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11/22/1958 (1958-1959)

Kinnick Stadium [Iowa City, Iowa]

#6 Iowa  vs  #15  Notre Dame  Notre Dame #6 Iowa Hawkeyes Football vs #15 Notre Dame on 11/22/1958 -

W     31 - 21 

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Head Coach: Forest Evashevski
Attendance: 58,320


Iowa hosted No. 15 Notre Dame on November 22 in the Hawkeyes' final game of the regular season and the seniors' final game in Iowa Stadium. Iowa defeated the Fighting Irish by a score of 31-21. The Hawkeyes finished the season with a 7-1-1 record, as in 1957, but this year they would travel to Pasadena to play the Pacific Coast Conference champion California in the Rose Bowl. Iowa rose to No. 4 and No. 2 in the penultimate AP and UPI Polls on November 24 and 25, respectively.

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StatisticsIowaNotre Dame
Total First Downs2315
Rushing Attempts
Rushing Yards196175
Rushing TDs
Yards per Rush
Passes Completed1511
Passes Attempts2831
Pass Completion %53.6%35.5%
Passing TDs
Passing Yards260247
Passing Yards per Completion17.322.5
Passing Yards per Attempt9.38.0
Total Plays
% of Rushing Plays
% of Passing Plays
Total Offense456422
Yards per Play
Lost Fumbles22
Penalty Yards2535
Yards per Penalty00
Possession Time

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