Hawkeyes drop Maryland Eastern Shore, 109-63, to improve to 3-0
Iowa 86, Penn 55 Friday, Nov. 22, 2013
Iowa hosts Maryland Eastern Shore on Thursday Nov. 14, 2013.
Maryland Eastern Shore vs. Iowa Carver-Hawkeye Arena -- Iowa City, IA Photos by Jeff Becker
Iowa vs Augustana Exhibition game Carver-Hawkeye Arena Iowa City, Iowa
The Men's and Women's basketball teams ushered in the 2013-14 season with the annual Black & Gold Blowout.
Hawk Item -- Non-scholarship athlete.
2013-14 -- Played in nine games... scored one point and grabbed two rebounds in five minutes of action against Maryland Eastern Shore... scored two points in win over UTEP... equaled a career high with two rebounds in win over FDU... controlled an offensive rebound in road win at Northwestern... letterwinner.
High school -- Team captain and earned second team all-state at Iowa City West HS his senior season... averaged 10 points and six rebounds per game... helped lead his team to a fourth-place finish at the 2011 state tournament... member of his high school's choir and Successful Students Inspired Through Knowledge and Education... competed at the 2011 IBCA and Eastern Iowa All-Star games... played AAU basketball with Bound 4 Glory (2010-11).
Personal -- Born 11/24/92 in Pittsburgh... parents are Ferdinand and Cynthia Ukah... has three siblings, Adanna, Nneka and Chike... high school coach was Steve Bergman... AAU coach was Jason Price.