1. HOOSIERS HQ
Dante Exum is slated to visit Indiana this weekend, and his Australian coach says somebody is getting a future NBA player, Dustin writes.
The IU women’s basketball team got a taste of high-pressure basketball from Nebraska in Thursday’s loss, I wrote.
The Big Ten’s poor showing in bowl season was partly due to Ohio State and Penn State’s absence, Andy writes.
2. IT’S INDIANA
Cody Zeller made the midseason top 25 Wooden Award watch list, but Victor Oladipo is among those who could/should crack the list by the end of the season, ESPN.com’s Eamon Brennan writes.
Minnesota’s Trevor Mbakwe and IU coach Tom Crean have a mutual admiration stemming from their time at Marquette, Sid Hartman of the Minneapolis Post Tribune writes.
Eriq Zavaleta makes the first MLS Combine diary by Josh Whisenhunt at mlssoccer.com.
3. BIG TEN COUNTRY
Want to learn more about Minnesota and Bigfoot? Check out the aMAILia Bag from earlier this week by Minneapolis Star Tribune beat writer Amelia Rayno.
4. ONE FOR THE ROAD
The most fitting tribute I could find for the Gophers, Bill Murray vs. The Gopher in Caddyshack.