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Keith Smart takes the shot that gave Indiana a 74-73 victory over Syracuse in the 1987 NCAA championship game at the Louisiana Superdome.  (BILL HABERSTF)

Smart's shot gave Hoosiers 5th title

Keith Smart will always have a prominent place in Indiana lore.

April 7, 2020 1:00 am

Fiacable commits to IU

Fort Wayne native Vinny Fiacable, who will be a senior at Bishop Dwenger in the fall, announced Monday that he has committed to play...

April 6, 2020 5:40 pm

NCAA Championship Indiana guard Isiah Thomas had 23 points in the 1981 national championship game against North Carolina at the Spectrum in Philadelphia. He earned Most Outstanding Player honors for the NCAA Tournament as the Hoosiers captured their fourth national title. (Associated Press) (STF)

'81 Hoosiers overcame poor start to season

On Dec. 30, 1980, Indiana lost to Pan-American 66-60 to fall to 7-5 in their nonconference schedule, including 0-3 against ranked...

April 6, 2020 1:00 am

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Indiana's 1976 senior class – from left, Bobby Wilkerson, Tom Abernathy, Scott May, Jim Crews and Quinn Buckner – poses with some of the hardware the team won that season, which ended in a national title. 

Unbeaten Hoosiers still hold special place

In the rafters at Assembly Hall in Bloomington hang the five national championship banners the basketball team has captured in its...

April 5, 2020 1:00 am

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FreeFreshmen-to-be football players forced to adjust

Spring is the period in the football calendar when teams and players put in work behind closed doors that will not show up on the field...

April 4, 2020 1:00 am