Hawks Play for Championship Tonight After Surprising Win
Iowa will take on UConn tonight in the 2K Classic Championship game. The Hawks knocked off #16 Oregon last night to advance to the finals. The game can be seen on ESPN 2 starting at 5:45 p.m.
Iowa made 10 of 28 3-pointers in their 77-69 defeat of Oregon. Jordan Bohannon had 16 points and Luke Garza chipped in for 12. This was a big win for the Iowa program and a fantastic way to start off the season!
According to Las Vegas, Iowa is favored in the game tonight against UConn. Most books are listing the Hawks as a 3 or 4 point favorite. The OVER/UNDER on the game has been set at 155. The last time the two teams met was 1999. Iowa won that game 70-68.
The game will be played at the legendary Madison Square Garden in New York City. You can catch all of the action on ESPN 2, with John Sciambi and Fran Fraschilla.