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Illinois tops Boston University in NIT opener

(AP) Rayvonte Rice scored seven straight points late in the game and finished with a game-high 28, rallying Illinois past Boston University 66-62 on Wednesday night in the first round of the NIT. The second-seeded Illini fought back from a 30-13 first-half deficit. Rice made the key play with 2:07 left when his steal and three-point play trimmed it to 61-60. He added two free throws and a driving layup to give Illinois a 64-61 lead. Dom Morris missed a contested layup on an inbounds play with 11 seconds left that would have tied it for BU, the regular-season champion

Quick Hit: Marble couldn't get going

Iowa didn’t get Roy Devyn Marble going, and he was hampered by foul trouble in the first half, scoring just four points. And he didn’t get his first hoop in the second half until the 9:19 mark. Marble finished with six, hitting 3-of-12 shots and missing all four of his 3-pointers. But the junior had scored 24, 28, 24 and 21 in the previous four NIT games. [ BOX | AP RECAP | SCORES | ALL PHOTOS | CONNECT | RAPID RECAPS | B1G DUNKS ] Key moment: After trailing 27-22 at halftime, Iowa cut Baylor’s lead to two, 27-25,

Iowa comes up short in NIT title game

Pierre Jackson had his fourth straight double-double with 17 points and 10 assists to lead Baylor to the first National Invitation Tournament title in school history with a 74-54 win over Iowa on Thursday night. Mike Gesell led Iowa (25-13) with 13 points and Aaron White had 12. Hawkeyes start Devyn Marble was held to six points. Look back the run through the NIT so far for the Hawkeyes: DATES 3/20 3/22 3/27 4/2 Tonight NIT GAMES vs. InSt W 68-52 Box | Recap vs. StnyBr W 75-63 Box | Recap @ UVa W 75-64 Box | Recap @ MD W 71-60 Box | Recap @ Baylor 9:00

Today's links: Iowa plays on, others plan ahead

Let’s hear it for Iowa! I said: Let’s hear it for Iowa!! The Hawkeyes beat Maryland last night in the NIT semifinals. Gotta start daily links there. When folding seemed possible, Iowa seemingly found a way to straighten up and seal the deal against the Terps, notes the great Mike Hlas of the Cedar Rapids Gazette. Now, Baylor is up next in the NIT title game on Thursday night. Here are some photos to commemorate the Hawkeyes big win over future Big Ten foe Maryland. If that doesn’t stoke you up enough, Herky, listen and watch Iowa forward Aaron White

Big Ten Geeks: Iowa taking bite out of Big Apple

While most have been focused on the drama that has led to this weekend’s Final Four (which we will preview Friday), Iowa has quietly been dispatching solid teams in the NIT. The Hawkeyes had a relatively easy time with Maryland last night and will face Baylor in the championship Thursday night. The most impressive aspect of this postseason run has been the return of Iowa’s non-conference offense. Over four NIT games, the Hawkeyes have scored a cumulative 1.12 points per trip, a level of output that Iowa surpassed only five times in 20 games against Big Ten foes. The driver of

Gallery: Iowa off to first NIT title game

Iowa knocked off future Big Ten rival Maryland, 71-60, Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden to advance to the program’s first NIT title game. The Hawkeyes, who received a game-high 21 points from white-hot Devyn Marble, play Baylor on Thursday night for the NIT championship. Check out our photo gallery from Tuesday’s win over the Terps in this post. [ RELATED: Iowa downs Maryland, advances to NIT final ] Click on a photo below to make it larger or to enter the full gallery.

Iowa downs Maryland, advances to NIT final

Devyn Marble had 21 points and nine rebounds to help Iowa reach the NIT championship for the first time with a 71-60 win over Maryland on Tuesday night. Iowa (25-12), which has recovered from a rocky start to its Big Ten season, won for the 11th time in 14 games. Eric May finished with 12 points, his last on a big 3-pointer with 1:01 to play that iced it for the Hawkeyes, who laid the foundation for a future Big Ten rivalry with Maryland, which is set to join the conference starting in 2014. Alex Len had 16 points, nine

Off to New York: Iowa downs UVA, advances to NIT semis

Devyn Marble scored 24 points and Iowa ended Virginia’s 19-game home winning streak with a 75-64 victory in the NIT quarterfinals on Wednesday night, earning the Hawkeyes a trip to Madison Square Garden. Marble’s 3-pointer with 13:02 to play gave Iowa (24-12) a 42-41 lead and sparked a 19-5 run that also featured six points inside from Adam Woodbury and 3-pointers by Josh Oglesby and Zach McCabe. McCabe’s finished the run, putting the Hawkeyes ahead 58-46 with 5:18 to play. MSG BABYYY!!!! #gohawks — Mike Gesell (@mikegesell10) March 28, 2013 On to MSG with my family .. #Hawkeyes —

Iowa advances to NIT quarterfinals

Roy Devyn Marble scored 28 points to help Iowa hold off Stony Brook 75-63 on Friday night in the second round of the NIT. Aaron White added 13 points and seven rebounds for Iowa (23-12), which advances to quarterfinal matchup against the winner of Sunday’s game between Virginia and St. John’s. The Hawkeyes have won nine of their last 12 games. Catch up on all the tourney action on our Big Ten scoreboard, and get links to stats and recaps in this post. Find the full NIT schedule at [ BOX | AP RECAP | SCORES | ALL PHOTOS | CONNECT

Iowa dispatches Indiana State in NIT opener

Devyn Marble scored 24 points, Aaron White added 11 with 13 rebounds and Iowa cruised past Indiana State 68-52 in the opening round of the NIT on Wednesday night. Melshan Basabe had nine points and eight boards for the Hawkeyes (22-12), who won a home game in the NIT for the second straight season. Iowa will host Stony Brook in the second round on Friday night. [ BOX | AP RECAP | SCORES | PHOTOS | CONNECT | TOURNEY NEWS | B1G DUNKS ] FINAL: Devyn Marble scored 24 points, grabbed five rebounds and dished out five assists and Aaron White added 11 points and 13 boards to lead Iowa to a 68-52