In its upset loss to Fort Wayne on Tuesday night, Indiana’s defensive issues were on full display before switching to a 2-3 zone the final 10 minutes of the game.
The Hoosiers struggled to contain dribble penetration and help defense often wasn’t there. On some occasions, Indiana failed to get back in transition, leading to easy scores for the Mastodons. And sometimes the Hoosiers simply didn’t pick up a man or communicate, giving Fort Wayne plenty of time and space to score.
Here’s a supercut of 12 possessions from the first half where Indiana broke down defensively in the ways described above:
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