Hoosier Morning

1. HOOSIERS HQ
Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo is looking to diversify the Midshipmen’s option offense this season, Dustin writes.

UAB soccer coach Mike Getman, a Bloomington native, is both a Blazer and a Hoosier, I wrote.

Todd Yeagley and Brian Maisonneuve headline the 2013 IU Athletics Hall of Fame class, we reported.

2. IT’S INDIANA
Indiana must defend the triple option, an offense that has stood the test of time, Sean Morrison of the Fort Wayne Journal Gazette writes.

Navy quarterback Keenan Reynolds is expected to start against IU despite an undisclosed injury that has kept him out of practice, Bill Wagner of the Capital Gazette wrote.

An unknown group of slotbacks hope to make a name for themselves and the Midshipmen, Wagner also wrote.

Portland Trail Blazers draftee C.J. McCollum wrote about the Rookie Transition Program, including quotes from Victor Oladipo and Cody Zeller, for Maxim.com.

3. BIG TEN COUNTRY
In case you missed it, LeBron James has a locker in the new Michael Redd Locker Room at Ohio State, Doug Lesmerises of Cleveland.com reported.

Notre Dame and Michigan look to recreate the magic of the 2011 night game at Michigan Stadium when they meet against at 8 Saturday night, Nick Baumgardner of MLive.com writes.

4. ONE FOR THE ROAD
With Navy on tap this weekend, you can’t go wrong with a Top Gun combo from the master of the 80s movie soundtrack — Kenny Loggins with “Highway To The Danger Zone/Playing With The Boys.”