Iowa blasts Quincy, 100-54, in exhibition action
The Iowa men’s basketball team torched Quincy, 100-54, in exhibition action Sunday afternoon at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. Iowa scored the game’s first 22 points and held Quincy without a field goal for the first 10-plus minutes. It also notched 41 points off 31 turnovers. Four Hawkeyes scored in double figures, paced by freshman Mike Gesell’s 18 points. Josh Oglesby and Eric May each scored 15, and Melsahn Basabe added 10.
[HawkeyeSports.com: Pressing, running, shooting 3s]
Six Hawkeyes hit at least one 3-pointer, and they shot 44 percent from distance (11-of-25). Gesell and Oglesby each drained three triples, and May hit a pair.
Check out this strong sequence from May:
And here’s our interview with Fran McCaffery:
Big Ten Bowl Projections: Nine teams show up on inaugural list
More on Indiana’s big win, Paul James’ injury in Monday’s Big Ten links
BTN LiveBIG: Minnesota gives homeless ‘power to quit’ smoking, drinking
Michigan State Spartans reenter top 10 of latest AP & Coaches polls
Big Ten Power Rankings: Perfect Nebraska moves up to No. 2
Find out more about: Student U