Gov. Mike Pence appointed the captain of IU's undefeated 1976 NCAA championship team to a three-year term on the board overseeing the university.
Trump has previously mentioned his desire for a Knight endorsement.
Center Thomas Bryant announced he will be returning to Indiana for his sophomore season next fall.
This is Indiana's fifth appearance in the tournament, and the first since 2002. Saturday's win marked the first tournament victory since 1983.
Nearly 20 percent of Hoosier fans used foul language when talking about their team on Twitter.
The conference tournament in Indianapolis could produce an in-state showdown between old men's basketball rivals Indiana and Purdue.
This is Indiana's second Big 10 Title win in four years.
A ruling from the IN Supreme Court changes the way sex offenders register in Indiana. And, a recently-passed bill will impact small chicken and turkey farms.
Indiana University's Surplus Store will auction off the turnstiles one-by-one through the last week of March Madness.
Single-digit temperatures have stymied efforts to mass-kill infected flocks.