August 6, 2014

Top 150 forward plans Iowa visit?

After watching 2015 forward Nate Grimes for more than a year, Fran McCaffery and his staff decided it was time to extend a scholarship offer. The Rivals Top 150 prospect has appreciated the attention from the Hawkeyes for a long time and according to his AAU coach with the Las Vegas Knicks, Lamar Bigby. On Wednesday he was thrilled to get the offer from Iowa.

"Iowa has been recruiting him hard for more than a year now. They were following him a lot as a staff during the July evaluation period, so they saw him play a lot and they have always been impressed with his level of play on the court," Bigby said. "Today (Wednesday) Coach McCaffery called and said they were offering Nate a scholarship. He said he really likes his game and he thinks he could come in and help Iowa right away."

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