Archive | June, 2015

Notebook: Offensive moving forward

Members of the Iowa football team held court with the media Wednesday. One of the biggest question marks for Iowa entering the season is how exactly this team will define itself on offense. Quarterback C.J. Beathard got several chances to show off his powerful arm last season and wide receiver Tevaun Smith will likely be […]

Hickman selected by White Sox in MLB Draft

Iowa right-handed pitcher Blake Hickman was drafted in the seventh round of the 2015 MLB Draft by the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday. The 6-foot-5 hurler attended high school at Simeon Academy on Chicago’s south side, and now will have the chance to play for his hometown team. Hickman was a staple in the Hawkeyes’ […]

Uthoff invited to Nike basketball camp

Iowa basketball senior forward Jarrod Uthoff earned an invitation to compete in the 2015 Nike Basketball Academy in California on June 26-30. The 6-foot-9 native of Cedar Rapids will partake in activities partially conducted by NBA superstars such as LeBron James and Kevin Durant. Uthoff received third-team all-Big Ten honors as a junior last season, after averaging […]

Office for Civil Rights to investigate UI for handling of Griesbaum case

The Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights will open an investigation regarding the treatment of four female student athletes.  By Ian Murphy The Office for Civil Rights of the U.S. Department of Education will investigate the University of Iowa for failure to investigate a complaint of sex discrimination filed by four current or former […]