Indiana is ranked 24th in the USA Today Coaches Poll that was announced today.
The Hoosiers return starting point guard Yogi Ferrell and Will Sheehey, but will have a young team with seven new players and sophomores such as Jeremy Hollowell in position to move up to being significant contributors.
Indiana, which lost top-four NBA draft picks Victor Oladipo and Cody Zeller from last season's team, is one of five Big Ten teams in the Top 25 and seven receiving votes.
Michigan State is ranked No. 2, Michigan No. 9, Ohio State 10th and Wisconsin 21st. Iowa and Illinois also received votes.
The Big Ten had the No. 1 RPI last season.