Hoosier Morning

1. HOOSIERS HQ
The process of learning to play without the injured Hanner Mosquera-Perea began in Indiana’s 76-73 win over Penn State, Mike writes.

Walk-on Ryan Burton gave Indiana just what it needed for five minutes Tuesday night, I wrote.

2. IT’S INDIANA
The Hoosier are finding a way to win close games, even with small lineups, so far, Pete DiPrimio of the Fort Wayne News-Sentinel writes.

With the defense focused on Yogi Ferrell, Stanford Robinson stepped up against Penn State, Chris Goff of the Fort Wayne Journal Gazette writes.

Penn State’s furious rally fell short this time against the Hoosiers, the Centre Daily Times reports.

Untested walk-on Ryan Burton filled the void for Hanner Mosquera-Perea on Tuesday, Alden Woods of the Indiana Daily Student writes.

Ryan Burton sparked Indiana’s decisive second-half run, Alex Bozich of Inside the Hall writes.

Center-by-committee was good enough in Indiana’s first game with Mosqurea-Perea, Rick Bozich of WDRB.com writes.

Indiana’s offense should only get better in Big Ten play and other stat-influenced conference notes, via BigTenGeeks.com.

3. POTPOURRI
NASCAR driver Kurt Busch testified Tuesday that his ex-girlfriend was a trained assassin, the Associated Press reports.

4. ONE FOR THE ROAD
For Mr. Burton, “Walk On” by Lucinda Williams.