WEDNESDAY’S MATCHUP: Iowa (14-8, 3-6) at Wisconsin (15-7, 6-3), 8 p.m. (BTN)
On a night when the memory of former Iowa basketball player Chris Street will be celebrated at halftime, the current Iowa players hope be the cause another celebration at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.
Iowa’s bench has outscored its starters in the last two Big Ten Conference basketball games. That shouldn’t be a surprise. Heading into Saturday’s game against Wisconsin at Carver-Hawkeye Arena, Iowa’s bench has started a combined 166 times, more than the 124 of the starters. Three reserves eat up most of those starts. Eric May has [...]
Nobody was more shocked than Hayden Fry when news hit Tuesday that Bret Bielema would become the new football coach at Arkansas. “You’ve gotta be kidding,” said Fry, who coached Iowa from 1979-98. “He took the job at Arkansas, and he’s going to the Rose Bowl?” Fry’s reaction reflected conversations taking place around water coolers, [...]
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Wisconsin coach Bret Bielema is taking his brand of power football to Arkansas. Bielema has agreed to become the new coach of the Razorbacks, according to a person familiar with the situation that was first reported by Yahoo Sports. The person, who spoke only on condition of anonymity because the school [...]
Big Ten contenders looking out of it early RALPH D. RUSSO,AP College Football Writer Fall is still more than a week away and the Big Ten is already down to one team with a realistic chance of playing for the national championship. No pressure Michigan State. The conference is coming off a 6-6 weekend that [...]
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Wisconsin will allow freshman forward Jarrod Uthoff to transfer to any school outside the Big Ten.
The University of Wisconsin has released Jarrod Uthoff to play at any non-Big Ten school.
You wonder how Bo Ryan would’ve felt if his players at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee had kept him from accepting the head coaching job at Wisconsin in 2001. He probably would’ve thrown a fit just like he does so often at the officials when he doesn’t get his own way. Unfortunately, big-time college athletics has [...]