Iowa’s Megan Gustafson celebrated Senior Day with 34 points and 12 rebounds as the Hawkeyes beat Northwestern 74-50. The Hawkeyes finish the regular season 23-6.
The Hawkeyes finish second in the Big Ten and closed the regular season 15-0 at home. Iowa coach Lisa Bluder
Rutgers toppled #22 Iowa 86-72 on Saturday behind Ron Harper Junior’s 27 points. Tyler Cook bagged 16 points for the Hakweyes who fall to 21-8 and 10-8 in the league. This was the first of two games for Fran Mcaffery’s suspension.
Texas ran over Iowa State to split the season meetings 86-69. Lindell Wiggington led the Cyclones with 16. ISU falls to 20-9 and 9-7 in the league.
The Iowa State women close out the home schedule Monday night against Kansas. After moving into second place with a victory at Texas the Cyclones can clinch the two seed in the Big-12 Tournament with a win.
That’s ISU coach Bill Fennelly. It will be senior night for the Cyclones. That includes Bridget Carleton, who topped two thousand career points in the win over the Longhorns.
Iowa’s tight ends fared well at the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis. Mackey Award winner T.J Hockenson told Howard Griffith on the Big Ten Network that he has remained in Iowa City and is working with strength coach Chris Doyle to prepare for the draft.
Hockenson on the possibility that he and Noah Fant will both be selected in the first round.