Hawkeye Recruiting

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Georgia LB Hopes to Visit Hawkeyes Soon

Rob Howe

January 11, 2016

Iowa continues to pursue prospects in the talent-rich Atlanta area. One of its top targets in 2017 is linnebacker Malik Robinson, who likes what he’s hearing from the Hawkeyes.

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Recruiting Round-Up: Finishing Up ’16, Pouncing on ’17

Rob Howe

January 8, 2016

With signing day less than a month away, college football programs are jockeying for position in their pursuit of prospects. Here are some notes related to the Hawkeyes.

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Top ’17 S Target Neal Learning About Iowa from ’16 Commit

Rob Howe

January 7, 2016

Class of 2016 commit Kyle Taylor is helping Iowa recruit in his area of the country, around Washington D.C. One of the prospects he’s working on is ’17 Safety Damani Neal, who likes the Hawkeyes a lot.

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“Ironhead” Heyward’s Son High on Hawkeyes

Rob Howe

January 6, 2016

Iowa jumped in early with the son of former Pitt and NFL RB Craig “Ironhead” Heyward and has kept an open mind about Connor Heyward’s future position. That’s put the Hawkeyes in good position with the Georgia standout.

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’17 4-Star RB Could Next New England Prep to Star at Iowa

Rob Howe

January 6, 2016

Iowa has found success recruiting New England prep schools in the past. That’s especially true at RB, where it’s landed Shonn Greene and Fred Russell. The Hawkeyes are pursuing another talented ball carrier in the ’17 Class, A.J. Dillon.

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Athletic ’17 MD LB Ayinde Eley Likes Relationship with Iowa

Rob Howe

January 5, 2016

The Washington D.C.-Maryland-Virginia (DMV) area has been fertile recruiting territory for Iowa in recent years. The Hawkeyes are hitting that location hard again in the 2017 cycle and OLB Ayinde Eley is a top target.

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’17 Bama LB with Iowa Ties Liking Hawkeyes

Rob Howe

January 4, 2016

The Iowa coaches have hit the South on the recruiting trail. They landed running back Eric Graham from Alabama in ’15. The Hawkeyes are back in the state working on ’17 LB Thomas Johnston, who has Iowa ties.

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’17 MD RB Says Chris White Seems Like Best Friend

Rob Howe

January 4, 2016

Iowa is pursuing hard running backs in the 2017 class. One of the recruits near the top of their list is Maryland ball carrier Tayon Fleet-Davis. He said Hawkeye Assistant Chris White is like a best friend.

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Canzeri-Like Texas RB Likes Iowa Offense

Rob Howe

January 3, 2016

The Hawkeyes are hard after running backs in the 2017 class and one of the more interesting prospects is Texas ball carrier Rajan Cunningham. He spoke with Hawkeye Nation about his recruitment by Iowa.

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Stanford Dwarfs Hawks in Recruiting Pedigree

Rob Howe

December 26, 2015

IOWA CITY, Iowa – Iowa is enjoying one of those seasons that makes recruiting analysts look bad. The developmental program carries a No. 5 ranking into Friday‚Äôs Rose Bowl on the shoulders of key players who were ho-hum high school prospects. Recruiting rankings meant little when the Hawkeyes won their first 12 games this season.…

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Detroit OT Alaric Jackson High on Hawkeyes

Rob Howe

December 23, 2015

Iowa is down to its last few available scholarships in the 2016 Class. Detroit OT Alaric Jackson is among the players highest on the Hawkeyes’ board. He talks upcoming official visit with HN.

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Iowa Leads for ’17 KC CB Djimon Colbert

Rob Howe

December 23, 2015

Iowa was the first school to offer Class of 2017 Kansas City CB Djimon Colbert. The Hawkeyes lead for his services and a decision could be on the horizon.

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Lattimore, Beyer Offers Show Silly Season Alive, Well

Rob Howe

December 21, 2015

During the weekend, rival programs offered a pair of Iowa football commitments – Cedrick Lattimore and Shaun Beyer. It sounded the horn that the recruiting silly season was underway in Hawkeye Nation.

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Four-Star ’17 RB Eno Benjamin Says Hawkeyes Lead

Rob Howe

December 17, 2015

Four-Star Texas RB Eno Benjamin Tweeted this week that Iowa leads for his services. The Class of 2017 standout told HawkeyeNation.com why the Hawkeyes are standing out.

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Jovan Swann Still Interested in Iowa

Rob Howe

December 16, 2015

Class of 2016 Indiana DT Jovan Swann long has been high on Iowa’s recruiting board. He talked with HN about where things stand with he and the Hawkeyes.

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Epenesa Racking Up the Offers

Jon Miller

December 9, 2015

The Iowa Hawkeyes are in the mix for one of the best football players in the Class of 2017. He’s AJ Epenesa and his offer list is spectacular.

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Iowa RB Commit Toren Young is Setting Records

Jon Miller

October 25, 2015

Iowa running back commit Toren Young leads the state of Wisconsin in rushing as a prep senior this year. Take a look some of his senior season footage here.

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Omaha Prep Spurns Huskers, Picks Hawkeyes

Jon Miller

August 28, 2015

A prep tight end from Omaha with an offer from the Cornhuskers chose Iowa on live Nebraska radio on Friday. That’s a good ending to the week

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Hawkeyes Rack Up More Commitments

Jon Miller

June 29, 2015

A busy month on the recruiting front is ending with a flurry as three players have committed to Iowa on Monday

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Hawkeye Headlines: Commits & Hoops

Jon Miller

June 22, 2015

It was a busy black and gold weekend for the football and basketball programs, with plenty of action and recruiting commitments.

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Hawkeyes Add Star Running Back

Jon Miller

June 18, 2015

The Iowa Hawkeyes picked up a verbal commitment from a Midwest running back with plenty of offers, including one from Michigan

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