The battle between the Hawkeyes and Cornhuskers didnt turn out to be much of a battle at all as Nebraska was handed a 38-17 defeat on Friday at Memorial Stadium.
Iowa was an underdog by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 48.5.
Jake Rudock completed 9 of 15 pass attempts for 126 yards for the Hawkeyes in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Ameer Abdullah rushed for 85 yards for Nebraska, while Imani Cross added 7 yards. Ron Kellogg threw for 199 yards for the Cornhuskers, while receivers Kenny Bell and Quincy Enunwa had 67 and 46 yards respectively.
Nebraska outgained Iowa 288-281 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 20-14 by the Cornhuskers.
Nebraska lost the time of possession battle 30:59/29:01, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.