“I went to Ohio State instead of one of your favorite schools,” Knight told the audience in Grand Rapids, which reacted with a hearty chorus of boos.
“I knew you’d give me that,” Knight continued. “But you know, we beat your ass most every time we played you.”
Knight was a member of the basketball team at Ohio State, the University of Michigan’s arch rival. He neglected to mention IU at the rally, continuing the cold-shoulder treatment he’s shown his former employer since being fired in 2000. He endorsed Trump for president at an Indianapolis rally ahead of Indiana’s primary election in April.