CHICAGO — Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller is the Big Ten’s Offensive Player of the Year for the second straight season. Miller has averaged 265 yards of total offense and accounted for 29 total touchdowns while leading Ohio State to a 12-0 record despite a knee injury early in the season. The Buckeyes will play […]
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Iowa lost to Villanova in the championship game of the Battle 4 Atlantis on Nov. 30 in the Imperial Arena at the Atlantis Resort in the Bahamas.
IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa senior linebacker Christian Kirksey has been named Big Ten Conference Defensive Player of the Week, according to a news release. Kirksey recorded a team-high 11 tackles in the Hawkeyes victory over Nebraska in Lincoln, including four solo tackles and seven assists. He also had three tackles for loss, […]
LINCOLN, Neb. – A black and gold pendulum is starting to swing. The Iowa football team completed an impressive reversal Friday, beating Nebraska 38-17 to punctuate an 8-4 regular season. It was sweet redemption for players and coaches who endured a 4-8 debacle in 2012. It was also a moment that will alter people’s view […]
CANCUN, Mexico – Another significant dose of scoring from Samantha Logic and Melissa Dixon on Thursday night helped the Iowa women’s basketball team to 6-1 this season after a 78-65 win over Southern California at the Cancun Challenge. The two juniors combined for 40 points (Logic a game-high 22, Dixon 18) and nine assists with […]
PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas — The notion defies logic. Iowa had not led for a single second all night long. The guy who was single-handedly carrying the offense was gone with a nasty leg cramp. The deficit was four and time was running out. Somehow, that meant the Hawkeyes had Xavier right where they wanted. Never […]
LINCOLN, Neb. – Who needs karma when you have Canzeri? In the past month, Nebraska’s football team has seen its prayers answered against Northwestern, silenced Michigan’s Big House and found joy in Happy Valley with an overtime victory at Penn State. None of those teams, however, can match Iowa’s rushing attack. That’s why the Hawkeyes, […]
LINCOLN, Neb. – Any way you spin it, sevens keep showing up. Iowa’s football team has won seven games heading into Friday’s 11 a.m. battle with Nebraska at Memorial Stadium. To reach eight for the first time since 2010, two things likely have to happen. First, the Hawkeyes have to score more than seven points. […]
Parker Hesse’s days of playing quarterback are over, but his chance to play linebacker for the Iowa Hawkeyes is just beginning. Hesse, a 6-foot-3, 210-pound senior from Waukon High School, confirmed with a text message that he committed to Iowa on Monday. He played quarterback and linebacker in high school, but is expected to play outside linebacker […]
Iowa’s 24-21 victory was its third straight over Michigan at Kinnick Stadium, something that’s never happened before. The Hawkeyes also won at home in 2009, 30-28, and in 2011, 24-16. Throw in a 38-28 victory at Ann Arbor in 2010, and Iowa has won four of the last five in the series. That 2011 game […]