Tag Archives: Indiana Basketball

Fred Glass interview revealed some things about IU hoops and class in leadership
April 1, 2017

Firing someone is never easy.  Whether done for financial or qualitative reasons, making the call to fundamentally change the life of a person in your charge – and his or her family – is tough. It’s not just hard because of the upheaval it causes the person being told to scram.  Termination is the final […]

Tom Crean is going to be fine – save your sympathy for someone else
March 17, 2017

Let’s not waste our empathy on Tom Crean. Yeah, he was fired yesterday, and that’s never pleasant for a person.  I’m sure hearing the news for Crean was an unpleasant and emotional moment, but is it really a worth an outpouring of sympathy from fans and pundits? People making $28,000 a year are downsized every […]

Indiana Basketball – Tom Crean does right thing when a fan mocks
March 11, 2017

Tom Crean saved his best coaching move until the clock read zeroes after Indiana was eliminated from the Big Ten Tournament, and thus from contention for a spot in the NCAA Big Dance. These are tough times for Crean.  He would like to remain the coach at Indiana, but there is a significant sect of […]

Indiana going to the NIT, and fans dazed by decade and a half of mediocrity
March 11, 2017

So now Indiana fans look ahead to Selection Sunday to find out where the Hoosiers will play in the NIT. After the false promise built on the spindly legs of early season victories against Kansas and North Carolina, the Hoosiers backtracked into a season where on-court confusion was such a consistent presence, it appeared to […]