- Opponent - The University of Northern Iowa
- Time - Saturday, September 5 at 11:01 AM
- Place - Kinnick Stadium, Iowa City, IA
- TV - Big Ten Network HD (on main feed in Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota...see coverage map for more info)
- It's the Gold Bowl...so if you're headed to Kinnick remember to "Be bold, wear gold"
- FryFest is the night before, which sounds like a lot of fun
- Both teams will be very inexperienced and thin at running back. Iowa will be missing Jewel Hampton with his right knee injury, and UNI will be without Derrick Law and Taylor Brookins due to suspension
- In case you missed it, here's the depth chart for week 1