The Iowa Hawkeyes will travel in Big Ten conference action to face the Ohio St Beavers in an NCAA college football game set for Saturday afternoon.
Start time from Ohio St is scheduled for 3:30PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by ABC TV.
The point spread from this college football game has the home team Ohio St Buckeyes favored by -18 points with a total of 55 points.
Iowa falls to 4-2 on the season following a 26-14 home defeat to the Michigan St Spartans as a -1 ½ point betting favorite two weeks ago. They come off the bye week. The game total landed at over 37 points. The Hawkeyes were up 14-10 at the half but then get outscored 16-0 in the second half.
The team put up 264 yards of offense with 23 running for 1 ½ yards per carry. Jake Rudock hit on 26 of 46 passes for 241 yards with two touchdowns and two picks. The Hawkeyes lost the time of possession battle by 14 ½ minutes. On defense Iowa allowed Michigan St 412 offensive yards with 277 yards passing and two touchdown passes to Connor Cook.
Ohio St will be coming off their bye week. The team defeated the Northwestern Wildcats 40-30 two weeks ago as a -6 ½ point betting favorite. The game total landed at over 61 points. The Buckeyes overcame a 20-13 first half deficit.
The Buckeyes put up 451 offensive yards with 248 running for over 5 yards a carry. Braxton Miller hit on 15 of 26 passes for 203 yards and a pick. Carlos Hyde ran for 168 yards and three touchdowns on 26 rushes. They overcame a -1 turnover battle. On defense Ohio St gave up 437 offensive yards to the Wildcats with 94 running for under 2 ½ yards per carry.