Uthoff has been critical to Iowa’s resurgence. The Hawkeyes are 15-3 with road losses to Iowa State and Wisconsin and a neutral court loss to Villanova, none by more than four points.
If Michigan State thought that hosting Michigan without two starters was tough, wait until it gets to Iowa.
The Spartans continue through a tough stretch of games without Adreian Payne. “We’ve just got to move on,” Izzo said Monday.
With 26 points against No. 10 Iowa, sophomore Nik Stauskas cemented himself in the role of go-to guy Wednesday night.
Nik Stauskas scored 26 points, and No. 21 Michigan held off No. 10 Iowa 75-67 on Wednesday night to remain unbeaten in the Big Ten.
Ohio State started the week with 15 consecutive wins and ended it with consecutive losses.
Even at full strength, Northwestern figured to have a tough time with No. 20 Iowa.
The Big Ten has suspended Hawkeyes coach Fran McCaffery for one game and fined Iowa $10,000 for his outburst during Sunday’s loss at Wisconsin.
Ben Brust says they were the hardest foul shots he’s ever taken. Regardless of how badly they felt coming off his hand, they all went in.
A 35-year-old Iowa company that makes environmentally friendly insecticides for the animal and food industries has been acquired by Lansing’s Neogen Corp.