Tag Archives: Old Oaken Bucket

Might cost a little money – but moving Bucket Game to Lucas Oil Stadium makes sense
August 21, 2019

Because the Old Oaken Bucket Game between Indiana and Purdue is played on the Saturday following Thanksgiving, both IU and Purdue students are home for the long weekend rather than in Bloomington and West Lafayette. That’s the argument for moving the Bucket Game from a rotating home and home series to Lucas Oil Stadium.  If […]

Indiana going bowling after third straight Bucket game win; Kevin Wilson will return
November 28, 2015

Indiana athletic director Fred Glass hasn’t said that football coach Kevin Wilson will return for a sixth season, but after securing bowl eligibility in West Lafayette this afternoon, it’s a certainty. At the time I am writing this, no firm invitation has been issued by a bowl to Indiana, but that is a certainty as […]