ESPN 100 SG backs off Indiana pledge

It was a difficult call to make. Shooting guard James Blackmon Jr. (Marion, Ind./Marion), an in-state player who committed to Indiana before he ever played a high school game, had to tell Tom Crean he needs more time to think about his pledge. Blackmon is no longer committed to Indiana, but the relationship isn’t over and he may be a Hoosier in time.