The Hawkeyes are coming off a gut-wrenching 24-22 loss to Wisconsin a week ago in a de facto elimination game for the Big Ten West title. Meanwhile, the Minnesota Golden Gophers are fresh off an exhilarating home win over previously #4 Penn State. They’re undefeated and their fanbase is legitimately talking about a trip to the College Football Playoff.
Now ranked #8 in the playoff rankings, Minnesota comes to Kinnick Stadium to face off against the #20 Hawkeyes in their first true road test. It’s a blackout game in Iowa City with Floyd of Rosedale on the line.
Here’s everything you need to know about today’s matchup.
Who: #20 Iowa Hawkeyes (6-3) vs. #8 Minnesota Golden Gophers (9-0)
When: 3:00 pm CT
Where: Kinnick Stadium - Iowa City, IA
Forecast: Partly Cloudy, Temps in the Upper 30s/Lower 40s
Video Streaming: Fox Sports Live & the Fox Sports App
Radio: Hawkeye Radio Network (click to find your local station)
Audio Streaming: TuneIn Radio
Betting Line: Iowa -3, O/U 44.5 (via EliteSportsBook.com)
As you count down to kickoff, be sure to check out all of our coverage from throughout the week, including the SpoCo Radio game preview.
Statistical Preview: Iowa Football Initial Matchup Preview: Minnesota
Matchup to Watch: Matchup to Watch: Iowa’s Corners vs. Minnesota’s Wide Receivers
Game Preview: Iowa Football Opponent Preview: Minnesota
Staff Predictions: The Pants Predicts: Iowa vs. Minnesota
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