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DC DE Tyree Johnson Picks Up Hawkeye Offer, Impressed with Iowa

Rob Howe

April 6, 2016

The Washington D.C. has been good to Iowa on the recruiting trail. The Hawkeyes dipped back into that area on Tuesday with an offer for defensive end Tyree Johnson, who tells HN he’s very impressed with the Hawkeyes.

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Ivory Kelly-Martin Goes In-Depth on Decision to Join Hawkeyes

Rob Howe

April 6, 2016

Iowa landed a running back in its 2017 class on Monday and he’s a good one. Chicago ball carrier Ivory Kelly-Martin chose the Hawkeyes ahead of schools like Arizona, Wisconsin and Illinois. He goes in-depth on his decision with HN.

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4-Star TX RB Eno Benjamin Has Mind Made Up, Announcement Coming

Rob Howe

April 5, 2016

Eno Benjamin is a name familiar to most Iowa fans who follow recruiting. The 4-Star RB from Texas announced Monday he would be committing to a college on April 18. HN caught up with him Tuesday to find out if the Hawkeyes still lead for his services, how the public will learn of his decision and how he reacted to Iowa picking up a RB pledge on Monday.

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Local Lineman Alex Kleinow Hearing Positive Feedback from Hawkeyes

Rob Howe

April 5, 2016

Alex Kleinow decided as a freshman that it was a time to focus on football. It’s paid off for the Iowa City West High offensive lineman, who holds offers from Iowa State and Colorado State, and is hearing good things from the Hawkeyes.

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MN LB Kolade Amusan Sees Iowa as Place to Reach Full Potential

Rob Howe

April 3, 2016

Kolade Amusan is a player with room to grow. The linebacker from the Twin Cities sees Iowa as a place for him to reach his full potential on the field and off of it.

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Wisconsin DE Garrity Believes Transition to Iowa Could be Smooth One

Rob Howe

April 3, 2016

T.J. Garrity received his first in-person look at Iowa last month and the Wisconsin defensive end left town impressed. Garrity felt he fit well into the Hawkeye scheme and also into the culture of the program.

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Minnesota’s Brock Boltmann Feels Like He Fits at Iowa

Rob Howe

April 2, 2016

The Hawkeyes have a history of taking athletic high school quarterbacks and making them successful at other positions in college. Minnesota’s Brock Boltmann fits into that category and feels like Iowa could be a place for him to succeed.

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Dowling’s Peter Nank Plans to Prove Himself at Iowa Camp

Rob Howe

March 31, 2016

Peter Nank is pleased with how his relationship with Iowa is going. The West Des Moines Dowling Catholic offensive lineman hopes to take the next step with the Hawkeyes when he camps with them this summer.

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Dowling’s Hummel Likes What He’s Hearing from Hawkeyes

Rob Howe

March 29, 2016

West Des Moines Dowling Catholic has won the state’s last three Class 4A championships. It also has produced plenty of D-I talent. One of its top players in ’17 is linebacker Jake Hummel. He and the Hawkeyes have mutual interest.

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Terrell Carey Could Team with Friend Toren Young at Iowa

Rob Howe

March 29, 2016

The Hawkeyes picked up recruiting in Wisconsin last cycle, landing three players from the state. Iowa has gone back across the border in 2017 and one of the prospects its evaluating in Madison WR Terrell Carey, a good friend of RB commitment Toren Young.

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Wisconsin DL Schultz Coveting Courtship with Hawkeyes

Rob Howe

March 28, 2016

One of the main quests for recruits is to find a fit when it comes to a college. Wisconsin’s Nathan Schultz felt at home with the Hawkeyes earlier this mont when he stopped at Iowa for a junior day.

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In-State DE Levi Duwa Building Relationship with Iowa

Rob Howe

March 27, 2016

Levi Duwa has gained an understanding of what Iowa football program is about. The in-state defensive end attended every game at Kinnick Stadium last season and stopped back for a junior day earlier this month. He talked to HN about where he stands with the Hawkeyes.

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Epenesa Has Golden Touch

Jon Miller

March 26, 2016

Iowa football commitment AJ Epenesa is a man amongst boys on the football field. That’s the way it is for him in track and field, as well.

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NJ WR Frank Darby Closer to Being Hawkeye, Visiting in April

Rob Howe

March 24, 2016

Frank Darby expected to sign with Iowa in February before learning he needed a higher SAT score. He’s taken the test and is ready for the next step. Get the latest on his situation from HawkeyeNation.com.

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Rowell Enjoys Tour from Matt Bowen at Iowa’s Junior Day

Rob Howe

March 15, 2016

Jordan Rowell received an educated tour of Iowa when he took in its junior day on March 6. His high school coach, Matt Bowen, played Safety for the Hawkeyes. Rowell talked to HN about this visit and how Iowa rates for him.

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Colbert Looking Forward to Matching Up with New Husker Commit McQuitty

Rob Howe

March 14, 2016

When Djimon Colbert committed to Iowa last weekend, he hoped friend and fellow Missouri product Jaevon McQuitty would join him. Instead, McQuitty picked Nebraska and now the two are looking forward to the rivalry.

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Hawks Still No. 1 with Eno Benjamin After Iowa, Michigan Visits

Rob Howe

March 11, 2016

Eno Benjamin came into the week with important plans. The four-star running back from Texas visited Big Ten rivals Michigan, Northwestern and Iowa. He came away from the stops the same way in which in embarked on them – with the Hawkeyes at the top of his list.

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Andrew Clair Says Iowa Staff Already Treating Him Like Family

Rob Howe

March 11, 2016

A frequent visitor, Andrew Clair, who holds an Iowa offer, stopped back for the program’s junior day on Sunday. The St. Louis RB/DB said it provided another opportunity to become more comfortable with the Hawkeyes.

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Newly Offered IL RB Kelly-Martin Views Iowa as Great Fit

Rob Howe

March 10, 2016

Ivory Kelly-Martin rushed for more than 2,000 yards and 30 touchdowns as a junior. The Hawkeyes liked what they saw in the Illinois RB and offered him a scholarship on Sunday during a visit. He liked what he saw and heard at Iowa, and believes it’s a place at which he could thrive.

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Desmond King Makes Impression on Indy S Ben Stewart

Rob Howe

March 9, 2016

Ben Stewart, who picked an offer last month, saw Iowa in person for the first time on Sunday. The Indianapolis safety enjoyed his time with the Hawkeyes and tells HN they’re high on his list of prospective schools.

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Iowa Coaches Make ’18 RB Markese Stepp Feel Like He’s Already on Roster

Rob Howe

March 9, 2016

Recently offered Class of 2018 RB Markese Stepp received his first look at the Iowa campus on Sunday. The Indianapolis product, who also boasts Notre Dame and MSU offers, loved what he saw and heard from the Hawkeyes.

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