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IU Insider Blog: Schedule Analysis

IU Insider Blog: Schedule Analysis

Want a behind the scenes look at how the schedule comes together? Hopefully when I break it down you'll get a better feel for how difficult it can be to schedule less than cupcake opponents in the non-conference season.

The long-awaited Indiana basketball schedule is out. It's not like there were a lot of surprises. Most of the non-conference slate had already been leaked out. The only two games left to be announced were Chicago State (we had been told the opener would be Nov. 8 but hadn't learned the opponent) and Samford on Nov. 15. That one has a special feel to it because Tom Crean's long time assistant coach... Recommended Stories

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