It was a disappointing finish to week one following weeks and months of anticipation. Now, we’re into week two of the Big Ten season with a home opener on Halloween. Can Iowa fix the mental mistakes and clear the slate from a week one disaster? Or will Northwestern run wild as they did in a beat down of Maryland in their season opener? We’ll know soon enough.
As we start the countdown to kickoff, here’s everything you need to know about today’s matchup.
Who: Northwestern Wildcats (1-0) at Iowa Hawkeyes (0-1)
When: 2:30 pm CT
Where: Kinnick Stadium - Iowa City, IA
Forecast: Sunny, Temps in the Low-60s with winds gusting up to 25 mph
Video Streaming: WatchESPN.com
Radio: Hawkeye Radio Network (click to find your local station)
Audio Streaming: TuneIn Radio
Betting Line: Iowa -2.5, O/U 46
As you count down to kickoff, be sure to check out all of our coverage from throughout the week. You can easily access everything Northwestern related in the Northwestern at Iowa Game Center.
Below are a few key items from throughout the week:
Preseason Opponent Preview: Hawkeye Football Opponent Preview: Northwestern
Opponent Season Preview: In Their Own Words: Northwestern at Iowa
Opponent Q&A: Five Questions on Northwestern
Game Preview: Iowa Football Opponent Preview: Northwestern
Staff Predictions: The Pants Predicts: Northwestern at Iowa
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