1. HOOSIERS HQ
The one disadvantage of being a No. 1 seed for Indiana is having to wait for an opponent, but the Hoosiers are already preparing, Dustin writes.
Cody Zeller may or may not be a master bracketologist, but there are many other ways to make winning picks, I wrote.
IU’s new baseball field may be the same as the old baseball field with the wind blowing out, Dustin wrote.
The baseball Hoosiers rolled to victory over Miami (Ohio) on Tuesday, we reported.
2. IT’S INDIANA
Indiana got a Final Four endorsement from President Barack Obama, in his annual ESPN picks.
Tom Crean is the coach other coaches love to hate, not that Hoosier fans care, Jeff Goodman of CBSsports.com writes.
Passion has carried Tom Crean to the pinnacle of college coaching, Josh Katzenstein of the Detroit News writes.
Indiana won’t make the Final Four, because it won’t play in Indy, according to this East Region preview by Gary Parrish of CBSsports.com.
3. BIG TEN COUNTRY
The Big Ten still has to prove it was the best conference in the country with NCAA Tournament success, Eamonn Brennan of ESPN.com writes.
4. ONE FOR THE ROAD
The Big Ten has something to prove, just like Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band — “Prove It All Night.”