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IUPUI

Matt Bos Stepping Down as IUPUI Swimming Coach

For the third time in school history, IUPUI will be looking for a new men’s and women’s head swimming coach. This comes after Matt Bos, who’s been head coach the last eight years, announced his resignation due to family relocation, which is effective May 10. Hired on May 24, 2011, Coach Bos ...


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NBA

Pondering the Pacers: Smart’s Injury Works in Indy’s Favor

Can Marcus Smart swing a playoff series? No. Does he scare opposing defenses? No. But will the Celtics feel his absence in the first round against the Pacers? Absolutely. Smart is the type of player that every team would love to have. He’s one of those guys with an irrational confidence and a pesky ...


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IUPUI

Rugby Captain Ushers in Era of Success

“Rugby is more than just a sport. It’s a lifestyle, actually.” Levi Hawk, a junior studying social studies and special education at IUPUI, is all about rugby. He has played for twelve years. Hawk got into the sport because he wanted to play something other than baseball in the spring. He had ...


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NBA

Pondering the Pacers: Bring on the Celtics

It’s Game 7 of the 2018 Eastern Conference Finals. Jayson Tatum just baptized LeBron James, the roof of the TD Garden is about to blow, and Brad Stevens is flexing a Jimmy Neutron-esque IQ. The Boston Celtics came within one game of the NBA Finals with a 20-year-old rookie as their best player, ...


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College Basketball

Hoosier State Hoops: Indiana Still Fighting in NIT

The Indiana Hoosiers still have a season going on despite not making the tournament for the third season in a row. The Hoosiers were selected as a No. 1 seed in the NIT and have taken off from there. The NIT run started against St. Francis (PA) Tuesday, who came into the NIT with an 18-14 record. Indiana ...


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NBA

Pondering the Pacers: Ranking Pacers Coaches since Larry Bird

You might not realize it, but the Indiana Pacers have been one of the most stable organizations over the past 20 years when it comes to head coaches. In the 22 year span from 1997 to 2019, the Pacers have only had six coaches. That's pretty impressive. In light of Nate McMillan's outstanding job last ...


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College Basketball

Hoosier State Hoops: Purdue Headed to NCAA Tournament

The NCAA Tournament is finally here and the No. 3 seed Purdue Boilermakers are playing Thursday night at 9:50 PM against the 14 seed Conference USA Tournament Champions, Old Dominion. Purdue, after losing to Minnesota in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals, 73-69, will look to get their offense going ...


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NFL

On the clock: NFL Mock Draft 2.0, Picks 17-32

With the 2019 Scouting Combine in the rearview mirror, the NFL is one step closer to the main event of the offseason: the NFL Draft. As general managers and coaches evaluate the incoming talent, so does On The Clock.  Post-Combine, Mock Draft 2.0 features dramatic player movement on the draft board, ...


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sports

Pacers Want To Stay, Indy Eleven Want a Stadium

The Indiana Senate has approved a bill that will provide the Capital Improvement Board (CIB) an estimated $8.5 million in extra revenue and give the Indiana Pacers a 25-year lease extension to stay in Indianapolis. Language to fund a $150 million, 20,000 seat soccer stadium to attract a Major League ...


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NBA

Pondering the Pacers: McMillan is Coach of the Year Material

There aren’t many coaches who’ve had to deal with what Nate McMillan has this season. Usually, if your best player goes down, you might just pack it in and say “well, on to next year.” But not Nate. Since Victor Oladipo was lost for the season, McMillan has guided the Pacers to a 22-11 record ...


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NFL

On the Clock: NFL Mock Draft 2.0, Picks 1-16

With the 2019 Scouting Combine in the rearview mirror, the NFL is one step closer to the main event of the offseason: the NFL Draft. As general managers and coaches evaluate the incoming talent, so does On The Clock. Post-Combine, Mock Draft 2.0 features dramatic player movement on the draft board, ...


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NFL

On the Clock: NFL Mock Draft 1.0, Picks 21-32

21.Seattle Seahawks (10-6) - Jonah Williams, OT, Alabama Team Needs: OG, FS, DE Since 2014, the Seahawks have needed to rework their offensive line. Since 2014, the Seahawks have ignored that need. In this mock draft, it’s a different story in 2019. In an attempt to lighten Russell Wilson’s load ...


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IUPUI

Victoria Lipscomb: Commitment to Excellence

If you take a trip up interstate-69 headed northwest from Indianapolis, past the glacial cut rivers of Fort Wayne and through the rolling hills just outside the Capitol region of Michigan, you will find yourself in the cozy town of East Lansing, population 48,844. This town raised IUPUI’s assistant ...


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NBA

Pondering the Pacers: Assessing Potential Playoff Matchups

Believe it or not, the Indiana Pacers haven’t shifted in the standings since Victor Oladipo’s injury. The Pacers are one of only six teams in the NBA with 40 or more wins, a group that includes the Bucks, Raptors, Warriors, 76ers, and Nuggets. That is some stellar company for a team that is lacking ...

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