(Indiana Sports Beat)
BLOOMINGTON, Indiana – Indiana University men’s basketball coach Archie Miller has announced that senior Devonte Green and junior Al Durham, in a vote by their teammates, have been named team captains for the 2019-20 season. “Being a team captain comes with great responsibility,” said Miller. “You lead by example on the floor every day with your work ethic and in the locker room by not being afraid to hold your teammates accountable in representing the standards we expect when you wear Indiana across your chest. Devonte and Al have earned the respect of their teammates and coaching staff.” Green is in his fourth year with the Hoosiers and is the top returning scorer for IU averaging 9.4 points and 85 assists. He also led the team shooting 41.0% from three-point range. He has played in 91 career games.
Durham is in his third year in the program and 8.3 points with 54 assists. He also led the team in free throw shooting averaging 73.6% from the free throw line. He has started 39 games in two seasons. The Hoosiers will begin practice today. They open the season at home, November 5, against Western Illinois.