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
Game notes: vs. Purdue
Game notes: at Northwestern
Iowa hosts Michigan State at Kinnick Stadium for the Hawkeyes Homecoming game.
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.