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[ 0 ] July 28, 2014

Iowa’s Brandon Scherff named to Big Ten watch list

CHICAGO – Iowa’s Brandon Scherff is among ten players named to the Big Ten Conference watch list, released this morning. Scherff, a senior left tackle, earned all-conference and all-America honors last year, and is a primary reason why the Hawkeyes are seen as West Division title contenders. He is joined on the watch list by […]

[ 0 ] July 28, 2014

Rick Brown: How Iowa hits 10-plus wins in 2014

The Big Ten family has grown to 14 with the additions of Maryland and Rutgers. The newbies will be on display for the first time today when the Big Ten Football Media Days kick off in Chicago. I wonder what Woody Hayes would think about a Big Ten football game in Piscataway, N.J.? The late […]

[ 0 ] July 26, 2014

Brandon Scherff: Hawkeyes’ true throwback player

WILLIAMSBURG, Ia. Brandon Scherff drove his silver Chevy pickup down a dirt path, passing a “No Fishing” sign as he pulled up to an Iowa County farm pond. “Yeah, right,” Scherff said. This was not an act of defiance. Iowa’s 6-foot-5, 320-pound left offensive tackle is a welcome guest at this pond, on land owned by […]

Men's Basketball

[ 0 ] July 25, 2014

Video: Trey Dickerson shows off his shooting range, quickness

[ 0 ] July 25, 2014

Video: Has Trey Dickerson received too much hype?

[ 0 ] July 24, 2014

Prime Time League: Dickerson says he’s not bothered by high expectations

NORTH LIBERTY – As point guards on the Iowa basketball team, Anthony Clemmons and Trey Dickerson will compete for playing time on a daily basis next season. Before that, though, they’ll compete for a Prime Time League championship July 31. Clemmons and Dickerson both helped their teams advance to the title game by scoring 24 […]

Wrestling

[ 0 ] July 25, 2014

Brent Metcalf wins gold at FILA Golden Grand Prix

The Iowa athletics department issued this press release today: ===== IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa national champion Brent Metcalf won a gold medal at 65 kg/143 lbs. at the FILA Golden Grand Prix Finals on Friday in Baku, Azerbaijan. Metcalf scored six unanswered points in the second period to defeat Magomed Muslimov of […]

[ 0 ] July 14, 2014

Hawkeyes land first Class of 2015 wrestling recruit

Wrestling at Iowa had been Cash Wilcke’s dream as far back as he can remember, and he outlined some steps a few years ago that he figured would bring that vision closer to reality. A fourth-place finish at the state meet as a freshman competing against 170-pound upperclassmen grabbed the attention of wrestling fans across […]

[ 0 ] July 11, 2014

Survey: Help enhance your HawkCentral experience

We’re grateful that so many of you make us a trusted home for Hawkeyes sports coverage. And we want to serve you even better, giving you focused, improved, in-depth information and access year-round. So this is your chance to tell us what you want and how we can guide your Iowa sports experience across every […]

Women's Basketball

[ 0 ] July 16, 2014

Offense is Peschel’s focus in Game Time League

Kali Peschel doesn’t exactly fit the mold of summer league superstar.

[ 0 ] July 2, 2014

Incoming Iowa freshmen excel in Game Time League

They come from three states and from two countries. They come with sparkling credentials, including two having been named the Gatorade Player of the Year in their respective state. And they come at a time when the Iowa women’s basketball program is thriving under veteran coach Lisa Bluder. Iowa’s 2014 recruiting class, which consists of […]

[ 0 ] July 2, 2014

Dixon erupts for 63 points in Game Time League

As one of the top 3-point shooters in the history of the Iowa women’s basketball program, Melissa Dixon is used to connecting from long distance. But even she was surprised by what she did Wednesday night  in the Game Time League. Dixon, a senior-to-be shooting guard from Johnsburg, Ill., made 13-of-24 3-point baskets and scored […]

Big Ten

[ 0 ] July 26, 2014

Iowa swipes tight end recruit from MAC school

The Iowa football coaching staff has landed another recruit at the expense of a team from the Mid-American Conference. Tight end Nate Vejvoda announced Saturday afternoon on Twitter that he has committed to Iowa. I am officially committed to the University of Iowa #GoHawkeyes— Nate Vejvoda (@NateVejvoda) July 26, 2014 Vejvoda previously was committed to […]

[ 0 ] July 25, 2014

Is Gary Barta’s Iowa football outlook as sunny as yours?

A reversal in record led some Iowa football fans to flip their outlook. A year ago, the Hawkeyes were coming off a 4-8 fall. In 2013, they went 8-4 during the regular season. And Friday, Iowa was picked to finish second in the Big Ten’s West Division, according to a media poll conducted by the […]

[ 0 ] July 23, 2014

Teammates, former coach believe in Travis Perry

IOWA CITY, Ia. This is not the first time Travis Perry entered uncharted waters. Iowa football fans may wonder if the Urbandale alum is in over his head as a Big Ten linebacker, but his high school coach, Sam Anderson, saw what happens when Perry is thrown into a sink-or-swim situation. “He was just one […]

Other Recent Articles

Video: Dallas Clark wants to call Iowa home

[ 0 ] July 26, 2014

Former Iowa Hawkeye and NFL tight end Dallas Clark talks about his second RAGBRAI and his hope of someday moving his family back to Iowa.

Drew Cook managing high expectations, goals

[ 0 ] July 26, 2014

Unlike many of his peers, Drew Cook isn’t on Twitter.

Coming Sunday: Iowa’s big fish, Brandon Scherff

[ 0 ] July 25, 2014

Recently, Register reporter Rick Brown and photographer Charlie Litchfield spent a day with Iowa offensive tackle Brandon Scherff. The site? A small fishing pond about 25 miles outside Iowa City. Scherff could be a high pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, and he’s the anchor of a Hawkeye team that has high hopes for 2014. […]

Harty: Barta says “sky is not falling” with slow ticket sales

[ 0 ] July 25, 2014

Lunch with Gary Barta on Friday included sandwiches, soft drinks, pasta salad, a brownie, a pep talk and finally an important message to fans: Tickets still remain for the Iowa football team’s seven home games. That’s always a concern, but especially with the Aug. 30 season opener against Northern Iowa barely a month away. “I’m […]

Thousands of tickets left for Iowa State, Wisconsin, Nebraska

[ 0 ] July 25, 2014

IOWA CITY, Ia. – Tickets are available for all seven of Iowa’s home football games this season, including the Sept. 13 showdown with Iowa State. Despite stagnant sales, Hawkeye athletic director Gary Barta sees a bright side. “I’m not panicking,” Barta said Friday during a meeting with the media. “Because where we’re at right now, ironically, […]