1. HOOSIERS HQ
Indiana ascended to No. 3 in the polls and Victor Oladipo was named Big Ten player of the week, Dustin wrote.
Indiana took care of business against Michigan State and must do the same at Purdue Wednesday, I wrote.
The IU women’s basketball team shot 21 percent from the field in a loss at Northwestern, we reported.
2. IT’S INDIANA
Is recent criticism of Cody Zeller his fault or the result of unrealistic expectations, asks Zach Osterman at Inside Indiana.
IU recruit Noah Vonleh is quietly preparing for his basketball future, one that will soon thrust him into the spotlight, Paul Lazdowski of the Boston Globe writes.
Fellow Hoosier recruit Troy Williams was a late bloomer in basketball despite the family pedigree, Justin Albers of Inside The Hall writes.
Purdue had just enough composure to edge Iowa, and now will get ready for Indiana, Jeff Washburn of the Lafayette Journal and Courier writes.
3. BIG TEN COUNTRY
Jalen Rose would like to reassemble the Fab Five to watch Michigan play for a national title this season, Kyle Meinke of MLive.com writes.
Traevon Jackson and Wisconsin have turned out to be a perfect fit, and the son of former Buckeye star Jim Jackson leads the Badgers against Ohio State tonight, Bob Baptist of the Columbus Dispatch writes.
4. ONE FOR THE ROAD
For the Jacksons, here’s Cat Stevens with “Father and Son.”