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Dan Dakich will get extra security in Iowa on Saturday

No announcer has had a wilder month than ESPN college basketball analyst Dan Dakich.  First there was his radio feud with WEEI in Boston that raged during AFC Championship Week.  Then came a brief dust-up with Iowa basketball coach Fran McCaffery after Dakich called out Hawkeye center Adam Woodbury as “gutless” for poking the eye of two Wisconsin players.  On, and in between...
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Iowa Will Provide Extra Security For ESPN Commentator Dan Dakich At Saturday’s Game Against Wisconsin

Twitter/Dakich ESPN college basketball color commentator Dan Dakich is not a popular person among Iowa Hawkeye fans. Earlier this month, an Iowa State Patrol member joked on Facebook that he wanted a sniper to shoot Dakich in the head during an Iowa-Ohio State broadcast. Then, just days later, Dakich called Hawkeyes junior center Adam Woodbury “cowardly” and “gutless” after...
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3 Takeaways: White plans, Marble jersey, NCAA projections

IOWA CITY — Adam Woodbury stood outside Iowa’s locker room at Mackey Arena and offered a declaration about teammate Aaron White’s status for this week’s game against Wisconsin. “If I know Whitey, I

Woodbury talks about Dakich, eye incident

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Iowa junior center Adam Woodbury stands by his previous statement that his eye pokes to a pair of Wisconsin players last Tuesday were unintentional.“Without a doubt,” Woodbury said after Io

McCaffery steamed at ESPN's Dan Dakich

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) Iowa coach Fran McCaffery wants ESPN color commentator Dan Dakich to apologize to Hawkeyes center Adam Woodbury for calling him ''gutless'' and ''cowardly'' during the broadcast an 82-50 loss to Wisconsin. Dakich called out Woodbury after the center appeared to poke the eyes of Wisconsin's Nigel Hayes and Frank Kaminsky in separate incidents Tuesday. McCaffery...
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Dan Dakich Calls Iowa Player Cowardly and Fran McCaffery is Pissed

ESPN college basketball analyst Dan Dakich and Iowa head coach Fran McCaffery are not thrilled with each other. The beef started on during Wisconsin’s blowout victory over the Hawkeyes on Tuesday when Iowa big man Adam Woodbury was seen poking Nigel Hayes and Frank Kaminsky in the eyes: Dakich believed the eye poking was intentional Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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Dan Dakich vs The World: The Fran McCaffrey Edition

Soon this website will be nothing but stories about people who hate Dan Dakich. After his cross-country radio feud with WEEI in Boston, and being the subject of an Iowa patrolman’s Facebook rant that has him under investigation, the ESPN college basketball analyst is in the middle of a brouhaha once more.  And again, it’s someone in the Hawkeye State that is angry with Dakich...
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Iowa Basketball: Hawkeyes beat Ohio State for second time this season

The Iowa offense came alive for the second straight game, and the Hawkeyes beat Ohio State for the second time this season. The 76-67 win puts Iowa at 13-5 on the season and 4-1 in the Big Ten. The Hawkeyes followed up Tuesday’s road win over Minnesota with another solid shooting performance against the Buckeyes. The team shot 51.1 percent from the field, including 55.6 percent...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Iowa Basketball: Previewing the Nebraska game

Iowa showed it is ready to be a contender in the Big Ten this year after upsetting Ohio State on the road 71-65 in the conference opener. The Hawkeyes will look to improve to 2-0 in the Big Ten for the first time since the 2002-03 season when they take on the Nebraska Cornhuskers on Monday in Carver-Hawkeye Arena. Iowa enters the game with a 10-4 overall record while Nebraska currently...
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Iowa Basketball: Previewing the Big Ten Schedule

The first part of the college basketball season has come and gone, and it didn’t go quite the way that Iowa hoped it would. An opportunistic non-conference  schedule gave the Hawkeyes a chance to pile on some wins and beat a few quality opponents before the Big Ten season began. Instead they left with an underwhelming 9-4 record and only one quality win against against North...
December 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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