IOWA CITY, Ia. – The second annual Coaches vs. Cancer event, hosted last week by Iowa men’s basketball coach Fran McCaffery and his wife, Margaret, raised over $82,000.
All proceeds from the event, held at Carver-Hawkeye Arena Oct.29, went to Hope Lodge and to researchers at Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center.
A specially designed Iowa basketball golf cart, donated by Harris Golf Cars of Peosta, raised $5,600. An Iowa basketball print by artist Jeff McNutt, featuring Coach McCaffery, raised another $5,100. The winning bid for that print was submitted by Margaret McCaffery.
The inaugural Coaches vs. Cancer event in 2012 raised $52,000.
Category: Iowa Hawkeyes men's basketball