Hawkeyes begin spring practices today for 2013 season
Hawkeyes played 6 games decided by 3 points or fewer
James Ferentz and Micah Hyde share Roy J. Carver Most Valuable Player Award
2015 - - Saw first action of career in 31-14 win over Illinois State as offense gained 431 yards total offense and allowed no sacks . . . 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 . . . did not see action in 10-6 win at Wisconsin . . . did not see action in 29-20 win over Illinois . . . did not see action in 40-10 win at Northwestern due to injury . . . did not see action in 31-15 win over Maryland due to injury . . .did not see action in 35-27 win at Indiana . . . did not see action in 40-35 win over Minnesota . . . did not see action in 40-20 win over Purdue . . . did not see action in 28-20 win at Nebraska . . . did not see action in 16-13 loss to Michigan State . . . did not see action in 45-16 Rose Bowl loss to Stanford.
2014 - - Did not see any game action.
2013 - - Did not see any game action.
2012 Honors - - Team Leader Award, special teams . . . 2012 - - redshirted after joining the team as a walk-on.
High school honors - - Team captain as a senior . . . advanced to state wrestling tournament as a senior . . . Career - - competed for highly-successful program at Iowa City HS, playing tight end, defensive line and linebacker, while also handling deep snaps on special teams . . . enjoyed successful wrestling career as a prep, advancing to state tournament as a senior.
Personal - - Born 12/04/93 . . . secondary education major . . . academic honors . . . parents are Mary and Kirk Ferentz . . . is the son of Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz . . . one of four players from Iowa City on the Iowa roster . . . high school coach was Dan Sabers.