Iowa dismantled Iowa State 57-3 on Sept. 28, 1985. Two days later, the Hawkeyes moved to the No. 1 spot in the Associated Press college football poll. Michigan State came to Kinnick Stadium on Oct. 5, intent on making it a short stay. Iowa jumped out to a 13-0 lead, but the Spartans stormed back. […]
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EAST LANSING, Mich. – Michigan State’s mastery of Iowa continued Thursday at the Breslin Center. The 22nd-ranked Spartans started the second half on a 9-0 run to reverse momentum, resorted to a more determined and physical style of play on defense, and beat No. 24 Iowa for the 18th consecutive time at home, 86-76. It was […]
EAST LANSING, Mich. — Illinois is on a roll thanks in large part to its stifling defense. Fighting Illini coach John Groce, though, is not ready to celebrate. Tracy Abrams scored 12 points, leading Illinois to a 53-46 win over No. 18 Michigan State on Saturday. The Fighting Illini (17-12, 6-10 Big Ten) have held four […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. – It was an opportunity to take a step up the Big Ten basketball ladder, on a national stage. But No. 15 Iowa came up a step short. Or a missed free throw. Or a rebound. Or a 50-50 ball. “Toughness statistics,” Iowa forward Aaron White said after a 71-69 overtime loss to […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. – Michigan State is the gold standard when it comes to Big Ten basketball. “If you’re going to win a championship in this league, you’ve got to go through Michigan State,” Iowa coach Fran McCaffery said. “That’s the standard Tom (Izzo) has set. We hope to get to that point where we can […]
The three teams to defeat Iowa so far this season, Northern Illinois, Michigan State and Ohio State, are a combined 23-1. Iowa’s next Big Ten victory will be the 300th in school history. Ohio State’s 20 consecutive victories are two short of the school’s all-time record established from 1967 to 1969. Michigan holds the conference […]
Register reporters Andrew Logue and Rick Brown talk Iowa football heading into the team’s game against No. 4 Ohio State on Saturday in Columbus (2:30 p.m., ABC). The Hawkeyes (4-2, 1-1 Big Ten) are coming off a bye week after dropping their last game 26-14 against Michigan State on Oct. 5 at Kinnick Stadium.
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