Swarmcast: An Iowa Hawkeyes podcast

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Previewing Iowa wrestling with IAWrestle's Anna Kayser

Previewing Iowa wrestling with IAWrestle's Anna Kayser

  • 0:35:23
  • 1 day ago

Wrestling in the Big Ten conference has finally arrived. Iowa is the consensus No. 1 team in the country entering the 2021 season and the Hawkeyes have arguably the most talented lineup in program history. To preview the 2021 season, Sean Bock of HawkeyeInsider.com sat down with Anna Kayser of IAWrestle.com. During the podcast, Kayser looked back on the 2020 season, what to expect in 2021, and went through just about everything Iowa fans need to know regarding this year's club. 

Episodes of This Show

  • How will Iowa finish its 2021 Recruiting Class?

    How will Iowa finish its 2021 Recruiting Class?

    • 0:22:18
    • 3 days ago

    HawkeyeInsider's David Eickholt and Sean Bock discuss all things Iowa football recruiting. How do the Hawkeyes sit with some of their top remaining targets? What's the latest on 2021 running back Eli Sanders? How will Iowa finish up its 2021 class? The duo discuss that and talk about if Iowa should be worried about its 2022 recruiting class' slow start.

  • Reaction: Iowa dominates Maryland in 89-67 blowout win

    Reaction: Iowa dominates Maryland in 89-67 blowout win

    • 0:31:26
    • 8 days ago

    HawkeyeInsider's David Eickholt and Sean Bock take an in-depth look at Iowa's blowout victory over Rutgers. How were the Hawkeyes able to overcome an early double-digit deficit? Should Keegan Murray be starting? What does a red-hot Jordan Bohannon do for this Iowa squad? The duo analyze what Thursday night's win does for momentum going forward and what the ceiling of this team is. You won't want to miss this loaded episode.

  • Iowa basketball back in the top-five, putting a wrap on the 2020 football season

    Iowa basketball back in the top-five, putting a wrap on the 2020 football season

    • 0:54:40
    • 11 days ago

    For the first time in 2021, the Swarmcast is back! HawkeyeInsider's David Eickholt and Sean Bock take a deep dive into Iowa basketball and football. Is Jordan Bohannon back? How has Keegan Murray been so effective for this team? What's wrong with the Iowa defense? They take a deep dive into the win over Rutgers and talk about the opportunities ahead. The duo also talk about how Zach VanValkenburg and Tyler Linderbaum impact next year's football team. They also talk about departures in the Iowa football program and put a wrap on the 2020 season.

  • Instant Reaction: Iowa to face Missouri in Music City Bowl

    Instant Reaction: Iowa to face Missouri in Music City Bowl

    • 0:27:36
    • 26 days ago

    HawkeyeInsider's David Eickholt and Sean Bock react to the news that Iowa will face Missouri in the Music City Bowl. Yes, it's true, Iowa deserved a better ending to the 2020 season, but there are a lot more storylines at play here than simply finishing the season off strong. Bock and Eickholt break those down, some basic strengths and weaknesses about the Tigers and talk about everything Hawkeyes, including if Kirk Ferentz will be able to coach his team from the sidelines following his COVID-19 diagnosis.

  • Instant Reaction: No, it's not time to panic following loss to No. 1 Gonzaga

    Instant Reaction: No, it's not time to panic following loss to No. 1 Gonzaga

    • 0:39:08
    • 27 days ago

    HawkeyeInsider's David Eickholt and Sean Bock team up to discuss Iowa's 99-88 loss to No. 1 Gonzaga. The duo explain what some of the glaring issues are with this year's team, but also explain why it's not time to panic yet. Iowa showed that they can compete with anybody in the nation, but certain things need to be fixed. They also talk about Luka Garza's dominance, what they want to see in Big Ten play and much more. This is a loaded reaction podcast.

  • National Signing Day: Breaking Down Iowa's top-25 recruiting class

    National Signing Day: Breaking Down Iowa's top-25 recruiting class

    • 1:09:37
    • 1 month ago

    It is here. National Signing Day. HawkeyeInsider has you covered. David Eickholt and Sean Bock do an extensive in-depth breakdown of every member of the 2021 Iowa recruiting class. Is this Kirk Ferentz's best ever? Who are some guys that could be immediate impact players? What do you need to know about them? The Hawkeyes might not be known for just running the ball, great line play and tight ends because this batch of receivers might be the best in the Ferentz era. The most in-depth one-stop shop for analysis surrounding Iowa's top-25 ranked recruiting class.

  • Did Iowa get the short-end of the stick by playing Michigan on 'Champions Week?'

    Did Iowa get the short-end of the stick by playing Michigan on 'Champions Week?'

    • 0:41:47
    • 1 month ago

    HawkeyeInsider's David Eickholt and Sean Bock team up to recap a 28-7 victory over Wisconsin. What went right for the Hawkeyes? Is Spencer Petras a second-half quarterback? The duo analyze an outstanding win, which extended Iowa's current regular season winning streak to six. The two of them also dive into Champions Week, where they discuss if Iowa got the short-end of the stick from the Big Ten by scheduling them against Michigan instead of No. 7 Indiana.

  • Can Iowa snap its losing skid against Wisconsin? How will Iowa hoops respond after beating North Carolina?

    Can Iowa snap its losing skid against Wisconsin? How will Iowa hoops respond after beating North Carolina?

    • 0:49:39
    • 1 month ago

    HawkeyeInsider's David Eickholt and Sean Bock team up to discuss all the latest in Iowa athletics. The Hawkeye basketball team comes up with a huge win against No. 16 North Carolina. How far can this team go? What were our takeaways? We also tell you why Luka Garza's performance goes far beyond what he did in the box score. We also take a deep dive into the latest storylines surrounding Iowa football. Can the Hawkeyes snap its losing streak against the Badgers? What do we know about Wisconsin? What Iowa seniors might come back for another year? The duo also take some time to dive into Iowa vs. Iowa State basketball that will take place on Friday night.

  • Pregame Breakdown: No. 3 Iowa hosts No. 16 North Carolina

    Pregame Breakdown: No. 3 Iowa hosts No. 16 North Carolina

    • 0:29:55
    • 1 month ago

    HawkeyeInsider's David Eickholt and Sean Bock are back with another Swarmcast to preview Iowa basketball's biggest game of the young season as they look to take down No. 16 North Carolina. What do Roy Williams' squad bring to the table? How will the Hawkeyes matchup against the Tar Heels? Who are the key players? Is Jack Nunge the biggest x-factor in Tuesday night's game? The duo take a deep dive into the matchup and give their final predictions prior to contest.