Iowa Buries Coppin State

By Scott Dochterman and Scott Saville, Reporters

IOWA CITY — Iowa finished with its best non-conference record since 2004-05 after dispatching Coppin State 80-50 Saturday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.

The Hawkeyes (11-2) dominated throughout the game. Iowa used a 17-2 run early to take a 24-9 lead. Iowa streaked to a 40-14 halftime advantage and coasted in the second half.

Aaron White led the Hawkeyes with 20 points and was 7-of-8 from the floor. Gabe Olaseni added 14 points. Anthony Clemmons had nine assists.

Iowa hit 31 of 60 shots from the floor but missed all 17 3-point attempts. The Hawkeyes outrebounded Coppin State 54-29.

The Hawkeyes are off until Dec. 31 when they play host to Indiana to open the Big Ten campaign.
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