Coming off a big football recruiting weekend, Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo take a look at all the good news for the Hawkeyes. We also dive into where things stand for the Hawkeyes in the Class of 2018 and 2019 on the recruiting trail. Then we discuss where things stand on the basketball recruiting front, plus a feature on Joe Wieskamp and a story about Patrick McCaffery. We wrap up with a look at what we are learning about the Iowa basketball team in the Prime Time League.
It’s tournament time for college hoops and we look back at the last two wins by the red hot Hawkeyes. Matt Randazzo and Tom Kakert discuss the win over Wisconsin and Sunday’s Senior Day victory over Penn State. What has changed for Iowa in the last four games? We salute the play of Jordan Bohannon, Nicholas Baer, and Peter Jok and their sharp shooting from three point range. We discuss the Hawkeyes NCAA Tournament chances and what they need to do to get in. Lastly, we dive deep into football recruiting with all the news and notes coming out of Iowa’s huge Junior Day, with over 80 prospects on campus.
The Hawkeye Report Podcast returned to 2 Dogs Pub in Iowa City to catch up with an old friend, former Hawkeye hoops standout Melsahn Basabe. We discuss the his career overseas, his future in basketball, playing for Fran McCaffery and the welcoming of former players back to the program, and his work off the court and business venture.
The Hawkeye Report Podcast headed to Rocky O’Brien’s in North Liberty and we tried to make figure out exactly what’s going on with the Iowa Basketball team with our special guest, former Hawkeye standout Adam Haluska. We look back at Iowa’s loss to Wisconsin and take a deep dive into what went wrong. Plus we look at the Big Ten title race and we talk some women’s hoops, plus we discuss Drew Ott’s situation and if he will be back for his fifth year.