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PODCAST: IU men's basketball brings losing streak into difficult stretch of road games



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Sophomore forward Justin Smith tries to make a basket, but blocked by a Michigan player on Jan. 25 at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall. IU lost to Michigan, 69-46. Anna Tiplick Buy Photos

IU has now gone nearly a month without a victory after losing its last six games. The Hoosiers now sit at 12-8 overall and 3-6 in Big Ten play with a pair of daunting road games on the schedule for this week.

IU plays at Rutgers on Wednesday night before a Saturday night contest at Michigan State.

Indiana Daily Student men's basketball writers Ben Portnoy, Cameron Drummond and Murphy Wheeler discuss potential solutions for IU, as well as what the realistic expectations should be for the team for the rest of the season.

PODCAST SEGMENTS:

0:55 — Where does IU go following its embarrassing home loss to Michigan?

8:05 — How disappointing has Romeo Langford's outside shooting been this season?

9:50 — The role coaching has played in IU's losing streak

13:30 — Why IU fans shouldn't panic about Archie Miller

22:30 — A preview of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights

28:30 — The opportunities IU will have this season to win important conference games

31:45 — Options Miller has to help "move the needle" for IU on the court

35:45 — The Zach McRoberts problem 

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