The Minute After Archive

The Minute After: North Carolina

Thoughts on a 101-86 loss to the Hoosiers: North Carolina couldn’t shoot, and yet here was Marcus Paige dropping three … after three .. after three … after three. The Tar Heels were hot from distance from the start and it ...

The Minute After: Kentucky

Thoughts on a 73-67 victory over the Wildcats: Kentucky had the answers for Indiana. The Wildcats’ length and athleticism made the Hoosiers uncomfortable on offense. They brilliantly denied Yogi Ferrell the ball on inbounds passes and let Troy Williams dribble as much ...

The Minute After: Chattanooga

Thoughts on a 99-74 win over the Mocs: Save for some dumb passes and allowing a little too much penetration at times, the Hoosiers played a solid enough first half in Des Moines against the Mocs. Was it their best ...

The Minute After: Michigan

Thoughts on a 72-69 loss to the Wolverines: Survive and advance. It’s March. It’s the name of the game as the Hoosiers enter the postseason. They learned that the hard way on Friday against No. 8 seed Michigan in their Big Ten ...

The Minute After: Maryland

Thoughts on an 80-62 win over the Terrapins: An electric senior day atmosphere shocked the Hoosiers to start. They were frantic and giddy and Maryland capitalized by jumping out to a 12-4 lead. But once the Hoosiers came into their being, ...

The Minute After: Iowa

Thoughts on an 81-78 win in Iowa City: Up three with just over a minute to go in the first half, and here was Indiana’s lineup: four freshman (Harrison Niego, OG Anunoby, Juwan Morgan, Thomas Bryant) and a redshirt senior ...

The Minute After: Illinois

Thoughts on a 74-47 win over the Illini: The first half at the State Farm Center was one to forget. Not only did the Illini assert their gameplan on Indiana and bust out to a 14-4 lead as the Hoosiers ...

The Minute After: Purdue

Thoughts on a 77-73 win over Purdue: Bloomington buzzed on an unseasonable warm February afternoon. The student GA line kept going and going and going. And once the game tipped, the Hoosiers did what they usually do: Take out a ranked ...

The Minute After: Nebraska

Thoughts on an 80-64 victory over the Cornhuskers: Our recent podcast guest Jon Crispin hit the nail on the head at half. “I think this Indiana team needs to find a way to find rhythm early,” he said. “Play 40 minutes ...

The Minute After: Michigan State

Thoughts on a 88-69 loss to the Spartans: Out of the gate, Indiana went toe-to-toe with the Spartans as both offenses fired on all cylinders. The Max Bielfeldt (15 points, 10 rebounds) insertion into the starting lineup for matchup purposes ...