1. HOOSIERS HQ
Accepting the Big Ten championship trophy and cutting down the nets rang hollow for Indiana Tuesday night, Dustin wrote.
Winning the Big Ten outright has become much more difficult for the Hoosiers now, I wrote.
Curt Miller and the IU women’s basketball team look to keep building in the Big Ten Tournament opener tonight, Mike wrote.
New IU linebackers coach William Inge shares a similar philosophy to co-defensive coordinator Doug Mallory, Dustin wrote.
2. IT’S INDIANA
Concussion, broken wrist, first sectional title in 15 years … it’s been quite a season for IU recruit Collin Hartman, Kyle Neddenriep of the Indianapolis Star writes.
Former H-T sports editor talks about his new book with Bob Knight, in this Q&A with Ed Sherman.
The small town of Milan is still drawing basketball pilgrims as a result of that magical 1954 season, Jeff Jacobs of the Hartford Courant writes.
3. BIG TEN COUNTRY
Purdue tried to make it personal with Michigan’s Trey Burke and paid the price, Mark Snyder of the Detroit Free Press writes.
A week after a momentous win over Indiana, Minnesota took a step back with a loss at Nebraska Wednesday, Amelia Rayno of the Minneapolis Star Tribune writes.
4. ONE FOR THE ROAD
One more dedication for those who cut down the nets. Just call them Cutting Crew — “(I Just) Died in Your Arms Tonight.”