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 ...

Are You Strong Enough To Be An Indiana Football Fan?

Monday, January 6th, 2014

A couple days ago a blog entry entitled "Are You Strong Enough to Be Our Fan?" made its way around the internet. The premise is that it takes a great deal of intestinal fortitude to be a fan of the most successful program in college football (Alabama), because with that ...

Gunner Kiel is transferring from Notre Dame, no one is surprised

Friday, March 8th, 2013

Quarterback Gunner Kiel has decided to transfer away from Notre Dame after just one year on campus. The freshman redshirted during the 2012 season after enrolling early from high school last year. Kiel gained notoriety during his recruitment by committing and de-committing to both Indiana and LSU before finally landing in ...

Tom Izzo questions Michigan State team’s toughness after loss

Monday, February 25th, 2013

After a 68-60 loss to No. 18 Ohio State on Sunday, Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo apparently has had enough of his team's recent lapses. The veteran coach questioned the Spartans' toughness following Sunday's loss. Just a week ago the Michigan State was the No. 4 team in college basketball, and was ...

College basketball: Who will be the last unbeaten standing?

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

I wasn't even a twinkle in my father's eye in 1976. But the year is one of my favorites. And it's not because it's the year which produced three of my all-time favorite movies ("Rocky," "All The President's Men" and "Midway"). The year 1976 is known for one thing - at ...

Iowa Hawkeyes: Kirk Ferentz’s seat is rapidly warming

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

It turns out the Indiana-Iowa clash this Saturday might actually be a meaningful football game in several ways. Kirk Ferentz's Hawkeyes are a very mediocre 4-4 on the season, and a loss to Indiana would all but end Iowa's shot at bowl eligibility. The Hawkeyes would need to win two ...

Indiana Hoosiers: Kevin Wilson receives vote of confidence, will probably be fired

Friday, October 5th, 2012

The Indiana Hoosiers are 2-2 heading into Saturday's showdown with Michigan State. Ha, showdown. More like complete destruction by a usually punchless Spartan offense. Expect running back Le'Veon Bell to have a nice day Saturday. However, if quarterback Tre Roberson hadn't broken his leg/ankle/lower body against UMass in week two, there ...

Indiana and Purdue Brawl During Big Ten Baseball Title Game

Saturday, May 26th, 2012

Purdue won its first Big Ten baseball title since 1909 this season, but not before things got very ugly on the diamond in the Big Ten championship game. Boilermakers head coach Doug Schreiber joined former Ohio State coach Woody Hayes on the short list of douchebags who have punched opposing players ...