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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) -

The Iowa Hawkeye football team boarded their plane in Cedar Rapids to Tampa Monday afternoon, one week before taking on the Florida Gators in the Outback Bowl.

The Hawks will compete in their fifth Outback Bowl, all under head coach Kirk Ferentz. They'll look for a winning record this time around going 2-2 in the last four.

Iowa's last bowl win came back in 2010 at the Insight Bowl.

Both teams finished the regular season 8-4. 

Kickoff for the Outback Bowl is at noon, central time, on January 2nd.

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