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2002-2003 Iowa Football Year in Review

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Big Ten Co-ChampionsBig Ten Co-Champions

Summary: Iowa finished the regular-season with an 11-1 record, and were unbeaten in Big Ten Conference games at 8-0. The one loss came to rival Iowa State. With all the regular season success, which included a Co-Big Ten championship, the Hawkeyes could do little right in the 2003 Orange Bowl and lost 38-17 to the USC Trojans.

Conference: Big Ten

Head Coach: Kirk Ferentz

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Opponent / Score


Full Game


Iowa  vs  Akron  

W     57 - 21

Miami (OH)

Iowa  @  Miami (OH)  

W     29 - 24

Iowa State

Iowa  vs  Iowa State  

L     31 - 36 

Utah State

Iowa  vs  Utah State  

W     48 - 7

Penn State

Iowa  @  #12 Penn State  

W     42 - 35 OT 


#24 Iowa  vs  Purdue  

W     31 - 28 

Michigan State

#17 Iowa  vs  Michigan State  

W     44 - 16 


#15 Iowa  @  Indiana  

W     24 - 8


#13 Iowa  @  #8 Michigan  

W     34 - 9 


#9 Iowa  vs  Wisconsin  

W     20 - 3 


#6 Iowa  vs  Northwestern  

W     62 - 10 


#6 Iowa  @  Minnesota  

W     45 - 21 


#3 Iowa  vs  #5 USC  

Orange Bowl

L     17 - 38 

Total Wins

Total Losses

Total Ties

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The Shoulders of Giants (
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The Two-Edged Sword (
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Chuck Long: Destined for Greatness: The Story of Chuck Long and Resurgence of Iowa Hawkeyes Football (
Chuck Long)

A Hero Perished: The Diary and Selected Letters of Nile Kinnick (
Nile Kinnick)


Note: List may be incomplete, please contact us with additional information

Aaron Greving

Aaron Greving (RB)

Ames, Iowa [High]

Aaron Mickens

Aaron Mickens (RB)

Copperas Cove, Texas [High]

Abdul Hodge

Abdul Hodge

Lauderdale Lakes, Florida [Anderson]

Andy Lightfoot

Andy Lightfoot

Des Plaines, Illinois [Mainewest]

Andy Thorn

Andy Thorn

Waterford, Michigan [High]

Antwan Allen

Antwan Allen

Tampa, Florida [Armwood]

Ben Cronin

Ben Cronin (OL)

Ames, Iowa [High]

Ben Gates

Ben Gates

Toledo, Iowa [High]

Ben Sobieski

Ben Sobieski (OL)

Mahtomedi, Minnesota [High]

Blake Larsen

Blake Larsen (OL)

Atlantic, Iowa [High]

Bob Sanders

Bob Sanders

Erie, Pennsylvania [Cathedral Prep]

Brad Banks

Brad Banks (QB)

Palm Beach, Florida [Glades Central]

Bret Chinander

Bret Chinander

Allison, Iowa [Allison-Bristow]

Brian Ferentz

Brian Ferentz

Iowa City, Iowa [City]

Brian Meidlinger

Brian Meidlinger

Council Bluffs, Iowa [St. Albert]

Bruce Nelson

Bruce Nelson

Emmetsburg, Iowa [High]

C.J. Barkema

C.J. Barkema (TE, OL)

Muscatine, Iowa [High]

C.J. Jones

C.J. Jones

Boynton Beach, Florida [High]

Calvin Davis

Calvin Davis (WR)

Iowa City, Iowa [City]

Chad Greenway

Chad Greenway (LB)

Mount Vernon, South Dakota [High]

Chigozie Ejiasi

Chigozie Ejiasi

Cedar Rapids, Iowa [Prairie]

Chris Felder

Chris Felder

Oelwein, Iowa [High]

Chris Smith

Chris Smith

Paris , Texas [High]

Chris Thomas

Chris Thomas

Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania [High]

Clinton Solomon

Clinton Solomon (WR)

Fort Worth, Texas [Eastern Hills]

Colin Cole

Colin Cole

Plantation, Florida [South]

Cy Phillips

Cy Phillips (QB)

Hoxie, Arkansas [High]

D.J. Johnson

D.J. Johnson (DB)

Naperville, Illinois [Central]

Dallas Clark

Dallas Clark (TE, LB)

Bode, Iowa [Twin River Valley]

David Bradley

David Bradley

San Diego, California [Torrey Pines]

David Porter

David Porter

Belleville, Illinois [Althoff Catholic]

David Raih

David Raih (QB)

Edina, Minnesota [St. Thomas]

