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10/28/2006 (2006-2007)
Kinnick Stadium [Iowa City, Iowa]

Iowa  vs  Northern Illinois  Northern Illinois Iowa Hawkeyes Football vs Northern Illinois on 10/28/2006 -

W    24 - 14 

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Head Coach: Kirk Ferentz
Attendance: 70,585
Start Time: 11:00 am CST


Drew Tate was out with an injury, which opened the door for redshirt freshman Jake Christensen. He was 19-of-30 in passing for 256 yards and 2 TDs, including an 80-yard scoring drive late in the 4th quarter, and ended with a TD pass on 4th and 4 to seal the win. Albert Young rushed for a season-high 124 yards.

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StatisticsIowaNorthern Illinois
Rushing 1st Downs94
Passing 1st Downs115
Penalty 1st Downs14
Total First Downs2113
Rushing Attempts4326
Rushing Yards14973
Rushing TDs11
Yards per Rush3.52.8
Passes Completed1915
Passes Attempts3030
Pass Completion %63.3%50%
Passing TDs21
Passing Yards256123
Passing Yards per Completion13.58.2
Passing Yards per Attempt8.54.1
Total Plays7356
% of Rushing Plays58.9%46.4%
% of Passing Plays41.1%53.6%
Total Offense405196
Yards per Play5.53.5
Lost Fumbles21
Penalty Yards6430
Yards per Penalty10.77.5
Possession Time

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