Offensive MVP

C.J. Beathard, Iowa

The junior quarterback passed for 213 yards and rushed for 50 more with two touchdowns.

 

Defensive MVP

Josey Jewell, Iowa

The sophomore middle linebacker led the Hawkeyes defense with 12 tackles.

 

By the numbers

22 Career touchdown runs for Mitch Leidner, two short of Rickey Foggie’s school record for quarterbacks.

17 Plays for Iowa on its opening touchdown drive.

24 Points for Iowa on its first four drives.

0 Punts for Iowa in the first half.

11-0 Beathard’s record as Iowa’s starting quarterback.

14-12 Mitch Leidner’s record at Minnesota’s starting quarterback.

0 Turnovers combined for both teams.

JOE CHRISTENSEN