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Kel’el Ware going through offseason work, has high hopes for IU

New Indiana center Kel'el Ware has already started his offseason work to improve heading into next basketball season. Ware told ...
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Watch: Mike Woodson and Tom Allen address crowd at Huber’s Winery event

Watch as IU basketball coach Mike Woodson, and football coach Tom Allen addressed the gathered crowd at an alumni event ...
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Several decisions to exit NBA Draft will heavily influence 2023 Big Ten race

The Big Ten appears to be stacked after a wave of players exited the 2023 NBA Draft on Wednesday and ...
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Watch: Xavier Johnson talks return to IU basketball

Watch as IU basketball point guard Xavier Johnson met with the media on Wednesday evening at Huber's Winery in Borden, ...
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IU’s Kel’el Ware to attend Team USA U19 training camp along with several recruiting targets

USA Basketball today announced the 35 athletes expected to participate in the 2023 USA U19 Men’s National Team Training Camp ...
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A look at Hood-Schifino and Jackson-Davis in mock drafts after pro days and combine

In just over three weeks Jalen Hood-Schifino and Trayce Jackson-Davis will nervously await a phone call during the 2023 NBA ...
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Three former IU basketball players with teams in the 2023 NBA Finals

Seven former IU basketball players saw minutes in the NBA this season. Three of them are with teams in the ...
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Look: IU basketball transfer Kel’el Ware on Draft Express

Watch as IU basketball transfer center Kel'el Ware sat down with ESPN's Jonathan Givony to discuss his spring workouts and ...
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Video: Jalen Hood-Schifino Draft Express Q&A, C.J. Gunn spring workout

Watch below as ESPN NBA Draft analyst Jonathan Givony posted an interview with former Indiana guard Jalen Hood-Schifino. The pair ...
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Former IU basketball players caution about risks of adding wrong person from portal

As long as Indiana has an open scholarship and a perceived need for additional shot-makers, potential targets in the transfer ...
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Look: A pair of Big Ten coaches reveal their scouting reports on Jalen Hood-Schifino

What did a Big Ten scouting report look like for IU freshman point guard Jalen Hood-Schifino? On3's Jamie Shaw reached ...
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IU assistant describes unique way Mackenzie Mgbako’s recruitment by Indiana started

Most recruiting stories today have a transactional feel. How much playing time and how much NIL? When Mackenzie Mgbako decommitted ...
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Woodson, Wittman, Hulls and Cheaney are all back with IU basketball, with something else in common

Fans will enjoy watching the guys in suits come out of the tunnel in November almost as much as the ...
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Calbert Cheaney back with IU basketball as Director of Player Development

BREAKING:  Indiana has announced all-time leading scorer Calbert Cheaney is back with the program as the Director of Player Development ...
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IU basketball led the Big Ten in attendance in 2022-23

For the first time since 2013-14, the Indiana men’s basketball program has led the Big Ten Conference in attendance. The ...
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As it stands: IU basketball’s 2023-24 frontcourt has a chance to be dominant

While IU continues to evaluate the landscape for a potential late backcourt addition, things appear to be settled on the ...
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Look: Trayce Jackson-Davis highlights at Excel Sports Pro Day

Watch below highlights of former IU basketball star Trayce Jackson-Davis working out at the Excel Sports Pro Day in Chicago ...
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Trayce Jackson-Davis and Matt Painter agree on what’s wrong with the current NIL model

IU and Purdue agree on something! Seemingly since the inception of sports, professional athletes have been able to monetize their ...
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As it stands: A look at the 2023-24 IU basketball backcourt based on the current roster

The potential prospects to fill Indiana's final roster opening are dwindling by the day. There's little doubt what the priority ...
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Watch: Jackson-Davis and Hood-Schifino Combine interviews, Reneau TV interview

Watch below as former IU stars Trayce Jackson-Davis and Jalen Hood-Schifino gave interviews with Andy Katz of the Big Ten ...
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Report: Trayce Jackson-Davis has a slew of NBA team workouts after Combine

