Hoosier Morning

1. HOOSIERS HQ
Indiana linebacker calls himself the best barber in Bloomington, and he says the secret is all in the wrists, Mike writes.

The IU basketball team will be closer to full strength for tonight’s test with No. 22 SMU, Mike writes.

Devin Davis was released from the hospital on Wednesday in the latest step forward in his recovery, Mike writes.

2. IT’S INDIANA
ICYMI, Troy Williams and Stan Robinson were apologetic, while Emmitt Holt had a life-changing experience, Dana O’Neil of ESPN.com writes.

It’s rare for SMU coach Larry Brown to experience a first after such a lengthy career, but he will coach at Assembly Hall for the first time tonight against IU, Zach Osterman of the Indianapolis Star writes.

SMU is reeling after the loss to Gonzaga and heads to IU not having won a road game against a power-five conference foe since beating Purdue in 2002-03, Bill Nichols of the Dallas Morning News writes.

The return of Stan Robinson presents a conundrum for playing time with IU’s guards, Evan Hoopfer of the Indiana Daily Student writes.

Warsaw native and Illinois State transfer Nic Moore is the engine that makes SMU go, Pete DiPrimio of the Fort Wayne News-Sentinel writes.

IU football coach Kevin Wilson is trying to keep Tevin Coleman and a strong recruiting class in Bloomington, David Woods of the Indianapolis Star writes.

Louisiana native Michael Hunter has found a second home at Indiana, Grace Palmieri of the Indiana Daily Student writes.

One good half, one bad half and one play IU just couldn’t stop in the defense film study from Rutgers, by Dan at puntjohnpunt.com.

3. ONE FOR THE ROAD
Three of Indiana’s boys are back tonight, so we’ll honor that with the boys of Take That and “Back For Good.”