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1998 Iowa Hawkeyes football
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
1998 record3–8 (2–6 Big Ten)
Head coachHayden Fry
Home stadiumKinnick Stadium
(Capacity: 70,397)
Seasons
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1999 →
1998 Big Ten football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#2/2 Ohio State §   7 1         11 1  
#6/5 Wisconsin §   7 1         11 1  
#12/12 Michigan §   7 1         10 3  
#24/23 Purdue   6 2         9 4  
#17/15 Penn State*   0 3*         0 3*  
Michigan State   4 4         6 6  
Minnesota   2 6         5 6  
Indiana   2 6         4 7  
Illinois   2 6         3 8  
Iowa   2 6         3 8  
Northwestern   0 8         3 9  
† – BCS representative as champion
‡ – BCS at-large representative
§ – Conference co-champions

The 1998 Iowa Hawkeyes football team represented the University of Iowa in the 1998 NCAA Division I-A football season.

SeasonEdit

ScheduleEdit

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 5* 11:30 AM Central Michigan Kinnick StadiumIowa City, IA ESPN+ W 38–0   58,920
September 12* 11:00 AM Iowa State Kinnick Stadium • Iowa City, IA (Battle for the Cy-Hawk Trophy) ESPN2 L 9–27   70,397
September 19* 9:00 PM at #17 Arizona Arizona StadiumTucson, AZ FSN L 11–35   52,634
September 26 11:00 AM at Illinois Memorial StadiumChampaign, IL ESPN W 37–14   44,245
October 3 2:30 PM #25 Michigan Kinnick Stadium • Iowa City, IA ABC L 9–12   70,397
October 10 11:00 AM Northwestern Kinnick Stadium • Iowa City, IA ESPN W 26–24   70,397
October 17 11:00 AM at Indiana Memorial StadiumBloomington, IN ESPN+ L 7–14   36,598
October 24 2:30 PM #8 Wisconsin Kinnick Stadium • Iowa City, IA ABC L 0–31   70,397
October 31 1:00 PM at Purdue Ross–Ade StadiumWest Lafayette, IN L 14–36   50,443
November 14 2:30 PM #7 Ohio State Kinnick Stadium • Iowa City, IA ABC L 14–45   69,473
November 21 1:30 PM at Minnesota Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeMinneapolis, MN (Floyd of Rosedale) L 7–49   50,640
*Non-Conference Game. Homecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game. All times are in Central Time.
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Team players in the NFLEdit

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Jared DeVries Defensive Tackle 3 70 Detroit Lions
Eric Thigpen Defensive Back 6 200 Atlanta Falcons
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