University of Iowa freshman Brandon Sorensen tagged the defending 149-pound national champion with just the fourth setback of his career -- and first since Jan. 10, 2014 -- on Friday inside Carver-Hawkeye Arena.
Junior Mike Gesell scored 15 of his team-high 18 points in the second half in rallying the 25th-ranked University of Iowa men's basketball team back from a 12-point first-half deficit, but Purdue scored the final five points to run out 67-63 winners Saturday inside Mackey Arena.
No. 3 Brandon Sorensen knocks off defending national champion No. 1 Jason Tsirtsis to lead the Hawkeyes against Northwestern.
The University of Iowa track and field team captured 12 event titles at the annual Big 4 Duals on Saturday in Ames, Iowa. The men's team went 3-0 over Northern Iowa, Iowa State, and Drake to claim the team title, while the women's team topped Iowa State and Drake, but fell to Northern Iowa.
The University of Iowa men's gymnastics team defeated UIC, 428.600 to 397.600, in its first home meet of the season inside Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Saturday night. It is the second victory of the season for the Hawkeyes over the Flames.
The University of Iowa women's gymnastics team fell to No. 20 Ohio State on Saturday night inside St. John Arena in Columbus, Ohio, 195.225-196.200.
The University of Iowa men's swimming and diving team won its third-straight outing Saturday, posting a 171-129 Big Ten win over Northwestern at the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center Natatorium in Iowa City, Iowa.