No more baby steps. Iowa’s 2013-14 basketball schedule will be a man-sized challenge. “Substantially tougher,” Iowa coach Fran McCaffery said. “But that was by design.” McCaffery took a cautious approach to scheduling last season, knowing he’d have two freshmen in his starting lineup. And two — Mike Gesell and Adam Woodbury — turned into three [...]
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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Andrew Francis had a bounce in his step as he left the Iowa locker room Wednesday night. “It’s always nice to go home,” said Francis, Iowa’s assistant basketball coach and a native of Brooklyn, N.Y. The Hawkeyes punched a homecoming ticket for their coach by beating Virginia 75-64 to advance to Tuesday’s [...]
IOWA CITY, Ia. – No one has questioned Adam Woodbury’s toughness on a basketball court. “My brother (Aaron) used to kick my butt every day,” Woodbury said. “He got it in my mind just to be tough out there. If you’re intimidated on the court, you’re in a lot of trouble.” Woodbury’s freshman season at [...]
Iowa freshman center Adam Woodbury is determined to not let the weight of carrying high expectations bring him down.
IOWA CITY, Ia. – Iowa’s long bench has made this a challenging season for Iowa basketball coach Fran McCaffery. Who to play? Who to sit? Which lineup will click? How does he balance egos and get everyone the minutes they deserve? Now another challenge has emerged. McCaffery is wrestling with making a change in his [...]
Iowa basketball coach Fran McCaffery said Friday that he plans to stick with his same starting lineup for Sunday’s game at Purdue. That lineup consists of three freshmen – center Adam Woodbury and guards Mike Gesell and Anthony Clemmons – along with junior swing guard Devyn Marble and sophomore forward Aaron White. Woodbury has struggled [...]
Iowa’s bench has outscored its starters in the last two Big Ten Conference basketball games. That shouldn’t be a surprise. Heading into Saturday’s game against Wisconsin at Carver-Hawkeye Arena, Iowa’s bench has started a combined 166 times, more than the 124 of the starters. Three reserves eat up most of those starts. Eric May has [...]
IOWA CITY, Ia. – Iowa’s 11-2 basketball team opens Big Ten play by hosting No. 5 Indiana Monday in sold-out Carver-Hawkeye Arena. The Big Ten, considered the nation’s No. 1 basketball conference this season, will put Coach Fran McCaffery’s rebuilding efforts to the test. Here are 12 looming questions heading into conference play. Who will [...]
how to get ex girlfriend back Iowa basketball coach Fran McCaffery predicts that freshmen starters Anthony Clemmons and Adam Woodbury will bounce back from rocky performances in Saturday’s victory against Northern Iowa. “They’re both very resilient individuals,” said McCaffery, whose team hosts South Carolina State at 8 p.m. Wednesday. “They are very competitive and have [...]
how do i get back with my ex girlfriend Iowa City, Ia. – Sharing is caring, and that suits Aaron White and his Iowa basketball teammates just fine. “We have really unselfish guys on this team, who don’t care about scoring,” the Hawkeyes’ sophomore forward said. “With this team we really share the ball well, [...]