Minnesota Defeats Iowa 27-24 - Recap
The Golden Gophers grabbed a Week 13 victory over the Hawkeyes on Saturday, winning 27-24 at TCF Bank Stadium.
Minnesota was the ATS victor, as they covered the 14.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 51.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Adam Weber completed 13 of 25 pass attempts for 164 yards for the Golden Gophers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Marcus Coker rushed for 90 yards for Iowa, while Ricky Stanzi added 6 yards. Ricky Stanzi threw for 127 yards for the Hawkeyes, while receivers Marvin McNutt and Derrell Johnson-Koulianos had 46 and 34 yards respectively.
Minnesota outgained Iowa 382-218 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-16 by the Golden Gophers.
The time of possession battle favored Minnesota as their offense was on the field for 36:06, longer than the 23:54 of their opponents.