This isn’t a commentary on anything. It’s just a quick roundup of some Iowans and former University of Iowa basketball players who are now playing beyond Iowa.
Aaron Fuller, former Hawkeye: Averaging 13.9 points and 6.6 rebounds for USC (3-4 before Wednesday).
Ben Brust, former Hawkeye recruit: Averaging 12.8 points for Wisconsin (6-0 before Wednesday).
Jordan Printy, Marion (Linn-Mar High): Averaging 10.1 points for Indiana State (6-1).
Doug McDermott, Ames High: Averaging 23.4 points and 7.8 rebounds for Creighton (5-0 before Wednesday).
Grant Gibbs, Marion (Linn-Mar High): Averaging 8.6 points, 5.2 rebounds and 5.4 assists for Creighton.
Harrison Barnes, Ames High: Averaging 17.3 points for North Carolina (5-1 before Wednesday).
Brennan Cougill, former Hawkeye from Sioux City: Averaging 6.3 points and 5.5 rebounds for Wisconsin-Green Bay (2-4)
Kaylon Williams, Cedar Rapids (Kennedy High): Averaging 10.6 points and 6.0 assists for Milwaukee (5-1).
Jeff Peterson, former Hawkeye: Averaging 4.2 points and 2.3 assists for Florida State (5-2 before Wednesday).
David Palmer, former Hawkeye: Completed his college career at Northern Kentucky last year. Now averaging 6.0 points and 4.5 rebounds for Bakersfield of the NBA D-League.
This wasn’t meant to be a comprehensive list. But if you think there is a glaring omission, pass it along.