Intercollegiate sports

22 Hawkeye varsity teams—12 men’s and 10 women’s, NCAA Division 1A

965,660 fans attended 168 athletic events in 2012

70,585 capacity at Kinnick Stadium, named for the 1939 Heisman Trophy winner

15,500 capacity at Carver-Hawkeye Arena, home to basketball, volleyball, gymnastics, and wrestling

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60% of students participate in campus recreational programs, including intramurals and club sports

215,000-square-foot Campus Recreation and Wellness center, named the 3rd best university recreation facility in the country

3,500 group exercise classes offered through Recreational Services each year

93 teams or individuals crowned intramural champions each year