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Iowa Offers Niemann

Iowa received a first-hand look at Illinois athlete Ben Niemann at camp this week. It turned into a scholarship offer for the Northern Illinois verbal commitment. He talked about how the new opportunity impacts his recruitment and his connections to the Hawkeye State in this premium story.

Some people believe that the best friends we make in life are during childhood. If that holds true, it could work in Iowa's favor on the recruiting trail. Sycamore (IL) High athlete Ben Niemann attended school up until the sixth grade in Indianola, Iowa. After camping with the Hawkeyes on Wednesday, he returned to his home town to spend time with some old friends. Among them was Keegan Render...