After both teams sputtered out on offense going three and out, A. J. Epenesa makes the first big play of the game with a strip sack to give the Hawkeyes great field positon inside the red zone.
Keith Duncan capitalizes off of the turnover kicking a 24 yard field goal to give Iowa a 3-0 lead with 7:38 left in the first quarter.
Danny Davis gives the Badgers their first lead of they day rushing 17 yards for the touchdown with 9:44 left to play in the first half. Wisconsin leads 7-3. 40 631
With 6:31 left in the first half Duncan splits the uprights again with a 40 yard field goal to bring Iowa within 1 of Wisconsin. The Hawkeyes trail 6-7.
Davis gets his second touchdown of the day on a 4 yard catch with 14 seconds left in the half to extend the Badger lead. At the half Iowa trails 6-14.
The Badgers get some explosiveness on offense scoring on a 27 yard touchdown pass from Jack Coan to Quintez Cephus extending their lead 21-6 with 2:08 left in the third quarter.
The Hawkeyes are able to find the end zone to open up the fourth quarter on a 3 yard Nate Stanley touchdown pass to Nico Ragaini. Iowa trails 13-21 with 14:06 left to play in the game.
After a Matt Hankins interception the Hawkeyes settle for another field goal, Duncan hits a 39 yarder to bring the score to 16-21 with 9:27 left to play.
The Badgers are able to tack on three more on a 29 yard field goal Collin Larsh. Wisconsin leads 24-16 with 3:23 left in regulation.
Stanley finds Tyrone Tracy on a 75 yard bomb to the house to bring the Hawkeyes within two points with 3:12 left to play in the game.
Final in Madison Iowa 22 Wisconsin 24.