Latest Indiana Hoosiers football News

After ending Top 25 drought, No. 24 Indiana chases new goals

Nov. 11, 2019 5:20 PM EST

Coach Tom Allen walked into Indiana's team meeting Monday and congratulated his players for ending one streak. He quickly urged them to start a new one. One day after No. 24 Indiana cracked the Top 25 for the first time in more than a quarter-century, the Hoosiers spent some time talking about what needs to be...

AP Top 25: LSU landslide No. 1; Minnesota jumps into top 10

Nov. 10, 2019 2:09 PM EST

LSU is an overwhelming No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll after beating Alabama in a 1-2 matchup, and Minnesota moved into the top 10 for the first time in 57 years. After two weeks of historically close voting at the top of poll, LSU received 54 first-place votes in the AP Top 25 presented by...

Hoosiers lose starting quarterback with season-ending injury

Nov. 5, 2019 6:29 PM EST

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana quarterback Michael Penix Jr. will miss the rest of the season with an injured right shoulder. Penix hurt the joint between the collarbone and sternum during the first half of Saturday's victory over Northwestern. It's the same injury Kansas City Chiefs star Tyreek Hill...

Great Scott leads Indiana past Northwestern for 4th straight

Nov. 2, 2019 11:42 PM EDT

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Stevie Scott III was a smash hit in Indiana's Saturday night premiere. He ran around defenders. He overpowered defenders. He even fooled defenders. In the first November night game played in Bloomington, Scott stole the show with two touchdown runs and a 20-yard touchdown...

With Northwestern up next, Hoosiers keep focus on winning

Nov. 1, 2019 2:01 AM EDT

The Indiana Hoosiers are already eligible for a bowl game. It's not enough. With four games remaining, starting Saturday at home against Northwestern, players and coaches insist nothing has changed inside the locker room. They're still focused, still hungry, still trying to stack victories and rewrite history in...

Purdue, Nebraska looking for turnaround week amid tailspins

Nov. 1, 2019 2:01 AM EDT

Purdue and Nebraska took time this week to look long and hard at what's ailing their programs. Boilermakers coach Jeff Brohm emphasized the need to make corrections. Cornhuskers coach Scott Frost challenged his guys to play with more passion. On Saturday, everyone will find out whose message broke through. "There...

No. 14 Michigan on road to face struggling Terrapins

Oct. 31, 2019 9:29 AM EDT

Here's what to watch in the Big Ten this week: GAME OF THE WEEK No. 14 Michigan at Maryland It's probably a stretch to call this a trap game for the Wolverines (6-2, 3-2 Big Ten), but it does come on the heels of an impressive win over Notre Dame and before an open date and Nov. 9 meeting with in-state rival...

Indiana AD remark on Huskers' lack of respect baffles Frost

Oct. 28, 2019 4:26 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska coach Scott Frost said Monday he doesn't know what prompted Indiana athletic director Fred Glass to say the Cornhuskers' staff doesn't respect the Hoosiers' football program. Glass told The Indianapolis Star after the Hoosiers' 38-31 win in Lincoln on Saturday the victory was...

Bowl eligible Hoosiers try to turn attention to Northwestern

Oct. 28, 2019 3:37 PM EDT

The questions at Indiana are no longer about bowl eligibility. Instead, everyone wants to know how high they can go. Two days after beating Nebraska for the first time in 60 years and winning a crucial sixth game to become bowl eligible in October for the first time since 1993, the Hoosiers celebrated by going...

Ramsey's career day lifts Hoosiers over Cornhuskers 38-31

Oct. 26, 2019 8:22 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Indiana players started celebrating before the clock struck zeroes, and as they headed to the locker room they continued to whoop and holler. "We're going bowling," they yelled. Yes, they are. It's not even November, and the Hoosiers have achieved the six wins needed to play in a bowl...