Iowa survived a quarterfinal scare to edge No. 7 seed Cornell 21-16 and advance to the Mat Mayhem final day.
Eric May has endured some of the lowest points in the history of the Iowa men’s basketball program.
MINNEAPOLIS – “Groundhog Day” played anew for the Iowa men’s basketball team, with a fresh but familiar ending that left the Hawkeyes reaching for a sledgehammer to swing at the alarm clock. One game, it’s Michigan State. Another game, it’s Indiana. Another, it’s Purdue. In the newest installment, the star tacked to the actor’s on-set […]
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MINNEAPOLIS – Fran McCaffery’s words had an edge to them. “We obviously blew an opportunity,” Iowa’s basketball coach snapped after a 62-59 loss to No. 23 Minnesota on Sunday at Williams Arena. Frustration. Anger. Disappointment. Another Big Ten game against a rated team within reach. Another loss. Austin Hollins’ 3-pointer from the right corner with […]
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has been investigating counterfeit tickets sold for the Lincoln football game between Nebraska and Wisconsin. The Lincoln Journal Star says (http://bit.ly/Pu0WWf ) at least 16 fake tickets have been turned in to the Nebraska Athletic Ticket Office. UNL Assistant Chief of Police Charlotte Evans says the buyers […]
Iowa City, Ia. – Tanner Miller ended up seated out of bounds with the football in his lap. Christian Kirksey wound up clutching the ball all the way into the end zone. Iowa did a lot of things well in between those two plays Saturday, but the interceptions provided the perfect bookends to a 31-13 […]
Junior linebacker James Morris had seen enough of the empty trophy cases the last two years. The Iowa coaches moved them everywhere — the locker room, the weight room, on the path to the practice field. “I just wanted to take a sledgehammer to them,” Morris said. “Thank God we beat Minnesota so we can […]
KEY NUMBER 1. That’s how many rivalry trophies Iowa has today, after beating Minnesota 31-13 to claim Floyd of Rosedale. The Hawkeyes had been 0-for-6 in rivalry trophy games prior to Saturday. There are still trophies in Ames, Madison, and Lincoln that Iowa would like, but the Hawkeyes don’t have to spend another season without […]
COACH FERENTZ: Needless to say, we’re thrilled to get the victory today. Minnesota is a good football team. They’re very well coached. They played hard today, just like we would expect them to do. Really the credit goes to our players. I thought they did a great job of coming to the game ready to […]