IU men’s basketball will be heading to the National Invitation Tournament for the 2017 postseason. The Hoosiers earned the No. 3 seed in the tournament and will play Georgia Tech in the first round of… More
Archie Miller walked out of the southeast tunnel of Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall alongside IU Athletic Director Fred Glass, his wife Morgan and 11-year-old daughter Leah.
Miller, 38, was moments away from officially being introduced as the 29th head coach in IU men’s basketball history Monday afternoon, Morgan and Leah sat in the front row on Branch McCracken Court.
When Miller took the podium and spoke about IU and the path he’s taken to get to this point in his career, it was evident he cares deeply about two things — his family and basketball. Continue reading “Archie Miller earned his way to IU”
After a nine-day search, IU Athletics Director Fred Glass hired former Dayton head coach Archie Miller on Saturday. Miller will be introduced as the 29th head coach in IU men’s basketball history at a press conference at 3 p.m. Monday at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall. Continue reading “Archie Miller hired as new IU basketball coach”
Tom Crean is officially out as IU men’s basketball head coach, and the question now turns to what is next for the program. One thing that’s certain is whoever lands the job in Bloomington will get paid handsomely. Continue reading “Glass looking for high profile name in coaching search”
The Big Ten Tournament is the last chance for IU men’s basketball to secure a spot in the NCAA tournament — that is, if it goes on a significant winning streak.
After earning the No. 10 seed in the tournament, the Hoosiers’ first test will be 6:30 p.m. Thursday against No. 7 Iowa in Washington, D.C.
IU hasn’t fared well historically in the single-game elimination tournament. Continue reading “IU opens Big Ten tournament play against Iowa”
COLUMBUS, Ohio — During the season, no lead has been safe for IU men’s basketball. Saturday afternoon at Ohio State wasn’t any different.
At the under-12-minute media timeout in the first half, the Hoosiers had missed just two shots and had a commanding 17-point lead against the Buckeyes. IU took a 14-point lead into the half with four starters already in double figures. Continue reading “IU wins final regular season game”
Basketball is a game of scoring runs.
IU freshman guard Devonte Green nailed a buzzer-beater from beyond half court to cap off a 22-0 run for the Hoosiers in the final five minutes of the first half.
After struggling for most of the first half, IU began to lock down on defense at the right time and comfortably entered the locker room with a 10-point lead. Continue reading “Scoring runs help IU snap five game losing streak”
IOWA CITY — Junior guard Robert Johnson stood at half-court of Carver Hawkeye Arena with 38 seconds left in overtime with his jersey over his face and both of his hands behind his head.
He had just become the third Hoosier to foul out in the game. Continue reading “IU falters down the stretch at Iowa”
All of Hoosier nation would like to go back in time to Wednesday night in State College, Pennsylvania to try and stop sophomore forward OG Anunoby from going up for a rebound with fewer than 10 seconds left in the first half. Continue reading “Moving forward without Anunoby”
IU men’s basketball’s big three of sophomore forward Thomas Bryant and junior guards James Blackmon Jr. and Robert Johnson have found success in Hoosier victories this season.
When one of those three players struggles, it affects the entire team. But now, with sophomore forward OG Anunoby out indefinitely after sustaining a knee injury Wednesday night at Penn State, the trio of playmakers will have to play a larger role for IU. Continue reading “IU needs all-around production against Michigan State”
The last four meetings between IU men’s basketball and Penn State were decided by five points or less.
On Wednesday night in State College, Pennsylvania, it was no different. Continue reading “Blackmon’s buzzer beater lifts IU over Penn State”