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Lone surviving 'Ironman' to appear at Kinnick on Saturday


The lone surviving member of the 1939 Iowa Hawkeyes "Ironmen" team will be honored at Saturday's game against Ball State. More>>

Hawkeye lineman Louis Trinca-Pasat honored for UNI game


Hawkeye defensive lineman Louis Trinca-Pasat has been honored by the College Football Performance Awards for his performance against the University of Northern Iowa Panthers on Saturday. More>>

Updated University of Iowa mascot meets mixed reviews

Herky the Hawk at Kinnick Stadium Aug. 30 Herky the Hawk at Kinnick Stadium Aug. 30

What do you think of the updated University of Iowa football mascot? More>>

Connor McCaffery commits to Iowa


Connor McCaffery didn't even have to pick up a phone to make his college commitment. McCaffery decided this weekend to play for the Hawkeyes and his father, head coach Fran McCaffery.Connor is entering his sophomore season at Iowa City West. During his freshman campaign he averaged 6.1 points per game and helped lead the Trojans to a third straight state title.Connor McCaffery is listed as the 24th nationally ranked recruit in the class of 2017 by ESPN. More>>

Hawks win heated battle over Panthers at Kinnick Video included


The Hawkeyes got off to an early start with a touchdown within minutes of the game beginning.

'Million Robot March' targets Hawkeye visitors' pink locker room


University of Iowa professor Kembrew McLeod has dressed as a robot to heckle Bill Clinton and Michele Bachmann. Now he's targeting his own school over its controversial pink visitors' locker room at Kinnick Stadium. More>>

Rain to cause parking problems at first Hawkeye football game


Rainy weather may cause headaches for Hawkeye fans trying to find a place to park at the first game of the season this weekend. More>>

Hawks expect another battle with UNI Video included


Five years ago, it took a pair of blocked field goals for the Hawkeyes to escape the Panthers. Two years ago in another competitive game Iowa needed 3 Mark Weisman touchdowns to pull out an 11 point win. Now with the Panthers at full strength Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz knows his team's in for another battle. “When these guys are healthy and ready to go, they're going to be a challenging opponent,” said Ferentz, “and we'd better be at our best, I know that.” The Hawkeyes expect some big things as... More>>

Experienced Hawkeyes full of optimism

Iowa's biggest concern could be at kicker. And punter. More>>

U. Iowa president stands by firing of hockey coach

University of Iowa President Sally Mason says she stands by the controversial firing of women's field hockey coach Tracey Griesbaum. More>>

Jewell set to contribute for the Hawkeyes


Josey Jewell is ready for his shot in Iowa City.The former Decorah stand-out sits #2 at outside linebacker, but ran some snaps in Saturday's scrimmage with the Hawkeyes' first unit. So far, he's impressed a lot of people, including senior linebacker Quinton Alston."He's very aggressive as you can see," said Alston, "He's just playing fast. That's what I love about Josey."For most spots in the linebacking corps, competition seems to be open following the graduation of 3 all Big 10 linebackers ... More>>

Stone fighting for time at Iowa


No matter what uniform he's wearing, Iowa receiver Andrew Stone keeps on fighting.Stone began his high school career as a receiver at N.U. High School, helping to lead that program to a pair of playoff appearances. When the Little Panthers' program disbanded, Stone suited up and grabbed 11 touchdowns for the Tigers.After high school, he spent 2 years at Iowa Western, helping the Reivers to a national championship. He left as the school's all-time leading receiver, but still had few division o... More>>

Iowa basketball's Josh Oglesby arrested for public intoxication


Police in Iowa Cityarrested Hawkeye senior guard Josh Oglesby early Saturday morning. Oglesby was charged with public intoxication according to a release sent our by the University.“I was made aware of the incident involving Josh this morning," said coach Fran McCaffery in a statement, "I will collect all the facts when I return to Iowa City. Once fully informed of the situation, I will visit with Josh and we will operate in accordance with the rules and regulations of our student-athlete Cod... More>>

Hawkeyes' Spearman ready to fill big shoes


A season ago, Iowa featured one of the most talented, experience linebacking corps in the Big Ten. This year features a bit more youth.The trio of James Morris, Anthony Hitchens, and Christian Kirksey have all moved on to NFL camps. That's made way for a new starting 3 in senior Quinton Alston, junior Travis Perry, and sophomore Reggie Spearman.Spearman, who turns 18 on Sunday, will be making his first significant contributions on defense, after spending most of his true freshman year on the ... More>>

Iowa Hawkeyes to face Texas at Madison Square Garden Nov. 20


Iowa will face Texas in New York's Madison Square Garden on Nov. 20. More>>

Hawkeyes' Mike Gesell scores 14 in USA loss to Estonia


The University of Iowa's Mike Gesell scored 14 points for USA East Coast in a losing effort against Estonia. More>>

Iowa's Gesell helps US to second victory in Estonia


Hawkeye junior Mike Gesell helped lead USA East Coast to a 2-0 record with a 90-83 win over the Austrian National Team on Tuesday. More>>

Pair of Hawkeyes help lead Team USA to overseas win


Mike Gesell and Adam Woodbury, juniors at the University of Iowa, helped the USA East Coast basketball team claim a victory in Estonia on Monday. More>>

Six Hawkeye swimmers headed to national championships


Six Hawkeye swimmers are heading to Irvine, California to compete in the 2014 Phillips 66 National Championships August 6-10. More>>

Hawkeye football hosts annual media day Video included


When you look at this Iowa football team, you've got one of the most experienced offensive backfields coming back in the Big Ten. More>>

U of I releases field hockey coach


University of Iowa of Athletic Director Gary Barta has terminated the contract of head field hockey coach Tracey Griesbaum. More>>

UI tuition give-away revamped


With approval from the Johnson County Attorney and the Iowa Attorney General's Office, the University of Iowa Athletics Department has revamped their tuition give-away program. More>>

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