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1996-1997 Iowa Football Year in Review

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Summary: Iowa posted a 9-3 overall record, concluding the season with a 27-0 win over Texas Tech in the Builders Square Alamo Bowl. A 21-20 win at Penn State highlighted the Big Ten season as Iowa placed third in the league with a 6-2 record. Iowa was ranked 18th in the final AP and CNN/USA Today rankings and Tim Dwight and Jared DeVries earned All-American recognition.

Conference: Big Ten

Head Coach: Hayden Fry

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Opponent / Score


Full Game


#22 Iowa  vs  Arizona  

W     21 - 20

Iowa State

#21 Iowa  vs  Iowa State  

W     38 - 13


#19 Iowa  @  Tulsa  

L     20 - 27 

Michigan State

Iowa  vs  Michigan State  

W     37 - 30 


Iowa  @  Indiana  

W     31 - 10

Penn State

Iowa  @  #10 Penn State  

W     21 - 20 

Ohio State

#20 Iowa  vs  #2 Ohio State  

L     26 - 38 


#25 Iowa  @  Illinois  

W     31 - 21


#23 Iowa  vs  #18 Northwestern  

L     13 - 40 


Iowa  vs  Wisconsin  

W     31 - 0 


#24 Iowa  @  Minnesota  

W     43 - 24

Texas Tech

#21 Iowa  vs  Texas Tech  

Alamo Bowl

W     27 - 0 

Total Wins

Total Losses

Total Ties

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Aaron Granquist

Aaron Granquist (RB)

Osage, Iowa [High]

Aaron Tecklenburg

Aaron Tecklenburg (LB)

Marshalltown, Iowa [High]

Alex Smith

Alex Smith (TE)

Riverside, Illinois [Brookfield]

Alexe Rodopoulos

Alexe Rodopoulos (WR)

Blue Springs, Missouri [High]

Andy Malcolm

Andy Malcolm (RB, DB)

Moline, Illinois [High]

Aron Klein

Aron Klein (DL)

Appleton, Wisconsin [West]

Austin Wheatley

Austin Wheatley

Rock Island, Illinois [High]

Bart Palmer

Bart Palmer (LB)

Lexington, Kentucky [Henry Clay]

Bashir Yamini

Bashir Yamini

Dolton, Illinois [Thornridge]

Bill Ennis-Inge

Bill Ennis-Inge (DL)

Kirkwood, Missouri [High]

Bill Reardon

Bill Reardon (OL)

Chicago, Illinois [Loyola Academy]

Billy Brann

Billy Brann (OL)

Blue Springs, Missouri [South]

Billy Coats

Billy Coats (DB)

Grand Prairie, Texas [Lamar]

Brandon Phearse

Brandon Phearse (LB)

Garland, Texas [Bishop Lynch]

Brett Chambers

Brett Chambers (DL)

Treynor, Iowa [High]

Brian Keat

Brian Keat (OL, DL)

Carroll, Iowa [High]

Brion Hurley

Brion Hurley (K, P)

Iowa City, Iowa [City]

Chad Deal

Chad Deal (OL)

Council Bluffs, Iowa [Lewis Central]

Chris Knipper

Chris Knipper

Dyersville, Iowa [Beckman]

Chris Miller

Chris Miller (DB)

Preston, Iowa [High]

Corey Brown

Corey Brown (DL)

Houston, Texas [Willowridge]

Cory Bern

Cory Bern (DL)

Spencer, Iowa [High]

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 Rose

Derek Rose

Naperville, Illinois [Central]

Doug Miller

Doug Miller

Mount Pleasant, Iowa [High]

Ed Saidat

Ed Saidat (DL)

Alsip, Illinois [Marist]

Eddie Gibson

Eddie Gibson (DB)

Davenport, Iowa [Assumption]

Epenesa Epenesa

Epenesa Epenesa (DL)

Pago Pago, American Samoa [Leone]

Eric Hultgren

Eric Hultgren (LB)

East Aurora, Illinois [High]

Eric Thigpen

Eric Thigpen

Dolton, Illinois [Thornridge]

Evan Wardell

Evan Wardell (DL)

Houston, Texas [Hastings]

Henry Pollio

Henry Pollio (RB)

Montvale, New Jersey [St. Joseph]

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 Indestad

Jason Indestad (DL)

