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Altoona Mirror
No. 5 Hawkeyes run Nittany Lions out of the arena in winIOWA CITY, Iowa - Iowa's scorers often get the attention, but it's the fifth-ra
No. 5 Hawkeyes run Nittany Lions out of the arena in win
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Iowa's scorers often get the attention, but it's the fifth-ranked Hawkeyes' aggressive and trapping defense that is making the difference this season. And Iowa is converting turnovers and missed shots - and sometimes even made... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Uthoff, No. 5 Iowa prove to be too much for Penn State men, win 73-49Peter Jok scored 12 points and Anthony Clemmons had 12 points, six rebounds and
Uthoff, No. 5 Iowa prove to be too much for Penn State men, win 73-49
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Peter Jok scored 12 points and Anthony Clemmons had 12 points, six rebounds and four assists for the Hawkeyes (18-4, 9-1 Big Ten), who won their 15th straight home game. Iowa shot 46 percent from the field and held Penn State to 30 percent... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Hawk jamsAnd somewhere in the midst of it, the Iowa basketball team had one of its best
Hawk jams
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 4 days ago
And somewhere in the midst of it, the Iowa basketball team had one of its best defensive stretches of the season. All of it was more than enough to get the Hawkeyes to the midway point of the Big Ten season in first place. Jok tossed in 26 points... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
OG is OK; Anunoby is making a name for himself at IUWhen Tom Crean traveled to an UnderArmour AAU tournament in Atlanta in 2014, he
OG is OK; Anunoby is making a name for himself at IU
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 8 days ago
When Tom Crean traveled to an UnderArmour AAU tournament in Atlanta in 2014, he had no idea who OG Anunoby was. Truth is, he was down there to watch two of Anunoby's Team Thad teammates: Nick Marshall, now at Memphis, and Jaylen Fisher, now with... Read more
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SportingNews
If Hawkeyes keep rolling, 2015-16 could be best year in Iowa athletics historyWe may never see a school year like this again in Iowa City. Iowa football ble
If Hawkeyes keep rolling, 2015-16 could be best year in Iowa athletics history
SportingNews / Posted 8 days ago
We may never see a school year like this again in Iowa City. Iowa football blew past preseason expectations — the Hawkeyes were predicted to finish fourth in the Big Ten West and Vegas books had their win total at 7.5 — surged to 12-0 in the regular... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
For Maryland basketball, no place like homeMaryland's home-court dominance began two days after Christmas in 2014. Nearly
For Maryland basketball, no place like home
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Maryland's home-court dominance began two days after Christmas in 2014. Nearly 13,000 fans showed up at Xfinity Center to watch the vastly improved and recently ranked Terps defeat Oakland. When Maryland returned from its Big Ten Conference... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Surprising Iowa rides experience, depth, Jarrod Uthoff to No. 3 national rankingLast season, Maryland confounded prognosticators by finishing second in the Big
Surprising Iowa rides experience, depth, Jarrod Uthoff to No. 3 national ranking
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Last season, Maryland confounded prognosticators by finishing second in the Big Ten Conference after being picked to end up near the bottom of the league. On Thursday, this season's surprise team visits College Park. Iowa (16-3, 7-0) plays No.8... Read more
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CBS Sports
Mature Miami capable of earning high NCAA seedGuard play? Check. Experience? Check. A proven head coach that's won big in t
Mature Miami capable of earning high NCAA seed
CBS Sports / Posted 10 days ago
Guard play? Check. Experience? Check. A proven head coach that's won big in the NCAA Tournament? Absolutely. Miami's 11-point win over Duke on Monday night in Coral Gables' reiterated their defensive ability and penchant for unselfishness. Just... Read more
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ESPN
Five Up, Five Down: Fran McCaffery has Iowa playing at an elite levelWhen I passed through Iowa City before the start of the season, three things we
Five Up, Five Down: Fran McCaffery has Iowa playing at an elite level
ESPN / Posted 11 days ago
When I passed through Iowa City before the start of the season, three things were clear: Jarrod Uthoff was primed to have an All-American caliber season, Peter Jok was set to have a breakout year, and the Hawkeyes probably would head to their third... Read more
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ESPN
The Floor Is Yours: Is this parity or bad basketball?After his Maryland squad suffered a 74-65 loss at Michigan State on Saturday, M
The Floor Is Yours: Is this parity or bad basketball?
