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Fun Facts: Northern Illinois-Iowa basketball

How not to sell out Carver-Hawkeye Arena: Play a game on the night before Thanksgiving and have the opponent be Northern Illinois.

Tha ... »

Thomas steps up in season debut, Niang leads Cyclones past Alabama

KANSAS CITY — He could feel it during warmups. He was about to step on the court for the first time this season and the nerves were t ... »

Tough stretches all around

IOWA CITY — UNI’s extended season-opening women’s basketball road swing runs through Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Tuesday. »

Making the Grade: UNI men’s basketball (Nov. 15-22)

The college basketball season is now in full swing, with non-conference/destination tournaments hitting their tradition stride in Thanksgivi ... »

Hawks claim another dandy with Dayton

IOWA CITY — The deficit was double-digits. The band — fittingly, but probably coincidentally — played “Flirtin&# ... »

Hawkeyes sprint away late from Pepperdine

IOWA CITY — Second gear for 28 minutes, then over-overdrive the rest of the way.

No. 18 Iowa closed with a 45-point avalanche i ... »

Fun Facts: Iowa-Syracuse basketball

 

1. This was written Thursday on Hawkeyesports.com: Thursday's 2K Classic game against No. 10 Texas will b ... »

Northern Iowa weathers rebounding struggles in win

CEDAR FALLS — It may not have been pretty, but the Northern Iowa men’s basketball team got the job done in their return home f ... »

Peschel gets another start

IOWA CITY — The starting lineup for the Iowa Hawkeyes went by script last week.

From here on out, it will go by matchup. Maybe, ... »

Fun Facts: Texas-Iowa basketball

So Iowa is playing the nation’s No. 10 team in its third game of the season, and in New York’s Madison Square Garden to boot. ... »

What makes a rivalry?

It’s Friday night and the scoreboard resets for the varsity game.

You question why you are even out in such loud, noisy stands. ... »

Moody propels ISU past Drake

AMES —ISU Coach Bill Fennelly has repeated this mantra to his team often: “40 minutes, 40 minutes, 40 minutes.”

H ... »

Panthers end SFA’s win streak

NACOGDOCHES, Texas — The University of Northern Iowa men’s basketball snapped Stephen F. Austin’s 34-game home winning streak ... »

Des Moines to host 2016 NCAA tournament games

The NCAA Tournament is coming to Iowa in 2016.

Des Moines was named a host city on Monday morning of preliminary-round games of that year&#x ... »

Panthers ready for early-morning tip

CEDAR FALLS — A few years ago, ESPN started a yearly college basketball tradition with its College Hoops Tipoff Marathon, which featu ... »

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