Disterhoft turns challenges into success, named Game Time League MVP

NORTH LIBERTY — Before the tip-off of Wednesday night's Game Time League championship game, Commissioner Randy Larson paused to talk about Iowa sophomore Ally Disterhoft.

Larson recalled how she wasn't afraid to go against bigger, ol [...]

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Uthoff looking to step up

NORTH LIBERTY — The skill set is there. It’s always been there. Jarrod Uthoff’s long arms and lengthy frame have more definition to them now, and his game suggests there’s nothing that he can’t do on a basketball [...]

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Hawkeye freshman Coley faces challenges in Game Time

NORTH LIBERTY — It took awhile for Chase Coley to figure out what the Game Time League was about.

The freshman forward at the University of Iowa said she thought the league was a glorified intrasquad scrimmage of sorts. But soon after [...]

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Clemmons anxious to return as key contributor

NORTH LIBERTY — Anthony Clemmons needed to recharge as a basketball player and a person. For the Iowa junior point guard, there was no better place to do so than during an extended trip back home to Lansing, Mich.

For more than a mont [...]

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Olaseni making strides at power forward

NORTH LIBERTY — Graduation and recruiting misses have some Iowa basketball observers concerned about the team’s depth at forward. Senior Gabe Olaseni, however, hopes to alleviate those fears.

After three years of improvement at [...]

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Summer league good transitional aid for Mohns

NORTH LIBERTY — Carly Mohns has been transitioning almost seamlessly to the next level of her basketball career.

The Iowa freshman forward from Brodhead, Wis., quickly found out after arriving in Iowa City that a crash course awaited [...]

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McCaffery suspends Iowa’s Jok after second arrest

IOWA CITY — Iowa sophomore guard Peter Jok was suspended indefinitely by Coach Fran McCaffery after his second brush with Iowa City law enforcement in three months.

“In light of last night’s moped incident, I’ve d [...]

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Cleveland rocks for Iowa’s Aaron White

IOWA CITY — Aaron White left northeast Ohio three years ago on a westbound journey to Iowa City. But the incoming Hawkeye senior refused to discard his fan loyalties along the banks of Lake Erie.

White, a 6-foot-9 senior forward, is [...]

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Charges dismissed against McCabe

IOWA CITY — Assault charges against former Iowa men’s basketball player Zach McCabe were dropped based on a request from his accuser, according to Johnson County court documents.

McCabe, 22, was charged May 16 with assault caus [...]

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Hoiberg surgery ‘successful’

UPDATE (July 15, 4:00 p.m.) Below is a statement from Fred Hoiberg, who had surgery this morning to replace his pacemaker.

“The surgery performed this morning at t [...]

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Report: Magic sign Devyn Marble

Yesterday, the Orlando Magic's team website called Devyn Marble< [...]

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Jok stresses inside game, but still firing threes

WATERLOO — Peter Jok proved he can be more than just a shooter last night in a Prime Time League game at the Cedar Valley Sportsplex.

The Iowa sophomore guard had six rebounds, two assists, and two steals to go with his 28 points for [...]

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Former Iowa basketball player McCabe pleads not guilty to assault

A former Iowa men’s basketball player has pleaded not guilty to charges he punched a man in an Iowa City bar May 16.

Zach McCabe, 22, last week entered a written plea of not guilty to a charge of assault causing bodily injury, a serio [...]

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Iowa-UNI summer reunion good for this winter

Iron sharpens iron.

The return of Northern Iowa’s basketball players to the Prime Time League this summer after a 2-year absence can only be good for the Panthers. And for the Iowa Hawkeyes.

The PTL was a watered-down version of [...]

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Aaron White is surrounding self with greatness

WATERLOO — The outside world is telling Iowa’s Aaron White he is an elite college basketball player.

Perhaps the experiences he is having this summer will help him in his quest to become just that.

It’s not that Wh [...]

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