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The original IU basketball postgame show and one of the longest-running podcasts dedicated to Indiana Hoosiers basketball. The Assembly Call, founded in 2011, is the original Indiana basketball postgame show and one of the longest-running IU basketball podcasts. Hosted by IU alums Jerod Morris (who is also the host of Inside the Hall's Podcast on the Brink), Andy Bottoms, and Ryan Phillips, this feed includes replays of our postgame show, which goes live on our website immediately after every IU game, as well as replays of our weekly radio show, which is broadcast in several markets throughout Indiana. We also do a simulcast of our radio show recording every Thursday night at our website.

The original IU basketball postgame show and one of the longest-running podcasts dedicated to Indiana Hoosiers basketball. The Assembly Call, founded in 2011, is the original Indiana basketball postgame show and one of the longest-running IU basketball podcasts. Hosted by IU alums Jerod Morris (who is also the host of Inside the Hall's Podcast on the Brink), Andy Bottoms, and Ryan Phillips, this feed includes replays of our postgame show, which goes live on our website immediately after every IU game, as well as replays of our weekly radio show, which is broadcast in several markets throughout Indiana. We also do a simulcast of our radio show recording every Thursday night at our website.
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The original IU basketball postgame show and one of the longest-running podcasts dedicated to Indiana Hoosiers basketball. The Assembly Call, founded in 2011, is the original Indiana basketball postgame show and one of the longest-running IU basketball podcasts. Hosted by IU alums Jerod Morris (who is also the host of Inside the Hall's Podcast on the Brink), Andy Bottoms, and Ryan Phillips, this feed includes replays of our postgame show, which goes live on our website immediately after every IU game, as well as replays of our weekly radio show, which is broadcast in several markets throughout Indiana. We also do a simulcast of our radio show recording every Thursday night at our website.

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Episodes

Reacting to Mike Roberts Being Named Indiana's New Assistant Coach

8/22/2019
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This week on Assembly Call Radio, we take a deep dive into analyzing Indiana's new assistant coach, Mike Roberts. • In segment one, Jerod discusses the meaning of Indiana's massive recruiting budget, and then we discuss a few Hoosier headlines, including the new 247Sports rankings and AJ Moye being back in town. • In segment two, we discuss Mike Roberts. What were our initial reactions to the news? How have those reactions changed? What does Roberts' history suggest about what he'll be able...

Duration:00:55:45

Anthony Leal Scouting Report and Commitment Reaction

8/15/2019
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This week on Assembly Call Radio, we react to Anthony Leal's commitment and Ryan delivers an outstanding, in-depth scouting report of Leal's strengths and weaknesses and how he projects to the next level. We also discuss the importance of accumulating in-state players who stick around beyond a year, and we tell you whether you should be at all worried about the Yahoo Sports report that mentions Romeo Langford. Plus, your questions. Questions include: who we would handpick to fill out the...

Duration:00:52:46

Offseason Listener Mailbag Extravaganza!

8/8/2019
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This week on Assembly Call Radio, we discuss Anthony Leal's college decision, the recently announced Hoosier Hysteria date, and then open up the listener mailbag. We answer questions about the packline defense; why the offense might be better than we think ... if we can ever get some shooting; which recruits are must-gets in 2020 and 2021; who will score 8 or more points for IU this season; the impact of Race Thompson, our level of concern with only having one true point guard on the roster;...

Duration:01:09:06

Trey Galloway Scouting Report and Commitment Reaction

8/1/2019
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This week on Assembly Call Radio, we discuss this week's Hoosier headlines, react to Trey Galloway's recent commitment, and answer your questions. • In segment one, Jerod delivers his Banner Moment (which is NOT about Trey Galloway) and the guys pick out then most notable Hoosier headlines from the week -- including a great Rob Phinisee profile and a 2021 offer that piqued Jerod's interest. • In segment two, we dive into our Trey Galloway scouting report. Ryan has been watching lots of tape...

Duration:00:55:52

Our Annual IU Artifacts Offseason Extravaganza!

