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2018-2019 Iowa Football Year in Review

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Summary: Iowa defeated Illinois and Nebraska in the final two games of the season to post an overall 8-4 record. The Hawkeyes tied for second in the Big Ten Conference West Division with a 5-4 mark. Head coach Kirk Ferentz (151-101) became Iowa's all-time winningest coach on Sept. 1, 2018. The Hawkeyes defeated Northern Illinois, 33-7. It was Ferentz's 144th win as Iowa's head coach, one more than his predecessor, Hayden Fry (143-89-6). Fry coached Iowa for 20 years (1979-98). Ferentz is in his 20th season. TE T.J. Hockenson has been named the top tight end in the country and in the Big Ten. DE A.J. Epensesa and DE Anthony Nelson tie for the Big Ten lead with 9.5 sacks apiece. Those numbers tie for 13th in the country. Iowa's three primary running backs - Ivory Kelly-Martin, Mekhi Sargent, Toren Young - have combined for 377 carries, 1,719 rushing yards and 16 rushing touchdowns (nine by Sargent, five by Young, and two by Kelly-Martin). Junior Amani Hooker has been named the Tatum-Woodson Big Ten Defensive back of the Year. The Hawkeyes have 18 interceptions in 2018, tied for most in the country (Boston College, Maryland).

Conference: Big Ten

Head Coach: Kirk Ferentz

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Opponent / Score


Full Game

Northern Illinois

Iowa  vs  Northern Illinois  

W     33 - 7

Iowa State

Iowa  vs  Iowa State  

W     13 - 3

Northern Iowa

Iowa  vs  Northern Iowa  

W     38 - 14


Iowa  vs  #18 Wisconsin  

L     17 - 28 


Iowa  @  Minnesota  

W     48 - 31


Iowa  @  Indiana  

W     42 - 16


#19 Iowa  vs  Maryland  

W     23 - 0

Penn State

#18 Iowa  @  #17 Penn State  

L     24 - 30 


#19 Iowa  @  Purdue  

L     36 - 38 


Iowa  vs  Northwestern  

L     10 - 14 


Iowa  @  Illinois  

W     63 - 0


Iowa  vs  Nebraska  

W     31 - 28

Mississippi State

Iowa  vs  #18 Mississippi State  

Outback Bowl

W     27 - 22 

Total Wins

Total Losses

Total Ties

Win %






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A.J. Epenesa

A.J. Epenesa (DL)

Edwardsville, Illinois [High]

Aaron Mends

Aaron Mends (LB)

Kansas City, Missouri [Winnetonka]

Alaric Jackson

Alaric Jackson (OL)

Detroit, Michigan [Renaissance]

Amani Hooker

Amani Hooker (DB)

Brooklyn Park, Minnesota [Park Center Senior]

Amani Jones

Amani Jones (LB)

Chicago, Illinois [Phillips]

Anthony Nelson

Anthony Nelson

Urbandale, Iowa [Waukee]

Austin Kelly

Austin Kelly (FB)

Hickory Hills, Illinois [Stagg]

Austin Schulte

Austin Schulte (DL)

Pella, Iowa [High]

Austin Spiewak

Austin Spiewak (LS)

Rolling Meadows, Illinois [Fremd]

Barrington Wade

Barrington Wade (LB)

Skokie, Illinois [Niles North]

Brady Reiff

Brady Reiff (DL)

Parkston, South Dakota [High]

Brady Ross

Brady Ross (FB)

Humboldt, Iowa [High]

Brandon Smith

Brandon Smith (WR)

Lake Cormorant, Mississippi [High]

Bryce Schulte

Bryce Schulte (TE)

Cedar Rapids, Iowa [Xavier]

Caleb Shudak

Caleb Shudak (K)

Council Bluffs, Iowa [Lewis Central]

Cedrick Lattimore

Cedrick Lattimore (DL)

Redford, Michigan [East English Village Prep]

Chauncey Golston

Chauncey Golston (DE)

Detroit, Michigan [East English Village Prep]

Cody Ince

Cody Ince (OL)

Balsam Lake, Wisconsin [Unity]

Cole Banwart

Cole Banwart (OL)

Ottosen, Iowa [Algona]

Coloton Dinsdale

Coloton Dinsdale (DB)

Reinbeck, Iowa [Gladbrook-Reinbeck]

Colten Rastetter

Colten Rastetter

Guttenberg, Iowa [Clayton Ridge]

Dallas Craddieth

Dallas Craddieth (DB)

Saint Louis, Missouri [Hazelwood Central]

Dalles Jacobus

Dalles Jacobus

Cedar Rapids, Iowa [Kennedy]

Daviyon Nixon

Daviyon Nixon (DL)

Kenosha, Wisconsin [Indian Trail]

Devonte Young

Devonte Young (WR)

Waldorf, Maryland [North Point]

Dillon Doyle

Dillon Doyle (LB)

Iowa City, Iowa [West]

DJ Johnson

DJ Johnson (DB)

Indianapolis, Indiana [North Central]

Djimon Colbert

Djimon Colbert (LB)

Shawnee Mission, Kansas [Bishop Miege]

Dominique Dafney

Dominique Dafney (WR)

West Des Moines, Iowa [Valley]

Drew Cook

Drew Cook (QB)

Iowa City, Iowa [Regina]

Garret Jansen

Garret Jansen (DL)

Pella, Iowa [High]

Geno Stone

Geno Stone

New Castle, Pennsylvania [High]

Henry Geil

Henry Geil

Green Bay, Wisconsin [Preble]

Henry Marchese

Henry Marchese (DB)

Vernon Hills, Illinois [Stevenson]

Henry Marchese

Henry Marchese (WR, DB)

Vernon Hills, Illinois [Stevenson]

