ESPN.com’s Andy Katz is reporting that IU freshmen Hanner Mosquera-Perea and Peter Jurkin won an appeal that will allow them to travel to Brooklyn for Indiana’s games on Monday and Tuesday in the Barclays Center, but neither player will be in uniform.
According to Katz, Tom Crean said today that the appeal for a reduction in the 9-game suspension for Mosquera-Perea and Jurkin will be held on Friday.
UCLA’s Shabazz Muhammad won his appeal with the NCAA this past Friday, which made him eligible to compete immediately.
Muhammad will play for the Bruins tonight against Georgetown and potentially against Indiana on Tuesday if both teams win on Monday.
Based on the original suspension levied by the NCAA, Indiana was not expecting Mosquera-Perea and Jurkin back until a game with Butler at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Saturday, Dec. 15.
If an appeal is successful to reduce the length of the suspension, Indiana has four upcoming home games following the Legends Classic in which it could use bo...