Indiana is 8-2 to start the season, including last Wednesday’s loss to Wisconsin and a dominating win last weekend over Merrimack. To break it all down, head coach Mike Woodson returned Monday night for his weekly radio show Inside Basketball UI with host Don Fischer.
On this week’s show, Woodson talked about Indiana taking a 22-point lead against the Badgers, which went well in the first half to take the lead, which went wrong. passed in the second half and if Woodson ever felt like the game was going away. . Woodson also details Xavier Johnson’s performance against the Badgers, and why he felt the last minute of the first half before halftime was one of the game’s biggest turning points.
Later on the show, Woodson discusses IU’s win over Merrimack and how happy he was with the team’s response after losing to Wisconsin a few days earlier. Woodson also rates the Hoosiers in a general sense with the season 25% complete, including highlighting different players and what IU can do to improve.
One of Woodson’s most relevant notes is an update on Trey Galloway’s injury rehab, when he expects Galloway to return, and what he sees Galloway’s role to be when he returns.
In the final segment, the IU team and recruiting analyst Mike Stump joins the show to discuss his new role on Woodson’s staff and why he chose to take the job at IU. .