...
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