Iowa City Superintendent a finalist in Omaha school district search

Iowa City Community School District Superintendent Steve Murley has been announced as one of three finalists to become superintendent for the Omaha Public School District. This follows the School Board’s approval of Murley’s contract with the School District on Tuesday. His contract is set to expire in June 2013 and his contract was renewed through […]

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Hunters find bodies believed to be Evansdale cousins

EVANSDALE —  Authorities say hunters have found bodies believed to be two young Iowa cousins who disappeared while riding their bikes in July. Black Hawk County sheriff’s Capt. Rick Abben said during a news conference that the bodies were found Wednesday afternoon, though he wouldn’t say where. Abben says both are being sent to the […]

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Regent president: Gray incident suggests UI “not doing a good enough job”

IOWA CITY — State Board of Regents President Craig Lang  said today he hopes the university will continue its investigation following the resignation of former athletics adviser Peter Gray. “As many of you recall, the board and the institutions underwent an extensive investigation in 2008 in response to a report of sexual assault at the University […]

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Iowa Regents unanimously approve tuition freeze

The state Board of Regents formally approved the tuition freeze for undergraduate resident students in a unanimous decision for the 2013-2014 academic year Wednesday. This freeze will keep tuition levels for the 2013-2014 academic year consistent with the current academic year. This freeze will be effective for the summer session at the three regent universities. […]

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MBB: Hawkeyes defeat South Dakota 87-63

The Iowa men’s basketball team improved to 7-2 in 2012 thanks to an 87-63 victory over South Dakota at Carver-Hawkeye arena Tuesday night. Sophomore forward Aaron White led the Hawkeyes with 21 points, six rebounds and an assist. The Black and Gold featured three other players that reached double-figures against the Coyotes as junior guard […]

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MBB: Hawkeyes lead South Dakota at half, 45-32

The Iowa men’s basketball team has overcome some hot shooting from the visiting South Dakota Coyotes to lead 45-32 at the intermission. Sophomore forward Aaron White leads the Hawkeyes with 12 points and four rebounds while junior guard Devyn Marble chipped in 10 points with a trio of rebounds and assists. Freshman center Adam Woodbury […]

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Hawkeye wrestling “thumps” Iowa State 32-3

By Sam Louwagie samuel-louwagie@uiowa.edu One of the only moments of drama in Iowa’s 32-3 victory over Iowa State on Saturday night came before anybody had started wrestling. The meet started off at 174 pounds. And in a surprise move, the Hawkeyes sent sophomore Mike Evans onto the mat. Earlier this week, head coach Tom Brands […]

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Iowa handles in-state rival UNI 68-46

IOWA CITY — Senior Morgan Johnson has never lost to Northern Iowa in her career and she helped extend that streak on Saturday afternoon when Iowa beat the Panters 68-46. “Its such a rivalry for us,” Johnson said.”Coming off a win like this is important for us winning the state title, which is our goal […]

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Iowa vs. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi: Hawkeyes’ frontcourt dominates wire-to-wire in 88-59 win

By Tork Mason tork-mason@uiowa.edu Devyn Marble snagged a loose ball on the baseline and used up his dribble, seemingly trapped near the corner. But the junior leaped up, turned his shoulders, and rifled a pass down court to a streaking Melsahn Basabe. Basabe took in the pass near the opposite free throw line and did […]

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Iowa vs. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi: Iowa leads, 44-23 at half

The Hawkeyes entered today’s game in need of a bounce-back win after two-straight losses, and appear well on their way to getting one. Iowa holds a 44-23 halftime lead, which was built on a 20-0 run powered by junior Melsahn Basabe. Basabe scored 13-straight points in the rally, including 7 points from the free throw […]

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