October 1, 2005

TES - 2005 Hawkeye Football Game Notes - Week 5

Iowa’s Record 2-2, 0-1 Big Ten
Iowa’s Rankings
AP: Nope
USA Today: Nada
ESPN Power 16: Out
HARRIS: First poll 9/25
BCS: First poll 10/17

2005 Iowa Football Schedule
9/3/05 Iowa v. Ball State WIN 56-0
9/10/05 Iowa @ Iowa State LOSS 23-3
9/17/05 Iowa v. Northern Iowa WIN 45-21
9/24/05 Iowa @ Ohio State LOSS 31-6
10/1/05 Iowa v. Illinois 12:05 PM, ESPN+
10/8/05 Iowa @ Purdue 4:35 PM, ESPN
10/15/05 Iowa v. Indiana TBD
10/22/05 Iowa v. Michigan TBD
10/29/05 Bye Week
11/5/05 Iowa @ Northwestern TBD
11/12/05 Iowa @ Wisconsin TBD
11/19/05 Iowa v. Minnesota TBD
1/2/06 Tostitos Fiesta Bowl 4:30 PM ABC
1/2/06 Nokia Sugar Bowl 8:30 PM ABC
1/3/06 FedEx Orange Bowl 8:00 PM ABC

October 1st 2005 Iowa Hawkeyes v. Illinois Fighting Illini 2-2, 0-1 Big 10
Prior Games: 65, Illinois leads 37-26-2
Last Game: Iowa 23, Illinois 13

Game Watch: ‘The Best Game Watch Outside Of Kinnick.’
BLONDIES SPORTS 212 West 79th, (Broadway/Amsterdam).
1 train to 79th street, half a block east.  Several parking garages are nearby.
NOTE: If sitting on bar stools/standing for 3 hours is not ideal for you, we will be reserving a couple tables on the restaurant side of Blondies.  I cannot guarantee that you will have Iowa audio on that side, however - especially once the Big 10 season starts.

Last Week: Ohio State
You might excuse the Sedge for not really feeling like typing much about this game.  Just watching it was bad enough.  Such a game that our kicking teams were the highlight.  Schlicher hit field goals of 52 and 37 yards (the 52 his longest to date), and the vaunted Buckeye punt return team could only manage 2 yards on the day.  Heh…and we punted a lot.  It’s precisely the kind of game where you need a cupcake the following week.  Oh, and look who we have here: