Mar 21, 2014, 5:36 PM EDT
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.
Mar 21, 2014, 9:44 AM EDT
Due to a health scare involving his son, LeVelle Moton’s family is not making the trip to San Antonio.
Mar 20, 2014, 1:46 AM EDT
Cal Poly and Tennessee were the First Four winners on Wednesday, paring the NCAA tournament field down to 64 teams in the process.
Mar 19, 2014, 4:03 PM EDT
Another doubleheader in Dayton, featuring Iowa’s matchup with Tennessee. There’s also action in the three other postseason events.
Mar 18, 2014, 11:00 AM EDT
Surgery will remove a thyroid tumor.
Mar 14, 2014, 12:19 AM EDT
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.
Mar 12, 2014, 12:58 PM EDT
Michigan State and Iowa look to right the ship, Wisconsin tries to earn a No. 1 seed and Nebraska and Minnesota try to lock up a bid.
Mar 7, 2014, 2:54 AM EDT
Wildcats stay in contention for a No. 1 seed in NCAA tournament, while a Southland shootout takes game of night honors.
Mar 7, 2014, 1:13 AM EDT
Hawkeyes sure didn’t mind conceding open looks on Thursday.
Mar 2, 2014, 11:29 PM EDT
GAME OF THE DAY: Clemson 77, Maryland 73 (2OT) With both teams looking to keep alive incredibly slim hopes of earning an at-large bid to the NCAA tournament, the Terrapins and Tigers needed ten extra minutes to determine a winner. Clemson would pull out the win in the end, with a Demarcus Harrison three with…
Mar 2, 2014, 4:46 PM EDT
There’s much to like about Iowa this March. The Hawkeyes are deep and talented and possess one of the most efficient offenses in the entire country. Though, they struggle defensively and have let several marquee wins slip right through hands this season. The cause for concern has been a three-game losing streak — Wisconsin, Minnesota and…
Feb 28, 2014, 3:16 AM EDT
GAME OF THE NIGHT: Oregon 87, UCLA 83 (2OT) With UCLA playing without the suspended Kyle Anderson and Jordan Adams, it seemed as if Oregon was well-positioned to earn a win that they needed to improve their NCAA tournament hopes. Of course the game supplied more drama than many anticipated, with Bryce Alford scoring 31…
Feb 28, 2014, 12:30 AM EDT
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…
Feb 23, 2014, 3:05 AM EDT
GAME OF THE DAY: No. 18 Kentucky 77, LSU 76 (OT) A Julius Randle basket in the final seconds of overtime proved to be the difference as Kentucky beat the Tigers in Lexington. Aaron Harrison scored 21 points and James Young added 20 as the young Wildcats have now won two straight since losing to…
Feb 22, 2014, 3:34 PM EDT
Three weeks ago, on Saturday, February 1st, we were all ready to write off No. 16 Wisconsin. The Badgers had lost to Ohio State in the Kohl Center, their fifth loss in six games and their third-straight defeat at home, something that simply never happens. They were overrated. Their record was boosted by the fact…
Feb 22, 2014, 2:23 PM EDT
No. 16 Wisconsin paid a visit to No. 15 Iowa on Saturday afternoon and, as you should come to expect from a marquee Big Ten game, it turned into a thriller, with the Badgers leaving Iowa City with a 79-74 win. In the first half, the Badgers found more holes in Iowa’s man-to-man defense than…
Feb 21, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT
The matchup between No. 15 Iowa and Indiana, originally scheduled to be played on Tuesday night but postponed due to a piece of metal falling from the Assembly Hall ceiling, has been rescheduled for February 27. The news was first reported by Andy Katz of ESPN.com. The news comes one day after engineers gave the…
Feb 18, 2014, 4:20 PM EDT
Tuesday night’s Big Ten battle between No. 15 Iowa and Indiana has been postponed the school announced after a piece of metal fell from the Assembly Hall ceiling onto seating in the lower bowl. “Safety is our No.1 priority,” Indiana Director of Athletics Fred Glass said in a statement. Our University engineers have advised us…
Feb 9, 2014, 2:23 AM EDT
GAME OF THE DAY: Ole Miss 91, Missouri 88 This was one of the more important games of the day when looking ahead to Selection Sunday, with the SEC needing teams other than Florida and Kentucky to step up. Marshall Henderson hit eight three-pointers and scored 29 points to lead the Rebels offensively, with Jarvis…
Feb 8, 2014, 4:08 PM EDT
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…
Feb 4, 2014, 9:41 PM EDT
The first meeting between Iowa and Ohio State ended with a double-digit road victory for the Hawkeyes. That was the second loss in a four-game losing streak for the Buckeyes. That skid continued until the end of January when the Buckeyes lost to Penn State at home in overtime. On Saturday, Ohio State looked like…
Jan 29, 2014, 7:37 PM EDT
Last night’s Michigan State/Iowa game proved to be one of the more entertaining contests played to this point in the season, with the 7th-ranked Spartans needing overtime to beat the 15th-ranked Hawkeyes in Iowa City. And given the fact that both teams entered the game ranked in the Top 15, obviously most college basketball fans…
Jan 28, 2014, 10:19 PM EDT
For the fifth time this season, No. 15 Iowa blew a great chance to pick up a season-defining win. They lost to Villanova in overtime in a game they led by nine at the half. They lost at Iowa State is a game they led by double figures late in the first half and lost…
Jan 28, 2014, 10:02 PM EDT
Michigan State, No. 7 team in the nation, was without Braden Dawson and Adreian Payne for the second straight game (sixth straight without Payne). Unlike, Saturday’s loss to in-state rival Michigan, the shorthanded Spartans stole one from No. 15 Iowa with a 71-69 road victory in overtime on Tuesday night. Despite missing its top two rebounders, the…
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