No place like home for a Hawkeye

Jenkins, Sally
February 1993
Sports Illustrated;2/15/93, Vol. 78 Issue 6, p58
Discusses football player Tavian Banks and his decision to play for the Iowa Buckeyes. Growing up in Bettendorf, Iowa; Recruiting by coaches from Miami, Washington, and Nebraska; Best player from Iowa since Roger Craig; Tavian's mother; Decision to attend Iowa; More.


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