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Devyn Marble brings a lifetime of dedication to game No. 135

[ 0 ] March 12, 2014

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Devyn Marble has always had a thing for fresh kicks. “I don’t know why,” Iowa’s 6-foot-6 senior guard said. “I just love shoes.” As a youngster growing up in Southfield, Mich., Devyn would badger his mom about buying him the newest brand of basketball shoes. “I told him, ‘Make sure your grades […]

Devyn Marble named to all-Big Ten first team; Aaron White a third-team selection

[ 0 ] March 10, 2014

IOWA CITY, Ia. – Devyn Marble has officially escaped his father’s basketball footprint. “I feel like he is no longer in my shadow,” Roy Marble said of his son, who was named to the all-Big Ten first team by both the coaches and media today. That is something Roy never accomplished despite scoring a career-record […]

Why Northwestern’s coach has special memories of Iowa

[ 0 ] January 8, 2014

IOWA CITY, Ia. – Chris Collins hits the trifecta Thursday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. He first saw the home of Iowa basketball as a recruit in 1991, and nearly decided to play basketball for the Hawkeyes before Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski made a late recruiting pitch. Collins returned to play a game in the arena in […]

Peter Jok gets jump-start on jelling with Hawkeyes

[ 0 ] July 7, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. – He’s the new kid in school. The kid everyone looks at with a curious eye and wonders what makes him tick. He is Peter Jok, the only new face on Iowa’s 2013-14 basketball roster. The transition, so far, has been seamless. “Peter has just slid in there with us,” senior Zach […]

Iowa assistant Kirk Speraw has 32 Central Florida wins vacated

[ 3 ] August 3, 2012

Iowa assistant men’s basketball coach Kirk Speraw said Friday that he was unaware of any NCAA violations that occurred under his watch at Central Florida. Speraw, who was on vacation and declined to be interviewed, made a short statement through Iowa assistant sports information director Matt Weitzel. “Kirk was unaware and not involved and fully […]

Bryce Cartwright adjusts to role as starting Big Ten guard

[ 4 ] February 8, 2011

Iowa City, Ia. — Californian Bryce Cartwright has adjusted to the Iowa weather, with one exception. “It’s been pretty good, other than that blizzard,’’ Cartwright said of last week’s storm. “I didn’t like it at all.’’ Much like the weather, the Hawkeye junior has adjusted to his role as a starting Big Ten point guard. […]

Iowa basketball: UI releases Fran McCaffery’s contract

[ 2 ] August 25, 2010

Read the contract of head men’s basketball coach Fran McCaffery.