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9/12/1987 (1987-1988)
Arizona Stadium [Tuscon, Arizona]

Iowa  @  Arizona  Arizona Iowa Hawkeyes Football @ Arizona on 9/12/1987 -

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Head Coach: Hayden Fry
Attendance: 57,284
Kickoff Temp: 95° F


Tom Poholsky got the start at QB, and on the opening drive, drove to the 9-yard line before settling for a Rob Houghtlin 27-yard field goal. Mark Stoops recovered a David Eldridge fumble at the Wildcat 21, but Poholsky was sacked on second down and the Hawkeyes failed to reach the goal line. Houghtlin again came in this time for a 21-yard FG. He later added a 19-yard FG. Poholsky was replaced with Chuck Hartlieb late in the third quarter, and the senior QB took the Hawkeyes on a 74-yard drive with Richard Bass scoring on a 2-yard run for Iowa's only touchdown.

Arizona had a chance to take the lead with 4:54 left in the game and Iowa leading 15-14, but Gary Coston, the nation's second most accurate field goal kicker last season, missed from 46 yards.




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Total First Downs1519
Rushing Attempts4646
Rushing Yards221164
Rushing TDs12
Yards per Rush4.83.6
Passes Completed149
Passes Attempts2819
Pass Completion %50%47.4%
Passing TDs00
Passing Yards150115
Passing Yards per Completion10.712.8
Passing Yards per Attempt5.46.1
Total Plays7465
% of Rushing Plays62.2%70.8%
% of Passing Plays37.8%29.2%
Total Offense371279
Yards per Play5.04.3
Lost Fumbles03
Penalty Yards3624
Yards per Penalty7.26.0
Possession Time34:3725:23

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