Today is Lynn Houser’s last day with us at the Herald-Times, and for all his work and dedication to IU and the rest of the community, this Hoosier Brunch is dedicated to him. Thanks Houser.
1. HOOSIERS HQ
The Hoosiers enchanted season of renewal couldn’t end any other way, Dustin wrote, as IU swept Purdue with a win on senior night.
In a roller coaster of a season, Indiana is on the upswing at just the right time, I wrote in my column.
Robbie Hummel and a few other Boilermakers commented on IU’s season of resurgence, Andy wrote.
Tom Crean’s first four-year senior class was rewarded on Sunday night for their tenacity after three years of frustration, Houser wrote.
2. INDIANA BASKETBALL
There’s no limits with this Hoosiers squad after an impressive senior night, Pete DiPrimio of the News Sentinel writes.
In his column, Bob Kravitz of the Indy Star writes that this five-man senior class will finally have a year to enjoy.
Jeff Washburn of the Lafayette J&C writes that Indiana’s 3-point show rained down on Purdue.
Avi Zaleon of the IDS tells us who has the most to gain, the most to lose, and other Big Ten Tournament notes.
Terry Hutchens of the Indy Star gives us his ballot for this year’s All-Big Ten teams.
3. ONE FOR THE ROAD
In honor of Houser, here’s his Sports Illustrated story from 1987, about a boy, a marble, some pencils, and a dream. Good stuff.
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