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Kaleb Banks chose Indiana because it’s ‘the right place to be in my heart’

Kaleb Banks had planned to use the month of July to increase his recruiting options but not to make any ...
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Watch: IU basketball top-50 dunks and 2-pointers from 2020-21 season

The Big Ten Network released a video of 50 of Indiana's top dunks and 2-pointers from the 2020-21 season. Trayce ...
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Watch: Former IU basketball coach Bob Knight addresses players at reunion

Legendary IU basketball coach Bob Knight made an appearance at a reunion for former players on Sunday night in West ...
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IU grad Chris Reynolds named chair of Division I men’s basketball committee for 2022-23

Former Indiana guard and administrator Chris Reynolds, now the vice president of intercollegiate athletics at Bradley, will chair the NCAA ...
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Report: IU basketball to host UNC Asheville on Dec. 29

Indiana spent a week in Asheville in 2020.  This year, a piece of the North Carolina city will make a ...
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Report: Miller Kopp has withdrawn name from NBA Draft

In a widely expected move, Northwestern transfer forward Miller Kopp has withdrawn his name from the NBA Draft process.  Jeff ...
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Hoosier Sounds: IU basketball assistant Dane Fife joins The Dan Dakich Show for a summer update

Former IU player and new assistant coach Dane Fife joined fellow former No. 11 Dan Dakich on The Dan Dakich ...
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Watch: IU basketball coach Mike Woodson gives one-on-one from the golf course

Indiana head coach Mike Woodson gave a one-on-one interview from the golf course with Olivia Ray of WISH-TV. Just over ...
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Texas’ Chris Beard says his preconceived notion of Bob Knight was all wrong

Texas head coach Chris Beard refers to his being hired by Bob Knight at Texas Tech in 2001 as the ...
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Indiana basketball’s Parker Stewart named IU Male Scholar Athlete of the Month for July

Indiana University men’s basketball player Parker Stewart has been named the University’s Male Scholar Athlete of the Month for July.  ...
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Indiana commit C.J. Gunn preparing for leadership role at Lawrence North

CARMEL — C.J. Gunn won't get matched up against guys like Jalen Washington all that often at the next level, ...
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Report: Indiana to play at Syracuse in ACC/Big Ten Challenge

Indiana will play at Syracuse in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge according to a Twitter report from Jon Rothstein of CBS ...
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Prominent Louisville high school coach “blown away” by IU basketball coaching staff

Mike Woodson and his staff haven't won a game yet on the basketball court. But off it, the feedback has ...
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Hoosier Sounds: IU legend Keith Smart goes in depth on the 1 Star Recruits podcast

IU basketball legend Keith Smart joined our friends at the 1 Star Recruits podcast earlier this week. Smart started 52 ...
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IU basketball to host St. John’s in connection with 2021 Gavitt Games

Indiana will host St. John's in connection with the 2021 Gavitt Games.  The news was first reported by Jon Rothstein ...
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Indiana to play Marshall in non-conference contest

Indiana's non-conference opponents for 2021-22 are slowly trickling out. A fifth was revealed last week in a column by Chuck ...
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Former IU basketball assistant Mike Roberts: “Let’s call it what it was — disappointing”

Mike Roberts grew up in Terre Haute, Ind. before moving out to Oregon for high school when his father took ...
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Report: IU basketball to face Louisiana Lafayette as part of 2021-22 schedule

Another piece of Indiana's 2021-22 nonconference schedule emerged on Thursday evening. According to a report by Jon Rothstein on Twitter, ...
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Report: IU basketball to host Northern Kentucky on Dec. 22

The details of Indiana's 2021-22 non-conference schedule continue to trickle out. According to public records obtained by D1 Docket, Indiana ...
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IU basketball: Thirteen thoughts on Indiana’s 13 scholarship players

Mike Woodson's first Indiana basketball team has arrived on campus. Obvious caveats are required here. There are still five months ...
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Indiana names Armond Hill director of basketball administration

Indiana named long-time NBA assistant coach and former Columbia coach Armond Hill as its director of basketball administration Wednesday. Hill ...
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Watch: New IU point guard Xavier Johnson goes in depth — “I want to win the Big Ten”

New Indiana point guard Xavier Johnson went in depth on his basketball career and his expectations for his time at ...
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IU confirms international trip: “I am extremely excited to bring the Indiana Hoosiers to the Bahamas this summer”

As previously reported on Friday, the Indiana basketball program is planning a trip to the Bahamas in August to play ...
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For IU basketball, a busy summer of recruiting and workouts starts now

Mike Woodson's lack of college coaching experience was the second thing he was asked about at his introductory press conference ...
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Indiana basketball freshmen Bates and Duncomb arrive on campus

