Hall of Fame - Inductee Detail

Larry Station

Larry Station


  • Position: Linebacker
  • School: Iowa
  • High School: Central HS (Omaha, NE)
  • Years: 1982,-1985
  • Inducted: 2009
  • Place of Birth: Omaha, NE
  • Date of Birth: Dec 05, 1963
  • Jersey Number: 36
  • Height: 5-11
  • Weight: 227

Member Biography

Equally impressive on the college gridiron and in the classroom, Larry Station twice earned First Team All- America (1984, '85) honors while leading the Hawkeyes to four consecutive bowl games and a Big Ten championship in 1985. A four-year starter, Station remains the only player in Iowa history to lead the team in tackles for four years, finishing his career with 492 tackles. The team captain and team MVP in 1985, he was a finalist for the Lombardi and Butkus awards. A three-time First Team All-Big Ten selection, he led Iowa to a 35-13-1 record during his career. In the classroom, he twice earned First Team Academic All-America honors and First Team academic honors from the conference. Drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in 1986, Station returned to Iowa to receive his B.A. in Business in 1987. He later returned to school again, earning his M.B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis in 1990