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The ‘Last Box to Tick’ Makes Power the Indy 500 Champion

By Josh Roller

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS – For the first time, Australia is home to a winner of the Indianapolis 500. Will Power delivered the victory on Sunday to give team owner Roger Penske his 17th victory in the 102nd running. Power emerged after six lead changes in the last 25 laps to […]

Four Years Out, Indianapolis Prepares for Another Championship Night

By Jon Sauber | @JonSauber

Sports Capital Journalism Program

ATLANTA – Taking in the weekend of a College Football Playoff National Championship can be an intense experience.

Consuming it to try to improve it?

That’s exactly what Susan Baughman was here to do.

Baughman is the Senior Vice President of Strategy and Operations for Indiana […]

Michigan adjusts, goes inside to beat Louisville

By Michael Williams

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS — Basketball is a game of runs and adjustments. At halftime, Michigan coach John Beilein made the adjustment that the seventh-seeded Wolverines would need to secure the 73-69 upset over the second-seeded Louisville Cardinals.

The Cardinals came into the game with the 19th ranked perimeter defense, holding […]

Kentucky’s patience and defense lead to the Sweet 16

By Joe Spears

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS — For the second time in four years, the second round of the NCAA Tournament featured a game between John Calipari’s Kentucky Wildcats and Gregg Marshall’s Wichita State Shockers.

That’s where the similarities end though. Their first matchup featured the Shockers as a No. 1 seed losing […]

Beilein, Pitino compete for a spot in the Sweet 16

By Michael Williams

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS — Two schools with proud basketball traditions will square off in the second round of the 2017 NCAA Tournament.  Michigan and Louisville tip off on Sunday afternoon at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

The Michigan Wolverines are making the 22nd official NCAA Tournament appearance.  Five appearances have been removed […]