Northwestern University senior James Montgomery was surprised with a basketball scholarship after two years as a walk-on for the Wildcats.
Even on a European exhibition tour meant to be part business and part vacation, the Hawkeyes can’t get a break from one of the team’s most notorious former players. Pierre Pierce didn’t just make waves by showing up as a member of Hyeres-Toulon, the professional team Iowa was slated to play on Monday night. He […]
FROM UNIVERSITY OF IOWA SPORTS INFORMATION DEPARTMENT PARIS, France — The University of Iowa men’s basketball team used a 9-0 run to start the fourth quarter to pull away and defeat the AMW All-Stars, 82-60 on Friday evening to remain unbeaten after three contests on their European trip. Leading by seven points (62-55) after three […]
Steve Alford says he won’t be paying a $1 million buyout to New Mexico. His former employer thinks otherwise. The new UCLA basketball coach, who led Iowa to 152 wins and two Big Ten Tournament titles over eight seasons until he left in 2006, thinks he owes New Mexico $200,000 for bolting. According to an […]
Iowa forward Eric May was playing the 127th game of his college career Thursday night. Yet opponents still seem to forget the senior from Dubuque can jump out of the gym. May, despite an average of 4.9 points, seems to have one high-flying dunk a game for the Hawkeyes. The bench sparkplug did that again […]
The Iowa women’s basketball team will play host to an NCAA regional in March. Until recently, it has been safe to assume that the Hawkeyes will be part of the festivities. Iowa started the season by winning 16 of its first 21 games. Among its victories were games with Iowa State and Purdue, both of […]
Press-Citizen sports reporter Pat Harty will host a Hawkeye basketball live chat every Thursday at 12:30 p.m. Join us with your questions about the season.
The first thing you notice about Iowa freshman center Adam Woodbury, of course, is his unusual size. At 7-foot-1, Woodbury casts an imposing figure on and off the court. His height was a key part of what made Woodbury a force at Sioux City East High School and will undoubtedly serve him well in college. […]