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No ESPN For the Hawkeyes

David Schwartz

May 22, 2016

The Big Ten talked about a lot of things last week, including their ongoing TV rights negotiations. One aspect to that was that there is no guarantee of ESPN being in its future. David Schwartz isn’t sure that is a good idea.

Schwartz: The NCAA Gets Desperate

David Schwartz

May 19, 2016

The NCAA faces many challenges, but its greatest – the continuing debate over whether and how to pay athletes – refuses to go away. This past week the NCAA asked the Supreme Court of the United States to hear what’s become known as “The O’Bannon Case.” This was the case originally filed in 2009 by… Read more »

Schwartz: Iowa Sports – Success, Lawsuits, and the Future

David Schwartz

May 8, 2016

Hawkeye Nation’s David Schwartz recently interviewed Iowa Athletics Director Gary Barta for this piece on the year that was for the program and what’s ahead for the school from a sports perspective.

Schwartz: More football? Already?

David Schwartz

March 31, 2016

Iowa sports teams have taken their fans on a wonderful ride during the 2015-16 year. HN Columnist David Schwartz would like a break to recover and reflect but spring football his upon him and everyone else in Hawkeye Nation.

2015-2015 Iowa Basketball Autopsy

David Schwartz

March 27, 2016

The Iowa basketball season is over, and David Schwartz takes a final look at what happened and why.

Schwartz: The Future is Here for Hawkeye Women’s Hoops

David Schwartz

March 14, 2016

The Iowa women’s basketball team fell off of its consistent run as Big Ten title contender in 2015-16. Despite its inability to challenge for the crown, the Hawkeyes featured a youthful nucleus that bodes well for the future, writes HN Columnist Dave Schwartz.

Schwartz: Iowa’s Senior Moment

David Schwartz

March 6, 2016

The Hawkeyes’ win, 71-61 in Ann Arbor, refocused the storyline. Out – at least for now – is “what went wrong?” Back in play is, “How good is Iowa and how far can it go in the Big Ten and NCAA tournaments?”

A Look Back at Memorable Moments for Iowa Seniors

Mitch Smith

February 29, 2016

Tuesday night the Iowa seniors will play their final home game at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. HN’s Mitch Smith takes a look back at the group’s career accomplishments as they prepare to take on Big Ten Champion Indiana.

Schwartz: Hawkeye Fans Have Their Say

David Schwartz

February 29, 2016

Iowa fans sounded off on social media Sunday night after their team dropped its third game in a row. HN Columnist Dave Swartz caught what was said and compiled it into a piece on the Top 5 thoughts emanating from the minds of the Hawkeye Faithful.

Schwartz: Five Thoughts on Wisconsin Loss

David Schwartz

February 24, 2016

Adam Woodbury had a monster night, but the Hawkeyes are struggling to find scoring options other than Peter Jok & Jarrod Uthoff. Here are five thoughts following the Wisconsin loss

Schwartz: Looking for Answers for Iowa Hoops

David Schwartz

February 21, 2016

David Schwartz asks “what about Iowa’s basketball team should worry us” following last week’s bumpy home win against Minnesota and loss at Penn State?

This Week in Hawkeye Twitter

David Schwartz

February 9, 2016

What did you miss in Hawkeye Twitter last week? Mostly good things..and some great things.

Schwartz: When Hawkeyes Get Political

David Schwartz

January 31, 2016

The Iowa caucuses are nearly upon us, which means the circus will be leaving the state soon…but not before politics has crossed over into sports.

Schwartz: Are We Not Entertained?

David Schwartz

January 27, 2016

In light of the CTE report surrounding Tyler Sash’s death, HN contributor David Schwartz takes a hard look at the entertainment value of football.

Last Week in Hawkeye Twitter

David Schwartz

January 18, 2016

There are weeks as Hawkeye fans when we want to turn off social media. This was not one of those weeks

Schwartz: Final Thoughts from Pasadena

Jon Miller

January 5, 2016

David Schwartz shares some of the things he saw from Pasadena, and some of the things he feels we need to discuss before closing the lid on the 2016 Rose Bowl

Rose Bowl Predictions

Jon Miller

January 1, 2016

Today is the day; it’s Iowa vs Stanford in the 2016 Rose Bowl. The Hawkeye Nation team of contributors offer their predictions on The Grandaddy of Them All

Schwartz: Reactions from MSU Win

David Schwartz

December 30, 2015

David Schwartz reacts to Iowa’s historic win against Michigan State from Tuesday night

Schwartz: Oh Good, It’s the Spartans

David Schwartz

December 29, 2015

David Schwartz sheds some light on Iowa’s struggles against Michigan State in basketball and the opportunity (and challenge) that lies ahead tonight.

Schwartz: Let’s Talk Basketball

David Schwartz

December 11, 2015

David Schwartz checks in on the development of the Iowa basketball program.

Hawkeye Predictions for Michigan State

Jon Miller

December 3, 2015

One more time…our group of HawkeyeNation.com contributors offer up their predictions and previews for this week’s Iowa football game. This time, it’s for a Big Ten Championship.

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