Found August 06, 2013 on The Sports Bank:
This Iowa Hawkeyes piece is from new TSB contributor Helen Salinger Way back when, in a time long ago, when I was a young woman growing up in the far reaches and backwoods of Minnesota, my best friend made a declaration to me while we were in high school. “I want to go to the University of Iowa.” Huh? Granted, these were the days of Hayden Fry, but only I would know something like that; surely she didn’t. No, her reasons were different for wanting to go to Iowa. “I heard it’s one of the easiest Big Ten schools to get into.” So said BFF went to Iowa and the jokes began — on her part, not mine — of what Iowa stood for. Idiots Out Wandering Around was my favorite. But now apparently those same idiots are having more fun than the rest of us. The Princeton Review is ranking Iowa the No. 1 party school in the nation for 2014, ahead of the University of California-Santa Barbara and the University of Illinois. Rounding out the top 10, are West Virginia, Syracuse, Florida, Ohio University,...

Iowa's Wilson, Clark leave program

Iowa wide receiver Cameron Wilson and lineman Drew Clark have left the program. Hawkeyes coach Kirk Ferentz announced Monday that Wilson, a redshirt freshman, notified him last month that he intends to transfer. Clark, a seldom-used senior from nearby Marion, Iowa, will forego his final season to focus on his schoolwork. Iowa opened fall practice on Monday. The Hawkeyes will hold...

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Basabe Back

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The Iowa State Cyclones are set to wear throwback, Jack Trice-inspired 1920s era football uniforms when they host the rival Iowa Hawkeyes on Sept. 15.

Hawkeyes Preparing for Europe

The Iowa men’s bsaketball team is preparing for their European tour and met with the media on Monday. Melsahn Basabe Left His Comfort Zone this Summer to Get a Taste of Real Life – #Hawkeyes — Rob Howe (@HawkeyeInsider) August 5, 2013 No place like Iowa City for Melsahn Basabe | TheGazette — Scott Dochterman (@ScottDochterman...
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