The IU basketball class of 2021 has arrived in Bloomington. The program released a video of the arrival of freshmen ...
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Hoosier Sounds: Listen to IU basketball fan favorite AJ Moye on the 19Nine podcast

Former IU basketball player AJ Moye joined the 19Nine podcast recently. A fan favorite at IU, Moye scored 791 points ...
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Indiana planning international trip to Bahamas in August

Indiana basketball is planning an international trip to the Bahamas for a series of exhibitions beginning around August 10. It ...
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Hoosier Sounds: IU basketball freshman Tamar Bates with AJ Guyton on the House of Hoosier podcast

Watch below as incoming IU freshman Tamar Bates joined AJ Guyton on the House of Hoosier podcast. A 5-star recruit ...
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Miller Kopp on 2021 NBA Draft early entry candidate list, widely expected to play at IU

May 30 was the last day to declare for the NBA Draft, and one Indiana player is on the final ...
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Chester Frazier’s chest bump of Eric Gordon still getting mileage in Illinois

He came storming out of the Illinois huddle like an Indy 500 driver who just saw the green flag. And ...
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Watch: Mike Woodson gives one-on-one television interviews

New Indiana head coach Mike Woodson's media rounds included a couple one-on-one television spots this month. Below you can watch ...
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New IU basketball center Michael Durr can be more efficient than his numbers suggest, and highly valuable

For a 7-foot, 250 pound center, Michael Durr's 2020-21 offensive efficiency numbers are a bit concerning, at least upon a ...
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Woodson’s off-court focus turning to scheduling, recruiting 2022 and 2023 classes

Mike Woodson's mind is most focused on basketball and when he'll actually get a chance to coach it. The first-year ...
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‘What is that?’: Mike Woodson not sure what a pack-line defense is, wants his D to be ‘hard-ass’

Mike Woodson's question for a reporter seemed to be an honest one, not a veiled insult directed at his predecessor ...
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Video: IU basketball coach Mike Woodson gives a late spring update

Watch as IU basketball head coach Mike Woodson met with the media on Wednesday morning and gave an update on ...
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Woodson calls Jerome Hunter’s transfer mutual parting, addresses team’s 3-point shooting prospects

Mike Woodson said he likes to keep the details of transfer decisions in house, but on a Zoom call with ...
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How the remaining NBA draft decisions could shape the Big Ten in 2021-22

In a normal year, college basketball teams would be getting their final answers as to which of their players would ...
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Promising sign: Maryland Athletics to return to full capacity for sporting events for 2021-22 season

Indiana baseball coach Jeff Mercer couldn't hide his frustration after learning that IU wasn't going to allow fans for a ...
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Dan Dakich tells website he’s doing Door Dash deliveries to make up for gambling losses

Former Indiana basketball player and coach, and current basketball analyst and Indianapolis sports radio host Dan Dakich told the website ...
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Jerome Hunter transfers to Xavier

Indiana transfer forward Jerome Hunter announced on his Instagram page Sunday that he will be going to Xavier after three ...
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IU basketball 2021 signee Tamar Bates named a Jordan Brand All-American

Indiana class of 2021 signee Tamar Bates was named to the Jordan Brand Classic roster that was released on Saturday ...
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Did you know: Indiana’s iconic candy stripes didn’t originate in the basketball program

Candy stripes are ubiquitous among Indiana's 24 athletic teams. They subtly adorn the football and many of the school's other ...
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Watch: New IU forward Miller Kopp joined AJ Guyton on the House of Hoosier podcast

New IU forward Miller Kopp joined AJ Guyton this week on the House of Hoosier podcast.  The pair talked about ...
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Hoosier Sounds: Head coach Mike Woodson on the New York, New York podcast

Indiana head coach Mike Woodson joined the New York, New York podcast with John Jastremski on the Ringer Network this ...
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IU basketball officially announces transfer Michael Durr, Woodson comments

Indiana made the addition of South Florida transfer Michael Durr official on Friday morning with a release by the program ...
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Watch: Freshman Tamar Bates on why he chose IU basketball and what he hopes to accomplish

Indiana class of 2021 newcomer Tamar Bates gave an interview this week with Aaron Torres. The pair discussed Bates' high ...
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Report: Indiana basketball will host Merrimack as part of its 2021-22 nonconference schedule

The first new nonconference game of the Mike Woodson era has emerged. CBS Sports' Jon Rothstein reported on Twitter that ...
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Kyle Thomas remembers his father’s lessons but is a much different player

MT. VERNON — Daryl Thomas didn't want his son Kyle to play basketball out of a sense of obligation or ...
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IU basketball scholarship chart update: Post Michael Durr addition

It has become a near weekly, and in this case more often than weekly exercise to keep track of Indiana's ...
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How former IU basketball players are performing in the NBA — end of regular season edition

