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Iowa’s Kathleen Doyle named to Women’s Basketball Coaches Association All-America team

Iowa’s Kathleen Doyle named to Women’s Basketball Coaches Association All-America team

Robert Read, Sports Editor

April 2, 2020

Iowa senior Kathleen Doyle has been named to the WBCA All-America team, the Women's Basketball Coaches Association announced Thursday. Doyle is one of 10 student-athletes to be named a WBCA All-American, becoming the fourth Hawkeye in program history to earn the honor. Kachine Alexander, Saman...

Doyle named DI’s Female Athlete of the Year

Doyle named DI’s Female Athlete of the Year

Isaac Goffin, Sports Reporter

March 31, 2020

In her final game as a Hawkeye, senior guard Kathleen Doyle was left injured twice but came back into play soon afterwards both times. Though her team was blown out by Ohio State in the Big Ten Tournament, her efforts in that game are one of the many reasons why she was revered by Hawkeye fans ...

Spring-sport athletes to receive extra year of eligibility, winter-sport athletes denied

Spring-sport athletes to receive extra year of eligibility, winter-sport athletes denied

Pete Ruden, Pregame Editor

March 30, 2020

It's been a tough and unprecedented time for student-athletes who compete at the Division I level. On Monday, some received some good news while others did not. The NCAA Division I Council approved a blanket waiver for all spring-sport athletes to receive an extra year of eligibility after...

Garza, Doyle named USBWA All-Americans

Garza, Doyle named USBWA All-Americans

Robert Read, Sports Editor

March 23, 2020

Iowa men's basketball's Luka Garza and women's basketball's Kathleen Doyle were both announced as All-Americans by the United States Basketball Writers Association on Monday. Garza was named to the first team, while Doyle earned third-team honors. Garza becomes the first Hawkeye in program histo...

Doyle named AP Third-Team All-American

Doyle named AP Third-Team All-American

Robert Read, Sports Editor

March 19, 2020

Iowa senior guard Kathleen Doyle has been named an AP Third Team All-American, the Associated Press announced Thursday. Doyle is one of seven Hawkeyes to earn AP All-American distinction. Four Hawkeyes have been named honorable mention, while Doyle and Same Logic earned third team recognition and M...

Hawkeye student-athletes react to season cancellations

Hawkeye student-athletes react to season cancellations

Pete Ruden, Pregame Editor

March 12, 2020

The NCAA and Big Ten's decision to cancel winter and spring sports for the remainder of the season has sent shock waves throughout the sports world. The student-athletes involved are at the center of it. Multiple Hawkeyes have tweeted their emotions since the decision, which the Big Ten annou...

NCAA postseason events, Big Ten events canceled

NCAA postseason events, Big Ten events canceled

Austin Hanson, Assistant Sports Editor

March 12, 2020

March 12, 2020 is a day sports fans will not soon forget. The sports world seemed to stop spinning Thursday afternoon as NCAA announced that it would not conduct any of its postseason championships, including the NCAA Division I men's and women's basketball tournaments. The Big Ten Conference then...

Big Ten to conduct winter and spring sporting events without fans

Big Ten to conduct winter and spring sporting events without fans

Austin Hanson, Assistant Sports Editor

March 11, 2020

The Big Ten Conference announced Wednesday evening that fans will not be granted entry to any of its remaining 2020 winter or spring events. Those granted access include student-athletes, coaches, credentialed media, and immediate family members of event participants. Sports affected inclu...

NCAA bars fans from its postseason events

NCAA bars fans from its postseason events

Austin Hanson, Assistant Sports Editor

March 11, 2020

This March, the madness will be silent. NCAA President Mark Emmert announced that the organization will conduct its postseason championships in empty arenas amid rising concerns over the spread of COVID-19. “I have made the decision to conduct our upcoming championship events, including the D...

Hawkeye women’s basketball in jeopardy of losing top-four seed

Hawkeye women’s basketball in jeopardy of losing top-four seed

Ben Palya, Sports Reporter

March 9, 2020

After a difficult Big Ten Tournament that saw Iowa get bounced early at the hands of Ohio State, the Hawkeyes will be biting their nails March 16 when the 2020 NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament field is revealed. Following a strong 23-7 season, Iowa is not worried about missing out on the t...

Iowa focused on NCAA Tournament after blowout Big Ten loss

Iowa focused on NCAA Tournament after blowout Big Ten loss

Ben Palya, Sports Reporter

March 7, 2020

There is never a good time to take a blowout loss during a season, but the timing of Iowa’s blowout defeat at the hands of Ohio State was not ideal. The Hawkeyes were soundly beaten 87-66, making it the first time the team has lost back-to-back games this season. Now, Iowa must wait over a wee...