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  1. Iowa senior is playing through grief after the death of his father

    Dec 8, 2014, 8:45 PM EST

    Gabe Olaseni

    Iowa senior center Gabriel Olaseni is playing some great basketball and is playing through the death of his father in England.

  2. Three-star guard/forward becomes Iowa’s fourth 2015 commitment

    Nov 2, 2014, 7:50 PM EST

    Fran McCaffery

    Given the personnel losses coming at the end of the year Iowa needed to add some pieces to their perimeter rotation in the Class of 2015, and they landed another player Sunday.

  3. Assigned Reading: Iowa’s Fran McCaffery has a new outlook on things

    Nov 1, 2014, 3:00 PM EST

    Fran McCaffery

    After dealing with his 13-year-old son battling cancer, Iowa head coach Fran McCaffery has a new outlook on things.

  4. Top 25 Countdown: No. 21 Iowa Hawkeyes

    Oct 10, 2014, 3:00 PM EST

    Fran McCaffery

    The Hawkeyes had a disappointing finish to the 2013-2014 season. Can they bounce back this year?

  5. Iowa looks to rectify defensive issues that led to last year’s season-ending skid

    Oct 4, 2014, 6:34 PM EST

    Fran McCaffery

    Each of Iowa’s final eight opponents shot 44 percent or better from the field, with the Hawkeyes going 1-7 in those games.

  6. Head coach’s son becomes Iowa’s first 2017 commitment

    Aug 30, 2014, 11:20 PM EST

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    Connor McCaffery was expected to play for his father, and he announced the intention to do so Saturday.

  7. Iowa head coach Fran McCaffery: ‘We have great kids. We don’t have thugs’

    Aug 18, 2014, 7:25 PM EST

    Fran McCaffery

    Iowa head coach Fran McCaffery defended some of his player’s recent offseason troubles.

  8. Iowa suspends Peter Jok indefinitely following second arrest

    Jul 15, 2014, 8:45 PM EST

    AP

    The second arrest in three months leads to an indefinite suspension for the rising sophomore.

  9. Tennessee men’s basketball team among those honored by SEC

    Jun 19, 2014, 8:56 PM EST

    University of Tennessee

    The Volunteers were one of four groups honored by the SEC on Thursday.

  10. Report: Iowa forward Zach McCabe arrested for punching man at a bar

    May 17, 2014, 11:00 AM EST

    Fran McCaffery

    Iowa senior forward Zach McCabe was arrested on Friday for punching a man in an Iowa City bar.

  11. Iowa lands commitment from 2015 shooting guard Andrew Fleming

    May 12, 2014, 4:12 PM EST

    Fran McCaffery

    Iowa landed a pledge from 2015 shooting guard Andrew Fleming.

  12. Iowa head coach Fran McCaffery reveals that tumor removed from son is cancerous

    Mar 21, 2014, 5:36 PM EST

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    Two days after his son underwent surgery to remove a tumor from his thyroid, Iowa head coach Fran McCaffery released a statement on the health of his 14-year old son.

  13. Son of NC Central’s coach LeVelle Moton is hospitalized

    Mar 21, 2014, 9:44 AM EST

    Moton

    Due to a health scare involving his son, LeVelle Moton’s family is not making the trip to San Antonio.

  14. Big Ten Tournament: Iowa suffers sixth defeat in last seven games

    Mar 14, 2014, 12:19 AM EST

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    Iowa loses for the sixth time in the last seven games, with their defense once again being an issue. And against Northwestern the Hawkeyes struggled offensively as well.

  15. Defense once again problematic for No. 24 Iowa in loss to No. 22 Michigan State

    Mar 7, 2014, 1:13 AM EST

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    Hawkeyes sure didn’t mind conceding open looks on Thursday.

