Five numbers to know:

478 — Iowa finished with 478 total yards of offense, the most Illinois has allowed through six games.

2 — Illinois turned the ball over twice after it didn’t turn the ball over in the last two games.

35:51 — Time of possession for the Hawkeyes — the Illini possessed the ball for 24:09.

6 –Iowa has six wins after its win over Illinois on Saturday and qualified for a bowl game. The Hawkeyes are bowl eligible for the 14th time in the last 15 seasons.

148 — Geronimo Allison finished the game with a career-high 148 receiving yards.

Game to remember:ch

Jihad Ward

The senior was second on the team with 11 total tackles and led the team with nine solo tackles in a game where he was consistently disruptive.

Game to forget:

Illinois secondary

The Illini had a hard time keeping up with their assignments when Iowa quarterback C.J. Beathard extended plays outside the pocket and allowed both a 49-yard reception and a 46-yard catch on third and long.

Quote of the game:

“I think we’re tired of having moral victories,” “I think the way this team has worked all offseason and going through all the adversity we’re gone through, I think we’re brothers and we stick together.”

Tweet of the game:

“It’s not over….#ILLINI”

@JIHADWARD17

The Score:

Illinois — Iowa

Scoring by quarter

7 1st 6

0 2nd 10

6 3rd 7

7 4th 6

20 final 29

Big Ten Standings:

East Division (school, overall, conference)

Ohio State 6-0, 2-0

Michigan State 6-0, 2-0

Michigan 5-1, 2-0

Penn State 5-1, 2-0

Indiana 4-2, 0-2

Rutgers 2-3, 0-2

Maryland 2-4, 0-2

West Division (school, overall, conference)

Iowa 6-0, 2-0

Northwestern 5-1, 2-0

Illinois 4-2, 1-1

Minnesota 4-2, 1-1

Wisconsin 4-2, 1-1

Nebraska 2-4, 0-2

Purdue 1-5, 0-2

Schedule:

Sept. 5 VS. Kent State — (W 52-3)

Sept. 12 VS. Western Illinois — (W 44-0)

Sept. 19 AT North Carolina — (L 48-14)

Sept. 26 VS. Middle Tennessee State — (W 27-25)

Oct. 3 VS. Nebraska — (W 14-13)

Oct. 10 AT Iowa — (L 29-20)

Oct. 24 VS. Wisconsin — 2:30 p.m.

Oct. 31 AT Penn State — TBA

NOv. 7 AT PURDUE — 11 A.M.

Nov. 14 VS. Ohio State — TBA

Nov. 21 AT Minnesota — TBA

Nov. 28 VS. Northwestern — TBA

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