Season-opening road tests can be challenging, but University of Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz says this week's challenge is amplified with the Hawkeyes facing an undefeated Pittsburgh team Saturday at Heinz Field.
The University of Pittsburgh runs the football. The University of Iowa stops the run.
The Big Ten Network (BTN) and University of Iowa announced today its television schedule for the 2014-15 men's basketball season. Ten Iowa games will appear on the network, while the Hawkeyes will also appear three times on BTN's digital network.
The University of Iowa men's golf team finished third in the 12-team field at the sixth annual Golfweek Conference Challenge. The Hawkeyes posted a 287 on Tuesday on the final 18 holes at Spirit Hollow Golf Course in Burlington, Iowa, posting an 874 (+10; 286, 301, 287) during their opening 54-hole tournament of the 2014-15 season.
The University of Iowa cross country team hosts the Big Ten Preview on Saturday at the Ashton Cross Country Course. Action begins at 8 a.m. (CT) with the women's 6,000 meters. The men's 8,000 meters will follow at 8:45 a.m.
The University of Iowa soccer team has broken its way into the Soccer America Top-25 rankings, coming in at No. 16 in the poll released Tuesday.
University of Iowa interim head men's tennis coach Ross Wilson announced today that Ty Schaub will join the program as an interim assistant coach. Schaub's coaching appointment is effective immediately.