Jeff Horner is 30 years old now, and started his fourth season as the head boys’ basketball coach at West Des Moines Valley when practice opened Monday. Thirty? Hard to believe. Almost as hard to believe is the fact that Iowa’s basketball team was ranked in a major poll Monday for the first time since Horner […]
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You’ve heard by now that Iowa basketball carries raised expectations this season, but it looks like Fran McCaffery and the Hawkeyes have a little more work to do to gain national respect. That acknowledgement is trickling in, though, to the tune of 86 points in the USA TODAY Preseason Top 25 released Thursday and the […]