Blue White Illustrated

Iowa Postgame

Penn State Sports Magazine

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O c T O B E r 2 7 , 2 0 1 8 B L U E W H I T E O N L I N E . c O M 1 ESCAPE VELOCITY Nittany Lions overcome turnovers, miscues to hold off Iowa It was beginning to look as though the last few minutes of Penn State's game Saturday against Iowa would be refreshingly drama-free. The Nit- tany Lions were 9 yards away from taking a 17- point lead over the Hawkeyes with less than 14 minutes to play. But Penn State has been manufacturing more drama lately than Netflix and HBO put together, and true to form, Saturday's game turned into a tense battle when it fumbled the ball away to Iowa just as it appeared ready to take a commanding lead, then followed that miscue with a pick-six on its next possession. The Nittany Lions have had their share of tense M A T T   H E R B | M A T T @ B L U E W H I T E O N L I N E . c O M John Reid heads upfield after inter- cepting a pass from Nate Stanley in the second quar- ter. Reid gained 44 yards on the return to set up the Nittany Lions' tying touchdown. Photo by Steve Manuel BWI X PRESS P O S T G A M E R E P O R T W E E K 8 P E N N S T A T E 3 0 , I O W A 2 4

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