First a New Year's Day bowl bid, then this [courtesy of the Iowa SID]...

University of Iowa junior left tackle Brandon Scherff said today that he will stay at Iowa for his senior season in 2014.  Scherff is a native of Denison, Iowa, who started all 12 games this season.  He was recently named first team All-Big Ten by a vote of league coaches.

His comment is below:

“I am excited to say that I will be staying at the University of Iowa for my senior season in 2014.  I am looking forward to the 2014 Outback Bowl and playing an outstanding opponent in LSU, and then working as hard as possible with my teammates to prepare for my senior year as a Hawkeye.”