Tyler Goodson ran for a career-high 153 yards and three touchdowns and No. 5 Iowa beat Kent State 30-7 on Saturday.
The Hawkeyes (3-0) have acquired 9 straight video video video games. They have acquired 14th consecutive nonconference video video video games, the second-longest present streak in the nation.
Goodson had a 46-yard landing run in the primary quarter to provide Iowa a 9-0 lead, then added a 35-yard scoring run in the third quarter. He had a 2-yard landing run in the fourth quarter to shut the scoring.
Iowa’s offense, which averaged 238 yards per sport coming in, had 1 / 4 mile.
The Hawkeyes’ security, which had compelled seven turnovers in the primary two video video video games, obtained a first-quarter security when Kent State quarterback Dustin Crum was sacked in the very best zone after a nasty snap.
The Hawkeyes compelled a turnover in the third quarter, when Kent State had first-and-goal on the 1. Running as soon as extra Bryan Bradford had the ball knocked away by Jestin Jacobs, and cornerback Riley Moss recovered the ball in the very best zone for a touchback. Goodson’s second landing purchased proper right here on the following possession.
Kent State (1-2) purchased proper right here into the sport averaging 360 dashing yards, second-best in the nation, nonetheless was held to simply 80 yards. Crum was 16-of-23 passing for 185 yards and was sacked seven circumstances.
Iowa has held opponents to 24 elements or beneath in 25 consecutive video video video games, the longest present streak amongst Power 5 schools.
Iowa had a 20-play, 95-yard landing drive on the top of the primary half that took 8 minutes, 38 seconds. Spencer Petras threw a 5-yard landing switch to tight finish Sam LaPorta with 19 seconds remaining in the half.
The Hawkeyes lastly confirmed they may swap the ball on offense, though Petras nonetheless struggled with some throws. He achieved 25 of 36 passing for 209 yards. Kent State stayed with Iowa till the third-quarter fumble that modified the momentum.
The Hawkeyes, at their highest spot in the rankings since November 29, 2015, ought to keep there this week.
Kent State: At Maryland subsequent Saturday.
Iowa: Host Colorado State subsequent Saturday.
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