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Hawkeyes stun Michigan on last second Keith Duncan field goal

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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -

Iowa freshman kicker Keith Duncan drilled a 33-yard field goal through the uprights in the south end zone as time expired, then sprinted 35 yards in the opposite direction before being buried beneath a joyous, heaving mass of teammates.

"I just took off," Duncan said. "I didn't really know what to do. You don't really practice those things."

The game will stand on its own because it helped stand the College Football Playoff ranking on its head. Michigan (9-1) joined No. 2 Clemson and No. 4 Washington among the day's upset victims. It stood the Big Ten East on its ear, because No. 10 Penn State, with one loss, will win the division if Ohio State beats Michigan.

After a Ty Isaac seven yard touchdown run that made it 10-0 Wolverines early in the second quarter, the Hawkeye defense kept Michigan out of the endzone the rest of the way. It was the defense that also gave the Hawks their initial spark as Jaleel Johnson stopped De'Veon Smith in the endzone for a second quarter safety. Soon after, C.J. Beathard hit Akrum Wadley on a 3 yard touchdown pass as Iowa trailed just 10-8 at the half.

The second half opened in Iowa's favor as Brady Ross recovered a fumble on the opening kickoff. That led to a 25 yard Duncan field goal for Iowa's first lead 11-10. Michigan retook a 13-11 lead on the following drive after which both defenses held until Iowa's final drive and Duncan's game winning kick.

Iowa's upset win makes the Hawkeyes bowl eligible at 6-4 with two games remaining in the season.

Students rushed Kinnick Field after the stunning upset.

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