Chad Ford provides the latest intel on which players are entering the 2016 NBA draft and which are staying put.
2016 ScheduleAll times ET
- 11/13W 88-49
- 11/16W 102-76
- 11/19W 86-65
- 11/23L 82-78
- 11/24W 83-73
- 11/25L 72-69
- 11/30W 112-70
- 12/27L 94-74
- 12/5W 92-59
- 12/9W 90-65
- 12/12W 105-60
- 12/19W 80-73
- 12/22W 99-72
- 12/30W 79-72
- 1/2W 79-69
- 1/5W 59-58
- 1/10W 85-60
- 1/16W 70-63
- 1/19W 103-69
- 1/23W 89-57
- 1/26L 82-79
- 1/30W 74-68
- 2/2W 80-67
- 2/6L 68-63
- 2/114W 85-78
- 2/148L 88-69
- 2/17W 80-64
- 2/2017W 77-73
- 2/25W 74-47
- 3/116W 81-78
- 3/614W 80-62
- 3/11L 72-69
- 3/1712W 99-74
- 3/194W 73-67
- 3/251L 101-86
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Indiana guard James Blackmon Jr., who averaged 15.8 points in 13 games before being injured last season, has withdrawn from the NBA draft.
It's decision day for two Hoosiers
James Blackmon Jr. and Troy Williams, two of Indiana's top performers last season, have until midnight to decide whether to stay in the NBA draft or return to Bloomington.
Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider
Official decisions left (14 remain) before tonight's 11:59 deadline: Roscoe Allen (Stanford); James Blackmon (Indiana), Jaron Blossomgame (Clemson), Isaiah Briscoe (Kentucky), Tyler Dorsey (Oregon), Nikola Jovanovic (USC), Marcus Lee (Kentucky), Chinanu Onuaku (Louisville), Alec Peters (Valpo), Pascal Siakam (NM State), Caleb Swanigan (Purdue), Melo Trimble (Maryland), Andrew White (Nebraska), Troy Williams (Indiana).
Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider
Official decisions coming tomorrow for about 20 players who have tested the waters: Roscoe Allen (Stanford); James Blackmon (Indiana), Jaron Blossomgame (Clemson), Isaiah Briscoe (Kentucky), Dillon Brooks (Oregon), Tyler Dorsey (Oregon), Josh Hart (Villanova), Nikola Jovanovic (USC), Marcus Lee (Kentucky), Malik Newman (Miss St), Chinanu Onuaku (Louisville), Alec Peters (Valpo), Pascal Siakam (NM State), Caleb Swanigan (Purdue), Melo Trimble (Maryland), Andrew White (Nebraska), Isaiah Whitehead (Seton Hall), Troy Williams (Indiana).
Michigan State-Duke in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge will pit two of the best recruiting classes in the nation. Here's a look at all the games.
The ACC/Big Ten Challenge will be highlighted by Duke's tilt with Michigan State and Indiana's showdown with North Carolina.
What's the best fit for Williams?
Troy Williams Jr. averaged 13.3 points, 5.8 rebounds and made 35 percent of his 3s this past season. But his consistency was a point of concern for NBA executives, writes Jeff Goodman. Will they stay or will they go (Insider)
Big Ten coaches and administrators generally agree that the transfer situation has spiraled out of control, especially with graduate transfers who are immediately eligible at their new schools.
Report: Williams still split on draft decision
Indiana forward Troy Williams played well through two scrimmages at the NBA combine, averaging 8.5 points and four rebounds in the two matchups. Next up for the junior is a workout for the Pacers on Tuesday and workouts for the Los Angeles teams on Wednesday and Thursday, reports Jeff Greer. The Courier-Journal
Last season ended in tears, but that heartbreak, Thomas Bryant's return and Tom Crean's recruiting is what can carry the Hoosiers to new heights.
Villanova's scoring barrages in the NCAA tournament were nearly off the charts and rival the best outings of the past decade, including blowouts by Ohio State, Syracuse and, yes, even DePaul.
Will Williams help Hoosiers win?
He'll have to return to the team in order to do that, and therein lies the problem for Indiana. WIlliams is testing the NBA waters, while the Hoosiers are hoping he returns to Bloomington. Draft decisions that could change CBB (Insider)
Some potential NBA draft picks have not hired agents, and their decisions to go pro or return to school will seriously change the outlook for these college basketball teams.
Indiana guard James Blackmon Jr. says he will enter the NBA draft but will not hire an agent.
Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer
Indiana freshman OG Anunoby is not declaring for the NBA Draft and will return to the Hoosiers.
Hoosiers didn't help Dickie V's bracket
En route to beating rival Kentucky, Indiana busted at least one noteworthy bracket. It's doubtful Tom Crean & Co. are too worried about that. Vitale's Sweet 16 moments
Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer
Indiana announces that junior forward Troy Williams will declare for the NBA Draft, but will not hire an agent. He can return to school if he chooses.
2017 Bracketology: No. 4 Seeds
- East: Oklahoma Sooners
- West: Wisconsin Badgers
- South: Indiana Hoosiers
- Midwest: Seton Hall Pirates
Indiana's Bryant to return to school
Thomas Bryant will return to Bloomington for his sophomore season, sources told ESPN's Jeff Goodman. The 6-foot-10 Bryant averaged 11.9 points and 5.8 rebounds per game last season for the Hoosiers -- and was considered a first-round pick, according to several NBA executives.
Thomas Bryant has opted against declaring for the NBA draft and will return to Indiana for his sophomore season, the school announced.
Duke, Kentucky and Villanova are Las Vegas' early favorites to win the 2017 national championship.
What will Indiana look like in 2016-17?
The NBA draft could determine the destiny of the Hoosiers next season. If neither Troy Williams nor Thomas Bryant return -- the latter especially -- the Hoosiers will still be a competitive Big Ten team. But if either or both come back, title contention is totally in play. Way-Too-Early Top 25
Villanova captured its second national title when Kris Jenkins hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer to beat North Carolina. Where do the 2016 Wildcats rank on the list of other NCAA tournament champs?
Archie Dees, who led the Indiana Hoosiers to back-to-back Big Ten titles in 1957 and '58, died Monday at age 80.
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