Hoosier Morning for Aug. 18

1. HOOSIERS HQ
Running backs coach Mike Hart is looking for consistency from his Hoosiers, Mike writes.

An IU women’s soccer team short on seniors is high on hope for the 2017 season, which starts tonight, I wrote.

Freshman Griff Dorsey and redshirt junior Timmy Mehl helped IU men’s soccer to a 3-2 exhibition win over No. 9 Louisville, we reported.

2. IT’S INDIANA
Former quarterback Chris Covington is aiming to fill Marcus Oliver’s shoes at linebacker, Zach Osterman of the Indianapolis Star writes.

IU coach Tom Allen and his mentor at Ben Davis, Dick Dullughan sat down with the voice of IU, Don Fischer, via IUHoosiers.com.

Former Hoosier Dan Feeney is still in the mix for a starting spot with the Chargers, Jack Wang of the Orange County Register writes.

Former IU running back Jordan Howard is eager to build on last year’s success with the Bears, Bob LeGere of the Chicago Daily Herald writes.

Five takeaways from the release of the 2017-18 IU basketball schedule, Alex Bozich of Inside the Hall writes.

3. ONE FOR THE ROAD
For the team short on seniors, Randy Newman with “Short People.”