1. HOOSIERS HQ
Indiana remained No. 1 in the AP poll, but coach Tom Crean says getting better is what matters, Dustin wrote.
Winning at Ohio State Sunday stands as the signature road victory of the Tom Crean era, I wrote.
Former IU basketball player Bobby Masters died on Friday, we reported.
Oklahoma assistant coach James Patton is eager to fill the void of Mark Hagen’s departure under former colleague Kevin Wilson, Dustin wrote.
2. IT’S INDIANA
Barcelona is soccer’s equivalent of Indiana and some advice for Gus Johnson, from Matthew Futterman of the Wall Street Journal.
North Central freshman Eron Gordon, younger brother of former Hoosier Eric Gordon, might have actually exceeded expectations this year, Kyle Neddenriep of the Indianapolis Star writes.
Tom Crean understands what Nebraska coach Tim Miles is going through, Lee Barfknecht of the Omaha World-Herald writes.
The fact Indiana is No. 1 in one poll and Duke in another, with first-place votes scattered in the wind, is a positive for college basketball, Eamonn Brennan of ESPN.com writes.
One man’s meaningless game is another man’s treasure, and college basketball is definitely a treasure, Eric Crawford of WDRB.com writes.
4. ONE FOR THE ROAD
“One” by Three Dog Night.