Iowa 80, Prairie View 51

The Iowa Hawkeyes gave ailing coach Todd Lickliter a dose of

good medicine Saturday with an 80-51 victory over Prairie View


Lickliter, 54, was hospitalized Saturday and underwent an

undisclosed medical procedure at University of Iowa Hospital and

Clinics. Lickliter reportedly was doing well following his

procedure and will be hospitalized for another day or two.

Assistant coach Chad Walthall served as the interim head coach


Anthony Tucker scored 20 points and the Hawkeyes (3-5) tied a

school record with 15 3-pointers. Eric May scored 14 points, Matt

Gatens 12 and Deven Bawinkel 11 for Iowa. May also grabbed 11


Darnell Hugee led Prairie View A&M (3-4) with 12 points. The

Panthers played without two starters with Chris Jones sidelined

with a foot injury and Tim Meadows absent to attend the birth of

his child on Saturday.