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Morgan Johnson named to all-star team

[ 0 ] April 10, 2013

FROM UI SPORTS INFORMATION: IOWA CITY, Iowa – University of Iowa senior Morgan Johnson has been selected to the NetScouts Basketball United States All-Star team. Johnson, along with nine other NCAA Division I seniors, will travel to China for 15 days to play against other national teams. The all-star team will be in China from […]

Iowa women’s basketball: Recapping season and looking ahead

[ 0 ] March 28, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. – A national television audience caught a glimpse of Bethany Doolittle’s potential. The Iowa women’s basketball team ended its season Tuesday with a 74-57 loss to Notre Dame, on ESPN2, in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. It was the final Carver-Hawkeye Arena appearance for seniors Morgan Johnson, Jaime Printy and […]

Why Hawkeyes have chance to shock women’s basketball world Tuesday

[ 0 ] March 25, 2013

Iowa senior Jamie Printy talks about Tuesday’s NCAA Tournament matchup against Notre Dame: IOWA CITY, Ia. – Something is missing from the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament. “We need a little more madness,” Iowa point guard Samantha Logic said. “Why not start with us?” The ninth-seeded Hawkeyes will aim for a shocker tonight when they host […]

Hawkeye women confident but antsy before Selection Monday

[ 0 ] March 17, 2013

A role reversal is taking place this Selection Monday. Instead of the Iowa State women’s basketball team feeling antsy about its status as an NCAA Tournament qualifier, the bubble has shifted to Iowa. The Hawkeyes, who own a 20-12 record, are slated to host first- and second-round games in Carver-Hawkeye Arena, but their late-season swoon […]

What’s next for women’s mainstay Morgan Johnson

[ 0 ] March 6, 2013

At some point in the next year or two, Iowa senior Morgan Johnson will head to a third-world country to help treat sick people and deliver the Word of God. “My two favorite things in life,” Johnson said. “I’m looking forward to that.” Johnson will leave Iowa having played in more games than any other […]

4 Hawkeye women receive all-Big Ten Conference recognition

[ 0 ] March 4, 2013

FROM UI SPORTS INFORMATION: IOWA CITY, Iowa – Four University of Iowa women’s basketball players – Melissa Dixon, Morgan Johnson, Samantha Logic and Jaime Printy – have received All-Big Ten recognition, the conference announced Monday afternoon. Dixon was named Big Ten Sixth Player of the Year, becoming only the second player in school history to […]

Nesbitt friendly face on the Hawkeye bench

[ 0 ] February 27, 2013

Trisha Nesbitt has been working tirelessly in the long shadows cast by fellow seniors Morgan Johnson and Jaime Printy. But the Ames native has found a way to make an impact behind the scenes. “She’s really playing her best basketball but still in that role-player role,” Iowa coach Lisa Bluder said. “And that’s difficult. That’s […]

Iowa women upset No. 18 Purdue

[ 0 ] February 17, 2013

West Lafayette, Ind. — Sophomore Samantha Logic scored a career-high 26 points on 10-of-13 shooting to help Iowa snap a five-game losing streak with a 72-52 victory over No. 18 Purdue Sunday in Big Ten Conference women’s basketball. Box Score The victory marks the first time the Hawkeyes have won at Mackey Arena since Feb. […]

Iowa women’s basketball: Previewing Monday’s game vs. Nebraska

[ 0 ] February 10, 2013

WHO: Nebraska (17-6, 7-3 Big Ten) at Iowa (16-8, 5-5 Big Ten) WHERE: Carver-Hawkeye Arena, Iowa City TIPOFF: 7:30 p.m. TICKETS: $1 adults, free for youths (18-under) TELEVISION: Big Ten Network RADIO: KXIC-AM (800), KMJM-AM (1360) and the Hawkeye Radio Network. STAT LEADERS: For Nebraska — Jordan Hooper 19.0 ppg, 8.5 rpg; Lindsey Moore 15.0 ppg, 5.4 […]

Hawkeye women beat Ohio State in overtime

[ 0 ] January 3, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. — Theairra Taylor celebrated a breakthrough Thursday. With the Iowa women’s basketball team needing an overtime spark to beat Ohio State, Taylor turned in her best performance as a Hawkeye. “Theairra played outstanding,” Iowa coach Lisa Bluder said after beating the Buckeyes 77-71. “I’ve been waiting for everybody to have the opportunity […]