Doc's Office by Scott Dochterman

B1G notes: Minnesota coach sees recruiting as program’s next step

CHICAGO — With eight wins in each of its last two years, Minnesota’s football program has elevated from also-ran to divisional title ... »

Big Ten’s Delany sets agenda for FBS-only games in 2016; Iowa still has two on schedule

CHICAGO — Years of on-field image problems have subsided for the Big Ten as it enters its 120th football season.

Defending nati ... »

Iowa AD: North end zone could include patio areas

CHICAGO — Iowa Athletics Director Gary Barta described the potential for different types of luxury seating for Kinnick Stadium’ ... »

Part V: Will Barta add more sports to growing list of facilities?

IOWA CITY — A proposed 7,000-seat, $45 million arena in Coralville’s Iowa River Landing has eyes on hosting ice hockey at all ... »

Iowa-ISU men’s hoops moves to Thursday

The Iowa-Iowa State men’s basketball game was moved to Thursday, Dec. 10 from its traditional Friday date to accommodate national tel ... »

Hawkeyes land post player

Spirit Lake post player Ryan Kriener committed to the Iowa men’s basketball program Thursday morning, he announced on Twitter.

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Illinois tries to stay unified

CHICAGO — Illinois Coach Tim Beckman remains on the defensive after a Chicago Tribune report quoted several former players accusing h ... »

Part IV: Barta and field hockey

Editor’s note: This is the fourth story in a series about Iowa athletics under director Gary Barta. ... »

Iowa projects $3 million drop in football income

IOWA CITY — Iowa projects a decrease of nearly $3 million in football-related income for fiscal year 2016 because of slow ticket sale ... »

Part III: Barta and gender equity

Editor’s note: This is the third story in a series about Iowa athletics under Director Gary Barta. We ... »

Part II: Barta, Ferentz and the extension

(This is the second story in a four-part series about Iowa athletics under Director Gary Barta. Coming Tuesd ... »

Attorney: Ex-field hockey coach plans to sue UI

IOWA CITY — Former Iowa women’s field hockey coach Tracey Griesbaum plans to file a lawsuit against the University of Iowa nea ... »

Part I: Iowa athletics under Gary Barta

(This is the first story in a four-part series about Iowa athletics under Director Gary Barta. Coming Monday ... »

A few tough public moments for Iowa athletics

IOWA CITY — No high-profile business is immune from public blunders, and Iowa athletics has had its share during Athletics Director Gary Bar ... »

Report: Former Hawkeye WR shot in hometown

Former Iowa wide receiver Damond Powell was shot last night in his hometown of Toledo, Ohio, according to Toledo television station 13ABC. ... »