On a University of Iowa wrestling schedule full of challenges, the one Saturday is circled.
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- University of Iowa senior offensive lineman Brandon Scherff is one of three finalists for the 2014 Outland Trophy. The finalists were unveiled Tuesday evening on The Home Depot College Football Awards Nomination Special on ESPNU. The winner of the 69th Outland Trophy will be revealed on ESPN during The Home Depot College Football Awards on Thursday, Dec. 11 from 7-9 p.m. ET.
The University of Iowa football team isn't playing for a bucket of eggs Friday, but if it was, the Hawkeyes would want it on display in the Hayden Fry Football Complex.
The Iowa women's hoops team hosts UNI on Tuesday (7 p.m.), and faces Arkansas and Gonzaga in Las Vegas this week.
University of Iowa senior running back Mark Weisman is one of three finalists for the fifth annual Burlsworth Trophy. The award is presented annually to the outstanding football player in America who began his career as a walk-on.
University of Iowa senior Samantha Logic has been named a 2014-15 "Wade Watch" list candidate for the prestigious award.
Former University of Iowa head wrestling coach Gary Kurdelmeier will be recognized as Iowa's honorary captain Saturday when the top-ranked Hawkeyes host Iowa State at 7 p.m. (CT) on Mediacom Mat at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.