Indiana Hoosier fans got disappointing—but not altogether unexpected—news during the NBA draft early entry period. The departures of Cody Zeller and Victor Oladipo made the Hoosiers' quest to repeat as Big Ten champions that much more difficult.
With next season's roster much more firm than it was a month ago, the weaknesses are more pronounced than they were one year ago.
At that time, a hyped recruiting class was going to make the Hoosiers a 10-deep juggernaut, with Tom Crean simply running gifted athletes out in waves.
This offseason, those freshmen have some work to do and a new crop of rookies will find much more weight placed on its collective shoulders.
There are some sizable concerns entering next season. Let's examine a few.