Category Archives: Indiana Basketball

College Basketball transfers short-circuit a wonderful lesson about sports and life
May 26, 2020

The question of allowing graduate  transfers to compete without loss of eligibility is very complicated because transferring is rarely beneficial for a student-athlete or his sport. Our childhoods are about dreams – what we aspire to be.  Adolescence teaches us what we cannot become and how we need to adjust our sites toward what we […]

Justin Smith transferring from Indiana to try to fulfill potential elsewhere
May 22, 2020

Justin Smith is leaving Indiana Basketball because he believes the grass will be greener somewhere else.  Some believe where a kid plays is a bigger problem than who the player is, so it’s easier for them to project blame and move on than accept responsibility and hunker down. A reckoning comes eventually for those who are responsible for their […]

Khristian Lander will be a Hoosier one year early; let’s hope he’s ready #iubb
May 18, 2020

Khristian Lander is re-classing from 2021 to 2020, which means the recruit who was set to be Archie Miller’s jewel of the 2021 recruiting class will be a freshman for the upcoming season. It’s none of my business really, and I cannot rationally explain my interest in this young man’s decision, but I would like to […]