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9/27/1997 (1997-1998)
Kinnick Stadium [Iowa City, Iowa]

#11 Iowa  vs  Illinois  Illinois #11 Iowa Hawkeyes Football vs Illinois on 9/27/1997 - HawkeyeRecap.com

W    38 - 10 


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Head Coach: Hayden Fry
Attendance: 70,397
Start Time: 11:30 am CST

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Tavian Banks ran for two more touchdowns to push his total to 12 rushing touchdowns after 4 games. Tony Collins also scored twice, the first on a 61-yard punt return and the other on a 16-yard pass from Matt Sherman.

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DETAILED TEAM STATS

StatisticsIowaIllinois
Rushing 1st Downs89
Passing 1st Downs85
Penalty 1st Downs12
Total First Downs1716
Rushing Attempts4146
Rushing Yards219135
Rushing TDs20
Yards per Rush5.32.9
Passes Completed128
Passes Attempts2231
Pass Completion %54.5%25.8%
Passing TDs21
Passing Yards19475
Passing Yards per Completion16.29.4
Passing Yards per Attempt8.82.4
Touchdowns41
Total Plays6377
% of Rushing Plays65.1%59.7%
% of Passing Plays34.9%40.3%
Total Offense413210
Yards per Play6.62.7
Lost Fumbles20
Interceptions01
Turnovers21
Penalties64
Penalty Yards5141
Yards per Penalty8.510.3
Possession Time29:2930:13

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