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12/30/1987 (1987-1988)
Sea World Holiday Bowl
Jack Murphy Stadium [San Diego, California]

#18 Iowa  vs  Wyoming  Wyoming #18 Iowa Hawkeyes Football vs Wyoming on 12/30/1987 -

W    20 - 19 

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Head Coach: Hayden Fry
Attendance: 61,892


Iowa's defense and special teams scored two touchdowns and FB David Hudson tallied on a short run in the fourth period to rally the Hawkeyes to a 20-19 triumph over Wyoming in the 10th Holiday Bowl. Merton Hanks deflected a second-period punt, the first of his two blocked kicks, and Jay Hess covered it in the end zone for a score. Anthony Wright cut the lead to 19-13 with a 33-yard interception return. Greg Worker's 52-yard FG attempt was blocked by Hanks with 46 seconds left to preserve the victory. Wright, who added six tackles, was Iowa's game MVP. Wyoming had a 12-0 lead before Hess got the Hawkeyes on the scoreboard, but Iowa still trailed 19-7 at halftime before pitching a shutout in the second half.




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Total First Downs1719
Rushing Attempts3621
Rushing Yards9443
Rushing TDs11
Yards per Rush2.62.0
Passes Completed2128
Passes Attempts3551
Pass Completion %60%54.9%
Passing TDs01
Passing Yards237332
Passing Yards per Completion11.311.9
Passing Yards per Attempt6.86.5
Total Plays7172
% of Rushing Plays50.7%29.2%
% of Passing Plays49.3%70.8%
Total Offense331375
Yards per Play4.75.2
Lost Fumbles10
Penalty Yards5761
Yards per Penalty9.58.7
Possession Time30:3429:26

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