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Iowa football hangs on to beat Mississippi State in Outback Bowl

Posted: 10:51 PM, Jan 01, 2019
Updated: 2019-01-02 04:51:54Z
Outback Bowl - Mississippi State v Iowa

TAMPA, Fla. (KMTV) — The Iowa football team held on to beat 18th-ranked Mississippi State in the Outback Bowl on Tuesday in Tampa. The Hawkeyes finished the season 9-4. Kirk Ferentz's club rushed for -15 yards but its defense converted three Bulldog turnovers into 17 points.

Iowa junior quarterback Nate Stanley threw for 214 yards and three touchdowns.