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Class of 2022 top-200 4-star edge rusher Tyreese Fearbry to visit IU football this weekend

Indiana will get a close look from a Penn State decommit this weekend. Class of 2022 edge rusher Tyreese Fearbry ...
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Watch: Dasan McCullough showing why he is a top-100 4-star recruit through first two weeks

Indiana class of 2022 commit Dasan McCullough is the highest rated recruit for the Hoosiers in the rankings era.  The ...
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Top-ranked in-state ’23 prospect Drayk Bowen puts IU in top-5 along with four prestigious competitors

It has become common over the last couple years, even if it is still a bit surprising to see. As ...
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Indiana football recruiting: Home-run threat Gi’Bran Payne decided ‘IU was home’

Gi'Bran Payne still has a tweet from Feb. 27 pinned at the top of his Twitter profile that includes a ...
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IU football picks up commitment from top-250 class of 2022 4-star running back Gi’Bran Payne

IU kept the 4-star train rolling in the class of 2022 on Monday, and new running backs coach Deland McCullough ...
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IU football recruiting: Class of 2022 defensive back Phillip Dunnam commits to Indiana

Indiana picked up a commitment from Florida based safety Phillip Dunnam on Tuesday. The 6-foot-1 and 180 pound Dunnam attends ...
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IU football commit DJ Moore combines size with athleticism to be a dominant blocker

DJ Moore's measurables jump off the page, frankly, because there's a lot to measure. The rising senior offensive lineman at ...
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Four-star Fort Wayne OL DJ Moore commits to Indiana

DJ Moore, a four-star offensive lineman from Snider High School in Fort Wayne, announced on his Twitter account Monday that ...
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IU football recruiting: Priority in-state 4-star DL Joe Strickland names final three

One of the class of 2022 recruiting targets Indiana fans are watching with keen interest significantly narrowed things down on ...
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Texas offensive lineman Bray Lynch commits to Indiana

Bray Lynch, a three-star offensive tackle from Westlake High School in Austin, Texas announced on his Twitter account on Friday ...
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IU football appears to be trending for highly coveted in-state 4-star guard D.J. Moore

If Indiana is going to maintain its program momentum established over the last two seasons, the offensive line would be ...
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Location, relationships led four-star Omar Cooper Jr. to pick IU

Omar Cooper Jr. and his family were struck by just how similar the recruiting pitches for Indiana and West Virginia ...
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IU football recruiting: Top-250 in-state class of 2022 4-star receiver Omar Cooper, Jr. picks Hoosiers

Indiana continued its impressive class of 2022 recruiting haul on Wednesday afternoon when in-state 4-star wide receiver Omar Cooper, Jr ...
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James Monds III looking to ballhawk for ballhawking Indiana defense

James Monds III believes his best attribute as a cornerback is his ability to get his hands on the ball ...
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IU football recruiting: 3-star class of 2022 cornerback James Monds III commits to Indiana

Indiana made another quality addition to its future defense on Sunday. Class of 2022 Vero Beach, Fla. cornerback James Monds ...
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IU football recruiting: Several major decisions expected in July as program pushes for best class ever

The IU football program welcomed a cast of visitors in June the likes of which the program has never seen ...
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IU football recruiting: 2022 Ohio tight end Ryan Miller commits to Indiana

Class of 2022 Ohio based tight end Ryan Miller announced on Tuesday he has verbally committed to Indiana. The 6-foot-6 ...
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IU football commit Carter Smith brings athleticism to the tackle spot

Go on to Carter Smith's Hudl page and you'll have to scroll down a long ways to find video of ...
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Ohio offensive lineman Carter Smith commits to Indiana

Carter Smith, a 6-foot-6, 275-pound offensive tackle from Olentangy Liberty High School in Powell, Ohio, announced Wednesday that he has ...
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In Josh Hoover, Indiana gets undersized quarterback with big arm who “really liked fit” with Hoosiers

As far as Josh Hoover knows, he didn't have any connection to Indiana when the Hoosiers started recruiting him and ...
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IU football recruiting: Hoosiers land commitment from 2022 quarterback Josh Hoover

