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Jarrod Uthoff is coming off the most complete game of his brief college basketball career. He’ll also continue to come off the bench for Iowa’s basketball team. “I would always consider moving anybody into the starting lineup,” Iowa coach Fran McCaffery said Monday. “Especially someone playing as well as he is. But I don’t know […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. – Injured Iowa shooting guard Josh Oglesby didn’t play in Friday’s 82-39 victory over North Carolina-Wilmington, but he still registered an assist in the season opener. The beneficiary of his assist was freshman Peter Jok, who is being counted on to help fill the void left by Oglesby’s foot injury. “He talked […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. – Jarrod Uthoff has spent the past two seasons glued to the bench. And it has nothing to do with his ability on the basketball floor. “It’s not easy sitting on the sidelines,” Uthoff said. “But you get used to it.” Iowa’s Mr. Basketball in 2011 as a senior at Cedar Rapids […]
ROSEMONT, Ill. – It’s about time for the rubber to meet the hardwood. Time to find out if Iowa basketball coach Fran McCaffery can really make an 11-man rotation work this season. A lot of people are interested to see if it will work. Including people wearing Iowa uniforms. “I’m curious,” Hawkeyes forward Aaron White […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. – The 7,140 fans who came to Carver-Hawkeye Arena for Friday night’s Black and Gold Blowout saw Gabe Olaseni try to emulate Michael Jordan with a flying dunk from the free-throw line. And they saw very little defense. “It was like the Harlem Globetrotters against the Washington Generals,” Iowa coach Fran McCaffery […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. Josh Oglesby knows his shooting touch is a subject of conversation for all the wrong reasons. “People talk,” Iowa’s shooting guard said. “I obviously didn’t have the greatest year last year. So hopefully I have a good year this year, and people don’t say that about me anymore.” The Hawkeyes depart Sunday for […]
Iowa basketball coach Fran McCaffery was curious to learn how Melsahn Basabe spent the summer back home in New York, but not just from listening to Basabe tell stories. McCaffery wanted to see if his senior forward had followed his specific order to stay in shape outside of the team structure in preparation for Iowa’s […]
NORTH LIBERTY, Ia. — Ask Jarrod Uthoff which part of his game has improved the most since he left Wisconsin in the spring of 2012, and he can’t narrow it down. “I think every facet of my game has improved,” Uthoff said. “From shooting to ballhandling to strength … everything.” Iowa coach Fran McCaffery, who loves […]
=============== Kent McCausland knows the importance of a successful 3-point shot. “Good shooters start runs a lot of times,” said McCausland, Iowa’s career 3-point percentage leader at .453. “You hit a couple of 3s and all of a sudden the crowd is energized, the guys are energized, and you get a steal, or a layup. […]