Spartans Fall 37-6 Against Iowa - Game Recap
The battle between the Hawkeyes and Spartans didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Michigan State was handed a 37-6 defeat on Saturday at Kinnick Stadium.
Iowa was a favorite by 6.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 50.5.
Ricky Stanzi completed 11 of 15 pass attempts for 190 yards for the Hawkeyes in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Edwin Baker rushed for 21 yards for Michigan State, while Le'Veon Bell added 12 yards. Kirk Cousins threw for 198 yards for the Spartans, while receivers Mark Dell and B.J. Cunningham had 98 and 36 yards respectively.
Iowa outgained Michigan State 352-258 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 18-13 by the Hawkeyes.
Iowa led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 32:10/27:50 split in that important category.
Iowa looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Indiana. Michigan State will aim to get back on the winning track vs Minnesota.