Collector’s note: Press passes are a unique piece of memorabilia, as many did not survive. Most often, passes were tossed after each game as a member of the media would receive a new pass each game. More often than not, those that did survive tend to be more from football games than basketball games. IU basketball press passes especially from the 1970’s and prior are rare and hard to come by.
With the departure of Jay Edwards (declaring for the NBA Draft), who was Indiana’s leading scorer at 20 ppg and a First Team All-American selection, the 1989-90 Hoosiers struggled to adjust. It was one of the youngest teams in the Bob Knight era.
Fortunately, a strong crop of sophomores and returning veterans would be able to bounce back. [Read more…] about 1991 Indiana v Michigan Press Pass