IOWA CITY, Iowa — Excitement is in the air as the University of Iowa football team’s season opener is just days away, hosting Miami (Ohio) on Saturday at Kinnick Stadium.
Hawkeye fans planning on attending the game or watching from around the world via television or their mobile devices will be able to supplement their enjoyment of the football games this year by checking out Iowa’s multiple social media channels on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. One new feature that will be utilized this fall on HawkeyeFootball’s Instagram account will be Instagram Stories.
Photos and videos throughout gameday will appear together in a slideshow format enhancing the Hawkeye fans’ gameday experience. Whether it’s getting a taste of the tailgating atmosphere around Kinnick Stadium, players and coaches arriving at the stadium, pregame activities in the Krause Family Plaza, the Hawkeye Marching Band performing at halftime, or the roar of the crowd after a long touchdown run… experience it on your mobile device with our game story at HawkeyeFootball on Instagram.
Kickoff is set for 2:30 p.m. (CT) on Saturday. Approximately 4,400 tickets remain and can be purchased at the UI Athletics Ticket Office located in Carver-Hawkeye Arena, over the phone at 1-800-IA-HAWKS, or online at hawkeyesports.com.