Wolverines Fall 24-21 Against Iowa - Game Recap
The Wolverines came up short against the Hawkeyes in Week 13 action on Saturday, falling 24-21 at Kinnick Stadium.
Iowa won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 6-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 45.5.
Jake Rudock completed 19 of 30 pass attempts for 239 yards for the Hawkeyes in the win. He was picked off 3 times by the Wolverines defense.
Derrick Green rushed for 23 yards for Michigan, while Devin Gardner added 12 yards. Devin Gardner threw for 98 yards for the Wolverines, while receivers Jeremy Gallon and Fitzgerald Toussaint had 47 and 29 yards respectively.
Michigan was outgained by Iowa 407-158 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-10 by the Hawkeyes.
Michigan lost the time of possession battle 33:25/26:35, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Iowa heads into a Week 14 battle against Nebraska. Michigan, meanwhile, will have their next action against Ohio State.