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11/8/1986 (1986-1987)
Memorial Stadium [Champaign, Illinois]

#16 Iowa  @  Illinois  Illinois #16 Iowa Hawkeyes Football @ Illinois on 11/8/1986 -

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Head Coach: Hayden Fry
Attendance: 75,190


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Hayden Fry Our kicking game was atrocious. Most of our punts were terrible. The coverage wasn't all that good either. Hell, we try an onside kick, and we kick it 20 yards farther down the field than we should have. That was typical of our game.
-- Hayden Fry


Total First Downs1411
Rushing Attempts2939
Rushing Yards34131
Rushing TDs21
Yards per Rush1.23.4
Passes Completed2211
Passes Attempts3824
Pass Completion %57.9%45.8%
Passing TDs01
Passing Yards231136
Passing Yards per Completion10.512.4
Passing Yards per Attempt6.15.7
Total Plays6763
% of Rushing Plays43.3%61.9%
% of Passing Plays56.7%38.1%
Total Offense265267
Yards per Play4.04.2
Lost Fumbles21
Penalty Yards3540
Yards per Penalty7.08.0
Possession Time28:3531:25

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