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1995-1996 Iowa Football Year in Review

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Summary: The season got off to a 5-0 start, but the team struggled through a 4-game losing streak, but rallied to win their last 3 games, and went on to pull an upset win over the Pac-10 co-champions in the Sun Bowl. Iowa won its final two games of the regular season to earn an invitation to the Sun Bowl. They ended the year with an 8-4 record, including a 4-4 Big Ten mark. Iowa was ranked in the top 25 in the final polls by the Associated Press, UPI and CNN/USA Today.

Conference: Big Ten

Head Coach: Hayden Fry

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Opponent / Score


Full Game

Northern Iowa

Iowa  vs  Northern Iowa  

W     34 - 13

Iowa State

Iowa  @  Iowa State  

W     27 - 10

New Mexico State

Iowa  vs  New Mexico State  

W     59 - 21

Michigan State

Iowa  @  Michigan State  

W     21 - 7 


#23 Iowa  vs  Indiana  

W     22 - 13

Penn State

#18 Iowa  vs  #19 Penn State  

L     27 - 41

Ohio State

#25 Iowa  @  #4 Ohio State  

L     35 - 56 


Iowa  vs  Illinois  

L     7 - 26


Iowa  @  #5 Northwestern  

L     20 - 31 


Iowa  @  Wisconsin  

W     33 - 20 


Iowa  vs  Minnesota  

W     45 - 3


Iowa  vs  #20 Washington  

Sun Bowl

W     38 - 18 

Total Wins

Total Losses

Total Ties

Win %





Dan Gable's Wrestling Essentials DVD (
Dan Gable)

Into the Lions Den - Hayden Fry and Jerry Levias (
Hayden Fry)

Hawkeyes for Life (
Hayden Fry)

Scoring Power with the Winged T Offense (
Forest Evashevski)

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


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Aaron Granquist

Aaron Granquist (RB)

Osage, Iowa [High]

Aaron Kooiker

Aaron Kooiker (OL)

Sioux Center, Iowa [High]

Alexe Rodopoulos

Alexe Rodopoulos (WR)

Blue Springs, Missouri [High]

Aron Klein

Aron Klein (DL)

Appleton, Wisconsin [West]

Bart Palmer

Bart Palmer (LB)

Lexington, Kentucky [Henry Clay]

Bill Ennis-Inge

Bill Ennis-Inge (DL)

Kirkwood, Missouri [High]

Bill Reardon

Bill Reardon (OL)

Chicago, Illinois [Loyola Academy]

Billy Coats

Billy Coats (DB)

Grand Prairie, Texas [Lamar]

Bobby Diaco

Bobby Diaco (LB)

Cedar Grove, New Jersey [High]

Brandon Phearse

Brandon Phearse (LB)

Garland, Texas [Bishop Lynch]

Brett Chambers

Brett Chambers (DL)

Treynor, Iowa [High]

Brion Hurley

Brion Hurley (K, P)

Iowa City, Iowa [City]

Casey Wiegmann

Casey Wiegmann (OL)

Parkersburg, Iowa [High]

Chad Deal

Chad Deal (OL)

Council Bluffs, Iowa [Lewis Central]

Chris Jackson

Chris Jackson (DB)

Houston, Texas [Westbury]

Chris Knipper

Chris Knipper

Dyersville, Iowa [Beckman]

Chris Miller

Chris Miller (DB)

Preston, Iowa [High]

Damani Shakoor

Damani Shakoor (RB)

Chicago, Illinois [Gordon Tech]

Damien Robinson

Damien Robinson (DB)

Dallas, Texas [Hillcrest]

Damon Gibson

Damon Gibson (WR)

Houston, Texas [Forest Brook]

Demo Odems

Demo Odems (WR)

Austin, Texas [Johnson]

Derek Price

Derek Price

Tempe, Arizona [Marcos de Niza]

Derek Rose

Derek Rose

Naperville, Illinois [Central]

Ed Saidat

Ed Saidat (DL)

Alsip, Illinois [Marist]

Eddie Gibson

Eddie Gibson (DB)

Davenport, Iowa [Assumption]

Eric Hultgren

Eric Hultgren (LB)

East Aurora, Illinois [High]

Eric Thigpen

Eric Thigpen

Dolton, Illinois [Thornridge]

George Bennett

George Bennett (DE)

Miami Beach, Florida [High]

J.P. Lange

J.P. Lange

Hartland, Wisconsin [Arrowhead]

Jared DeVries

Jared DeVries (DL)

Aplington, Iowa [Aplington-Parkersburg]

Jared Kerkhoff

Jared Kerkhoff (OL)

Manning, Iowa [High]

Jason Crooks

Jason Crooks (LB)

Fort Madison, Iowa [High]

Jason House

Jason House (DL)

Iowa City, Iowa [City]

Jason Simon

Jason Simon (OL)

Aplington, Iowa [High]

