Iowa hosts Wisconsin on Saturday at 2:30 p.m. (CT)
Iowa (3-1) defeated Pitt (3-1), 24-20, on Saturday at Heinz Field.
Assistant coaches LeVar Woods and Chris White meet with the media
Hawkeyes played 6 games decided by 3 points or fewer
Game notes: at Michigan
Iowa hosts Michigan State at Kinnick Stadium for the Hawkeyes Homecoming game.
2014 Honors- - Academic All-Big Ten for second straight year . . .2014 - - missed first three games of the season due to preseason injury and final three regular season games due to illness . . . saw first action of the season in 24-20 win at Pitt, returning one punt for eight yards . . . saw action in 24-10 win at Purdue as offense gained 420 yards total offense . . .handled all punt returns with fair catches at Purdue, and opened game with 36-yard KO return on the first KO return of his career . . . saw action in 45-29 win over Indiana as offense gained 426 yarsds total offense . . . handled all punt returns vs. Indiana, with three returns for two yards . . . saw action in 38-31 loss at Maryland, recording two punt returns for 13 yards, including a career-long of 11 yards . . . saw action in 48-7 win over Northwestern, recording two punt returns for minus 10 yards as offense gained 483 yards total offense . . . saw action in 51-14 loss at Minnesota, but had no statistics . . . did not see action in 30-14 win at Illinois due to illness . . . did not see action in 26-24 loss to No. 14 Wisconsin due to illness . . . did not see action in 37-34 overtime loss to Nebraska due to illness . . . saw action in 45-28 TaxSlayer Bowl loss to Tennessee, but had no statistics.
2013 Honors - - Academic All-Big Ten.
2013 - - Saw action in 12 games, recording three receptions for 11 yards and eight yards on three punt returns . . . saw first action of career in 30-27 opening loss to Northern Illinois, collecting one reception for zero yards . . . saw action in 28-14 win over Missouri State, but had no statistics as offense gained 491 yards total offense . . . saw action in 27-21 win at Iowa State, but had no statistics as offense gained 378 yards total offense . . . saw action in 59-3 win over Western Michigan, recording two punt returns for eight yards as offense gained 446 yards total offense and rushed for over 200 yards in fourth straight game . . . saw action in 23-7 win at Minnesota, but had no statistics as offense gained 464 yards and rushed for over 200 yards in fifth straight outing . . . saw action in 26-14 loss to Michigan State, recording two receptions for 11 yards . . . did not see action in 34-24 loss at Ohio State . . . saw action in 17-10 OT win over Northwestern, but had no statistics . . . saw action in 28-9 loss to Wisconsin, but had no statistics . . . saw action in 38-14 win at Purdue, but had no statistics as offense rushed for 318 yards and gained 509 yards total offense . . . saw action in 24-21 win over Michigan, but had no statistics as offense gained 407 yards total offense . . . saw action in 38-17 win at Nebraska, but had no statistics . . . saw action in 21-14 Outback Bowl loss to LSU, recording one punt return for no yards.
2012 - - Redshirted after joining the team as a walk-on.
High school honors - - Earned second team all-state honors as a senior . . . was first team all-conference as sophomore, junior and senior . . . Career - - holds school records for touchdowns in a game (six), points in a game (36), touchdown passes in a season (17) and career punt return yards (502) . . . set conference record for season punt return average (26.9 yards) . . . holds school record in long jump . . . team captain as a senior . . . rushed 106 times for 628 yards and 10 touchdowns as a sophomore . . . rushed for 1,058 yards and 11 touchdowns on 160 carries as a junior and also had 10 receptions for 101 yards . . . had nine punt returns for 242 yards and two scores . . . as a senior completed 113-205 pass attempts for 1,749 yards and 17 touchdowns, while rushing 112 times for 866 yards and five touchdowns . . . recorded 45 tackles and five interceptions as a senior, while gaining 263 yards on eight punt returns . . . earned three letters as quarterback, running back and defensive back . . . also lettered basketball, track and baseball . . . state long jump champion as a sophomore and junior . . . won state title in 100-meter dash as a junior after placing second as a sophomore.
Personal - - Born 6/16/93 . . . pre-business major . . . member of National Honor Society . . . two-year Student Ambassador . . . earned Eagle Achievement Award . . . parents are Michelle and Steve McCarron . . . attended same high school as PK Mike Meyer . . . high school coach was Mike Mahoney.