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Austin Hanson

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Austin Hanson is the Sports Editor at The Daily Iowan. He is a junior at the University of Iowa studying Journalism and Communications as well as Sport and Recreation Management. Since joining the DI staff in the fall of 2019, Austin has covered 15 different Hawkeye sports, highlighted by wrestling, men’s basketball, and women’s basketball. Prior to becoming Sports Editor, Austin was the Assistant Sports Editor.

Austin Hanson, Sports Editor

Jan 17, 2021
Iowa men’s basketball overcomes Northwestern, shuffled schedule (Story)
Jan 13, 2021
Iowa-Michigan State matchup postponed (Story)
Jan 11, 2021
Tippett and Stoops elected to College Football Hall of Fame (Story)
Jan 07, 2021
Iowa men’s hoops team makes statements on and off the court in road win over Maryland (Story)
Dec 31, 2020
Iowa wrestling announces 2020-21 schedule (Story)
Dec 23, 2020
Judge temporarily saves Iowa women’s swim and dive (Story)
Dec 22, 2020
Rejuvenated Iowa team follows loss to Gonzaga with win over Purdue (Story)
Dec 21, 2020
Hawkeye football pauses in-person activities (Story)
Dec 20, 2020
Opinion | Now is not the time to give up on the Hawkeyes (Story)
Dec 19, 2020
Hawkeyes perform poorly at Pentagon (Story)
Dec 17, 2020
One-on-one with former Iowa guard B.J. Armstrong (Story)
Dec 17, 2020
Freshman Tory Taylor named Big Ten Punter of the Year (Story)
Dec 15, 2020
Iowa (Story)
Dec 15, 2020
12 Hawkeyes receive All-Big Ten Offensive honors (Story)
Dec 13, 2020
Hawkeyes raise Heartland Trophy for the first time in five years (Story)
Dec 13, 2020
Hawkeyes lock in on Northern Illinois as matchup with Gonzaga looms (Story)
Dec 12, 2020
Defense dominates in Iowa’s 28-7 win over Wisconsin (Story)
Dec 12, 2020
Halftime reactions: Iowa leads Wisconsin 6-0 in punting battle (Story)
Dec 12, 2020
Garza overcomes foul trouble to lead Iowa past Iowa State (Story)
Dec 10, 2020
Around the Big Ten Week 8: Where to watch the Iowa-Wisconsin football game. (Story)
Dec 10, 2020
Bohannon set for return to Cy-Hawk rivalry (Story)
Dec 09, 2020
Iowa-Gonzaga matchup to be held without fans (Story)
Dec 08, 2020
COVID-19 wreaks havoc on Week 8 of Big Ten football season (Story)
Dec 08, 2020
Hawkeyes find alternative scoring options as Garza struggles early against Tar Heels (Story)
Dec 08, 2020
Judge denies Iowa women’s swimmers restraining order request (Story)
Dec 07, 2020
No. 3 Hawkeyes set for clash with No. 16 North Carolina at Carver (Story)
Dec 07, 2020
Gable officially awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom (Story)
Dec 05, 2020
Clark cools down as Hawkeyes defeat Badgers (Story)
Dec 03, 2020
Garza garners lofty comparisons after win over Western Illinois (Story)
Dec 03, 2020
Week 7 scouting report | Illinois (Story)
Dec 02, 2020
Heflin quickly impacting Hawkeye football program (Story)
Dec 01, 2020
Iowa (Story)
Dec 01, 2020
Garza, Wieskamp named to Wooden Award Top 50 Watch List (Story)
Nov 30, 2020
Fant struggles, Hockenson excels in Week 12 of NFL season (Story)
Nov 30, 2020
Clark named Big Ten Co-Freshman of the Week (Story)
Nov 30, 2020
Duncan named Big Ten Co-Special Teams Player of the Week (Story)
Nov 24, 2020
Special teams play proving pivotal for Hawkeye football (Story)
Nov 23, 2020
Iowa women’s basketball announces 2020-21 schedule (Story)
Nov 19, 2020
One-on-one with former Iowa defensive back Sean Considine (Story)
