1. HOOSIERS HQ
The Indiana men’s basketball is getting more than a game in Hawaii, it’s getting a history lesson, Mike writes.
IU women’s basketball made its 2017 recruiting class official and the haul is getting noticed nationally, Jon writes.
The IU volleyball team was swept at No. 17 Michigan, we reported.
2. IT’S INDIANA
Tom Crean says he’s open to a future Indiana-Kansas series, while again not ruling out Kentucky, Zach Osterman of the Indianapolis Star writes.
Sophomore Juwan Morgan is set to deliver a wake-up call this season, Pete DiPrimio of the Fort Wayne News-Sentinel writes.
Kansas hopes sophomore Carlton Bragg can get out of his funk in time for the opener with Indiana, Sam Mellinger of the Kansas City Star writes.
One question for every Big Ten basketball team, point guard the issue for IU, Jess Settles of BTN.com writes.
Yogi Ferrell’s NBA debut on Wednesday night was one of the lone bright spots in a messy point guard situation for the Brooklyn Nets, Brian Lewis of the New York Post writes.
Kicker Griffin Oakes is battling to get back to normal, Jordan Guskey of the Indiana Daily Student writes.
The matchup to watch for Indiana and Penn State is IU linebacker Tegray Scales vs. PSU running back Saquon Barkley, Alex Compton of HoosierHuddle.com writes.
Film study of two effective but different offensive games against Maryland and Rutgers, Dan at puntjohnpunt.com writes.
3. ONE FOR THE ROAD
A song for the traveling Hoosiers (but not Mike and Chris), “Hawaiian Air” by Friendly Fires.