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Iowa women upset No. 14 Dayton in OT

[ 0 ] November 10, 2013

How do you top opening the season with a career-high point total in a 14-point win? Just ask Iowa point guard Sam Logic. Boxscore: Iowa 97, Dayton 93 Two days after pouring in a career-high 29 points in Iowa’s season opener, Logic hit a game-tying 3-pointer to send the game to overtime as Iowa downed […]

Nicole Smith expected to be out 10-14 weeks with knee injury

[ 0 ] November 6, 2013

FROM UI SPORTS INFORMATION: IOWA CITY, Iowa — Sophomore center Nicole Smith will undergo surgery Friday to repair an injury in her right knee, UI head coach Lisa Bluder announced Wednesday. Smith will miss approximately 10-14 weeks. “We will miss having Nicole in uniform during her recovery,” said Bluder. “She worked hard during the offseason […]

Persistence pays off for Theairra Taylor

[ 0 ] October 31, 2013

ROSEMONT, Ill. – Theairra Taylor is a senior guard at Iowa. That, in itself, is a story. A comeback story. Make that comebacks. Like three ACL tears in 20 months. A story of persistence and triumph. “How can you not love a kid who doesn’t have to be here?” Iowa women’s basketball coach Lisa Bluder […]

Hawkeyes’ opponent in women’s Big Ten/ACC Challenge announced

[ 0 ] May 16, 2013

FROM UI SPORTS INFORMATION: IOWA CITY, Iowa — The University of Iowa women’s basketball team will host Syracuse as part of the seventh annual Big Ten/ACC Challenge. The game is scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 5, in Carver-Hawkeye Arena. Start time and television information will be released at a later date. Syracuse begins a new era […]

Why Hawkeyes have chance to shock women’s basketball world Tuesday

[ 0 ] March 25, 2013

Iowa senior Jamie Printy talks about Tuesday’s NCAA Tournament matchup against Notre Dame: IOWA CITY, Ia. – Something is missing from the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament. “We need a little more madness,” Iowa point guard Samantha Logic said. “Why not start with us?” The ninth-seeded Hawkeyes will aim for a shocker tonight when they host […]

Hawks keep calm after players-only meeting

[ 0 ] February 5, 2013

Something has happened to the Iowa women’s basketball team that went 6-0 in December. The Hawkeyes had a players-only meeting after the 67-65 loss Sunday to Northwestern in Iowa City. “You don’t want the season to, you know, slip away,” Iowa senior Jaime Printy said. “And I’m not saying it has, at all. We still […]

Photos: No. 24 Iowa women falter on road vs. Illinois

[ 0 ] January 31, 2013

The No. 24 Iowa women’s basketball team lost 74-62 against Illinois on Thursday in Champaign, Ill.

Iowa women fall at Illinois in first game as ranked team

[ 0 ] January 31, 2013

ILLINOIS 74, No. 24 IOWA 62: Hawkeyes commit 27 turnovers in loss.

Hawkeyes come out firing against Bears

[ 0 ] December 19, 2012

Iowa provided the bite on a frosty evening, routing Missouri State 97-43 Wednesday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. It was a tough and ragged game, with the two teams combining for 53 fouls and 55 foul shots. But the 97 points were the most in regulation for the Hawkeyes since Iowa scored 98 against Western Illinois last […]

Printy leads Hawkeyes in OT win

[ 0 ] November 14, 2012

The classics never go out of style. And Wednesday night was classic Jaime Printy. The Hawkeye senior hit a 3-pointer with 1.6 seconds left to send the game into overtime, then scored eight points in the extra period to lift Iowa to a 69-63 win over Middle Tennessee State. “The kid is having a great […]