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Tag: "Georgia Tech"

Iowa’s fourth-best football win of the past 50 years

[ 0 ] August 26, 2014

Georgia Tech’s offense had been unstoppable, averaging 307.2 rushing yards and running all the way to the school’s first Orange Bowl game in 43 years. But the ninth-ranked Yellow Jackets were about to run into No. 10 Iowa and defensive coordinator Norm Parker. Iowa’s 24-14 Orange Bowl victory on Jan. 5, 2010, was the program’s […]

Hawkeyes ranked No. 9 in AP preseason poll

[ 1 ] August 21, 2010

On Saturday, the Iowa football team made its 22nd appearance in the Associated Press preseason poll — landing in the top 10 for the first time since 1988. Unfortunately, for those trying to gauge how the ninth-ranked Hawkeyes will fare this fall, the previous 21 appearances brought mixed results. “Right now, it doesn’t matter,” defensive […]