Archive | January, 2015

Back Points: Iowa-Minnesota wrestling

Before we get to the numbers, it was brought to my attention on the night of Jan. 30 that Iowa’s 23-12 win over Minnesota was just the Gophers’ second loss in their last 31 dual meets. This is where I saw it: Gophers fall to Iowa, 23-12. Just the second loss in last 31 duals for […]

Iowa’s offense returns to dull normalcy

Iowa’s first-half offensive efficiency turned out to be a flash in the pan; in the second half, the Hawkeyes struggled to find the bottom of the basket.  On one hand, Iowa’s offensive production was bound to return to normalcy. Following perhaps the best offensive half of Iowa’s season, the Hawkeyes fell back to earth in the […]

Second-chance points destroy Iowa in loss to Wisconsin

Wisconsin had 16 second-chance points and 15 offensive rebounds in a 74-63 win over Iowa Saturday. In the first half, it seemed Iowa couldn’t buy a rebound on its own end. Perhaps it was the height of Wisconsin, which only played one player under 6-4. Perhaps they were simply outmatched. Perhaps there was another reason. […]