1. Iowa Hawkeyes Basketball: Never Even Had a Date for the Big Dance

    Here's some fun facts for Iowa fans: The last time Iowa won a Big Ten/ACC Challenge game: 2005. The last time Iowa made it to the NCAA Tournament : 2005...

    Jerome Scherwin Jr Written by Jerome Scherwin Jr about over 1 year ago 2,513 reads 5 comments

  2. Iowa Basketball: The Almost Cancun Challenge Champions

    Well that was fun. You know, if you find being completely dominated inside of 15-feet of the rim (both on offense and defense), being out coached, out hustled, out shot and out rebounded, fun...

    Jerome Scherwin Jr Written by Jerome Scherwin Jr about over 1 year ago 1,425 reads 6 comments

  3. Iowa Basketball: 5 Overreactions After the First 2 Games of the Season

    During the last two years, the Fran McCaffery led Hawkeyes have started off their seasons with a 2-0 record...

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  4. Iowa Hawkeyes Basketball: Predicting the 2012-13 Conference Record

    It's the preseason. If you are here, reading this, I probably don't have to tell you that, but spare me my introduction, please...

    Jerome Scherwin Jr Written by Jerome Scherwin Jr about almost 2 years ago 2,472 reads 6 comments

  5. Iowa Basketball: Can Hawkeyes Go 3-2 to Start Big Ten Conference Play?

    Last week, I wrote about how the Iowa Hawkeyes, at the very least, needed to go undefeated when playing against their in-state rivals in 2012-13 to bolster the type of out-of-conference "wins" for voters to place them into the NCAA tournament...

    Jerome Scherwin Jr Written by Jerome Scherwin Jr about almost 2 years ago 895 reads 11 comments

  6. College Basketball: Power Ranking the Top Scorers in the Nation

    Preseason college basketball is only good for a few things: speculation, debate, sky-high hopes and, of course, power rankings...

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  7. College Basketball Recruiting: Best Recruit Names from the 2013 Class

    When scaling ESPN's Top 100 recruits in 2013, one can't help but notice that there are quite a few "different" and "original" names on the list. There are two Jabaris, a Bronson, a Shaquille minus the "s" and "h" and a Steve...

    Jerome Scherwin Jr Written by Jerome Scherwin Jr about almost 2 years ago 1,413 reads 0 comments

  8. Iowa Basketball: Can Hawkeyes Beat Iowa State, Northern Iowa in 2012-13?

    With only six weeks remaining before Iowa squares off in an exhibition game on November 4 against the mighty Hawks (not to be mistaken as Hawkeyes) of Quincy University, it seems only necessary to do a six-part series in honor of their start...

    Jerome Scherwin Jr Written by Jerome Scherwin Jr about almost 2 years ago 1,141 reads 4 comments

  9. Iowa Hawkeyes Basketball: Ranking the Top 5 Recent Players Fans Hate Most

    When I got onto the beautiful campus of Iowa in 2008, the Hawkeye basketball team was in year two of the Todd Lickliter "rebuilding" plan. Luckily the Iowa faithful aren't still stuck waiting for that plan to come to fruition...

    Jerome Scherwin Jr Written by Jerome Scherwin Jr about almost 2 years ago 1,513 reads 2 comments

  10. Iowa Basketball: Ranking Each 2012-13 Hawkeye by Importance

    There is a winter chill in the air. Can you feel it ? Though it will more than likely disappear in random two-day spurts for the next month or so, it's coming nonetheless...

    Jerome Scherwin Jr Written by Jerome Scherwin Jr about almost 2 years ago 1,587 reads 2 comments

  11. University of Iowa Basketball: Making Some Under-the-Radar Moves to Recruit Jok?

    The University of Iowa basketball powers did something very strange today. They cancelled a three-star recruit's ( Rivals ) Official Visit this weekend...

    Jerome Scherwin Jr Written by Jerome Scherwin Jr about almost 2 years ago 4,005 reads 5 comments

  12. NCAAB: UK's New Recruiting Tactic and How Iowa Can Become the Next Powerhouse

    So, Kentucky went ahead without anyone's blessings or approval and changed college basketball recruiting forever earlier this month by building the "Wildcat Coal Lodge" which will now serve as the "dormitory for UK’s men’s basketball team...

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  13. Iowa Hawkeyes Basketball and the Curious Case of Eric May

    College basketball is funny. Funny in the way that if you put 20 coaches and 20 recruiting specialists in a gym with all eyes on one 18-year-old kid, each will walk away with a different opinion on his collegiate future...

    Jerome Scherwin Jr Written by Jerome Scherwin Jr about almost 2 years ago 1,841 reads 0 comments

  14. University of Iowa Black & Gold Blowout: The Return

    This may be old news to most of the hard working residents of the great state of Iowa, but I want to join in the hoopla...

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  15. Iowa Hawkeyes: Who Should Take the Last Shot in Crunch Time?

    In 2010, LeBron James and ESPN teamed together to create one of the most controversial and disputatious events of the new decade—The Decision...

    Jerome Scherwin Jr Written by Jerome Scherwin Jr about almost 2 years ago 491 reads 2 comments

  16. Iowa Hawkeyes Basketball: Who's the Most Important Incoming Freshman?

    In 2011, head basketball coach Fran McCaffery completed his first ever Big Ten recruiting class by signing a raw beanstalk from London, the Cedar Rapids version of Matt Gatens, and a skinny ginger from Ohio...

    Jerome Scherwin Jr Written by Jerome Scherwin Jr about almost 2 years ago 1,448 reads 0 comments

  17. Kevin Youkilis: Why the Chicago White Sox Should Rest Him for October

    When Kenny Williams pulled off the trade to acquire Kevin Youkilis back in late June for a "bag of balls" or whatever oft-used hyperbole you prefer, there were mixed reviews...

    Jerome Scherwin Jr Written by Jerome Scherwin Jr about almost 2 years ago 1,097 reads 3 comments

  18. Iowa Basketball: 7 Bold Predictions for the Hawkeyes' 2012-13 Season

    After the release of the 2012-13 men's college basketball schedules and the Iowa football team's tedious and laborious win over the Northern Illinois Huskies on Saturday, what better ...

    Jerome Scherwin Jr Written by Jerome Scherwin Jr about almost 2 years ago 2,862 reads 10 comments