Celtics draft young scorers as they trudge into free agency
BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Celtics continued to amass more young talent via the NBA draft as they look to fortify a roster facing uncertainly with free agency looming.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Center Grove star Trayce Jackson-Davis has been named the IndyStar Mr. Basketball Award winner.
The announcement came during the newspaper's annual sports awards banquet...
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Romeo Langford says he will enter the NBA draft after playing just one season at Indiana.
The Hoosiers star guard told ESPN.com on Thursday he will make his decision...
Morgan leads Indiana past Rutgers 89-73
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — While addressing a near-capacity home crowd on Sunday, Indiana senior Juwan Morgan turned to his family and teammates and thanked them.
Illinois seeks revenge on Indiana
Indiana (15-14, 6-12) vs. Illinois (11-18, 7-11)
State Farm Center, Champaign, Illinois; Thursday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Illinois seeks revenge on Indiana after dropping the first...
Smith helps Indiana top No. 6 Michigan State 63-62
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana made enough big plays to squeak past Michigan State — again.
Indiana faces tough test vs No. 6 Michigan State
No. 6 Michigan State (23-5, 14-3) vs. Indiana (14-14, 5-12)
Assembly Hall, Bloomington, Indiana; Saturday, 12 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: No. 6 Michigan State presents a tough challenge for...
Langford scores 22, Hoosiers beat No. 19 Badgers in 2OT
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Romeo Langford gave Indiana the boost its been looking for for nearly two months.
The freshman guard made the go-ahead layup with under a second to go in the second...
No. 19 Wisconsin looks to extend streak vs Indiana
No. 19 Wisconsin (19-8, 11-5) vs. Indiana (13-14, 4-12)
Assembly Hall, Bloomington, Indiana; Tuesday, 9 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: No. 19 Wisconsin looks for its sixth straight win in the...
Langford helps Indiana down No. 6 Michigan State 79-75 in OT
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Coach Archie Miller earned his signature win at Indiana when no one outside the once-proud program saw it coming, especially when one of his best players went down with an injury.
Romeo Langford hit a go-ahead 3-pointer early in overtime and the Hoosiers ended a seven-game skid, taking advantage of No. 6 Michigan State's poor foul shooting for a 79-75 victory Saturday.
Eastern, Edwards lead Purdue past No. 25 Indiana 70-55
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Nojel Eastern delivered at both ends of the court, much to the delight of the Purdue fans at Mackey Arena.
Eastern had 10 points, 10 rebounds and stopped star freshman guard Romeo Langford, leading the Boilermakers past No. 25 Indiana 70-55 Saturday.
Carsen Edwards scored 20 points as the Boilermakers (12-6, 5-2 Big Ten) beat their in-state rivals for the fourth straight time.
Langford scores 28, No. 21 Indiana defeats Illinois 73-65
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana appeared to be in trouble against Illinois in its return from an 11-day layoff.
Then, the No. 21 Hoosiers' defense locked in and freshman Romeo Langford did the rest.
Langford scored a career-high 28 points, Juwan Morgan added 14 points and 10 rebounds and Indiana defeated Illinois 73-65 in a Big Ten matchup Thursday night. The Hoosiers (12-2, 3-0) have won seven straight games.
No. 22 Hoosiers rely on defense to get past Central Arkansas
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana guard Devonte Green spent November trying to get healthy. With Rob Phinisee about to miss time with injury, Green might get a chance to ramp up his minutes.
Green had six 3-pointers and 19 points in his most extensive action this season, freshman Romeo Langford recorded his second double-double, and No. 22 Indiana pulled away from Central Arkansas 86-53 on Wednesday.
Buzzer-beating 3 sends No. 25 Indiana past Butler 71-68
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana guard Devonte Green kept trying to make the designed play work as the final seconds ticked away Saturday.
His first option, Romeo Langford, couldn't break free. Green couldn't spot his second option, Juwan Morgan, through all the bodies.
Hoosiers use 2nd-half charge to rally past Louisville 68-67
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Archie Miller watched the Indiana Hoosiers make all the right plays late in Saturday's game.
He expects them to become more successful over the next few months.
Shortly after watching Romeo Langford score 21 points, Juwan Morgan add 15 and the Hoosiers use a late second-half charge to get past Louisville 68-67, Miller acknowledged his team has figured out a winning combination.
Langford leads Indiana to 64-62 win over Penn State
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Archie Miller was thankful his team could turn a sluggish start into an early, unbeaten advantage in the Big Ten.
Indiana's coach knows wins don't come easy in this league, especially for road teams that come out of the locker room flat like the Hoosiers did in their 64-62 win over Penn State on Tuesday night.
Indiana edges Northwestern 68-66 in Big Ten opener
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — The Indiana Hoosiers began conference play with a victory, defeating the visiting Northwestern Wildcats 68-66 on Saturday.
The Hoosiers (6-2, 1-0) were led by Romeo Langford's 20 points and Juwan Morgan's 17 points and 12 rebounds. The pair of stars each shot 8 of 13 from the field. Morgan left the game with an apparent right leg injury with 3:20 remaining and the Hoosiers leading 61-58.
Indiana rides comeback to turn away UC Davis, 76-62
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Juwan Morgan poured in 31 points and grabbed 10 rebounds and Indiana survived a scare from UC-Davis, using a late second-half run to pull away from the Aggies to take a 76-62 victory on Friday night.
Morgan was wildly efficient from all over the court, finishing 13 of 18, including 5 of 7 from 3-point range. The Hoosiers needed everything from Morgan, as evidenced by him playing every second of the contest.