Recap - Hawkeyes Defeat Michigan 24-16
|Recap - Hawkeyes Defeat Michigan 24-16|
Iowa got a 132-yard performance from Marcus Coker as a key part of its 24-16 victory over the Wolverines on Saturday at Kinnick Stadium.
The Hawkeyes were a 3.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 58.5.
James Vandenberg completed 14 of 21 pass attempts for 171 yards for the Hawkeyes in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Fitzgerald Toussaint rushed for 58 yards for Michigan, while Denard Robinson added 55 yards. Denard Robinson threw for 194 yards for the Wolverines, while receivers Junior Hemingway and Roy Roundtree had 64 and 37 yards respectively.
Iowa was outgained by Michigan 323-302 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-15 by the Wolverines.
Michigan led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 30:06/29:54 split in that important category.
Next game, Iowa takes its act home to face Michigan State looking for another win. For Michigan, they head on the road to face Illinois.