Iowa Men's Basketball

On Iowa Podcast: Fran McCaffery's contract, Wisconsin win and more

Iowa men's basketball head coach Fran McCaffery. (Cliff Jette/The Gazette)
Iowa men's basketball head coach Fran McCaffery. (Cliff Jette/The Gazette)

Earlier this week, we learned from Scott Dochterman’s reporting on Land of 10 that Fran McCaffery quietly signed a contract extension with Iowa that more than doubled his buyout. What should we make of the new terms, and Iowa choosing not to announce it? The Gazette’s Mike Hlas and Nathan Ford discuss on the latest On Iowa Podcast.

Plus, how was Iowa able to respond from a blowout loss to Purdue by routing Wisconsin? Which Hawkeyes team should we expect to see at Nebraska against a much-improved Huskers team?


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