IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa has hired former Lehigh and Ball State head coach Billy Taylor to be an assistant on Fran McCaffery’s staff. Taylor, who spent three years as the director of basketball operations in Iowa City from 2014-16, will replace Andrew Francis, now with California.
Gustafson Big 10 Player of the Year
Megan Gustafson had 34 points and 12 rebounds for her 82nd career double-double in her final regular-season home game and No. 12 Iowa beat Northwestern 74-50
Iowa Men’s Head Basketball Coach Fran McCaffery will be sitting out the next two games.
Iowa Hawkeye Women beat Nebraska 74-58
A sell-out crowd saw Oklahoma State take seven of ten matches as the third ranked Cowboys topped number two Iowa 27-12 in a battle of two of the nation’s most storied programs.
Iowa athletics radio announcer Gary Dolphin suspended from basketball coverage for “King Kong” reference
Radio broadcaster Gary Dolphin has been suspended from calling any of the Hawkeyes’ remaining hoops games this season after he referred to an opposing player as “King King” during Tuesday’s game against Maryland, according to a release from Hawkeye Sports Properties.
#10 Iowa Women fall at Indiana 75-73
IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa senior Megan Gustafson has been named the U.S. Basketball Writers Association Player of the Week, the USBWA announced Tuesday. It is
Gustafson scores 31 as No. 14 Iowa women top No. 7 Maryland 86-73