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  1. Pregame Shootaround: Big matchup in Big Ten and Big 12 lineup is strong

    Feb 8, 2014, 9:00 AM EDT


    GAME OF THE DAY: No. 10 Michigan at No. 17 Iowa (2 p.m., ESPN) CBT’s own Rob Dauster broke down both of our day’s top games yesterday: Just how good is Iowa? That’s the question that everyone has on their mind at this point in the season. Looking at the numbers, the Hawkeyes look like…

  2. 2014 forward Dominique Uhl verbally commits to Iowa

    Oct 11, 2013, 12:04 PM EDT

    On Friday morning Iowa’s 2014 recruiting class gained a member, as 6-foot-8 forward Dominique Uhl announced his decision to attend the Big Ten school on Uhl, who lives in Point Pleasant Beach, N.J., is a native of Germany and picked the Hawkeyes over Boston College and Temple. Uhl, who weighs 190 pounds, is a…

  3. 2014 point guard Tyler Ulis verbally commits to attend Kentucky

    Sep 13, 2013, 8:33 PM EDT

    SEC Basketball Tournament - Quarterfinals - Vanderbilt v Kentucky

    Another top point guard in the 2014 class is off the board, as Marian Catholic (Ill.) product Tyler Ulis announced Friday evening that he will be attending the University of Kentucky. The 5-8 Ulis picked the Wildcats over Michigan State and Iowa, leaving the two Big Ten programs to seek other options at the position.…

  4. Baylor beats Providence to round out NIT Final Four

    Mar 27, 2013, 11:49 PM EDT

    Pierre Jackson

    The NIT Final Four is set. Behind 23 points and 13 assists from senior guard Pierre Jackson, Baylor beat Providence, 79-68, to advance to the semifinals of the NIT and round out the tournament’s Final Four that will advance to New York City. Baylor was efficient with the basketball Wednesday, turning the ball over just…

  5. Iowa advances to NIT semifinal after beating Virginia

    Mar 27, 2013, 9:04 PM EDT

    Iowa Virginia

    Down the stretch of the regular season, Iowa was in the conversation as an NCAA bubble team. The Hawkeyes missed out on the Big Dance, but they’re now headed to New York City in pursuit of an NIT championship. Iowa overcame the pace and defense of a tough Virginia team Wednesday to win, 75-64, on…

  6. Illinois hits bad shooting slump in loss to Iowa

    Mar 5, 2013, 9:42 PM EDT

    Iowa Illinois

    Illinois shot just 29 percent from the floor Tuesday night against Iowa in a 63-55 loss on the road. Haven’t we seen this before from the Illini? It sure seems like it. During the Illiniois’ stretch of six losses in seven games earlier in the season, a shooting slump was a major factor to blame. Included…

  7. Iowa creeps onto NCAA tournament bubble after win over Minnesota

    Feb 17, 2013, 4:22 PM EDT

    Iowa Minnesota

    In the nation’s toughest conference, Iowa has lost a handful of disappointing games in the final minutes, games that, had they been wins, would have made for an impressive league record. That includes being within one point in the final six minutes against No. 1 Indiana. It includes a strong first half against No. 4…

  8. Your guide to the pre-marathon Monday night games

    Nov 12, 2012, 6:58 PM EDT

    Bryant v Indiana

    With a matter of minutes left until the first Monday night slate of the college basketball season, here’s a list of game that you might be interested in before midnight hits and the world completely turns its collective attention to the 24-hours of Marathon Madness. A few games will be of interest for certain players,…

  9. Fran McCaffery signs 7-year deal with Iowa

    Jul 10, 2012, 2:25 PM EDT

    Fran McCaffery

    Two years into his tenure at Iowa, Fran McCaffery has earned himself a new contract, the school announced Tuesday. McCaffery, who has amassed a 29-37 record with the Hawkeyes, signed a seven-year deal worth a minimum average of $1.66 million per year with a base salary of $1.3 million in 2012-13. “I’m thrilled with where…

  10. Iowa must feel like it got Punk'd

    Oct 31, 2010, 6:01 PM EDT

    David K Purdy / Getty Images Contributor Words I never thought I’d write: Dick Vitale is a voice of reason. Iowa ran afoul of NCAA rules recently when recruits Josh Oglesby and Marcus Page met Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore at a Hawkeyes football game last month. The Des Moines Register reports school officials admit…