The Iowa Hawkeyes are the sports teams that compete for the University of Iowa, which is located in Iowa City, Iowa. Part of the National Collegiate AthleticAssociationDivision I, it is also part of the highly respected Big TenConference. Though the school has a wide variety of sports teams--including gymnastics, rowing and tennis--its best known are its basketball, baseball and football teams.
The Nebraska Cornhuskers are the teams that compete for the University of Nebraska--Lincoln in the NCAA Division I as part of the Big Ten Conference. Though deciding to go by the Cornhuskers moniker in 1899, the teamshavealso previously gone by the "Hawkeyes," the "Antelopes," the "Bugeaters" and the "Mankilling Mastodons."