Jan. 24, 2005
The University of Iowa men’s basketball program has been selected as No. 40 among the top 100 college basketball programs of all time. The recognition comes from Street and Smith’s Specialty Publications in its latest publication, “Greatest College Basketball Programs of All Time.”
The Hawkeye program is one of eight Big Ten Conference programs to be recognized, as Indiana (#6), Ohio State (12), Michigan State (25), Michigan (26), Illinois (27), Purdue (30) and Wisconsin (55) are also featured in the publication.
The top 100 programs were selected from 309 programs which were eligible for consideration.
The 160-page commemorative keepsake is available on newsstands nationwide beginning Tuesday, Jan. 25, for $6.99. The publication can also be purchased directly from Street & Smith’s at www.specialpubs.com/100Greatest or by phone at 1-800-380-7404.