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The 1992 Iowa Hawkeyes football team represented the University of Iowa in the 1992 NCAA Division I-A football season as a member of the Big Ten Conference. The team was coached by Hayden Fry and played their home games at Kinnick Stadium.

1992 Iowa Hawkeyes football
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
1992 record5–7 (4–4 Big Ten)
Head coachHayden Fry (14th season)
Offensive coordinatorDon Patterson (1st season)
Defensive coordinatorBill Brashier (14th season)
CaptainMike Devlin
Bret Bielema
Home stadiumKinnick Stadium
(Capacity: 70,397)
Seasons
← 1991
1993 →
1992 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 5 Michigan $ 6 0 2     9 0 3
No. 18 Ohio State 5 2 1     8 3 1
Michigan State 5 3 0     5 6 0
Illinois 4 3 1     6 5 1
Iowa 4 4 0     5 7 0
Indiana 3 5 0     5 6 0
Wisconsin 3 5 0     5 6 0
Purdue 3 5 0     4 7 0
Northwestern 3 5 0     3 8 0
Minnesota 2 6 0     2 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

Contents

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
August 298:00 PMvs. NC State*No. 16NBCL 14–2446,251[1]
September 57:00 PMNo. 1 Miami (FL)*No. 23ABCL 7–2470,397[2]
September 1211:30 AMIowa State*
ESPNW 21–770,397[2]
September 262:30 PMat No. 10 Colorado*ABCL 12–2852,355[3]
October 32:30 PMat No. 4 MichiganABCL 28–52106,132[4]
October 101:00 PMWisconsin
  • Kinnick Stadium
  • Iowa City, IA (Rivalry)
W 23–2270,397[2]
October 1711:30 AMat IllinoisESPNW 24–1470,314[5]
October 241:00 PMPurdue 
  • Kinnick Stadium
  • Iowa City, IA
L 16–2770,397[2]
October 312:30 PMOhio State
  • Kinnick Stadium
  • Iowa City, IA
ABCL 15–3870,397[2]
November 712:00 PMat IndianaW 14–044,311[6]
November 141:00 PMNorthwestern
  • Kinnick Stadium
  • Iowa City, IA
W 56–1468,249[7]
November 216:00 PMat MinnesotaL 13–2857,638[8]
  • *Non-conference game
  •  Homecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Central time

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RosterEdit

1992 Iowa Hawkeyes football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
TE 87 Alan Cross Sr
OT 65 Scott Davis Sr
C 60 Mike Devlin Sr
WR 3 Danan Hughes Sr
WR 83 Harold Jasper So
FB 34 Lew Montgomery Sr
OL 73 Ted Velicer Sr
FB 46 Matt Whitaker Sr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DL 91 Bret Bielema Sr
DE 95 Larry Blue Jr
NG 88 Maurea Crain Jr
LB 45 Bob Diaco Fr
LB 49 Teddy Joe Faley Sr
DB 5 Carlos James Sr
DT 93 Jeff Nelson Sr
CB 6 Scott Plate Jr
DL 64 Mike Wells Jr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
K 17 Todd Romano Fr
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches
  • Carl Jackson – Offensive Coordinator
  • Bill Brashier – Defensive Coordinator
  • Milan VooletichDefensive ends

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  •   Injured
  •   Redshirt

Game summariesEdit

NC StateEdit

Overall record Last meeting Result
0–2 1988 L 23–28

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Miami (FL)Edit

#1 Miami at #23 Iowa
1 234Total
Hurricanes 3 7014 24
Hawkeyes 0 007 7
Overall record Last meeting Result
0–3 1990 L 21–48

Eventual Heisman Trophy winner Gino Torretta threw for a Kinnick Stadium record 433 yards.

Iowa StateEdit

Overall record Last meeting Result
27–12 1991 W 29–10

ColoradoEdit

Overall record Last meeting Result
0–1 1988 L 21–24

MichiganEdit

Overall record Last meeting Result
8–31–4 1991 L 24–43

WisconsinEdit

Overall record Last meeting Result
33–34–2 1991 W 10–6

IllinoisEdit

Overall record Last meeting Result
20–32–2 1991 W 24–21

PurdueEdit

Overall record Last meeting Result
26–40–2 1991 W 31–21

Ohio StateEdit

Overall record Last meeting Result
13–34–3 1991 W 16–9

IndianaEdit

Overall record Last meeting Result
31–20–4 1991 W 38–21

NorthwesternEdit

Northwestern at Iowa
1 234Total
Wildcats 7 070 14
Hawkeyes 7 211414 56
Overall record Last meeting Result
38–14–3 1991 W 24–10

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MinnesotaEdit

Overall record Last meeting Result
29–54–2 1991 W 23–8

Awards and honorsEdit

Team players in the 1993 NFL DraftEdit

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Mike Devlin Center 5 136 Buffalo Bills
Scott Davis Guard 6 150 New York Giants
Danan Hughes Wide Receiver 7 186 Kansas City Chiefs

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Wolfpack Wins, Gives ACC Credibility". The Roanoke Times. August 30, 1992. Retrieved September 29, 2011.
  2. ^ a b c d e "Kinnick Stadium Attendance". University of Iowa. Archived from the original on 2011-08-07.
  3. ^ Henderson, John (September 27, 1992). "Warren Finally Runs to Daylight". The Denver Post. Retrieved September 29, 2011.
  4. ^ "Wolverines Ravage Iowa". Lewiston Morning Tribune. October 4, 1992. Retrieved September 29, 2011.
  5. ^ "Illini Offense Sputters in Loss to Iowa". The Pantagraph. Bloomington. October 18, 1992. Retrieved September 29, 2011.
  6. ^ "Iowa Defense Shines". The Telegraph Herald. Waterloo. November 8, 1992. Retrieved September 29, 2011.
  7. ^ Ecker, Jim (November 15, 1992). "Burmeister Sits to Get Eyde Time". The Gazette. Cedar Rapids. Retrieved September 29, 2011.
  8. ^ ""U" Hogs Spotlight, Rips Iowa". Star Tribune. Minneapolis. November 22, 1992. Retrieved September 29, 2011.
  9. ^ "College Football Reference". Archived from the original on 2009-09-04. Retrieved August 26, 2009.
  10. ^ "FOOTBALL; Despite the Odds, Dreamers Still Dream". New York Times. August 30, 1992. Retrieved August 19, 2018.
  11. ^ "Hawkeyes swallow Classic upset" (PDF). The Daily Iowan. August 31, 1992. p. 1B. Retrieved August 19, 2018.
  12. ^ "Hawkeye seniors go out with a bang" (PDF). The Daily Iowan. November 16, 1992. p. 1B. Retrieved November 18, 2018.
  13. ^ "1993 NFL Draft Listing | Pro-Football-Reference.com". Archived from the original on September 4, 2009. Retrieved August 26, 2009.