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Schwartz: Beathard Displays Right Kind of Confidence

David Schwartz

September 1, 2016

Confidence is good if it’s carried the right way. HN Columnist David Schwartz writes that C.J. Beathard has a handle on it.

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Schwartz: Ceiling? What ceiling?

David Schwartz

August 24, 2016

Desmond King believes there’s plenty of room to grow after a consensus All-American season, writes HN Columnist David Schwartz.

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Schwartz: Resurrecting Akrum Wadley

David Schwartz

August 7, 2016

HN’s David Schwartz writes about the resurrection of Iowa Running Back Akrum Wadley.

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Schwartz: Ferentz isn’t Boring, He’s Refreshing

David Schwartz

July 31, 2016

Michigan’s Jim Harbaugh might garner a lot of attention with his antics but Kirk Ferentz’s low-key approach at Iowa is refreshing, writes HN Columnist David Schwartz.

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Schwartz: When Politics Meets the Hawkeyes

Rob Howe

July 27, 2016

HN Columnist Dave Schwartz tackles the topic of when politics meet up with the Hawkeyes.

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Schwartz: Finally, College Football is Back

David Schwartz

July 21, 2016

HN Columnist David Schwartz writes that it’s time to get excited. College football is back.

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Schwartz: It Pays to be in the Big Ten

David Schwartz

July 12, 2016

Syracuse hired a new athletic director last week. Please don’t stop reading. I promise I’ll bring this around to Iowa. The Orange hired alum John Wildhack. This is more than a feel-good story of an alum coming back to lead his alma mater. It’s a cutthroat maneuver by Syracuse that plays the odds in today’s…

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Schwartz: Got Your Brackets Ready?

David Schwartz

June 22, 2016

HN Columnist David Schwartz is talking NCAA Basketball Bracketology…in June. And he couldn’t be happier to do so.

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Neugent: In Heaven There is No Beer, but There Should Be at Kinnick

Sean Neugent

June 15, 2016

Selling beer throughout college football stadiums is becoming more common. It doesn’t look like that change will coming soon to Iowa, however. HN’s Sean Neugent weighs in on the topic.

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Schwartz: The Upgrade Kinnick Stadium Needs

David Schwartz

June 14, 2016

HN Columnist Dave Schwartz applauds UI’s decision to upgrade cell service at historic Kinnick Stadium. He believes it’s essential for fans to enjoy the experience in the modern world.

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Schwartz: ‘New Kirk’ Ferentz Still Lives

David Schwartz

June 2, 2016

Kirk Ferentz told the Des Moines Register this week that he’s working on changes for bowl preparation. HN’s David Schwartz says that’s good news for Hawkeye fans.

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100 Days & Five Questions

David Schwartz

May 26, 2016

Five burning questions about football as the countdown to Hawkeye kickoff reaches 100 days

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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.

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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…

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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?”

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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.

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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.

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