Hoosier Morning

1. HOOSIERS HQ
Indiana’s depth chart shows the Hoosiers have just that, depth, Mike writes.

2. IT’S INDIANA
Former Hoosier Kyle Schwarber was named the MLB.com Pipeline Prospect of the Week, as well as Florida State League player of the week, according to Cubbies Crib.

An improved defense would give Indiana a chance to surprise people, Andy Baggot of the Wisconsin State Journal writes.

Cody Zeller stands to play a bigger role for the Charlotte Hornets this season, the Associated Press reports.

Former IU coach Mike Davis has added ex-Nebraska guard Deverell Biggs, among others, to his roster at Texas Southern, continuing a pattern of taking a risk on former power conference talents, Scott Phillips of NBCsports.com writes.

3. THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY
USC cornerback Josh Shaw will likely miss the Trojans’ season opener with two sprained ankles after saving his nephew from drowning, Gary Klein of the Los Angeles Times writes.

At Temple, a pattern of abuse, neglect and mismanagement surrounded the recently resigned track and field coach, according to the Temple News.

4. ONE FOR THE ROAD
Speaking of depth, here’s Deep Purple with “Perfect Strangers.”