Hawkeye defense dominates; Iowa scores final 17 points after trailing 21-7 at the half
Hawkeyes down Boilermakers, 38-14, to improve to 6-4
Iowa downs Wildcats, 17-10, to improve to 5-3, 2-2 season
Hawkeyes fall to No. 3/4 Ohio State, 34-24
UI offensive coordinator Greg Davis likes balance in 2013
Iowa hosts Michigan at Kinnick Stadium on Nov. 23, 2013.
Iowa travels to Purdue to face off against the Boilermakers are Ross-Ade stadium on Nov. 9.
#24 Wisconsin at Iowa Kinnick Stadium -- Iowa City, Iowa Photos by Jeff Becker
USATSPI: Iowa vs. Northwestern - 10/26/13
Hawk Item - - Rushed for 150 yards vs. Northern Illinois in first career start, which is best total for Iowa running back since Fred Russell vs. Akron in 2002 (170 yards) . . . one of 10 true freshmen to see action in 2011.
2012 - - Played in six games while starting five at running back . . . missed six games due to injury . . . second on team in rushing yards with 136 carries for 513 yards and three touchdowns . . . also had 18 receptions for 167 yards . . . started at running back in 18-17 win over Northern Illinois . . . rushed 30 times for 150 yards vs. NIU, including 23-yard touchdown run in final minutes for game-winning points . . . also had 26 yards on three pass receptions . . . started at running back in 9-6 loss to Iowa State . . . led ground game with 22 carries for 53 yards vs. ISU and had five receptions for 56 yards tot total 109 all-purpose yards . . . also collected one solo tackle . . . started at running back in 27-16 win over Northern Iowa as offense gained 429 yards total offense . . . rushed 13 times for 77 yards and and had a five-yard pass reception before leaving the game in the second quarter due to injury . . . did not see action in 32-31 loss to Central Michigan due to injury . . . did not see action in 31-13 win over Minnesota due to injury . . . did not see action in 19-16 win at Michigan State due to injury . . .did not see action in 38-14 loss to Penn State due to injury . . . returned to action in 28-17 loss at Northwestern . . . led ground game with 22 attempts for 107 yards and had five receptions for 41 yards . . . started at running back in 24-21 loss at Indiana . . . led ground game with 25 carries for 83 yards, including four-yard scoring run to give Iowa a fourth quarter advantage . . . also had 24 yards on three pass receptions . . . started at running back in 27-24 loss to Purdue . . . rushed 23 times for 43 yards, including a one-yard touchdown, and also had one reception for 15 yards vs. Purdue . . . did not see action in 42-17 loss at Michigan due to injury . . . did not see action in 13-7 loss to Nebraska, due to injury.
2011 Honors - - Team Leader Award, Offense. 2011 - - Played in six games . . . 10 rushing attempts for 20 yards, one reception for 11 yards and averaged 21.5 yards on two KO returns . . . saw first action of career in 34-7 opening win over Tennessee Tech, with one KO return for 23 yards and one solo tackle on special teams . . . saw action in triple-overtime loss at Iowa State, but had no statistics . . . saw action in 31-27 win over Pittsburgh as offense gained 475 yards total offense . . . had first rushing attempt of his career for four yards . . . saw action in 45-17 win over Louisiana-Monroe as offense gained 453 yards total offense . . . had seven rushing attempts for 18 yards vs. ULM, with a long of five yards . . . did not see action in 13-3 loss at Penn State . . . did not see action in 41-31 win over Northwestern . . . did not see action in 45-24 win over Indiana . . . did not see action in 22-21 loss at Minnesota . . . did not see action in 24-16 win over 13th-ranked Michigan . . . did not see action in 37-21 loss to Michigan State . . . did not see action in 31-21 win at Purdue . . . saw action in 20-7 loss at Nebraska, but had no statistics . . . saw action in Insight Bowl loss to Oklahoma, with two rushing attempts for minus two yards and one reception for 11 yards . . . also had one KO return for 20 yards.
High school honors - - Named to Top 50 Player list in Dallas/Fort Worth area as a senior . . . named 5-A District and team Most Valuable Offensive Player as a senior . . . Career - - three year letterman in football and track . . . team captain as a senior, leading team to 8-2 record and into the state playoffs . . . holds school record with six touchdowns in a game . . . set personal best of 248 rushing yards in a game as a senior . . . had 235 rushing attempts for 1,606 yards and 22 touchdowns as a senior . . . played in just three games as a junior due to injury, rushing for 350 yards and scoring four touchdowns.
Personal - - Born 4/29/93 in Baltimore, MD . . . Leisure studies/health and sports studies major . . . member of National Society of High School Scholars . . . parents are Kimberly and Roscoe Handy . . . high school coach was Jeff Hulme.