The Eyes of the Basketball World Turn to Indiana! 

All eyes are on Indiana in March as the state prepares to host the NCAA men’s basketball tournament. As Indiana shines in the national spotlight, we have everything you need to know. Tourney Time is your hub for tournament information, basketball history, amazing cuisine and attractions, and a special Best of Indiana voting! Plus, don't miss our rankings of Indiana's all-time best college basketball players. 

Where is Indiana's Best High School Gym?

In 49 other states, it's just basketball. Not here. Indiana holds many of the largest and best high school gyms in the world. We decided it was time to find out which one is the Best of Indiana. Is it the famed New Castle Fieldhouse? Is it the historic Hatchet House in Washington? Or is it another incredible gym? Vote daily!


Put the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame on Your Basketball Bucket List

The Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame is located less than 20 minutes from The Hoosier Gym. This 14,000 square foot museum is full of memorabilia and interactive displays about basketball in the state. The Hall of Fame features inductees such as Oscar Robertson, Larry Bird, Bob Knight, John Wooden, and many more. See the whole bucket list.


All You Need To Know For Gameday at the Tournament Arenas

The NCAA Tournament is taking place in 7 different arenas around Indiana. You'll find incredible cuisine, fun attractions, and great people in each host city. See what makes these arenas and the surrounding areas so amazing. Plus, learn a little basketball history too. See all of our arena guides. 


Tamika Catchings is a Hoosier By Choice!

Recently selected for the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame, Tamika Catchings made a name for herself on the hardwood for the Tennessee Volunteers and Indiana Fever. After getting drafted by the Fever, Tamika quickly fell in love with the people and culture of Indiana and has never looked back. Tamika Catchings is a Hoosier by Choice! See more Basketball associated Hoosiers By Choice videos. 


Top 68 Men’s College Basketball Players from Indiana: #68 - #33

From Larry Bird to Oscar Robertson, many college basketball legends have their roots planted in Indiana. As a result, experts from Visit Indiana and the Basketball Hall of Fame selected and ranked the top 68 men’s college basketball players of all-time from Indiana. This includes players who were born, raised, and/or attended high school in the Hoosier state. The list will be released in three phases, with players #68-#33 now out! Keep coming back as we find out who tops the list! See the who made it. 



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Indiana Champions

The 2021 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament is taking place solely in the Hoosier state. The Indiana Destination Development Corporation is using this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to amplify Indiana's authentic story and communicate a positive perception of our state to a national audience. Many of our partners around the state have pledged to be an Indiana Champion to help share our message. See who is on the list and even pledge your organization to be an Indiana Champion!

See the Indiana Champions