Hawkeyes and Cornhuskers kick off Friday at 2:36 p.m. (CT) on ABC
Hawkeyes rank second in the Big Ten in rushing yards per game
Hawkeyes host Mean Green on Saturday at 2:32 p.m. (CT)
Hawkeyes open 2015 season Saturday, Sept. 5 at 11:01 a.m.
Ferentz talks 2015 Hawkeyes at annual media day
USATSPI: Iowa vs. Purdue - 11/09/13
2015 - - Started first six games at right tackle before missing seven games due to injury . . . started at right tackle in 31-14 win over Illinois State, as offense gained 431 yards total offense and allowed no sacks . . . started at right tackle and played every offensive down in 31-17 win at Iowa State as offense gained 260 net rushing yards and 475 yards total offense . . . started at right tackle in 27-24 win over Pitt as offense gained 363 yards total offense . . . started at right tackle in 62-16 win over North Texas as offense gained 488 yards total offense . . . started at right tackle and played every offensive play in 10-6 win at Wisconsin . . . started at right tackle in 29-20 win over Illinois as offense rushed for 278 yards and gained 478 yards total offense . . . 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 due to injury . . . did not see action in 40-35 win over Minnesota due to injury . . . did not see action in 40-20 win over Purdue due to injury . . . did not see action in 28-20 win at Nebraska . . . did not see action in 16-13 loss to Michigan State . . . saw limited action in 45-16 Rose Bowl loss to Stanford.
2014 Honors - - Academic All-Big Ten . . . 2014 - - Saw first action of career in 31-23 win over Northern Iowa as offense gained 401 total offense . . . saw action in 17-13 win over Ball State as offense gained 455 yards total offense . . . saw action in 24-20 win at Pittsburgh . . . saw action in 48-7 win over Northwestern as offense gained 483 yards total offense . . . saw action at left tackle in 51-14 loss at Minnesota . . . started as second tight end in 26-24 loss to No. 14 Wisconsin as offense gained 412 yards total offense against the top-ranked defense in the nation . . . saw action in 37-34 overtime loss to Nebraska . . . saw action in 45-28 TaxSlayer Bowl loss to Tennessee.
2013 - - Redshirted.
High school honors - - Selected to compete in 2013 Iowa Shrine Game . . . named first team all-state by Des Moines Register and Iowa Newspaper Association as a senior . . . first team all-conference and all-metro honors as a senior . . . first team all-metro as a junior . . . Career - - Played tight end, wide receiver, quarterback and defensive back as a prep while earning two letters . . . helped prep team post 22-4 record as a junior and senior, reaching state semifinals each season . . . had 33 receptions for 452 yards and four touchdowns as a senior . . . on defense registered 61 tackles, five QB sacks, six pass break-ups and two fumble recoveries . . . in seven games as a junior quarterback, completed 58-95 pass attempts for 750 yards and nine touchdowns, with one interception . . . team captain in both football and basketball . . . three-year basketball letterman, earning second team all-conference in basketball as a junior.
Personal - - Born 10/05/94 . . . given name is Isaac . . . pre-business major . . . parents are Kris and Tim Boettger . . . member of prep Honor Roll with a 3.5 career GPA . . . one of two players from Cedar Falls on Iowa roster . . . high school coaches were Pat Mitchell and Brad Remmert.