David Walker

David Walker (OL)

Fort Lauderdale, Florida [Boyd Anderson]

Derek Pagel

Derek Pagel

Plainfield, Iowa [Nashua-Plainfield]

Derreck Robinson

Derreck Robinson (DL)

Minneapolis, Minnesota [DeLaSalle]

Ed Hinkel

Ed Hinkel

Erie, Pennsylvania [Cathedral Prep]

Eric Steinbach

Eric Steinbach (OL)

New Lenox, Illinois [Providence]

Eric Zilisch

Eric Zilisch

Heartland, Wisconsin [Arrowhead]

Erik Chinander

Erik Chinander

Allison, Iowa [Allison-Bristow]

Fabian Dodd

Fabian Dodd

Fort Lauderdale , Florida [High]

Fred Barr

Fred Barr (LB)

Fort Lauderdale, Florida [South Plantation]

Fred Russell

Fred Russell (RB)

Romulus, Michigan [High]

George Lewis

George Lewis (LB)

Fort Lauderdale , Florida [Dillard]

Grant Steen

Grant Steen

Emmetsburg, Iowa [High]

Howard Hodges

Howard Hodges (DL)

Copperas Cove, Texas [High]

Jacob Bowers

Jacob Bowers (OL)

Sioux City, Iowa [North]

Jacob Gancarczyk

Jacob Gancarczyk

Joliet, Illinois [Catholic Acadamy]

Jared Clauss

Jared Clauss (DL)

West Des Moines, Iowa [Valley]

Jason Manson

Jason Manson (QB)

Bloomfield, Connecticut [High]

Jermire Roberts

Jermire Roberts (DB)

Port Aurthur, Texas [Lincoln]

John Gallery

John Gallery

Masonville, Iowa [High]

John Mickelson

John Mickelson

West Des Moines, Iowa [High]

John Morscheiser

John Morscheiser

LaSalle, Illinois [LaSalle-Peru Township]

Jonathan Babineaux

Jonathan Babineaux (DL)

Port Arthur, Texas [Lincoln]

Jovon Johnson

Jovon Johnson

Erie, Pennsylvania [Mercyhurst Prep]

Kevin Sherlock

Kevin Sherlock

Park Ridge, Illinois [Maine South]

Kevin Worthy

Kevin Worthy

Attalla, Alabama [Etowah]

Kody Asmus

Kody Asmus (OL)

Cedar Falls, Iowa [University]

Kory Borchers

Kory Borchers

Le Mars, Iowa [High]

Kyle Schlicher

Kyle Schlicher (K)

Ankeny, Iowa [High]

Lee Gray

Lee Gray (OL, DL)

Dallas, Texas [Bishop Dunne]

Marcus Paschal

Marcus Paschal (DB)

Largo, Florida [High]

Marcus Schnoor

Marcus Schnoor (RB)

Dewitt, Iowa [Central]

Matt Bohnet

Matt Bohnet (QB)

Grand Ledge, Michigan [High]

Matt Melloy

Matt Melloy

Mount Pleasant, Iowa [High]

Matt Neubauer

Matt Neubauer (LB, DE)

Iowa Falls, Iowa [High]

Matt Roth

Matt Roth (DL)

Villa Park, Illinois [Willowbrook]

Maurice 'Mo' Brown

Maurice 'Mo' Brown (WR)

Fort Lauderdale, Florida [St. Thomas Aquinas]

Miguel Merrick

Miguel Merrick (DB)

Union City, New Jersey [Emerson]

Mike Elgin

Mike Elgin (OL)

Bankston, Iowa [Western Dubuque]

Mike Follett

Mike Follett (LB)

West Des Moines, Iowa [Valley]

Mike Mangan

Mike Mangan

Hinsdale, Illinois [Central]

Nate Kaeding

Nate Kaeding

Iowa City, Iowa [West]

Nathan Chandler

Nathan Chandler

Southlake, Texas [High]

O.J. Payne

O.J. Payne

Davenport, Iowa [High]

Pete McMahon

Pete McMahon (OL)

Dubuque, Iowa [Wahlert]

Richie Williams

Richie Williams (DB)

North Augusta, South Carolina [High]

Robert Gallery

Robert Gallery (TE, OL)

Masonville, Iowa [East Buchanan]

Ryan Majerus

Ryan Majerus (TE, LB)

Oelwein, Iowa [High]

Sam Aiello

Sam Aiello

Streamwood, Illinois [High]

Scott Boleyn

Scott Boleyn (DB)

Dubuque, Iowa [Senior]

Scott Webb

Scott Webb

Sigourney, Iowa [High]

