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All three of Indiana’s 2023 offensive line commits comment on firing of OL coach Hiller

Coaching changes can have a trickle down impact on recruiting, but it appears Indiana has avoided that in connection with ...
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IU football recruiting: Class of 2023 wide receiver Orlando Greenlow commits to Indiana

Indiana picked up its second commit of the day on Monday when class of 2023 wideout Orlando Greenlow announced his ...
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IU football recruiting: 2023 edge rusher AJ Thomas announces commitment to Indiana

IU football picked up a commitment from class of 2023 edge rusher AJ Thomas on Monday afternoon. The 6-foot-3 and ...
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What’s up with IU football’s 2023 recruiting class? It’s a numbers game

A year after pulling together the best recruiting class in program history during the rankings era, the raw numbers don't ...
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IU football recruiting: Hoosiers pick up a commitment from 2023 OL Bubba Jeffries

Indiana picked up its third offensive line commit in the 2023 class on Tuesday afternoon. 6-foot-4, 298-pound Tyler "Bubba" Jeffries ...
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IU football picks up a commitment from 2023 OL recruiting target Austin Barrett

IU football picked up its second 2023 offensive lineman commit on Friday when 3-star Austin Barrett announced his pledge to ...
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IU football picks up a commitment from 2023 kicker Nicolas Radicic

Indiana has added a kicker on scholarship to its 2023 class with the addition of Texas based Nicolas Radicic. The ...
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IU football recruiting: 2023 defensive back Travon West commits to Indiana

Indiana picked up a commitment from class of 2023 defensive back Travon West on Wednesday afternoon. The Piedmont, S.C. 3-star ...
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IU football recruiting: Hoosiers pick up a commitment from 2023 safety Amare Ferrell

Indiana has a defensive commit in the 2023 class after highly-rated Florida-based safety Amare Ferrell pledged to the Hoosiers. The ...
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IU football makes the top four for 2023 defensive lineman Wilky Denaud

One of the top high school defensive linemen in the country put Indiana in his top four schools on Friday ...
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IU football recruiting: Hoosiers get commitment from 2023 QB Broc Lowry

Indiana secured a commitment from class of 2023 quarterback Broc Lowry on Thursday. Lowry hails from Canfield, Ohio and led ...
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IU football adds JUCO transfer Louis Moore to 2022 roster

Indiana made another addition to its 2022 roster on Thursday with the addition of junior college product Louis Moore. The ...
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2023 4-star defensive back Daeh McCullough has decommitted from IU football

A second member of the McCullough family has departed the IU football program. Class of 2023 4-star defensive back Daeh ...
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Alabama transfer DB Brylan Lanier has committed to IU football

Indiana picked up a commitment from University of Alabama transfer cornerback Brylan Lanier on Friday. The 6-foot-1 and 170-pound Lanier ...
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IU football picks up commitment from Tennessee transfer WR

Indiana made a spring transfer portal add on Sunday when former Tennessee wideout Andison Coby announced his commitment. He appeared ...
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IU football picks up transfer offensive tackle Parker Hanna from West Texas A&M

When it comes to the offensive line, Indiana's depth is a bit on the thin side.  The Hoosiers made a ...
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Declan McMahon, grandson of WWE’s Vince McMahon, commits to IU football as PWO

Indiana's recruiting class of 2022 was already its best in program history during the rankings era. But the group took ...
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IU football picks up commitment from 2023 3-star offensive lineman William Larkins

Class of 2023 interior offensive lineman William Larkins visited Indiana over the weekend and wasted no time announcing his next ...
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IU football picks up a commitment from 2023 in-state tight end Sam West

Indiana picked up a commitment from class of 2023 in-state tight end Sam West on Saturday afternoon. West plays quarterback ...
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Class of 2022 4-star running back Gi’Bran Payne announces release from IU letter of intent

Indiana lost a key member of its class of 2022 this week. 4-star running back Gi'Bran Payne announced on his ...
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Indiana football finalizes 32-man signing class for 2022

Indiana head football coach Tom Allen announced on Wednesday the signing of defensive lineman J'mari Monette and quarterback Brendan Sorsby ...
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IU football recruiting: Hoosiers add Louisiana based DL J’Mari Monette to 2022 class

Indiana has made a late addition to its recruiting class of 2022 on the traditional national signing day. Alexandria (La.) ...
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All three of Deland McCullough’s sons indicate they are staying with IU

Disaster appears to have been averted on the recruiting front. Two of Indiana's top-rated recruits in program history say they ...
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IU football lands commitment from 2022 quarterback Brendan Sorsby

Indiana has rounded out its quarterback room with a commitment from 2022 Texas product Brendan Sorsby. He announced his commitment ...
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New IU football 2022 offer recipient Brendan Sorsby in Bloomington on official visit

