After becoming one of the only two teams to defeat national champion Kentucky last year, Indiana now finds itself with the preseason No. 1 bulls-eye on its own chest. Like last year’s Wildcats, one of the Hoosiers’ major assets for 2012-13 will be a collection of players who can contribute in many different facets of the game.
Unsurprisingly, one of the most multi-faceted Hoosiers is also the team’s flat-out best player: Cody Zeller. The star center made his name as a scorer and rebounder in his freshman season, but he’s also the toughest defender IU has.
Read on for more on Zeller and the rest of the most multi-talented athletes on coach Tom Crean’s roster for next season.