7/25/2019
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This week on Assembly Call Radio, we discuss a few Hoosiers headlines from another slow offseason week: Lake Day for the team; the now-annual vertical jump update video; and, of course, Anthony Leal cutting his list to two. Then we dive into the main event: Chris Williams (aka @IUArtifacts) doing his annual round of show-and-tell with some of his favorite pieces of IU basketball memorabilia. And then we answer your questions, including what our IU memorabilia holy grails would be, and who we...

Duration:01:04:13

Picking (and Debating) the Indiana All-Decade Team

7/18/2019
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This week on Assembly Call Radio, we discuss: • Khristian Lander's interesting comments from this week, plus a few other prime IU recruiting targets getting offers from Big Ten competitors. • Our choices for the IU All-Decade Team (hat tip to Dustin Dopirak of The Athletic for the idea), with our own little twist on the criteria. We have a lively debate about the fifth starter, as well as who are bench guys would be. • And then we answer your questions, including whether we should be...

Duration:00:53:57

How IU Can Beat Expectations in 2019-20 (w/ Chronic Hoosier)

7/11/2019
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This week on Assembly Call Radio, we discuss the following: • Jerod's Banner Moment on the potential impact on the current program of having 8 players with NBA contracts for next season, plus discussion of this week's Hoosier Headlines ... including Bob Knight moving back to Bloomington. • We all know the many reasons why next year's IU team may struggle. But what are the reasons why next year's IU team might be able to beat what are sure to be low preseason expectations? We break down a...

Duration:00:50:07

AC Extra: The Hoosier Hysterics guys share their origin story

7/4/2019
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This edition of AC Extra is pulled from the June 6th, 2019 recording of The Assembly Call. Jerod and Andy are joined by Ward and Eric from the Hoosier Hysterics podcast, and they share the story of how their podcast got started ... and how it quickly pivoted from its initial iteration. Episode produced and hosted by Chad Schwartzkopf (@GeneralChadwick) See the full episode here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JLiY8fF44qY

Duration:00:08:52

Reacting To Ed Schilling's Departure and Recruiting News

6/27/2019
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This week on Assembly Call Radio, we discuss: • Ed Schilling's departure, the timing of it, and what kind of replacement Indiana should look for. • A couple of recruiting names that popped up this week. • Reacting to Juwan and Romeo's fits in Utah and Boston. • And then we answer your questions, including where we think the outside shooting will come from next season, the team chemistry, and who would we rather fight: one Greg-Oden-sized Isiah Thomas, or ten Isiah-Thomas-sized Greg Odens. On...

Duration:00:52:34

NBA Draft Reaction and Romeo's 10 Best Moments at IU

6/20/2019
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This week on Assembly Call Radio, we discuss: • Romeo Langford being drafted at the end of the lottery at #14 by the Boston Celtics. How good of a fit is this for Romeo and his development? Jerod also highlights a few reasons to feel good about the Trey Galloway recruitment. • In Segment Two, we count down Romeo's top 10 moments from his freshmen season. You might not remember just how many big plays and big shots Romeo made in some of Indiana's biggest victories. You'll enjoy reliving them...

Duration:00:54:04

Predicting Breakout Players and Leading Scorers for Next Season

6/13/2019
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This week on Assembly Call Radio, we discuss: • A roundup of Hoosier headlines -- including Trayce and Armaan arriving on campus, Romeo getting invited to the Green Room, Juwan's comments about Romeo's buy-in during his freshman season, and Joey Brunk's impressive (aren't they all?) workout video. • Our predictions for who the breakout players and leading scorers will be for a team that will be completely reshuffling its scoring hierarchy this season. • And then we answer your questions,...

Duration:00:49:55

How Will the Longer 3-Point Line Impact IU? (With Hoosier Hysterics)

6/6/2019
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This week on Assembly Call Radio, we discuss: • The ACC/Big Ten Challenge matchups and what they do (or don't) say about Indiana's status in college basketball • The rule changes coming to college basketball, including the longer 3-point line and how it will impact Indiana given next year's roster and Archie's system • And then we answer your questions, including one about whether it's time for fans to recalibrate expectations heading into this season. On the mics: Jerod, Andy, and special...

