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We've entered the home stretch of the 2013 season in our series of looks at our opponents and so far according to us it's been a season that has set Wisconsin up for a lot of success, as they enter the final three games of the season with an 8-1 record following a win against a rare non-conference opponent in BYU.
To start the home stretch back in Big Ten play the Hoosiers of Indiana, a team that was vastly improved in Kevin Wilson's 2nd year at the helm, will greet the Badgers.
Wisconsin fans should well remember what a rise from nothing to something looks like in just three years, after all that's exactly what Barry Alvarez did inside Camp Randall from 1990-1993. So, could Wisconsin be looking at the end of a long run of crushing the Hoosiers, or is Indiana in for more tough times against the Badgers in what could be their final season as divisional opponents?
Either way, it's time to take a look at what challenges could await and what 2012 tells ...
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For the fifth straight week there is a new No. 1 in The Associated Press' college basketball poll. This time it's Indiana.
The Hoosiers, the preseason No. 1 who held the top spot for the first five weeks of the regular season, moved up two places Monday, following their weekend win over No. 1 Michigan and No. 2 Kansas' loss to Oklahoma State.
Duke started the current...
Cody Zeller scored 21 points and grabbed 13 rebounds as Indiana moved to 3-0 on the road in the Big Ten with a win over Northwestern on Sunday. The Minute After » Hoosiers hang on » Video: Crean reacts » Video: Players react » Video: Northwestern reacts (Photo: NUSports.com)
Indiana improved to 16-2 overall and 4-1 in the Big Ten – with three road victories – by defeating Northwestern yesterday afternoon in Evanston.
The Hoosiers jumped out to a big early lead, thanks to aggressive play from Christian Watford and a solid all-around performance from Cody Zeller, but once again second half woes plagued the Hoosiers. Northwestern was able to make it...
Cody Zeller had 21 points and 13 rebounds to help No. 2 Indiana beat Northwestern 67-59 Sunday.
Jordan Hulls added 15 points. Christian Watford scored 14, and the Hoosiers (16-2, 4-1 Big Ten) hung on after things got tense down the stretch.
They led by 17 in the first half and were up 31-17 at intermission, but Northwestern (11-8, 2-4) rattled them with its trap in the second....
EVANSTON, Ill. — Cody Zeller (21 points, 13 rebounds), Christian Watford (14 points, six rebounds) and Jordan Hulls (15 points) met with the media following Indiana’s 67-59 win at Northwestern on Sunday afternoon.
Watch and listen to both press conferences in the embedded media players below: