Iowa Football Hosts Annual Spring Scrimmage

From Iowa Sports Information Department:

The University of Iowa will hold its annual Iowa Football Spring scrimmage at 2 p.m. inside Kinnick Stadium with gates opening at 1 p.m. this afternoon The event concludes the Hawkeyes 2014 spring practice will feature the offense vs. the defense, with a unique scoring system that will .  The Hawkeye Radio Network will be on the air from 2 til 3 p.m., with Gary Dolphin and Rob Brooks discussing spring football and the scrimmage.  Action from the scrimmage can be viewed live on the web at  There is no admission charge.  Fans are invited to join forces with the UI Athletics Department and the Johnson County Crisis Center in the annual Food Bank Drive.  Fans are invited to bring non-perishable food items to the event.  The west and south grandstands will be open for spectators.  Gates A, F and G will open at 1 p.m.  Roster cards for Saturday’s practice will be available at the entrances, along with schedule cards for the 2014 season and B1G posters and schedule cards. Normal game day procedures will be in effect.  Patrons should expect delays if they are attempting to carry purses or bags into Kinnick Stadium.  There is no autograph session following the practice. Parking will be available in all University parking lots adjacent to Kinnick Stadium.  Pre-event activities will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Krause Family Plaza at the south end of Kinnick Stadium. The Elite Chevy Kids Zone will feature free face painting, football toss, soccer, 10-yard dash, koozies, tattoos, and more.


Herky’s Locker Room — the official team store of the Iowa Hawkeyes — will not conduct its annual clearance sale Saturday morning, but will be selling merchandise in Krause Family Plaza and at Gate B.  Fans will be able to purchase official sideline gear for the 2014 season.