The facilities and the starting quarterback are new, but University of Iowa head football coach Kirk Ferentz delivered a familiar message Thursday during the opening session of 2015 Big Ten Media Days.
University of Iowa senior defensive end Drew Ott has been named to the 2015 football preseason Big Ten Players to Watch List. The announcement was made by the Big Ten Conference on Thursday.
Drew Ott didn't sleep well before his first collegiate football game as a true freshman in 2012. Add three years and 40 pounds, and now his opponents are tossing and turning the night before kickoff.
The University of Iowa is proposing significant new improvements to its athletics facilities complex. The plan calls for renovating the north stands at Kinnick Stadium, the addition of a west-campus residence hall to better serve student-athletes, and several other projects that will have a significant impact on all of the UI's sports programs.
University of Iowa seniors Mike Gesell and Jarrod Uthoff have been named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Honors Court for the 2014-15 season. The distinction recognizes collegiate basketball student-athletes who excelled in academics during the past season.
University of Iowa men's golfers Sam Meuret and Carson Schaake finished third and fourth, respectively, at the 107th Nebraska Amateur Championship at Indian Creek Golf Course on Thursday.
The University of Iowa baseball team will host its 10th-annual "Iowa Baseball Golf Outing" on Friday, Sept. 4, at Blue Top Ridge Golf Course, located at the Riverside Casino and Resort in Riverside, Iowa.