The Score comes to you in a new roundup format. Featured is a local merchandising company, the Indy 500's latest commercial deal and a look at how technology has changed the way the Pacers condition their players. Plus, a look at the cost of attending The Masters.
While more than 1,500 people want Dan Dakich off ESPN's coverage of Indiana University, it appears there's a lot of support for the former IU player and coach in terms of ratings for his local radio show.
The NCAA for the first time this year is offering players in the Men's Final Four the same shopping spree-like experience offered to players in college football bowl games. Players in the Women's Final Four will not be offered the NCAA-sanctioned gift suite likely to include hundreds of dollars in items.
Indiana University basketball coach Tom Crean could earn bonuses totaling $635,000 if the Hoosiers find a way to win the NCAA national championship. He's already earned a hefty six-figure bonus for what his team has accomplished so far.
With a few helpful hints, local companies could actually use the annual NCAA men's basketball tournament to boost productivity. OneAmerica went so far as to unblock ESPN.com and encouraged employees to fill out brackets.
The per-session average for the men's Big Ten Conference basketball tournament hit a five-year low as IU, the tournament's No. 1 seed, lost its opener on Friday. Purdue's run to the final and Michigan State's strong following propped up the numbers.