Chippewas vs Hawkeyes Final: 32-31 - Recap
|Chippewas vs Hawkeyes Final: 32-31 - Recap|
Cody Wilson caught 8 passes for 105 yards against the Iowa defense as Central Michigan handed the Hawkeyes a 32-31 loss on Saturday at Kinnick Stadium.
Central Michigan won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 14.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 50.5.
Ryan Radcliff completed 26 of 35 pass attempts for 283 yards for the Chippewas in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Mark Weisman rushed for 217 yards for Iowa, while - Team added -2 yards. James Vandenberg threw for 215 yards for the Hawkeyes, while receivers Keenan Davis and Kevonte Martin-Manley had 88 and 65 yards respectively.
Central Michigan was outgained by Iowa 430-394 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-19 by the Chippewas.
The time of possession battle favored Central Michigan as their offense was on the field for 36:35, longer than the 23:25 of their opponents.
Next game, Central Michigan takes its act on the road to face Northern Illinois looking for another win. For Iowa, they head home to face Minnesota.