1. HOOSIERS HQ
Josh Newkirk nearly redeemed a wildly inconsistent and erratic game against Butler with his defense, Mike writes.
Indiana must make itself uncomfortable in order to do the same to opponents, I wrote.
JUCO All-American linebacker Mike McGinnis committed to IU football on Sunday, Mike writes.
2. IT’S INDIANA
On IU basketball, laughter and wearing shorts in winter, Pete DiPrimio of the Fort Wayne News-Sentinel writes.
IU now turns itself to its final dress rehearsals of the season, Chris Goff of the Fort Wayne Journal Gazette writes.
A few examples of where the IU defense went wrong in Saturday’s loss to Butler via a film session, by Ryan Corazza of Inside the Hall.
Former Hoosier running back Jordan Howard went over 1,000 yards on Sunday but would rather win, Adam L. Jahns of the Chicago Sun-Times writes.
There are plenty of woes to go around with IU, Purdue and Notre Dame football, John Mutka of the Chicago Tribune writes.
3. ONE FOR THE ROAD
For the comfortable Hoosiers and their equally comfortable opponents, “Comfortably Numb” by Pink Floyd.