Hoosier Morning

1. HOOSIERS HQ
The 2013-14 Indiana basketball team gets its first taste of life outside Assembly Hall tonight against Washington in New York, Dustin writes.

A look at the individual matchups between the Hoosiers and Huskies, by Dustin.

The Indiana soccer team hopes to add another chapter to season full of plot twists in tonight’s NCAA opener at Akron, Andy writes.

The IU football team’s native Buckeyes are looking forward to playing at Ohio State, Dustin writes.

2. IT’S INDIANA
Indiana brings a historically bad defense and a defensive coordinator on the hotseat to Ohio State, Todd Jones of the Columbus Dispatch writes.

Fred Glass talks Bucket Games and pouring coffee in your shoes for warmth in his latest chat with Robby Howard of the Indiana Daily Student.

Despite a top 10 ranking, Akron was unseeded for the NCAA soccer tournament and has something to prove against Indiana, Michael Beaven of the Akron Beacon Journal writes.

IU soccer’s A.J. Corrado is projected as a top five pick and Nikita Kotlov a first-rounder in the MLS Draft, Nate Sulat at mlssoccer.com writes.

Washington’s C.J. Wilcox is eager for another chance to play on the stage that is Madison Square Garden, Percy Allen of the Seattle Times writes.

3. BIG TEN COUNTRY
Michigan signee and double plane crash survivor Austin Hatch of Fort Wayne is healing on the court, now in Los Angeles, Greg Beacham of the Associated Press writes.

4. ONE FOR THE ROAD
On the occasion of the Hoosiers in the Big Apple, here’s a live version of “New York State of Mind” by Billy Joel.