The term Hawkeye dates back to the days when Iowa became a state. Quickly, the entire state became known as the 'Hawkeye State' based off their rich Native American culture. Once Herky the mascot was created, it was game over for neighboring Universities and the U of I took control!Made of 50% Polyester, 25% Cotton, 25% Rayon to create the perfect blend, super soft on the torso. Classic t-shirt cut with that slimming fit to give you that vintage look and feel. Cut and sewn right here in the U.S.A. to provide the highest quality product possible.