Hoosier Brunch

1. HOOSIERS HQ

It’s no easy task to prepare for the Princeton offense of Northwestern, but lucky for IU, the Hoosiers had a while to prepare, Dustin wrote.

If you haven’t already read them, my Big Ten Power Rankings.

2. INDIANA BASKETBALL

Is Cody Zeller a lock for freshman of the year? 247Sports.com’s Steve Helwagen wonders in his Big Ten Point Guard column.

Avi Zaleon of the IDS scouts Northwestern in his column.

Christian Watford already has a legacy at IU with his Kentucky shot, but he’s trying to show in his junior year that he’s even more than that, Terry Hutchens of the IndyStar writes.

Pete DiPrimio of the News-Sentinel questions should Victor Oladipo start in a healthy Verdell Jones’ spot?

LaMond Pope of the Journal Gazette writes that the Hoosiers are looking for their 20th win of the season. Who would’ve thought we’d say that?

3. SCOUTING THE OTHER TEAM

JerShon Cobb hasn’t had the season he imagined, but he should be healthy for the team’s matchup with Indiana, Tina Akouris of the Sun-Times writes.

Former walk-on Reggie Hearn making huge strides this season for Northwestern, Teddy Greenstein of the Chicago Tribune writes.

Northwestern could have trouble trying to contain Cody Zeller and Indiana’s post game, Josh Walfish of the Daily Northwestern writes.