Half of the NBA will get a look at former IU star Trayce Jackson-Davis via team workouts in the coming ...
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IU basketball: Tickets for the Empire Classic in November have gone on sale

As we've previously reported, Indiana basketball is playing in the Empire Classic in New York City as part of its ...
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What ESPN national recruiting director Paul Biancardi says will give IU a boost on the trail

Schools like Duke, Kentucky, and others have proven one thing in the one-and-done era -- if you bring in NBA ...
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Listen: Jalen Hood-Schifino gives ringing endorsement of IU basketball staff

By all accounts, Jalen Hood-Schifino had a good year at Indiana. After earning Big Ten Freshman of the Year honors, ...
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IU basketball announces Mackenzie Mgbako: “He has the chance to have an immediate impact”

Indiana formally announced the addition of Mackenzie Mgbako to their roster on Tuesday, meaning he has signed with the program ...
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Look: Jackson-Davis and Hood-Schifino’s NBA Draft Combine measurements

Former IU stars Trayce Jackson-Davis and Jalen Hood-Schifino are at the NBA Draft combine in Chicago this week. Both players ...
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Mackenzie Mgbako is IU basketball’s 32nd McDonald’s All-American — see the list

When he announced his commitment to Indiana on Friday, Mackenzie Mgbako became the 32nd IU player who took part in ...
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Mackenzie Mgbako commitment adds to Mike Woodson’s success in faster-paced recruiting

When Mike Woodson took over as head coach of Indiana men's basketball in 2021, one of the biggest questions around ...
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Report indicates Carmelo Anthony helped lead Mackenzie Mgbako to IU basketball

Carmelo Anthony continues to deliver for Mike Woodson. And although he attended Syracuse, Anthony will quickly become a fan favorite ...
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IU basketball will open the 2023-24 season against Florida Gulf Coast

Indiana's season opening opponent for the 2023-24 season was revealed on Thursday morning. The Hoosiers will host Florida Gulf Coast ...
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Jackson-Davis and Hood-Schifino earn NBA Draft Combine invites

The NBA has announced 78 players who are expected to attend the NBA Draft Combine, scheduled for May 15-21 in ...
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IU basketball makes addition of Anthony Walker official: “We love his competitiveness”

Indiana formally announced the addition of Miami (Fla.) transfer forward Anthony Walker on Tuesday morning, including comments by head coach ...
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2023-24 IU basketball schedule notes: Hoosiers to host Wright State, Harvard game in Indianapolis

A couple more tidbits pertaining to the 2023-24 IU basketball schedule were revealed on Monday afternoon via reports. College basketball ...
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IU basketball: Several NBA Draft stay-or-go decisions will shape 2023-24 Big Ten race

In recent years IU fans had to sweat it out when it came to NBA Draft stay-or-go decisions by team ...
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Checking in on the IU basketball roster and remaining options after the Mgbako visit

It's hard to believe we are still knee deep in roster construction scenarios here in the second week of May.  ...
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Jordan Geronimo says it will be exciting to play against IU at Assembly Hall next year

Jordan Geronimo left Indiana after three seasons and two head coaches, but it won't be long before he makes a ...
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IU men’s basketball posts another perfect APR score

IU men's basketball has had its academic house in order lately. After tiptoeing the line of postseason ineligibility during the ...
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IU basketball adding New Palestine’s Ian Stephens as a walk-on

Indiana has added in-state forward Ian Stephens as a walk-on in the program. The 6-foot-6 Stephens averaged 15.2 points, and ...
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Report: IU basketball to play Auburn as part of 2023-24 non-conference schedule

A fourth non-conference high major opponent for Indiana's 2023-24 schedule has surfaced. According to a report by Jon Rothstein, IU ...
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Jordan Geronimo transfers to Maryland

Former IU men's basketball forward Jordan Geronimo is staying in the Big Ten. The Newark, N.J. native announced on Twitter ...
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2023-24 schedule update: IU basketball to host Harvard next season

