Iowa City Regina fans will always remember Daniel Murray as a key member of their 2005 state championship team. Hawkeye fans will always remember him as the kicker who hit the last-second field goal to upset no. 3 Penn State under the lights at Kinnick Stadium in 2008.
In 2009, kicker Trent Mossbrucker took a redshirt year and Murray was Iowa’s exclusive place kicker. He earned all Big Ten honorable mention by league media and third team all Big Ten by Phil Steele.
Murray has been earned academic all Big Ten honors in 2007, 2008 and 2009.
Murray was listed as a co-starter at place kicker alongside Mossbrucker entering 2010.