Nov 19, 2020
Garza named to Naismith Trophy Watch List (Story)
Nov 18, 2020
Former Hawkeye QB Nate Stanley offers advice to Spencer Petras (Story)
Nov 16, 2020
VanValkenburg named Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week (Story)
Nov 16, 2020
Week 10 unkind to NFL Hawkeyes (Story)
Nov 16, 2020
Reynolds issues new restrictions on recreational activities (Story)
Nov 15, 2020
Hawkeyes gaining steam after two blowout victories (Story)
Nov 14, 2020
Offensive line critical to Hawkeyes’ success (Story)
Nov 14, 2020
Iowa rushing attack led by Goodson, Sargent continues to dominate (Story)
Nov 13, 2020
Halftime reactions: Iowa’s ground game dominating, penalties dooming Minnesota (Story)
Nov 13, 2020
Iowa’s Keith Duncan nominated for Senior CLASS Award (Story)
Nov 12, 2020
Around the Big Ten: Week 4 (Story)
Nov 11, 2020
Iowa women’s basketball announces 2021-22 signing class (Story)
Nov 11, 2020
Wisconsin set to return to gridiron, Nebraska in the midst of QB controversy (Story)
Nov 10, 2020
Charlie Jones (Story)
Nov 09, 2020
Iowa softball appoints new Director of Operations (Story)
Nov 06, 2020
Garza named to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Award Watch List (Story)
Nov 05, 2020
Week 3 scouting report: Michigan State (Story)
Nov 04, 2020
Taylor off to successful start as Iowa’s punter (Story)
Nov 03, 2020
Iowa wrestling uncertainty (Story)
Nov 03, 2020
Wieskamp named to Jerry West Award Watch List (Story)
Nov 01, 2020
Eierman earns big win in Hawkeye Wrestling Club Showdown Open (Story)
Nov 01, 2020
Hawkeyes return to the mat in Showdown Open undercard (Story)
Oct 29, 2020
Hawkeye traditions on hold as Iowa prepares to host home football game with no fans in attendance (Story)
Oct 28, 2020
LaPorta aiming to be next great Iowa tight end (Story)
Oct 27, 2020
Michigan (Story)
Oct 27, 2020
Wisconsin dealing with QB shortage following positive COVID-19 tests (Story)
Oct 26, 2020
Iowa women’s gymnastics adds new assistant coach (Story)
Oct 25, 2020
Iowa won’t be defined by early loss to Purdue (Story)
Oct 25, 2020
ESPN’s Wright Thompson set to host virtual event with Prairie Lights (Story)
Oct 24, 2020
Spencer Petras inconsistent in first game as Iowa’s starter (Story)
Oct 24, 2020
Week 1 halftime reactions: Iowa leads Purdue, 17-14 (Story)
Oct 22, 2020
One-on-one with former Iowa tight end Dallas Clark (Story)
Oct 22, 2020
Heflin set to realize dreams in Hawkeye debut (Story)
Oct 21, 2020
Sam LaPorta (Story)
Oct 20, 2020
Joe Wieskamp (Story)
Oct 19, 2020
Women’s swimmers amend Title IX complaint (Story)
Oct 18, 2020
Depth a strength for Iowa basketball (Story)
Oct 16, 2020
Hawkeye Wrestling Club to allow fans at Showdown Open (Story)
Oct 14, 2020
Former Hawkeyes struggle in Week 5 of the NFL season (Story)
Oct 14, 2020
Gable to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom (Story)
Oct 11, 2020
Eierman finishes fifth at USA Wrestling Senior Nationals (Story)
Oct 10, 2020
Eierman falls in semifinals at USA Wrestling Senior Nationals (Story)
Oct 10, 2020
Eierman breezes into 2020 USA Wrestling Senior Nationals quarterfinals (Story)
Oct 08, 2020
USA Wrestling’s 2020 Senior Nationals will come to Coralville this weekend (Story)
Oct 07, 2020
Revamped Hawkeye defense aims to make impact in 2020 (Story)
Oct 06, 2020
McCaffery navigates complexities of pandemic (Story)
Sep 30, 2020
Opinion | The Hawkeyes can make the 2020-21 College Football Playoff (Story)
