- Looking past Northwestern for just one moment (Inside the Hall)
What does Verdell Jones III have to do to get Big Ten player of the week honors? (Hoosiers Insider | The Indianapolis Star)
Probably, he has to win at least one of the games during the week. No, it's not entirely a team award, but it seems reasonable.
Jones pacing IU's offense (The Journal Gazette, Fort Wayne, Ind.)
"He's continued to improve at a very high rate on all sides. The last (three) games, he's not only our leading scorer, but he's our leading assist guy," IU coach Tom Crean said. "And he's doing a very good job of moving the ball, finding people. When he has the ball in his hands, something good happens in the sense of creating for somebody else or getting to the rim or making a shot. That's very important for us. "
- Indiana recruiting analysis (College Football Nation Blog - ESPN)