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We are the official podcast of IndianaHQ. Our mission and goal is simple: we want to bring in-depth analysis and coverage for Indiana University sports to as many fans as possible across a multitude of modern platforms. "The Hoosier Sound" was founded in 2017 by Noah Freeman and Matt Lukens who had a passion for all IU sports. The guys wanted to give listeners analysis of programs such as Indiana basketball, Indiana football, Indiana soccer, Indiana women's basketball, Indiana baseball, Indiana swim and dive, and more. We also do a daily IU sports news roundup called "Hoosier Sound-Off."

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We are the official podcast of IndianaHQ. Our mission and goal is simple: we want to bring in-depth analysis and coverage for Indiana University sports to as many fans as possible across a multitude of modern platforms. "The Hoosier Sound" was founded in 2017 by Noah Freeman and Matt Lukens who had a passion for all IU sports. The guys wanted to give listeners analysis of programs such as Indiana basketball, Indiana football, Indiana soccer, Indiana women's basketball, Indiana baseball, Indiana swim and dive, and more. We also do a daily IU sports news roundup called "Hoosier Sound-Off."

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English


Episodes

A STUNNING 180 for IUBB. How Did It Happen? What's Next? [280]

1/23/2023
*Like, subscribe, comment, and follow us on social media!* Wow. Who had IU winning three straight games, all by double figures, two weeks ago? Indiana has totally turned their season around after consecutive victories over Wisconsin, Illinois, and Michigan State. The Hoosiers now sit 13-6 (4-4 B1G) ahead of games against Minnesota and Ohio State this week. IU will be favored in both matchups. How did Mike Woodson's team figure things out so quickly? Is the switch permanently flipped, or...

Duration:01:03:15

Can You Trust IUBB after the Win over Wisconsin? [279]

1/20/2023
*Like, subscribe, comment, and follow us on social media!* Indiana shook off a disastrous loss at Penn State with a thumping of the Wisconsin Badgers at Assembly Hall on Saturday. Nithin and Matt noticed IU's increased level of intensity, but can you expect that to continue going into two big games this week? The guys preview Illinois and Michigan State. They also give a shout-out to IUFB's newest quarterback and IUWBB's newest budding star. WEBSITE: https://www.indianahq.com/ • Twitter:...

Duration:01:09:32

An Unacceptable Week for IUBB. What's Next for This Team? [278]

1/9/2023
*Like, subscribe, comment, and follow us on social media!* What did we just watch? After a long holiday break, Indiana jumped out to a big lead at Iowa, then everything went haywire. The Hawkeyes came back to win, then the Hoosiers stumbled at home to Northwestern. What's next for this team? How much is salvageable? Are Trayce Jackson-Davis and Jalen Hood-Schifino the only hope? Also, the guys preview this week's matchups against Penn State and Wisconsin. WEBSITE:...

Duration:00:57:12

Big Ten SZN is Here, and IUBB Has Two HUGE Games This Week [277]

1/2/2023
*Like, subscribe, comment, and follow us on social media!* IU's long holiday break is over, and the non-conference slate is completely in the rear-view mirror. It's time for Big Ten basketball in full force. Mike Woodson and the Hoosiers take on Iowa and Northwestern this week, and both opponents will be desperate to add a top-15 win to their NCAA Tournament resume. What does IU have to do to knock off the Hawkeyes and Wildcats? Can Indiana finally start games faster than how they did before...

Duration:00:56:01

IUBB's December Examination Continues with a Trip to Allen Fieldhouse to Face Kansas [276]

12/16/2022
*Like, subscribe, comment, and follow us on social media!* Mike Woodson's Hoosiers split their two games last week, with a lopsided win over Nebraska, featuring a TJD triple-double, followed by a double-digit loss to Arizona in Vegas. The guys highlight some of the positives from the Arizona game, as well as discussing some of the issues that seem to persist with this team. Also, they look ahead to Indiana's next non-conference showdown at Kansas on Saturday. WEBSITE:...

Duration:00:54:03

IUBB Was Out-Toughed by Rutgers. How Do the Hoosiers Rebound vs. Nebraska and Arizona? [275]

12/6/2022
*Like, subscribe, comment, and follow us on social media!* Mike Woodson's Hoosiers dropped an ugly one on Saturday in Piscataway, as Rutgers brought more intensity on their way to a 63-48 win. Will Jalen Hood-Schifino's return eliminate all of IU's problems? What issues could carry over? The guys also preview IU's two matchups vs. Nebraska and Arizona this week. Should Indiana keep taking those open threes, even if they're not from the sharpest shooters? WEBSITE:...

