Playing three games in six days might seem like a daunting task, but Iowa men’s basketball coach Fran McCaffery sees it differently.
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Columnist Pat Harty has been covering the Iowa Hawkeyes for the Press-Citizen since 1991. Originally from Des Moines, he currently writes columns and covers Hawkeye men's basketball for Hawk Central.
Iowa basketball coach Fran McCaffery did the right thing by ordering his players to shut down their Twitter accounts until the season is over. It’s unfortunate that McCaffery has to take such extreme action, but this was a collision waiting to happen with the rise of social media. Iowa senior Zach McCabe was wrong to […]
Basketball has been very good to Iowa senior forward Zach McCabe.
His 18-2 record, his nine consecutive victories, and his No. 4 national ranking at 165 pounds all show that Iowa wrestler Nick Moore is competing at a high level.
Since recently revealing the four faces on his Mount Rushmore for the NBA, LeBron James has reignited a long-standing debate in sports. The league’s four-time MVP got me thinking about who would be on the University of Iowa’s Mount Rushmore for football and men’s basketball. Nile Kinnick (in football) and Ronnie Lester (basketball) immediately came […]
Given his track record, it’s fair to say that Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz is better at developing star offensive tackles than he is at signing them.
Another game, another milestone victory for Iowa women’s basketball coach Lisa Bluder. The Hawkeyes defeated Illinois 69-55 before an announced crowd of 3,636 Thursday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. The victory marked the eighth time that Bluder has won at least 20 games in a season as the Iowa coach, with the Hawkeyes improving to 20-6 overall […]
Iowa football players joined the Iowa Dance Team for a performance Thursday during halftime of the Iowa women’s basketball game against Illinois.
Josh Dziewa grew up in eastern Pennsylvania wrestling before family and friends. He gets to relive that today when the third-ranked Iowa wrestling team faces No. 21 Lehigh in Bethlehem, Pa. “It’s exciting; I’m going to have a good fan base there, family and friends,” said Dziewa, who wrestles at 141 pounds and has a […]
Junior college point guard Trey Dickerson waited several months for a scholarship offer from Iowa, so he figured he could wait one more night.