When it came to filling the one vacancy on his staff, Iowa basketball coach Fran McCaffery didn’t have to drum up interest. Billy Taylor will replace Jerry Strom as the Hawkeyes’ director of basketball operations, and McCaffery said Saturday that he received 90 applications for the job. He conducted 13 interviews – three in person, […]
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Jerry Strom retired last week as director of basketball operations at Iowa.
The 20th anniversary of his passing is Saturday, a day when the Hawkeyes host Wisconsin at 7 p.m. in Carver-Hawkeye Arena. So just what would Street think about all this attention? We asked two people who would know better than anyone else.
Keno Davis will waste no time putting his perfect Carver-Hawkeye Arena coaching record on the line next season. Davis, who was named the head men’s basketball coach at Central Michigan this week, confirmed Thursday that his team will play at Iowa on Nov. 12. The game had already been scheduled before Davis landed the Central […]
The cost of scheduling opponents in men’s basketball continues to rise.