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9/29/1979 (1979-1980)

Kinnick Stadium [Iowa City, Iowa]

Iowa  vs  Iowa State  Iowa State Iowa Hawkeyes Football vs Iowa State on 9/29/1979 - HawkeyeRecap.com

W     30 - 14 


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Head Coach: Hayden Fry
Attendance: 60,100
Kickoff Temp: 67° F
Start Time: 1:05 pm CST

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The Hawkeyes, dominating the line of scrimmage both ways, battered Iowa State for 378 yards on the ground and held the Cyclones to a mere 162 by all routes for a decisive 30-14 victory before a crowd of 60,100, tying the second largest gathering ever in Kinnick Stadium. This was Hayden Fry's first win as Iowa coach. Highlights start around 1 minute into the video.

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DETAILED TEAM STATS

StatisticsIowaIowa State
Total First Downs2311
Rushing Attempts7038
Rushing Yards378106
Rushing TDs31
Yards per Rush5.42.8
Passes Completed74
Passes Attempts1515
Pass Completion %46.7%26.7%
Passing TDs11
Passing Yards5156
Passing Yards per Completion7.314.0
Passing Yards per Attempt3.43.7
Touchdowns42
Total Plays8553
% of Rushing Plays82.4%71.7%
% of Passing Plays17.6%28.3%
Total Offense429162
Yards per Play5.03.1
Lost Fumbles12
Interceptions21
Turnovers33
Penalties74
Penalty Yards6335
Yards per Penalty9.08.8
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