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Tag: "Adam Woodbury"

Rick Brown: McCaffery sees key roles for Clemmons, Ellingson, Uhl

[ 0 ] August 20, 2014

Iowa’s basketball program is in a much better place than it was when coach Fran McCaffery took over in the spring of 2010. But now, after the first trip to the NCAA Tournament since 2006, comes a different challenge. Is this a program that reloads or rebuilds? The Big Ten’s top programs keep rolling season […]

Waite likes idea of Iowa’s new twin towers

[ 0 ] August 14, 2014

This coming basketball season could see the unveiling of Iowa’s latest version of the twin towers. Iowa coach Fran McCaffery said he likely would use a lineup at times that includes 7-foot-1 junior center Adam Woodbury playing alongside 6-10 senior Gabe Olaseni. Woodbury and Olaseni mostly rotated at the center position in each of the […]

USA East Coast falls to Estonia National Team

[ 0 ] August 6, 2014

TALLINN, Estonia — USA East Coast lost its first game of the Four Nations Cup Wednesday night, falling to the Estonia National Team, 77-65. Both Estonia and USA East Coast finished with 2-1 records after round-robin play, but Estonia captured first place due to the point-differential tiebreaker. University of Iowa junior guard Mike Gesell scored […]

Gesell, Woodbury Help USA East Coast Improve to 2-0

[ 0 ] August 5, 2014

TALLINN, Estonia — University of Iowa junior guard Mike Gesell took over down the stretch in USA East Coast’s 90-83 victory over the Austrian National Team Tuesday night. With the shot clock running down, Gesell drove the lane for an acrobatic layup giving USA an 81-76 advantage with 1:03 left to play in regulation. South […]

Woodbury determined to improve on offense

[ 0 ] June 20, 2014

Adam Woodbury hates how this past season ended for the Iowa basketball team, except for one encouraging exception.

Pat Harty: Nothing came easy for this year’s Hawkeye men

[ 0 ] March 24, 2014

There is no way to sugarcoat or spin what happened to the 2013-14 Iowa men’s basketball team.

Did the Hawkeyes get too caught up in Final Four talk?

[ 0 ] March 3, 2014

IOWA CITY, IA. — A 13-point halftime lead had turned into a four-point deficit, with just over 9 minutes to play. Iowa’s mojo was missing, shots weren’t falling, defense was missing and heads were down. Carver-Hawkeye Arena was quiet as fans watched a disaster unfolding before their very eyes. A fourth straight loss, this one to […]

Rick Brown: Iowa’s Gesell, Woodbury starting to live up to their billing

[ 0 ] February 16, 2014

Sophomores are playing the most consistent basketball of their college careers.

Oglesby hits ground running as Hawkeyes glide past Arkansas-Pine Bluff

[ 0 ] December 22, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia.  Josh Oglesby said hello Sunday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena, and veteran official Ed Hightower said goodbye. Oglesby, who missed Iowa’s first 12 games after breaking a bone in his right foot on Nov. 6, made his first four 3-point attempts in Sunday’s 86-61 victory over Arkansas-Pine Bluff before an announced sellout crowd of 15,400 […]

An enhanced Adam Woodbury heads into second season with Hawkeyes

[ 0 ] October 10, 2013