Iowa Hawkeyes Recap logo
Personalize this site

750 highlight videos and 649 full game videos gathered from the internet about the past 4,472 Iowa Hawkeye football (since 1889) and basketball (since 1901) games. We also have profiles for 1601 players and 67 coaches.


2/25/2024 Women's Basketball vs  Illinois

2/27/2024 Basketball vs  Penn State

2/28/2024 Women's Basketball @  Minnesota

Check back after the game for videos! View all upcoming games or buy tickets (all sports)

 
Gordon Locke

Contact us if you have a better photo of Gordon Locke. Ideally, looking for good quality, close-up action photos where you can see their face.
Vote as one of your Favorite Players
Is Gordon Locke one of your favorites?
Login above to cast your vote!

Click if you have met Gordon Locke
Have you met Gordon Locke?
Login above to keep track

Gordon Locke      Iowa Wikipedia 

Position(s): RB

Gordon Locke attended Denison High School and lived in Denison, Iowa. He enrolled at the University of Iowa in 1919.

In the 1921 season, Iowa had its first meeting with Notre Dame. The Irish had 20 straight wins. Locke had a 2-yard TD run for Iowa's only touchdown of the game, and coupled with an Aubrey Devine field goal, which gave Iowa the 10–7 upset. He carried the ball 37 times and gained a school-record 202 yards rushing in a 14–2 victory over Illinois. He was named first team All-Big Ten and All-American in both 1921 and 1922.

Locke led the undefeated 1922 team to a 6–0 win over Yale, which had never before lost to a team from the "West". After returning by train from Yale, Locke scored Iowa's only touchdown in an 8–7 win over Illinois. Locke was the only player chosen as a first-team All-American. He was also awarded the Big Ten Medal of Honor in 1923.

He was inducted into the Iowa Sports Hall of Fame in 1958 and the College Football Hall of Fame in 1960. In 1999, Sports Illustrated selected Gordon Locke as the 20th greatest sports figure in the history of the state of Iowa.

Born 8/3/1898 and died on 11/9/1969 at the age of 71.

All Conference: 1st Team (1921, 1922) All American: 1st Team (1921, 1922) U of Iowa Athletics Hall of Fame College Football Hall of Fame 


SEASONS


VIDEOS

Contact us if you find other videos to include, or Search YouTube >>>


FAMOUS QUOTES from Gordon Locke

Sorry, no quotes found from Gordon Locke

FAMOUS QUOTES about Gordon Locke

Sorry, no quotes found about Gordon Locke from other players or coaches

 

Contact us if you have interesting quotes we should include (please be as detailed as possible)


SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS ABOUT THIS PLAYER


POPULAR PLAYERS

JessSettles
Jess Settles
SueBeckwith
Sue Beckwith
EarlDouthitt
Earl Douthitt
BruceKittle
Bruce Kittle
ChuckJarnagin
Chuck Jarnagin

View all players >>>

 


Ins and Outs of Baseball (
Otto Vogel)

Scoring Power with the Winged T Offense (
Forest Evashevski)

Dan Gable's Wrestling Essentials DVD (
Dan Gable)

A Wrestling Life 2: More Inspiring Stories of Dan Gable (
Dan Gable)

A Wrestling Life: The Inspiring Stories of Dan Gable (
Dan Gable)


Gordon Locke - Iowa Hawkeyes Player Profile | Football - Summary of Iowa football and basketball games