Latest Keegan Murray News

Murray brothers take charge late, Iowa beats Penn St. 68-51

Jan. 22, 2022 19:39 PM EST

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Keegan Murray had 15 points, eight rebounds and three blocks and Iowa beat Penn State 68-51 on Saturday. Kris Murray, Keegan's twin, scored 10 of his 13 points in the second half for Iowa (14-5, 4-4 Big Ten). Patrick McCaffrey and Jordan Bohannan added 11...

Harper gives Rutgers 48-46 win over Iowa

Jan. 19, 2022 23:36 PM EST

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Ron Harper Jr. scored 15 points including two free throws with two seconds remaining to lift Rutgers to a 48-46 win over Iowa on Wednesday night. Harper was fouled by Keegan Murray as he tried to find a way through the Hawkeyes' perimeter defense. After his...

Murray, Iowa thwart Minnesota comeback bid for 81-71 victory

Jan. 16, 2022 16:30 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Sophomore Keegan Murray scored 25 points and grabbed 10 rebounds and Iowa withstood a furious comeback by shorthanded Minnesota to beat the Golden Gophers 81-71 on Sunday. Murray sank 11 of 17 shots from the floor in notching his fourth double-double of the...

Kris Murray has career night to lead Iowa over Indiana 83-74

Jan. 13, 2022 23:47 PM EST

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — On a night when his heralded twin struggled with fouls, Kris Murray came through with career highs of 29 points and 11 rebounds, leading Iowa to an 83-74 win over Indiana on Thursday night. Murray was 12-of-18 shooting, posted his first career double-double...

No. 23 Wisconsin defeats Iowa 87-78 to win 4th straight

Jan. 07, 2022 00:31 AM EST

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The matchup between two of the nation’s top scorers was a virtual draw. In every other respect, No. 23 Wisconsin beat Iowa convincingly. Johnny Davis had 26 points and nine rebounds to help Wisconsin beat Iowa 87-78 on Thursday night for its...

National scoring leader Keegan Murray making name at Iowa

Jan. 05, 2022 17:47 PM EST

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa's Keegan Murray has gone from overlooked recruit out of high school to nation’s leading scorer and, maybe, the Hawkeyes’ second consecutive national player of the year. The 6-foot-8 sophomore matched his career high with 35 points in Monday's 80-75...

NBA Prospect Watch: Wisconsin's Davis breaking out

Jan. 05, 2022 16:28 PM EST

Wisconsin’s Johnny Davis spent his freshman year coming off the bench and playing a supporting role for a senior-laden team. Davis now is the Badgers’ featured performer and is making the most of his opportunity while catching the attention of NBA scouts. For now, he’s helping...

Murray scores 35, Iowa hold on to beat Maryland 80-75

Jan. 03, 2022 23:32 PM EST

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Keegan Murray made 5 of 6 from 3-point range and finished with a career-high tying 35 points to help Iowa beat Maryland 80-75 on Monday night. Murray made 14 of 21 from the field, grabbed eight rebounds and blocked three shots. Filip Rebraca had 13 points on...

Murray's double-double leads Iowa past Western Illinois

Dec. 29, 2021 22:32 PM EST

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Keegan Murray had 29 points and 10 rebounds and Iowa defeated Western Illinois 92-71 on Wednesday night. Murray, the national scoring leader at 23.2 points per game, made 13 of 20 shots, with one 3-pointer and a pair of free throws. Jordan Bohannon and Payton...

Murray's double-double helps Iowa rout SE Louisiana 93-62

Dec. 21, 2021 22:19 PM EST

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Keegan Murray had 20 points and 10 rebounds to lead Iowa to a 93-62 rout of Southeastern Louisiana on Tuesday night. Iowa (9-3) has won two straight since snapping a three-game losing streak. Connor McCaffery had 16 points for the Hawkeyes,...