ESPN / Posted 11 days ago
After his Maryland squad suffered a 74-65 loss at Michigan State on Saturday, Mark Turgeon said something that summed up both the evening and the season. "I thought Michigan State was terrific tonight," he said of a Spartans team that had lost three... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Double downOnce his teammates joined in, Purdue didn't stand a chance. Uthoff scored 13 o
Double down
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 11 days ago
Once his teammates joined in, Purdue didn't stand a chance. Uthoff scored 13 of his 22 points in the first half and Iowa toppled No. 22 Purdue 83-71 Sunday for its ninth straight win. Adam Woodbury added 13 points and 10 rebounds for the Hawkeyes... Read more
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CBS Sports
No. 9 Iowa continues Big Ten run, defeats No. 22 PurdueThe Hawkeyes won their ninth straight game on Sunday, defeating No. 22 Purdue 8
No. 9 Iowa continues Big Ten run, defeats No. 22 Purdue
CBS Sports / Posted 12 days ago
The Hawkeyes won their ninth straight game on Sunday, defeating No. 22 Purdue 83-71 to move to 7-0 in the Big Ten. That's not the longest win streak in America. UAB, winners of 14 straight, has that honor following SMU's loss earlier on Sunday. But... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Jok’s career-high 29 helps No. 9 Hawkeyes avoid letdownThe Hawkeyes handled it with a big game from Jok. He scored a career-high 29 p
Jok’s career-high 29 helps No. 9 Hawkeyes avoid letdown
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 14 days ago
The Hawkeyes handled it with a big game from Jok. He scored a career-high 29 points and Iowa shook off pesky Rutgers in the second half in posting a harder-than-expected 90-76 victory on Thursday night. "We saw they got beat by 50, but we weren't... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Rutgers displays some gritPISCATAWAY – No history was made Thursday at the RAC. That in itself represent
Rutgers displays some grit
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 14 days ago
PISCATAWAY – No history was made Thursday at the RAC. That in itself represented progress for struggling Rutgers. Three days after suffering the worst home loss in program annals against 22nd-ranked Purdue, the Scarlet Knights were reasonably... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Chalk up anotherJarrod Uthoff scored 23 points and the 16th-ranked Hawkeyes beat Michigan 82-71
Chalk up another
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 17 days ago
Jarrod Uthoff scored 23 points and the 16th-ranked Hawkeyes beat Michigan 82-71 on Sunday for its first 5-0 start in the Big Ten in 19 years. Peter Jok had 14 of his 16 points in the second half for surging Iowa (14-3, 5-0), who could be poised to... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
No. 16 Iowa beats Michigan 82-71IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) – A week filled with upsets will likely cause a major shak
No. 16 Iowa beats Michigan 82-71
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 18 days ago
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) – A week filled with upsets will likely cause a major shakeup when the Top 25 is released on Monday. One beneficiary should be Iowa, which is back atop the Big Ten after yet another impressive win. Jarrod Uthoff scored 23... Read more
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The Alpena News
Iowa routs SpartansBy LARRY LAGE AP Sports Writer EAST LANSING — Bryn Forbes must be thrilled Mi
Iowa routs Spartans
The Alpena News / Posted 20 days ago
By LARRY LAGE AP Sports Writer EAST LANSING — Bryn Forbes must be thrilled Michigan State does not have another scheduled game against Iowa. Forbes was held to a season-low two points, after scoring just three in the previous meeting, and the... Read more
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The State News
Izzo on MSU's loss to Iowa: "The tougher team won"Eight seconds after MSU won the opening tip-off of Thursday night's game agains
Izzo on MSU's loss to Iowa: "The tougher team won"
The State News / Posted 21 days ago
Eight seconds after MSU won the opening tip-off of Thursday night's game against the Iowa Hawkeyes, sophomore Lourawls "Tum Tum" Nairn Jr. found senior MSU guard Denzel Valentine in the corner for a three-point shot. Valentine drilled it and MSU was... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
No. 16 Iowa routs No. 4 Michigan State 76-59Iowa proved it could beat, dominate in fact, Michigan State even with Denzel Va
No. 16 Iowa routs No. 4 Michigan State 76-59
KWWL Iowa / Posted 21 days ago
Iowa proved it could beat, dominate in fact, Michigan State even with Denzel Valentine on the court. Peter Jok scored 19 of his 23 points in the first half to help the 16th-ranked Hawkeyes build a huge lead that helped them rout the fourth-ranked... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
No. 16 Iowa routs No. 4 Michigan State 76-59, sweeps seriesEAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Iowa proved it could beat, dominate in fact, Michiga
No. 16 Iowa routs No. 4 Michigan State 76-59, sweeps series
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 21 days ago
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Iowa proved it could beat, dominate in fact, Michigan State even with Denzel Valentine on the court. Peter Jok scored 19 of his 23 points in the first half to help the 16th-ranked Hawkeyes build a huge lead that helped... Read more
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SportingNews
Iowa completes surprise sweep against No. 4 Michigan StateAfter losing its first game of the season against Iowa back in December, Michig
Iowa completes surprise sweep against No. 4 Michigan State
SportingNews / Posted 21 days ago
After losing its first game of the season against Iowa back in December, Michigan State lost again Thursday as the No. 16 Hawkeyes capped an impressive regular-season sweep with a 76-59 road win. No. 4 Michigan State had an excuse the first time... Read more
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ESPN
Can Iowa take down Michigan State again?Each weekday, our college hoops experts discuss the biggest issues, trends and
Can Iowa take down Michigan State again?
