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10/24/1981 (1981-1982)
Kinnick Stadium [Iowa City, Iowa]

#6 Iowa  vs  Minnesota  Minnesota #6 Iowa Hawkeyes Football vs Minnesota on 10/24/1981 -

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Head Coach: Hayden Fry
Attendance: 60,000


Highlights from Minnesota season video, cannot find any from Iowa. Minnesota kicked 4 field goals by Jim Gallery. Highlights start around 9 minutes into the video.




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Total First Downs1013
Rushing Attempts4242
Rushing Yards11688
Rushing TDs00
Yards per Rush2.82.1
Passes Completed616
Passes Attempts1728
Pass Completion %35.3%57.1%
Passing TDs00
Passing Yards88171
Passing Yards per Completion14.710.7
Passing Yards per Attempt5.26.1
Total Plays5970
% of Rushing Plays71.2%60%
% of Passing Plays28.8%40%
Total Offense204259
Yards per Play3.53.7
Lost Fumbles01
Penalty Yards3555
Yards per Penalty8.811.0
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