The senators say newspapers in the state have been using the term since 1826.
Center Thomas Bryant announced he will be returning to Indiana for his sophomore season next fall.
Indiana will play North Carolina in the Sweet Sixteen on Friday.
Nearly 20 percent of Hoosier fans used foul language when talking about their team on Twitter.
How will a bill affect a proposed Bloomington ordinance that would ban plastic bags? And Joe Hren joins Hoosier fans for the game tonight.
Hoosiers head coach,Tom Crean and several IU and Purdue players picked up Big Ten honors.
This is Indiana's second Big 10 Title win in four years.
Prices are expected to climb even higher during the remaining auctions.
The Hoosiers will play their first game on September 1st in Miamia, FL against Florida International University.
Indiana Newsdesk takes a look back in our 'History Through Headlines' segment.