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1960-1961 Iowa Basketball Year in Review


<< 1959-1960
1961-1962 >>


SUMMARY VIDEO


Summary: After losing some key players after the semester break, the Hawks had to struggle to field a team, yet were able to play well as a team, nicknamed the "Hustlin' Hawks." The Hawkeyes finished the season 18–6 and were 10–4 in Big Ten conference games, tied for second in the conference.

Conference: Big Ten

Head Coach: Sharm Scheuerman

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RESULTS

Date

Opponent / Score

Hilites

Full Game

South Dakota State
12/1/1960

Iowa  vs  South Dakota State  


W     77 - 75



Evansville
12/3/1960

Iowa  @  Evansville  


W     83 - 71



Saint Louis
12/10/1960

Iowa  vs  Saint Louis  


L     55 - 61



Creighton
12/12/1960

Iowa  vs  Creighton  


W     89 - 71



Wyoming
12/17/1960

Iowa  vs  Wyoming  


W     78 - 67



Arizona
12/19/1960

Iowa  vs  Arizona  


W     105 - 64



California
12/28/1960

Iowa  vs  California  

Los Angeles Classic



W     83 - 80



USC
12/29/1960

Iowa  vs  USC  

Los Angeles Classic



W     70 - 62



UCLA
12/30/1960

Iowa  vs  #16 UCLA  

Los Angeles Classic



W     71 - 65



Minnesota
1/7/1961

#7 Iowa  vs  Minnesota  


W     71 - 46



Wisconsin
1/9/1961

#6 Iowa  @  Wisconsin  


W     76 - 68



Michigan State
1/14/1961

#6 Iowa  vs  Michigan State  


W     86 - 72



Illinois
1/16/1961

#4 Iowa  vs  Illinois  


W     78 - 71


Purdue
1/21/1961

#4 Iowa  @  Purdue  


L     41 - 47



Cincinnati
2/4/1961

#6 Iowa  @  Cincinnati  


L     60 - 77



Indiana
2/11/1961

#9 Iowa  @  Indiana  


W     74 - 67 


Wisconsin
2/13/1961

#9 Iowa  vs  Wisconsin  


W     63 - 61



Ohio State
2/18/1961

#9 Iowa  vs  #1 Ohio State  


L     61 - 62 


Michigan
2/20/1961

#5 Iowa  @  Michigan  


W     50 - 46



Minnesota
2/25/1961

#5 Iowa  @  Minnesota  


W     61 - 43



Purdue
2/27/1961

#6 Iowa  vs  Purdue  


W     73 - 62



Indiana
3/4/1961

#6 Iowa  vs  Indiana  


L     69 - 78



Michigan State
3/6/1961

#6 Iowa  @  Michigan State  


L     64 - 74



Northwestern
3/11/1961

#6 Iowa  @  Northwestern  


W     63 - 62



Total Wins

Total Losses

Total Ties

Win %

18

6

0

75.00%


CURRENT ROSTER

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Connie Hawkins

Connie Hawkins (F, C)

Brooklyn, New York [Boys]

Don Nelson

Don Nelson (F)

Rock Island, Illinois [High]

Jimmy Rodgers

Jimmy Rodgers (F)

Franklin Park, Illinois [High]

Matt Szykowny

Matt Szykowny (QB)

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania [North Catholic]


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