The Colts Hang Depressing Banners Jun11

The Colts Hang Depressing Banners

It looks like whomever is in charge of hanging banners at Lucas Oil stadium is a Purdue grad. This reminds me a lot of certain Helms “Championship” banners I see every time I go to Mackey. For reference, you want to hang banners when you win titles. If anyone is...

College Football Officially Sucks a Little Less Jun21

College Football Officially Sucks a Little Less

College Football, what’s not to love? The inferior product, the dirty recruiting, the cheating, “student athletes,” the perennial powers, Notre Dame. Not to mention that the lack of a playoff makes the way college football chooses its champion seem arbitrary and...

It Took A While, but Indiana is Back. Get Used to It Apr19

It Took A While, but Indiana is Back. Get Used to ...

Indiana just completed a dream season: 27-9 and a trip to the Sweet 16. Exceeding expectations of a .500 season and a trip to the NIT, the team was a joy to watch from start to finish. It’s never too early to look ahead to next year, especially given that the team will be...

Indiana’s March of Madness Mar15

Indiana’s March of Madness

It’s been a long four years but Indiana is finally back in the tournament. Thank God. After a great season that saw Indiana finish 25-8 overall and 11-7 in the Big Ten, they were granted a four seed in the NCAA tournament and they’ll play the 13th ranked New Mexico State Aggies....

Big Ten Preview: Indiana Dec28

Big Ten Preview: Indiana

It’s been a long three years for fans of IU basketball, but finally hope is back in the Hoosier Nation. After suffering through the  fallout from the Kelvin Sampson debacle, Hoosier fans had to live through the worst three years in the program’s history. It’s been...

Why I Watch Sports Dec13

Why I Watch Sports

On Saturday, Indiana upset Kentucky, the number one team in the country, on a last-second three-point shot. It’s hard not to talk about a win like this in exaggerated terms. It FELT bigger than it was. This game will be a defining moment in the history of Indiana’s program and will be recognized as the moment that Indiana returned to national relevancy. It is also the defining answer to why I watch sports. Redemption, hope, excitement, happiness, joy, being a part of something bigger. All of this was at play when Christian Watford put up a 21-foot shot that he described as “probably the biggest moment of my life.” Indiana...

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