Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • NIU 438
    • 458 IOWA
  • Turnovers

    • NIU 1
    • 3 IOWA
  • Possession

    NIU IOWA
    30:40 29:20
  • 1st Downs

    • NIU 20
    • 24 IOWA

Game Information

Kinnick Stadium
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Coverage: BTN
  • Iowa City, IA 52242
  • Line: IOWA -6.5
Attendance: 67,402
8/31/2013 Associated Press

N. Illinois surprises Iowa on last-minute FG

Mathew Sims hit a 36-yard field goal with four seconds left and Northern Illinois rallied to beat Iowa 30-27 on Saturday in the season opener for both teams.

Scoring Summary

BTN1234T
Northern Illinois10731030
Iowa7170327
first QuarterNIUIOWA
FG
7:33
Mathew Sims 47 yard field goal GOOD.
niu drive: 5 plays 23 yards, 01:45 niu fg, 1:45
30
TD
3:47
Jordan Lynch pass complete to Tommylee Lewis for 40 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
niu drive: 4 plays 50 yards, 01:37 niu td, 1:37
90
XP
3:47
Mathew Sims extra point GOOD.
niu drive: 4 plays 50 yards, 01:37 niu td, 1:37
100
TD
0:27
Jordan Lynch pass complete to Luke Eakes, fumbled, forced by Christian Kirksey, recovered by Iowa Christian Kirksey at the NoIll 48, Christian Kirksey for 48 yards, to the NoIll 0 for a TOUCHDOWN.
niu drive: 3 plays 12 yards, 00:54 niu fumb, 0:54
106
XP
0:27
Mike Meyer extra point GOOD.
iowa drive: 0 plays 48 yards, 00:00 iowa td, 0:00
107
second QuarterNIUIOWA
FG
8:24
Mike Meyer 28 yard field goal GOOD.
iowa drive: 13 plays 55 yards, 05:47 iowa fg, 5:47
1010
TD
6:32
Jake Rudock pass complete to C.J. Fiedorowicz for 11 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
iowa drive: 4 plays 65 yards, 01:04 iowa td, 1:04
1017
XP
6:32
Mike Meyer extra point GOOD.
iowa drive: 4 plays 65 yards, 01:04 iowa td, 1:04
1017
XP
6:32
Mike Meyer extra point GOOD.
iowa drive: 4 plays 65 yards, 01:04 iowa td, 1:04
1017
TD
3:49
Jordan Lynch pass complete to Tommylee Lewis for 21 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
niu drive: 8 plays 75 yards, 02:43 niu td, 2:43
1617
XP
3:49
Mathew Sims extra point GOOD.
niu drive: 8 plays 75 yards, 02:43 niu td, 2:43
1717
TD
0:53
Jake Rudock rush left for 6 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
iowa drive: 9 plays 75 yards, 02:56 iowa td, 2:56
1723
XP
0:53
Mike Meyer extra point GOOD.
iowa drive: 9 plays 75 yards, 02:56 iowa td, 2:56
1724
third QuarterNIUIOWA
FG
1:13
Mathew Sims 25 yard field goal GOOD.
niu drive: 8 plays 44 yards, 02:49 niu fg, 2:49
2024
fourth QuarterNIUIOWA
FG
6:42
Mike Meyer 44 yard field goal GOOD.
iowa drive: 10 plays 44 yards, 03:25 iowa fg, 3:25
2027
TD
5:05
Jordan Lynch pass complete to Da'Ron Brown for 33 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
niu drive: 6 plays 75 yards, 01:37 niu td, 1:37
2627
XP
5:05
Mathew Sims extra point GOOD.
niu drive: 6 plays 75 yards, 01:37 niu td, 1:37
2727
FG
0:04
Mathew Sims 36 yard field goal GOOD.
niu drive: 3 plays 11 yards, 01:13 niu fg, 1:13
3027

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