Arkansas overcame a halftime deficit to remain undefeated and hand the No. 17 University of Iowa women's basketball team its first loss of the season Friday at the South Point Thanksgiving Shootout in South Point Hotel.
Nebraska rallied from a 24-7 third quarter deficit to hand the University of Iowa football team a 37-34 overtime defeat in "The Hy-Vee Heroes Game" on Friday afternoon inside Kinnick Stadium.
Former University of Iowa wrestling coach Gary Kurdelmeier will be recognized Saturday as Iowa's honorary captain when the top-ranked Hawkeyes host Iowa State at 7 p.m. (CT).
It's a weekend to be thankful for a variety of University of Iowa athletics. Third place in the Big Ten West Division is at stake for the football team Friday. Hawkeye men's basketball and wrestling is in action at home Saturday.
See what Director of Track and Field Joey Woody and his group of student-athletes have to say about their preparations and goals for the upcoming season.
On a University of Iowa wrestling schedule full of challenges, the one Saturday is circled.