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10/22/1988 (1988-1989)
Ross-Ade Stadium [West Lafayette, Indiana]

Iowa  @  Purdue  Purdue Iowa Hawkeyes Football @ Purdue on 10/22/1988 -

W    31 - 7 

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Head Coach: Hayden Fry
Attendance: 62,264


Iowa receiver Deven Harberts, who caught five passes for 63 yards, got the big plays started late in the third quarter with a backhanded snare of a lob pass from Chuck Hartlieb. Freshman running back Mike Saunders contributed the final Iowa touchdown late in the fourth quarter. Saunders scampered through a big hole in the Purdue line and outran the Boilermaker secondary 72 yards for the score. The Hawkeyes piled up a season-best 266 yards on the ground.

Linebacker Melvin Foster led the Iowa defensive effort, recording 13 tackles, one for an 11-yard loss.




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Total First Downs2011
Rushing Attempts4136
Rushing Yards26641
Rushing TDs30
Yards per Rush6.51.1
Passes Completed1615
Passes Attempts3937
Pass Completion %41%40.5%
Passing TDs11
Passing Yards216143
Passing Yards per Completion13.59.5
Passing Yards per Attempt5.53.9
Total Plays8073
% of Rushing Plays51.3%49.3%
% of Passing Plays48.8%50.7%
Total Offense482184
Yards per Play6.02.5
Lost Fumbles01
Penalty Yards6445
Yards per Penalty8.09.0
Possession Time28:5331:07

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