The Minute After Archive

The Minute After: Rutgers

Thoughts on a 61-50 loss to the Scarlet Knights: Here we were again. The Hoosiers starting strong, instilling some hope, only to let it slip away once more. It wasn’t as sudden or as drastic, the Hoosiers fans in attendance ...

The Minute After: Purdue

Thoughts on a 67-58 loss to the Boilermakers: Five straight losses to end the regular season, nine straight losses against Purdue. These are your Indiana Hoosiers, limping to the finish line in another disappointing season under Archie Miller. Perhaps the ...

The Minute After: Michigan State

Thoughts on a 64-58 loss to the Spartans: The Hoosiers fought hard in this game. They battled in a foul-heavy, ugly, offensively-challenged contest. But in the end, in a game they absolutely had to have to cling to any NCAA ...

The Minute After: Michigan

Thoughts on a 73-57 loss to the Wolverines: In its previous two losses to Michigan State and Rutgers, Indiana collapsed over the final 30 minutes of action, blowing huge leads in the process. That didn’t happen today. But even though ...

The Minute After: Rutgers

Thoughts on a 74-63 loss to Rutgers: Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, we’ve reached the low point of the season. This was a disastrous performance from the Hoosiers tonight, a re-run of how things went against Michigan State, yet ...

The Minute After: Michigan State

Thoughts on a 78-71 loss to Michigan State: This one had all the makings of an early blowout. The Spartans turned the ball over like mad. On the other end, Trayce Jackson-Davis and Race Thompson got the ball with ease ...

The Minute After: Minnesota

Thoughts on an 82-72 win against the Golden Gophers: The Hoosiers absolutely needed this game tonight. Their play matched the desperation of the moment. The energy was up. The start was better. It wasn’t all perfect, but it was enough ...

The Minute After: Ohio State

Thoughts on a 78-59 loss to the Buckeyes: Dig an early hole against struggling Iowa or Northwestern squads? Climbing out isn’t so hard. But against Ohio State, a potential No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament? You stay stuck down ...

The Minute After: Northwestern

Thoughts on a 79-76 win against the Wildcats: This had all the makings of another letdown after beating a ranked opponent. The Hoosiers came oh so close to being 2-10 in the Archie Miller era in games following a win ...

The Minute After: Iowa

Thoughts on a 67-65 win against the Hawkeyes: Here we were once again. Indiana right in the thick of it late against one of the better teams in the conference, let alone the country. But the stakes were even higher ...

The Minute After: Illinois

Thoughts on a 75-71 loss to the Illini: The Illini served up chanceĀ  … after chance … after chance. But Indiana failed to capitalize. And so, despite a strong first half, a fouled-out Ayo Dosunmu in his worst game of ...

The Minute After: Rutgers

Thoughts on a 74-70 loss to Rutgers: On Thursday night in Iowa City, Indiana caught the Hawkeyes in a situation primed for an upset. Iowa had won five straight entering the contest. It had an off-shooting night from deep. Indiana ...

The Minute After: Iowa

Thoughts on an 81-69 win against the Hawkeyes: It’s been a long week for Indiana basketball. The home loss to Purdue last Thursday had fans upset, some cascading towards apathy for this season … and the program. The vacuum created ...