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Kirk Ferentz's 144 wins as Iowa football coach in chronological order

Iowa Hawkeyes head coach Kirk Ferentz talks with Northern Illinois Huskies head coach Rod Carey before their NCAA football game at Kinnick Stadium in Iowa City on Saturday, Sep. 1, 2018. (Stephen Mally/The Gazette)
Iowa Hawkeyes head coach Kirk Ferentz talks with Northern Illinois Huskies head coach Rod Carey before their NCAA football game at Kinnick Stadium in Iowa City on Saturday, Sep. 1, 2018. (Stephen Mally/The Gazette)

Kirk Ferentz became the winningest coach in Iowa football history Saturday when the Hawkeyes beat Northern Illinois at Kinnick Stadium.

Here’s a look at all 144 of his victories in chronological order. For the rankings of the first 143, check out Marc Morehouse’s KF143 series.

1999

Sept. 18 – Iowa 24, Northern Illinois 0

2000

Oct. 7 – Iowa 21, No. 25 Michigan State 16

Nov. 4 – Iowa 26, Penn State 23 (2OT)

Nov. 11 – Iowa 27, No. 18 Northwestern 17

2001

Sept. 1 – Iowa 51, Kent State 0

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Sept. 8 – Iowa 44, Miami (Ohio) 19

Sept. 29 – Iowa 24, Penn State 18

Oct. 20 – Iowa 42, Indiana 28

Nov. 10 – Iowa 59, Northwestern 16

Nov. 17 – Iowa 42, Minnesota 24

Dec. 29 – Iowa 19, Texas Tech 16 (Alamo Bowl)

2002

Aug. 31 – Iowa 57, Akron 21

Sept. 7 – Iowa 29, Miami (Ohio) 24

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Sept. 21 – Iowa 48, Utah State 7

Sept. 28 – Iowa 35, No. 12 Penn State 28 (OT)

Oct. 5 – Iowa 31, Purdue 28

Oct. 12 – No. 20 Iowa 44, Michigan State 16

Oct. 19 – No. 20 Iowa 24, Indiana 8

Oct. 26 – No. 14 Iowa 34, No. 8 Michigan 9

Nov. 2 – No. 10 Iowa 20, Wisconsin 3

Nov. 9 – No. 6 Iowa 62, Northwestern 10

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Nov. 16 – No. 5 Iowa 45, Minnesota 21

2003

Aug. 30 – No. 25 Iowa 21, Miami (Ohio) 3

Sept. 6 – No. 23 Iowa 56, Buffalo 7

Sept. 13 – No. 23 Iowa 40, Iowa State 21

Sept. 20 – No. 18 Iowa 21, No. 16 Arizona State 2

Oct. 4 – No. 23 Iowa 30, No. 9 Michigan 27

Oct. 25 – No. 16 Iowa 26, Penn State 14

Nov. 1 – No. 13 Iowa 41, Illinois 10

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Nov. 15 – No. 20 Iowa 40, No. 19 Minnesota 22

Nov. 22 – No. 17 Iowa 27, Wisconsin 21

Jan. 1, 2004 – No. 13 Iowa 37, No. 17 Florida 17 (Outback Bowl)

2004

Sept. 4 – No. 19 Iowa 39, Kent State 7

Sept. 11 – No. 16 Iowa 17, Iowa State 10

Oct. 2 – Iowa 38, Michigan State 16

Oct. 16 – Iowa 33, No. 25 Ohio State 7

Oct. 23 – Iowa 6, Penn State 4

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Oct. 30 – No. 23 Iowa 23, Illinois 13

Nov. 6 – No. 20 Iowa 23, Purdue 21

Nov. 13 – No. 19 Iowa 29, Minnesota 27

Nov. 20 – No. 17 Iowa 30, No. 9 Wisconsin 7

Jan. 1, 2005 – No. 11 Iowa 30, No. 12 LSU 25 (Capital One Bowl)

