Iowa Hawkeyes Recap logo
Personalize this site

774 highlight videos and 660 full game videos gathered from the internet about the past 5,863 Iowa Hawkeye football (since 1889) and basketball (since 1901) games. We also have profiles for 1773 players and 72 coaches.


8/31/2024 Football vs  Illinois State

9/7/2024 Football vs  Iowa State

9/14/2024 Football vs  Troy

Check back after the game for videos! View all upcoming games or buy tickets (all sports)

 


10/29/2011 (2011-2012)

Huntington Bank Stadium [Minneapolis, Minnesota]

Iowa  @  Minnesota  Minnesota Iowa Hawkeyes Football @ Minnesota on 10/29/2011 - HawkeyeRecap.com

L     21 - 22 


Vote as a Favorite Game Vote as a Hated Game
Like or hate this game?
Login above to cast your vote!

Did not attend this game, click to mark as attended
Did you attend this game?
Login above to keep track

Head Coach: Kirk Ferentz
Attendance: 46,543
Kickoff Temp: 51° F
Start Time: 2:30 pm CST

RECAP

Gopher QB Marqueis Gray's fourth-down sprint for the pylon from the 2-yard line in the closing minutes lifted Minnesota to a 22-21 comeback victory over Iowa.

James Vandenberg went 16 for 24 for 177 yards and a touchdown to Marvin McNutt, who caught seven of those passes for 101 yards. Mike Meyer missed two field goals for Iowa in the first half (24 and 43 yards) on consecutive possessions. Marcus Coker carried the ball 32 times through several huge holes for 252 yards and two touchdowns.

After cutting the lead to 21-16, the Gophers caught Iowa playing almost 15 yards back on the kickoff, and Kim Royston -- who had a game-high 16 tackles -- recovered the onside attempt. Gray had a pair of sharp passes for first downs to move the ball forward and then, on fourth-and-goal at the 2, ran to his right to scrape the edge of the end zone with 2:48 remaining for Minnesota's first lead of the entire month.

 1234F
Iowa077721
Minnesota0731222

 

SUMMARY

Game Summary Articles

+ ESPN Game Summary

Audio/Podcast Recap Podcasts/Videos

No recap podcasts added yet.
Contact us if you have a link to share.

View Box Scores and Stats on Sports-Reference.com
No box score available. Contact us if you find a link.


HIGHLIGHTS


Click to let us know if this video link is broken


PLAYER GAME QUOTES

No interesting player quotes found. Contact us if you think we are missing one.

COACH GAME QUOTES

No interesting coach quotes found. Contact us if you think we are missing one.


DETAILED TEAM STATS

StatisticsIowaMinnesota
Rushing 1st Downs149
Passing 1st Downs66
Penalty 1st Downs10
Total First Downs2115
Rushing Attempts4240
Rushing Yards269178
Rushing TDs22
Yards per Rush6.44.5
Passes Completed1611
Passes Attempts2417
Pass Completion %66.7%64.7%
Passing TDs11
Passing Yards177193
Passing Yards per Completion11.117.5
Passing Yards per Attempt7.411.4
Touchdowns33
Total Plays6657
% of Rushing Plays63.6%70.2%
% of Passing Plays36.4%29.8%
Total Offense446371
Yards per Play6.86.5
Lost Fumbles11
Interceptions00
Turnovers11
Penalties34
Penalty Yards1240
Yards per Penalty4.010.0
Possession Time


Minnesota View detailed games stats against Minnesota >>>

Minnesota View more Football games against Minnesota >>>

View detailed games stats from the 2011-2012 season >>>

View more games from the 2011-2012 Football season >>>


SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS ABOUT THIS GAME


POPULAR IOWA OPPONENTS


HAWKEYE RECAP ARTICLES


My Unique Experience in the Citrus Bowl Press Box as a Former Player

I (Brion Hurley) moved to the Fort Lauderdale area last year and was excited when the Hawks ended up in the Citrus Bowl, about 3 hours away. I bought a ticket through the Iowa football office, and mad...1/1/2024

Summary of 2024 Black History Month podcasts about U of Iowa athletes and coaches

For Black History month in February 2024, we dedicated all 4 podcasts to former Iowa athletes and coaches. Here is a summary of the podcasts, in case you missed one or all of them. Podcast #47:...3/11/2024

The Last Time College Gameday was in Iowa City in 2006 for #1 Ohio State vs #13 Iowa

It seems like so long ago when College Gameday was in Iowa City. We thought the 2021 season would bring them back (specifically for #3 Iowa vs #4 Penn State), but it was not to be. The date was Se...11/16/2021

View all articles >>>

Iowa Hawkeyes Football @ Minnesota on 10/29/2011 - HawkeyeRecap.com - Summary of Iowa football and basketball games