Swimming and diving championships a huge score for Iowa and community


The 2014-15 men’s NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships will be held at the Campus Recreation & Wellness Center, marking a huge accomplishment for the University of Iowa. “It’s a high-profile meet,” Hawkeye head swimming coach Marc Long said. “From a swimming and diving perspective, it’s one of the most elite meets in the world.” The […]

Q&A: Basabe still has big plans as professional basketball player and entrepreneur


The Daily Iowan: You made a return to the Prime Time League last week; how’d that come about? Melsahn Basabe: That was my first game since the season, and I really hadn’t played much up and down. I really just came to start getting into game shape and getting my legs under me. DI: Playing […]

Hawks in the NFL: Clayborn enters pivotal season in contract year


Clayborn out to prove his worth Four years ago, Adrian Clayborn became the highest drafted Hawkeye player since 2006 when Tampa Bay took him with the No. 20 overall pick — no Hawkeye has been taken higher since. In his rookie campaign, Clayborn looked like the real deal, posting 7.5 sacks as a defensive end […]

Hawks in the NFL: Ex-Hawks have chances in NFL


Anthony Hitchens will try to fill void for Cowboys When Sean Lee tore his ACL in mini-camp, the Dallas Cowboys were left with a gigantic hole at middle linebacker. The veteran Pro-Bowler was the leader of the Cowboys’ defense, and now someone must fill his shoes. Fourth-round draft pick and former Hawkeye linebacker Anthony Hitchens […]