Guard leaves Iowa women’s basketball team - Guard Kathy Thomas has left the Iowa women’s basketball team, coach Lisa Bluder announced Wednesday. Thomas, a 5-foot-6 guard from Flint, Mich., native ave...
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"This Saturday is the 70th anniversary of the creation of one of college football's most famous trophies. Floyd of Rosedale goes each November to the winner of the Minnesota-Iowa game. On one level, the bronze pig is just another collegiate prize. But few people know it had its origins in a 1934 game with racial overtones.
It was a time of discrimination. African Americans were banned from the NFL. The University of Minnesota enrolled blacks but enforced segregationist policies. The key player behind the Floyd trophy was an African American who refused to yield to discrimination. "
"I'd put in a couple dollars. It'd be funny to see him just go up and spit in the refs face."Rogue52 says:
"To the ******* comparing Rhoads to Pelini, you have no idea what working the officials is about. Maybe we should just rehire McCarney and go back to bending over and taking it from Big XII officials on a daily basis."
"If you personally don't like Rhoads' response on the field to a horrible call, do not celebrate the man when he responds emotionally with his team in positive situations. You either get an emotional coach or you get Kirk Ferentz. Both have their positives and negatives. You take the good with the bad."
"Fasano, Christine Marie, 25 of Cedar Rapids, IA for Public Intox at Kinnick at 1120 hours. Fasano was seen by security attempting to crawl into a sewer drain. Fasano had slurred speech & smelled of ingested alcohol. Fasano blew .183 PBT."
"Rolland, Bruce Aaron, 23 of Waterloo, IA for Public Intox & Trespass at Kinnick at 1326 hours. Rolland entered onto the field at play & ran from the north end zone to approximately the 40 yard line. Rolland admitted drinking alcohol & blew .173 PBT."
"Bruns, Michael Robert, 41 of Cedar Rapids, IA for Public Intox at Emerald/Melrose at 1610 hours. Bruns was walking & yelling obscenities at officers who were working at a traffic check point location. Bruns blew .252 PBT."