1. HOOSIERS HQ
It’s time for OG Anunoby to be “da man” and rejoin the starting lineup, I wrote.
Tevin Coleman and Jason Spriggs squaring off guarantees a second straight year with a Hoosier in the Super Bowl, we reported.
2. IT’S INDIANA
Former Hoosier Eric Gordon is making a bid for his first NBA All-Star appearance with a stellar season in Houston, Scott Agness of VigilantSports.com writes.
Longtime radio announcer Don Fischer is Indiana’s voice of reason, Terry Hutchens of CNHI writes.
James Blackmon Jr., the freshmen and turnovers — committed and forced — are the positives in stock watch, by Zach Osterman of the Indianapolis Star.
News and notes from Tom Crean’s radio show, which also included Chuck Martin and James Blackmon Jr., Josh Margolis of Inside the Hall writes.
Indiana basketball has a Trumpian relationship with the media, Paul M. Banks of thesportsbank.net writes.
Ohio State has hired an offensive mastermind, but Kevin Wilson’s departure from Indiana carries a cloud, Bill Rabinowitz of the Columbus Dispatch writes.
3. ONE FOR THE ROAD
Dedicating this one to OG, “Listen To The Man” by George Ezra, with video featuring Sir Ian McKellen.