University of Iowa cornerback all smiles when contact drills commence
Darrell Wilson shifts from linebackers to defesnsive backs in 2012
Hawkeyes begin drills on Wednesday
Iowa makes 10th bowl appearance under Kirk Ferentz
Hawkeyes to make 26th bowl appearance
Central Michigan at Iowa Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012
Hawk-Item - - One of 10 true freshmen to see action in 2011.
2011 - - Saw action in 11 games, recording three solo tackles and one assist . . . saw first action of career in 31-27 win over Pittsburgh, but had no statistics . . . saw action in 45-17 win over Louisiana-Monroe, recording one assisted tackle as defense allowed just 59 net rushing yards . . . saw action in 13-3 loss at Penn State, but had no statistics . . . saw action in 41-31 win over Northwestern, but had no statistics . . . saw action in 45-24 win over Indiana, but had no statistics . . . saw action in 22-21 loss at Minnesota, recording one solo tackle . . . saw action in 24-16 win over 13th-ranked Michigan, recording one solo tackle . . . saw action in 37-21 loss to Michigan State, but had no statistics . . . saw action in 31-21 win at Purdue, but had no statistics . . . saw action in 20-7 loss at Nebraska, but had no statistics . . . saw action in Insight Bowl loss to Oklahoma, recording one solo tackle.
High school honors - - Earned first team all-Ohio, all-state, all-conference, all-district and all-NBC as a senior . . . earned first team all-conference honors as a junior and was second team selection as a sophomore . . . Career - - earned three letters in football while playing quarterback, linebacker and defensive back . . . passed for 1,508 yards and had 853 rushing yards as a senior, while collecting 106 tackles and two interceptions . . . scored 27 touchdowns as a senior and 16 as a junior . . . had 1,231 passing yards and 556 rushing yards as a junior . . . totaled 100 tackles as a junior, with three interceptions . . . as a sophomore recorded 842 passing yards and 410 rushing yards . . . also recorded 48 tackles and four interceptions and scored seven touchdowns . . . also earned four letters as basketball point guard, helping basketball team advance to regionals his last two years . . . holds school record for career passing yards . . . team captain as a senior.
Personal - - Born 4/17/92 in Edina, MN . . . open major . . . NBC Scholar Athlete as a junior and senior . . . parents are Kellee and Kirk Lowdermilk . . . high school coach was Dan Detwiler.