IOWA CITY, Ia. Louisville’s headed home, sweet home. The third-seeded Cardinals (32-4) ended Iowa’s postseason run Tuesday in an 83-53 win in an NCAA women’s basketball second-round game at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. The victory sends Louisville, last year’s national runner-up, back home to host a regional semifinal Sunday. All-American guard Shoni Schimmel poured in 26 points, […]
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Louisville is seven hours away. Idaho is 24 hours away. The Iowa women’s basketball team’s first round opponent, Marist, is nearly 16 hours away.
Ally Disterhoft grew up in Iowa City dreaming of playing basketball for the hometown Hawkeyes.
It took four games and four days but the Iowa women’s basketball team finally found a Big Ten Tournament obstacle it couldn’t overcome.
No. 23 Iowa overcame a seven-point deficit in the final 12 minutes to earn an 87-80 win over No. 17 Purdue in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
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.
On Sunday, Samantha Logic put her name on top of the Iowa women’s basketball all-time assist list.
Iowa’s women’s basketball team popped back into the Associated Press Top 25 national poll today. The Hawkeyes (21-7) lost a close game to then-No. 23 Purdue Feb. 16, then beat Michigan 74-70 Saturday. That helped pushed the Iowa women back into the top 25. The Big Ten Conference holds down five spots in the poll. The other […]
Melissa Dixon scored 24 points, Sam Logic nearly posted her second straight triple-double and Theairra Taylor made big plays down the stretch, but none of that was the story in Iowa’s 90-84 win over Northwestern on Monday. Monday night was all about Lisa Bluder making history. Iowa coach Lisa Bluder became the all-time winningest basketball […]