The guard spoke after a 68-64 loss to Ohio State.
The Iowa Hawkeyes had this week's biggest fall in the USA TODAY Coaches Poll, slipping from No. 8 to No. 15 after their Big Ten slide continued.
Iowa, once in the driver's seat for the Big Ten crown, has lost three straight games in the league, starting with a 79-75 upset loss to Penn State on Feb. 17. The Hawkeyes have also lost to Wisconsin (67-59) and Ohio State (68-64 on Sunday) since then.