You Can’t Stop Them, You Can Only Hope to Contain Them: Zach McCabe Fiasco

Iowa State basketball coach Fred Hoiberg didn’t hold back his displeasure towards social media during his press conference on Monday. After Iowa’s loss to Wisconsin, several Iowa fans typed out their frustrations at Hawkeye senior Zach McCabe. McCabe was called for a blocking foul (that could have gone the other way), and he air-balled a … More You Can’t Stop Them, You Can Only Hope to Contain Them: Zach McCabe Fiasco

Grounds For Divorce

I’m filing for divorce. There, I said it. I need time away to see if I want to continue this relationship as a Hawkeye fan. Why am I doing this? Easy. There is a faction (a certain group) of Iowa fans and media that has made it hard for me to remain a fan. The … More Grounds For Divorce

Twenty Years

Today marks an anniversary many of us wished it would have never happened, nevertheless we observe, but in celebration of life, not in death. This evening, the Iowa Hawkeyes will take the floor at Carver-Hawkeye Arena to take on Wisconsin.  The 7 pm tip-off will also mark the 20th anniversary of the tragic death of … More Twenty Years

A Little Help In Remembering a Dark Week in Iowa Sports

The start of the new year has been quiet and busy, but 2013 will mark some important events in history…particularly here in Iowa. Last week was the 30th anniversaries of the spectacular Simpson’s Furniture fire in Cedar Falls and the slaying of Black Hawk County public defender Alvin Davidson in front of the Brown Bottle … More A Little Help In Remembering a Dark Week in Iowa Sports