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Assault charge against Zach McCabe dropped

[ 0 ] July 16, 2014

The assault charge filed against former Iowa basketball player Zach McCabe for allegedly punching a man in the face at a downtown Iowa City bar has been dropped by the victim, according to court documents. Documents filed last week in Johnson County District Court indicate that the serious misdemeanor charge for assault causing bodily injury […]

Zach McCabe: My assault charges have been dropped

[ 0 ] July 15, 2014

Update: Court documents confirm assault charge was dropped Former Iowa basketball player Zach McCabe took to Twitter on Tuesday to announce that his May assault charges have been dropped. “Charges are dropped,” McCabe, 22, tweeted. “I’m happy with the resolution and I think the criminal justice system worked by getting all the facts out on […]

Ex-Hawkeye Zach McCabe pleads not guilty in bar incident

[ 0 ] July 9, 2014

The former Iowa basketball player who allegedly punched a man in the face and then blew him a kiss while walking out of an Iowa City bar has pleaded not guilty. According to documents filed Monday in Johnson County District Court, Zach McCabe, 22, has filed a written plea of not guilty to a serious […]

Editor’s corner: Zach McCabe’s legacy takes a disturbing detour

[ 0 ] May 16, 2014

“Give Zach McCabe credit. He’ll never forget his final week at Iowa.” That was the tweet from Quad City Times reporter Steve Batterson on Friday night after McCabe, the recent Hawkeye basketball player, was jailed for allegedly punching a man in the face then allegedly blowing him a kiss as he left an Iowa City […]

Police: Ex-Hawkeye Zach McCabe punched man in face, blew him a kiss

[ 0 ] May 16, 2014

Former Iowa basketball player Zach McCabe was charged with assault after allegedly punching a man in the face, then blowing the victim a kiss as he walked out of an Iowa City bar early Friday.

Pat Harty: Nothing came easy for this year’s Hawkeye men

[ 0 ] March 24, 2014

There is no way to sugarcoat or spin what happened to the 2013-14 Iowa men’s basketball team.

Iowa revival is just Fran McCaffery’s latest fixer-upper

[ 0 ] March 17, 2014

IOWA CITY, Ia. — Fran McCaffery was just 26 years old when he got the head coaching job at Lehigh in 1985. The youngest Division I head coach at the time, McCaffery took over a team that had been 12-19 the previous season. McCaffery vividly remembers conducting a practice that first season when there was […]

Bryce Miller: Fran McCaffery, on-court anger get national attention

[ 0 ] March 7, 2014

As America’s college basketball fan base awoke this morning, it caught glimpses of Iowa’s basketball program — on televisions, laptop screens and the sports page of the nation’s largest newspaper. None of what they saw was good. Forget the result of Iowa’s 86-76 loss at Michigan State, one of the toughest places in the country to […]

Zach McCabe addresses Twitter controversy

[ 0 ] March 4, 2014

The letters of support are starting to pile up in Zach McCabe’s locker at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. They’ve been arriving ever since McCabe had a nasty experience on Twitter in which he lashed out at his critics just hours after Iowa’s 79-74 loss to Wisconsin on Feb. 22 at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. McCabe quickly apologized for his […]

Zach McCabe hoping to see Hawkeyes’ transition through to NCAA Tournament

[ 0 ] March 1, 2014

IOWA CITY, Ia. — Zach McCabe is in the home stretch of his Iowa basketball career, something that didn’t hit him until a recent conversation he had with a couple of lifelong friends. “They asked, ‘Do you have any tickets for Senior Day?’” he recalled. “I thought, ‘Oh, man, that’s coming up real quick.’” The 6-foot-7 […]