UNI's Jacobson Excited About Future Of Program

By Scott Saville, TV9 Sports

Northern Iowa head coach Ben Jacobson disputes a foul call during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Wichita State, Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, in Cedar Falls, Iowa. (AP Photo/Matthew Putney)


By Grant Burkhardt

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - TV9's Scott Saville invited Northern Iowa men's basketball coach Ben Jacobson into the KCRG studio to talk about his program's season and more.

Jacobson is optimistic about the future of the UNI program, even with losing the winningest senior class in the school's history. He even says the 2010 win over Kansas in the NCAA Tournament is still beneficial for him in recruiting.

Watch the video above for more.

Saville will feature Iowa State head coach Fred Hoiberg on Tuesday and Iowa's Fran McCaffery on Wednesday on the TV9 News at 6 p.m.

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