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1979-1980 Iowa Basketball Year in Review
<< 1978-19791980-1981 >>

NCAA Regional Championship (Final Four)NCAA Regional Championship (Final Four)

They finished with a 23-10 (10-8 Big Ten) record, and reached the Final Four of the NCAA Tournament as champions of the East Region, where they would fall to Louisville, and later Purdue in the 3rd place game. To date, this is Iowa's most recent appearance in the NCAA Final Four in men's basketball.

Conference: Big Ten

Head Coach: Lute Olson

PlayersKenny Arnold, Kevin Boyle, Mark Gannon, Mike Henry, Ronnie Lester, Steve Krafcisin, Steve Waite, Tom Grogan, Vince Brookins
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3/24/1980
NCAA Tournament Final Four (Market Square Arena, Indianapolis, IN)

Iowa  vs  #20 Purdue   Purdue

L    58 - 75 

Head Coach: Lute Olson

3rd place consolation game


3/22/1980
NCAA Tournament Final Four (Market Square Arena, Indianapolis, IN)

Iowa  vs  #2 Louisville   Louisville

L    72 - 80 

Head Coach: Lute Olson

After star player Ronnie Lester got hurt, Iowa was not able to overcome the Cardinals attack. It is the last Iowa appearance in a Final Four.

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3/16/1980
NCAA Tournament Regional Finals (The Spectrum, Philadelphia, PA)

Iowa  vs  #11 Georgetown   Georgetown

W    81 - 80 

Head Coach: Lute Olson

Iowa pulls a huge upset over Georgetown to advance to the Final Four. Steve Waite completed a game-winning three-point play with 5 seconds left.

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FULL GAME

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#1 - vs.  Nevada-Las Vegas (1987) Basketball
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#5 - vs.  Washington (1982) Football
#6 - vs.  Northwestern State (2006) Basketball
#7 - vs.  UC-Riverside (1988) Basketball
#8 - vs.  Wichita State (1981) Basketball
#9 - vs.  Louisville (1980) Basketball
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3/14/1980
NCAA Tournament Regional Semifinals (The Spectrum, Philadelphia, PA)

Iowa  vs  #6 Syracuse   Syracuse

W    88 - 77 

Head Coach: Lute Olson

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3/8/1980
NCAA Tournament 2nd Round (Greensboro Memorial Coliseum, Greensboro, NC)

Iowa  vs  North Carolina State   North Carolina State

W    77 - 64 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


3/6/1980
NCAA Tournament 1st Round (Greensboro Memorial Coliseum, Greensboro, NC)

Iowa  vs  Virginia Commonwealth   Virginia Commonwealth

W    86 - 72 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


3/1/1980

Iowa  vs  Illinois   Illinois

W    75 - 71 

Head Coach: Lute Olson

Ronnie Lester capped off a special night with 15 points in a comeback 75-71 victory. Prior to the game, he was honored for his 1,599 career points and many accolades by having his number 12 retired. He also returned from a knee injury earlier in the season, wearing a brace on his right knee. The win helped solidify Iowa's NCAA tournament bid. Mark Smith scored 27 points for the Illini on 10-15 shooting.

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2/28/1980

Iowa  vs  Michigan   Michigan

W    83 - 67 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


2/23/1980

Iowa  @  #11 Ohio State   Ohio State

L    69 - 70 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


2/21/1980

Iowa  @  Wisconsin   Wisconsin

L    58 - 62 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


2/16/1980

#20 Iowa  @  Northwestern   Northwestern

W    60 - 58 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


2/14/1980

#20 Iowa  vs  Indiana   Indiana

L    55 - 66 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


2/9/1980

Iowa  vs  #12 Purdue   Purdue

W    74 - 59 

Head Coach: Lute Olson

Hawks get the upset win in a key contest to decide the Big Ten championship. The Hawks held Purdue's star center Joe Barry Carroll to only 7 points, missing his last nine shots, and ending the game 1 for 13 shooting. He had scored 36 points last time he was in Iowa City. Purdue only shot 36% from the field in the second half, and the Hawks were able to extend their lead to win by 15 points.

Steve Krafcisin played well defensively, and went 9-for-15 from the field for 18 points and 8 rebounds. Kenny Arnold led all scorers with 20 points and grabbed 9 rebounds.

They would play one more time this season at the NCAA semifinal consolation game.

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2/7/1980

Iowa  vs  Michigan State   Michigan State

W    44 - 39 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


2/2/1980

Iowa  @  Minnesota   Minnesota

W    73 - 63 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


1/31/1980

Iowa  @  #17 Purdue   Purdue

L    56 - 70 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


1/26/1980

Iowa  vs  Minnesota   Minnesota

W    80 - 73 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


1/24/1980

Iowa  vs  Northwestern   Northwestern

W    86 - 64 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


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1/19/1980

Iowa  @  Michigan State   Michigan State

L    67 - 75 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


1/17/1980

#13 Iowa  @  #19 Indiana   Indiana

L    69 - 81 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


1/12/1980

#12 Iowa  vs  Wisconsin   Wisconsin

W    66 - 65 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


1/10/1980

#12 Iowa  vs  #3 Ohio State   Ohio State

L    71 - 77 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


1/5/1980

#10 Iowa  @  Michigan   Michigan

L    65 - 68 

Head Coach: Lute Olson

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HIGHLIGHTS

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1/3/1980

#10 Iowa  @  #20 Illinois   Illinois

W    72 - 71 

Head Coach: Lute Olson

Iowa's Kevin Boyle scored 21 points as replacement for the injured Ronnie Lester, and hit 2 free throws with 30 seconds left to put Iowa up 72-69, and the Hawks defended three attempts by Illinois to win the game. Eddie Johnson hit clutch shots for the Illini to make it close, and ended with 22 points. Mark Gannon added 13 points for the Hawks, who moved to 10-0, and won an important conference opener on the road.

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12/29/1979

#11 Iowa  vs  Drake   Drake

W    77 - 66 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


12/22/1979

#13 Iowa  @  Dayton   Dayton

W    61 - 54 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


12/21/1979
University of Dayton Arena

#13 Iowa  vs  Mississippi State   Mississippi State

W    81 - 62 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


12/15/1979

#17 Iowa  @  Iowa State   Iowa State

W    67 - 64 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


12/11/1979

#17 Iowa  @  Wichita State   Wichita State

W    81 - 62 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


12/8/1979

#20 Iowa  @  Detroit Mercy   Detroit Mercy

W    80 - 54 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


12/6/1979

#20 Iowa  vs  Northern Iowa   Northern Iowa

W    78 - 46 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


12/3/1979

Iowa  vs  Colorado State   Colorado State

W    113 - 66 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


12/1/1979

Iowa  vs  Northern Illinois   Northern Illinois

W    86 - 43 

Head Coach: Lute Olson


Total Wins

Total Losses

Total Ties

Win %

23

10

0

69.70%

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