1. HOOSIERS HQ
Indiana is making hay at the free-throw line this season, Dustin writes.
Lindsey Vrooman’s Big Ten record in the 500 freestyle highlighted Day 2 of the Big Ten Swimming and Diving Championships for Indiana, we reported.
All-Big Ten teams, conference and national player of the year awards and coach of the year awards were among the IU sports chat topics yesterday for Dustin and I.
2. IT’S INDIANA
Can’t-miss prospect Yogi Ferrell is living up to the hype with the No. 1 Hoosiers, Zak Keefer of the Indianapolis Star writes.
It’s like 1990 all over again in Bedford with a Bailey on the court and the Stars in the semistate, Kyle Neddenriep of the Indianapolis Star writes.
After playing everybody in the Big Ten at least once, Michigan’s Trey Burke says Indiana is the best team, Mark Snyder of the Detroit Free Press writes.
A straw poll for national player of the year has Trey Burke first, Victor Oladipo second and Cody Zeller sixth, Michael Rothstein of ESPN.com blogs.
Will Sheehey is becoming college basketball’s most punchable face, but Indiana still tops the power rankings, Mark Titus of Grantland.com writes.
You’ve never heard of West Liberty coach Jim Crutchfield, but maybe you should if college basketball’s scoring decline is ever to change, Michael Weinreb of Grantland.com writes.
4. ONE FOR THE ROAD
In case you haven’t seen this, a promo video by American Family Insurance featuring IU recruit Stanford Robinson.