IU needs all-around production against Michigan State

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”

Hoosiers return home in a must-win situation

Parity is defined as equivalence or similarity in status or character.

There’s been a great deal of similarity among men’s basketball teams across the NCAA Division I level. There have been three different No. 1 teams in the nation so far, and there is a potential fourth on the way after Baylor’s loss Tuesday. That same parity only intensifies in Big Ten play. Continue reading “Hoosiers return home in a must-win situation”