With a big game today and the last weekend of the regular season, I’ve decided to give you guys a nice, big Hoosier Brunch this morning. Enjoy your Sunday, everyone.
1. HOOSIERS HQ
I took a break from columns and got the chance to write my first feature-length story of the IU season. The Hoosiers’ five-man senior class may not be the most talented group to ever leave Bloomington, but they will leave a legacy, that’s for sure.
Verdell Jones has been one of the most polarizing figures in IU basketball history, and with his last game at Assembly Hall tonight, Dustin looks into his transformation and his path to this point.
2. INDIANA BASKETBALL
Perseverance has paid off again and again for IU and Indiana coach Tom Crean, Pete DiPrimio of the News-Sentinel writes.
IU and Purdue will battle for Big Ten Tournament seeding tonight with the fifth seed on the line, LaMond Pope of the Journal Gazette writes.
Terry Hutchens and Michael Pointer of the Indy Star look into the NCAA Tournament prospects of the Big Ten this postseason.
Verdell Jones has had a rocky career so far, but this last season has been a gratifying one, Zach Osterman of Inside Indiana writes.
3. ONE FOR THE ROAD
In honor of the seniors, here’s a play not many people will soon forget: