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Inside the Hall:
With the (exhibition) season kicking off Saturday night inside Assembly Hall, here’s five things to keep an eye on as the Hoosiers take the court against the University of Indianapolis (Photo credit: Jamie Owens):
It’s been a theme for several weeks now; Tom Crean and the Hoosiers have spoken into many recorders and microphones about the supreme emphasis they’ve placed on the defensive end of the floor. Though it’s only the first game, it’ll be worth watching all facets of Indiana’s defense. Will they create turnovers and get out in the open court? Will they show more focus and attention to a team defensive scheme? Will they not pick up ill-advised fouls?
PLAYING TIME AND ROTATIONS
As a host of players have noted, practices and workouts have been competitive. The fact is this: With more depth on this team than at any other time in the Crean era, playing time isn’t going just going to fall into a player’s lap. Guys preforming and playing well will see the court. But as Crean...
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Quotes from Derek Elston and Victor Oladipo’s Thursday afternoon media availability at Assembly Hall:
On whether the players feel ready to play an exhibition and what their excitement level is for the the exhibition:
Elston: “The excitement level is definitely there. Every day after practice we get in the locker room and all you hear about is everybody wanting to play somebody...
Cody Zeller's debut for Indiana University's basketball team proved memorable.
Indiana Hoosiers (1-8, 0-5 Big Ten) vs. Ohio State Buckeyes (5-3, 2-2 Big Ten) Saturday, November 5 12:00 p.m. EDT Ohio Stadium – Columbus, Ohio TV: BTN will televise the game with BTN will televise the game with Tom Hart and Derek Rackley in the booth and Lisa Byington...
Northwestern's volleyball team posted its fourth consecutive victory on Friday night with a clean sweep of the Indiana Hoosiers (25-21, 25-20, 25-12) at University Gym in Bloomington, Ind. The Wildcats were extremely efficient as they tied a season high with an attacking percentage of .341 for the match.
The 2011-21 Indiana University wrestling season officially begins Saturday, Nov. 5, when the Hoosiers head to Ypsilanti, Mich., for the Eastern Michigan Open. The 20th annual event is expected to draw over 500 wrestlers from across the country, including more than 50 nationally-ranked grapplers.
The Hoosiers arrived Saturday at the Horseshoe with a sense of confidence that belied their 1-8 record and long history of futility against the Buckeyes.
Indiana University sophomore midfielder Harrison Petts was named to the Capital One Academic All-District team, the College Sports Information Directors of America announced Friday.
A trio of IU players — Cody Zeller, Jordan Hulls and Victor Oladipo — along with head coach Tom Crean met with the media to discuss IU’s 90-72 exhibition win over the University of Indianapolis on Saturday night. Watch and listen to both press conferences in high-definition video in the embedded media players below:
Scattered thoughts on a 90-72 win over the Greyhounds (Photo by Jamie Owens of J. Scott Sports):
Indiana, as its more than capable of, shot the ball with efficiency this evening. The Hoosiers’ effective field-goal percentage finished up at 59.3 percent for the game, and it received strong shooting for a host of players. Will Sheehey — who led the team in scoring with...
John Sare, a native of Bloomington, will join the Indiana University Department of Athletics as a Academic Advisor and Assistant Eligibility Officer on Nov. 7.
Box Score | Will Sheehey's 18 points led the Indiana men's basketball team to a 90-72 exhibition win over the University of Indianapolis on Saturday, Nov. 5, in Assembly Hall. Cody Zeller tallied 16 points and eight rebounds, while Jordan Hulls recorded 14 points and five assists in the win.