There is no way to sugarcoat or spin what happened to the 2013-14 Iowa men’s basketball team.
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You name it and the Iowa men’s basketball team probably has an abundance of it.
IOWA CITY, Ia. – Jarrod Uthoff didn’t know how long it would take to kick two years of rust off his game. “I’ve been playing basketball every day,” said Uthoff, who redshirted the 2011-12 season at Wisconsin and did the same last season after transferring to Iowa. “But a game is a lot different. A lot […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. – Fran McCaffery still remembers the words to the Penn fight song. “I’m not going to sing it, though,” McCaffery said. Iowa’s basketball coach goes against his alma mater Friday when Penn visits Carver-Hawkeye Arena for a 6 p.m. game. McCaffery, who grew up in Philadelphia, Pa., and earned the nickname “White […]
Iowans who want to contribute to the Dut Jok Youth Foundation, which honors the late father of Iowa basketball player Peter Jok and Penn basketball player Dau Jok, can do so by contacting University of Iowa student Ryan Frost (email@example.com). The Joks, teammates at Des Moines Roosevelt, play against each other Friday at 6 p.m. […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. – Dau Jok, then a high school senior, scored 14 points and his brother, freshman Peter Jok, added 10. But that was not enough to keep Des Moines Roosevelt’s 2009-10 basketball season alive. The Roughriders lost at Hoover in a substate semifinal, 51-44. Peter’s prep career was just starting to blossom. Dau’s […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. – Injured Iowa shooting guard Josh Oglesby didn’t play in Friday’s 82-39 victory over North Carolina-Wilmington, but he still registered an assist in the season opener. The beneficiary of his assist was freshman Peter Jok, who is being counted on to help fill the void left by Oglesby’s foot injury. “He talked […]
ROSEMONT, Ill. – It’s about time for the rubber to meet the hardwood. Time to find out if Iowa basketball coach Fran McCaffery can really make an 11-man rotation work this season. A lot of people are interested to see if it will work. Including people wearing Iowa uniforms. “I’m curious,” Hawkeyes forward Aaron White […]
FOS-SUR-MER, France – The Iowa men’s basketball team had four players reach double figures as the Hawkeyes erased a narrow halftime deficit Tuesday and scurried to a 92-78 victory over Fos-Ouest Basket to close the team’s European trip. Peter Jok led all scorers with 17 points. Melsahn Basabe registered a double-double with 13 points and […]