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It's sure been an eventful week.

There's the happy: Iowa football is in the Rose Bowl against the Stanford Cardinal.

There's the sad: The Hawkeyes were ever-so-close to a College Football Playoff berth before falling to Michigan State last weekend.

And then there's the unknown: What do you make of this week's Cy-Hawk Series basketball game with Iowa State?

Chad Leistikow, Rick Brown and Ross Peterson break down the Rose Bowl bliss, the Big Ten what-ifs and the requirements for the hoops squad to pull off an upset in Ames in the latest "Hawk Central" episode. Listen below!