1. HOOSIERS HQ
Indiana basketball has a preseason No. 1 ranking for the first time in 33 years, Dustin writes.
The IU football team faces its final exam on defending the triple option Saturday against Navy, Dustin writes.
The time is now for Hoosier football to start winning games, Andy writes.
2. IT’S INDIANA
The passion of the fans and talent of the teams has all come together this year for Indiana, Kentucky and Louisville, USA Today’s Mike Lopresti writes.
3. BIG TEN COUNTRY
Penn State linebacker Michael Mauti is a curious omission from the midseason Lombardi Award list, ESPN.com’s Adam Rittenberg blogs.
4. ONE FOR THE ROAD
Indiana is tops in the polls, which means a bulls-eye on the Hoosiers’ back. So here’s “Public Enemy No. 1” by Megadeth.