Junior Tyler Wiegers and sophomore Nathan Stanley are neck-and-neck after Friday night's spring game.
The hall of fame football coach and 1950 Coe graduate was given the highest honor Coe can bestow.
The Hawkeyes committed three errors and were unable to rally from a 5-1 deficit.
The Kernels overcame a 2-run deficit, but the Cougars scored in the 9th to win 4-3.
Highlights from the Musco Twilight track and field meet hosted by Iowa