Nine former IU basketball players saw regular season action during the 2020-21 NBA season that ended on Sunday. Below is ...
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Michael Durr picked Indiana for tradition, chance to ‘take my game to the next level’

In Year 3 at South Florida, Michael Durr found his game coming together in just about every way. The 7-foot, ...
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7-foot center Michael Durr is transferring to Indiana

(See also:  Michael Durr picked Indiana for tradition, chance to ‘take my game to the next level’) Indiana quickly filled ...
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Four year IU basketball manager and roommate of Michael Lewis needs support while battling ALS

A member of the IU basketball family is struggling with a devastating disease. Four year men's basketball manager Andy Murphy ...
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With Jerome Hunter’s transfer, the demise of Indiana’s 2018 class is nearly complete

If you were to have designed in a laboratory a foundational five-man class for a new Indiana basketball coach in ...
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Michigan, Michigan State, Illinois among one-offs on Indiana 2021-22 schedule

The Big Ten released the conference opponent matchups for the 2021-22 basketball season Thursday, and Indiana learned it will be ...
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Updated IU basketball scholarship chart after Jerome Hunter’s exit

Updating the scholarship has become a full-time job in recent weeks. Here is the latest look at Indiana's projected rosters ...
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IU basketball: Jerome Hunter not returning for the 2021-22 season

Indiana University men’s basketball coach Mike Woodson has announced that redshirt sophomore wing Jerome Hunter will not return next season ...
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Watch: Bob Knight enshrined into basketball Hall of Fame thirty years ago today

Watch below as IU basketball legend Bob Knight is inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame on May 13, ...
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IU basketball legend Keith Smart hired as an assistant coach at Arkansas

An IU basketball legend is returning to the college game for the first time since he delivered a national championship ...
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IU basketball: Mike Woodson believes Khristian Lander has solid foundation to build from

In many ways Khristian Lander has gone from a prized 5-star recruit to the forgotten man at Indiana. Or young ...
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Mike Woodson saw the many sides of Bob Knight during his playing days at IU

As he ran up and down the steep stairs of Assembly Hall as a freshman, Mike Woodson likely could not ...
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It is Mike Woodson’s turn to get asked about reviving the Kentucky series

It started, or ended if your prefer, with a shot that signaled the revival of a program, immediately followed by ...
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Hoosier Sounds: Listen to Mike Woodson with A.J. Guyton on the House of Hoosier podcast

New Indiana head coach Mike Woodson joined former IU All-American AJ Guyton on the House of Hoosier podcast. The pair ...
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IU basketball’s Mike Woodson has a history of recognizing those who helped forge his path

"So Karen (Knight), Coach (Bob Knight), I love you guys and for me this is a complete circle," new Indiana ...
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Mike Woodson names former tutor Anitra House as assistant to the head coach

Mike Woodson has named Anitra House as assistant to the head coach. It's a secretary role, but one that is ...
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IU basketball announces hiring of Mike Stump as team and recruitment analyst

New Indiana coach Mike Woodson continues to round out his staff.  On Monday the program announced the addition of team ...
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IU men’s soccer begins NCAA Tournament in quest for ninth title

Todd Yeagley knows quite well by this point what a national championship men's soccer team looks like. He played on ...
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Yasir Rosemond on SUVtv: ‘I sat in my car and cried for 10 minutes’ when offered the Indiana job

Yasir Rosemond grew up in Atlanta, Ga., played junior college basketball in Florida and Kansas and then finished his college ...
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Watch: IU basketball assistant coach Yasir Rosemond discusses early days on the job

New Indiana assistant coach Yasir Rosemond joined LabWork with Darryl LaBarrie on Thursday evening. Rosemond discussed the moment he learned ...
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Report: Clippers signing Yogi Ferrell for the rest of the season

The Los Angeles Clippers are signing former Indiana point guard Yogi Ferrell for the rest of the 2020-21 season and ...
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Indiana releases new basketball jersey numbers

The new additions to Indiana's roster have made for a slight jersey-number shake-up according to a video post on IU ...
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Report: Mike Roberts leaves IU staff for Cincinnati

Mike Roberts is leaving his alma mater to join back up with his last boss before Archie Miller. According to ...
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Indiana formally announces addition of transfer Miller Kopp, including a quote from Mike Woodson

Indiana formally announced the addition of Northwestern transfer Miller Kopp on Monday morning, signaling that Kopp has officially signed with ...
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It’s too early to call Scott Dolson a visionary, but the national narrative on Mike Woodson now looks foolish

Mike Woodson is in for a rude awakening as the Indiana men's basketball coach.  The NBA to college path doesn't ...
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IU basketball formally introduces Tamar Bates: “He’s a tremendous young man”

Indiana has officially announced the signing of class of 2021 guard Tamar Bates. The Kansas City, Kansas product announced earlier ...
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Hoosier Sounds: New IU basketball transfer Miller Kopp on Who’s Got Next podcast