Jay Bickford

Jay Bickford (OL)

Hyde Park, New York [Roosevelt]

Jeff Clark

Jeff Clark (RB)

Lisbon, Iowa [High]

Jeremy McKinney

Jeremy McKinney

Brighton, Colorado [Thornton Horizon]

Jesse Ghere

Jesse Ghere (DB)

Nora Springs, Iowa [High]

Joel Walsworth

Joel Walsworth (OL)

Dowagiac, Michigan [High]

John Wilder

John Wilder (OL)

Sioux City, Iowa [West]

Jon LaFleur

Jon LaFleur (DL)

Sioux City, Iowa [Heelan]

Jon Ortlieb

Jon Ortlieb (DL, OL)

Boca Raton, Florida [High]

Josh Burr

Josh Burr (OL)

Lancaster, Wisconsin [High]

Kerry Cooks

Kerry Cooks

Irving, Texas [Nimitz]

Kory Hauser

Kory Hauser (QB)

New Berlin, Wisconsin [West]

Kurt Hintz

Kurt Hintz (K)

Antioch, Illinois [Community]

L.J. Wise

L.J. Wise (DB)

Bellefontaine, Ohio [High]

Lawyer Twillie

Lawyer Twillie (DB)

Burlington, Iowa [High]

Lloyd Bickham

Lloyd Bickham (DL)

Chicago, Illinois [Robeson]

Mark Ede

Mark Ede (QB, WR)

Glendale Heights, Illinois [High]

Mark Mitchell

Mark Mitchell (LB)

Iowa City, Iowa [City]

Matt Hughes

Matt Hughes

Eastland, Texas [High]

Matt Purdy

Matt Purdy (OL)

Cedar Falls, Iowa [High]

Matt Reischl

Matt Reischl (OL)

Greendale, Wisconsin [High]

Matt Sherman

Matt Sherman (QB)

St. Ansgar, Iowa [High]

Mike Bartolini

Mike Bartolini (OL)

Frankfort, Illinois [Marian Catholic]

Mike Goff

Mike Goff (OL)

Peru, Illinois [LaSalle-Peru]

Nick Gallery

Nick Gallery (P, TE)

Masonville, Iowa [East Buchanan]

Paul Moten

Paul Moten (DL)

DeSoto, Texas [High]

Plez Atkins

Plez Atkins (DB)

Bartlett, Texas [High]

Randy Reiners

Randy Reiners (QB)

Fort Dodge, Iowa [High]

Ricchard Carter

Ricchard Carter (WR)

Passaic, New Jersey [High]

Rob Bower

Rob Bower (DL)

Burr Ridge, Illinois [Hinsdale Central]

Rodney Filer

Rodney Filer (RB)

Waco, Texas [University]

Ross Verba

Ross Verba (OL)

West Des Moines, Iowa [Dowling]

Ryan Driscoll

Ryan Driscoll (QB)

Cedar Rapids, Iowa [Linn-Mar]

Ryan Loftin

Ryan Loftin (DL)

Waukee, Iowa [High]

Ryan McCormick

Ryan McCormick (LS)

Mount Pleasant, Iowa [High]

Scott Slutzker

Scott Slutzker (TE)

Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey [High]

Scott Yoder

Scott Yoder (LB)

Grundy Center, Iowa [High]

Sedrick Shaw

Sedrick Shaw (RB)

Austin, Texas [Johnson]

Shalor Pryor

Shalor Pryor (OL)

Stephenville, Texas [High]

Steve English

Steve English (DL)

Mount Pleasant, Iowa [High]

Tariq Peterson

Tariq Peterson (DL)

Kempner, Texas [Copperas Cove]

Tavian Banks

Tavian Banks (RB)

Bettendorf, Iowa [High]

Ted Serama

Ted Serama (OL)

Sauk Village, Illinois [Bloom Trail]

Tim Dwight

Tim Dwight (WR, RB)

Iowa City, Iowa [City]

Todd Romano

Todd Romano (K, P)

West Palm Beach, Florida [Cardinal Newman]

Tom Knight

Tom Knight (DB)

Marlton, New Jersey [Cherokee]

Tony Collins

Tony Collins (WR)

Davenport, Iowa [Assumption]

Tony Stratikopoulos

Tony Stratikopoulos (LB)

Montreal, Quebec [Vanier] (Canada)

Trent Tiessen

Trent Tiessen (DB)

Council Bluffs, Iowa [Lewis Central]

Trevor Bollers

Trevor Bollers (RB)

Edmonton, Alberta [McNally] (Canada)

Vernon Rollins

Vernon Rollins (LB)

Hackensack, New Jersey [High]

Willie Guy

Willie Guy (WR)

Memphis, Tennessee [East]

Zach Bromert

Zach Bromert (K)

Pensacola, Florida [Catholic]

Zach Shay

Zach Shay

Galesburg, Illinois [High]


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