  16. No. 20 Iowa’s defensive issues continue in loss at Indiana

    Feb 28, 2014, 12:30 AM EST

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    Fran McCaffery has arguably the deepest team in the Big Ten, with his Iowa Hawkeyes able to go two-deep at essentially any position on the floor. But that depth doesn’t do a team much good when they have a tough time defending, and that was once again the case for the 20th-ranked Hawkeyes in their…

  17. No. 17 Iowa needs Roy Devyn Marble at his best to beat the best

    Feb 8, 2014, 4:08 PM EST

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    After losing at home to Michigan State and Ohio State earlier in Big Ten play, Iowa was anxious to get a home Big Ten win over a ranked opponent. The Hawkeyes jumped all over their latest opportunity on Saturday as No. 17 Iowa (18-6, 7-4) ran past No. 10 Michigan (17-6, 9-2) 85-67. Roy Devyn…

  18. Fran McCaffery gets his punishment from the Big Ten for Sunday’s ejection

    Jan 7, 2014, 11:09 AM EST

    Fran McCaffery

    As if losing a game at No. 4 Wisconsin wasn’t enough, the Big Ten handed down their punishment for Fran McCaffery’s ejection on Sunday night. The Iowa head coach will be suspended for one game and receive a public reprimand from the conference. The school received a $10,000 fine as well. If you missed it,…

  19. Iowa head coach Fran McCaffery apologizes for Sunday’s outburst

    Jan 6, 2014, 11:52 AM EST

    Fran McCaffery

    You’ve seen the video by now. Fran McCaffery got himself tossed out of a game last night, bumping an official after getting a technical foul in a game where his team was winning at Wisconsin. On Monday morning, the Iowa head coach sent out a statement. “I want to apologize for my emotional reaction during…

  20. Iowa’s Fran McCaffery ejected for bumping official, costs team win at Wisconsin (VIDEO)

    Jan 5, 2014, 9:38 PM EST

    Fran McCaffery

    Fran McCaffery is notorious for having one of the most vicious tempers in all of college basketball, and he exploded on Sunday night. He is perhaps best known for this chair throwing incident. With No. 22 Iowa leading No. 4 Wisconsin 41-39 in the Kohl Center, McCaffery went off again. He was upset about a no-call…

  21. Iowa State comes back, wins intrastate rival vs. Iowa

    Dec 14, 2013, 12:08 AM EST

    Fred Hoiberg

    Tonight in Ames, IA was college basketball at its finest. A Friday night game in prime time between two intrastate rivals: Iowa and Iowa State. It has been quite some time since both teams played each other while ranked in the Top 25. In fact, you’d have to go back to 1987 the last time…

  22. Purdue beats Siena, but Jimmy Patsos has Saints ahead of schedule

    Nov 24, 2013, 2:27 PM EST

    timesunion.com

    Today against Purdue, Siena earned another moral victory — if there is such a thing. Purdue doesn’t figure to challenge in the Big Ten, but the Boilermakers are now off to a 5-0 start and looking like a potential NCAA Tournament team if they are able to earn some good victories in the Big Ten.…

  23. Iowa struggles but ultimately does enough to defeat Omaha

    Nov 10, 2013, 7:35 PM EST

    Fran McCaffery

    Fran McCaffery’s Iowa Hawkeyes are a team many believe to be capable of at the very least reaching the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2006, with guard Devyn Marble and forward Aaron White among the returnees from last season’s 25-win squad. But after blowing out UNC-Wilmington on Friday night the Hawkeyes had their…

  24. Anthony Clemmons sits out Iowa’s exhibition victory with ankle injury

    Nov 3, 2013, 8:36 PM EST

    Anthony Clemmons, Kevin Ferrell

    In their lone exhibition game before opening the season against UNC Wilmington on Friday night the Iowa Hawkeyes coasted past Augustana (Ill.) by the final score of 87-65. Zach McCabe and Aaron White led the way offensively for Fran McCaffery’s team with 16 points apiece and sophomore center Adam Woodbury posted a double-double, accounting for…