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Zach McCabe addresses Twitter controversy

[ 0 ] March 4, 2014

The letters of support are starting to pile up in Zach McCabe’s locker at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. They’ve been arriving ever since McCabe had a nasty experience on Twitter in which he lashed out at his critics just hours after Iowa’s 79-74 loss to Wisconsin on Feb. 22 at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. McCabe quickly apologized for his […]

Guest opinion: Why Fran McCaffery shouldn’t have banned his players from Twitter

[ 0 ] February 25, 2014

By Chris Snider Special to the Register Iowa basketball coach Fran McCaffery told his players to stop using Twitter after fans got nasty with one of the team’s players via the social network. One player even deleted his account with more than 8,000 followers (or hopefully just changed the username). That’s McCaffery’s choice. He’s the […]