College Football

Iowa Hawkeyes (8-4)


Sat. 11/12 Sat. 11/19 Fri. 11/25
vs. Mich
W 14-13
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@ Ill
W 28-0
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vs. Neb
W 40-10
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Nebraska looks into Iowa player's allegation of racial slurs

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) The Nebraska Athletic Department says it is conducting an investigation into an allegation that a Nebraska football player slung racial slurs at an Iowa football player as the Big Ten rivals played in Iowa City on Friday.

Iowa defensive tackle Faith Ekakitie said he was the target of racial slurs from a Nebraska offensive lineman whom Ekakitie declined to name during postgame interviews Friday evening, the Des Moines Register reported (http://dmreg.co/2fCvYl5 ).

Nebraska Athletics said in a statement Saturday night that it has reached out to Iowa to ascertain the facts regarding the allegation.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: C. Beathard1874
Passing TDs: C. Beathard17
Rushing Yards: L. Daniels, Jr.1013
Rushing TDs: L. Daniels, Jr.10
Receiving Yards: R. McCarron506
Receiving TDs: G. Kittle4
Interceptions: D. King2
Schedule 2016
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/3 vs. Miami (OH) W 45 - 21
9/10 vs. Iowa State W 42 - 3
9/17 vs. North Dakota State L 21 - 23
9/24 at Rutgers W 14 - 7
10/1 vs. Northwestern L 31 - 38
10/8 at Minnesota W 14 - 7
10/15 at Purdue W 49 - 35
10/22 vs. 10 Wisconsin L 9 - 17
11/5 at 12 Penn State L 14 - 41
11/12 vs. 3 Michigan W 14 - 13
11/19 at Illinois W 28 - 0
11/25 vs. 16 Nebraska W 40 - 10
Big Ten
East
  Conference Overall
7 Penn State 8-1 10-2
2 Ohio State 8-1 11-1
5 Michigan 7-2 10-2
Indiana 4-5 6-6
Maryland 3-6 6-6
Michigan State 1-8 3-9
Rutgers 0-9 2-10
West
  Conference Overall
6 Wisconsin 7-2 10-2
Nebraska 6-3 9-3
Iowa 6-3 8-4
Minnesota 5-4 8-4
Northwestern 5-4 6-6
Illinois 2-7 3-9
Purdue 1-8 3-9
Offense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 3999 (107)
Passing Yards: 1936 (104)
Rushing Yards: 2063 (65)
Points per game: 26.8 (68)
Yards per game: 333.3 (108)
Touchdowns: 40 (60)
Field Goals: 9 (94)
Defense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 4234 (23)
Passing Yards: 2396 (27)
Rushing Yards: 1838 (45)
Points per game: 17.9 (11)
Yards per game: 352.8 (22)
Touchdowns: 26 (13)
Field Goals: 9 (19)
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