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1/1/2005 (2004-2005)
Capital One Bowl
Camping World Stadium [Orlando, Florida]

#11 Iowa  vs  #12 Louisiana State  Louisiana State #11 Iowa Hawkeyes Football vs #12 Louisiana State on 1/1/2005 -

W    30 - 25 

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Head Coach: Kirk Ferentz
Attendance: 70,229
Kickoff Temp: 75° F
Start Time: 12:00 PM CST


In a game that was originally thought to be a defensive matchup, the Hawkeyes took a 24-12 lead early in the fourth quarter. But behind freshman quarterback JaMarcus Russell, the Tigers stormed back, and took a one-point lead with 46 seconds remaining. However, LSU's comeback was all for naught, as Iowa's Drew Tate completed a 56-yard touchdown pass to Warren Holloway as time expired (famously called "the catch"), giving Iowa the 30-25 win and a 10-2 final record.

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StatisticsIowaLouisiana State
Rushing 1st Downs47
Passing 1st Downs1112
Penalty 1st Downs10
Total First Downs1619
Rushing Attempts2936
Rushing Yards47118
Rushing TDs11
Yards per Rush1.63.3
Passes Completed2023
Passes Attempts3235
Pass Completion %62.5%65.7%
Passing TDs22
Passing Yards287228
Passing Yards per Completion14.49.9
Passing Yards per Attempt9.06.5
Total Plays6171
% of Rushing Plays47.5%50.7%
% of Passing Plays52.5%49.3%
Total Offense334346
Yards per Play5.54.9
Lost Fumbles00
Penalty Yards5042
Yards per Penalty5.68.4
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