Burlington, Iowa [High]

Jason Simon

Jason Simon (OL)

Aplington, Iowa [High]

Jay Bickford

Jay Bickford (OL)

Hyde Park, New York [Roosevelt]

Jeff Buch

Jeff Buch (DB)

Van Horne, Iowa [Benton Community]

Jeff Clark

Jeff Clark (RB)

Lisbon, Iowa [High]

Jeff McCracken

Jeff McCracken (LB)

Springfield, Missouri [Kickapoo]

Jeremy McKinney

Jeremy McKinney

Brighton, Colorado [Thornton Horizon]

Jesse Ghere

Jesse Ghere (DB)

Nora Springs, Iowa [High]

Joe Hillebrand

Joe Hillebrand (RB, LB)

Davenport, Iowa [Central]

Joe Slattery

Joe Slattery (DB)

Pocahontas, 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]

Joshua 'Jed' Dull

Joshua 'Jed' Dull (TE)

LeMars, Iowa [Gehlen]

Justin Craun

Justin Craun (OL)

Weatherford, Texas [High]

Keith Rigtrup

Keith Rigtrup (OL)

Farmington, Utah [High]

Kerry Cooks

Kerry Cooks

Irving, Texas [Nimitz]

Kevin Kasper

Kevin Kasper (WR)

Burr Ridge, Illinois [Hinsdale South]

Kory Hauser

Kory Hauser (QB)

New Berlin, Wisconsin [West]

Kurt Hintz

Kurt Hintz (K)

Antioch, Illinois [Community]

Kyle Trippeer

Kyle Trippeer (TE)

Las Cruces, New Mexico [Mayfield]

L.J. Wise

L.J. Wise (DB)

Bellefontaine, Ohio [High]

Lawyer Twillie

Lawyer Twillie (DB)

Burlington, Iowa [High]

LeVar Woods

LeVar Woods (DE)

Inwood, Iowa [West Lyon]

Mark Mitchell

Mark Mitchell (LB)

Iowa City, Iowa [City]

Matt Bowen

Matt Bowen

Glen Ellyn, Illinois [Glenbard West]

Matt Hughes

Matt Hughes

Eastland, Texas [High]

Matt Markway

Matt Markway (TE)

Saint Louis, Missouri [Vianney]

Matt Redman

Matt Redman (OL)

Palos Verdes, California [Peninsula]

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]

Paul Nawrot

Paul Nawrot (DL)

Mount Prospect, Illinois [High]

Paul Van Maare

Paul Van Maare (OL)

Newton, Iowa [High]

Plez Atkins

Plez Atkins (DB)

Bartlett, Texas [High]

Raj Clark

Raj Clark (LB)

Baytown, Texas [Sterling]

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]

Rob Thein

Rob Thein

Iowa City, Iowa [City]

Robbertto Rickards

Robbertto Rickards (DB)

Mount Laurel, New Jersey [Lenape]

Rodney Filer

Rodney Filer (RB)

Waco, Texas [University]

Ross Verba

Ross Verba (OL)

West Des Moines, Iowa [Dowling]

Ryan Barton

Ryan Barton (WR)

Newton, Iowa [High]

Ryan Driscoll

Ryan Driscoll (QB)

Cedar Rapids, Iowa [Linn-Mar]

Ryan Hansen

Ryan Hansen (QB, DB)

Iowa City, Iowa [West]

Ryan Loftin

Ryan Loftin (DL)

Waukee, Iowa [High]

Ryan McCormick

Ryan McCormick (LS)

Mount Pleasant, Iowa [High]

Scott Mullen

Scott Mullen (QB)

Lansing, Illinois [T.F. South]

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]

Skip Miller

Skip Miller (DL)

Lawton, Iowa [Lawton-Bronson]

Steve English

Steve English (DL)

Mount Pleasant, Iowa [High]

Tarig Holman

Tarig Holman (DB)

Randolph, New Jersey [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]

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)

Travis Senters

Travis Senters

Iowa Falls, Iowa [High]

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]

Zach Bromert

Zach Bromert (K)

Pensacola, Florida [Catholic]

Zach Shay

Zach Shay

Galesburg, Illinois [High]

Zeron Flemister

Zeron Flemister (TE)

Sioux City, Iowa [West]


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