November 4, 2013

Veloz checks out Iowa

Growing up in Wisconsin, Class of 2015 offensive lineman Nathan Veloz has followed the Badgers most of his life. This past weekend, the 6-foot-5, 310-pound Veloz got a little different look at Wisconsin as he was on the opposing sidelines during warm-ups as a visitor with the Iowa Hawkeyes, who played the Badgers at Kinnick Stadium on Saturday.

"It was different," said Veloz. "I'm used to cheering for Wisconsin, but it was cool."

For Veloz, who attends Oak Creek High School in Wisconsin, Saturday was not only his first chance to see the Hawkeyes play in person, but also his first visit to the campus in Iowa City.

"I liked it a lot," Veloz said. "The city itself was really nice. It seemed like there was a lot of stuff to do there and the atmosphere was crazy."


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