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Bryce Miller: Sourest McCaffery-era loss defined by inability to close

[ 0 ] February 23, 2013

LINCOLN, Neb. — Cutting to the chase: There’s no way to sugarcoat Iowa’s loss on Saturday to Nebraska. Three-wins-in-the-Big Ten Nebraska. Average-conference-loss-by-15 points Nebraska. RPI-of-106 Nebraska. Trailed-by-19 Nebraska. Even if someone wanted to make the pill a bit sweeter to swallow, where would a person locate enough sucrose to coat all the rough and tattered […]

Best of Twitter: Iowa falls at Nebraska

[ 1 ] November 25, 2011

See the best tweets about Iowa’s poor showing at Nebraska.

Hansen: Hawkeyes fizzle in historic game

[ 20 ] November 25, 2011

The Hawks started slow, and only slowed down from there.

Iowa Playback: Player of game, what went right and wrong, etc.

[ 3 ] November 25, 2011

A quick look back at Iowa’s loss to Nebraska.

Notes on Coker, Bernstine, Prater and injuries

[ 3 ] November 25, 2011

Marcus Coker is now No. 4 on the Iowa single-season rushing list.

Video: James Morris, Marvin McNutt talk about the loss

[ 0 ] November 25, 2011

The linebacker and receiver talk about the Hawkeyes’ 20-7 loss against Nebraska during postgame interviews.

Black-and-blue Hawkeyes fall against Nebraska

[ 2 ] November 25, 2011

LINCOLN, Neb. — Black Friday turned into black-and-blue Friday for the Hawkeyes, who were pushed, shoved and left broken in the first-ever Heroes Game at Memorial Stadium. No. 22 Nebraska beat Iowa 20-7 in the inaugural game as Big Ten rivals. “It was a Big Ten football game; physical on both sides of the ball,” […]

Battered, battering Burkhead deflates Iowa hopes

[ 2 ] November 25, 2011

Lincoln, Neb. — Iowa’s defense figured out how to stop Nebraska running back Rex Burkhead on his 38th carry of the game Friday. It was the other 37 that caused the problem. Nebraska’s bruising running back started the week with his foot in a boot, sitting out Monday’s practice. Burkhead finished the week with a […]

Time of possession hurts Hawkeyes, helps Cornhuskers

[ 0 ] November 25, 2011

LINCOLN, Neb. — Broderick Binns looked forward to getting on the field for the first time at Memorial Stadium. It was his inability to get off of it that ultimately doomed the Iowa Hawkeyes. Nebraska controlled the ball and the clock, wearing down Iowa’s defense and keeping the ball out of the Hawkeyes’ hands on […]

Hawkeyes’ new rivalry with Nebraska begins with loss

[ 25 ] November 25, 2011

Lincoln, Neb. — Look at it this way, Iowa fans who might be frustrated after Black Friday’s loss in the inaugural Big Ten Conference football game against newbie Nebraska: The search party has more than a month to locate Iowa’s offensive mojo. It’s obviously too late to do anything about what happened during the 20-7 […]