This pop quiz is a chance for readers to test their knowledge about Hawkeye football and men’s basketball. Of course, all the answers can be found by searching on the Internet or by skimming to the end of this column. But that would be cheating, and there is no room in sports for cheaters. Question […]
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Anybody who knows Iowa defensive line coach Reese Morgan knows that whatever success he’s had, it’s never about him. It’s always about his players, his fellow coaches and the fans, and whoever else might have contributed along the way. But we know better. Or at least we should know better. Reese Morgan has a special […]
The University of Texas decided recently to sell beer at home football games, becoming the third Big 12 school (Kansas State, West Virginia) with a “wet” stadium. We asked readers last week if Iowa State and Iowa should allow alcohol sales at athletic events: I go to a couple Iowa games a year. Glad they […]
The Iowa Hawkeyes have a trio of talented linebackers to replace. See what players and staff said today about what they think about how good this new group of backers can be.
Iowa women’s basketball recruit Whitney Jennings has been named to the Parade Magazine All-America team. Jennings is from Logansport, Ind. She led the state in scoring with a 32-point average. A 5-foot-5 senior, Jennings was a four-year starter. She also averaged 8.0 rebounds, 7.4 assists and 5.1 steals this season. She’s also an honor roll […]
By Ben Frederickson Knoxville (Tenn.) News Sentinel DAYTON, Ohio – The Tennessee men’s basketball team’s starting five chatted and chuckled as they approached the stage on Tuesday. Earlier, three Iowa players had taken the same seats without a peep. That trip to the Bahamas seemed so long ago. When the Vols (21-12) and Hawkeyes (20-12) meet […]
An NCAA Tournament edition of “Iowa Sports with Bryce Miller” talks about the Big Dance memories of former Iowa basketball players Al Lorenzen and Jacob Jaacks — and all three make predictions about how long or short the Hawkeyes’ run will be.
IOWA CITY, Ia. – Fran McCaffery was just 26 years old when he got the head coaching job at Lehigh in 1985. The youngest Division I head coach at the time, McCaffery took over a team that had been 12-19 the previous season. McCaffery vividly remembers conducting a practice that first season when there was […]