Latest Iowa Hawkeyes men's basketball News

Garza scores 30, Iowa defeats Oral Roberts 87-74

Nov. 15, 2019 11:33 PM EST

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Luka Garza has played against double-teams throughout his basketball career, so what he has seen in the first three games this season is nothing new. It wasn’t a problem for Garza on Friday night, when the Iowa junior center scored a career-high 30 points and added 10 rebounds...

Reed scores 25, DePaul blasts Iowa 93-78

Nov. 11, 2019 11:36 PM EST

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — DePaul's Paul Reed was named the most improved player in the Big East last season. Reed is still getting better by the day, leading the resurgent Blue Demons to their best start in over a decade. Reed scored 25 points with 12 rebounds and DePaul blew past Iowa 93-78 on the road...

Garza's double-double helps Iowa to 87-60 win over SIUE.

Nov. 9, 2019 12:14 AM EST

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — It wasn't an overstatement, Fran McCaffery said. Asked about junior center Luka Garza, McCaffery, Iowa's basketball coach said, "He's one of the hardest working guys I've ever been around. That's no exaggeration. He never takes a possession off at either end." Garza showed that work...

Iowa going with youth, waiting on Bohannon

Oct. 23, 2019 4:56 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa has a leadership void to fill after forward Tyler Cook left for the NBA, point guard Jordan Bohannon had hip surgery and guard Isaiah Moss bolted for Kansas. All three were lined up to play their senior years for the Hawkeyes this winter. Iowa is left with an interesting blend...

Iowa F Jack Nunge back after unique redshirt season

Oct. 9, 2019 6:25 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — In an era when many college players want to speed up their careers in hopes of going pro, Iowa's Jack Nunge took an unusual step back last season. The sophomore redshirted for the Hawkeyes, and they hope that will help him blossom into an impact post player this winter. The 6-foot-11...

Iowa forward arrested for suspected drunken driving

Sep. 20, 2019 1:12 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa forward Cordell Pemsl has been arrested for suspected drunken driving and suspended from the team. The Hawkeyes say in news release that the team suspended Pemsl indefinitely following his arrest early Friday on a driving under the influence charge. Iowa City authorities say in...