Iowa’s Joe Wieskamp and Luka Garza taken in NBA Draft
IOWA CITY, IOWA- DECEMBER 13: Forward Luka Garza #55 of the Iowa Hawkeyes goes to the basket during the first half against center Adong Makuoi #13 of the Northern Illinois Huskies at Carver Hawkeye-Arena on December 13, 2020 in Iowa City, Iowa. (Photo by Matthew Holst/Getty Images)
Iowa’s Joe Wieskamp and Luka Garza were both selected in the second round of the NBA Draft. Wieskamp was selected by the San Antonio Spurs with the 41st pick. He became the first Hawkeye to be drafted since 2015 and the highest draft pick since Ricky Davis went 21st overall back in 1998.Garza was taken by the Detroit Pistons with the 52nd pick after a senior season in which he was named the National Player of the Year.