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Tag: "NCAA Tournament"

Melissa Dixon ready to utilize ‘shooter’s mentality’

[ 0 ] March 24, 2014

The phrase “Shooter’s mentality” gets tossed around a lot in basketball circles.

Pat Harty: It’s time for that breakthrough win

[ 0 ] March 24, 2014

March 16, 1996 was a significant day for the Iowa women’s basketball program, but Lisa Bluder wasn’t around to enjoy it. She was the women’s basketball coach at Drake University at that time, so Iowa making the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 on that day 18 years ago was no reason to celebrate. It sure would […]

NCAA notebook: No luxury of women’s neutral sites

[ 0 ] March 24, 2014

Neutral sites don’t exist in the women’s NCAA Tournament.

Louisville is last hurdle between Iowa women and Sweet 16

[ 0 ] March 24, 2014

The amount of balance the Iowa women’s basketball team’s starting lineup has produced now awaits an opportunity to advance to the Sweet 16.

Mike Benischek: Marist keys to victory

[ 0 ] March 21, 2014

Neither team has much of a physical advantage.

Ryan Murken: Iowa keys to victory

[ 0 ] March 21, 2014

The Iowa women’s basketball team spent the last four months building an NCAA tournament resume.

Iowa women ready to take their turn

[ 0 ] March 20, 2014

Ally Disterhoft grew up in Iowa City dreaming of playing basketball for the hometown Hawkeyes.

Pat Harty: Now is the time to fill Carver-Hawkeye Arena

[ 0 ] March 20, 2014

I normally don’t like to tell Hawkeye fans how to spend their money or their time, but this is one exception.

Tenneessee loose heading into First Four game

[ 0 ] March 18, 2014

By Ben Frederickson Knoxville (Tenn.) News Sentinel DAYTON, Ohio – The Tennessee men’s basketball team’s starting five chatted and chuckled as they approached the stage on Tuesday. Earlier, three Iowa players had taken the same seats without a peep. That trip to the Bahamas seemed so long ago. When the Vols (21-12) and Hawkeyes (20-12) meet […]

Pat Harty: Iowa’s season rides on one game

[ 0 ] March 18, 2014

Under most circumstances, one victory wouldn’t make or break a college basketball season.