The phrase “buy here” has been used as a local development initiative by the Iowa City Chamber of Commerce.
A new divisional alignment based on geography. Old rivalries that date back decades. And the perennial quest for roses. No offense to Maryland and Rutgers, but from an Iowa perspective, not much has really changed in the Big Ten. RANDY PETERSON: The ultimate Big 12 football road trip In fact, anyone planning a road trip through […]
NORTH LIBERTY Iowa women’s basketball players have been working this summer with intentions of duplicating the team success of a year ago in the coming season. One Hawkeye has been working a little extra hard this summer to make sure this season doesn’t turn into a personal replay of last year. While Iowa was matching […]
Aaron White loved LeBron James when he played for his favorite NBA team, the Cleveland Cavaliers. When James pulled up stakes and headed for Miami, Iowa’s forward lost some of that passion. “I’m not going to lie: When he left, I wasn’t a big fan,” said the 6-foot-9 senior from Strongsville, Ohio. “But I respect […]
One Goldwire was not enough for the Hawkeyes. Now two of them will be sharing seats on the Iowa bench. Tiffany Goldwire has been hired as an Iowa women’s basketball assistant coach. She’ll join her sister, Lacey, who is currently an assistant. The sisters are from Oklahoma City, Okla. Tiffany played at Oklahoma City University, […]
Conor Boffeli, who started every game for Iowa at left guard last season, was signed by the Houston Texans Wednesday. Boffeli, a former all-stater at West Des Moines Valley, originally signed a free-agent deal with the Minnesota Vikings after going undrafted. The Vikings released him Monday.
Thanks to my favorite NFL team, the Chicago Bears, for giving Iowa receiver Don Shumpert a chance.
Since Rutgers agreed to join the Big Ten Conference, here are some of the stories that happened to stain its reputation (Rutgers officially becomes a member July 1): COACH’S ABUSIVE STYLE GOES VIRAL In April 2013, ESPN airs a video montage of men’s basketball coach Mike Rice bullying his players. His actions include throwing balls […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. – Iowa basketball player Peter Jok was arrested early Saturday and charged with OWI. How that affects his standing on the team will be determined at a later date, coach Fran McCaffery said. Jok, 20, a former all-stater at West Des Moines Valley, was stopped at 2:43 a.m. by Iowa City police […]
Jake Rudock, a junior-to-be from Weston, Fla., broke onto the scene a year ago and emerged as Iowa’s starting quarterback from a three-way battle that included C.J. Beathard and (the now-transferred) Cody Sokol. On Wednesday, Rudock answered this week’s five questions with Hawkeye reporter Andrew Logue: 1. How do you feel, after having knee injuries last […]