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The independent newspaper of the University of Iowa community since 1868

The Daily Iowan

The independent newspaper of the University of Iowa community since 1868

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Iowa forward Keegan Murray shoots a ball during a men’s basketball game between No. 5 Iowa and No. 3 Purdue in the Big Ten Basketball Tournament Championship at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in Indianapolis on Sunday, March 13, 2022. (Dimia Burrell/The Daily Iowan)

Instant recap | Iowa men’s basketball wins Big Ten Tournament, knocks off Purdue in title game

Robert Read, Pregame Editor March 13, 2022

INDIANAPOLIS — The fifth-seeded Iowa men's basketball team defeated Purdue, 75-66, in the Big Ten Tournament Championship Game on Sunday to win its first conference tournament title since 2006. Sophomore...

Iowa guard Connor McCaffery looks to drive to the basket during a men’s basketball game between No. 5 Iowa and No. 3 Purdue in the Big Ten Basketball Tournament Championship at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in Indianapolis on Sunday, March 13, 2022. The Hawkeyes defeated the Boilermakers, 00-00. (Dimia Burrell/The Daily Iowan)

Iowa men’s basketball team leads Purdue at halftime of Big Ten Tournament Championship Game

Robert Read, Pregame Editor March 13, 2022

INDIANAPOLIS — The fifth-seeded Iowa men's basketball team leads third-seeded Purdue, 35-32, at halftime of the Big Ten Tournament Championship Game. The Hawkeyes never trailed in the first half...

Iowa forward Keegan Murray blocks a shot during a men’s basketball game between No. 5 Iowa and No. 9 Indiana in the Big Ten Basketball Tournament Semifinals at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in Indianapolis on Saturday, March 12, 2022. Murray led the team with 2 blocks. The Hawkeyes defeated the Hoosiers, 80-77.

Murray, Jackson-Davis take over Big Ten Tournament semifinal

Ben Palya, Sports Reporter March 12, 2022

INDIANAPOLIS — Saturday’s Big Ten Tournament semifinals clash between Indiana and Iowa pitted two of the best players in the conference against each other.  Keegan Murray has been a star for...

Iowa guard Jordan Bohannon celebrates a 3-pointer during a men’s basketball game between No. 5 Iowa and No. 9 Indiana in the Big Ten Basketball Tournament Semifinals at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in Indianapolis on Saturday, March 12, 2022. The Hawkeyes defeated the Hoosiers, 80-77.  Bohannon scored 12 points, shooting a 3-pointer in the final seconds of the game to put Iowa in the lead. (Dimia Burrell/The Daily Iowan)

‘Big-time onions:’ Jordan Bohannon provides March Madness with game-winning 3-pointer in Big Ten Tournament

Robert Read, Pregame Editor March 12, 2022

INDIANAPOLIS — In the final seconds of a tied game with a trip to the Big Ten Tournament Championship Game on the line, the Iowa men’s basketball team turned to the conference’s all-time leader...

Iowa guard Jordan Bohannon celebrates with teammates during a men’s basketball game between No. 5 Iowa and No. 9 Indiana in the Big Ten Basketball Tournament Semifinals at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in Indianapolis on Saturday, March 12, 2022. Bohannon scored 12 points, shooting a 3-pointer in the final seconds of the game to put Iowa in the lead.  The Hawkeyes defeated the Hoosiers, 80-77.

Photos: 2022 Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament Semifinals: No. 5 Iowa vs. No. 9 Indiana

Dimia Burrell, Photojournalist March 12, 2022

In a close matchup between No. 5 Iowa and No. 9 Indiana in the Big Ten Tournament Semifinals at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in Indianapolis on Saturday, the Hawkeyes defeated the Hoosiers, 80-77. Iowa...

