Podcast: Longtime IU Beat Writer Terry Hutchens On IU's New Coaching Staff

Stu Jackson, Staff Writer
The Hoosier

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In the latest edition of Heard on the Hoosier, host Stu Jackson is joined by longtime IU beat writer and CNHI's Terry Hutchens, who has covered the Hoosiers for 19 seasons, for historical and current perspective on the IU men's basketball program's new coaching staff of head coach Archie Miller and assistant coaches Ed Schilling, Bruiser Flint and Tom Ostrom.

Among the topics discussed:

• Hutchens' first thoughts on the hirings when they became official.

• The importance of IU head coach Archie Miller to have someone like Ed Schilling and his strong Indiana ties on his staff given how he wants to prioritize the state in recruiting.

• What stood out about the previous coaching staffs Hutchens has covered, and the common themes among them regarding the experience and structure of each staff.

• The benefits of having coaches from John Calipari and Billy Donovan's coaching tree on staff in Schilling and Flint (Calipari) and Ostrom (Donovan) respectively.

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