Tom Allen

Hoosier Morning for Sept. 22

1. HOOSIERS HQ
After a fourth-quarter fade against Ball State, defensive coordinator Tom Allen wants his IU defense to finish its job, Mike writes.

With one non-conference game to go, the Big Ten East is shaping up to be its usual beast for Indiana, Andy writes.

IU volleyball opened the Big Ten season with a win over Northwestern, we reported.

2. IT’S INDIANA
Winning the turnover battle and cleaning up special teams are two of the keys to victory for IU vs. Wake Forest, Sammy Jacobs of HoosierHuddle.com writes.

It’s only September, but the Hoosiers already face a must-win game against Wake Forest, Terry Hutchens of CNHI writes.

Camion Patrick could soon give IU back its “best player,” though at what position remains to be seen, Jordan Guskey of the Indiana Daily Student writes.

Kevin Wilson still has work to do, but Wake Forest is impressed with what he’s done so far, Dan Collins of the Winston-Salem Journal writes.

Nine reasons fans are justified in leaving Memorial Stadium early, Kent Sterling writes at kentsterling.com.

3. ONE FOR THE ROAD
A simple dedication to this week’s IU football opponent, “Wake” by Linkin Park.