Author Archives: Kent Sterling

Can IU Basketball keep it rolling in East Lansing, and who will play QB for the Hoosiers

Breakfast with Kent – Pacers tonight; NCAA transfer rule may change; Dead-eye Dakich rolling

If student-athletes transfers need to sit out a year, should coaches have to sit as well?

Sometimes the NCAA needs to do the right thing, and in the case of amending the transfer rule – allowing one time movement without penalty is the right thing.

There is a proposal at the NCAA Convention being held this week in Indianapolis that would allow student-athletes in football and men’s basketball to transfer without sitting out a year.

For those who view athletes as collegiate cattle, this means armageddon.  There will be chaos – athletes running from program to program willy nilly, coaches tampering during handshake lines, and fans confused by constantly changing rosters.

My God!  How will college basketball survive an admission that student-athletes are adults capable of making a smart decision that impacts their lives positively, or at least gives them free reign to re-make a very tough initial choice that is often made in a vacuum of ignorance driven by a coach doing a very good impression of a used car salesman (no offense to used car salesmen). Continue reading

What does CBS4’s Mike Chappell think about Josh McDaniels and the work of Colts GM Chris Ballard so far?

Purdue is the class of the Big 10, but are Boilers the nation’s best? Mike DeCourcey talks hoops, Steelers, and Andrew McCutcheon

Breakfast with Kent – Purdue best in America? ND bows in 2 OTs; IUPUI & Ball State win; Can Josh 2.0 lead Colts