External Report Looking into Racial Bias in Iowa Football Released

July 30, 2020

Written by Rob Howe

Hawkeye Nation

IOWA CITY, Iowa – Thursday morning, the University of Iowa released a report of an external investigation looking into allegations of racial bias within the schools football program.

“I have read the report, and it is clear that the climate and culture must and will change within our football program,” UI President Bruce Harreld said. “Our student-athletes must have the ability to be true to themselves, and we cannot and will not tolerate a systemic process that inhibits authenticity.

“We have identified the issues, we have and will continue to address personnel matters, and we have started and will continue the needed change in our football program.”

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