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IOWA RUMORS & GOSSIP

What Noah Fant’s Commitment to Iowa means right now

Omaha South defensive end/tight end Noah Fant committed to play football at the University of Iowa this morning. He made the announcement live on air during “Sharp and Benning” on AM 1620 The Zone in Omaha. Fant had around a dozen offers from Power 5 schools and was heavily recruited throughout the Big Ten and Pac-12. When asked by the show’s hosts what led to his decision...
Via Know It All Football
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Stringer, Frese visit Carver in 2016

IOWA CITY — C. Vivian Stringer returns to Iowa on Jan. 4, then Brenda Frese does likewise on Jan. 10.Home dates with Rutgers and Maryland highlight the 2015-16 women’s basketball schedule for the Iowa Hawkeyes.Io
Via The Gazette - Iowa Hawkeyes
3 hours ago

3 Reasons to be Optimistic About the Iowa Hawkeyes in 2015

Kirk Ferentz has been the man in Iowa City for nearly two decades, but as of recently it seems Iowa Hawkeye fans have begun to grow a little...
Via Athlon Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Iowa turns to sophomore Myers to replace Scherff

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) The public debut for Boone Myers as Iowa's starting left tackle was largely disappointing. Fortunately for the Hawkeyes, it appears to have been just a rare bad day for the youngster set to replace Outland Trophy winner Brandon Scherff. Myers looked nowhere near ready to take over for the fifth overall pick in the recent NFL draft after a shaky workout performance...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Hawkeyes break camp

IOWA CITY — Twelve days out of their season opener, the Hawkeyes have checked out of the Coralville Marriott and into their classes. Kirk Ferentz and coordinators Phil Parker and Greg Davis checked in Monday with some personnel updates.

Iowa RB C.J. Hilliard transferring to be closer to home

Iowa Hawkeyes running back C.J. Hilliard will transfer out of the program to a yet-to-be-determined location so that he may be closer to his hometown of Cincinnati. Head coach Kirk Ferentz announced Hilliard’s decision, which was reported by John Taylor of NBC Sports’ College Football Talk. “C.J. Hilliard has elected to transfer to another institution closer to home to continue...
Via Campus Sports Net
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Iowa gives fans an in-depth look into training camp

In a time filled with hype videos, one-handed catches, and big injury news, it is rare to see what an ordinary day of practice actually looks like. Without actually attending an open practice, which happens once or twice in the month of camp leading up to the season, fans don’t know what happens on the practice fields of their favorite teams, until now. College Spun shared an awesome...
Via Campus Sports Net
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Iowa transfer Jake Rudock leading UM QB race?

If the rumors are true, former Iowa Hawkeyes quarterback Jake Rudock is leading the competition for the starter’s job at Michigan. The news comes from a series of tweets from Michigan students who attended a private team practice, one in which cell phones were not allowed. Though coach Jim Harbaugh has kept the status of the race close to the chest, some tweets strongly suggest...
Via Campus Sports Net
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Behind-the-scenes look at Iowa football camp

The Iowa Hawkeyes are led by head coach Kirk Ferentz, who is one of the most well-respected coaches in all of college football. Ferentz is known for his ability to prepare players for the next level. Thanks to a video that was released by the GoHawksTV YouTube account, we get a behind-the-scenes look at how Ferentz prepares his team for an upcoming season. The mini-documentary provides...
Via Campus Sports Net
5 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 Iowa Hawkeyes Betting Odds

The 2015 college football season is just weeks away, and the Iowa Hawkeyes look to return to the postseason and build off a 7-6 record in 2014. If you’re interested in laying some money down on the team, BetDSI has released Iowa’s season odds. The video below previews the betting action.
Via Gamedayr
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Hawkeyes’ newcomers aren’t exactly rookies

IOWA CITY — The Iowa Hawkeyes will try to continue their volleyball ascent with a revamped roster.Eight newcomers climb aboard. Four of them have college experience.“There are a lot of new faces, and we get to fi

Jalen Embry leaving Iowa, to play at JUCO level

Iowa Hawkeyes defensive back Jalen Embry is leaving the program and will play the 2015 season at the junior college level. Head coach Kirk Ferentz made the announcement, which was reported by John Taylor of NBC Sports’ College Football Talk. Ferentz also offered a brief statement. “Jalen Embry has decided to leave the football team,” the long-time head coach said in a statement...
Via Campus Sports Net
8 days ago  |  Discuss

NCB 2015 CFB Previews: Iowa Hawkeyes

What do we do with Iowa football? In 2009 the Hawkeyes went 11-2, finished three points shy of a Big Ten title, and finished seventh in both polls. Head coach Kirk Ferentz received a massive raise and contract extension, essentially bonding him to Iowa City for life (or at least until 2020, which I’m sure [&hellip The post NCB 2015 CFB Previews: Iowa Hawkeyes appeared first on No Coast Bias.
Via No Coast Bias
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Iowa 2015 Fall Camp Preview and Key Position Battles to Watch

Entering the 2015 season the Iowa Hawkeyes have big questions. Gone are six proven offensive performers, including quarterback Jake Rudock, who'...
Via Athlon Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Have Iowa Hawkeyes fans seen enough from the Kirk Ferentz era?

