Indiana was voted No. 1 in USA Today’s Preseason Coaches’ Poll, which was released Wednesday. The Hoosiers are one of three Big Ten teams in the top five and five in the Top 25, the most of any conference.
The Hoosiers were followed in the top five by Louisville, Kentucky, Ohio State and Michigan.
Indiana returns its top five scorers from last season, including preseason All-America candidate Cody Zeller.