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LIVE: Iowa at Minnesota game thread

[ 0 ] November 8, 2014

Welcome to HawkCentral’s live gameday center for Iowa football! Follow along as you watch the game, with live updates from Danny Lawhon, beginning a half-hour before Saturday’s 11 a.m. kickoff; analysis and news from Rick Brown and Andrew Logue at TCF Bank Stadium; and top comments and social media posts from your fellow fans as […]

CHAT: Talk Hawkeye football with Rick Brown at noon

[ 0 ] November 5, 2014

Send your questions to Hawkeyes columnist Rick Brown starting at noon, as he’ll join you on Wednesdays throughout the season to talk Iowa football and how Iowa can best recover and regroup during its second open week of October. Live Blog Hawkeye football chat with Rick Brown 

Second chance in ’86 equals Iowa’s No. 18 football win

[ 0 ] August 12, 2014

The Iowa-Minnesota series covers 107 games. But never has the battle for Floyd of Rosedale ended the way the border duel of Nov. 22, 1986, did at the Metrodome. It led to a whole new batch of mathematically challenged Minnesota jokes. Iowa trailed 17-0 at halftime. But Iowa coach Hayden Fry’s halftime speech worked magic. […]

Who hates Iowa? Not the Minnesota athletic director

[ 0 ] May 13, 2014

CHICAGO, Ill. – Where’s the love? Over the year’s Minnesota fans have chanted, “Who hates Iowa? We hate Iowa,” especially during football games. It’s not a rallying cry that’s been embraced by Minnesota athletic director Norwood Teague. “It ended up in our game program, which I didn’t know about,” Teague said. “And then, I told […]

Hawkeye women cruise past Gophers

[ 0 ] January 29, 2014

A 20-2 run midway through the second half spurred the Iowa women’s basketball team to a big lead that turned insurmountable in a 64-56 win over Minnesota on Wednesday night in Williams Arena in Minneapolis.

Flags down: Hawkeyes limit penalties since Missouri State win

[ 0 ] October 2, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. After getting flagged for 11 penalties and 100 yards in the second game of the season against Missouri State, Iowa’s football team collectively decided to do something about that. “After the game we decided we wanted to be more of a disciplined team,” center Austin Blythe said. “We thought about how we […]

Pat Harty: Are the Big Ten Bullies back? Still too soon to say

[ 0 ] September 28, 2013

Just to prove that I’m not pounding the black and gold Kool-Aid, even with Saturday’s 23-7 victory over Minnesota, I still think it’s too early to say that the Iowa football team has returned to contender status.

Brown: Hawkeyes must change sour TCF Bank history

[ 0 ] September 27, 2013

MINNEAPOLIS – Iowa has played two games at TCF Bank Stadium, both as a double-digit favorite. The Hawkeyes return Saturday looking for their first victory ever at the fifth-year home of Minnesota football. buy essay online cheap Can you say ouch, times two? Ouch, as in humbling, unexplainable losses of 27-24 in 2010 and 22-21 […]

Can Hawkeyes forge winning identity at Minnesota?

[ 0 ] September 27, 2013

MINNEAPOLIS – An identity will be forged Saturday afternoon. Iowa and Minnesota bring similar attitudes and attributes to Saturday’s 2:30 p.m. showdown on ABC, yet neither has been tested by the grind of a Big Ten Conference schedule. This is a chance to hoist the Floyd of Rosedale Trophy and solidify reputations. “We’re going against […]

Playing word association with Big Ten football

[ 0 ] September 25, 2013

Let’s play a little word association. When I mention a football team from the Big Ten Conference, what comes to mind? The league schedule is beginning to ramp up this weekend, and we’re still looking for trends and traits. Ohio State remains the frontrunner. Purdue continues to be a punching bag. But everything in between […]