Doc's Office by Scott Dochterman

Hawkeyes earn first NCAA bid since 1990

IOWA CITY — They sat as a group, eyes fixed on a big screen at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.

Iowa’s baseball players reacted as ... »

B1G ADs seek more balance in future football schedules

ROSEMONT, Ill. — Big Ten football schedules are set through 2019, and officials had plans to extend them into the next decade.


Iowa baseball misses out on home NCAA regional

IOWA CITY — A late-season slump likely kept the Iowa baseball team from hosting its first regional in school history.

The NCAA ... »

Iowa QB Beathard cuts his hair for a cause

IOWA CITY — Iowa quarterback C.J. Beathard earned the nickname “Sunshine” from Hawkeye fans because his long, flowing h ... »

Iowa football names leadership council

Iowa football named its 16-member leadership council on Friday morning, the program announced. The team votes on its members, and they assis ... »

Podcast: 'On Iowa' talks top 10 lines at I-Clubs, B1G meetings

The “On Iowa” podcast with Marc Morehouse and Scott Dochterman salutes David Letterman with a top-10 list of sayings on the spring I-Cl ... »

B1G inactive but alert over conference title deregulation

ROSEMONT, Ill. — Geography dictated the Big Ten’s recent round of football realignment, and one year into the East-West divide ... »

Northwestern AD: ‘Shame on us’ for allowing NBA to shape eligibility rule

ROSEMONT, Ill. — Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany unveiled a plan last month called “Education First, Athletics Second” that ca ... »

B1G tourney vital for Iowa’s regional bid

IOWA CITY — Iowa’s dream of a baseball season has included the most wins since 1985, its highest Big Ten finish since 1990 and ... »

Versatility serves Peyton and Hawkeyes

IOWA CITY — Within days of taking the Iowa baseball job two years ago, Rick Heller identified a player at Iowa Central Community College tha ... »

NCAA rules committee OKs shot clock to 30, wider arc

IOWA CITY — With eyes on increasing pace and reducing physical play, the NCAA men’s basketball rules committee agreed on several prop ... »

PTL opens play June 18, ends July 30

NORTH LIBERTY — The Prime Time League begins a seven-week, 10-game slate June 18 and ends with the championship on July 30.

Eig ... »

Analyst: ‘No question’ NBA team drafts White

IOWA CITY — Aaron White takes a major step toward his NBA goal this week, and at least one analyst believes he’s got a chance ... »

Iowa baseball submits bid to host NCAA regional

IOWA CITY — Iowa officials have submitted a bid to host the first round of the NCAA Division I regional baseball tournament, Athletic ... »

Iowa to face Florida State in Challenge

IOWA CITY — Iowa will play host to Florida State on Dec. 2 as part the annual Big Ten-ACC Challenge this fall.

The teams have m ... »