Iowa overwhelms Cal Poly 85-59
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Redshirt freshman CJ Fredrick had a breakout game with a career-high 21 points, hitting all five of his 3s, and Iowa overwhelmed Cal Poly 85-59 on Sunday for its third straight win.
Luka Garza had 18 points with nine boards for the Hawkeyes (4-1) in their final tuneup ahead of a stretch featuring significantly tougher opponents. Former Wahlert prep Cordell Pemsel hit double figures with 10 points along with 3 rebounds, while Riley Till saw action and had 1 point and 2 rebounds.
Iowa plays No. 12 Texas Tech on Thursday, either Creighton or San Diego State the following day, Syracuse, Michigan, Minnesota, Iowa State and Cincinnati over its next seven games.
UNI Women Cruise to 5-0
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – The UNI women’s basketball team jumped out to a 14-0 lead and never trailed en route to a 78-53 win over NCAA DII NW Missouri State Sunday afternoon at the McLeod Center.
Former Western Dubuque prep Rose Simon-Ressler continues to build her confidence and led the Panthers with 14 points on 6-8 shooting fellow W-D alum Megan Maahs led the Panthers in rebounding with 7.