Iowa commit Henry Geil breaks out with a big game; catching up with Hawkeyes recruits

Iowa football is always the main topic in Iowa Breakfast Club, Land of 10’s daily Hawkeyes notebook — but we cover news, notes and analysis across Hawkeyes sports. Join us each morning to get caught up on everything you missed in the world of Iowa football, recruiting, basketball and more.

Big man before getting to campus

Iowa running back commit Henry Geil continued his stellar senior high school season Friday with 142 yards rushing. Blair Sanderson of Rivals breaks down the play of all the Iowa commits last week, including Geil’s big day.

Recruiting roundup

Rob Howe of caught up Class of 2019 defensive back Derrick Miller Jr. and Class of 2019 linebacker Nick Henrich. Both hold Iowa offers and attended the Illinois game last weekend.

Will the real Hawkeyes please stand up?

The Iowa-Illinois football game turned into a very Iowa football game. Land of 10 explains how that happened and why the fake punt meant so much in the contest in the Iowa film room.

A Big Ten power poll

The Hawkeyes surged up a few spots in the latest Big Ten power poll from Mike Hlas of the Cedar Rapids Gazette. Be sure to read the Michigan portion. It’s the best part of the rankings.

An ode to the fullback

Chad Leistikow of the Des Moines Register wrote about why Iowa had success with the fullback against Illinois. He also took a look the play of offensive tackle Tristan Wirfs in his game rewatch.

An eye opener in the morning

Those heading to Northwestern for the Iowa game on Oct. 21 will need to be up early to tailgate. The Hawkeyes will face the Wildcats at 11 a.m. CT (noon ET). Here is all the information on kickoff time and TV info.

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