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Boilermakers sweep Hoosiers, celebrate Big Ten title

WEST LAFAYETTE – For the first time since 2010, Purdue has secured a share of the Big Ten regular-season title. Indiana couldn't prevent a celebration Tuesday night at Macke ...

February 28, 2017 10:10 pm


Halftime thoughts: Purdue 40, Indiana 32

WEST LAFAYETTE – A blowout was in progress when Purdue went ahead 40-25, but Indiana closed the first half on a 7-0 run to cut about halfway into that 15-point deficit. Devon ...

February 28, 2017 5:13 pm


Pregame: Indiana (16-13) at Purdue (23-6)

WEST LAFAYETTE – Indiana’s saga has been captivating enough, as the state’s glamour program fights through adversity, both self-created and borne of injury. Now ...

February 28, 2017 3:40 pm


Pregame: Indiana (16-13) at Purdue (23-6)

Can the Hoosiers withstand the pressure of playing their hated rival, the mighty Boilermakers, on their own floor? Here are three things the Hoosiers need to do if they want to pull an upset tonight:

February 28, 2017 12:28 pm


Postgame thoughts: Purdue 86, Indiana 75

WEST LAFAYETTE – Quick hits and takeaways from the Hoosiers' penultimate regular-season game: * Ice packs concealed knee wounds on James Blackmon Jr. and Josh Newkirk w ...

February 28, 2017 9:04 pm


Anatomy of a winner: 'A perfect play'

BLOOMINGTON — James Blackmon Jr. heard a voice from Indiana's bench shouting for a timeout as the clock ticked closer and closer to another crushing defeat for a team th ...

February 25, 2017 9:35 pm


Basketball IQ proves top IU weakness

  Long before Indiana's season went off the rails, the team was plagued by a lack of feel for the game. Poor decision making by the Hoosiers, which reached the nadir in Tuesd ...

February 21, 2017 11:12 pm


McCaffery: Crean's job not in jeopardy

On the eve of Indiana's road game against Iowa, Hawkeyes coach Fran McCaffery used his radio show Monday night to offer expansive comments on his respect for Hoosiers coach Tom Cre ...

February 20, 2017 6:43 pm


3 on 3: Around the IU beat

We're trying something new on this blog. We'll call the periodic installment "3 on 3: Around the IU beat."

February 19, 2017 9:55 am


Hoosiers on verge of epic collapse

As Indiana is learning, there’s a reason why they play the games. As recently as a month ago, one would have seen odds for the Hoosiers making the NCAA Tournament as over 50 ...

February 16, 2017 11:46 am


Indiana falls to Minnesota

  MINNEAPOLIS — Akeem Springs followed his own missed 3-pointer with a putback flip from the baseline with 3 seconds left, lifting Minnesota to a 75-74 victory over Ind ...

February 15, 2017 8:34 pm


Errant 3-point shooting hurting Hoosiers

For a program built around a floor-spacing offense and 3-point accuracy, it is jarring to watch Indiana’s 3-point slump. Lately, the Hoosiers’ long-range gunners can&# ...

February 14, 2017 10:08 pm


Notebook: Plea for leadership rings out as IU struggles

BLOOMINGTON — After Indiana lost 75-63 to Michigan on Sunday at Assembly Hall, coach Tom Crean stressed that the Hoosiers' 1-5 nosedive "all falls" on his shoulders. Ho ...

February 12, 2017 4:44 pm


Hoosiers fall to Wolverines in match of bubble teams

BLOOMINGTON — Indiana never found a foothold against an opponent that beat the Hoosiers by 30 last month. Michigan won 75-63 on Sunday afternoon, controlling most of th ...

February 12, 2017 12:36 pm


Halftime thoughts: Michigan 35, Indiana 25

BLOOMINGTON — James Blackmon Jr. and Robert Johnson, Indiana's starting wing duo that accounts for 32 points a game on average, endured a scoreless first half at As ...

February 12, 2017 11:11 am