Day 100 (May 27, 2010)
Kirk Ferentz has won Big Ten Coach of the year three times, most recently in 2009, joining Bo Schembechler, Hayden Fry and Joe Paterno as those who have won at least three times.
Kirk was named national coach of the year by the Associated Press and the Walter Camp Foundation in 2002.
Kirk has led the Hawkeyes to two BCS bowl games, both the Orange Bowl. Iowa beat Georgia Tech in the 2010 Orange Bowl. In 2009, Iowa achieved its highest-ever BCS ranking: No. 4.
From 2002 to 2005, Iowa won more Big Ten games than any other team.