The University of Iowa is a public research university founded in 1847, and is the oldest university in the state of Iowa. The institution fields 22 varsity sports teams, named the Iowa Hawkeyes, which compete in NCAA's Division I as part of the Big Ten Conference. The football team competes in the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS). The men's wrestling team is especially renowned, having won many NCAA championships and producing 17 graduates as of 2018 who have gone on to compete in the Olympics. The Hawkeyes are known for their rivalry with the Iowa State Cyclones. Get your big and tall Iowa apparel at our team shop, and wear it with pride.