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A deeper look at Indiana’s schedule as Mike Woodson navigates his first season as head coach

The Big Ten’s college basketball schedule release show on Wednesday afternoon left a lot to be desired. For one, it was too long. But most prevalently, it didn’t even release a full conference schedule during the 30-minute program. After all ...

Jalen Hood-Schifino: A commitment to Indiana and the relentless mindset he learned from his mother

Jalen Hood-Schifino, IU basketball’s newest commit, lives by a simple acronym, which also happens to be the last four letters of his last name: F.I.N.O. — failure is no option. It’s a large part of how Jalen has gotten to ...

Jordan Geronimo’s energy, confidence becoming evident as his sophomore season approaches

Jordan Geronimo wants the ball. His knees are bent, arms outstretched, palms facing up in anticipation of a pass. It’s late in Indiana’s first game against BC Mega in the Bahamas and Geronimo’s positioning makes his intention clear: feed me ...

‘It’s not always going to be peaches and cream’: Indiana was challenged and made an impressive response, closing out a dominant Bahamas trip

NASSAU PARADISE ISLAND, The Bahamas – With just under three minutes remaining in the first half, Indiana could’ve let things unravel very quickly. The Hoosiers’ lead, which was once 12 points after a 14-2 start, had been whittled down to ...

Video: Mike Woodson reacts to win over BC Mega

NASSAU PARADISE ISLAND, The Bahamas – Mike Woodson addressed the media following Indiana’s 64-53 exhibition win over BC Mega on Sunday afternoon in the Imperial Ballroom at the Atlantis Resort. Watch his postgame comments below:

In its first Bahamas test, Indiana makes a resounding statement

NASSAU PARADISE ISLAND, The Bahamas – It’s not fair to draw full-blown conclusions after one exhibition game, but the fact also remains that Indiana dominated BC Mega, a top-tier Serbian professional team, from start to finish on Friday night in ...

Video: Mike Woodson reacts to exhibition win over BC Mega

NASSAU PARADISE ISLAND, The Bahamas – Mike Woodson addressed the media following Indiana’s 79-66 exhibition win over BC Mega on Friday night in the Imperial Ballroom at the Atlantis Resort. Watch his postgame comments below:

Xavier Johnson is learning how to use his passion and becoming a leader at Indiana along the way

NASSAU PARADISE ISLAND, The Bahamas – In one of their first conversations after arriving on campus this summer, assistant coach Dane Fife told Xavier Johnson why he wasn’t unlocking his full potential on the court. Johnson’s skill has never been ...

What we’re watching for during Indiana’s exhibitions in the Bahamas

I figured there would be beaches at the 2020 Maui Invitational. Probably warm weather. Blue skies too. So I went. But when I arrived, there were no beaches. It was 30 degrees in the morning. It was nearly always overcast. ...

Rob Phinisee and the big question

There’s a certain symmetry between Rob Phinisee’s junior season and Indiana’s 2020-21 campaign as a whole. Entering last season, the Hoosiers were largely viewed as an NCAA tournament team and there was a hope the program would build off what ...

Behind Mike Woodson’s first summer as Indiana’s head coach, where a foundation is being built

Since Mike Woodson took over as Indiana’s head coach this spring, it became clear that a newfound culture would be one of the driving forces of the program. The first few months of Woodson’s transition to Indiana were nearly seamless, ...

Early in his tenure, Mike Woodson’s personality is driving Indiana’s culture

In between recruiting calls, film sessions and staff meetings, Mike Woodson cleared some space in his busy schedule to spend time on the golf course. In past years, it has been a way for him to connect with his former ...

Freshman Focus: Tamar Bates

Indiana may have found a gem late in the 2021 recruiting cycle with the addition of shooting guard Tamar Bates. Bates was originally committed to play for Shaka Smart at Texas but reopened his recruitment in late March after Smart ...