ISU defensive coordinator John
Skladany is the winner of CN's Horse Trailer of the Week Award.
coordinator John Skladany put together an incredible defensive plan and his
Cyclones carried it out. Iowa
out of the end zone for the first time in the series since 1978. The ISU defense
also forced five Iowa
turnovers. All of
23 points were scored after Hawkeye miscues, including Hicks' interception for a
28 yard touchdown. Cornerback Steve Paris also came up with an INT. The Cyclone defense also forced three
fumbles, including a strip by strong safety Nik Moser in the second half. The
Iowa offense did not make it to the redzone once.