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Pat Harty: Nothing came easy for this year’s Hawkeye men

[ 0 ] March 24, 2014

There is no way to sugarcoat or spin what happened to the 2013-14 Iowa men’s basketball team.

Hawkeyes’ fall continues with first-round loss to Northwestern

[ 0 ] March 13, 2014

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Another serving of the Northwestern Wildcats didn’t sit well with the slumping Iowa men’s basketball team. Losers by 26 points in both regular-season games against Iowa, the Wildcats reversed the trend by eking out 67-62 victory in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament on Thursday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Northwestern made […]

Rick Brown: Iowa’s Gesell, Woodbury starting to live up to their billing

[ 0 ] February 16, 2014

Sophomores are playing the most consistent basketball of their college careers.

Penn State guards present Hawkeyes a challenge on Saturday

[ 0 ] February 14, 2014

Iowa will face Penn State’s potent one-two guard punch for the first time Saturday at the Bryce Jordan Center. The Nittany Lions’ starting guard court of Tim Frazier and D.J. Newbill has been a handful for many opponents, averaging 33.3 points a game. The 16th-ranked Hawkeyes will have to keep them in check if they […]

Videos: McCaffery and players talk about victory against No. 10 Michigan

[ 0 ] February 8, 2014

Gesell took the shot he wanted; it just missed

[ 0 ] January 28, 2014

Four-point-four seconds doesn’t leave a lot of time for indecision.

Mike Gesell ahead of MSU: These are the guys you want to play

[ 0 ] January 27, 2014

Iowa point guard Mike Gesell talks about Tuesday’s game with Michigan State.

Wanna talk titles? Then Hawkeyes must knock off Big Ten’s gold standard

[ 0 ] January 27, 2014

IOWA CITY, Ia. – Michigan State is the gold standard when it comes to Big Ten basketball. “If you’re going to win a championship in this league, you’ve got to go through Michigan State,” Iowa coach Fran McCaffery said. “That’s the standard Tom (Izzo) has set. We hope to get to that point where we can […]

Oglesby’s return gives Hawkeyes more depth

[ 0 ] December 19, 2013

An already deep Iowa men’s basketball team finally will be at full strength against Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Sunday with the return of junior shooting guard Josh Oglesby.

Video: Mike Gesell on clutch free throws, closing games

[ 0 ] December 19, 2013

Iowa’s Mike Gesell talks about making big plays when it counts.