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Preseason No. 1 team delights at 'Hoosier Hysteria'

Indiana's Victor Oladipo

Indiana Scrimmages at "Hoosier Hysteria"

Indiana held its “Hoosier Hysteria” on Saturday night at Assembly Hall. Always a big draw, the event was even more anticipated this year as the Hoosiers, fresh off an impressive Sweet 16 season, are ranked No. 1 in several preseason national polls. The exciting Hoosiers did not disappoint the rabid Indiana faithful Saturday. Watch their scrimmage now and see the rest of the night’s highlights in this post.Victor Oladipo dunk over seven people now and see the rest of the highlights in this post.

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Player Rankings: No. 7 Drew Crawford

Northwestern's Drew Crawford

Drew Crawford Dunk Against Michigan

BTN.com’s Brent Yarina is in the middle of unveiling his 2012-13 preseason Big Ten Player Rankings one by one. The countdown goes in reverse order, of course, and each installment includes player stats and one video highlight from last season. Once the season starts, Yarina will release a weekly Player Rankings every Monday. Up next: Northwestern’s Drew Crawford.

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Relive Iowa's 'Midnight Madness' event

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Iowa's Kali Peschel is a Ball Spinner

It was a festive Friday night in Iowa city as the Iowa men’s and women’s basketball team held their “Black & Gold Blowout” event as part of the traditional “Midnight Madness.” See video highlights in this post, including a clip of Iowa men’s coach Fran McCaffrey and Iowa women’s coach Lisa Bluder each arriving in style. Other clips include a guided tour of the renovations at Carver-Hawkeye Arena and Iowa women’s basketball player Kali Peschel and her younger sisters showing off their spinning skills.

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Player Rankings: No. 8 Keith Appling

Michigan State's Keith Appling

BTN.com’s Brent Yarina is unveiling his 2012-13 preseason Big Ten Player Rankings one by one. The countdown goes in reverse order, of course, and each installment includes player stats and one video highlight from last season. Once the season starts, Yarina will release a weekly Player Rankings every Monday. Up next: Michigan State’s Keith Appling.

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Watch Indiana, Iowa 'Midnight Madness' events

Basketballs are lined up on a rack. Mandatory Credit: Greg Bartram-US PRESSWIRE

Tailgate 48: Cody Zeller and Christian Watford

Attention Iowa and Indiana basketball fans: Your school’s version of “Midnight Madness” can be seen live on the Big Ten Digital Network. Iowa’s “Black & Gold Blowout” is Friday, Oct. 19 at 9 p.m. ET and Indiana’s “Hoosier Hysteria” is Saturday, Oct. 20 at 7 p.m. ET. Also, BTN.com will clip the best portions of each event just like we did for Michigan State, Minnesota and Purdue last week, and then post them the day after each event.

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Player Rankings: No. 9 Branden Dawson

Branden Dawson

Branden Dawson Dunk

BTN.com web editor Brent Yarina is unveiling his 2012-13 preseason Big Ten Player Rankings one by one. The countdown goes in reverse order, of course, and each installment includes player stats and one video highlight from last season. Once the season starts, Yarina will release a weekly Player Rankings every Monday. Up next: Michigan State’s Branden Dawson.

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Clothes Call: The latest on Big Ten hoops uniforms

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Tom Izzo - Midnight Madness Entrance (2012)

We’re just a couple weeks away from the official tip of the 2012-13 college basketball season. With three teams ranked in the top 5 of the preseason Coaches Poll, the Big Ten is expected to be the nation’s premier conference. But before the season tips, Clothes Call wanted to take a look at some of the uniform changes Big Ten fans can expect to see this season.

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