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Former UI field hockey players rallying to criticize Griesbaum’s dismissal

[ 0 ] August 5, 2014

The decision to fire longtime Iowa field hockey coach Tracey Griesbaum is being met with strong disapproval by some of her former players. “Tracey has one of the best records at the university right now,” said Emily Rinde-Thorson, who was a member of the Iowa field hockey team for three seasons under Griesbaum from 2000 […]

Stanzi inches closer to NFL playing time

[ 0 ] September 9, 2013

Bad news after a rough season opener for the Jacksonville Jaguars means good news for Ricky Stanzi. The former Hawkeye quarterback was named Jacksonville’s backup on Monday after starter Blaine Gabbert needed 15 stitches for a “laceration sustained to his throwing hand” during Sunday’s 28-2 loss to Kansas City. With Gabbert out for at least […]

Men’s basketball: Hawkeyes win Friday night tilt in Paris

[ 0 ] August 16, 2013

FROM UNIVERSITY OF IOWA SPORTS INFORMATION DEPARTMENT PARIS, France — The University of Iowa men’s basketball team used a 9-0 run to start the fourth quarter to pull away and defeat the AMW All-Stars, 82-60 on Friday evening to remain unbeaten after three contests on their European trip. Leading by seven points (62-55) after three […]

Aug. 29 Podcast: Hawkeye Football with Randy Peterson

[ 0 ] August 29, 2012

Listen to it HERE. Or subscribe on iTunes. This week the Des Moines Register Hawkeye Football Podcast takes on the season opener against Northern Illinois and Iowa’s potential home-field advantage on Saturday at Soldier Field. Reporter Randy Peterson talks with Chris Cuellar about the young Hawkeye defensive line, play calling on offense, and if the […]

Peterson: Ferentz annoyed when asked about players

[ 27 ] December 26, 2011

Kirk Ferentz fended off personnel questions on Monday afternoon.