Fans of just about any team can be a fickle bunch. Winning usually placates them, while loosing infuriates them to no end. However, talk to Iowa Hawkeyes fans and one is liable to get many differing opinions on what to think about the team, and more importantly, its head coach, Kirk Ferentz. Some are diehard Ferentz fans, while others are aware that recent results aren’t what this...
Via Talking 10
19 days ago  |  Discuss

It Is Not Going to Be Fun to Be Iowa DL Drew Ott Later

Being a defensive lineman is a tough job. At the start of every play you have a man mountain on the other side of the line trying to knock you in to next week, but somehow you are expected to hold your ground, figure out where the play is going, and get there. So you have to be a little crazy--kind of like Iowa Hawkeyes defensive lineman Drew Ott.Why is he crazy? The dude ate a raw...
Via FatManWriting
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Iowa DL Drew Ott Eats Raw Egg

You know how Rocky drinks raw eggs? Well Drew Ott eats them, shell and all. While at Big Ten media day, the Iowa defensive lineman shoved...
Via Athlon Sports
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Iowa Defensive End Drew Ott Grossly Eats A Raw Egg, Shell Included

Drew Ott is manlier than you.  You should be OK with that.  Why? Because to be as manly as the Iowa defensive end, you have to eat a raw egg, hole, shell included.  Just watched Drew Ott eat a raw egg, shell and all. So my day has been pretty interesting. pic.twitter.com/nzSK8we0py — Austin Ward (@AWardESPN) July 30, 2015 That is one of the grossest and most impressive things...
Via College Spun
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Iowa’s Coaching History Repeating Itself with Kirk Ferentz?

Hawkeye faithful everywhere still beam with pride when the name Hayden Fry is uttered. After all, it was Fry who provided Hawkeyes a new sense of...
Via Athlon Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Iowa football: Reasons for hope and dissappointment

C.J. Beathard is expected to carry the Iowa team on his back with his gun-slinging attitude. The Iowa football team has disappointed the fans in the past couple of years, producing a couple of unmemorable seasons. Perhaps the most disappointing unit has been Iowa’s offense as it has very toothless in both the rushing and passing attack. The good news is that there are reasons...
Via isportsweb.com
July 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Iowa Hawkeyes: Around the Campus 2015

Welcome back for another installment in Talking 10’s “Iowa Week” series. Although most of our articles for “Iowa Week” focus on football, there’s plenty of other good sports and athletic success going on at the University of Iowa. Let’s take a look at some of the highlights of 2014-15 and how that will project forward for Hawkeye fans in 2015-16.   Men’s Golf (photo...
Via Talking 10
May 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Iowa DL Drew Ott Takes A Shot At QB Jake Rudock, Who Transferred To Michigan

Iowa quarterback Jake Rudock’s decision to transfer out of the Hawkeyes’ program seems to have upset his former teammate, Drew Ott.  Rudock, who has one year of eligibility remaining, decided to transfer to Michigan at the beginning of April. This seems to have upset Ott, a rising senior defensive lineman.  Ott took a shot at Rudock on Wednesday, saying he “thought he had...
Via College Spun
April 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Iowa Jokingly Checked With Davidson To Make Sure Steph Curry Wasn’t Still Eligible

Back in 2008, the sports world was introduced to Davidson guard Steph Curry, who led the Wildcats to the Elite Eight behind his ridiculous sharp-shooting. Curry, as we all know, has since moved on to become one of the best players in the NBA. The Iowa Hawkeyes, who play Davidson in their opening matchup in this year’s NCAA Tournament, are very happy about that fact, apparently...
Via College Spun
March 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Videos: Iowa’s Adam Woodbury Has Become College Basketball’s Eye Poker

Something needs to be done about Adam Woodbury, Big Ten.  During the first half of Iowa’s game against Maryland Sunday afternoon, the Hawkeyes’ big man poked Terrapins’ freshman guard Melo Trimble in the eye. Trimble collapsed to the floor and had to leave the game for several minutes as his eye swelled up. No foul was called during the action, but the referees charged Woodbury...
Via College Spun
February 08, 2015  |  Discuss
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