Since 2009, 13 of the toughest patients at the Iowa Children’s Hospital have participated in Iowa’s Kid Captain program. Each young fan is treated to a unique Iowa football experience, and this year, Lincoln Ortman, 5, was first in line.
It’s the last Saturday in October tomorrow. That means it’s time to take one last deep breath as we point toward the finish line. And, already, before the first Thanksgiving turkey is cooked, the Big Ten has three job openings. I look at coaching tumult and other topics in my Hard Takes.
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The Iowa Hawkeyes kicked off the Big Ten exhibition season with an impressive 99-73 win over Sioux Falls on Thursday night.
Ezekiel Elliott or Connor Cook?
With Jerry Kill gone from Minnesota, the Gophers take on Michigan for the Little Brown Jug. BTN’s Tom Dienhart takes his weekly look at the best of Saturday’s games complete with an upset alert, best coaching matchup, player on the spot, and more.
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Every week during the 2015 football season, BTN.com’s Tom Dienhart, Brent Yarina, Sean Merriman and a Big Ten beat writer make their Big Ten game predictions.