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Indiana Basketball – Consequences finally come for errant behavior; Devin Davis & Hanner Mosquera-Perea dismissed

by Kent Sterling It’s about time. Screws have been loose in Bloomington for a long time on Indiana University’s men’s basketball team, and finally – at long last – efforts were made yesterday to tighten them.  Junior Devin Davis and senior Hanner Mosquera-Perea were dismissed from the team for an embarrassing aggregation of offenses.  The [...]

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Breakfast with Kent – Josef Newgarden flips and walks away; Devin Davis, Hanner Mosquera-Perea out at IU; Cavs crush Bulls; BB King dies

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Illinois Football under siege for abusing athletes – what the hell is wrong with Illinois athletics

by Kent Sterling Illinois serves as a wonderful counterpoint to Indiana in so many ways.  For the last two days, I spent a considerable amount of time talking on the radio (3p-6p on CBS Sports 1430) about IU basketball player Devin Davis being cited for weed possession.  Then I start reading about the University of [...]

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Indiana Basketball – Are misbehaving players trying to get Tom Crean fired?

by Kent Sterling Tom Crean is employed by Indiana University to execute a number of tasks, but they each fit under the umbrella of the running most visible and powerful marketing initiative IU has available to attract attention and students. Each player and coach of Indiana’s basketball team is a high profile representative of the [...]

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Breakfast with Kent – IU’s Devin Davis cited for pot; Taj Gibson loss dooms Bulls; 234 mph might pole speed at IMS

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Indiana Basketball – Jeremiah April transfer shows coaches should be punished for transfer levels

by Kent Sterling As Indiana had again oversigned recruits for the incoming freshman class, it was clear that a few Hoosiers would need to either transfer or declare for the NBA Draft.  Jeremiah April seemed a logical choice, and he cooperated by announcing last week that he would jump ship. April joins freshman Max Hoetzel [...]

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Breakfast with Kent – Rest keys Derrick Rose and Bulls; Starlin Castro still not producing; Jeremiah April’s transfer – not Creaning

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Breakfast with Kent – Colts looking at Gordon, NCAA may cut shot clock to :30; Cubs look like playoff team

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Breakfast with Kent – Malcom Brown would look good as Colt; Ryan Pedon to Butler; IHSAA transfer rules about to get sillier

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College Basketball – Of course NCAA will change transfer rules because they benefit players

by Kent Sterling When the NCAA decided to allow a graduate to transfer without being forced to sit out a year, I wondered how long it would be before the rule was rescinded because it allowed a measure of freedom for players. So I wasn’t surprised at all to read over the weekend that the [...]

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