Zach Osterman, Indianapolis Star

Zach Osterman

Indianapolis Star

Indianapolis, IN, United States

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Recent:
  • Indianapolis Star
  • The Courier-Journal
  • Detroit Free Press
Past:
  • USA TODAY
  • North Jersey News
  • The Clarion-Ledger
  • The Star Press
  • Palladium-Item
  • C&P Top News

Recent articles by Zach:

Indiana has 'no concerns' about Romeo Langford eligibility amid latest Nike allegations

A motion filed in federal court by Michael Avenatti alleged that Nike was willing to direct $20,000 to Langford to play in Nike’s grassroots program. → Read More

Indiana football's QB competition still has no winner — and time is running out

There's the the veteran, Peyton Ramsey; the explosive Michael Penix; and the pedigreed Jack Tuttle. Tom Allen has to make a choice on Hoosiers' QB. → Read More

Anthony Leal becomes latest in-state prospect to pick Indiana basketball

The Bloomington South guard is the No. 1 player in the state in 2020 class per 247Sports and joins AAU teammate Trey Galloway in IU's class. → Read More

Anthony Leal becomes latest in-state prospect to pick Indiana basketball

The Bloomington South guard is the No. 1 player in the state in 2020 class per 247Sports and joins AAU teammate Trey Galloway in IU's class. → Read More

IU was Jerome Johnson's only FBS offer. Now the small-town Mississippi big man is repaying Tom Allen's faith

Now a 294-pound redshirt junior DT, Johnson has traveled a path at IU from relative obscurity to big expectations over the past 3 ½ years. → Read More

'Mind Your Banners' returns with in-depth IU basketball, football talk

Zach Osterman and Chronic Hoosier discuss Hoosiers hoops recruiting the hopes for returning to a bowl game. → Read More

IU's Reese Taylor makes his move: He's switching from quarterback to cornerback

Reese Taylor's QB experience gives him an advantage: “I can read a quarterback’s eyes, head, the way they’ll throw the ball,” he says. → Read More

IU basketball recruiting: Anthony Leal cuts his list to two, will decide soon

Bloomington South senior guard could follow friend Trey Galloway and commit to Hoosiers → Read More

Insider: Handing over defense is IU coach Tom Allen's boldest, most important move yet

IU coach Tom Allen is surrendering his role as defensive coordinator for his health and because Kane Wommack is ready to step in → Read More

Insider: Breaking down IU football's special teams

Can Reese Taylor replicate the explosiveness J-Shun Harris gave the Hoosiers on punts? → Read More

Insider: Examining the important questions at each position group for IU football

The IU defense will be led by a deep, talented defensive backfield as it tries to improve on back-to-back 5-7 records → Read More

Recruitment finished, IU commit Trey Galloway has eyes on state title in 2020

Trey Galloway has sights set on state title in 2020, before heading to IU. → Read More

Breaking down IU football offense: One key question at each position

This will be Peyton Ramsey’s third quarterback battle in college. Can he win again? → Read More

Trey Galloway becomes IU basketball's first 2020 commit

One of the state's top prospects, Trey Galloway led Culver Academy to the Class 3A state title as a sophomore and back to the title game last season. → Read More

Bloomington South guard Anthony Leal includes IU basketball in final 2

Indiana offered Leal in the spring and has made him a priority since. → Read More

IU football's back-to-back top 50 recruiting classes 'came here to change this place'

IU football's 'new wave' freshman class ready to change Hoosiers' fortunes. → Read More

Big Ten football bold predictions: Michigan gets to title game ... and loses?

Big Ten football writers in the USA TODAY Sports Network predict what will happen in the conference this season, including Michigan stumbling in Indy. → Read More

Big Ten media days are over. Here are our top takeaways

USA TODAY Sports Network writers offer their top takeaway from Big Ten media days in Chicago. → Read More

Talent infusion, improved depth has Tom Allen betting on his IU football team like never before

Forced to play young players, IU suffered its lumps last year. Coach Tom Allen sees a world where his youth movement pays off starting this fall. → Read More

Osterman: This is why I am Liverpool

On Friday, Liverpool will be in South Bend. For any readers who follow Zach Osterman on Twitter, you know he's a die-hard Liverpool fan. Here's why. → Read More