Iowa forward Keegan Murray shoots a layup during a men’s basketball game between No. 5 Iowa and No. 9 Indiana in the Big Ten Basketball Tournament Semifinals at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in Indianapolis on Saturday, March 12, 2022. The Hawkeyes defeated the Hoosiers, 80-77. Murray led the team in scoring with 32 points, going 11-17 from the field. (Dimia Burrell/The Daily Iowan)

Iowa men’s basketball team to play Purdue in Big Ten Tournament Championship Game on Sunday

Robert Read, Pregame Editor March 12, 2022

INDIANAPOLIS — The Iowa men's basketball team will play Purdue in the Big Ten Tournament Championship Game at the Gainbridge Fieldhouse on Sunday. Iowa advanced after beating Indiana, 80-77, in...

Twitter reactions to Iowas win over Indiana in the Big Ten Tournament semifinals

Twitter reactions to Iowa’s win over Indiana in the Big Ten Tournament semifinals

Robert Read, Pregame Editor March 12, 2022

INDIANAPOLIS — The Iowa men's basketball team is going viral. Point guard Jordan Bohannon banked-in a game-winning 3-pointer with 1.1 seconds left in Iowa's 80-77 win over Indiana in the Big Ten...

Iowa point guard Jordan Bohannon celebrates with teammates after hitting a game-winning 3-pointer in the Big Ten Tournament semifinals against Indiana at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in Indianapolis on March 12, 2022.

Watch: Jordan Bohannon nails game-winner to send Iowa to Big Ten Tournament title game

Robert Read, Pregame Editor March 12, 2022

INDIANAPOLIS — March Madness accurately describes the end of the Iowa men's basketball team's win 80-77 over Indiana in the Big Ten Tournament semifinals on Saturday. Jordan Bohannon banked-in...

Iowa guard Jordan Bohannon shoots a 3-pointer during a men’s basketball game between No. 5 Iowa and No. 4 Rutgers in the Big Ten Basketball Tournament quarterfinals at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in Indianapolis on Friday, March 11, 2022. The Hawkeyes defeated the Scarlet Knights, 84-74. Bohannon scored 16 points, reaching his 2000 career point milestone.

Instant recap | Jordan Bohannon banks in game-winning 3-pointer, Iowa advances to Big Ten Tournament title game

Robert Read, Pregame Editor March 12, 2022

INDIANAPOLIS — Jordan Bohannon banked-in a game-winning 3-pointer with 1.1 seconds remaining to lead the Iowa men's basketball team to an 80-77 win over Indiana in the Big Ten Tournament semifinals...

Iowa mens basketball forward Keegan Murray goes up for a shot in a Big Ten Tournament semifinal game against Indiana at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in Indianapolis on March 12, 2022.

Iowa men’s basketball team trails Indiana at halftime of Big Ten Tournament semifinals

Robert Read, Pregame Editor March 12, 2022

INDIANAPOLIS — The Iowa men's basketball team trails Indiana, 38-32, at halftime of the Big Ten Tournament semifinals. The ninth-seeded Hoosiers, who have already upset two teams in this year's...

Iowa forward Connor McCaffery passes the ball during an 84-74 win over Rutgers in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Tournament at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in Indianapolis on March 11, 2022.

Watch: Iowa’s Connor McCaffery details why he was ejected from win over Rutgers

Robert Read, Pregame Editor March 11, 2022

INDIANAPOLIS — Iowa's Connor McCaffery isn't afraid to speak his mind. That was apparent after Friday's game. McCaffery was assessed two technicals and ejected from the Iowa men's basketball team's...

Rutgers guard Geo Baker gets trapped by Iowa guard Tony Perkins and forward Patrick McCaffery during a men’s basketball game between No. 5 Iowa and No. 4 Rutgers in the Big Ten Basketball Tournament quarterfinals at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in Indianapolis on Friday, March 11, 2022. The Hawkeyes defeated the Scarlet Knights, 84-74. Iowa forced 5 turnovers.

Iowa men’s basketball’s win over Rutgers showcases strides made late in season

Ben Palya, Pregame Editor March 11, 2022

INDIANAPOLIS — The last time the Iowa men's basketball team faced Rutgers, the Scarlet Knights had it their way. The Hawkeyes were held to their lowest scoring total of the season at Jersey Mike’s...