The Illini overcame adversity in a grisly 9-6 win over Iowa

[ad_1] CHAMPAIGN — Good teams overcome adversity, even if it isn’t pretty. Illinois football overcame the loss of starting quarterback Tommy DeVito on Saturday to beat Iowa for the first time since 2008. Illinois backup walk-on kicker Fabrizio Pinton made a game-winning field goal with 2:49 left, his third field goal … Read more

Illinois 9, Iowa Hawkeyes 6: “We’ll be alright”

[ad_1] Can you complain about losing games you don’t deserve to win? The Iowa Hawkeyes (3-3, 1-2) lost a field goal affair 9-6 to the Illinois Fighting Illini (5-1, 2-1) after a third down Artur Sitkowski non-fumble returned by Riley Moss for a non -touchdown was reversed and Fabrizio Pinton nailed his third field goal … Read more

Three things we learned, three remaining questions following Michigan’s win at Iowa

[ad_1] IOWA CITY, Iowa — The No. 4 Michigan football team comfortably passed its first road test of the season Saturday, as it took down Iowa in Iowa City with a 27-13 win. In the victory, the Wolverines showed physicality, confidence, good trench play and development in some key areas Michigan … Read more

5 and Oh My: Kansas survives late scare, hangs on to beat Iowa State 14-11

[ad_1] Iowa State’s Jace Gilbert missed a 37-yard field goal attempt with 32 seconds remaining, allowing Kansas to hang on and win 14-11 to improve to 5-0 for the first time since 2009. Behind a series of defensive stops, the Jayhawks jumped out to a 14-0 lead midway through the second quarter and had complete … Read more

Michigan vs. Iowa takeaways – Maize n Brew

[ad_1] No. 4 Michigan improved to 5-0 on the season after beating Iowa 27-14. Here are takeaways from the game. Michigan’s defense generates pressure when they have to It took a while for Michigan’s pass-rush to get home, but they sure did when their backs were against the wall and Iowa’s offense started generating first … Read more