Posted August 18, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Nic Shimonek
TEAMS: Iowa Hawkeyes
Incoming freshman quarterback Nic Shimonek saw his first action in front of the Iowa fans at Kinnick Stadium on Saturday during the team's annual Kids Day Event. See how he looked in this video of his film cut-ups.

Hawkeyes Open Practice TweetCap

You’ve heard of a recap; this is a Hawkeyes tweetcap. Tweets from observations related to Iowa’s open practice from Saturday, August 17th. If you want to view these in chronological order, start at the bottom. I will add some comments beneath some of the tweets. Shimonek short pass to Wadley, who breaks free for 70 TD. That's it for skirmish. Some special teams stuff....

Rudock likely in line to start at QB for Iowa

Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz isn't quite ready to announce a starting quarterback. But it sure sounds as if he has already picked sophomore Jake Rudock. Rudock took nearly all the snaps with the starters Saturday night during an open scrimmage at Kinnick Stadium. Redshirt freshman C.J. Beathard ran most of the plays with the second unit, and junior college transfer Cody Sokol appears...

Convicted Sex Offender Pierre Pierce hits game winnner vs Iowa

Pierre Pierce hit a game winning shot today AGAINST the Iowa Hawkeyes, the college basketball team with which he is most synonymous. Pierre Pierce is the man who has forever tarnished the name of Steve Alford; and for good reason. He was involved in a pair of sexual assaults while a member of the Hawkeyes. In 2002, Pierce was accused of sexually assaulting a female student. He reached...

Hawkeyes Kids Day Mashup

LESHUN DANIELS DAY?  The Iowa freshman running back had begun to make waves in camp, so much so that The Gazette’s Marc Morehouse said last week that he had heard Daniels was climbing up the depth chart.  Barkley Hill has missed some time in camp with ‘camp injuries’ as have a few others, which opened the door for Daniels and he has run through it, figuratively and literally...

Prime Cuts: Sokol

Cody Sokol appeared to be running third in the Iowa quarterback competition during Saturday's Kids Day event at Kinnick Stadium. That didn't mean the junior wouldn't deliver some big plays. See them here.

Prime Cuts: Rudock

Jake Rudock appeared to have emerged from Iowa's three-man quarterback competition as the winner during Saturday's Kids Day scrimmage at Kinnick Stadium. See how the sophomore looked in these film cut-ups.

Prime Cuts: Beathard

Jake Rudock might be winning the Iowa quarterback competition but C.J. Beathard could be hot on his heels. The freshman showed why with some big plays at Kids Day on Saturday. Watch them here.

Prime Cuts: Player Interviews

Iowa players met with the media after Saturday's Kids Day Scrimmage at Kinnick Stadium. See what Mark Weisman, Damon Bullock, Jake Rudock, James Morris and others had to say in this Prime Cuts video montage.

Hawkeyes Lose on Pierre Pierce Buzzer Beater

That is not a typo…but it sure seems like a page out of some bizarro world. Unbeknownst to Iowa, former Hawkeye Pierre Pierce suited up for Hyeres-Toulon. Iowa SID Steve Roe said UI officials were unaware until entering the gymnasium today that Pierre Pierce would be on the oppposing team. — Pat Harty (@PatHarty) August 19, 2013 Roe said the opponents were lined up by an outside...

Hawkeyes Rolling Through France; 4-0

PARIS, France — Four Hawkeyes scored 12 points to lead the University of Iowa men’s basketball team to a 93-74 triumph over St. Quentin Saturday night to remain unbeaten after four games of its European trip. Josh Oglesby, Aaron White, Anthony Clemmons and Roy Devyn Marble all led the Hawkeyes in the scoring column with 12 points each. In fact, nine Hawkeyes netted seven points...
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