Ihmir Smith-Marsette

Ihmir Smith-Marsette (WR)

Newark, New Jersey [Weequahic]

Jack Hockaday

Jack Hockaday (LB)

Forsyth, Illinois [Maroa-Forsyth]

Jack Koerner

Jack Koerner (DB)

West Des Moines, Iowa [Dowling]

Jack Plumb

Jack Plumb (OL)

Green Bay, Wisconsin [Bay Port]

Jackson Subbert

Jackson Subbert (LS)

Williamsburg, Iowa [High]

Jake Gervase

Jake Gervase (DB)

Davenport, Iowa [Assumption]

Jake Newborg

Jake Newborg (OL)

Inwood, Iowa [West Lyon]

Jayden Mcdonald

Jayden Mcdonald

Suwanee, Georgia [North Gwinnett]

Jeff Jenkins

Jeff Jenkins

Crystal Lake, Illinois [Prairie Ridge]

Joe Evans

Joe Evans (DL)

Ames, Iowa [High]

Joe Ludwig

Joe Ludwig (LB)

Middletown, Wisconsin [High]

John Carlson

John Carlson

Bondurant, Iowa [Boundurant-Farrar]

John Milani

John Milani

Iowa City, Iowa [West]

John Waggoner

John Waggoner (DE)

West Des Moines, Iowa [Dowling]

Josh Turner

Josh Turner (DB)

Delray Beach, Florida [American Heritage]

Julius Brents

Julius Brents (DB)

Indianapolis, Indiana [Warren Central]

Kaevon Merriweather

Kaevon Merriweather (DB)

Belleville, Michigan [High]

Keegan Render

Keegan Render (OL)

Indianola, Iowa [High]

Kristian Welch

Kristian Welch (LB)

Iola, Wisconsin [Scandinavia]

Kyle Groenweg

Kyle Groenweg (WR)

Inwood, Iowa [West Lyon]

Kyler Schott

Kyler Schott (OL)

Coggon, Iowa [North Linn]

Landen Paulsen

Landen Paulsen (OL)

Moville , Iowa [Woodbury Central]

Levi Paulsen

Levi Paulsen (OL)

Moville , Iowa [Woodbury Central]

Logan Klemp

Logan Klemp (LB)

Jewell, Iowa [South Hamilton]

Mark Kallenberger

Mark Kallenberger (OL)

Bettendorf, Iowa [High]

Matt Fagan

Matt Fagan (OL)

Council Bluffs, Iowa [St. Albert]

Matt Hankins

Matt Hankins (DB)

Lewisville, Texas [Marcus]

Matt Nelson

Matt Nelson (DL)

Cedar Rapids, Iowa [Xavier]

Max Cooper

Max Cooper (WR)

Waukesha, Wisconsin [Catholic Memorial]

Mekhi Sargent

Mekhi Sargent (RB)

Key West, Florida [High]

Michael Ojemudia

Michael Ojemudia (DB)

Farmington Hills, Michigan [Harrison]

Miguel Recinos

Miguel Recinos (K)

Mason City, Iowa [High]

Mike Timm

Mike Timm (LB)

Delafield, Wisconsin [Kettle Moraine]

Monte Pottebaum

Monte Pottebaum (RB)

Larchwood, Iowa [West Lyon]

Nate Stanley

Nate Stanley (QB)

Menomonie, Wisconsin [High]

Nate Vejvoda

Nate Vejvoda (TE)

Homer Glen, Illinois [Providence Catholic]

Nate Wieting

Nate Wieting (TE)

Rockford, Illinois [Lutheran]

Nick Anderson

Nick Anderson (LB)

Waukee, Iowa [High]

Nick Easley

Nick Easley (WR)

Newton, Iowa [High]

Nick Niemann

Nick Niemann (LB)

Sycamore, Illinois [High]

Nico Ragaini

Nico Ragaini (WR)

East Haven, Connecticut [Notre Dame]

Noah Fant

Noah Fant (TE)

Omaha, Nebraska [South]

Parker Hesse

Parker Hesse (DE)

Waukon, Iowa [High]

Riley Moss

Riley Moss (DB)

Ankeny, Iowa [Centennial]

Ross Reynolds

Ross Reynolds (OL)

Waukee, Iowa [High]

Ryan Gersonde

Ryan Gersonde (P)

Milwaukee, Wisconsin [Marquette University ]

Ryan Schmidt

Ryan Schmidt (QB)

Marion, Iowa [Linn-Mar]

Sam Brincks

Sam Brincks

Carroll, Iowa [Kuemper]

Samson Evans

Samson Evans

Crystal Lake, Illinois [Prairie Ridge]

Seth Benson

Seth Benson (LB)

Sioux Falls, South Dakota [Washington]

Shaun Beyer

Shaun Beyer (TE)

Shellsburg, Iowa [Kennedy]

Spencer Petras

Spencer Petras (QB)

San Rafael, California [Marin Catholic]

T.J. Hockenson

T.J. Hockenson (TE)

Chariton, Iowa [High]

Terry Roberts

Terry Roberts (DB)

Erie, Pennsylvania [Cathedral Prep]

Tommy Kujawa

Tommy Kujawa (TE)

Greendale, Wisconsin [High]

Toren Young

Toren Young (RB)

Madison, Wisconsin [Monona Grove]

Trey Winters

Trey Winters

Ankeny, Iowa [Centennial]

Tristan Wirfs

Tristan Wirfs (OL)

Mount Vernon, Iowa [High]

Turner Pallissard

Turner Pallissard (RB)

Frankfort, Illinois [Lincoln-Way East]

Tyler Linderbaum

Tyler Linderbaum (OL)

Solon, Iowa [High]

Tyrone Tracy Jr.

Tyrone Tracy Jr. (WR)

Indianapolis, Indiana [Decatur Central]


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