Category: Tom Crean

Victor Oladipo is Leaving Indiana With a Lot of Good Memories

Friday, April 12th, 2013

When Victor Oladipo arrived at Indiana, the program was going through a transition. Tom Crean had just gotten there two seasons earlier and he was trying to bring the Hoosiers back to relevance. In Oladipo's first season, he played sporadically. Getting just 18 minutes per game, Oladipo averaged only 7.4 ...

Tom Crean Calls His Spat With a Michigan Assistant Coach a “Professional Misunderstanding”

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

Normally after a coach wins an outright conference championship, there is jubilation. Not with Indiana coach Tom Crean this past weekend, though. After an exciting, hard-fought game that went down to the wire between Michigan and Indiana, Crean got into a spat with Michigan assistant coach Jeff Meyer. Crean has done ...

Indiana Hoosiers Show Why They’re No. 1 With Victory at Michigan State

Thursday, February 21st, 2013

With the recent results, it's almost more of a news story when the No. 1 college basketball team in the country wins than it is when it loses. Regardless, Tuesday night's game was going to be a big story as Indiana and Michigan State squared off in a battle of ...

Tom Crean and His Indiana Hoosiers Gear Up For a Battle With No. 1 Michigan

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Indiana earned a huge win this past Wednesday by defeating Purdue, 97-60. The No. 3 Hoosiers are set to take on the No. 1 Wolverines this Saturday in a much anticipated matchup. Tom Crean knows how important this upcoming conference matchup is. Crean also speaks very highly of Victor Oladipo. Tom Crean joined ...

Tom Crean Says His Hoosiers Haven’t Gotten Caught Up in the Lofty Expectations for This Season

Monday, October 15th, 2012

There are high expectations in Bloomington for the Indiana basketball team this season. The Hoosiers are coming off a season where they finished with 27 wins, notched a signature win against Kentucky and finished in the Top 15 of the USA Today/Coaches Poll. This year they head into the season ...

Tom Crean Says Both Kentucky and Indiana Have Improved Since Their First Meeting

Monday, March 19th, 2012

Kentucky is loaded with McDonald’s All-Americans, they have the best player in college basketball in Anthony Davis, they are the clear favorites to win college basketball’s National Championship, and they have lost just two games all season long. The team that handed the Wildcats their first loss of the season ...

Tom Crean’s Indiana Hoosiers Notch a Third Victory Over a Top-Five Team

Thursday, March 1st, 2012

Parts of the Big Ten season certainly haven't been kind to the Indiana Hoosiers. They lost three straight at one point, a stretch that included games against Nebraska and Minnesota. On Tuesday, however, they once again proved that they can play with the best teams in the country, taking down ...

Tom Crean Explains His Goofy Reaction to Indiana’s Last-Second Victory

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

The reaction at Assembly Hall when Christian Watford hit his last-second 3-pointer was pretty awesome. With the Indiana Hoosiers dropping the No. 1 team in the country in that fashion, it was pure pandemonium. At least for everyone but Tom Crean. The Hoosiers coach had an equally memorable reaction, but ...