Tony Burrier

Tony Burrier (LB)

Iowa City, Iowa [City]

Tony Jackson

Tony Jackson

Ypsilanti, Michigan [Willow Run]

Tyler Luebke

Tyler Luebke (DL)

Iowa City, Iowa [West]

Warren McDuffie

Warren McDuffie

Iowa City, Iowa [High]

Will Lack

Will Lack

Nora Springs, Iowa [Osage]


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Mo Brown Ready to Go Mo Brown Ready to Go [8/9/2002

Hinkle With Promising Spring Hinkle With Promising Spring [8/9/2002

Inside the Numbers Akron Pregame Inside the Numbers Akron Pregame [8/30/2002

Around the Horn: Akron Game Around the Horn: Akron Game [9/1/2002

Allen Gets First Start Allen Gets First Start [9/2/2002

No QB Controversy in First Game No QB Controversy in First Game [9/2/2002

Another Big Hitter From Erie Another Big Hitter From Erie [9/2/2002

Russell Gets The Nod At RB Russell Gets The Nod At RB [9/2/2002

Good, Bad, and Ugly Akron Good, Bad, and Ugly Akron [9/2/2002

Inside the Numbers Akron Inside the Numbers Akron  [9/2/2002

Good, Bad, and Ugly: Miami (OH) Good, Bad, and Ugly: Miami (OH) [9/8/2002

Inside the Numbers: Miami Inside the Numbers: Miami [9/9/2002

Inside the Numbers - Looking back to 2001 Iowa State Inside the Numbers - Looking back to 2001 Iowa State [9/9/2002

Good, Bad, and Ugly: Iowa State Good, Bad, and Ugly: Iowa State [9/15/2002

How Will Hawks Rebound From Emotional Loss to Cyclones? How Will Hawks Rebound From Emotional Loss to Cyclones? [9/16/2002

A Tale of Two Halves A Tale of Two Halves [9/16/2002

New Hampton's Humpal commits to Hawkeyes New Hampton's Humpal commits to Hawkeyes [9/20/2002

Good, Bad, and Ugly: Utah State Good, Bad, and Ugly: Utah State [9/22/2002

Inside the Numbers Penn State Inside the Numbers Penn State [9/27/2002

Good, Bad, and Ugly: Penn State Good, Bad, and Ugly: Penn State [9/29/2002

Miller Time: The Rise of Kirk Ferentz Miller Time: The Rise of Kirk Ferentz [9/30/2002

Ferentz is Making His Mark on the Program Ferentz is Making His Mark on the Program [10/1/2002

Mid Season Awards Mid Season Awards [10/7/2002

Miller Time: Michigan State Postgame Miller Time: Michigan State Postgame [10/13/2002

Good, Bad, and Ugly: Michigan State Good, Bad, and Ugly: Michigan State [10/13/2002

2002/1985 Comparison 2002/1985 Comparison [10/15/2002

Miller Time: Indiana Postgame Miller Time: Indiana Postgame [10/20/2002

Good, Bad, and Ugly Indiana Good, Bad, and Ugly Indiana  [10/20/2002

How Does Banks Compare to the Chucks How Does Banks Compare to the Chucks [10/21/2002

Miller Time: Michigan Postgame Miller Time: Michigan Postgame  [10/27/2002

In The Middle of a Special Season In The Middle of a Special Season [11/1/2002

Good, Bad, and Ugly: Wisconsin Good, Bad, and Ugly: Wisconsin [11/3/2002

The Transformation of a Defense The Transformation of a Defense [11/6/2002

Miller Time: Northwestern Postgame Miller Time: Northwestern Postgame [11/10/2002

What is Sports Information Doing to Promote Banks for Heisman? What is Sports Information Doing to Promote Banks for Heisman? [11/12/2002

Is This Team the Best Ever? Is This Team the Best Ever? [11/18/2002

Iowa Dream Season Reflected in All-Big Ten Selections Iowa Dream Season Reflected in All-Big Ten Selections [11/26/2002

Inside the Numbers 2002 Regular Season Inside the Numbers 2002 Regular Season [12/5/2002

Hawks Collect National Hardware Hawks Collect National Hardware [12/12/2002

Iowa’s Pass Defense Was Below Average in 2002: Fact, or Fiction? Iowa’s Pass Defense Was Below Average in 2002: Fact, or Fiction? [12/15/2002

Banks: 2nd in Heisman, 1st in Our Hearts Banks: 2nd in Heisman, 1st in Our Hearts [12/16/2002

Iowa Football Updates from Dec 2002 Iowa Football Updates from Dec 2002 [12/22/2002

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