Hawkeyes and Boilermakers kickoff at 11:01 a.m. (CT) on BTN
Iowa (3-1) defeated Pitt (3-1), 24-20, on Saturday at Heinz Field.
Hawkeyes and Panthers kickoff at 11:01 a.m. (CT) on ESPNU
Junior college transfer will make his Iowa debut Saturday against Northern Iowa
Hawk-Item - - Enrolled for spring classes in January, 2014 . . . originally attended Florida State for two years as a walk-on.
2014 - - Shared punting duties throughout the season . . . averaged 38.5 yards on 46 punts, with a long of 55 yards and four punts of at least 50 yards . . . handled all punting duties in 31-23 win over Northern Iowa . . . averaged 36.2 yards on four punts vs. UNI, with a long of 42 yards and one punt inside the 20 . . . handled all punting duties in 17-13 win over Ball State . . . averaged 36.8 yards on five punts vs. BSU, with a long of 48 yards and two punts inside the 20, while allowing BSU no returns . . . handled all punting duties and held for all placements in 20-17 loss to Iowa State . . . averaged 38.2 yards on four punts vs. ISU, with a long of 48 yards . . . three of four punts were inside the 20 and ISU had no returns . . . handled all punting duties and held for placements in 24-20 win at Pittsburgh . . . averaged 39 yards on three punts, with a long of 51 yards . . . one of three punts was inside the 20 and none were returned . . . handled all punting duties in 24-10 win at Purdue . . . averaged 39.7 yards on seven punts at Purdue, with a season-long of 52 yards . . . handled all punting duties in 45-29 win over Indiana . . . averaged 40.9 yards on eight punts vs. Indiana, with a long of 51 yards and three punts inside the 20 . . . shared punting duties in 38-31 loss at Maryland . . . averaged 36.8 yards on four punts, with a long of 47 yards and one inside the 20 . . . saw action in 48-7 win over Northwestern, but had no statistics . . . saw action in 26-24 loss to No. 14 Wisconsin . . . averaged 35.5 yards on two punts vs. Wisconsin, with a long of 42 yards . . . handled all punting duties in 37-34 overtime loss to Nebraska . . . averaged 44.2 yards on five punts, with a season-long of 55 yards, and one punt inside the 20 . . . also recorded one solo tackle . . . shared punting duties in 45-28 TaxSlayer Bowl loss to Tennessee . . . averaged 32 yards on four punts, with a long of 38 yards.
Junior College - - earned all-conference honors at El Camino Community College in Torrance, Cal., in 2013, averaging 38.2 yards on 50 punts in one season . . . had a season-long of 58 yards, with 18 punts inside the 20 and 12 punts resulting in a fair catch . . . junior college coach was John Featherstone.
High school honors - - Earned All-Broward/Dade County honors as a punter and linebacker . . . Career - - played linebacker as a prep, in addition to his punting duties and holding for placements.
Personal - - Born 6/14/91 in San Diego, Cal. . . . business major . . . parents are Heidi Kidd and John Kidd . . . his father, John, punted in the NFL for 16 seasons with Buffalo, San Diego, Miami and New York Jets . . . brother Garrett is WR at Miami, Fla.