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Mike Woodson is the coach who will put the Indiana back in Indiana Basketball
March 30, 2021

Mike Woodson stood at the podium, told the truth, and Indiana became Indiana again. That wouldn’t be enough at most universities as they introduce a new basketball coach, and it wasn’t enough at Indiana the last two times it’s gone through a regime change.  IU needed the fight song, allusions to previous and future banners, and […]

Indiana Basketball welcomes back the low-key direct honesty of Mike Woodson
March 29, 2021

The event announcing the hire of Mike Woodson as the 30th basketball coach in Indiana University history was not designed to win over fans and media like the previous two. There were no bands, fireworks, or bold predictions.  Red carpets, frenzied applause, or inspirational videos were also absent. Maybe the lack of dynamism was due to it […]

Indiana can’t get Brad Stevens, so Dolson is left with three paths for his coach
March 22, 2021

Brad Stevens said no to Indiana several times.  The first rebuff was ignored.  We listened to the second.  At least most of us did. Some are still holding out hope that some miracle occurs, and the rejections are revealed to be an effort by Stevens to disguise his rabid interest in returning home until the end […]