Blackford High School basketball has not been like this in decades. With the addition of a new coach and two new players, the team has risen from a years-long losing streak to a winning season. And the crowd shows it. With the gym packed, mothers and former players talk about the new kids, the respected coach and a renewed pride in Hartford City. (Lacquer Groove by Blue Dot Sessions is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial License.)

Apr 24, 2017 8:29 pm

Little 500 weekend has come and gone with Kappa Alpha Theta and Black Key Bulls winning the women’s and men’s races, respectively. Race announcer Josh Eastern, pit reporter Eddie Cotton and IDS Beat Reporter Tyler Sorg sat down to breakdown the race and all that went into it. They are already looking forward to next year’s race.

sports  •  Apr 10, 2017 8:47 pm

Indiana Daily Sports | Little 500

With the Little 500 on the horizon, IDS Little 500 beat reporter Tyler Sorg along with race broadcasters Josh Eastern and Eddie Cotton sat down to talk all things Little 500. This year’s race is wide open, but is there a clear favorite? The three of them chop it up and break down what you need to know heading into raceday.

A lot has happened over spring break in the IU basketball world on the men’s and women’s side. Women’s basketball beat reporter Josh Eastern alongside men’s basketball beat reporter Zain Pyarali break down Tom Crean’s departure, who should fill Crean’s void, and how the Hoosiers are doing in the Women’s NIT. Take a listen.

sports  •  Mar 9, 2017 12:14 am

Indiana Daily Sports Football | Episode 2

IU Football beat reporters Taylor Lehman, Jordan Guskey and Andrew Hussey discuss the hottest topics surrounding the IU Football program as the Hoosiers start spring practices, including IU's solidified coaching staff, which players to watch for during the spring and what position battles to watch before next season.

It’s Big Ten Tournament season for both the men and the women. The women fell out of the tournament after a tough loss against Purdue, while the men are preparing to take on Iowa as the 10-seed. Take a listen as women’s basketball beat reporter Josh Eastern and men’s basketball beat reporter Zain Pyarali break it all down.

sports  •  Feb 21, 2017 10:38 am

Indiana Daily Sports Basketball | Episode 8

Both the IU men’s and women’s basketball teams are coming off losses headed into this week and are looking to bounce back. Can the women solidify their NCAA Tournament place? Are the men even still alive? Josh Eastern and Zain Pyarali break it all down.

The men’s team is trending downwards while the women’s team is headed up. Why are both sides heading in opposite directions? Women’s basketball beat reporter Josh Eastern and men’s basketball beat reporter Zain Pyarali break it all down.

sports  •  Feb 14, 2017 1:01 am

Indiana Daily Sports Soccer | Episode 1

Indiana men’s soccer coach Todd Yeagley was gracious enough to stop by Franklin Hall to talk all things IU soccer with Josh Eastern and Zain Pyarali. In the interview, they touch on many interesting subjects. Be sure to take a listen to the conversation.

Both the men's and the women's teams are coming off losses over the weekend and both find themselves on the bubble of their respective NCAA Tournaments. Can one or both make the Big Dance or will they be heading to the NIT? Josh Eastern and Zain Pyarali discuss the past week and what’s ahead.

sports  •  Jan 25, 2017 12:04 am

Indiana Daily Sports Basketball | Episode 5

The men' and women's teams are coming off a successful week as both went undefeated. Can both teams keep it rolling? Josh Eastern and Zain Pyarali break it all down. Take a listen.

The men's basketball team is coming off of a win heading into their game against Michigan State this weekend, but could be without a key piece. The women, on the other hand, are looking to get back in the win column. Josh Eastern and Zain Pyarali discuss on the latest edition of the podcast.

Taylor Lehman, Joran Guskey and Andrew Hussey detail the changes in the IU Football program since the Foster Farms loss to Utah in December. The beat reporters touch on coaching changes, junior quarterback Richard Lagow's status as starting quarterback and players leaving early for the NFL Draft in April.

After a long break from the podcast, women's basketball beat writer Josh Eastern and men's basketball Zain Pyarali sit down to recap the last few weeks in IU basketball. Take a listen to find out how the past few weeks have gone.

The men’s women’s and women’s basketball teams both finished up undefeated week’s and are looking to keep their momentum going. With the Big Ten schedule just around the corner after winter break, women’s basketball reporter Josh Eastern and men’s basketball reporter Zain Pyarali give you a brief preview of what to look forward to during winter break.

The IDS football crew discusses IU's bowl bid and the news surrounding the game December 28, including Kevin Wilson's resignation, Tom Allen's strategy in preparation for No. 19 Utah and what the future of the Hoosiers' program looks like.