Hoosier Morning

1. HOOSIERS HQ
The 2013-14 IU basketball season preview section is out (in PDF form), including:
* Will Sheehey is exactly who you thought, except when he’s not, Dustin writes.
* Evan Gordon is twice a Hoosier, both native and adopted, I wrote.
* Dustin’s Blue Ribbon Interview with Tom Crean
* IU player profiles
* IU opponents capsules

Chicago State is hoping to give the Hoosiers a run for their money in tonight’s season opener, Dustin writes.

Illinois quarterback Nathan Scheelhaase has been a steadying force on a sinking ship during his career, Dustin writes.

The IU men’s soccer team closes the regular season playing for seeding at Northwestern tonight, I wrote.

2. IT’S INDIANA
In case you missed it, some thoughts on the Big Ten, in particular Tom Crean and Will Sheehey, from Grantland.com’s Mark Titus.

Jeremy Hollowell will play a catalytic role for Indiana, starting with tonight’s opener, Pete DiPrimio of the Fort Wayne News-Sentinel writes.

Tonight’s opener will pit Chicago State’s press against IU’s inexperience, Andy Proffet of the Chicago Post-Tribune writes.

Chicago State is more renowned for producing four of the founding members of Styx than much else, Sean Nash of IUSportCom reveals.

Illinois has the edge at quarterback and will win a shootout over Indiana, Matt Daniels of the Champaign News-Gazette writes.

Go behind the scenes of opening with Victor Oladipo playing against the Indiana Pacers, via YouTube and NBA.com.

Indiana is doing just fine on the recruiting trail despite some misses, Paul Biancardi of ESPN.com says.

3.ONE FOR THE ROAD
No time like the present, or the first day of college basketball season, to trot out The Rolling Stones and “Start Me Up.”

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