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Harty: Players taking accountability for behavior should help wayward Hawks

[ 0 ] June 18, 2014

Something tells me that members of the Iowa football team will be on their best behavior for the foreseeable future. Actually, it’s what three of the team’s senior leaders said on Wednesday — and how they said it — that has me believing that. “We’ve got to step up our leadership,” all-Big Ten left tackle […]

Details released for event honoring Norm Parker

[ 0 ] May 27, 2014

University of Iowa media release IOWA CITY, Iowa — A Celebration of Life service for former University of Iowa defensive coordinator Norm Parker will be held Saturday, May 31 at Kinnick Stadium. The service is open to the public from 1-3 p.m. in the south end zone of Kinnick Stadium. Attendees should enter the stadium […]

Video: Harty and Howe talk Hawk FB recruiting, Hilliard interest

[ 0 ] May 23, 2014

Pat Harty of the Press-Citizen and Hawk Central talks recruiting with Rob Howe, who runs the Hawkeyeinsider.com recruiting website.

Despite lack of minutes, Clemmons sticking with the program

[ 0 ] May 16, 2014

Pat Harty Hawk Central Iowa point guard Anthony Clemmons thought briefly this past season about joining a growing trend in men’s college basketball. With his playing time cut dramatically compared to his freshman season, Clemmons was frustrated as a sophomore sitting on the bench behind teammates Mike Gesell and Devyn Marble. “I can’t lie and […]

Harty: Five observations from Saturday’s open practice

[ 0 ] April 12, 2014

WEST DES MOINES – Here are my five observations from the Iowa football team’s unseasonably warm and humid spring football practice Saturday at Valley Stadium in West Des Moines: QB CONTEST: The competition at quarterback between junior starter Jake Rudock and sophomore backup C.J. Beathard still seems pretty much the same as last season based on […]

Watch Highlight Reels of 2014 Hawkeye Football Recruits

[ 0 ] February 4, 2014

Matt Nelson is a 6-7, 249-pound defensive end from Cedar Rapids Xavier Jalen Embry is a 5-11, 176-pound athlete from Detroit, Mich Terrence Harris is a 6-2, 240-pound defensive end from Paramus, N.J. Torey Hendrick is a 6-4, 225-pound defensive end from ASA College Parker Hesse is a 6-3, 205-pound athlete from Waukon, Ia. C.J. […]

Video: Kirk Ferentz talks about the Miami Dolphins hazing controversy

[ 0 ] November 5, 2013

Ferentz’s former assistant coach, Joe Philbin, has been in the midst of a controversy in Miami.

Iowa hires N. Illinois official for athletic post

[ 0 ] July 25, 2013

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The University of Iowa has hired a Northern Illinois University administrator to oversee academic services for athletes. Athletic director Gary Barta named Lisa Tovar an associate athletics director Wednesday. Tovar worked in a similar job at Northern Illinois for two years after previously working as an athletic academic counselor at […]

Mike Meyer named to Lou Groza Award watch list

[ 0 ] July 10, 2013

University of Iowa Athletic Communications news release: IOWA CITY, Iowa – – University of Iowa senior placekicker Mike Meyer has been named to the Lou Groza Award Preseason Watch List for the third consecutive season.  The award, given annually to the nation’s top placekicker by the Palm Beach County Sports Commission, features 30 student-athletes on […]

Records show several NCAA violations in UI Athletics Department

[ 0 ] June 17, 2013

The University of Iowa athletics department reported 14 minor NCAA and Big Ten Conference violations — many of them accidental calls or text messages — between August 2012 and May 2013, according to documents provided by the university through a public records request. The documents outline so-called secondary infractions that coaches made while attempting to […]