December 3, 2015

The Eternal Season - Sedge's 2015 Hawkeye Football Game Notes - Big Ten Championship Game: Michigan State @ Iowa 12/3/15

Sedge's Hawkeye Football Game Notes - 2015 Edition
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Iowa’s Record: 12-0, 8-0 Big Ten, 6-0 B1G West 
Iowa’s Rankings:
AP: 4th  down 1
USA Today: 3rd  same (1st place vote!)
College Football Playoff: 
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2015 IOWA FOOTBALL SCHEDULE*

September 5th, v. Illinois State WIN 31-14
September 12th, @ Iowa State, WIN 31-17
September 19th, v. Pittsburgh, WIN 27-24
September 26th, v. North Texas, WIN 62-16
October 3rd, @ •Wisconsin, WIN 10-6
October 10th, v. •Illinois, WIN 29-20
October 17th, @ •Northwestern, WIN 40-10
October 31st, v. Maryland, WIN 31-15
November 7th, @ Indiana, WIN 35-27
November 14th, v. •Minnesota, WIN 40-35
November 21st, v. •Purdue, WIN 40-20
November 27th, @ •Nebraska, WIN 28-20

December 5th, Big Ten Title Game, Michigan State @ Iowa, 8:17 pm, FOX

•Big Ten West Division Game

*Times Eastern

Scouting next opponent: TBD

*Wondering which BTN channel we are on? Click, enter, find.
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December 5th, 2015  Iowa v. #5 Michigan State Spartans, 11-1, 7-1 Big Ten, 6-0 B1G East
Previous Meetings: 45, Iowa leads 23-20-2 (first neutral site meeting)
Last Meeting: 2013 - Spartans 26 Hawkeyes 14

Kinnick Color of the Week:

Current Line: Iowa +4.5

Turnover Margin: +14,  B1G #1, FBS #4

Interceptions: 17, B1G #1, FBS #8

Current Week 2 Deep:

Hawkeye Stat Pack - 2015 Regular Season Final
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Offense
Total   404.3  Pass 200.6  Rush 203.7  Scoring 33.7
B1G    #4              #11                #3                    #3
FBS    #63            #92               #32                  #41
Defense  
Total   331.7  Pass 221.7  Rush 110.0    Scoring 18.7
B1G    #6              #8                 #2                   #5
FBS    #21            #63               #6                   #15
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Big Ten West Standings: Final
Iowa *                12-0, 8-0 B1G, 6-0 B1G West
Northwestern   10-2, 6-2 B1G, 5-1 B1G West
Wisconsin   9-3, 6-2 B1G, 4-2 B1G West
Nebraska             5-7, 3-5 B1G, 1-5 B1G West
Illinois             5-7, 2-6 B1G, 2-4 B1G West
Minnesota     5-7, 2-6 B1G, 2-4 B1G West
Purdue            2-10, 1-7 B1G, 1-5 B1G West


* Clinched Big Ten West 
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Week 13: Nebraska

So, is it a rivalry now, Bugeaters?

If you saw these stats:

C.J. 9 for 17 for 97 yards.

The team, 0-9 on 3rd downs.

Iowa time of possession, 23:54.

And 250 total yards for Iowa, while Nebraska had 433.