Indiana locked up its quarterback for the class of 2022. Rockwall, Texas based incoming senior signal caller Josh Hoover announced ...
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In Isaiah Jones, Indiana gets a defender who can play almost anywhere

In 2018, London High School football coach Kyle Cutler found himself in need of someone to step up and play ...
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Ohio class of 2022 linebacker Isaiah Jones commits to Indiana

Isaiah Jones, a three-star linebacker from London, Ohio in the Class of 2022, announced on his Twitter account Sunday that ...
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IU football recruiting: Tiawan Mullen’s brother Trevell commits to Indiana

Trevell Mullen, a four-star cornerback from Coconut Creek High School in Pompano Beach, Fla. and the younger brother of Indiana ...
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Class of 2022 Arkansas running back commit James Jointer schedules official visit to IU

Indiana has had a strong run during the offseason plucking high end talent from well known programs out of the ...
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IU football’s impressive list of June recruiting visitors highlights direction of the program

It has been a long time since Indiana brought football recruits on campus. And the group arriving this month looks ...
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Georgia defensive end Denzel Moore de-commits from Indiana

Denzel Moore, a linebacker/defensive end from Collins Hill High School in Georgia in the Class of 2023, posted on his ...
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IU football announces addition of Texas A&M graduate transfer receiver Camron Buckley

The high profile transfers continue to roll in for Indiana. Former Texas A&M wide receiver Camron Buckley is the latest ...
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Former USC running back and 5-star recruit Stephen Carr announces transfer to IU football

Former USC running back Stephen Carr announced on Sunday that he is transferring to Indiana.  He broke the news on ...
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IU football recruiting: Top-400 2022 defensive end Richard Thomas commits to Hoosiers

Indiana continued a run of high level commitments on Friday afternoon when class of 2022 3-star defensive end Richard Thomas ...
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Auburn transfer Jaren Handy commits to Indiana

Auburn transfer defensive end Jaren Handy announced on his Twitter account Wednesday evening that he is transferring to Indiana. The ...
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Report: IU football could work the transfer portal to land first ever 5-star recruit

Indiana has never had a 5-star recruit on its roster during the rankings era, but that might change this fall ...
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IU football recruiting: Class of 2022 top-50 Dasan McCullough flips from Ohio State to Indiana

Running backs coach Deland McCullough will now have all three of his sons playing with him at IU. Class of ...
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Son of running backs coach Deland McCullough transferring to Indiana

Make that three McCulloughs with the IU football program. Running back coach Deland McCullough's son Deland McCullough II has transferred ...
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IU football picks up top-100 commit from 2023 DB Daeh McCullough, son of RB coach Deland

Indiana picked up its highest rated pledge in program history on Tuesday afternoon.  And he is a familiar face. Bloomington, ...
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Georgia linebacker Denzel Moore commits to Indiana

Denzel Moore started taking Indiana seriously when the Hoosiers beat Penn State in early October. The Nittany Lions were one ...
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Kaiden Turner was sure about Indiana from the beginning

Indiana was the school that gave Kaiden Turner his first scholarship offer, so Turner gave Indiana its first commitment for ...
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IU football recruiting: 2022 linebacker Kaiden Turner commits to Indiana

The Hoosiers plucked a recruit right out of the heart of Razorbacks' country. Indiana picked up its first class of ...
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Watch: IU football class of 2022 DE recruiting target Joe Strickland junior season highlights

Below are the junior season highlights for in-state (Brebeuf H.S. / Indianapolis) 4-star defensive lineman Joe Strickland. The top-rated strong-side ...
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Deland McCullough to return as Indiana RB coach | Son is Ohio State commit

UPDATE:  Indiana confirmed earlier reports that Deland McCullough would be their next associate head coach and running backs coach in ...
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Versatile and selfless Malachi Bennett has a nose for the ball: “He’s going to make the play”

By Dustin Dopirak -- Keon Handley’s son and quarterback Eric Handley took a helmet to the knee during Fairfield (Ala.) ...
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IU football recruiting: Class of 2021 top-500 wide receiver Malachi Bennett commits to Indiana

High-end receivers are lining up to play with Michael Penix, Jr. in the class of 2021. Indiana picked up its ...
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Clear signs that IU football is getting in the ring and swinging with the big boys on the recruiting trail

