CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – The name has been changed. Maybe to protect the innocent. Assembly Hall has been renamed State Farm Center, but that doesn’t change the fact that Iowa has lost 11 straight games in the home of Illinois basketball heading into Saturday’s 6:30 p.m. Big Ten contest. “I don’t think anybody pays any attention […]
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ROSEMONT, Ill. – Rayvonte Rice’s transition from Drake to Illinois has been a smooth one. “Maybe the best I’ve seen since I’ve been coaching, in terms of the amount of weight he lost, to the body fat decreasing, to how much of a better shooter he’s become, to his grade-point average, to his mental approach,” […]
Iowa hosts Drake and hopes to get an instate win, get season rolling.
While Bulldogs are led by athletic Rayvonte Rice, Hawkeyes lean on a trio of first-year players entering Saturday’s game.