1960 Iowa Hawkeyes football team

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1960 Iowa Hawkeyes football
Big Ten co-champion
Conference Big Ten Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 2
AP No. 3
1960 record 8–1 (5–1 Big Ten)
Head coach Forest Evashevski (9th year)
MVP Bernie Wyatt
Home stadium Iowa Stadium
Seasons
← 1959
1961 →
1960 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#1 Minnesota + 6 1 0     8 2 0
#3 Iowa + 5 1 0     8 1 0
#8 Ohio State 5 2 0     7 2 0
#15 Michigan State 4 2 0     6 2 1
Illinois 3 4 0     5 4 0
Michigan 3 4 0     5 4 0
Northwestern 3 4 0     5 4 0
#19 Purdue 3 4 0     4 4 1
Wisconsin 2 5 0     4 5 0
Indiana 0 7 0     1 8 0
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1960 Iowa Hawkeyes football team represented the University of Iowa in the 1960 Big Ten Conference football season. The Hawkeyes were co-Big Ten Conference champions with the Golden Gophers. The Golden Gophers were selected to represent the Big Ten in the Rose Bowl.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 24 No. 10 Oregon State* No. 19 Iowa StadiumIowa City, IA W 22–12   43,000
October 1 at Northwestern No. 8 Dyche StadiumEvanston, IL W 42–0   48,109
October 8 at No. 13 Michigan State No. 3 Spartan StadiumEast Lansing, MI W 27–15   74,493
October 15 No. 12 Wisconsin No. 2 Iowa Stadium • Iowa City, IA W 28–21   57,000
October 22 No. 16 Purdue No. 1 Iowa Stadium • Iowa City, IA W 21–14   59,200
October 29 No. 19 Kansas* No. 1 Iowa Stadium • Iowa City, IA W 21–7   47,000
November 5 at No. 3 Minnesota No. 1 Memorial StadiumMinneapolis, MN L 10–27   65,610
November 12 No. 3 Ohio State No. 5 Iowa Stadium • Iowa City, IA W 35–12   57,900
November 19 at Notre Dame* No. 2 Notre Dame StadiumNotre Dame, IN W 28–0   45,000
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

Team players in the NFL[edit]

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Willie Fleming Halfback 14 196 Pittsburgh Steelers
Bernard Wyatt Back 19 258 Pittsburgh Steelers

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