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Akrum Wadley
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Akrum  Wadley

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Newark, N.J.

High School:
Weequahic

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 185

Position:
RB

Birthdate:
03/13/1995

01/01/2016

Postgame Notes - Rose Bowl

11/23/2015

Game Notes: Iowa at Nebraska

Hawkeyes and Cornhuskers kick off Friday at 2:36 p.m. (CT) on ABC

11/16/2015

Game Notes: No. 6 Iowa vs. Purdue

Hawkeyes host Boilermakers at 11 a.m. on Senior Day

11/02/2015

Game Notes: Iowa at Indiana

Hawkeyes and Hoosiers kickoff at 2:30 p.m. CT at Memorial Stadium

08/28/2015

Game Notes: Iowa vs. Illinois State

Hawkeyes open 2015 season Saturday, Sept. 5 at 11:01 a.m.

01/01/2016

Stanford 45, Iowa 16

The Hawkeyes fall to Stanford in the Rose Bowl, on January 1, 2016.

11/07/2015

Iowa 35, Indiana 27

The Hawkeyes defeat host Indiana, on November 7, 2015.

10/31/2015

#10 Iowa vs. Maryland

#10 Iowa vs. Maryland

10/17/2015

Iowa vs. Northwestern, 40-10

NCAA Football: Iowa squares off against Northwestern at Ryan Field.

12/28/2013

Outback Bowl Hospital Visit

Six members of the Iowa Hawkeyes visited patients at the Tampa General Hospital on Saturday.

Hawk Item - - Tied single-game school record with four rushing touchdowns in 40-10 win at Northwestern . . . has rushed for over 100 yards in three career games.

2015 Honors - - Named Big Ten Conference offensive Player of the Week by Big Ten and College Sports Madness, for his play in 40-10 win at Northwestern . . . 2015 - - Saw action in nine games, with three starts . . . rushed 83 times for 496 yards and seven touchdowns, with six receptions for 94 yards and one touchdown . . . saw action in 31-14 win over Illinois State as offense gained 431 yards total offense . . . rushed three times for 17 yards vs. Illinois State, with a long of 13 yards . . . did not see action in 31-17 win at Iowa State . . . did not see action in 27-24 win over Pitt . . . saw action in 62-16 win over North Texas as offense gained 488 yards total offense . . . five rushing attempts for 18 yards vs. North Texas, including a two-yard touchdown . . . did not see action in 10-6 win at Wisconsin . . . saw action in 29-20 win over Illinois, but had no statistics as offense gained 278 rushing yards and gained 478 yards total offense . . . saw action in 40-10 win at Northwestern as offense rushed for 294 yards and gained 492 yards total offense . . . tied school single-game record with four rushing touchdowns at Northwestern, with career-bests of 26 rushes for 204 yards and four touchdowns . . . rushing touchdowns covered 35, 4, 2 and 4 yards . . . started at running back in 31-15 win over Maryland for first career start . . . led rushing game with 19 carries for 67 yards, including an 11-yard touchdown . . . started at running back in 35-27 win at Indiana as offense rushed for 234 yards and gained 467 yards total offense . . . led rushing attack with 120 yards on 12 attempts, including 65-yard touchdown on second play of the game . . . did not see action in 40-35 win over Minnesota due to injury . . . saw action in 40-20 win over Purdue . . . rushed four times for 23 yards vs. Purdue, with a long of 10 yards . . . did not see action in 28-20 win at Nebraska . . . started at running back in 16-13 loss to Michigan State . . . five rushing attempts for 14 yards and career-best three pass receptions for 34 yards vs. MSU . . . saw action in 45-16 Rose Bowl loss to Stanford . . . rushed nine times for 33 yards vs. Stanford . . . matched career-high with three receptions for 60 yards, including 31-yard reception for a touchdown in the fourth quarter.

2014 Honors - - Honorable mention Freshman All-Big Ten by BTN.com . . . Big Ten Conference Freshman of the Week for his play in 48-7 win over Northwestern . . . 2014 - - Saw action in eight games . . . rushed 33 times for 186 yards and one touchdown . . . saw first action of career in 45-29 win over Indiana, but had no statistics as offense gained 426 yarsds total offense . . . saw action on special teams in 38-31 loss at Maryland, but had no statistics . . . saw action in 48-7 win over Northwestern as offense gained 483 yards total offense . . . led rushing attack with 15 carries for 106 yards vs. Northwestern, including five-yard touchdown in fourth quarter . . . two rushes for over 20 yards . . . also recorded one solo tackle on special teams . . . saw action in loss at Minnesota . . . led rushing attack with 68 yards on nine attempts at Minnesota, and also had one reception . . . saw action in 30-14 win at Illinois as offense rushed for 304 yards and gained 587 yards total offense . . . five rushing attempts for 11 yards at Illinois . . . saw action in 26-24 loss to No. 14 Wisconsin, rushing one time for no gain as offense gained 412 yards total offense against top-ranked defense in the nation . . .saw action in 37-34 overtime loss to Nebraska, but had no statistics . . . saw action in TaxSlayer Bowl loss to Tennessee, with three rushing attempts for one yard.

2013 Honors - - Team Leader Award, Offense . . . 2013 - - redshirted.

High school honors - - Second team all-state as a senior . . . named Essex County Player of the Year as a senior . . . first team all-conference, all-city and all-county as a senior . . . first team all-conference as a junior while being named offensive Rookie of the Year . . . Career - - Played both running back and defensive back, while also competing in basketball and track as a prep . . . helped team post 9-3 record as both a junior and senior, reaching state championship game each season . . . team captain as a senior . . . holds school record for touchdowns in a season . . . 105 rushing attempts for 1,548 yards and 25 touchdowns as a senior, along with 11 receptions for 153 yards and two scored . . . totaled 371 yards and four touchdowns on special teams, including 95-yard return in state championship game . . . recorded two QB sacks and a fumble recovery on defense.

Personal - - Born 3/13/95 . . . communications studies major . . . parents are Sheronda Phelps and John Wadley . . . high school coach was Brian Logan.

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