FROM UI SPORTS INFORMATION: IOWA CITY, Iowa – The University of Iowa and Iowa State University have extended the contract that will ensure the Hawkeyes and Cyclones compete in the annual Iowa Corn Cy-Hawk Series football game through the 2021 season. The joint announcement was made Wednesday by UI Director of Athletics Gary Barta, and […]
Items belonging to nine people were stolen from the Iowa locker room in Ames during the Iowa-Iowa State game Saturday, police said.
By Randy Peterson and Rick Brown email@example.com Iowa football players and staff gained a Cy-Hawk trophy Saturday night, but lost some personal belongings. Someone looted their locker room while a sellout crowd of 56,800 fans watched the Hawkeyes’ 27-21 victory against Iowa State at Jack Trice Stadium. Iowa State University Police Chief Jerry Stewart, through […]
Bob Updegraff of Des Moines, whose Cy-Hawk tag has become one of the most popular monikers in Iowa sports history, died of cancer Wednesday morning. He was 66.“The trophy didn’t last, but the tag did,” said Bob Uetz, who helped originate the initial trophy given to the annual Iowa-Iowa State football game winner. “We were standing […]
Will an expanded Big Ten football schedule bring an end to the Iowa-Iowa State series — and the most anticipated annual sporting event in this state? Hawkeye athletic director Gary Barta said Wednesday anything is possible. “When it comes to playing Iowa-Iowa State, I think it’s great for college football,” Barta said. “It’s a rivalry. […]
Iowa coaches are reminding the players how the 44-41 loss felt last season.
Suggesting that Iowa State has an edge in talent over Iowa in football never used to be taken seriously outside of perhaps Ames. Now you might get some Iowa fans to agree with you, at least privately. Iowa has won 21 of the last 29 meetings in this rivalry, which resumes today at Kinnick Stadium, […]
University of Iowa Athletic Communications news release: IOWA CITY, Iowa – Former Hawkeye All-American defensive end Matt Roth will serve as Iowa’s Honorary Captain this weekend as the University of Iowa opens the home season by hosting Iowa State (2:42 p.m., BTN) in the annual Iowa Corn Cy-Hawk Series game. Roth earned second team All-American […]
IOWA CITY, Ia. – An empty trophy case – where the Cy-Hawk Trophy once lived – sits near the Iowa football locker room. An Iowa State poster – and even some pictures – are within plain sight of Hawkeye players. Someone wants to remind them of last year’s Iowa State-Iowa score – Cyclones 44, Iowa […]
After months of criticism, debate and democracy, a new Iowa Corn Cy-Hawk Series Trophy has been selected. The “Mascot Football Concept” has been chosen in a public vote, and will be presented to the winner of the Iowa State-Iowa football game, starting with the Sept. 8 meeting at Kinnick Stadium in Iowa City. “I think […]