Report: Thomas Bryant to return to Indiana for sophomore year

Thursday, April 7th, 2016

Indiana's biggest question was answered Thursday as news broke that Thomas Bryant will return to Bloomington for a sophomore season. This is great news for the Hoosiers. Bryant's return will help the team absorb the loss of senior point guard Yogi Ferrell. By putting off the NBA for at least another year, Bryant ...

Indiana’s Tom Crean is the Big Ten coach of the year, and deservedly so

Monday, March 7th, 2016

Less than 24 hours after the Indiana Hoosiers finished the Big Ten season with a 15-3 record, it was announced that head coach Tom Crean won the Associated Press' Big Ten coach of the year award. Some clamored that Wisconsin's Greg Gard should win the award as he led the Badgers to ...

It’s time for Bobby Knight to fill Mike Davis’ shoes

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

In September 2000, Mike Davis was placed in one of the most difficult positions in college basketball history when he took over for deposed Indiana coach Bobby Knight shortly after the start of the school year. There was literal rioting on campus. I would know; I was walking amongst the ...

My 10 Most Agonizing Sports Losses

Friday, April 9th, 2010

The look on Willie Veasley's face after Monday night's championship game loss to Duke says it all. Actually, you can't see his face, which says even more. It was one of the most heart-wrenching losses that one could experience as a player or fan, and I don't say that just ...

Being An Indiana Basketball Fan Is Awesome

Friday, March 26th, 2010

Yeah, that's right I said it. Rooting for Indiana University's men's basketball team is just freaking great. Not only has my Alma mater been tearing it up on the court the past two seasons (to the tune of a 16-46 record), but hated rival Purdue has become a national power. ...

Groundhog Day

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010

Okay, campers, rise and shine, and don't forget your booties 'cause it's cooooold out there today. -It's coooold out there every day. What is this, Miami Beach? Not hardly. And you know, you can expect hazardous travel later today with that, you know, that, uh, that blizzard thing. -That blizzard - thing. That ...

NCAA To Investigate Michigan, Rodriguez

Tuesday, October 27th, 2009

Though the NCAA is not saying what it has found or why it is looking at Michigan's football program, it has announced that it intends to investigate the university in an official capacity. This comes on the heels of accusations over the summer that Rodriguez extends practices too long and has people ...

Descent Into The Basketball Netherworld

Sunday, May 17th, 2009

Phillips and I spent Sunday morning watching high school basketball. Of course, calling it "basketball" is probably a stretch since we were at an AAU tournament, but there were two hoops and an orange ball, so at least it was a basketball-like substance. I recently shared my feelings on AAU ...