Duration:01:22:09

Talking Huber's, Romeo's Draft Stock, and Favorite Assembly Hall Memories

5/30/2019
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This week on Assembly Call Radio, we dissect a few of Archie's most notable comments from Huber's, discuss Romeo's draft stock and projections to the next level, and then answer questions about what offensive and defensive styles work best in college basketball and what our favorite Assembly Hall memories are. All of that and more on this week's edition of Assembly Call Radio. On the mics: Jerod, Ryan, and Ben. To watch the unedited live video on YouTube:...

Duration:00:56:54

AC Radio: Hoosier Headlines and Assessing the Impact of the Big Ten's Two New Coaches

5/24/2019
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This week on Assembly Call Radio, we run through a handful of notable Hoosier headlines from the week, then assess the impact of the Juwan Howard hire at Michigan and Fred Hoiberg at Nebraska, and finally we close by answering your questions. On the mics: Andy and Coach.

Duration:00:58:33

AC Radio: Big Ten Power Rankings for Next Year ... and Beyond

5/16/2019
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This week on Assembly Call Radio we roll through a few IU and Big Ten headlines (including whether we support the move to push the 3-point line back), assess the Big Ten power structure for next year and the next five years, and then answer listener questions ... including one about why Darius Garland is appearing so much higher on NBA mock drafts than Romeo. All of that and much more on this week's edition of Assembly Call Radio. On the mics: Jerod, Andy, Snoop D-O-double-Ryan (Listen all...

Duration:00:55:24

AC Radio: Talking Recruiting, Schedule, APR, and More

5/9/2019
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This week on Assembly Call Radio, we go through a potpourri of offseason topics. We talk about the latest recruiting news (the Hoosiers lost a priority prospect to Purdue on Thursday night), the interesting schedule nugget that was revealed this week, and then encouraging APR news. Plus we answer your questions. All of that and more on this week's edition of Assembly Call Radio. On the mics: Andy, Ryan, and Coach To watch the unedited live video replay on YouTube:...

Duration:00:53:55

AC Radio: Archie Miller Report Card Part 2 -- The Offense and Defense

5/2/2019
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This week on Assembly Call Radio (episode 512 overall), we ... • Assess the latest on Lester Quinones' recruitment, as well as the recent flurry of offers to players in the class of 2020. • Resume our discussion of Archie Miller's performance in Year 2 by assessing the progression/regression of the offense and defense. This includes a statistical deep dive by Jerod that uncovers some really interesting shooting numbers. • Finally, we answer your questions. This includes one about changes...

Duration:00:53:32

AC Radio: Grading Archie Miller's Second Year at Indiana

4/25/2019
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This week on Assembly Call Radio (episode #511 of The Assembly Call) … we assess how to view Indiana’s recent recruiting misses; guess at the feedback Al, Devonte, and Justin are likely to get from NBA teams; grade Archie Miller’s performance during his second year at Indiana; and then answer mailbag questions — including one about Indiana’s crowded frontcourt and another about which Bloomington restaurant is the best one to take recruits to. All of that and more on this week’s edition of...

Duration:01:02:42

AC Radio: Joey Brunk Scouting Report and Big Ten Schedule Reaction

4/18/2019
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This week on Assembly Call Radio (episode 510 overall), we dive deep on what the addition of Joey Brunk means for Indiana -- starting with a detailed scouting report and then moving into some mixing and matching of lineup combinations. We also discuss a trio of important upcoming recruiting visits, react to Indiana's Big Ten schedule for the 2019-20 season, and answer a handful of mailbag questions. On the mics: Coach Tonsoni, Ryan, and special guest Galen Clavio from Crimson Cast. Want a...

Duration:00:58:09

AC Radio: Lessons From This Year's Final Four

4/11/2019
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This week on Assembly Call Radio: we assess the pertinent IU-centric lessons from this year's Final Four, discuss Bob Knight's return to campus and how important a reuniting of the entire IU family would be, and then we answer your questions. On the mics: Andy, Ryan, and Coach. Want a better night’s sleep? Then it may be time for a new mattress … in which case our friends (and sponsors) at Comfort Option have you covered. Comfort Option is an Indiana-based mattress manufacturer that is...

Duration:00:54:12