1. HOOSIERS HQ
Indiana’s Derek Drouin renews his high jump rivalry with Erik Kynard this weekend at the NCAA Indoor Track and Field championships, Dustin writes.
IU football coach Kevin Wilson says the Hoosiers were lucky to land wide receiver Taj Williams, Dustin wrote.
Michigan ended the IU women’s basketball season in the opening round of the Big Ten Tournament, we reported.
ICYMI, a transcript of Thursday’s IU sports chat discussing cutting down the nets, NCAA seeding and more with Dustin and I.
2. IT’S INDIANA
Trey Burke, Tom Crean and Gary Harris are the picks for the Big Ten’s top postseason honors, Seth Davis of SI.com writes.
The national player of the year is a still wide-open, four-horse race between Trey Burke, Victor Oladipo, Otto Porter and Marcus Smart, Mike DeCourcy of the Sporting News writes.
Make the player of the year race a five-man battle, including Oladipo, Dana O’Neil of ESPN.com writes.
3. BIG TEN COUNTRY
Take a peek behind the scenes of Michigan’s trip to Bloomington last month and ensuing turnaround to play rival Ohio State, thanks to ESPN.com’s Jordan Brenner.
Michigan State got the feel-good performance it needed against Wisconsin to snap a three-game losing streak and remain in the Big Ten title hunt, Graham Couch of the Lansing State Journal wrote.
A Big Ten spring football primer, from Stewart Mandel of SI.com.
4. ONE FOR THE ROAD
From one Derek to another, here’s Derek and the Dominos with “It’s Too Late” live on the Johnny Cash Show.