Hoosier Gameday Morning

1. HOOSIERS HQ
The Indiana-Kentucky rivalry runs deep, sort of, Mike writes.

Nobody knows the IU-UK rivalry better than James Blackmon Jr, who WAS a Kentucky fan and IS now a Hoosier, I wrote.

Point guards Tyler Ulis and Yogi Ferrell make for a matchup to savor, Mike writes.

Four storylines, from offense to defense to nerves, for Indiana and Kentucky, I wrote.

The IU women’s basketball team wants more than just a taste of the NCAA Tournament when it tips off tonight vs. Georgia, Jon writes.

Indiana’s Lily King broke the American record in the 100 breaststroke, twice, in winning the NCAA title, we reported.

2. IT’S INDIANA
Indiana and Kentucky will finally renew hostilities on the NCAA stage, Amelia Rayno of the Minneapolis Star Tribune writes.

Trey Schwab, a former assistant coach for Tom Crean, knows what kind of friend he has in the IU coach, Rick Bozich of WDRB.com writes.

Indiana-Kentucky is appointment TV, even if the end of the rivalry is partly Christian Watford’s fault, Bob Kravitz of WTHR.com writes.

Yogi Ferrell put on a second-half show against Chattanooga, worth reviewing in a film session, with Ryan Corazza of Inside the Hall.

It’s not Tom Crean vs. John Calipari, but Tom Crean and John Calipari in real life, Gregg Doyel of the Indianapolis Star writes.

The rebirth and postponement of a rivalry which is momentarily on again, Brody Miller of the Indiana Daily Student writes.

The IU women’s basketball team is eager to hit the court against Georgia in the program’s first NCAA appearance in 14 years, Teddy Bailey of the Indiana Daily Student writes.

3. ONE FOR THE ROAD
At least one more dance for IU men and women today, but is it “Last Dance” by Donna Summer?