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Hensley: Don’t disregard the UNI game, passing attack looked sharp

Iowa Hawkeyes tight end Noah Fant (87) runs with the ball during the Iowa/UNI football game at Kinnick Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. The Hawkeyes defeated the Panthers, 38-14.

Adam Hensley, Pregame Editor

September 16, 2018

There are two narratives when it comes to playing Northern Iowa. Scenario One: the Panthers beat the Hawkeyes — “Northern Iowa is much better than people give it credit for.” Scenario Two: The Hawkeyes beat the Panthers — “It’s UNI. Iowa should have won.” Iowa won on Sept. 15, for those l...

Report card: How did Iowa football look against Northern Iowa?

Iowa Hawkeyes quarterback Nate Stanley (4) squares up for contact during a game against Northern Iowa at Kinnick Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. The Hawkeyes defeated the Panthers 38–14.

Adam Hensley, Pregame Editor

September 16, 2018

Offense - B+ Iowa looked cohesive offensively for the first time this season. Nate Stanley finally found Nick Easley (10 times, for that matter), and he got Noah Fant going early on in the win. On the ground, Mekhi Sargent and Toren Young took turns gut-punching the Panthers with Ivory Kelly-Marti...

Iowa Supreme Court hears Dakota Access Pipeline case

Iowa Supreme Court hears Dakota Access Pipeline case

Julia Shanahan and Sarah Watson

September 17, 2018

The Iowa Supreme Court recently heard arguments from representatives of Iowa landowners in a case regarding the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline, which runs underneath 343 miles of Iowa. Lawyers representing the Sierra Club and Iowa landowners argued that acquiring land under eminent domain when t...

Iowa City promotes first female police captain

Captain Denise Brotherton is interviewed by the media on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. Capt. Brotherton is the first female captain of the ICPD.

Paul Elwell, News Reporter

September 13, 2018

After more than two decades of service to the Iowa City community, Denise Brotherton has been promoted to the rank of police captain. Brotherton was the first female lieutenant in the department’s history, and as of last month, she is now the first female captain as well. Brotherton joined the fo...

Kid Captain for UNI game considered Iowa football’s ‘good-luck charm’

Kid Captain Quinn Stumpf attends Kids' Day at Kinnick Stadium on Aug. 11, 2018.

Marissa Payne, Managing Editor

September 14, 2018

In her six years of life, Quinn Stumpf has beat the odds to live and taught others a great deal. Quinn, 6, from Riverside, Iowa, is the Kid Captain for Saturday’s Hawkeye football game against the Northern Iowa Panthers. The Kid Captain program is a partnership between the University of Iowa Stea...

Hawkeye football not overlooking Northern Iowa

Iowa running back Torren Young during Iowa's game against Iowa State at Kinnick Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018. The Hawkeyes defeated the Cyclones 13-3.

Adam Hensley, Pregame Editor

September 13, 2018

Arguably Iowa’s biggest game is right on the horizon. In just over one week, Big Ten play starts, meaning Wisconsin comes to Kinnick. That game could easily decide which program will win the Big Ten West. Meanwhile, the Hawkeyes enter Kinnick on the heels of an emotional 13-3 defensive slugfest again...

Iowa Board of Regents to unveil new multi-year tuition model in November

Regent Michael Richards listens to a presentation during a meeting in the Reiman Ballroom of the ISU Alumni Center in Ames on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017.

Katie Ann McCarver and Marissa Payne

September 13, 2018

After the state Board of Regents and the three public universities it governs convened in 2017 to examine ways to make tuition increases more predictable despite unstable state support, the regent president announced Thursday the regents will soon unveil a multi-year tuition model. Regent President...

Noah Fant holds major advantage for Hawkeye football

Iowa Tight End Noah Fant runs after a catch during Iowa's game against Iowa State at Kinnick Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018. The Hawkeyes defeated the Cyclones 13-3.

Anna Kayser, Assistant Sports Editor

September 13, 2018

Too fast for linebackers, too big for defensive backs, Noah Fant is a defensive coordinator’s worst nightmare. For opposing defenses, a lack of sleep comes from trying to stop Fant from running over numerous positions. “If you get a linebacker out there, it’s a lot of fun,” Fant said last season. ...

Jeffrey Nock no longer employed by University of Iowa following sexual-harassment allegations

A protester holds their sign during the Jeffery Nock protest outside of the Pappajohn Business Building on Aug. 30, 2018. Students and faculty turned out to protest Professor Jeffery B. Nock, who is still employed at the university despite issued a criminal trespass warning after allegedly taking photographs of women at the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center.

Marissa Payne, Managing Editor

September 13, 2018

Following allegations of sexual harassment in the spring, Jeffrey Nock, a Tippie College of Business lecturer, is “no longer employed by the University of Iowa,” Jeneane Beck, the UI assistant vice president for External Relations, informed The Daily Iowan on Thursday. Law-enforcement officials and witnesses...

Dueling views on Medicaid shape race for Iowa governor

Fred Hubbell, the Democratic nominee for governor, speaks to supporters in Iowa City on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018.

Emily Wangen and Sarah Watson

September 13, 2018

Two candidates for Iowa’s chief executive paint different portraits of the state of privatized Medicaid in their campaigns. In a Democratic field office in Iowa City on Wednesday evening, Iowa Democratic gubernatorial candidate Fred Hubbell contended that the privatized Medicaid system under his opp...

Iowa football sees strength in the secondary

Iowa strong safety Amani Hooker dives into the end zone after intercepting a pass on Ohio State's first play from scrimmage during Iowa's game against Ohio State at Kinnick Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The Hawkeyes defeated the Buckeyes 55 to 24.

Adam Hensley, Pregame Editor

September 12, 2018

Through the first two weeks of college football, one thing is clear: Iowa’s defense is good. The defensive line essentially stole the show, with A.J. Epenesa, Parker Hesse, Anthony Nelson, and Matt Nelson wreaking havoc on the line. But Iowa’s secondary hasn’t received the hype or attention as...