Daily Archives: April 2, 2012

Don Gets His Due

Former Hawkeye Don Nelson was announced as a member of the 2012 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class today. He was voted the team MVP for three consecutive years (1960-62) at Iowa and went on to play and coach in the NBA, ending his career at the league’s winningest coach, with 1,335 victories. Nelson’s résumé also includes winning five NBA championships…

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Playing the Game

Once restricted to the sidelines, female athletes at the UI now benefit from the move toward gender equity that leveled the playing field. Take a look back with us at the evolution of women’s sports at Iowa in this week’s featured article from the June 2009 issue of Iowa Alumni Magazine. The article is open to everyone at the link below for…

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