Until about a year ago, Matt Nelson had reason to think that basketball would provide his best chance for a free college education. His first Division I scholarship offer came from Rice University for basketball during the 6-foot-8 Nelson’s junior year at Cedar Rapids Xavier. Several more offers in basketball soon followed, but now his […]
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An offense lineman from Waukee and a defensive back from Washington D.C. are the most recent additions to the Iowa football team’s 2014 recruiting class. Waukee offensive lineman Ross Reynolds announced on Twitter Sunday morning that he had committed to Iowa. “Just made it official. I committed to the Hawkeyes to play football next year!” […]
Matt Nelson was almost certain that he wanted to play football for the University of Iowa before taking a recent recruiting visit to Stanford. His trip last week to northern California made him certain that he wanted to be a Hawkeye. “I had an idea before I went out to Stanford, but it really sealed […]