Iowa Hawkeyes Recap logo
Personalize this site

603 highlight videos and 540 full game videos gathered from the internet about the past 4,196 Iowa Hawkeye football (since 1889) and basketball (since 1901) games. We also have profiles for 1219 players and 50 coaches.

9/3/2022 Football vs South Dakota State

Buy Iowa Hawkeyes Football discount tickets Buy Tickets >>

9/10/2022 Football vs Iowa State

Buy Iowa Hawkeyes Football discount tickets Buy Tickets >>

9/17/2022 Football vs Nevada

Buy Iowa Hawkeyes Football discount tickets Buy Tickets >>

Check back after the game for videos! View all upcoming games or buy tickets (all sports)

3/13/1999 (1998-1999)
NCAA Tournament 2nd Round (McNichols Sports Arena, Denver, CO)
McNichols Sports Arena [Denver, Colorado]

#21 Iowa  vs  #17 Arkansas  Arkansas #21 Iowa Hawkeyes Basketball vs #17 Arkansas on 3/13/1999 -

W    82 - 72 

Vote as a Favorite Game Vote as a Hated Game
Like or hate this game?
Login above to cast your vote!

Did not attend this game, click to mark as attended
Did you attend this game?
Login above to keep track

Head Coach: Tom Davis


Dr. Tom Davis's last win as a Hawkeye basketball coach, and last Sweet Sixteen appearance in recent times. Iowa was a #5 seed, and Arkansas was a #4 seed. Arkansas jumped out to an early lead. Early in the second half, Iowa was down 47-34 and the game looked to be getting out of hand. Kent McCausland nailed 3 straight 3-pointers, and the Hawks went on a 16-0 run to take a 50-47 lead. He ended the half with 5 3-pointers and 17 points.

Dean Oliver also had 17 points and took over at the end of the game with great passing and scoring. Iowa forced 23 turnovers to offset the 24 turnovers it committed.




Game Summary Articles

+ LA Times Game Recap

Audio/Podcast Recap Podcasts/Videos

No recap podcasts added yet.
Contact us if you have a link to share.

View Box Scores and Stats on


Click to let us know if this video link is broken


Click to let us know if this video link is broken


Kent McCausland We’re going through everything and they say, ‘You know what? We’re not going to slow down. We’re going to run with these guys.' I remember thinking to myself, ‘I don’t know if I’m the guy you want out there on the floor all the time if you’re just going to be running with these guys.’
-- Kent McCausland
Discussing the strategy going into the game against Arkansas and their "Forty Minutes of Hell," as stated in an interview in 2016 on HawkCentral


Tom Davis It’s so deep, I don’t know if I can do it justice. The bigger questions I’ll try to answer when this is over, and it can be over at any moment. It was almost over today.
-- Tom Davis
When asked to describe his feelings about his retirement at the end of the season.


View detailed games stats against Arkansas >>>

View detailed games stats from the 1998-1999 season >>>

View more games from the 1998-1999 Basketball season >>>

View more Basketball games against Arkansas >>>

When Iowa Graced the Cover of Sports Illustrated in the 50's and 60's

I was in an antique store today, and they had old editions of Sports Illustrated. I browsed through the old magazines from the 50's and 60's, and wondered if Iowa was ever on the cover. I did a qu...1/4/2020

Chuck Long 'Destined for Greatness' Book Released

Chuck Long is one of the most famous and successful quarterbacks in Iowa football history. It's a little strange this book hasn't come out earlier. The full book title is "Chuck Long: Destined for...10/31/2019

The Last Time College Gameday was in Iowa City in 2006 for #1 Ohio State vs #13 Iowa

It seems like so long ago when College Gameday was in Iowa City. We thought the 2021 season would bring them back (specifically for #3 Iowa vs #4 Penn State), but it was not to be. The date was Se...11/16/2021

View all Hawkeye Recap exclusive articles >>>

#21 Iowa Hawkeyes Basketball vs #17 Arkansas on 3/13/1999 - - Summary of Iowa football and basketball games