IU signed Bill Lynch to a contract and Mike Sherman has been hired to run Texas A&M's football program. Two Irish opponents from this season, Chan Gailey of Georgia Tech and Ted Roof of Duke, were both fired.
Taylor was shot in the leg by an intruder attempting to break into his home in Palmetto Bay, a suburb of Miami. The bullet struck Taylor's femoral artery, causing the Pro Bowl defensive back to lose a great deal of blood.
After missing two straight days of practice with strep throat, junior running back Dustin White returned to action on Thursday. The Indians other RB, senior Jordan Taylor, once again sat out practice with a hamstring injury.