Show me a Hoosier who’s not excited about basketball season and I’ll show you a Kentuckian.
Michael Rubino1 min read
Victor Oladipo’s Drive
“If y’all don’t respect the Indiana Pacers now, I have no respect for you.”
Jeff Vrabel18 min read
An Open Letter To Paul George
What if we patched things up, us and you? What if we, you know, got back together?
Joseph Ball4 min read
Seeing Red: Will IU Basketball Fans Ever Like Tom Crean Again?
“Everybody’s expectations are the same—mine, Tom’s, Hoosier Nation, the players,” says Fred Glass. “Hang a sixth banner.”
Evan West13 min read
The Replay: Peyton Manning, Andrew Luck, and the IU Hoosiers
As Sunday’s Colts-Broncos showdown nears, Andrew Luck and Peyton Manning are the story.
Michael Rubino1 min read
Noah Vonleh: Armed & Dangerous
Despite the accolades and compliments, the 18-year-old has kept his focus: “I try not to pay too much attention to that stuff.”
Michael Rubino3 min read
IU Basketball Alum Victor Oladipo Shoots, Scores—and Sings
If his NBA career doesn’t pan out for some reason, former Hoosier basketball star Victor Oladipo may find a niche for himself in the recording studio.
Daniel McFadin1 min read
Video: Victor Oladipo Wears Google Glass to NBA Draft
Oladipo’s experience was not without its hiccups. An NBA handler directed him to take off the eye-gear before the main televised event.
Jonathan Scott2 min read
IU Stars Oladipo, Zeller Go Early in NBA Draft
Victor Oladipo became only the sixth player in IU history to be selected with one of the first two picks in the draft.
Brandan Alford1 min read
Macklemore, Talib Kweli & Wale Rock IU Concert
Macklemore, Talib Kweli, and Wale brought decidedly different styles of rap to Assembly Hall for a frenetic performance ahead of IU’s Little 500 bike races.
Michael Schrader1 min read
Consolation Prizes: IU Basketball, Players Receive Honors
Okay, so the Hoosiers didn’t finish their exciting 2012–13 season on the high note IU fans had hoped for. No need to belabor that point.
Evan West2 min read
Rachel Nichols: Thumbs Up for Oladipo!
There wasn’t much to admire about IU’s sloppy Sweet 16 loss to Syracuse on Thursday. But CBS sideline reporter Rachel Nichols liked what she saw in star Hoosier guard Victor Oladipo—or so one would think, judging by this unfortunate photo posted on Deadspin.
Evan West1 min read
VIDEO: A Vintage Victor Oladipo Sings Usher
But do his moves hold up off the court? You decide—here’s a two-year-old video of Oladipo, in a country-clubby cardigan, performing at an IU event as a freshman, making a suave through-the-crowd entrance and crooning the R&B singer’s “U Got It Bad.”
Megan Fernandez1 min read
PHOTOS: IU's Many Sports Illustrated Covers
Legendary coach Bob Knight, Victor Oladipo, and Cody Zeller have all landed on the iconic weekly magazine’s cover, recently and over time. See the best of the rest IU basketball SI covers over the years.