Duration:01:10:01

IUBB Enters Pivotal Week vs. UNC and Rutgers, IUFB Finished 4-8 [274]

11/29/2022
*Like, subscribe, comment, and follow us on social media!* IUBB is 6-0, cracking into the top ten of the AP Top 25 for the first time since Dec. 18, 2016. Now, Mike Woodson and the Hoosiers take on preseason No. 1 in the headline showdown of the ACC/Big Ten Challenge at Assembly Hall. The guys not only preview Indiana/North Carolina, but they also look ahead to a potentially tougher tussle at Rutgers on Saturday. The team starts with recapping a 4-8 season for IUFB, which ended with a...

Duration:01:22:06

BONUS Podcast Alert! Indiana Wins the Spittoon in Shocking Fashion. [273]

11/22/2022
*Like, subscribe, comment, and follow us on social media!* Indiana's long losing streak is over! In Dexter Williams' first career start, the Hoosiers came from behind from 31-14 to upset MSU 39-31 in double overtime. IU leaned on a strong rushing attack, timely defensive stops, and Jaylin Lucas in the return game to seal the win. The guys give their immediate postgame reaction. WEBSITE: https://www.indianahq.com/ • Twitter: https://twitter.com/thehoosiersound • Facebook:...

Duration:00:39:28

Indiana Faces First Tough Non-Conference Test at Xavier after Another Comfortable Win [272]

11/14/2022
*Like, subscribe, comment, and follow us on social media!* Thanks to sharp ball movement, accurate three-point shooting, and an excellent performance from the free throw line, Indiana dominated Bethune-Cookman, 101-49. What stood out to the crew about IU's big win? After some football conversation and recapping the BCU win, the guys also tell you everything they know about Xavier, as IU heads there on Friday. What are the Musketeers' strengths and weaknesses? Which Hoosiers need to step up...

Duration:01:02:07

Indiana Destroys Morehead St. The Hoosiers are REALLY Deep. [271]

11/10/2022
*Like, subscribe, comment, and follow us on social media!* Mike Woodson and the Indiana Hoosiers won on opening night, crushing Morehead State by 35 points. IU's strength in numbers played a major role, as Malik Reneau, Jordan Geronimo, and Tamar Bates all created separation from the Eagles. What went right and what didn't from IU's first contest? Also, there are two guys on Bethune-Cookman you NEED to know about before Thursday night. WEBSITE: https://www.indianahq.com/ • Twitter:...

Duration:00:54:33

2022-23 Indiana Men's Basketball Season Preview [270]

11/4/2022
*Like, subscribe, comment, and follow us on social media!* The season is here. Matt, Charlie, and Nithin answer a burning question for every IUBB scholarship player. Can Trayce Jackson-Davis cement himself as the best Hoosier post-Knight era? Is Race Thompson IU's best perimeter threat? How far do the guys think Indiana will go season? Is the Final Four on the table? WEBSITE: https://www.indianahq.com/ • Twitter: https://twitter.com/thehoosiersound • Facebook:...

Duration:01:41:59

IUBB Exhibition vs. Marian on Saturday! Also, IUFB at a Major Crossroads [269]

10/25/2022
*Like, subscribe, comment, and follow us on social media!* Ranked No. 13 in the preseason AP Poll, Indiana men's basketball plays their first competitive game on Saturday, an exhibition against Marian out of the NAIA. What are the guys looking for out of the Hoosiers in their return to Assembly Hall (no injuries, please...)? Also, IUFB dropped their fifth straight contest, blowing a 14-0 lead at Rutgers. Tom Allen led the program to incredible heights in 2019 and 2020. Now, he's evaluating...

Duration:01:12:08

Lucky 13: IUBB Ranked in Preseason. IUFB's OL Improves, Defense Regresses vs. Maryland. [268]

10/17/2022
*Like, subscribe, comment, and follow us on social media!* Mike Woodson's Indiana Hoosiers appeared in the AP Top 25 for the first time since January 2019, after voters placed them 13th in the preseason poll. What does an Elite Eight/Final Four version of IUBB look like this season? Also, even as an 11-point underdog, IUFB somehow frustrated and aggravated fans after they failed to protect a fourth quarter lead against Maryland's backup QB. The offensive line showed progress under new...

