Five Takeaways Archive

Five takeaways from Mike Woodson’s introductory press conference

Mike Woodson was introduced Monday morning as the 30th head men’s basketball coach at Indiana University. In a lengthy news conference, both Woodson and athletics director Scott Dolson took questions from the media and also discussed the future of the ...

Five takeaways from Indiana’s loss to Rutgers

Indiana’s season came to an end Thursday night in Indianapolis with a 61-50 loss to Rutgers in the 2021 Big Ten tournament at Lucas Oil Stadium. The Hoosiers led by 10 in the first half before surrendering the lead by ...

Five takeaways from Indiana’s loss at Purdue

Indiana’s losing streak extended to five games as it fell 67-58 on Saturday afternoon to Purdue at Mackey Arena. The loss dropped the Hoosiers to 12-14 overall and 7-12 in conference play to conclude the regular season. Here are five ...

Five takeaways from Indiana’s loss to Michigan State

Indiana’s path to make the NCAA tournament has essentially evaporated as the Hoosiers fell to Michigan State 64-58 Tuesday night at the Breslin Student Events Center. Indiana has now lost four consecutive games and needs a win against Purdue and ...

Five takeaways from Indiana’s loss to Michigan

Indiana dropped its third straight game and suffered its sixth home loss this season in Big Ten play on Saturday afternoon. The Hoosiers fell 73-57 to Michigan at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall and clinched a losing record in conference play ...

Five takeaways from Indiana’s loss to Rutgers

Indiana suffered an embarrassing 74-63 loss at Rutgers Wednesday night that will significantly narrow its path to make the 2021 NCAA tournament. Here are five takeaways from the loss to the Scarlet Knights: • Indiana’s fast start quickly disappears: With ...

Five takeaways from Indiana’s loss to Michigan State

Indiana dropped to 4-5 in Big Ten home games with a 78-71 loss to Michigan State on Saturday afternoon at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall. After leading by as many as 13 in the first half, the Hoosiers collapsed defensively in ...

Five takeaways from Indiana’s win over Minnesota

Indiana took care of business against Minnesota on Wednesday night and added another win to its total as Selection Sunday nears. Here are five takeaways from Indiana’s 82-72 win over Minnesota: • Rob Phinisee shows signs of improvement: Phinisee played ...

Five takeaways from Indiana’s loss at Ohio State

Indiana had its second-most lopsided loss of the season on Saturday afternoon, falling 78-59 to Ohio State at Value City Arena. The loss snapped a two-game winning streak and dropped the Hoosiers back below .500 in league play at 6-7. ...

Five takeaways from Indiana’s win over Northwestern

It will go down in the record books as a win. For much of the game in Evanston, Indiana looked like it was going to fall to a Northwestern team that had lost nine consecutive games. After beating No. 8 ...

Five takeaways from Indiana’s win over Iowa

Indiana recorded its 10th win of the season and its fifth victory in Big Ten play on Sunday afternoon at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall. Fueled by strong games from Race Thompson and Trayce Jackson-Davis, solid play from its freshmen and ...

Five takeaways from Indiana’s overtime loss to Illinois

Indiana fell to Illinois 75-71 in overtime on Tuesday night and dropped to 9-8 overall and 4-6 in the Big Ten. Here are five takeaways from the loss: • A tale of two halves: The Hoosiers put together a well-oiled ...

Five takeaways from Indiana’s loss to Rutgers

Indiana fell back below .500 in Big Ten play with a 74-70 loss to Rutgers on Sunday afternoon at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall. The loss dropped the Hoosiers to 9-7 overall and 4-5 in Big Ten play. Due to the ...