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Category: Iowa Hawkeyes men’s basketball

Ex-Hawkeye Zach McCabe pleads not guilty in bar incident

[ 0 ] July 9, 2014

The former Iowa basketball player who allegedly punched a man in the face and then blew him a kiss while walking out of an Iowa City bar has pleaded not guilty. According to documents filed Monday in Johnson County District Court, Zach McCabe, 22, has filed a written plea of not guilty to a serious […]

Devyn Marble impresses in NBA Summer League opener

[ 0 ] July 5, 2014

By Greg Auman Special to the Register ORLANDO, Fla. – On a day when the Orlando Magic’s two lottery picks combined for nine points and eight turnovers, the team’s rookie standout in Saturday’s NBA Summer League opener was second-round pick Devyn Marble, who scored 13 points in 16 minutes of Orlando’s 83-77 win against the […]

White eyes LeBron James camp, big season for Hawkeyes

[ 0 ] July 3, 2014

Aaron White loved LeBron James when he played for his favorite NBA team, the Cleveland Cavaliers. When James pulled up stakes and headed for Miami, Iowa’s forward lost some of that passion. “I’m not going to lie: When he left, I wasn’t a big fan,” said the 6-foot-9 senior from Strongsville, Ohio. “But I respect […]

Aaron White headed to LeBron’s skills academy

[ 0 ] July 3, 2014

Aaron White’s summer just keeps getting better.  The 6-foot-9 forward for the Iowa basketball team has been invited to the LeBron James Skills Academy, which features 30 of the top collegiate players from around the country. The camp will be held next Wednesday through Saturday in Las Vegas. White expressed his excitement on Twitter on […]

Darius Stokes says on Twitter that he plans to transfer to Fairleigh-Dickinson University

[ 0 ] July 3, 2014

Former Iowa Hawkeye Darius Stokes will finish his college basketball career at Fairleigh Dickinson University. The 6-foot-7 Cedar Rapids native announced his decision on Twitter on Wednesday. “Excited to say that I have committed to Fairleigh-Dickinson University to further my education and play the sport that I love.#blessed,’” Stokes said. Iowa defeated Fairleigh-Dickinson 92-59 on […]

Orlando GM: Devyn Marble is ‘hard-nosed dude’

[ 0 ] June 30, 2014

Why did the Orlando Magic trade for Iowa’s Devyn Marble last week? Because they like his toughness. Marble was selected by Denver in the second round, then immediately traded to Orlando. “To play really good basketball, you’ve got to play both ends of the floor,” Magic general manager Rob Hennigan told the Orlando Sentinel. “That’s […]

Rick Brown: Who will be the next Hawkeye drafted?

[ 0 ] June 27, 2014

It’s time to turn the page on Devyn Marble. He now belongs to the NBA’s Orlando Magic, the team that got the Iowa guard in the second round of Thursday’s draft. The next compelling question is this: Who’s next? Forward and senior-to-be Aaron White is the logical choice to be the Hawkeyes’ next NBA Draft pick. […]

Marble headed to Orlando after he’s chosen 56th

[ 0 ] June 26, 2014

Iowa’s Devyn Marble spent the last month working out for 15 different NBA franchises. On Thursday, he waited more than four hours to hear his name called during the NBA Draft. It was worth the wait. Marble was selected by Denver with the 56th pick of the second round, but ended up with Orlando because […]

Hawkeye newcomer Uhl brings German roots to his game

[ 0 ] June 26, 2014

Dominique Uhl stood up tall in the lobby of the North Liberty Community Center, ripe with his German roots. The accent was there. Questions about his upcoming freshman year at Iowa came eventually, but not before some soccer talk. The Pleasant Beach, N.J., recruit is originally from Germany, and all of his focus early Thursday […]

McCaffery, Marble confident in Hawkeye star’s NBA future

[ 0 ] June 24, 2014

Devyn Marble’s basketball metamorphosis came under the watchful eye of Iowa coach Fran McCaffery. It’s a relationship that started with indecision and blossomed with trust over four years. “He didn’t know me when I got this job,” McCaffery said. “Over the last four years I have really appreciated Devyn in this program, and we’ve been […]