Basketball

ESPN panel says Hawkeyes not a Final Four team

Iowa is ranked fourth in one major men's basketball poll and fifth in the other, is alone atop the Big Ten, and is second to Villanova in the latest K ...

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Girls’ basketball Super Ten

The Gazette's area Super Ten girls' basketball teams, Feb. 9: 1. WESTERN DUBUQUE (21-0 overall, 14-0 Wamac East) Offensive average: 49.9. Defensive ...

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Record for wins; now, Huskies want more

Cedar Valley Christian has a new coach, its largest roster and a school record for wins in a girls' basketball season. "We've had a successful year," ...

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Hawkeyes host Mitchell, Big Ten-leading Buckeyes

IOWA CITY - The Iowa Hawkeyes are about to take a trip down Prolificity Avenue. With seven losses in their last 10 games, the Hawkeyes (15-9 overall, ...

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Marion girls top Clear Creek Amana, clinch share of Wamac West: Prep basketball roundup

Reported prep basketball scores and summaries for games involving Cedar Rapids and Iowa City metro teams Tuesday night. GIRLS 4A No. 7 Marion 65, Cl ...

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Video: Drake Brewster with the buzzer-beating winner for Cedar Rapids Kennedy

CEDAR RAPIDS - The play was called #x201c;Union.#x201d; And it was a winner.Drake Brewster's drive and leaning jumper in traffic with nine-tenths of a ...

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North Cedar boys’ basketball photos

By Tim Bell, North Cedar seniorCLARENCE - The North Cedar boys' basketball team lost to Monticello on Jan. 26, 57-31.Here are some photos from that ga ...

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Iowa State has used road trips to refocus, visits Texas Tech next

AMES - Leaving home presents challenges for any team, but for Iowa State, road trips have been a refocusing tool and a chance to take a deep breath.Hi ...

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UNI’s Jesperson out of slump, out of his head

CEDAR FALLS - Sometimes, for basketball players, thinking too much gets you in trouble. Whether you're a ballhandler or a shooter, getting stuck insi ...

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Larson’s trey propels Linn-Mar to overtime win

CEDAR RAPIDS - Claire Larson wasn't the first option. Not even close.#x201c;I wasn't even supposed to be on the floor,#x201d; she said. #x201c;Megan ( ...

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Hlas: Adam Woodbury has always played the percentages

IOWA CITY - Tuesday night, NBA All-Star center Andre Drummond threw in a 73-foot shot for the Detroit Pistons to beat the third-quarter buzzer against ...

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Bohannon nets 33; Linn-Mar edges Xavier

CEDAR RAPIDS - The final member of the Metro's first family of boys' basketball, Jordan Bohannon has been the target of various chants from numerous s ...

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No. 7 Kennedy survives at Jefferson with 4th-quarter run

CEDAR RAPIDS - They were on the ropes. Their coach admitted it.#x201c;We were wobbling,#x201d; Tony Vis said, after his Class 5A seventh-ranked Cedar ...

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C.R. Washington inducting 9 into athletics hall of fame Friday

CEDAR RAPIDS - Cedar Rapids Washington announced Tuesday that nine people will be inducted into the school's athletics hall of fame during Washington' ...

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Jacobson: UNI reached ‘enough is enough’ point, spurred streak

CEDAR FALLS - During a 29-day span in January, from Dec. 30 to Jan. 27, the Northern Iowa men's basketball team had exactly one win. During the seven ...

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