Scott Dochterman
I'm originally from Burlington, and I'm a 1997 Western Illinois University graduate. I've worked in Burlington, Muscatine, Fort Dodge and St. Joseph, Mo., before coming to The Gazette in 2006 with my wife, Meredith, and our two children. I enjoy sports, politics and history.At The Gazette, I cover Iowa men's basketball, Iowa's athletics department and assist with Iowa football.

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Report: Olaseni seen with walking boot

IOWA CITY — Iowa center Gabe Olaseni was seen wearing a walking boot over his left foot around campus, the Daily Iowan reported Tuesd ... »

ESPN assigns Dakich to Iowa-Wisconsin

IOWA CITY — ESPN media personality Dan Dakich is assigned to broadcast Iowa’s men’s basketball game Saturday against No ... »

3 Takeaways: White plans, Marble jersey, NCAA projections

IOWA CITY — Adam Woodbury stood outside Iowa’s locker room at Mackey Arena and offered a declaration about teammate Aaron Whit ... »

White questionable with stinger

IOWA CITY — Iowa senior forward Aaron White remains questionable for Saturday’s game against Wisconsin after suffering a sting ... »

Podcast: 'On Iowa' covers losses to Badgers and Boilermakers. Plus the state of Iowa Football

The “On Iowa” podcast with Marc Morehouse and Scott Dochterman breaks down the recent basketball losses to Wisconsin ... »

Woodbury talks about Dakich, eye incident

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Iowa junior center Adam Woodbury stands by his previous statement that his eye pokes to a pair of Wisconsin pl ... »

Purdue edges Iowa at Mackey Arena

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Iowa Coach Fran McCaffery had two defensive options in the waning seconds of his team’s game at Purdue ... »

White day-to-day after stinger

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Iowa forward Aaron White stood before reporters Saturday afternoon and asked a simple question that lacked any ... »

Iowa-Purdue breakdown

RECORDS

RV/25 Iowa 13-6 (4-2 Big Ten); Purdue 11-8 (3-3 Big Ten)

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McCaffery: Impossible for Iowa to play worse than Tuesday

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Fran McCaffery won’t make any guarantees about the final result, but after a rock-bottom performance in ... »

McCaffery talks Dakich on radio show

Below is a transcript from Iowa Coach Fran McCaffery’s weekly radio show, when he was questioned by Iowa play-by-play voice Gary Dolp ... »

3 Takeaways: Recipe for disaster, upcoming schedule, newbies

IOWA CITY — Two traits are vital for any team that plays Wisconsin, and that’s focus and discipline. Iowa’s men’ ... »

McCaffery defends Woodbury from Dakich accusations

MADISON, Wis. — Iowa Coach Fran McCaffery vehemently backed junior center Adam Woodbury after ESPN broadcaster Dan Dakich accused the ... »

Wisconsin blasts Iowa by 32 points

MADISON, Wis. — With first place at stake in the Big Ten, Iowa’s men’s basketball team left its frozen offense on the b ... »

Iowa-Wisconsin breakdown

RECORDS

RV/25 Iowa 13-5 (4-1 Big Ten); 6/5 Wisconsin 16-2 (4-1 Big Ten)

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White questionable with stinger

IOWA CITY — Iowa senior forward Aaron White remains questionable for Saturday’s game against Wisconsin after suffering a sting ... »

Purdue edges Iowa at Mackey Arena

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Iowa Coach Fran McCaffery had two defensive options in the waning seconds of his team’s game at Purdue ... »

3 Takeaways: Recipe for disaster, upcoming schedule, newbies

IOWA CITY — Two traits are vital for any team that plays Wisconsin, and that’s focus and discipline. Iowa’s men’ ... »

McCaffery defends Woodbury from Dakich accusations

MADISON, Wis. — Iowa Coach Fran McCaffery vehemently backed junior center Adam Woodbury after ESPN broadcaster Dan Dakich accused the ... »

Iowa-Wisconsin breakdown

RECORDS

RV/25 Iowa 13-5 (4-1 Big Ten); 6/5 Wisconsin 16-2 (4-1 Big Ten)

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3 Takeaways: Iowa-Wisconsin series, Woodbury’s statement, toughness surfaces

IOWA CITY — Few rivalries nationally are as competitive historically as Iowa-Wisconsin men’s basketball.

The Badgers lea ... »

Iowa stops Ohio State, remains in first

IOWA CITY — Aaron White was in a foul mood and everyone on Iowa’s bench knew it.

The Iowa senior forward was irate with ... »

Ellingson seeks to gain red-shirt

IOWA CITY — Iowa freshman guard Brady Ellingson will red-shirt after Coach Fran McCaffery deemed his surgically repaired foot was too ... »

Iowa fans looking for a little payback

IOWA CITY — Carver-Hawkeye Arena provides a strong home-court advantage for Iowa basketball, yet when the arena is full, the team has ... »

3 Takeaways: Uthoff’s game, last-second scenario, B1G rivalries

MINNEAPOLIS — Iowa forward Jarrod Uthoff quickly has turned into one of the Big Ten’s greatest mismatches, and the Hawkeyes of ... »

3 Takeaways: Here we go again

 

IOWA CITY — As Michigan State dribbled out the clock at the end of a 75-61 blowout at Carver-Hawkeye Arena, ESPN announcer Jay Bila ... »

MSU out-toughs Iowa yet again

 

IOWA CITY — Iowa had a chance to prove it was tough against big, bad bully Michigan State. Instead, the Hawkeyes showed they were j ... »

Iowa notes: Fran’s cameo, Clemmons’ reunion

IOWA CITY — A Nissan Infiniti commercial starring Iowa State Coach Fred Hoiberg and featuring a cameo appearance by Iowa Coach Fran M ... »

Hawkeyes view mental toughness as Spartans’ trait

IOWA CITY — Iowa junior Anthony Clemmons spent part of his summer training with Michigan State players in his hometown of Lansing, Mi ... »

3 Takeaways: White’s record, Uthoff’s award, Olaseni’s streak

IOWA CITY — Aaron White arrived in Iowa City four years ago hoping to contribute and instead became an all-time great.

Let that ... »

White paces Iowa past Nebraska

IOWA CITY — On a night when he claimed one of Iowa’s top career marks, Iowa forward Aaron White scored one of the game’s most ... »

Iowa’s Uthoff says it best with his performance

IOWA CITY — Jarrod Uthoff doesn’t say much, but when he does, he says it best on the basketball court.

Uthoff, a 6-foot- ... »

3 Takeaways on Iowa’s win at Ohio State

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Josh Oglesby stood against a wall outside his team’s locker room Tuesday afternoon, and the Iowa senior never ... »

Three takeaways: B1G, Woodbury, confidence

IOWA CITY — Iowa Coach Fran McCaffery was asked about the Big Ten. His answer could have told you everything about Iowa.

Widely ... »

Hawkeyes claim battle of the birds

IOWA CITY — In the wake of back-to-back defeats to instate foes, Iowa had two goals for its game last night against North Florida.

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