WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) Iowa spotted Purdue a 10-0 lead, then dominated the final 49 minutes, rallying for a 24-10 Big Ten opening victory Saturday.
The Hawkeyes (4-1, 1-0) took a 17-10 lead with 45 seconds remaining in the third quarter on a 23-yard touchdown pass from C.J. Beathard to Kevonte Martin-Manley, capping a six-play, 71-yard drive.
Officials first ruled that Martin...
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September 27, 2014
Kevonte Martin-Manley hopes to lead the Hawkeyes passing game to new heights this season.
A couple of years ago, Iowa had two of the best wide receivers to ever wear black and gold for the Hawkeyes in Marvin McNutt and Derrell Johnson-Koulianos. Then when they graduated, Iowa was left with a slot receiver as the number one option and a couple of drop happy athletes. Since then, Iowa...
The Iowa Hawkeyes (8-4, 5-3 Big Ten) and head coach Kirk Ferentz have rebounded from an abysmal 2012 campaign to earn a spot in the Outback Bowl on Jan. 1 against the LSU Tigers (9-3, 5-3 SEC).
Iowa has reached a bowl game 12 times with Ferentz’s under the helm and non-more impressive – minus the squad’s 2010 Orange Bowl win – than this year’s bid to play against SEC-powerhouse...