powered by the Iowa City Press-Citizen & The Des Moines Register
Subscribe via RSS Feed

Tag: "Iowa women’s basketball"

37 photos: Iowa women fall in Big Ten title game

[ 0 ] March 9, 2014

Hawkeye women oust Purdue with final push in Big Ten quarterfinal

[ 0 ] March 7, 2014

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.

Samantha Logic named Big Ten player of the week

[ 0 ] February 11, 2014

FROM UI SPORTS INFORMATION: IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa junior guard Samantha Logic has been named Big Ten Player of Week for the third time this season, the conference office announced Tuesday. “Sam contributes in so many ways that sometimes you do not even recognize how well she is playing” said UI head […]

Samantha Logic named to watch list for national award

[ 0 ] January 15, 2014

FROM UI SPORTS INFORMATION: IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa junior guard Samantha Logic has been named to the 2014 Nancy Lieberman Award Watch List, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced Wednesday. The award recognizes the top point guard in women’s NCAA Division I college basketball. Candidates exhibit the floor leadership, play-making […]

Iowa women pick up 1st Big Ten win

[ 0 ] January 8, 2014

In a game that Iowa had to have, it was the Hawkeyes’ lone senior who helped assure them they got it. On a night where fans took home a bobblehead of her likeness, Theairra Taylor scored a team-high 20 points as Iowa surged to a 78-71 win over Minnesota (11-5, 0-2) Wednesday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. […]

Gopher standout scores 45% of team’s offense

[ 0 ] January 8, 2014

Another day, another 20-point scorer allowed by the Iowa women’s basketball team. Rachel Banham scored 32 points for Minnesota on Wednesday night in Carver-Hawkeye Arena, accounting for 45 percent of the team’s offense. The junior entered Wednesday’s game averaging 20.6 points per game. But unlike the first two Big Ten games, the Hawkeyes prevailed 78-71 […]

Iowa women plenty motivated to play at Iowa State

[ 0 ] December 11, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. – The bigger the matchup, the shorter Lisa Bluder’s pregame speeches get. The Iowa women’s basketball coach hasn’t needed to say much at all in preparation for this year’s annual showdown with Iowa State. Thursday night’s 44th game in the series ranks among the most anticipated. For just the second time, No. […]

Iowa women face first road test

[ 0 ] November 19, 2013

Playing the best seems to bring out the best in the Iowa women’s basketball team.

Iowa women’s basketball signs 4 out-of-state recruits

[ 0 ] November 13, 2013

FROM UI SPORTS INFORMATION: IOWA CITY, Iowa — Christina Buttenham (Hamilton, Ontario, Canada), Chase Coley (Minneapolis), Whitney Jennings (Logansport, Ind.) and Carly Mohns (Brodhead, Wis.) have signed a National Letter of Intent to attend the University of Iowa next fall, UI head women’s basketball coach Lisa Bluder announced Wednesday. Iowa’s class is ranked 28th nationally […]

Samantha Logic named Big Ten player of the week

[ 0 ] November 12, 2013

FROM UI SPORTS INFORMATION: IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa junior guard Samantha Logic has been named Big Ten Player of Week for her efforts in Iowa’s wins against UC Riverside and No. 14 Dayton last week. The announcement was made Tuesday by the conference office. “Sam is very deserving of this honor,” said […]