MANCHESTER, Ia. – Iowa’s basketball team had just defeated Stony Brook in a second-round NIT game, played in front of a sold-out Carver-Hawkeye Arena crowd. “Everyone was like, ‘Boy, I wish we had one more home game,’ ” Iowa coach Fran McCaffery said. “I wanted a road game.” McCaffery got his wish, a third-round game [...]
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NEW YORK, N.Y. – Eric May’s Iowa basketball career ended when he fouled out with 2 minutes 41 seconds to play in Thursday’s 74-54 loss to Baylor in the championship game of the NIT. The hundreds of Hawkeye fans in attendance at Madison Square Garden came to their feet and applauded May as he walked [...]
IOWA CITY, Ia. – Jarrod Uthoff was home in front of a television, 175 miles from the Kohl Center in Madison, Wis., when he saw teammate Josh Oglesby’s potential game-winning 3-point shot defy gravity and pop out against Wisconsin earlier this month. “I couldn’t believe it,” Uthoff said. “What are the chances?” Wisconsin went on [...]
how do i get back with my ex girlfriend Iowa City, Ia. – Sharing is caring, and that suits Aaron White and his Iowa basketball teammates just fine. “We have really unselfish guys on this team, who don’t care about scoring,” the Hawkeyes’ sophomore forward said. “With this team we really share the ball well, [...]
When Fran McCaffery saw Peter Jok play in an open gym at West Des Moines Valley High School this fall, he was sold. Jok’s surgically-repaired left knee was good to go. The 6-foot-6 guard was dunking off that leg, slashing to the basket and hitting pull-up jumpers with McCaffery and Iowa assistant Kirk Speraw in [...]
Iowa City, Ia. – Temper your enthusiasm, Iowa basketball fans. Do not take that as a cry that the the sky is falling on the eve of Friday’s season opener against Texas-Pan American. Fran McCaffery has made significant progress in his two-plus seasons as Iowa basketball coach, and he’s give no reason to believe that [...]
Rosemont, Ill. – Fran McCaffery and Bo Ryan sat next to each other at dinner Wednesday. It was, by all reports, a cordial evening. “It was,” said McCaffery, Iowa’s third-year basketball coach. What did the two guys from Philadelphia talk about? “I think, and Fran agreed, that the Phillies are going to be pretty good [...]
McCaffery also talks about Jarrod Uthoff, non-conference schedule, and 2012 recruiting class.
Jarrod Uthoff started classes at the University of Iowa today. He also became an official member of the Hawkeye basketball program.