Indiana Basketball: State of the Program (short thoughts prior to Big Ten play)

Ahead of Indiana’s first game in the 2022-2023 Big Ten season visiting the Scarlet Knights, I wanted to take a moment and reflect on the overall state of the Indiana basketball program, with the Hoosiers now 7-0 with two impressive wins already under their belt. The Hoosiers have placed upon themselves lofty expectations, so far everything has gone according to plan for the 2022-2023 season. … Continue reading Indiana Basketball: State of the Program (short thoughts prior to Big Ten play)

Bacot may be an All-American, but Trayce is THE All-American! (Indiana-UNC short postgame thoughts)

Final score out of Bloomington, Indiana Hoosiers 77 – North Carolina Tar Heels 65. Well Indiana found itself in foul trouble, and took the court only to show that no matter who they’ve got on the court this season they will be playing relentless, smash-mouth defense. Utilizing depth in route to the victory, Indiana showed a toughness today. A toughness that is bleeding through this … Continue reading Bacot may be an All-American, but Trayce is THE All-American! (Indiana-UNC short postgame thoughts)

Business as usual, as the Hoosiers beat the JSU Tigers 90-51. (Indiana basketball short postgame thoughts)

Final out of Bloomington: Indiana Hoosiers 90 – Jackson State 51 The Indiana Hoosiers were able to rightfully handle the Jackson State Tigers. Leaving little doubt, the Hoosier depth was once again able to shine when the 0-4 tigers rolled into town. The Indiana Hoosiers beat the “0 for” Tigers, and left little doubt in this game. While Indiana teams of prior seasons may have … Continue reading Business as usual, as the Hoosiers beat the JSU Tigers 90-51. (Indiana basketball short postgame thoughts)

No Trayce, No Problem as The Hoosiers Beat the Little Rock Trojans (Indiana Basketball postgame)

Final out of Bloomington, Little Rock 68 – Indiana 87. Well… I have to admit I was surely bummed that Trayce was a precautionary inactive in this one. While I was bummed, I get it. The Hoosiers looked to utilize the bench in their matchup with the Trojans following their taxing weekend of high caliber ball. Luckily, the weaker opponents that a non-conference schedule can … Continue reading No Trayce, No Problem as The Hoosiers Beat the Little Rock Trojans (Indiana Basketball postgame)

What I’m thankful for… (Indiana Hoosiers Thanksgiving)

In preparation of this great holiday of turkey, football, and drinking before 5 o’clock, basketball can tend to take the back seat. Not here in Indiana though. I was helping my daughter with her “I’m thankful for…” list for school and thought why don’t I make one myself. So for Thanksgiving I wanted to take a moment and mention a few things I’m currently grateful … Continue reading What I’m thankful for… (Indiana Hoosiers Thanksgiving)

Trayce Jackson-Davis is a different monster this season, Little Rock in his sights next. (Indiana Hoosiers – Little Rock pregame thoughts)

The now #11 ranked Hoosiers (shout out to Kentucky at #15) are hosting the juggernaut program that is the Little Rock Trojans tomorrow Wednesday, November 23rd at 6:30PM. The Hoosiers’ immediately jump back into action following their action packed weekend, beating Xavier in Cincinnati and Miami (OH) in Indianapolis. 2 games in 3 days is quite a test for any team, and the Hoosiers handled … Continue reading Trayce Jackson-Davis is a different monster this season, Little Rock in his sights next. (Indiana Hoosiers – Little Rock pregame thoughts)

Hoosiers can call this weekend a success following their victory over Miami. (Really short postgame thoughts)

The Indiana Hoosiers wrapped up one of the more competent weekends of basketball that we’ve seen in a while from the Indiana Hoosiers. With their impressively dominant 86-56 win over Miami (OH) the Hoosiers have continued their hot start to a 4-0 record. The Hoosiers gained some favor with the gamblers in this one, covering the spread in which they were 27.5 favorites. This Indiana … Continue reading Hoosiers can call this weekend a success following their victory over Miami. (Really short postgame thoughts)

Hoosiers escape Xavier with their most impressive away win in some time. (Indiana postgame short thoughts)

Final: Indiana 81 – Xavier 79 Well, that one was certainly closer than I would have liked. The Musketeers gave it their all, but ultimately fell just short. Watching this game, I couldn’t help but feel like I was watching a familiar movie, scenes I’ve seen time and time before. An Indiana team that comes out flat and never gets up to the tempo I … Continue reading Hoosiers escape Xavier with their most impressive away win in some time. (Indiana postgame short thoughts)

Sean’s looking to avenge his brother as Hoosiers visit the Musketeers. (IU v. Xavier basketball short pregame thoughts)

It’s time for the first true test for the Hoosiers as they will be taking the court against the Xavier Musketeers in Cincy on Friday at 6 o’ clock. The Xavier Musketeers are coming off a 23-13 season last year, looking to improve upon their middling standing in the Big East this season. Helmed by Archie Miller’s brother Sean, Xavier is returning without their key … Continue reading Sean’s looking to avenge his brother as Hoosiers visit the Musketeers. (IU v. Xavier basketball short pregame thoughts)

Uh Oh! Hoosiers have got the 3! IU finds range on way to 101.(Indiana Basketball postgame thoughts B-CU)

Heading into the Hoosiers matchup with the Bethune-Cookman Wildcats, the question still persisted on plenty of Hoosier fans minds… will we find our shooting range this year. The season has started better than last season, but with last season’s perimeter shooting being almost absent entirely, it only stood to get better. Indiana started this one slower than Hoosier fans would have liked for sure, but … Continue reading Uh Oh! Hoosiers have got the 3! IU finds range on way to 101.(Indiana Basketball postgame thoughts B-CU)