Every day, we'll take a quick look around the Indiana beat with a couple of stories that could be of interest to IU fans.
Here are the stories for Friday, Nov. 1, 2013
1. Justin Kenny of the Fort Wayne News Sentinel writes about James Blackmon Jr.'s decision. Indiana Daily Student gives his own predictions for what to expect from IU basketball this season. Blackmon going to IU2. Here is the story from Sean Morrison of the Fort Wayne Journal Gazette with another Fort Wayne perspective on Blackmon. Blackmon recommits to Indiana 3. Nathan Brown of the Indiana Daily Student has this notebook from Big Ten Basketball Media Day in Chicago. IU projected to finish middle of the Big Ten 4. Pete DiPrimio of the Fort Wayne News Sentinel writes about IU's defensive challenges Saturday against Minnesota. Indiana aims to out-tough Minnesota
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