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Marble headed to Orlando after he’s chosen 56th

[ 0 ] June 26, 2014

Iowa’s Devyn Marble spent the last month working out for 15 different NBA franchises. On Thursday, he waited more than four hours to hear his name called during the NBA Draft. It was worth the wait. Marble was selected by Denver with the 56th pick of the second round, but ended up with Orlando because […]

McCaffery, Marble confident in Hawkeye star’s NBA future

[ 0 ] June 24, 2014

Devyn Marble’s basketball metamorphosis came under the watchful eye of Iowa coach Fran McCaffery. It’s a relationship that started with indecision and blossomed with trust over four years. “He didn’t know me when I got this job,” McCaffery said. “Over the last four years I have really appreciated Devyn in this program, and we’ve been […]

Matt Gatens making visits to NBA cities as draft looms

[ 0 ] June 12, 2012

Former Iowa basketball standout Matt Gatens worked out for the Washington Wizards Tuesday, and he’s got five more visits lined up before the June 28 NBA Draft. The 6-foot-5 guard will fly cross-country to work out for the Phoenix Suns today, followed by visits to the Portland Trailblazers on Saturday, the Milwaukee Bucks on June […]