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9/29/1973 (1973-1974)

Beaver Stadium [University Park, Pennsylvania]

Iowa  @  #6  Penn State  Penn State Iowa Hawkeyes Football @ #6 Penn State on 9/29/1973 - HawkeyeRecap.com

L     8 - 27 


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Head Coach: Frank Lauterbur
Attendance: 59,980

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After falling behind 21-0 in the first quarter, the Hawks fought back and outplayed the Lions in the 2nd half to keep the game from getting out of hand. Butch Caldwell replaced starting QB Kyle Skogman, and completed nine of 16 passes for 152 yards and a TD. He connected with Bill Schultz on two passes for 49 yards and 44 yards to set up a 7-yard TD pass to Jim Jensen to avoid the shutout.

The defense settled down after the early deficit and ended up recovering two fumbles. Dan LaFleur was Iowa's leading tackler with four solos and six assists.

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DETAILED TEAM STATS

StatisticsIowaPenn State
Total First Downs1113
Rushing Attempts4749
Rushing Yards4127
Rushing TDs01
Yards per Rush0.12.6
Passes Completed146
Passes Attempts2716
Pass Completion %51.9%37.5%
Passing TDs13
Passing Yards185118
Passing Yards per Completion13.219.7
Passing Yards per Attempt6.97.4
Touchdowns14
Total Plays7465
% of Rushing Plays63.5%75.4%
% of Passing Plays36.5%24.6%
Total Offense189245
Yards per Play2.63.8
Lost Fumbles02
Interceptions11
Turnovers13
Penalties54
Penalty Yards4840
Yards per Penalty9.610.0
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