Archive | November, 2014

Iowa defeats Longwood, wraps up perfect week

Following two losses last week, Iowa capped off a 3-0 week with a 77-44 win over Longwood. Just as with its previous two wins, Iowa did so with defense.  After the game Nov. 29 in Carver-Hawkeye, Iowa forward Aaron White settled into his usual spot to take questions from local reporters. The Hawkeyes had just defeated […]

Halftime report: Iowa 37, Longwood 22

It’s early in the season, but Iowa is still struggling to find its groove offensively. That’s the case through one half at Carver-Hawkeye Arena as Iowa leads Longwood, 37-22. Iowa shot 40 percent from the field in the first half, but at times looked lost facing the zone defense of Longwood. Iowa was hesitant to […]

Iowa falls to Michigan State in season finale

On Nov. 28, senior night in Carver-Hawkeye for the Hawkeye volleyball team, the Spartans jumped out to a 6-1 lead in the first set and held their 5-point advantage at 10-5 and 15-10. The Hawkeyes seemed to level off and stay that close for a while, but a Michigan State run extended the deficit to 22-14 […]

Empty red-zone trips cost Iowa in loss to Nebraska

In an area in which Iowa has struggled all season, it failed again to come through in the red zone. The Hawkeyes were defeated by a team that did.  Mark Weisman wanted to finish. As a ball carrier known for his ability to finish runs, Weisman wanted to finish the season — and his career at Kinnick […]