Premiering on 9.1 WNIN PBS Thursday 1/16/14 at 7pm.
Repeats on 9.1: 1/16 at 11pm, 1/17 at 3am, and 1/19 at 9:30am
In Bloomington in 1900, seven young athletes came together to represent Indiana University in a game of basketball. Over 100 years later, this one of a kind tradition has yielded 5 NCAA championships, 20 Big 10 titles and 8 Final Four appearances. Yet beyond the victories, Hoosier basketball has forged a global bond amont students, alumni, faculty and fans that simply cannot be broken. From the first glass backgoards in 1917, to the last undefeated NCAA men's basketball champion in 1976, the Hoosiers carry forth a tradition that is unsurpassed in collegiate sports.
Now you can relive the rich history of this historic basketball program in Hoosier Rising, the definitive documentary on the past and present of Indiana University Men's Basketball. Count down the top teams and players of all time with an elite panel of IU experts. Bask in the resurgence of this national contending team. The cream and crimson flows here in a dramatic and inspiring fasion that will make us all stand up and declare ourselves Hoosiers.
Go behind the scenes with footage and interviews with people closest to Indiana University Men's Basketball - and live what Hoosier Nation is all about!