Sep 29, 2020
Gonzalo Leal Montero wins Zach Johnson Invitational (Story)
Sep 27, 2020
Sam LaPorta (Story)
Sep 25, 2020
Title IX complaint filed by Iowa women’s swim and dive student-athletes (Story)
Sep 24, 2020
Iowa (Story)
Sep 24, 2020
Hawkeye Wrestling Club Showdown Open coming to Xtream Arena Nov. 1 (Story)
Sep 22, 2020
Student-athletes comment on program cuts, history of sports at Iowa (Story)
Sep 22, 2020
7-1 (Story)
Sep 22, 2020
Save Iowa Sports fundraising campaign hits $1.65 million in pledges (Story)
Sep 21, 2020
Pledge campaign to save four discontinued Hawkeye sports started (Story)
Sep 20, 2020
Efforts to revive Iowa swim and dive continue (Story)
Sep 17, 2020
Coralville officially lands professional hockey team (Story)
Sep 13, 2020
No, Iowa State can’t bounce back after it’s embarrassing loss to Louisiana (Story)
Sep 10, 2020
Iowa volleyball aims to take step forward in 2020-21 (Story)
Sep 09, 2020
Xtream Arena to serve as star attraction for Iowa corridor communities (Story)
Sep 08, 2020
College football returns to the Power Five this weekend (Story)
Sep 02, 2020
Opinion | Time for the Big Ten to get its act together (Story)
Sep 01, 2020
Council established to save Iowa swimming and diving programs (Story)
Aug 27, 2020
Questions surround 2021 NCAA men’s swimming and diving championship at Iowa (Story)
Aug 25, 2020
No, they made the wrong decision (Story)
Aug 24, 2020
Members of Iowa swimming and diving programs reflect on ‘heartbreaking’ sports cuts (Story)
Jul 13, 2020
Opinion | NCAA Football video games can still make a comeback (Story)
Jul 08, 2020
John Deere Classic Tournament Director Clair Peterson reflects on cancellation of 2020 event (Story)
Jun 12, 2020
Hawkeyes begin voluntary workouts with two days of ‘powerful’ meetings (Story)
May 22, 2020
Iowa’s Department of Intercollegiate Athletics to resume activities June 1 (Story)
May 20, 2020
Allaf, Davies earn All-Big Ten honors (Story)
May 20, 2020
Shymansky, Iowa volleyball officially penalized for NCAA rule infractions (Story)
May 18, 2020
Van Heuvelen Treadwell earns ITA honor (Story)
May 18, 2020
Allaf, Kerst earn postseason honors (Story)
May 05, 2020
Iowa wrestler Michael Kemerer determined heading into final year as a Hawkeye (Story)
Apr 30, 2020
Eight Hawkeyes named NWCA Academic Honorees (Story)
Apr 29, 2020
Lee named co-winner of AAU James E. Sullivan Award (Story)
Apr 28, 2020
Jarrod Uthoff’s G League journey halted by COVID-19 (Story)
Apr 28, 2020
Stanley, Greenlee named Big Ten Medal of Honor winners (Story)
Apr 24, 2020
Iowa wrestling earns three postseason awards (Story)
Apr 24, 2020
Iowa wrestling sets NCAA attendance record (Story)
Apr 19, 2020
NCAA grants Kemerer another year of eligibility (Story)
Apr 16, 2020
Lineup preview: The 2020-21 Iowa wrestling team (Story)
Apr 10, 2020
Garza to undergo NBA Draft process (Story)
Apr 08, 2020
Brands nabs NWCA National Coach of the Year honor (Story)
Apr 06, 2020
Pat Lugo reflects on 2019-20 wrestling season, Hawkeye career (Story)
Apr 05, 2020
Hawkeye wrestling denied ending to dominant 2019-20 season (Story)
Mar 31, 2020
Brands self-quarantining amid COVID-19 pandemic (Story)
Mar 30, 2020
Wrestling named DI’s Men’s Team of the Year (Story)
Mar 30, 2020
Garza named Big Man of the Year (Story)
Mar 24, 2020
Lee named NCAA Division I Most Dominant Wrestler (Story)
Mar 12, 2020
NCAA postseason events, Big Ten events canceled (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
