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Christian Kirksey named Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week

[ 0 ] December 2, 2013

IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa senior linebacker Christian Kirksey has been named Big Ten Conference Defensive Player of the Week, according to a news release. Kirksey recorded a team-high 11 tackles in the Hawkeyes victory over Nebraska in Lincoln, including four solo tackles and seven assists.  He also had three tackles for loss, […]

Logue: Canzeri, Weisman will lead Hawkeyes past Big Red

[ 0 ] November 28, 2013

LINCOLN, Neb. – Who needs karma when you have Canzeri? In the past month, Nebraska’s football team has seen its prayers answered against Northwestern, silenced Michigan’s Big House and found joy in Happy Valley with an overtime victory at Penn State. None of those teams, however, can match Iowa’s rushing attack. That’s why the Hawkeyes, […]

Iowa-Nebraska preview: The power of lucky No. 7

[ 0 ] November 28, 2013

LINCOLN, Neb. –  Any way you spin it, sevens keep showing up. Iowa’s football team has won seven games heading into Friday’s 11 a.m. battle with Nebraska at Memorial Stadium. To reach eight for the first time since 2010, two things likely have to happen. First, the Hawkeyes have to score more than seven points. […]

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 […]

Denison native Brandon Scherff enjoying rivalry buildup

[ 0 ] September 10, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. – Brandon Scherff comes from Denison, a hotbed for college football rivalries. You can find Iowa fans, Iowa State fans and Nebraska fans aplenty in this western Iowa community. “It’s awesome,” Iowa’s starting left offensive tackle said. “I love going home and having people tell me good job, or whatever. They also […]

Hawks say they’re in it to win it next week

[ 0 ] March 9, 2013

Eric May will forever cherish the memories of playing in front of the fans at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.

Why the Hawkeye men still have plenty to play for

[ 0 ] February 25, 2013

IOWA CITY, Ia. – Fran McCaffery played point guard on a pair of Penn teams that made the NCAA Tournament in the early 1980s. He’s coached three different schools – Lehigh, North Carolina-Greensboro and Siena – into the NCAAs. Odds are long that Iowa will join that list this season, and earn McCaffery a $200,000 […]

Photos: Iowa men at Nebraska

[ 0 ] February 25, 2013

Impending snow storm could cause date change for Iowa-Nebraska basketball game

[ 0 ] February 18, 2013

University of Iowa officials are planning for Thursday’s men’s basketball game at Nebraska to be played as scheduled. Athletic administrators at Iowa and Nebraska discussed contingency plans with the Big Ten Conference today because of an expected snowstorm forecast to hit both states late Wednesday and Thursday. Playing the game Saturday is one of the […]

ADs to ask Big Ten for more Friday Hawkeye-Husker football

[ 0 ] January 31, 2013

Iowa athletic director Gary Barta is confident that the Big Ten Conference’s Administrators Council will agree to let the Hawkeyes-Nebraska Heroes Game football rivalry to continue having a Friday after Thanksgiving scheduling home. “The game has been very well received in years one and two,’ Barta wrote in an email to The Register. “I certainly […]