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Colbert Down to Iowa & Nebraska, Decision Coming Next Month

Rob Howe

February 13, 2016

Iowa identified Kansas City DB Djimon Colbert early in the recruiting process and became the first school to offer him a scholarship. Now, he said he’s down to the Hawkeyes and Nebraska and a commitment will come next month.

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Michigan Big Man Faulds Checks Out Iowa Again

Rob Howe

February 9, 2016

The Hawkeyes are hunting for a big man to fill their final available scholarship in the 2017 Class. Michigan big man Jaron Faulds sits on Iowa’s radar and recently visited the Big Ten School for the second time.

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Iowa Coaches Tell TX QB He Can Open Up Playbook

Rob Howe

February 8, 2016

The Iowa coaches have told Texas QB Kamron Fields they think he can open up their playbook. He told HN why.

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Iowa Takes Rare Dip in CA with Bell Offer

Rob Howe

February 8, 2016

Iowa took a rare dip into California with a scholarship offer on Monday. Golden State receiver Maurice Bell tells HN that he’s intrigued by the Hawkeye opportunity.

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Hawkeye Hoops Recruiting Class of ’17 Big Board 1.0

Rob Howe

February 8, 2016

Iowa is aiming high in the Class of 2017 and with the success of Fran McCaffery’s Hawkeyes this winter, they might hit their target. See who some of the top players being pursued in our HN Class of ’17 Big Board 1.0.

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Listen: Signing Day Radio Show on KGYM

Rob Howe

February 6, 2016

HawkeyeNation.com’s Rob Howe joined Scott Unash and Todd Brommelkamp for two hours of signing day talk on Saturday. If you missed the show or just want to hear it again, we’ve got you covered with the podcast.

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NJ QB Picks Up Hawkeyes Offer, Says He’ll Visit in Spring

Rob Howe

February 5, 2016

Iowa offered its second quarterback in the Class of 2017 Friday. New Jersey signal-caller Johnathan Lewis says he fits well into the Hawkeye attack and plans to visit the school in the spring.

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Graduate Transfer Ron Coluzzi Could Fill Multiple Roles for Iowa

Rob Howe

February 5, 2016

On Thursday, Iowa added its fourth walk-on specialist in the last month. Ron Coluzzi, a graduate transfer from Central Michigan, told HawkeyeNation.com that Iowa was an easy choice for him.

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HN Football Recruiting Class of ’17 Big Board 1.0

Rob Howe

February 4, 2016

With the Class of 2016 signed, it’s time to move on to the next cycle. Hawkeye Nation brings you the ’17 Football Recruiting Big Board 1.0.

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HN TV: Kirk Ferentz on Alaric, Stanley, Carnival Atmosphere Surrounding Recruiting

Rob Howe

February 3, 2016

Iowa Coach Kirk Ferentz met with the media on Wednesday to talk about his 2016 Recruiting Class. HN TV brings you the highlights of the press conference, including his take on the flashy recruiting approaches springing up around the country.

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Ferentz Signing Day Transcript

Jon Miller

February 3, 2016

Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz introduces his 2016 Signing Class in this lengthy and must-read press conference transcript

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Hawkeyes Land Detroit OT Alaric Jackson

Rob Howe

February 3, 2016

Iowa finished off its 2016 recruiting class in a big way Wednesday when Detroit Offensive Tackle Alaric Jackson verbally committed. Jackson was believed to be the 25th and final pledge in the cycle for the Hawkeyes.

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Keep Up with ’16 Recruits As They Sign with Hawkeyes

Rob Howe

February 3, 2016

It’s National Signing Day for the Recruiting Class of 2016. See when the letters of intent for each prospect come into the Iowa football offices.

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Hawkeyes National Signing Day Superlatives

Rob Howe

February 2, 2016

On the eve of national signing day, Hawkeye Nation Recruiting Analyst Rob Howe brings you his “Signing Day Superlatives”. Find out who he likes as his Sleepers, Most Intriguing, the One that Got Away and guys in other fun categories.

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Get to Know Hawkeyes 2016 Recruiting Class

Rob Howe

February 1, 2016

On Wednesday, Iowa will welcome into the fold its newest batch of recruits. Twenty five prospects from around the country are expected to come aboard with the Hawkeyes on National Signing Day. Get to know the 2016 Class with Hawkeye Nation.

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KC Punter Jackson Terry Couldn’t Pass Up Iowa Opportunity

Rob Howe

January 30, 2016

Jackson Terry earlier this month told HN that he probably wouldn’t play college football if he didn’t receive a scholarship. The Kansas City punter had a chance of heart after rethinking it and committed to the Hawkeyes this week.

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Council Bluffs Kicker Caleb Shudak Accepts Iowa’s Walk-On Opportunity

Rob Howe

January 30, 2016

Iowa added its second walk-on kicker of the week Friday when Council Bluffs Lewis Central High’s Caleb Shudak committed to the Hawkeyes.

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Alaric Jackson Reflects on Iowa Visit, Talks Announcement Time

Rob Howe

January 27, 2016

Iowa received a visit from one of its top targets on the offensive line this past weekend. Detroit lineman Alaric Jackson came away impressed with what he saw and tells Hawkeye Nation all about it and when a decision might be coming,

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Hawkeyes Land North Carolina Kicker Keith Duncan

Rob Howe

January 26, 2016

Iowa was searching for a kicker to come in next season and compete for the starting job with returnees Miguel Recinos and Mick Ellis. It found one on Tuesday when North Carolina’s Keith Duncan committed to the Hawkeyes.

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TE Noah Fant Tells Omaha Radio He’s Not Firm with Hawkeyes

Rob Howe

January 26, 2016

The roller-coaster ride that has been Noah Fant’s recruitment travels into the home stretch with signing day just more than a week away. The Omaha Tight End told local radio station 1620 The Zone Tuesday morning that he liked his Iowa official visit but will be visiting Minnesota this coming weekend.

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Miller & Howe Talk Recruiting, Hoops & Pigskin

Jon Miller

January 25, 2016

Jon Miller & Rob Howe cover a lot of ground in this 40-minute podcast, with both football and basketball recruiting, plus talk related to Iowa football and basketball. Wall to wall Hawk talk.

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