Big Ten to conduct winter and spring sporting events without fans (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
2020 Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament to be played without fans (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
NCAA bars fans from its postseason events (Story)
Mar 10, 2020
Lineup consistency key for Iowa men’s golf (Story)
Mar 08, 2020
Hawkeyes bring heat to Sunshine State (Story)
Mar 06, 2020
Tausaga named Midwest Field Athlete of the Year (Story)
Mar 05, 2020
Hawkeye wrestling begins Big Ten title bid (Story)
Mar 04, 2020
6 (Story)
Mar 02, 2020
Kemerer looking to finish successful comeback season (Story)
Feb 26, 2020
Michael Kemerer (Story)
Feb 24, 2020
Zeitler proving to be superstar for Iowa golf (Story)
Feb 24, 2020
By the numbers: Hawkeye wrestling’s regular season success (Story)
Feb 23, 2020
Lugo steals the show on Senior Night (Story)
Feb 20, 2020
Historic rivalry renewed as Hawkeyes meet Cowboys at Carver (Story)
Feb 18, 2020
Hawkeye seniors ready for final act at Carver (Story)
Feb 17, 2020
Quality coaching key to Iowa golf’s success (Story)
Feb 17, 2020
NBA league office member Garth Glissman visits UI campus (Story)
Feb 16, 2020
Murin, DeSanto return to propel Hawkeyes past Minnesota (Story)
Feb 13, 2020
Lugo brings leadership, consistency to Hawkeye wrestling room (Story)
Feb 11, 2020
Regular season crown within reach for Iowa wrestling (Story)
Feb 10, 2020
Iowa (Story)
Feb 10, 2020
Iowa surges late in Big Ten Match Play (Story)
Feb 09, 2020
Hawkeye wrestling topples Michigan (Story)
Feb 08, 2020
Wieskamp heats up, propels Hawkeyes past Cornhuskers (Story)
Feb 06, 2020
Cassioppi, Hawkeyes hope to slow down Michigan in Ann Arbor (Story)
Feb 05, 2020
Hawkeyes fired up ahead of 2020 campaign (Story)
Feb 04, 2020
Hawkeye wrestling not fazed by mid-season injuries (Story)
Feb 03, 2020
Ruther, Hawkeyes ready to right the ship in 2020 (Story)
Feb 02, 2020
Hawkeye wrestling blows by Spartans in East Lansing (Story)
Jan 31, 2020
Hawkeyes rally to beat Nittany Lions following DeSanto injury (Story)
Jan 30, 2020
Hawkeyes looking to stay on top against No. 2 Penn State (Story)
Jan 28, 2020
Carver houses storied Hawkeye wrestling tradition (Story)
Jan 24, 2020
Hawkeyes tweak lineup, defeat Buckeyes to stay perfect (Story)
Jan 23, 2020
Top-ranked Hawkeyes ready for clash at Carver (Story)
Jan 21, 2020
Hawkeye wrestling embracing tough stretch ahead (Story)
Jan 20, 2020
Women’s tennis completes first leg of southeast action (Story)
Jan 18, 2020
Lee’s early dominance key to Iowa’s success (Story)
Jan 12, 2020
Iowa wrestling continues to roll in Indiana, defeating Purdue 41-0 (Story)
Jan 10, 2020
Iowa wrestling blanks Indiana in Bloomington (Story)
Dec 30, 2019
Iowa wrestling sets team scoring record, crowns five champions at Midlands (Story)
Dec 29, 2019
Hawkeyes launch 10 wrestlers into Midlands semifinals (Story)
Dec 29, 2019
Hawkeyes send 12 to the quarterfinals at Midlands (Story)
Dec 21, 2019
Czinano cements Iowa’s offensive identity (Story)
Dec 15, 2019
Iowa track and field dominates at Jimmy Grant Invitational (Story)
Dec 12, 2019
Wirfs, Duncan, Epenesa highlight Walter Camp All-America teams (Story)
Dec 11, 2019
Women’s basketball defeats Cyclones for fourth consecutive year (Story)
Dec 09, 2019
Wrestling’s success evident in early-season numbers (Story)
Dec 08, 2019
Iowa wrestling dominates in the Garden State (Story)
Dec 05, 2019
