How to Watch Iowa vs. The Wolverines lead the all-time seriesbut the Hawkeyes are on a two-game win streak, including a victory in and a win in The last time these two squads played in Ann Arbor, Michigan prevailed,in Iowa vs. Michigan Date: Saturday, Oct.
The Nittany Lions are ranked No. Admittedly, it is hard for the Nittany Lions to stand out as they share not only the same conference but the same division with Ohio State, who has raced to and is currently ranked No.
Beating a fellow Top ranked team, however, would force rivals and pundits to sit up and take notice and Penn State has the chance to make a major statement of intent on Saturday night.
Not that beating Iowa is a straightforward affair. The Nittany Lions may have won the last five games against the Hawkeyes, but both of the last two meetings went down to the wire.
Two years ago, Penn State won on the road thanks to Juwan Johnson's touchdown on the final play of the game, while last season it needed a late interception to secure a win at home. The Nittany Lions, however, arrive in Iowa City as 3.
Penn State has conceded just 7. The figure is a major alarm bell for Iowa and not just because the Nittany Lions lead the nation in sacks and tackles for loss.
Last week, Hawkeyes quarterback Nate Stanley was sacked eight times as the offensive line repeatedly crumbled in front of him during Iowa's defeat on the road agains No. Stanley, however, suggested Iowa was relishing the prospect of facing such a dominant defensive unit.
We know that there's no time to feel sorry for us, that we have to get back on the horse and prepare and get ready to play. The loss left Iowa at and saw the Hawkeyes drop from 14 to 17 in the rankings and coach Kirk Ferentz admitted his team would have to cut down mistakes against Penn State.
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Live stream A live stream will be available via ABC's digital platforms. Series record Penn State holds a slight edge over Iowa, having won 16 of the 28 meetings between the two programs.
The Nittany Lions have won the last five games against Iowa, defeating Hawkeyes last year.