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Iowa to face Boston College in Pinstripe Bowl

The Iowa Hawkeyes swarm as they take the field before their football game at Kinnick Stadium in Iowa City on Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017. (Stephen Mally/The Gazette)
The Iowa Hawkeyes swarm as they take the field before their football game at Kinnick Stadium in Iowa City on Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017. (Stephen Mally/The Gazette)

The Iowa football team is headed to New York for bowl season.

The Hawkeyes (7-5) will play in the Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium for the first time against Boston College (7-5).

The game kicks off at 4:15 p.m. Iowa time on Wednesday, Dec. 27. It’s televised on ESPN.

The Eagles won five of their last six games after a 2-4 start and were 4-4 in the ACC. Former Iowa linebackers coach Jim Reid is BC’s defensive coordinator.

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