1. HOOSIERS HQ
One good half was enough to beat Penn State, but Indiana will need more against Minnesota, among other takeaways from Monday’s game, I wrote.
Unbeaten Michigan continues to lead the way in the Big Ten power rankings, I wrote.
The new IU Varsity Shop is now open on the west side of Assembly Hall, Mike Leonard wrote.
Former Indiana soccer player and assistant coach Caleb Porter met with the media as the coach of the MLS’ Portland Timbers for the first time Tuesday, the Associated Press reports.
2. IT’S INDIANA
Christian Watford might finally be emerging as a force in his senior season, ESPN.com’s Myron Medcalf muses.
Australian 6-5 guard Dante Exum, the son of former UNC player Cecil Exum, is scheduled to visit Indiana this weekend. Here’s last year’s video feature on the father-son duo from Contact Sport in Australia.
IU’s Eriq Zavaleta comes in third, Luis Soffner 53rd and Caleb Konstanski 67th on the MLS Draft big board, from topdrawersoccer.com.
3. BIG TEN COUNTRY
No. 2 Michigan could get deeper and better with the return of 6-10 Jon Horford tonight against Nebraska, Mike DeCourcy of the Sporting News reports.
New Purdue football coach Darrell Hazell’s staff is starting to take shape, Mike Carmin of the Lafayette Journal and Courier writes.
4. ONE FOR THE ROAD
Some highlights of 2014 prospect Dante Exum at 2012 Adidas Nations.