The Hoosiers secured their first tournament birth in 14 years and won their first tournament game in 33 years.
This is Indiana's fifth appearance in the tournament, and the first since 2002. Saturday's win marked the first tournament victory since 1983.
Indiana beat rival Kentucky Saturday night in Des Moines, advancing to the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2013.
As Kentucky and Indiana prepare for their clash on Saturday, Indiana athletes downplay the rivalry while magnifying the game's significance.
For many March means the NCAA Basketball Tournament is in full swing.
The player returned to Indianapolis for a press conference Friday. The Colts will honor him by retiring his No. 18.
Watching the games with co-workers can increase feelings of camaraderie.
Indiana trounced Chattanooga in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, advancing to the Round of 32.
Nearly 20 percent of Hoosier fans used foul language when talking about their team on Twitter.
The Indianapolis Motor Speedway isn't revealing many details of how it will mark the 100th running of the Indy 500, but it's promising a series of extra events.