006Over the years, Hawkeye fans have collected memorabilia to remember great moments in athletics, preserved for younger generations to see and admire. The Showcase will be open from 10am – 3pm.

This event within the “World’s Largest Hawkeye Tradeshow,” brings sports collectibles under one roof for all to enjoy. These items are symbols of being true fans – they are a snapshot of the university at a specific time in history. No matter the years that separate them, this historic memorabilia brings fans together as one!

Past items showcased have included:

  • Game worn sweatshirt by former Iowa Football Coach, Bob Commings
  • Early 1980’s Men’s Basketball road game shorts
  • 1997 NCAA Wrestling Championships chair autographed by Dan Gable
  • Volume 1, number 5, of January 1951 issue of “Sports Action” comic book009
  • Ticket stub for Iowa vs. Illinois Homecoming game of October 19, 1929
  • 1983 Gator Bowl Football signed by coaching staff and players
  • Scorecard of the 1914 Iowa vs. Ames game
  • Nile Kinnick Autographed program page from 1939
  • 1939 LL Bean Wood Carrier with Notre Dame and Minnesota game scores

Interested in displaying your collection? Contact Rachel Ennen-Bennasi for more information.