The University of Iowa is hosting the first two rounds of the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament on March 24 and 26. Iowa (16-9, 5-6), on a four-game losing streak, now has to imagine the possibility that four teams not nicknamed the Hawkeyes could be playing on those dates in Carver-Hawkeye Arena, and Iowa might be [...]
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STATE COLLEGE, Pa. – Zach Johnson has watched Iowa’s basketball team come agonizingly close to winning each of their last three Big Ten road games. It’s turned into a miserable television rerun: An overtime loss at Purdue. A three-point loss at Minnesota. A double-overtime loss at Wisconsin. “This team is close,” said Johnson, an Iowa [...]
Andy Hamilton and Bryce Miller of the Register will be in Iowa City tonight to cover the Iowa-Penn State wrestling dual meet.
Iowa 141-pounder Mark Ballweg is becoming more and more of a sure thing in his senior season.
Two weeks ago Iowa was 4-2 and 2-0 in the Big Ten. An embarrassing loss to Central Michigan was in the review mirror and fans were talking about a conference title with a straight face. Things weren’t perfect, but it was clear if there were any problems with this Hawkeye team … it was with [...]
Randy Peterson of The Des Moines Register answers five questions from fans. What are the odds that backup quarterback Jake Rudock plays in Saturday’s game at Northwestern? That’s highly unlikely – unless something happens to starter James Vandenberg. While there are many fans who wonder why Rudock, a redshirt freshman, hasn’t yet played, it’s not [...]
Iowa senior strong safety Tom Donatell has learned to take nothing for granted in football, especially his starting position.
Instead of obsessing over the fact that Kirk Ferentz refuses to make a quarterback change, maybe it’s time to worry more about why that is the case.
Iowa has five opportunities to win two games.
COACH FERENTZ: First of all needless to say we’re disappointed with our performance tonight. Give Penn State all the credit in the world, all phases. We had a great crowd out there, great environment and we just couldn’t get anything going offensively, defensively or special teams. So a really tough ballgame for us and give [...]