ESPN / Posted 22 days ago
Each weekday, our college hoops experts discuss the biggest issues, trends and themes in college basketball. 1. What did Iowa do well when it took down Michigan State on Dec. 30? And can the Hawkeyes do it again with Denzel Valentine playing for the... Read more
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CBS Sports
Ranking Top 100 (and 1) college hoops players for first 2 monthsCollege football has finally ended, which means it's time for fans of amateur s
Ranking Top 100 (and 1) college hoops players for first 2 months
CBS Sports / Posted 23 days ago
College football has finally ended, which means it's time for fans of amateur sports to turn their attention to basketball. And given that there are plenty of fans who tend not to fully tune into college hoops until football ends, that means it's the... Read more
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CBS Sports
Michigan State's depth making lineup decisions difficultMichigan State's depth is staggering and that's what will make things hard when
Michigan State's depth making lineup decisions difficult
CBS Sports / Posted 23 days ago
Michigan State's depth is staggering and that's what will make things hard when Tom Izzo decides that he's got to cut his rotation. The Spartans currently have 13 different players averaging 7.5 minutes or more and while that's great in terms of the... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Iowa’s Gesell named Big Ten Player of the WeekThe honor is the second weekly Big Ten award Gesell has earned during his Hawke
Iowa’s Gesell named Big Ten Player of the Week
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 24 days ago
The honor is the second weekly Big Ten award Gesell has earned during his Hawkeye career; the point guard was named Big Ten Freshman of the Week on Dec. 17, 2012. Gesell posted his first career double-double (22 points and 10 assists) in a 77-66... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Ranked Hawkeyes resist ’HuskersThe Hawkeyes won anyway - and now they have over a week to prepare for a rematc
Ranked Hawkeyes resist ’Huskers
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 30 days ago
The Hawkeyes won anyway - and now they have over a week to prepare for a rematch with Michigan State, which they knocked out of the No. 1 ranking. Jarrod Uthoff had 25 points, eight rebounds and four blocks as No. 19 Iowa held off Nebraska 77-66 on... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Iowa surges into Top 25 with strong Big Ten startDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — In non-conference play, Iowa looked like a talented tea
Iowa surges into Top 25 with strong Big Ten start
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted a month ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — In non-conference play, Iowa looked like a talented team still searching for a breakout performance. The Hawkeyes appear to have figured things out. Iowa (11-3, 2-0 Big Ten) is rolling after one of its best weeks in years.... Read more
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CBS Sports
Maryland's guards are the best in the nationAnd it may not be close. The Terps' combination of Melo Trimble and Rasheed Su
Maryland's guards are the best in the nation
CBS Sports / Posted 1 months ago
And it may not be close. The Terps' combination of Melo Trimble and Rasheed Sulaimon has been nearly as efficient as its been devastating. Many people including myself lamented Maryland's lack of a quality third guard once Dion Wiley was lost for... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Hawk-down defenseWhen that didn't work, coach Fran McCaffery turned up the pressure and watched
Hawk-down defense
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 1 months ago
When that didn't work, coach Fran McCaffery turned up the pressure and watched the Boilermakers fall apart Saturday night. The Hawkeyes allowed only eight second-half baskets, forced 10 turnovers and rallied from a 17-point halftime deficit to rally... Read more
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CBS Sports
33 New Year's resolutions for college basketball in 2016UNC is a Final Four contender, playing up to expectations, and fans should focu
33 New Year's resolutions for college basketball in 2016
CBS Sports / Posted 1 months ago
UNC is a Final Four contender, playing up to expectations, and fans should focus on that ... for now. (USATSI) With the college hoops season hitting the midway point, we all turn the calendar to 2016. We choose not to look back, but instead hope... Read more

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