Things seem to be moving quickly for Indiana with 2022 quarterback Brendan Sorsby. Hailing from Lake Dallas, Tex., (Lake Dallas ...
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IU football staff checking in on 2022 QB Davin Wydner this week

Indiana head coach Tom Allen made it clear a month ago -- he wants to add a quarterback to the ...
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UCLA transfer linebacker Myles Jackson commits to Indiana

Indiana landed a commitment on Saturday from former UCLA linebacker/edge rusher Myles Jackson. He announced the news on his Instagram ...
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Kentucky transfer linebacker Jared Casey announces commitment to Indiana

Former University of Kentucky linebacker Jared Casey announced on Saturday he is transferring to Indiana. He announced the news on ...
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IU football: Hoosiers pick up transfer QB Connor Bazelak from Missouri

Former Missouri quarterback Connor Bazelak is transferring to Indiana he announced on Thursday. A Dayton, Ohio product, this year the ...
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Report: Indiana to have two transfer quarterback prospects in for visits this week

A few weeks ago IU football head coach Tom Allen said he intended to find a transfer quarterback to add ...
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Watch: Senior season highlights of D.J. Moore, IU football’s highest-ever ranked OL recruit

Watch below the senior season highlights of IU football class of 2022 signee D.J. Moore.  This is what head coach ...
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Update: 2022 4-star wide receiver Omar Cooper, Jr. has signed with Indiana

He just needed a couple extra days. Class of 2022 4-star wide receiver Omar Cooper, Jr. signed his national letter ...
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IU football recruiting: 2022 wide receiver Kamryn Perry flips to Indiana

Indiana added more speed to its class of 2022 when Georgia-based wideout Kamryn Perry announced Friday he has flipped his ...
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IU football 4-star commit Omar Cooper, Jr. evaluating changes at Indiana before signing

Indiana brought in a program record recruiting haul on Wednesday, but at least for now one key piece of the ...
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IU football recruiting: 4-star DL Nick James signs with the Hoosiers

Indiana landed a new class of 2022 4-star on signing day. The IU football program announced the signing of Florida ...
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IU football recruiting: 2022 running back Jaylin Lucas flips to the Hoosiers

Indiana hopes it found its dynamic playmaker of the future in Houma, Louisiana class of 2022 athlete/running back Jaylin Lucas ...
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IU football lands California transfer defensive end JH Tevis

Indiana signed California transfer defensive end JH Tevis on Wednesday. The IU football program announced on its Twitter page Wednesday ...
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IU football lands commitment from JUCO receiver Cameron Camper

Indiana picked up a commitment from the JUCO ranks on Tuesday evening. Lancaster, Texas based receiver Cameron Camper announced his ...
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IU football recruiting: Class of 2022 tight end Brody Foley flips from Tennessee to Indiana

Indiana picked up a commitment from a second former Tennessee commit in the last three days. Class of 2022 tight ...
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IU football recruiting: Hoosiers pick up a commitment from 2022 CB Jamari Sharpe

Indiana picked up a commitment from class of 2022 defensive back Jamari Sharpe on Sunday. The 6-foot-1, 175-pound cornerback from ...
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IU football recruiting: Class of 2022 DL Venson Sneed flips from Tennessee to Indiana

Indiana picked up a commitment from Florida-based class of 2022 defensive lineman Venson Sneed on Sunday. The Winter Park (Fla.) ...
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IU football: Auburn transfer running back Shaun Shivers commits to Indiana

Indiana picked up a commitment from former Auburn running back Shaun Shivers on Saturday. The 5-foot-7 and 189 pound Shivers ...
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Watch: Senior season highlights of 2022 4-star QB Tanner Bailey, who is visiting IU this weekend

Watch below the senior season highlights of class of 2022 QB and IU football recruiting target Tanner Bailey.  Indiana is ...
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Class of 2022 quarterback Josh Hoover decommits from Indiana

Indiana lost its second quarterback in as many days. Class of 2022 IU verbal pledge Josh Hoover announced on Monday ...
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IU football picks up commitments from a pair of Ole Miss defensive line transfers

Indiana bolstered its defensive line on Sunday with a pair of transfer tackles from Ole Miss. Former Rebels Patrick Lucas ...
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Watch: IU football class of 2022 cornerback commit Trevell Mullen — senior season highlights

Watch below the senior season highlights of Indiana class of 2022 commit Trevell Mullen. According to the 247Sports Composite, he ...
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IU football welcomes two Power Five transfer targets this weekend, Tennessee decommit next weekend

No sooner than the 2021 season ended, the IU football staff hit the road looking to find the pieces to ...
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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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