To a certain extent, Indiana has had to earn its respect on the recruiting trail with results on the field.  ...
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IU football in the top five for class of 2022 4-star linebacker Melvin Jordan

Indiana fans are looking for tangible evidence of success on the field translating to high profile recruiting wins. The Hoosiers ...
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Ryder Anderson on transferring to IU: “Indiana is a place where I can get the most out of my final year”

By Dustin Dopirak -- Ryder Anderson wasn’t exactly sure where he was Tuesday in the course of his seven-hour trip ...
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Ole Miss graduate transfer defensive end Ryder Anderson commits to Indiana

Indiana will welcome a very recent foe to Bloomington for the 2021 season. The Hoosiers picked up a commitment from ...
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How did IU football land Michigan transfer Zach Carpenter? “It was the most genuine place”

By Dustin Dopirak  In his heart, Zach Carpenter wanted to go to Indiana the first time around. Then a three-star ...
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Watch: IU football recruiting class of 2021 signee Jordyn Williams senior season highlights

Below are senior season highlights for class of 2021 IU football signee Jordyn Williams. The ESPN four-star wide receiver played ...
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Watch: IU football class of 2021 quarterback signee Donaven McCulley senior season highlight reel

Lawrence North senior quarterback Donaven McCulley put together a special season to close out his high school career. The 6-5, ...
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IU football recruiting: 2021 tackle Joshua Sales senior season highlights

Class of 2021 IU football commit Joshua Sales had a strong senior season at Brownsburg High School in the northwest ...
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Watch: Sophomore season highlights of Drayk Bowen, Indiana’s first 2023 in-state football offer

If Indiana's success on the field translates to the recruiting trail, these are the recruits the Hoosiers will start to ...
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IU football: Florida State wide receiver transfer D.J. Matthews commits to Indiana

Credit Indiana's fast start for picking up a major roster addition at an unusual time. Former Florida State wide receiver ...
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Listen: IU 2021 commit and Bloomington product Aaron Steinfeldt talks win over Penn State

What impact does a signature program win have on a recruit? Hear that perspective from Indiana class of 2021 tight ...
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IU football recruiting highlights — 2021 QB commit Donaven McCulley midseason update

Below are some midseason highlights from Indiana class of 2021 quarterback commit Donaven McCulley. The Indianapolis, Ind. 4-star has led ...
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IU football recruiting highlight reels — Class of 2022 in-state 4-star Demon Moore

The state of Indiana is loaded in the trenches in the high school class of 2022. One of the best ...
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IU football recruiting mid-season highlight reels: Class of 2021 TE commit Aaron Steinfeldt

Aaron Steinfeldt is a 6-foot-5 and 245 pound tight end from Bloomington North High School.  The class of 2021 tight ...
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IU football recruiting mid-season highlight reels: 2021 WR commit Jordyn Williams

Playing under the tutelage of Deion Sanders, IU class of 2021 wide receiver commit Jordyn Williams is putting together an ...
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IU football recruiting mid-season highlight reels — 2021 commit Josh Sales

It is difficult to believe, but the 2020 high school football season in Indiana is already halfway complete. Below is ...
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IU football recruiting weekend highlights — Class of 2021 OL commit Vinny Fiacable

Class of 2021 offensive line commit Vinny Fiacable is off to a nice start to his senior season. Fiacable's Fort ...
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Class of 2021 safety Aubrey Burks decommits from Indiana

Indiana's class of 2021 took a step back on Wednesday. Auburndale, Fla. safety Aubrey Burks announced that he was backing ...
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IU football recruiting weekend highlights: Top-600 in-state 2022 offensive lineman Landen Livingston

Class of 2022 offensive lineman Landen Livingston is quickly making a name for himself in northeast Indiana. Hailing from Leo, ...
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IU football recruiting weekend highlights — class of 2022 DL Joe Strickland

Today we check in on the early season progress of class of 2022 defensive lineman Joe Strickland. At 6-foot-4 and ...
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IU football’s 2021 recruiting class is currently the program’s most talented during the rankings era

IU head football coach Tom Allen likes to say that you "control what you can control." When it comes to ...
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