Iowa, after a lackluster loss to Purdue early in January, is trending in the right direction.
The No. 23 Hawkeyes have won three consecutive games heading into Wednesday's contest at Penn State in Big Ten Conference play. Iowa (14-3, 3-3) defeated No. 24 Nebraska in Iowa City, knocked off Northwestern in Evanston and handed visiting No. 16 Ohio State a 72-62 loss on Saturday.
Penn State (7-10, 0-6) is looking for its first conference victory.