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1953 Iowa Hawkeyes football
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
1953 record5–3–1 (3–3 Big Ten)
Head coachForest Evashevski
MVPWilliam Fenton
CaptainAndrew Houg
Home stadiumIowa Stadium
Seasons
← 1952
1954 →
1953 Big Ten football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#3/3 Michigan State § 5 1 0     9 1 0
#7/7 Illinois § 5 1 0     7 1 1
#15/14 Wisconsin 4 1 1     6 2 1
#NR/20 Ohio State 4 3 0     6 3 0
Minnesota 3 3 1     4 4 1
#20/19 Michigan 3 3 0     6 3 0
#9/10 Iowa 3 3 0     5 3 1
Purdue 2 4 0     2 7 0
Indiana 1 5 0     2 7 0
Northwestern 0 6 0     3 6 0
§ – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll / Coaches' Poll

The 1953 Iowa Hawkeyes football team represented the University of Iowa in the 1953 college football season.

ScheduleEdit

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result
September 26 #2 Michigan State Iowa StadiumIowa City, IA L 7–21  
October 3* Washington State Iowa Stadium • Iowa City, IA W 54–12  
October 10 at #5 Michigan Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, MI L 13–14  
October 17* Wyoming Iowa Stadium • Iowa City, IA W 21–7  
October 24† Indiana Iowa Stadium • Iowa City, IA NBC W 19–13  
October 31 at Wisconsin Camp Randall StadiumMadison, WI L 6–10  
November 7 at Purdue Ross-Ade StadiumWest Lafayette, IN W 26–0  
November 14 #15 Minnesota Iowa Stadium • Iowa City, IA (Floyd of Rosedale) W 27–0  
November 21* at #1 Notre Dame #20 Notre Dame StadiumNotre Dame, IN T 14–14  
*Non-Conference Game. Homecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.
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