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Heller’s Hawkeye baseball heads to Houston

The Iowa Baseball team reacts to the announcement of their NCAA Tournament seed in the Feller Room at Carver-Hawkeye arena on Monday May 29, 2017. The Hawkeyes earned an automatic bid by winning their first ever Big Ten Tournament. They were awarded a 4 seed and will play in the Houston Regional starting on June 2 against host Houston. The game will be televised on ESPNU at 7p.m. (The Daily Iowan/Nick Rohlman)

Nick Rohlman

May 29, 2017

The Iowa baseball team will travel to the Houston Regional of the NCAA Baseball Tournament on June 2. The Hawkeyes received an automatic bid after defeating Northwestern, 13-4, on May 28 to win their first-ever Big Ten Tournament title. Anticipation built as other teams were selected for regional...

Elliot: Your coal, coal heart

Sen. Ted Cruz speaks to the audience at Cedar Rapids on Saturday, Dec. 5 2015. Cruz is currently inching up in Republican polls behind front-runner Donald Trump in Iowa. (The Daily Iowan/Peter Kim)

April 19, 2016

Beau Elliot [email protected] Oh, dear me, the mammoth coal company Peabody has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. I mean, I’m as broken-hearted as a country song. I am currently crying my tears into my pool of crocodiles. (Please don’t tell PETA I have a crocodile pool. It’s what I h...

B1G Notebook: Lovie Smith joins in

B1G Notebook: Lovie Smith joins in

Jordan Hansen, [email protected]

April 14, 2016

The seven Big Ten West Division schools took part in the annual spring teleconferences on Wednesday. Just one new coach — Illinois’ Lovie Smith — joins the division this year. He, of course, coached the Chicago to Super Bowl XLI and has strong ties to the area from his eight years in the city. “I’m...

Which team had the most disappointing pre-Sweet 16 exit?


March 25, 2016

Michigan State Many people predicted this team to win the title, or at the very least advance to the Final Four (I know I did).  After all, the No. 2-seed Spartans entered the Big Dance on the heels of their fifth Big Ten Tournament title, having won 13 of their final 14 games of the season. So mi...

Breaking down Iowa vs. Villanova

Breaking down Iowa vs. Villanova

March 19, 2016

Villanova is efficient on both ends but admits that Iowa has some advantages. By Kyle Mann [email protected] BROOKLYN, New York — After downing Temple in dramatic fashion on March 18, the No. 7 seed Hawkeyes have their hands full with No. 2 Villanova. Despite disappointing finishes in March, J...

Iowa pushes three (of four) to NCAA Finals

Iowa 125-pounder Thomas Gilman celebrates his semifinal pin of Ohio State's Nathan Tomasello during the NCAA Championships at Madison Square Garden in New York City on Friday, March 18, 2016. Gilman pinned Tomasello 37 seconds into overtime. (The Daily Iowan/Valerie Burke)

March 18, 2016

By Jordan Hansen [email protected] NEW YORK — Three Iowa wrestlers will compete for an NCAA individual title in tomorrow's finals. Thomas Gilman (125), Cory Clark (133), and Brandon Sorensen (149) will all vie for a chance at individual glory on March 19 in Madison Square Garden. Gilman...

Hawkeyes stagger into second round

Hawkeyes stagger into second round

March 18, 2016

Iowa won an NCAA Tournament game for the second year in a row, but all is not well. By Kyle Mann [email protected] Let’s just get this out of the way. Iowa won its matchup with Temple in the first round of the NCAA Tournament in Brooklyn on March 18 and is now headed to the second round fo...

Barta: No NCAA rules broken in Trump rally

Members of the University of Iowa Football Team shake hands with Donald Trump at a political rally on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016 in the Field House. Trump visited Iowa City to try and persuade voters to caucus for him next week. (The Daily Iowan/Brooklynn Kascel)

Brent Griffiths, [email protected]

January 28, 2016

  Such adoration rose more than a few eyebrows on Twitter and elicited scorn from fans of another school in Ames. But on Wednesday, UI officials made it clear that no NCAA rules were violated Tuesday night when Trump spoke in front of approximately 1,900 people at the Field House. “University...