The first of what will be several mid-major opponents IU basketball will face next season was announced on Friday. According ...
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IU basketball/Big Ten roster tracker: departures, additions and prospects (updated 6/1)

Another hectic offseason of roster activity is well underway for IU basketball. Below is a summary of transfer portal departures, ...
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Former IU basketball star A.J. Moye announced as assistant coach at Valpo

A.J. Moye is headed back to the state of Indiana. Valparaiso University announced on Wednesday afternoon Moye has been named ...
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IU basketball: Point guard Xavier Johnson’s medical hardship waiver was approved

IU point guard Xavier Johnson can play a sixth season of college basketball. Johnson announced a couple months ago he ...
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Analysis: Indiana’s 2023-24 Big Ten slate appears more balanced

The Big Ten announced 2023-24 men's basketball home and away opponents for conference games on Tuesday morning, and Indiana's slate ...
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Look: The Big Ten announces 2023-24 men’s basketball conference opponents

The Big Ten conference announced on Tuesday morning the men's basketball conference opponents for next season. Indiana will face Iowa, ...
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Report: Former IU basketball star Victor Oladipo suffers another major knee injury

Most Indiana fans have probably seen the video by now of former IU star Victor Oladipo's left knee giving out ...
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Watch: Outside the locker room with Collin Hartman and Miller Kopp

Watch as former IU basketball players Collin Hartman and Miller Kopp hosted "Outside the locker room" on Friday. Hartman is ...
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IU basketball: Will Mike Woodson be back to playing through big men next season?

When he took the job two years ago, it didn't take Mike Woodson long to figure out his most dynamic ...
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What’s next for IU basketball to fill their remaining 2023-24 roster openings?

Things are going well so far for Indiana when it comes to securing talent via the transfer portal. The Hoosiers ...
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Former IU guard Tamar Bates headed to Missouri

A move closer to home made a lot of sense for Tamar Bates -- and that's where he's headed. After ...
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Ware has signed with IU basketball: “Kel’el is an extremely gifted player”

The addition of Oregon transfer big man Kel'el Ware is official, the IU basketball program announced on Friday morning. In ...
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Former IU forward Race Thompson playing in Portsmouth Invitational

Former IU forward Race Thompson is one of 64 college basketball seniors invited to the Portsmouth (Va.) Invitational Tournament, an ...
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A look at the latest NBA Draft projections for Hood-Schifino and Jackson-Davis

Indiana hasn't had any players selected in the NBA Draft since Romeo Langford in 2019, but that will almost certainly ...
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Pro Hoosiers: How former IU basketball players performed in the NBA in 2022-23

Seven former IU basketball stars played the game at the highest level during the 2022-23 NBA season. Below we summarize ...
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“I had the same dream” — Michael Lewis encouraged Payton Sparks to come to IU

Michael Lewis knew where Payton Sparks' heart was this time. Growing up in Jasper, Ind., Lewis dreamed of playing high ...
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Hoosier Sounds: Former IU basketball player Derek Elston on Beyond Btown podcast

Listen as former IU basketball player Derek Elston joined D.J. Unique on the Beyond BTown podcast. Elston revisits his upbringing ...
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Hoosier Sounds: Trayce Jackson-Davis discusses his IU career, NBA Draft

Former Indiana forward Trayce Jackson-Davis joined the The Fan Midday Show on Tuesday with former IU player and coach Dane ...
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Logan Duncomb lands at Xavier, TJD makes NBA decision official

Trayce Jackson-Davis has said on repeat for the last six weeks -- he is forgoing his final year of eligibility ...
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IU releases more details on November Empire Classic at MSG

The IU basketball program released more information Tuesday regarding its participation in the November Empire Classic in New York City ...
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Pat Knight issues statement on Bob Knight after news of hospitalization

As we shared earlier today, Bob Knight was hospitalized over the weekend. Pat Knight, former IU player and son of ...
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Report: Former IU basketball coach Bob Knight hospitalized with illness

