Archive | January, 2015

Halftime: Wisconsin 42, Iowa 36

At halftime in Carver-Hawkeye Arena, the Iowa men’s basketball team is trailing Wisconsin, 42-36. If you like watching Iowa play defense in an effective manner, turn off the TV or leave the game. Iowa’s getting absolutely worked on the defensive end, and Wisconsin is shooting 53 percent from the floor and 45 percent from beyond the […]

MBB: The DI’s Iowa-Wisconsin Exams

DI men’s basketball reporters Danny Payne and Jacob Sheyko list four things Iowa must do in order to beat Wisconsin. … Forget everything that happened last time Or remember everything, and do the exact opposite of that, either works. Seriously, Iowa was that bad in a 32-point loss a little less than two weeks ago […]

Moore pins Minnesota’s Kingsley, gives Iowa major boost


Nick Moore’s pin over Minnesota’s Kingsley started Iowa off with a 6-0 lead, one it did not relinquish. MINNEAPOLIS — Iowa’s first match of a dual meet is normally not Nick Moore’s — but Minnesota wanted to draw, and the 165-pounder was the first wrestler up. In that match, Moore pinned Minnesota’s Brandon Kingsley, and the complexity of the […]