Hawkeyes vs Panthers Final: 37-7 - Recap
Adam Robinson ran for 109 yards as Iowa handled Eastern Illinois by a score of 37-7 on Saturday at Kinnick Stadium.
The Hawkeyes won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 39.5-point spread. UNDER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an UNDER play.
Ricky Stanzi completed 18 of 23 pass attempts for 229 yards for the Hawkeyes in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Cody Bruns rushed for 36 yards for Eastern Illinois, while Jimmy Potempa added 21 yards. Brandon Large threw for 92 yards for the Panthers, while receivers Chris Wright and Kenny Whittaker had 37 and 18 yards respectively.
Iowa outgained Eastern Illinois 435-157 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 24-6 by the Hawkeyes.
Eastern Illinois lost the time of possession battle 32:18/27:42, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.