Top-ranked Hawkeyes primed for top-15 showdown (Story)
Dec 04, 2019
Cashman prepares for first dual-meet start of season (Story)
Dec 02, 2019
Disappointing season comes to an end for Iowa volleyball (Story)
Dec 01, 2019
Volleyball concludes season with win at Carver-Hawkeye Arena (Story)
Dec 01, 2019
Iowa’s DeSanto outlasts Wisconsin’s Gross (Story)
Nov 24, 2019
Lugo wins nail-biter at 149 (Story)
Nov 21, 2019
Hawkeye volleyball primed for big weekend (Story)
Nov 18, 2019
Brands triad propels Iowa wrestling toward the future (Story)
Nov 17, 2019
New and familiar faces help lift Iowa wrestling to 39-0 win (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
Iowa volleyball ready for Nebraska rematch (Story)
Nov 13, 2019
Iowa volleyball downed by Wolverines (Story)
Nov 12, 2019
Iowa wrestling set for championship run (Story)
Nov 07, 2019
Hawkeyes, Cornhuskers set to clash at Carver (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
Iowa volleyball overpowered by Illinois (Story)
Nov 05, 2019
Historic season continues for Hawkeye men’s tennis (Story)
Nov 04, 2019
Men’s tennis dominates Big Ten Indoor Championships (Story)
Nov 03, 2019
Strong performance marks end of fall session for Iowa women’s tennis (Story)
Nov 03, 2019
Iowa volleyball falls to Penn State, Rutgers (Story)
Oct 31, 2019
Iowa women’s tennis travels to Florida to finish out its fall slate of competition (Story)
Oct 31, 2019
Iowa volleyball faces Penn State, Rutgers at home (Story)
Oct 30, 2019
Iowa wrestling primed to dethrone Penn State in 2019-20 (Story)
Oct 28, 2019
Hawkeyes showcase their talent at ITA Regionals (Story)
Oct 23, 2019
Iowa tennis’ Allaf ready to defend ITA title (Story)
Oct 22, 2019
Van Heuvelen Treadwell stars for Iowa in Norman (Story)
Oct 20, 2019
Iowa finds footing with win over Indiana (Story)
Oct 17, 2019
Volleyball returns to Iowa City seeking much-needed win (Story)
Oct 16, 2019
ITA Regionals highlight Iowa’s fall session (Story)
Oct 14, 2019
WMU Invitational propels Hawkeyes toward ITA Regionals (Story)
Oct 11, 2019
Iowa volleyball dropped by Michigan in four sets (Story)
Oct 08, 2019
Mannix, Van Heuvelen Treadwell form dynamic duo for Iowa tennis (Story)
Oct 07, 2019
National championship not out of reach for Hawkeyes (Story)
Oct 04, 2019
Challenging weekend presents Hawkeye volleyball with an opportunity (Story)
Oct 03, 2019
Hawkeye hot start not enough to defeat No. 7 Gophers (Story)
Sep 29, 2019
Holley Hat Trick Propels Hawkeyes to Victory (Story)
Sep 25, 2019
Dodridge emerging as star for Hawkeye tennis (Story)
Sep 24, 2019
Challenging conference schedule lies ahead for Iowa volleyball (Story)
Sep 23, 2019
Point-counterpoint: Debating Iowa’s offensive success against Middle Tennessee (Story)
Sep 22, 2019
Dodridge, Hawkeyes start 2019-20 off with a bang (Story)
Sep 18, 2019
Women’s tennis starts fall season at Gopher Invitational (Story)
Sep 16, 2019
Schmid, Hawkeyes aiming for NCAA Tournament berth in 2019-20 (Story)
Sep 10, 2019
Iowa (Story)
Sep 10, 2019
By the Numbers: Iowa women’s tennis poised to surprise this season (Story)
Sep 08, 2019
No. 8 Hawkeyes Win First Meeting With Columbia Lions, 3-1 (Story)
Sep 04, 2019
Hawkeyes engine comprised of Allaf and Tyler in 2019-20 (Story)
Aug 29, 2019
By the Numbers: Iowa men’s tennis aiming to build on positives (Story)
Aug 28, 2019
Hawkeye volleyball looking to change expectations (Story)
Aug 25, 2019
Hawkeye soccer topples Panthers in first in-state bout (Story)