Former Northwestern forward Miller Kopp announced on Tuesday that he was transferring to Indiana. Kopp joined WISH-TV's Charlie Clifford after ...
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Watch: Mike Woodson greeted with hugs and smiles by his former Knicks players

Indiana head coach Mike Woodson made a quick return visit to New York on Wednesday night. He'll leave with a ...
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Indiana’s roster is complete, for now, and here’s how it looks position by position

The initial whirlwind is over, and a little over three weeks after the hiring of Mike Woodson as head coach, ...
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IU basketball transfer Miller Kopp finds a fit with former rivals

Every season Miller Kopp was at Northwestern, he relished the games the Wildcats played at Indiana. The Hoosiers might not ...
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Watch: BTN releases Miller Kopp’s top-25 plays with Northwestern

Former Northwestern forward Miller Kopp was on our list published nearly two weeks ago of potential transfer portal fits for ...
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Former Northwestern forward Miller Kopp commits to Indiana

Indiana picked up its second new player for the 2021-22 season in as many days. Former Northwestern forward Miller Kopp ...
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IU basketball scholarship chart after Brunk, Bates and Kopp decisions

The roster news continues for Indiana in what has been a hectic offseason since a March 11 loss to Rutgers ...
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Tamar Bates’ coaches: ‘He’s special’

Tamar Bates is an obvious fit for Indiana because he can shoot, and the Hoosiers need nothing more than they ...
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Tamar Bates: Mike Woodson promised ‘to make me a better man’

Indiana jumped into four-star shooting guard Tamar Bates' recruitment immediately after his March 29 de-commitment from Texas, following coach Shaka ...
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Class of 2021 guard Tamar Bates commits to Indiana

Mike Woodson upgraded his arsenal of shooters on Monday. Class of 2021 guard Tamar Bates has committed to Indiana and ...
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Hoosier Sounds: New assistant coach Dane Fife goes in depth on his coaching influences

New Indiana assistant coach Dane Fife appeared recently on The Drive with Jack Ebling. The former star IU player and ...
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Indiana will see Joey Brunk again in the Big Ten

Joey Brunk won't be playing his sixth season at IU, but he will be playing against the Hoosiers in the ...
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Indiana’s new president, Dr. Pamela Whitten, is a sports fan

Indiana University announced Friday that Dr. Pamela Whitten, currently the president of Kennesaw State University in Georgia, will replace Dr ...
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Yasir Rosemond gives IU basketball a national recruiting network

Since what seems like forever the state of Indiana has produced enough local talent to provide the IU basketball program ...
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Watch: IU basketball 2021 signee Logan Duncomb senior season highlights

Below are senior season highlights for class of 2021 IU basketball signee Logan Duncomb. The 6-foot-9 center averaged 13.5 points ...
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Yasir Rosemond to make $300,000 per year at Indiana

New Indiana assistant coach Yasir Rosemond will be paid $300,000 per year according to a memorandum of understanding provided to ...
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Kenya Hunter’s patience allowed him to stay in Bloomington, expects big impact from transfers Stewart and Johnson

Kenya Hunter had barely lived in Bloomington for seven months before he found himself wondering if he was going to ...
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Watch: Spring Q&A with IU basketball assistant coach Kenya Hunter

Indiana assistant coach Kenya Hunter met with the media on Thursday morning. Now entering his second season at IU, Hunter ...
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Armaan Franklin: ‘Virginia checked all the boxes’

Armaan Franklin's transfer portal decision ultimately came down to either staying at Indiana or going to Virginia. He had heard ...
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Yasir Rosemond hired for final opening on Woodson’s staff, Roberts, Marshall, Sander and Walsh retained

Former Alabama, Georgia and Oregon assistant coach Yasir Rosemond was hired to fill the third and final assistant coaching spot ...
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In Rob Phinisee, Dane Fife in many ways sees himself — and a story that isn’t complete

Michigan State had IU right where it wanted them, down a point with the ball in the hands of their ...
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Dane Fife hoping to bring a cultural reinstatement to Indiana

Dane Fife showed up for his first Zoom press conference as an Indiana assistant coach armed with jokes and wisecracks, ...
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IU basketball and Pacers legend Bobby “Slick” Leonard passed away at age 88

The IU basketball family lost a legend on Tuesday. Bobby "Slick" Leonard has passed away at the age of 88 ...
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Watch: New assistant coach Dane Fife meets with the media

New Indiana assistant coach Dane Fife met with the media on Tuesday morning to discuss rejoining the program after playing ...
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Joey Brunk opts to pursue his sixth season elsewhere

In a somewhat surprising move, redshirt senior center Joey Brunk announced that he will not be part of the IU ...
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