The future son-in-law of Iowa football coach Kirk Ferentz whose hiring opened a debate about nepotism policies at the university has accepted a job at Vanderbilt. Tyler Barnes, 28, said Tuesday that he leaves Friday for job with the football program. Barnes served as a graduate assistant for the football program, and is [...]
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Iowa is considering whether to move the future son-in-law of coach Kirk Ferentz out of the football program amid concerns about nepotism. University spokesman Mark Braun said Thursday that a report by The Cedar Rapids Gazette raised questions about whether Tyler Barnes’ employment as an administrative assistant under Ferentz complied with a school policy on [...]