Author Archives: Samuel DeVoe

College Athletes Deserve To Be Paid

It wasn’t always my opinion, but, today, in the new world of college athletics, the athletes deserved to be paid. If you would have asked me a few years ago if college athletes should be paid the answer would have been no, absolutely not. It didn’t seem ethical. It would be paying amateurs for something…

My Brief Thoughts on Indiana’s Loss and Should Victor Oladipo and Cody Zeller Turn Pro?

Pictured: Cody Zeller and Victor Oladipo. Photo courtesy of thestarpress.com I apologize for not writing an article on my thoughts after Indiana lost to Syracuse in the Sweet Sixteen last Thursday. To be honest, the fan in me came out and I was mad. I didn’t want to think about the game for a few days…

‘The WatSwat’ Propels Indiana to Victory

It wasn’t looking good for the Indiana Hoosiers on Sunday. Playing against a Temple Owls team that was able to slow the pace, simply put, Indiana looked vulnerable. With 2:56 left to play, Temple led Indiana 52-48 and, at that point, it seemed the season hinged on the outcome of every possession. Step on up, Christian…

Observations from Hoosiers win over Temple

The Indiana Hoosiers came into Sunday’s game against the Temple Owls as the heavy favorite. Nearly all the experts had picked the Hoosiers to advance, even though most acknowledged it wouldn’t be cakewalk. And it wasn’t. The Hoosiers defeated the Owls 58-52 in a hard-fought game, physical game in Dayton, Ohio led by Victor Oladipo’s…

March Madness: What You Need to Know

It’s that time of year again, March Madness, otherwise known as the best month of the year where you can call in sick to work and skip classes without any second thoughts. What’s not to like about that? The tournament never disappoints and this year promises to be crazy as ever. In a season where…