The Iowa and Iowa State football teams found rare, uncommon ground this weekend. Both teams, for some reason, had their Twitter accounts suspended.
were unable to pull up the accounts of either the Cyclones or Hawkeyes football teams on Saturday. A message reading, “Twitter suspends accounts that violate the Twitter rules” appeared while trying to call up the accounts.
So, what’s up? Iowa spokesperson Steve Roe said in an email to The Des Moines Register on Saturday that the Hawkeyes had two accounts suspended: football and women’s gymnastics.
“Two University of Iowa Athletics Department official twitter accounts have been suspended due to music copyright infringement in a limited number of posts in 2018,” Roe wrote. “We are in the process of working with Twitter to resolve