HN TV: Iowa Players Treating Penn State Like Any Other Big Ten Matchup

October 23, 2018

Written by Rob Howe

Hawkeye Nation

IOWA CITY, Iowa – Iowa can improve its resume Saturday with a win at No. 17 Penn State. The 18th-ranked Hawkeyes aren’t looking at it that way.

Asked if there was any more significance to facing a name brand in a high-profile game, the players downplayed the magnitude of the stage. To them, it’s been approached as just another game.

Maybe that’s hard to believe for fans who have been looking forward to this matchup since before the season. Those folks are even more geared up with their Iowa team sitting at 6-1 overall and 3-1 in the Big Ten.

However, that’s how these Hawkeyes are embarking in this task.

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