Tag Archives: Mike Woodson Indiana

Indiana Basketball just five days away – fans trusting to hope just one more time!
November 4, 2021

Only five days to Indiana Basketball’s first game of the season, and I’m getting nervous. Really nervous. The last seven months have been filled with hope and optimism that the Hoosiers will be better than under former coach Archie Miller – good enough the earn their first invitation to the NCAA Tournament since 2016. Miller getting […]

Mike Woodson’s first three months – so far, so great!
June 23, 2021

IU Basketball coach Mike Woodson is still undefeated, and so all fans see right now are reasons for hope and glory! Woodson has been on the job for almost three months, and we keep learning things about his style of leadership and ability to recruit. With seven weeks left before the team plays a pair of exhibitions […]

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 […]