1. HOOSIERS HQ
IU coach Kevin Wilson took a rare turn focusing on the defensive side of the ball last week, Dustin writes.
The Hoosiers would do well to heed the words of Kofi Hughes, who knows handling success is the next step after beating Penn State, Andy writes.
2. IT’S INDIANA
This story is a couple weeks old, but relevant now that IU is allegedly showing interest in Devonte Graham, who cannot get out of his letter of intent since Appalachian State is holding him hostage, Jeff Eisenberg of Yahoo! Sports writes.
Cody Zeller will get the starting nod in the Charlotte Bobcats’ preseason opener tonight, Rick Bonnell of the Charlotte Observer writes.
IU quarterbacks still have a shot to reach their goal of a 70 percent completion percentage, Evan Hoopfer of the Indiana Daily Student writes.
3. BIG TEN COUNTRY
Michigan State and Indiana were the top two stories around the Big Ten this past weekend, Gillian Van Stratt of MLive.com writes.
4. ONE FOR THE ROAD
Since we’re talking hostages, here’s “Hostage of Love” by Razorlight.