For the first time in three years, the Iowa football team took part in a spring event, in front of more than 19,000 fans in Kinnick Stadium.
Hawk-Item - - One of three true freshmen to see action in 2006.
2007 - - Listed as co-second team wide receiver following spring practice.
2006 - - Saw first action of career in opening win over Montana as offense gained 416 yards total offense . . . had no statistics vs. Montana . . . did not see action in win at Syracuse . . . did not see action in win over Iowa State . . . saw action in win at Illinois, but had no statistics . . . saw action in loss to top-ranked Ohio State, but had no statistics . . . did not see action in win over Purdue . . . did not see action in loss at Indiana . . . did not see action in loss at Michigan . . . saw action in win over Northern Illinois, but had no statistics . . . saw action in loss to Northwestern, but had no statistics . . . saw action in loss to Wisconsin, with one kickoff return for 20 yards . . . saw action in loss at Minnesota, but had no statistics . . . saw action vs. Texas in Alamo Bowl . . . had three kickoff returns for 56 yards vs. Texas, with a long of 23 yards.
High school honors - - Second team all-state as a senior . . . also named all-league, all-county and all-Catholic . . . earned all-Catholic honors as a junior . . . named the 20th best player in the Midwest by the Detroit Free Press . . . Career - - rushed for 1,703 yards on 219 attempts (7.78 yards per attempt) and 23 touchdowns in his career . . . also had 26 receptions for 1,008 yards (38.77 yards per catch) and nine touchdowns . . . had 950 yards rushing and 12 touchdowns as a senior . . . rushed for 753 yards on 103 attempts as a junior . . . two-time state champion in the 200-meter dash and two-time runner-up in the 100-meter dash.
Personal - - Born 4/24/88 . . . Pre-Elementary Education major . . . member of prep Honor Roll all four years of high school . . . parents are Roxanne and Anthony Bowman . . . one of three players from Detroit area on Iowa roster . . . high school coach was George Porritt.
Bowman's Collegiate Receiving Stats/Kickoff Returns