According to multiple reports, legendary former IU basketball coach Bob Knight has been hospitalized in Bloomington with an acute illness ...
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The IU basketball players got an extra boost of energy having Bob Knight around this year

Jordan Geronimo came to Indiana from the East Coast, so when he arrived in Bloomington in 2020, he had no ...
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Trayce Jackson-Davis wins Karl Malone Award as nation’s best power forward

The Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame announced on Saturday Trayce Jackson-Davis is the winner of the 2023 Karl Malone Award ...
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Dane Fife has no doubt that Dusty May will be ready for his One Shining Moment

Dane Fife remembers the countless nights spent with Dusty May in the basement of Assembly Hall. May served as a ...
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IU basketball: Jalen Hood-Schifino entering NBA Draft

IU basketball freshman guard Jalen Hood-Schifino will forgo his remaining college eligibility and enter the 2023 NBA draft, he told ...
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IU formally announces the addition of Payton Sparks, Woodson comments

Ball State transfer forward Payton Sparks has signed with Indiana. IU formally announced his addition to the basketball program on ...
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Trayce Jackson-Davis, Mackenzie Holmes both one of five finalists for Wooden Award

IU men's basketball senior forward Trayce Jackson-Davis was one of 10 players named to the John R. Wooden Award All-America ...
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Watch: Miller Kopp recaps IU career with Christian Watford and Derek Elston

Watch as Miller Kopp joined former IU players Christian Watford and Derek Elston on the Ball from Assembly Hall podcast ...
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Forward Jordan Geronimo in the transfer portal after three seasons at IU

Forward Jordan Geronimo became the third IU basketball player to announce he's in the transfer portal. Geronimo played in 82 ...
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IU basketball assistant believes quick exit by Jalen Hood-Schifino can help in long run

IU basketball assistant coach Kenya Hunter didn't come out and say point guard Jalen Hood-Schifino is leaving for the NBA ...
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Former IU basketball manager Dusty May leads Florida Atlantic to Final Four

Dusty May has parlayed teenage yard work into the Final Four. The former IU basketball student manager turned Division I ...
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Former IU basketball player Matt Roth wins state title as head coach

When he had it rolling, Matt Roth couldn't miss from three-point range for Indiana. After one season at Fort Wayne ...
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This Date in Hoosier History: Indiana Tougher Than Louisville in 1993 Sweet 16 Win

March 25, 1993 -- St. Louis, Missouri Nothing was going to get in senior forward Calbert Cheaney's way in a ...
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Look: Miller Kopp names 100 things he learned during his five year college career

Indiana forward Miller Kopp became the all-time leader in Big Ten games played during the 2022-23 season. And with all ...
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IU basketball scholarship chart – updated after Mgbako commitment

Below is the latest IU basketball scholarship chart, rolled forward to the 2023-24 season. Most recent updates:  Mackenzie Mgbako commits to ...
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This Date in Hoosier History: Indiana Defeats Temple to Reach 2013 Sweet 16

For most of the game, the No. 1 seeded Indiana Hoosiers had no answers on defense when it came to ...
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IU basketball: Center Logan Duncomb is in the transfer portal

Indiana's first departure via the transfer portal came on Thursday afternoon. Center Logan Duncomb will look to play elsewhere after ...
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Thoughts on all 13 IU basketball scholarship players as we enter the offseason

The next month might be the most important of the Mike Woodson era. On Monday we wrote the 2022-23 season ...
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This Date in Hoosier History: Indiana Slays Shaq and LSU in Round of 32

March 21, 1992 -- Boise, Idaho The last time Indiana and LSU met, it was the 1987 NCAA Tournament, with ...
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It’s fair to call this IU basketball season a success, and the future uncertain

No, Indiana didn't win a national title in 2023. And if that's your only way to measure success for IU ...
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As Trayce Jackson-Davis’ record-setting Indiana career ended, his legacy took its place

