For a 23-year-old college student, there are already plenty of dates that stick out in the life of Austin Blythe.
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.
The University of Iowa women's basketball team will hop a 9 ½ hour flight overseas on Aug. 11, but its journey to Italy officially began Wednesday afternoon. The 2015-16 Hawkeye roster of 14 gathered on Mediacom Court inside Carver-Hawkeye Arena for the first of 10, three-hour team practices leading up to the trip.
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.
University of Iowa freshman Reno Tuufuli placed eighth in the discus Friday at the 2015 Pan Am Junior Championships.
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.