Hawkeyes Fall 34-24 Against Ohio State - Game Recap
|Hawkeyes Fall 34-24 Against Ohio State - Game Recap|
Carlos Hyde ran for 149 yards as Ohio State handled Iowa by a score of 34-24 on Saturday at Ohio Stadium.
Ohio State won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 18.5-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 54.5.
Braxton Miller completed 22 of 27 pass attempts for 222 yards for the Buckeyes in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Damon Bullock rushed for 56 yards for Iowa, while Mark Weisman added 52 yards. Jake Rudock threw for 245 yards for the Hawkeyes, while receivers Jake Duzey and C.J. Fiedorowicz had 138 and 29 yards respectively.
Iowa lost the offensive yardage battle to Ohio State 495-375 yards in Saturday's game. Ohio State had more first downs as that total ended up 30-22.
The time of possession battle favored Ohio State as their offense was on the field for 35:00, longer than the 25:00 of their opponents.
Ohio State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Penn State. Iowa will aim to get back on the winning track vs Northwestern.