This week on the Hawkeye Report Podcast, Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo take a look back at Iowa’s loss on Saturday afternoon to Indiana. Then we take a deep dive into what went wrong this season for the Iowa basketball team and play over/under on the number of transfers we expect from the program once the season concludes. Then we dive into a little football and basketball recruiting from the past weekend.
This week on the podcast, Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo look back on the week of Iowa basketball. The close loss to Michigan State and then getting blown out in the second half at Ohio State. We discuss what we see as the positive and negative trends to this season and during the 8 year run of Fran McCaffery, with some surprising findings. We dive into the student seating discussion for Carver-Hawkeye Arena and the rumor that there will be a new look next year. Then we wrap up with some talk about Joe Wieskamp and signing day for football last week.
It’s the first year of the early signing period for college football and we go in-depth about the Class that the Hawkeyes will be signing on December 20th. We look at the remaining targets and where Iowa stands with them one week before signing day and where the class ranks nationally and within the Big Ten. We open the show discussing the All American status of Josh Jackson and Josey Jewell and what round each may go in the NFL Draft (and if Jackson is leaving early). Then we dive into Iowa basketball and what will need to change for the results to improve this season.
The Hawkeyes are on a bye this week, but there’s plenty to talk about on the podcast. Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo look back at Iowa’s convincing win over Illinois that didn’t feel like a convincing win. Then we dive into the Hawkeyes at the halfway point in the season and look at what’s went right, what’s went wrong, and the outlook for the final six games of the 2017 season. Then we dive into the recruiting trail with a look at where things stand in football and basketball recruiting, plus we preview Iowa Basketball media day, which comes up on Monday.
On the latest edition of the Hawkeye Report Podcast, Matt Randazzo and Tom Kakert are joined by Logan Wynn from the QC Elite AAU program to discuss their just completed season on the basketball court. Wynn talks about the development of one of his former players, Nicholas Baer and he updates the recruitment of 2019 PG D.J. Carton, who Iowa recently offered. Then we discuss Iowa’s European trip and the addition of 2018 guard C.J. Fredrick. We then move on to an in-depth discussion of Iowa football media day and preview the Hawkeyes open practice on Saturday at Kinnick. Which freshmen will be playing this year? Who is standing out in practice? Who will be the starting quarterback for Iowa this season?
Back from Las Vegas and plenty to review on this hoops recruiting heavy Hawkeye Report Podcast. Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo discuss the play of Joe Wieskamp and Patrick McCaffery on the AAU circuit, plus look at several of the other targets that the Iowa coaches have been watching. We look at the recruitment of 2019 PG DJ Carton and where he might be leaning. Then we discuss the Lavar Ball circus in Vegas. We dive into football recruiting news, including a new commitment, the start of football practice in Iowa City, and much more.
It’s a special edition of the Hawkeye Report Podcast from Las Vegas! The long awaited Vegas podcast has arrived. Tom Kakert is joined by Jamie Johnson and Greg Stephen from the Iowa Barnstormers AAU program to discuss the success of their program this year on the Adidas circuit and how they have played in Vegas this year. We are also joined by former Hawk Val Barnes, who is helping to coach the Barnstormers this year and Patrick McCaffery stops by to talk about the Iowa vs. Everybody t-shirt that has already close to reaching 1,000 sales, which will be donated to children’s cancer research. You can get your shirt by visiting IowavsEverybody.com and join the movement.
This week on the Hawkeye Report Podcast, we turn our attention to Hawkeye football with Big Ten Media Days coming up early next week. Matt Randazzo and Tom Kakert are joined by former Hawkeye Steve Manders, who discusses his new career in professional wrestling and then we dive into Hawkeye football and discuss Sean Welsh and the courage of his disclosure of battling depression, football staff changes and what it means for the future, plus we talk some football recruiting in the creepy corner, graduate transfers, and we wrap up with a little Iowa basketball talk.
Coming off a big football recruiting weekend, Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo take a look at all the good news for the Hawkeyes. We also dive into where things stand for the Hawkeyes in the Class of 2018 and 2019 on the recruiting trail. Then we discuss where things stand on the basketball recruiting front, plus a feature on Joe Wieskamp and a story about Patrick McCaffery. We wrap up with a look at what we are learning about the Iowa basketball team in the Prime Time League.
The start of the Prime Time League means a late night podcast from Tom Kakert and Matt Randazzo. We break down the first night of summer basketball and what it might mean for the Iowa hoops team next season. We discuss the play of freshman Luka Garza and Jack Nunge and how they might fit into the plans, along with who surprised and who disappointed. Plus we talk hoops recruiting and Joe Wieskamp’s standout performance at the NBA Players Top 100 Camp. Then we dive into a Tigerhawk at midfield this fall, plus we go in-depth on football recruiting with a new commitment and the potential for several more this weekend.