Welcome to “That’s A Wrap,” our player-by-player recap of the 2012-2013 Indiana Hoosiers. Today: Derek Elston.
Elston (19 games): 1.1 ppg, 0.8 rpg, 28.6% FG, 22.2% 3PFG, 70.0% FT in 6.3 minutes per game.
When Derek Elston looks back at his senior season at Indiana, he will likely feel a bit unfulfilled. There’s no doubt his final year in Bloomington turned out to be an opportunity...
Derek Elston, Jordan Hulls and Christian Watford came to Indiana to turn a tattered program around.
On Tuesday night, the three seniors and perhaps a few of their younger teammates will leave Assembly Hall for the final time with a Big Ten title. The only question is whether it will be the school's first outright championship in two decades.
This is not just another rivalry...
Via AP on Fox
March 04, 2013
Faced with a career full of obstacles, Elston still found ways to contribute
By Justin Albers
Derek Elston and the rest of his class stepped onto campus in 2009, not knowing what to expect. Elston had honored his commitment to the Hoosiers despite a coaching change, but this wasn’t what he signed up for.
Elston, a Tipton, Ind. native, committed to the Hoosiers in Sept. 2007 as...
Much discussion has surrounded the preseason #1-ranked Indiana Hoosiers, as they’re re-climbing the ranks of the sport faster than most thought they would.
With lofty expectations officially getting kicked off last Saturday as ‘Hoosier Hysteria’ was hosted at Assembly Hall, things couldn’t be better in ‘B-Town.’
However, Wednesday evening a bit of cold water was thrown...
Indiana senior forward Derek Elston has suffered a torn meniscus that will require surgery and force him to miss several weeks of the regular season.
The news was first reported by Zach Osterman of Inside Indiana and Inside the Hall has confirmed the report.
Elston is expected to have surgery to repair the injury this week.
The 6-foot-8 senior averaged 4.2 points and 2.4 rebounds...
Derek Elston entered today's game with Iowa averaging 4.1 points per game. Tied 18-18 early in the 1st half Elston scored 8 points in 1:09, starting a 36-19 run by the Hoosiers to take control in the first half.
Click through the break to see the whole sequence on video.
When Indiana takes the court on Thursday night for its final game before Big Ten play, the Hoosiers will be without Derek Elston.
Indiana coach Tom Crean announced today that Elston had minor surgery on Tuesday to repair a fracture in his nose.
The injury was sustained via an inadvertant elbow in practice from sophomore Victor Oladipo.
“Derek Elston’s gonna miss tomorrow, because...