1. HOOSIERS HQ
To no one’s surprise, except maybe his own, Victor Oladipo made official his plan to leave Indiana for the NBA, Dustin wrote.
Oladipo becomes the standard by which Crean era players are measured, I wrote.
Defensive improvement will be the key to success for Indiana football as spring practice wraps up, Andy wrote.
IU recruits Devin Davis and Collin Hartman were among the Indiana All-Stars named Tuesday, Andy wrote.
2. IT’S INDIANA
Victor Oladipo is ready and deserving of an NBA payday, Bob Kravitz of the Indianapolis Star wrote.
With Oladipo gone, Cody Zeller could be the other shoe to drop for IU, Ben Smith of the Fort Wayne Journal Gazette writes.
The Big Ten will be different, but has a bright future, Herb Gould of the Chicago Sun-Times writes.
3. ONE FOR THE ROAD
A song for Victor, and one it’s easy to imagine him singing too. “It’s So Hard To Say Goodbye To Yesterday” by Boyz II Men.