University of Iowa Hospitals is investigating whether medical records were breached following hospitalization of 13 of the school's football players.

The players were hospitalized on January 24 and 25, following strenuous workouts, for treatment of Rhabdomyolysis syndrome, a serious muscle disorder that can cause kidney damage. All have since been released. What follows is the university's Jan. 28 statement on the possible breach:

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