Forwards Jarrod Uthoff #20 and Kyle Meyer #42 of the Iowa Hawkeyes try to block a shot during the second half by forward Cedrick Williams #40 of the UNC-Wilmington Seahawks (credit: Matthew Holst/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Iowa Forward Jarrod Uthoff

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.


CHAMPAIGN, IL - JANUARY 18: Gary Harris #14 and Keith Appling #11 of the Michigan State Spartans celebrate against the Illinois Fighting Illini during the game at State Farm Center on January 18, 2014 in Champaign, Illinois. Michigan State won the game 78-62. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Spartans To Face No. 15 Iowa In Huge Road Test

If Michigan State thought that hosting Michigan without two starters was tough, wait until it gets to Iowa.

97.1 The Ticket–01/28/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - JANUARY 25: Adreian Payne #5 and Branden Dawson #22 of the Michigan State Spartans are unable to play in the game against the University of Michigan at Breslin Center on January 25, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. The Wolverines defeated the Spartans 80-75. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Still Without Payne, MSU Tries To Get Back On Track At No. 15 Iowa

The Spartans continue through a tough stretch of games without Adreian Payne. “We’ve just got to move on,” Izzo said Monday.

CBS Detroit–01/27/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - JANUARY 22: Nik Satuskas #11 of the Michigan Wolverines shoots over Aaron White #30 of the Iowa Hawkeyes during the first half of the game at Crisler Arena on January 22, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The Wolverines defeated the Hawkeyes 75-67. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Stauskas Sizzles With 26 Points As No. 21 Michigan Defeats No. 10 Iowa

With 26 points against No. 10 Iowa, sophomore Nik Stauskas cemented himself in the role of go-to guy Wednesday night.

CBS Detroit–01/23/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - JANUARY 22: Jarrod Uthoff #20 of the Iowa Hawkeyes looks to pass the ball as Caris Levert #23 of the Michigan Wolverines defends during the first half of the game at Crisler Arena on January 22, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Michigan Tops Iowa 75-67, Sets Up Showdown Vs. MSU

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.

97.1 The Ticket–01/22/2014

COLUMBUS, OH - JANUARY 12: LaQuinton Ross #10 of the Ohio State Buckeyes goes up for a lay up while being defended by Jarrod Uthoff #20 of the Iowa Hawkeyes and Gabriel Olaseni #0 of the Iowa Hawkeyes on January 12, 2014 at Value City Arena in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State lost by a final score of 84-74. (Photo by Ryan Young/Getty Images)

Buckeyes’ Mistakes Down Stretch End In 84-74 Loss

Ohio State started the week with 15 consecutive wins and ended it with consecutive losses.

97.1 The Ticket–01/12/2014

IOWA CITY, IA - DECEMBER 3: Center Gabriel Olaseni #0 and forward Melsahn Basabe #1 of the Iowa Hawkeyes walk off the court following their match-up against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish on December 3, 2013 at Carver-Hawkeye Arena in Iowa City, Iowa. (Photo by Matthew Holst/Getty Images)

Foul-Plagued Northwestern Loses At Iowa, 93-67

Even at full strength, Northwestern figured to have a tough time with No. 20 Iowa.


NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 04: Head coach Fran McCaffery of the Iowa Hawkeyes directs his team from the sideline against the Baylor Bears during the 2013 NIT Championship at Madison Square Garden on April 4, 2013 in New York City. Baylor defeated Iowa 74-54. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Iowa’s Fran McCaffery Suspended On Fran McCaffery Bobblehead Night

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.

97.1 The Ticket–01/07/2014

MADISON, WI - DECEMBER 14: Ben Brust #1 of the Wisconsin Badgers celebrates after making a shot during the first half against the Eastern Kentucky Colonels at Kohl Center on December 14, 2013 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

No. 4 Wisconsin Beats No. 22 Iowa 75-71

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.

97.1 The Ticket–01/06/2014


Lansing’s Neogen Buys Iowa Insecticide Maker

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/02/2014