The Iowa football program has named 16 players to the 2015 Leadership Group. The group includes 13 seniors, two juniors and one sophomore.

The purpose of the group is to assist in formulating policies and being involved in team decision-making matters. Players are selected by a team vote.

The seniors are OL Austin Blythe, RB Jordan Canzeri, DL Darian Cooper, FB Adam Cox, TE Jake Duzey, WR Jacob Hillyer, PK Marshall Koehn, DB Jordan Lomax, DE Nate Meier, DE Drew Ott, LB Travis Perry, FB Macon Plewa and WR Tevaun Smith. The junior class is represented by QB C.J. Beathard and RB LeShun Daniels, Jr., and LB Josey Jewell represents the sophomore class.

The 2015 Hawkeye Leadership Group:

C.J. Beathard QB Junior Franklin, Tennessee

Austin Blythe OL Senior Williamsburg, Iowa

Jordan Canzeri RB Senior Troy, New York

Darian Cooper DL Senior Elkridge, Maryland

Adam Cox FB Senior Chana, Illinois

LeShun Daniels, Jr. RB Junior Warren, Ohio

Jake Duzey TE Senior Troy, Michigan

Jacob Hillyer WR Senior Somerset, Texas

Josey Jewell LB Sophomore Decorah, Iowa

Marshall Koehn PK Senior Solon, Iowa

Jordan Lomax DB Senior Upper Marlboro, Maryland

Nate Meier DE Senior Tabor, Iowa

Drew Ott DE Senior Trumbull, Nebraska

Travis Perry LB Senior Urbandale, Iowa

Macon Plewa FB Senior Franklin, Wisconsin

Tevaun Smith WR Senior Toronto, Ontario