Duration:01:23:02

IUFB's Midseason Coaching Change, and Hoosier Hysteria Was Awesome [267]

10/12/2022
*Like, subscribe, comment, and follow us on social media!* Tom Allen and IU parted ways with OL coach Darren Hiller on Sunday, less than 24 hours after IU conceded 22 pressures and five sacks in a 31-10 loss to No. 4 Michigan. What can Rod Carey bring to this group? How much change should we expect? Does this move affect your outlook for the rest of the 2022 season? Also, IUBB and IUWBB put on one heck of a show during Hoosier Hysteria. We had boots on the ground at Assembly Hall and go...

Duration:00:51:49

IUBB Storylines Heading into Hoosier Hysteria, and IUFB's Common Sense Problem [266]

10/4/2022
*Like, subscribe, comment, and follow us on social media!* With Hoosier Hysteria coming up on Friday, the guys discuss what they're most excited to see heading into the most-anticipated IUBB season in years. Mike Woodson told Jon Rothstein to expect a 10-man rotation. Who may end up missing out? IUFB showed many of the same issues in their 35-21 loss at Nebraska on Saturday. Tom Allen and the Hoosiers have to adapt faster during and between games. Why did Jaylin Lucas disappear after his...

IUFB Makes Too Many Mistakes in First 2022 Loss. Now, They Head to Nebraska. [265]

9/27/2022
*Like, subscribe, comment, and follow us on social media!* Simply put, Indiana made too many mistakes in a 45-24 loss at Cincinnati on Saturday. It's unacceptable. Tom Allen has raised the standard at IU. Why have the Hoosiers repeatedly started slowly through four games? The guys also consider Indiana's bowl game chances with the Hoosiers sitting at 3-1. What do they have to do to get to that six-win mark? Also, they look ahead to IU's primetime affair at Nebraska, and give you their Big...

Duration:01:00:51

The IUFB Rorschach Test- How Do You Interpret This 3-0 Team? [264]

9/23/2022
*Like, subscribe, comment, and follow us on social media!* Tom Allen's Hoosiers are 3-0. That's a notable accomplishment, especially in this upset-riddled September across college football. Yet, IUFB leaves fans wanting more after shaky offensive line play, inconsistent play-making, and an exposed defense, especially on Saturday. A road trip to Cincinnati comes next. How can IU pull off the upset as big underdogs? Who are some of the new players we want to see get more playing time? Also,...

The IUFB Rorschach Test- How Do You Interpret This 3-0 Team? [264]

9/21/2022
*Like, subscribe, comment, and follow us on social media!* Tom Allen's Hoosiers are 3-0. That's a notable accomplishment, especially in this upset-riddled September across college football. Yet, IUFB leaves fans wanting more after shaky offensive line play, inconsistent play-making, and an exposed defense, especially on Saturday. A road trip to Cincinnati comes next. How can IU pull off the upset as big underdogs? Who are some of the new players we want to see get more playing time? Also,...

Duration:01:02:27

IUBB's Schedule is Here! IUFB Slips 'n' Slides by Idaho, WKU is Next [263]

9/14/2022
*Like, subscribe, comment, and follow us on social media!* Mike Woodson and the Indiana Hoosiers now have a complete 2022-23 schedule! The guys offer their main takeaways. How many games will IU win to start conference play? On the gridiron, Tom Allen's team defeated Idaho, but not before a disappointing first half. What happened? Finally, what does IU have to do to knock off upset-minded Western Kentucky in week three? WEBSITE: https://www.indianahq.com/ • Twitter:...

Matthew Bedford is Injured, and Where Does IUFB Need to Get Better vs. Idaho? [262]

9/5/2022
*Like, subscribe, comment, and follow us on social media!* First, we welcome our newest IndianaHQ contributor, Charlie, to our podcast team! He was in person to watch IU's significant 23-20 win over the Illini, and he talks about the environment at Memorial Stadium. On Monday, Tom Allen announced that starting OT Matthew Bedford tore his ACL and will miss the rest of the season. The guys dive into how big that loss is and tell you about new starting tackle Parker Hanna. Also, they give you...

Duration:00:40:08