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Iowa women’s basketball team defeats Purdue, ends two-game losing streak

Iowa guard Caitlin Clark passes the ball during a women's basketball game between Iowa and Minnesota at Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021. The Hawkeyes defeated the Golden Gophers, 92-79.
Isaac Goffin, Assistant Sports Editor January 18, 2021

The Iowa women's basketball defeated Purdue, 87-81, at Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Monday to end its two-game losing game streak. The Hawkeyes are now 9-3 (5-3) on the 2020-21 season. The Hawkeyes gave...

UI athletics department reports three positive COVID-19 tests out of 376 tests conducted

Iowa’s 149-pound Max Murin grapples with Nebraska’s Brock Hardy during a wrestling dual meet between No. 1 Iowa and No. 6 Nebraska at Carver Hawkeye Arena on Friday, Jan. 15, 2021. No. 8 Murin defeated No. 20 Hardy  by decision, 6-2, and the Hawkeyes defeated the Cornhuskers, 31-6.
Robert Read, Pregame Editor January 18, 2021

The University of Iowa athletics department conducted 376 COVID-19 PCR tests for the week of Jan. 11-17 and received three positive tests and 373 negative tests. As part of Iowa’s return to campus...

Iowa men’s basketball overcomes Northwestern, shuffled schedule

Iowa Head Coach Fran McCaffery adjusts his mask during a timeout during the first Iowa men’s basketball game of the season against the North Carolina Central Eagles at Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020. The Hawkeyes defeated the Eagles 97-67.
Austin Hanson, Sports Editor January 17, 2021

The last 10 days have been anything but normal for Iowa men's basketball, as the Hawkeyes have seen their schedule change in a number of ways. Originally, the Hawkeyes were slated to play Northwestern...

Iowa swim and dive competes in last home meet as program discontinuation looms

The men's medley relay is underway during a swim meet at the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021. The women's team hosted Nebraska while the men's team had an intrasquad scrimmage. (Shivansh Ahuja/The Daily Iowan)
Isaac Goffin, Assistant Sports Editor January 16, 2021

Jan. 16 could go down as one of the most important days in Iowa swimming and diving history. While the women’s swimming and diving team defeated Nebraska, 170-128, and the men’s team competed...

Photos: Iowa men’s and women’s swim and dive (1/16/21)

Shivansh Ahuja, Senior Photojournalist January 16, 2021

Jaydin Eierman shows his skills in Hawkeye debut

Iowa’s 141-pound Jaydin Eierman grapples with Nebraska’s Chad Red, Jr. during a wrestling dual meet between No. 1 Iowa and No. 6 Nebraska at Carver Hawkeye Arena on Friday, Jan. 15, 2021. No. 1 Eierman defeated No. 7 Red by decision, 8-4, and the Hawkeyes defeated the Cornhuskers, 31-6.
Isaac Goffin, Assistant Sports Editor January 15, 2021

For over a year, Iowa wrestling fans were itching to see No. 1 141-pound wrestler Jaydin Eierman compete at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. Though fans couldn’t be there in person, the three-time All-American...

Nelson Brands wins Big Ten debut, Patrick Kennedy fills in at 174 pounds in Hawkeye wrestling’s season-opening victory

IowaÕs 184-pound Nelson Brands grapples with NebraskaÕs Taylor Venz during a wrestling dual meet between No. 1 Iowa and No. 6 Nebraska at Carver Hawkeye Arena on Friday, Jan. 15, 2021.
Robert Read, Pregame Editor January 15, 2021

Nelson Brands enjoys wrestling. Fielding questions after a dual meet? Not so much. The redshirt sophomore made his Big Ten dual debut in the No. 1 Iowa wrestling team’s commanding 31-6 victory...

Photos: Iowa wrestling vs. Nebraska

Iowa’s 141-pound Jaydin Eierman grapples with Nebraska’s Chad Red, Jr. during a wrestling dual meet between No. 1 Iowa and No. 6 Nebraska at Carver Hawkeye Arena on Friday, Jan. 15, 2021. No. 1 Eierman defeated No. 7 Red by decision, 8-4, and the Hawkeyes defeated the Cornhuskers, 31-6.
Shivansh Ahuja, Senior Photojournalist January 15, 2021

Top-ranked Iowa wrestling team dominates No. 6 Nebraska, 31-6, in season-opener

IowaÕs 125-pound Spencer Lee grapples with NebraskaÕs Liam Cronin during a wrestling dual meet between No. 1 Iowa and No. 6 Nebraska at Carver Hawkeye Arena on Friday, Jan. 15, 2021.
Robert Read, Pregame Editor January 15, 2021

For the first time since the 2020 Big Ten Championships, the Iowa wrestling team took the mat on Friday night. And the top-ranked Hawkeyes dominated in their season-opening dual meet. In front of...

Iowa linebacker Djimon Colbert stepping away from football

Iowa linebacker Djimon Colbert speaks at a press conference on Thursday, July 16, 2020 at the Pacha Family Club Room in Kinnick Stadium. Colbert answered questions regarding the current environment within the team and the growing communication between the players.
Robert Read, Pregame Editor January 15, 2021

Iowa linebacker Djimon Colbert started two seasons at weakside linebacker for the Hawkeyes before sitting out the 2020 season. Now, Colbert is stepping away from football. Colbert told Rob Howe...

The Scoreboard: Jan. 15, 2021

The Scoreboard: Jan. 15, 2021
January 15, 2021

This week on "The Scoreboard," hosts Austin Hanson and Shivansh Ahuja are joined by DI Pregame Editor Robert Read and DITV Sports Reporter Cole Krutzfield to talk college football, Iowa women’s basketball,...

Iowa-Michigan State matchup postponed

Iowa head coach Fran McCaffery speaks with the assistant coaches during a timeout for the basketball game against Northern Illinois on Sunday, Dec. 13, 2020 at Carver Hawkeye Arena. The Hawkeyes defeated the Huskies, 106-53.
Austin Hanson, Sports Editor January 13, 2021

The University of Iowa, in conjunction with Michigan State University, announced that Jan. 14's men's basketball game between the two institutions was postponed because of COVID-19 concerns within...

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