Kinnick Wave makes way to Iowa corn maze; figuring out Iowa’s top 2019 signees
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Peeking into the recruiting crystal ball
Want to know who the headliners for Iowa’s Class of 2019 will be? It is easy. Just look at the offer list. Land of 10 breaks down the correlation between extremely early offers and Iowa landing 4- or 5-star players.
The Corn Wave
First, there was the Kinnick Wave. Now there is the Corn Wave. Inspired by the first-quarter tradition of waving to patients at the University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital, Harvestville Farm in Donnellson, Iowa, is creating a corn maze inspired by the wave.
With the NFL combine kicking off this week, The Des Moines Register’s Mark Emmert discusses what former Hawkeyes must do to impress. For cornerback Josh Jackson, it starts with a good 40-yard dash time.
Magic Number is 5
How do the Hawkeyes go from 4-14 in league play to 5-0 and claiming the Big Ten Tournament title in New York? Mike Hlas says channeling the 2011 Connecticut squad is the best bet. He explains why here.
Carver-Hawkeye Arena opened in 1983. While not ancient, it also is not a new arena. Land of 10 took a look at what the next phase of the arena should be to maximize fan enjoyment and create a better atmosphere.
What changes do fans want for Carver-Hawkeye Arena? They went to Twitter with their demands, and Land of 1o compiled them here. The suggestion for a series of open air suites sounds like a winner.
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