Kirk Ferentz wasn’t on top of the college football world a decade ago, but he could see it from where he stood. The Iowa football program was in the midst of an unprecedented run of success from 2002 to 2004, compiling records of 11-2, 10-3 and 10-2, respectively, in each of the three seasons. But [...]
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One of the top wide receivers in the country remains a Hawkeye. Damond Powell, whose 30-yard per catch average was the best among junior-college players last season, said Saturday that he plans to honor his verbal scholarship commitment to Iowa. “I’m strong,” he told The Register in a phone call. “Tell everyone I’m a Hawk. [...]
There will be change on Kirk Ferentz’s Iowa football coaching staff again. It’s just likely to be a while before Shuffling 2013 becomes official. The latest: D.J. Hernandez, who was a graduate assistant coach at Miami of Florida, is on his way to Iowa City. Hernandez said on his Twitter account (@DJHernandez14) that he would [...]
Another coaching change on Kirk Ferentz’s Iowa football staff could cost the Hawkeyes a top recruit. Damond Powell, a wide receiver from Snow College in Ephraim, Utah, told The Register on Thursday that he will reconsider his verbal commitment to the Hawkeyes after hearing receivers coach Erik Campbell no longer is with the program. “There’s [...]
Iowa may have a receiver with big-play capability after all. Various web sites report Sunday that Damond Powell, a 5-foot-11, 175-pound sophomore from Snow College in Ephraim, Utah has accepted the Hawkeyes’ scholarship offer. He has two seasons of eligibility remaining. Powell, of Toledo, Ohio, led the national JC ranks with 30.0 yards per reception [...]