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Big Ten football scheduling change could ‘devastate’ Northern Iowa

[ 0 ] February 13, 2013

Talk of a football scheduling upgrade among Big Ten Conference schools could produce a “potentially devastating” domino effect for teams like Northern Iowa. Wisconsin athletic director Barry Alvarez said Tuesday during his weekly radio show that Big Ten officials have agreed to stop scheduling opponents in the NCAA’s Football Championship Subdivision (formerly Division I-AA). Iowa […]

Bryce Miller: Big Four Classic mostly a success; bitter feelings fester

[ 0 ] December 15, 2012

The inside of Wells Fargo Arena became a concrete canvas on Saturday, splashed with hues of black, purple, blue and cardinal — as if the result of wild brush strokes from the hand of an imaginary painter. The first Big Four Classic created an interesting, vibrant portrait in downtown Des Moines. It also featured a […]

Video: Hawkeyes talk about win vs. UNI in Big Four Classic

[ 0 ] December 15, 2012

Big Four Classic: Devyn Marble leads Iowa past Northern Iowa

[ 0 ] December 15, 2012

can i get my ex girlfriend back Devyn Marble was doing a television interview Saturday, wearing a hat, when Iowa basketball coach Fran McCaffery came around the corner. “Take it off,” McCaffery whispered. Marble immediately removed his lid. Image is everything. Marble is coachable. And Saturday, he was nearly unstoppable. The Iowa junior poured in […]

Video: Rick Brown previews the Iowa-UNI basketball game

[ 0 ] December 13, 2012

how can i get my ex girlfriend back Rick Brown and Gary Lake of The Des Moines Register talk about Saturday's men's basketball game between the Hawkeyes and Panthers as part of the Hy-Vee Big Four Classic. During Saturday's game, which begins at 1 p.m. at Wells Fargo A <a href='http://www.buy how can i get […]

You vote: Hawkeyes or Panthers? And who will be leading scorer?

[ 0 ] December 13, 2012

The Iowa men’s basketball team plays Northern Iowa in the first game of the Big Four Classic on Saturday at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, beginning at 1:30 p.m. Who will win the Iowa-UNI men’s basketball game? Who will be the leading scorer in the Iowa-UNI game?  

This Iowa football day belonged to Mark Weisman (with raw video)

[ 0 ] September 16, 2012

IOWA CITY, Ia. – Mom knew. Maybe it was intuition or instinct, but Ilene Weisman somehow knew the happy son she hugged before he went off to the Air Force Academy in 2010 wasn’t happy. “He went through boot camp, and he was fine with that,” Mark Weisman’s mother said Saturday as the final seconds […]

Iowa 27, Northern Iowa 16: Weisman answers bell

[ 0 ] September 15, 2012

The Iowa offense finally found its footing Saturday, putting the chains on its tires and rolling over Northern Iowa like a monster truck 27-16 Saturday in Kinnick Stadium. And the guy driving Bigfoot was sophomore fullback Mark Weisman, who ended up with 113 yards on 24 carries and three touchdowns. “He’s a Sherman tank,” Iowa […]

Videos: Mark Weisman, Mark Farley and Troy Dannen

[ 0 ] September 15, 2012

Iowa fullback Mark Weisman was forced to play tailback vs. UNI after injuries to Damon Bullock and Greg Garmon. UNI coach Mark Farley talks about Mark Weisman, who filled in at tailback or Iowa after injuries to Damon Bullock and Greg Garmon. Northern Iowa athletic director Troy Dannen discusses the in-state series with Iowa.

Bryce Miller: Add more Iowa running backs to ‘wince list’

[ 0 ] September 15, 2012

Iowa City, Ia. – Most people know the popular “Got Milk?” advertising campaign. For the Iowa football program, the black-and-gold version became “Got Tailbacks?” during Saturday 27-16 win against Northern Iowa at Kinnick Stadium. Iowa already has a wince-when-they-hear-it reputation for fallen running backs —whether by injuries or cramps between the earlobes. So when punishing, […]