Celebrating 125 Years: Top Games in IU FB History
Aug. 25, 2009
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - In celebration of the 125th year of football at Indiana University, IUHoosiers.com will give Hoosier fans the opportunity to vote for the top 12 games in IU history. Each week during the regular season a game will be revealed, culminating in the No. 1 game in Hoosier lore the week of the Old Oaken Bucket Game.
A panel consisting of former Hoosier players and current football directors of operations Mark Deal and Harold Mauro, former Indiana radio analyst Max Skirvin, current "Voice of the Hoosiers" Don Fischer, current IU pre-game, post-game and halftime voice Joe Smith, Herald-Times reporter Lynn Houser, long-time Hoosier sports information director and current IU assistant athletic director Kit Klingelhoffer and long-time Herald-Times sports editor Bob Hammel deliberated and came up with a list of the top 33 all-time games.
Over the past two weeks, IUHoosiers.com revealed all 33 games. Fans now have the opportunity to vote for their choices by emailing their top 12 to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Here are the final nine games on the list:
Indiana 34 South Carolina 10
Indiana 45 Wisconsin 17
Indiana 24 Baylor 0
Indiana 33 Purdue 16
Indiana 34 Illinois 31
Oct. 2, 1999
Antwaan Randle El leads a fourth quarter comeback and guides the Hoosiers to victory in IU's first overtime game in program history.
Indiana 51 Minnesota 43
Indiana 63 Wisconsin 32
Indiana 31 Iowa 28
Indiana 27 Purdue 24
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