Hawkeye Basketball

Podcast: 'On Iowa' talks QB depth chart, basketball media day

CEDAR RAPIDS -- The 'On Iowa' podcast returns after a bye week to talk about Iowa football and basketball.

The Gazette's Marc Morehouse and Scott Dochterman break down Iowa's quarterback depth chart and talk about their major takeaways fro [...]

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With hype dampened, will Hawkeye droughts end?

IOWA CITY — Maybe it was for the best that it rained on the day of Iowa men’s basketball’s annual media day.

Last year, it was 80 degrees and dry on the same occasion, and the Hawkeyes’ droughts proceeded t [...]

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Reaction time: Iowa basketball media day

Some quick takeaways from Iowa men's basketball's media day this afternoon:

Word of the day: Leadership. If media day was any indication, most of the season previews you're going to read about Iowa this year will center ar [...]

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Iowa’s Jok to ‘start fresh’ on Tuesday

IOWA CITY — Iowa sophomore Peter Jok has atoned adequately for his off-season transgressions, and Coach Fran McCaffery will lift the shooting guard’s indefinite suspension at a meeting on Tuesday.

“He’ll start fre [...]

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Big Ten releases women’s basketball schedule

IOWA CITY — Eagerly awaiting an appearance by Brenda Frese or C. Vivian Stringer at Carver-Hawkeye Arena?

Maybe next year.

The Big Ten women’s basketball schedule was released Thursday, and neither conference newco [...]

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Oglesby arrested for public intoxication

IOWA CITY — Iowa men’s basketball player Josh Oglesby was arrested for public intoxication early Saturday morning by University of Iowa police.

Oglesby, 22, was booked in the Johnson County Jail but was released on his own reco [...]

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Iowa picks up 2 ‘Super Tuesday’ games

IOWA CITY — Fresh from its first NCAA tournament appearance in eight years, Iowa’s men’s basketball team will play in a pair of high-profile “Super Tuesday” games this season, the school announced today. ESPN wil [...]

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Iowa-UNC heads for ESPN

IOWA CITY — Iowa will face North Carolina at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 3 as part of the Big Ten-ACC Challenge, the league announced today. ESPN will air the game.

Both teams qualified for the NCAA tournament last year. Iowa finished 20-13, whil [...]

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Clemmons seals victory for team in Prime Time League Championship

NORTH LIBERTY — For the past three seasons, Anthony Clemmons has been able to call himself a Prime Time League champion.

But the Iowa junior’s team was down 101-96 with three minutes left last night in this season’s titl [...]

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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 court.

But last year [...]

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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 mon [...]

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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 cente [...]

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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 decided to susp [...]

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