The final game for Trayce Jackson-Davis in an Indiana Hoosiers uniform embodied what defined IU teams throughout his career. Jackson-Davis ...
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Watch: Woodson, Jackson-Davis, Kopp and Thompson discuss loss to Miami

Watch as Indiana coach Mike Woodson took questions from the media following an 85-69 loss to Miami in the round ...
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Watch: Trey Galloway and Trayce Jackson-Davis in the locker room after Miami loss

Watch as Indiana's Trey Galloway and Trayce Jackson-Davis took questions following a loss to Miami in the NCAA Tournament. See ...
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IU basketball: Miami 85 Indiana 69 — Three keys | Highlights | Final stats

ALBANY, N.Y. -- Indiana lost to Miami by a final score of 85-69 in a Sunday evening round of 32 ...
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Watch: Indiana basketball March Madness Confidential videos

As we previously shared, production crews are embedded with the IU basketball team as part of NCAA March Madness Confidential ...
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‘I bet you won’t do it’ — Trayce Jackson-Davis took the dare to dribble, and gave IU’s offense a boost

ALBANY, N.Y. -- What's up with those crossover and between the legs moves you've seen from Trayce Jackson-Davis lately?  And ...
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IU basketball: Indiana vs. Miami NCAA Tournament game day essentials

Game Day Essentials:  No. 4 Indiana (23-11) vs. No. 5 Miami (26-7) Tip Time: Approximately 8:40 p.m. Eastern Location: MVP Arena ...
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“Old school” flip phone Mike Woodson doesn’t care about headbands or anything else but IU basketball

ALBANY, N.Y. -- Trey Galloway is toying with the idea of becoming the third Indiana starter to wear a headband ...
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Watch: Woodson and IU players preview round of 32 matchup with Miami

Watch as IU coach Mike Woodson met with the media on Saturday in Albany, N.Y. to preview a round of ...
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Locker room video: IU basketball players discuss the win over Kent State

Watch below as IU players Miller Kopp, Trey Galloway, Malik Reneau, Tamar Bates, Race Thompson and Jalen Hood-Schifino discuss a ...
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‘We needed all of it’: Race Thompson turns in huge night for IU men’s basketball in the NCAA Tournament

From the beginning of Indiana's game against Kent State, it was clear what the moment meant to Race Thompson. While ...
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Up next for IU basketball: The Miami Hurricanes

Indiana advanced to its first round of 32 since 2016 early Saturday morning in Albany. Awaiting the Hoosiers will be ...
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Watch: Woodson, Kopp, Jackson-Davis and Thompson discuss win over Kent State

ALBANY, N.Y. -- Watch as Indiana head coach Mike Woodson discussed a 71-60 win over Kent State in a round ...
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IU basketball: Indiana 71 Kent State 60 — Three keys | Highlights | Final stats

ALBANY, N.Y. -- Indiana defeated Kent State on Friday evening by a final score of 71-60 in a NCAA Tournament ...
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IU basketball: Indiana vs. Kent State game day essentials

Game Day Essentials:  No. 4 Indiana (22-11) vs. No. 13 Kent State (28-6) Tip Time: Around 9:55 p.m. Eastern Location: MVP ...
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High hopes for IU basketball in March: It just feels right

As a young boy growing up in Bloomington, IU guard Anthony Leal remembers days like today vividly. When IU basketball ...
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Watch: Locker room Q&A with IU basketball guard Jalen Hood-Schifino from Albany

ALBANY, N.Y. -- Watch below as Indiana freshman point guard Jalen Hood-Schifino took questions in the Indiana locker room on ...
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Kent State coach Rob Senderoff declines to discuss his time at Indiana

Rob Senderoff was asked publicly on Thursday about his time at Indiana that ended with his resignation related to NCAA ...
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Watch: Woodson, Jackson-Davis, Kopp, and Thompson media Q&A from Albany

ALBANY, N.Y. -- Watch as Indiana's Mike Woodson took questions from the media in Albany, N.Y. on Thursday afternoon in ...
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