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[ 0 ] August 1, 2014

Why college athletes have fuller bellies today

The first of many anticipated changes in the Iowa and Iowa State athletic departments happened Friday. And endless supply of food. From walk-ons to fifth-year scholarship seniors, athletes in all sports are now allowed to have unlimited food, thanks to an NCAA rule enacted recently. Previously, athletes received either three meals a day or a food […]

[ 0 ] July 31, 2014

What’s the solution to Iowa’s sluggish ticket sales?

IOWA CITY, Ia. – Despite what you’ve heard, Kinnick Stadium is still a cool place to hang out. “When you get to the University of Iowa, one of the biggest sells we have is how incredible football games are,” said Patrick Bartoski, a junior from Trout Valley, Ill. “I think everyone at the start wants […]

[ 0 ] July 31, 2014

Rick Brown: Starting unranked a blessing for Ferentz’s Hawkeyes

Nebraska’s 2014 football team returns 13 starters. Iowa returns 13 starters. Iowa clobbered Nebraska, 38-17, in the final regular-season game of 2013 — in Lincoln. So when the Amway Coaches Poll was released Thursday to kick off the new season, Iowa was surely ranked ahead of Nebraska. Right? Wrong. The Cornhuskers are ranked 22nd. Iowa […]

Men's Basketball

[ 0 ] August 1, 2014

Why college athletes have fuller bellies today

The first of many anticipated changes in the Iowa and Iowa State athletic departments happened Friday. And endless supply of food. From walk-ons to fifth-year scholarship seniors, athletes in all sports are now allowed to have unlimited food, thanks to an NCAA rule enacted recently. Previously, athletes received either three meals a day or a food […]

[ 0 ] July 31, 2014

Clemmons leads PTL team to win again over new guard Dickerson

The much-anticipated showdown between Iowa point guards Anthony Clemmons and Trey Dickerson had its moments but ended with Clemmons doing what he always does in the Prime Time League. Clemmons scored 26 points and made a pivotal 3-point basket in the closing minutes to lead his team to a 114-111 victory over Dickerson’s team in […]

[ 0 ] July 25, 2014

Video: Trey Dickerson shows off his shooting range, quickness

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 30, 2014

Ally Disterhoft does it all in GTL championship

NORTH LIBERTY Ally Disterhoft had at least three obvious goals heading into the Game Time League this summer. She wanted to stay healthy, improve as a player and lead her team to the title. Disterhoft accomplished all three goals Wednesday. She scored a game-high 36 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead McCurry’s/Culver’s to an […]

[ 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 […]

Big Ten

[ 0 ] July 31, 2014

Blatant snub for Hawkeyes in coaches’ football poll?

The Iowa football team was unranked when the season’s initial major poll was released Thursday. The Hawkeyes were left out of the top 25 of the 2014 season’s first Amway Coaches Poll. They were eighth among “others receiving votes” — or No. 33 overall — and listed behind five Big Ten Conference programs, including two […]

[ 0 ] July 29, 2014

Is Purdue’s Raheem Mostert the fastest football player in the Big Ten?

Raheem Mostert could make a claim to being the fastest football player in the Big Ten and probably get no argument. Bryan Fischer, who works for NFL.com, thinks he’s even faster than that, recently tabbing the 5-foot-11, 190-pound Mostert as the fastest player in college football. “It means a lot,” Mostert said Tuesday while representing […]

[ 0 ] July 29, 2014

Video: Brandon Scherff on how he improves working under Coach Doyle

Other Recent Articles

Nebraska, like Iowa, still has lots of student football tickets left

[ 0 ] August 1, 2014

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — With less than a month until the season opener, Nebraska still has 1,000 of its 8,500 student football tickets for sale. Athletic department spokeswoman Chris Anderson said Friday the school expects to sell out of student tickets. All remaining tickets are for seats in the south end zone. >>Iowa’s Barta says […]

20 Photos: Hawkeyes, Panthers clash in PTL Championship game

[ 0 ] July 31, 2014

Recruiting news: Heralded lineman picks Hawkeyes over Alabama, Ohio State

[ 0 ] July 31, 2014

For Kirk Ferentz and his Iowa football coaching staff, persistence has finally paid off in recruiting, with help from some brotherly love. The Hawkeyes broke a recent stretch of near-misses in recruiting by landing three-star center James Daniels, who is the younger brother of Iowa sophomore running back LeShun Daniels. A native of Warren, Ohio, […]

Texas speedster WR commits with Iowa for 2015 class

[ 0 ] July 30, 2014

A lack of speed at the receiver position has long been considered one of the weaknesses for the Iowa football team under coach Kirk Ferentz. The addition of Texas receiver Emmanuel Ogwo should help to address that problem. Ogwo, a 6-foot, 170-pound native of Mesquite, Texas, announced his verbal commitment to the Hawkeyes on Twitter […]

UI’s raffle promotion for free tuition is suspended

[ 0 ] July 30, 2014

By Tony Leys Des Moines Register The University of Iowa has suspended a promotion in which it promised to raffle off free tuition to five students who bought season tickets to Hawkeye football games. The decision, announced Wednesday evening, came after The Des Moines Register raised questions about the promotion’s legality. “I have suspended the […]