INDIANAPOLIS — Ally Disterhoft scored 10 of her 12 points in the final 5:38 as 23rd-ranked and fifth-seeded Iowa clawed back from the brink with a 24-11 closing run to upend No. 17, fourth-seeded Purdue 87-80 in a Big Ten Tournament quarterfinal Friday. The Hawkeyes (25-7) face eighth-seeded Ohio State (17-17) in a semifinal Saturday […]
Category: Iowa Hawkeyes women’s basketball
Winning tournament games in March is nothing new for Iowa freshmen Alexa Kastanek and Ally Disterhoft.
With any loss comes the natural desire for a shot at redemption.
INDIANAPOLIS Trailing by a point late in the first half with your all-conference point guard sitting on the bench with three fouls seems to fall under the category of an uncomfortable situation. Unless you are the Iowa women’s basketball team. With Samantha Logic sidelined with three fouls, Iowa overcame its only deficit of the game with […]
A player recording a triple-double in basketball is supposed to be a cause for major celebration.
On Sunday, Samantha Logic put her name on top of the Iowa women’s basketball all-time assist list.
No. 25-ranked Iowa picked up the fifth seed in the Big Ten Conference women’s basketball tournament. The Hawkeyes (23-7) will open play Thursday vs. No. 12 seed Illinois in a first-round game at about 1:30 p.m. at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. Iowa beat Illinois 81-56 Sunday. Theairra Taylor scored a team-best 17 points, her […]
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – Theairra Taylor scored a game-high 17 points and No. 25 Iowa shot 56 percent from the field to post an 81-56 Big Ten women’s basketball victory over Illinois Sunday afternoon. The Hawkeyes conclude the regular season at 23-7 overall and 11-5 in Big Ten play. Illinois is 9-20 and 2-14. Iowa’s 23 wins lead […]
Consistency, consistency, consistency. As the Iowa women’s basketball team enters its final game of the regular season Sunday against Illinois at the State Farm Center in Champaign, Ill., the Hawkeyes are in familiar territory. Coach Lisa Bluder’s squad has an opportunity to pass Purdue for fourth place and thus a first round bye in next […]