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Category: Iowa Hawkeyes men’s basketball

Clemmons: Trey Dickerson doesn’t deserve any pressure

[ 0 ] July 17, 2014

Since signing a letter of intent with the Iowa basketball team in April, former junior college point guard Trey Dickerson has seen his popularity rise steadily with Hawkeye fans.

Pat Harty: McCaffery had faith in Jok and got burned

[ 0 ] July 16, 2014

Iowa men’s basketball coach Fran McCaffery had no reasonable choice but to suspend Peter Jok. McCaffery took a chance on his 6-foot-6 sophomore shooting guard from West Des Moines, only to have his trust betrayed. McCaffery would have been justified in suspending Jok after he was arrested for drunken driving on his moped in late […]

Assault charge against Zach McCabe dropped

[ 0 ] July 16, 2014

The assault charge filed against former Iowa basketball player Zach McCabe for allegedly punching a man in the face at a downtown Iowa City bar has been dropped by the victim, according to court documents. Documents filed last week in Johnson County District Court indicate that the serious misdemeanor charge for assault causing bodily injury […]

Aaron White focused on improvement this summer

[ 0 ] July 15, 2014

Four months later, Aaron White still isn’t sure what caused the Iowa men’s basketball team to unravel at the end of last season. But he thinks he knows how to avoid a repeat. “What I can take from last year and moving into this year, last year was the first time in my career and […]

Photos: Iowa basketball player Peter Jok

[ 0 ] July 15, 2014

Zach McCabe: My assault charges have been dropped

[ 0 ] July 15, 2014

Update: Court documents confirm assault charge was dropped Former Iowa basketball player Zach McCabe took to Twitter on Tuesday to announce that his May assault charges have been dropped. “Charges are dropped,” McCabe, 22, tweeted. “I’m happy with the resolution and I think the criminal justice system worked by getting all the facts out on […]

Bryce Miller: Patience with Peter Jok wearing dangerously thin

[ 0 ] July 15, 2014

Peter Jok: First of all … stay … off … the … moped. Second of all: You’re treading dangerously close to that old baseball phrase, “Three strikes, you’re out.” No matter how good you are as a basketball player, no matter how many 3-pointers you can drain, no matter how many minutes Iowa hopes you’ll […]

UPDATE: Peter Jok indefinitely suspended after charge of driving on revoked license

[ 0 ] July 15, 2014

An Iowa basketball player has found himself in more legal trouble. A criminal complaint says sophomore guard Peter Jok was stopped at 11:45 p.m. Monday on his moped at W. Market and Madison streets in Iowa City for improper lights and failure to have a safety flag. Police confirmed that Jok, whose legal name is […]

Survey: Help enhance your HawkCentral experience

[ 0 ] July 11, 2014

We’re grateful that so many of you make us a trusted home for Hawkeyes sports coverage. And we want to serve you even better, giving you focused, improved, in-depth information and access year-round. So this is your chance to tell us what you want and how we can guide your Iowa sports experience across every […]

Barta on basketball recruiting misses, passing of baton at track coach

[ 0 ] July 9, 2014

When it comes to evaluating Iowa men’s basketball coach Fran McCaffery as a recruiter, the person who hired him isn’t concerned about a few recent near-misses. “If the expectation is that he’s going to hit 100 percent on every recruit, there is no coach in America that would succeed,” Iowa Athletics Director Gary Barta said […]