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Men's Basketball

[ 0 ] April 18, 2014

Harty: Close your books, today is Hawkeye quiz day

This pop quiz is a chance for readers to test their knowledge about Hawkeye football and men’s basketball. Of course, all the answers can be found by searching on the Internet or by skimming to the end of this column. But that would be cheating, and there is no room in sports for cheaters. Question […]

[ 0 ] April 17, 2014

Patrick McCaffery scheduled for second surgery today

Patrick McCaffery, son of Iowa men’s basketball coach Fran McCaffery, was scheduled to have surgery today to determine if radioactive iodine is necessary in treating his cancer. Patrick McCaffery, 14, had surgery to remove a tumor on his thyroid on March 19. Doctors discovered the tumor was malignant on March 21. University of Iowa athletic department […]

[ 0 ] April 16, 2014

Trey Dickerson fine with Peter Jok keeping No. 3

Iowa men’s basketball recruit Trey Dickerson wore uniform No. 0 last season at Williston State College. He’ll wear No. 11 at Iowa. But doesn’t it make more sense for a guy named Trey to wear No. 3? “My boy Peter Jok’s got No. 3,” Dickerson said. Jok will be a sophomore. Dickerson, a fleet 6-foot […]


[ 0 ] April 20, 2014

Formidable foursome set to lead Iowa’s defensive line

IOWA CITY, Ia. – Iowa’s Reese Morgan switched sides of the football in 2012, moving from offensive line coach to defensive line coach. What he faced was, in a word, challenging. Starters Broderick Binns and Mike Daniels were gone from the 2011 team. So were part-time starters Thomas Nardo and Lebron Daniel. Morgan inherited just two […]

[ 0 ] April 19, 2014

Andrew Logue: Should Iowa fans be alarmed by elevated expectations?

IOWA CITY, Ia. – We’re all a little sappy when it comes to spring football. And if preseason magazines start showing Iowa a little love, some Hawkeye followers will fall head over heels. Shame on them. If the past decade has taught us anything, it’s that national pundits can be fickle and Big Ten foes […]

[ 0 ] April 19, 2014

One of Ferentz’s original hires to leave Iowa coaching staff

Eric Johnson, a member of the Iowa football coaching staff for 15 years, is leaving the staff to pursue a career opportunity outside of football. The announcement was made Saturday by Johnson and Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz. “I know Eric and his family have given this decision great attention and thought, and we all […]


[ 0 ] March 24, 2014

Putting Iowa’s wrestling season in perspective

The Register’s Andy Hamilton takes a look back at Iowa’s performance at the NCAA Wrestling Championships and looks ahead to next season: WHAT WENT RIGHT: Tony Ramos walked a high wire all the way to the top of the awards podium. In his five tournament matches, the senior 133-pounder never led with a minute remaining in […]

[ 0 ] March 22, 2014

100+ photos: Iowa wrestler Tony Ramos throughout the years

[ 0 ] March 22, 2014

Iowa’s Ramos wins NCAA wrestling title at 133 pounds

OKLAHOMA CITY — Tony Ramos pounded his chest, stomped his feet and glared across the mat Saturday night, waiting for Tyler Graff to blink. None of the Iowa senior’s pre-match bluster, though, was as bold as what came after the 133-pound NCAA wrestling final. Ramos held the Wisconsin senior on his back for a two-count […]

Women's Basketball

[ 0 ] April 1, 2014

Logic named to All-American team

Iowa’s Samantha Logic received honorable mention recognition on the Associated Press All-American women’s basketball team.

[ 0 ] March 25, 2014

Hawkeyes’ shooting spells doom in 2nd round

The Iowa women’s basketball team missed its first 15 shots from 3-point range, and shot 33.3 percent overall in a 83-53 loss to third-seeded Louisville in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Tuesday in Carver-Hawkeye Arena.

[ 0 ] March 25, 2014

Disterhoft provides the Hawkeyes with a silver lining in loss

Not much went right for the Iowa women’s basketball team Tuesday against Louisville.

Big Ten

[ 0 ] April 18, 2014

Photos: Iowa Softball Vs. Michigan State

[ 0 ] April 18, 2014

Des Moines girls named captains for Iowa Ladies Football Academy

It is a parent’s nightmare — a helpless, hollow feeling. “Seeing your kids in pain that you can’t fix is the worst,” Toby Riddle said. “Just awful.” Toby and Jim Riddle of Des Moines experienced that when their oldest daughter, Megan, now 12, was diagnosed with Juvenile Arthritis at 13 months old. Five years ago […]

[ 0 ] April 17, 2014

Nebraska fans will have to stay up late on Sept. 13

Associated Press LINCOLN, Neb. — Nebraska’s football game at Fresno State on Sept. 13 will be televised by CBS Sports Network with kickoff set for 9:30 p.m. Central time. The Mountain West Conference made the announcement Thursday. The game will be the second all-time between the schools, following Nebraska’s 42-29 win in Lincoln in 2011. […]

Other Recent Articles

Big seventh inning lifts Hawks over Minnesota

[ 0 ] April 20, 2014

No line out to the third baseman this time.

Hawk pitcher sparks comeback win

[ 0 ] April 19, 2014

Sasha Kuebel’s pitching performance Saturday against Minnesota was as much about surviving as it was succeeding.

Spartans edge Hawkeyes 1-0

[ 0 ] April 18, 2014


That’s how many games Iowa had won in a row over Michigan State heading into Friday night’s contest at Pearl Field, the Spartans last winning in April of 2006. That was eight years ago, when there were still 11 schools in the Big Ten, Twitter wasn’t a website, and AMC was practically still a movies-only channel.

ESPN ranks Cook among top-300 prospects

[ 0 ] April 17, 2014

Drew Cook proved last season as the quarterback for the undefeated Regina football team that he was among the top high school players in Iowa.

Iowa football notes: Brian Ferentz addresses NFL rumor

[ 0 ] April 16, 2014

IOWA CITY, Ia. – Brian Ferentz expected the question Wednesday. He wasn’t disappointed. A January report said he would leave his father’s staff at Iowa to become offensive line coach for the NFL’s Houston Texas and new head coach Bill O’Brien. Brian Ferentz and O’Brien worked together in New England. “What I’ll tell you guys […]