Iowa basketball coach Fran McCaffery was standing courtside at Carver-Hawkeye Arena during a father-son camp Saturday morning when he got a text message from his forward, Aaron White. “Whitey made the team,” McCaffery said. A 6-foot-8 junior forward, White was one of 12 players selected to represent the United States in the World University Games […]
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Iowa City, Ia. – Notes from Iowa basketball coach Fran McCaffery’s news conference Wednesday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena (here's the transcript): Starting lineup – Iowa plays Quincy (here are the game notes) in a 1 p.m. exhibition game Sunday. McCaffery hinted that his starting lineup would included two freshmen – point guard Mike Gesell and center […]
Iowa’s basketball team is hosting a Top 25 opponent Sunday. No. 16 Creighton comes to Iowa City Sunday for a scrimmage. It is closed to the public and media, and a boxscore will not be released. Despite the undercover nature of the event, the competition will provide Iowa coach Fran McCaffery a good read on […]
Former Ames High School standout Doug McDermott of Creighton and Iowa sophomore-to-be Melsahn Basabe are among 17 invited to try out for the 2011 USA Basketball under-19 training camp. The training camp, which will be held June 17-24 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo., will be used to select the 12-member […]