Hoosier Morning for March 3

1. HOOSIERS HQ
Wrestling is a family affair for IU standout Nate Jackson, who draws inspiration from his wife and three children, Mike writes.

The IU women’s basketball team can’t take the Big Ten Tournament lightly, as the Hoosiers play Purdue with a chance to lock up an NCAA berth, Jon writes.

A look at the fouls and free throws discrepancy for IU, among other things in this weeks “Trending Now,” I wrote.

2. IT’S INDIANA
A look at how Purdue’s Dakota Mathias got going and how Tim Priller contributed for Indiana in the latest film session, by Ryan Corazza of Inside the Hall.

Tim Priller is fighting for time on an Indiana team that needs every ounce of fight it can get, Pete DiPrimio of the Fort Wayne News-Sentinel writes.

Its been another season of highlights for IU recruit Justin Smith, who earned Lake County All-Area Player of the Year honors for the second straight season, Patricia Babcock McGraw of the Chicago Daily Herald writes.

Yogi Ferrell added Western Conference Rookie of the Month honors for the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, Eddie Sefko of the Dallas Morning News reports.

IU running back Devine Redding is fighting for attention at the NFL Combine, Kyle Rowland writes for the Fort Wayne Journal Gazette.

The Cleveland Browns played card games with IU offensive lineman Dan Feeney at the NFL Combine, Bill Landis of the Cleveland Plain-Dealer writes.

Purdue is eager for a second chance at rival Indiana in the women’s Big Ten Tournament today, Mike Carmin of the Lafayette Journal & Courier writes.

3. ONE FOR THE ROAD
In honor of wrestler Nate Jackson, The Cranberries with “Ode To My Family.”