Michigan was seconds away from a three-game losing streak last week, but Brendan Gibbons' 26-yard field goal with two seconds left in regulation extended the game to overtime against Northwestern. It took three overtimes, but Michigan came away with a 27-19 victory.
On Saturday, Iowa (6-4, 3-3 Big Ten) hosts Michigan (7-3, 3-3) on Senior Day after a bye last week. Iowa’s last game was a 38-14 victory over Purdue.
Date: Saturday, Nov. 23
Time: 12 p.m. ET/11 a.m. CT
Place: Kinnick Stadium (70,585), Iowa City, Iowa
Series vs. Iowa: U-M leads, 41-13-4
Radio: Michigan IMG Sports Network
Spread: Iowa by 6.5, via TheSpread.com
Live Stats: MGoBlue.com
Last Meeting vs. Iowa: Michigan 42, Iowa 17 (Nov. 17, 2012)
Behind a six-touchdown performance (three pass, three rush) from junior quarterback Devin Gardner, U-M defeated the Iowa Hawkeyes, 42-17, on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, in front of 113,016 fans on Senior Day at Michigan Stadium. Gardner threw for a career-high 314 yards and three scores while also adding 37 yards and three touchdowns on the ground. He became the first Michigan quarterback to account for six touchdowns in a game since Steve Smith accomplished the feat in 1983.
*Information according to University of Michigan Wolverines game notes.