2005

Sept. 4 – No. 11 Iowa 56, Ball State 0

Sept. 17 – No. 22 Iowa 45, Northern Iowa 21

Oct. 1 – Iowa 35, Illinois 7

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Oct. 8 – Iowa 34, Purdue 17

Oct. 15 – Iowa 38, Indiana 21

Nov. 12 – Iowa 20, No. 19 Wisconsin 10

Nov. 19 – Iowa 52, Minnesota 28

2006

Sept. 2 – No. 16 Iowa 41, Montana 7

Sept. 9 – No. 14 Iowa 20, Syracuse 13 (2OT)

Sept. 16 – No. 16 Iowa 27, Iowa State 17

Sept. 23 – No. 14 Iowa 24, Illinois 7

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Oct. 7 – No. 19 Iowa 47, Purdue 17

Oct. 28 – Iowa 24, Northern Illinois 14

2007

Sept. 1 – Iowa 16, Northern Illinois 3

Sept. 8 – Iowa 35, Syracuse 0

Oct. 13 – Iowa 10, No. 19 Illinois 6

Oct. 27 – Iowa 34, Michigan State 27 (2OT)

Nov. 3 – Iowa 28, Northwestern 17

Nov. 10 – Iowa 21, Minnesota 16

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2008

Aug. 30 – Iowa 46, Maine 3

Sept. 6 – Iowa 42, Florida International 0

Sept. 13 – Iowa 17, Iowa State 5

Oct. 11 – Iowa 45, Indiana 9

Oct. 18 – Iowa 38, Wisconsin 16

Nov. 8 – Iowa 24, No. 3 Penn State 23

Nov. 15 – Iowa 22, Purdue 17

Nov. 22 – Iowa 55, Minnesota 0

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Jan. 1, 2009 – Iowa 31, South Carolina 10 (Outback Bowl)

2009

Sept. 5 – No. 22 Iowa 17, Northern Iowa 16

Sept. 12 – Iowa 35, Iowa State 3

Sept. 19 – Iowa 27, Arizona 17

Sept. 26 – Iowa 21, No. 5 Penn State 10

Oct. 3 – No. 13 Iowa 24, Arkansas State 21

Oct. 10 – No. 12 Iowa 30, Michigan 28

Oct. 17 – No. 11 Iowa 20, Wisconsin 10

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Oct. 24 – No. 6 Iowa 15, Michigan State 13

Oct. 31 – No. 4 Iowa 42, Indiana 24

Nov. 21 – No. 13 Iowa 12, Minnesota 0

Jan. 5, 2010 – No. 10 Iowa 24, No. 9 Georgia Tech 14 (Orange Bowl)

2010

Sept. 4 – No. 9 Iowa 37, Eastern Illinois 7

Sept. 11 – No. 9 Iowa 35, Iowa State 7

Sept. 25 – No. 18 Iowa 45, Ball State 0

Oct. 2 – No. 18 Iowa 24, No. 20 Penn State 3

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Oct. 16 – Iowa 38, Michigan 28

Oct. 30 – No. 18 Iowa 37, No. 5 Michigan State 6

Nov. 6 – No. 16 Iowa 18, Indiana 13

Dec. 28 – Iowa 27, No. 12 Missouri 24 (Insight Bowl)

2011

Sept. 3 – Iowa 34, Tennessee Tech 7

Sept. 17 – Iowa 31, Pittsburgh 27

Sept. 24 – Iowa 45, Louisiana-Monroe 17

Oct. 15 – Iowa 41, Northwestern 31

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Oct. 22 – Iowa 45, Indiana 24

Nov. 5 – Iowa 24, No. 13 Michigan 16

Nov. 19 – Iowa 31, Purdue 21

2012

Sept. 1 – Iowa 18, Northern Illinois 17

Sept. 15 – Iowa 27, Northern Iowa 16

Sept. 29 – Iowa 31, Minnesota 13

Oct. 13 – Iowa 19, Michigan State 16 (2OT)

2013

Sept. 7 – Iowa 28, Missouri State 14

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Sept. 14 – Iowa 27, Iowa State 21

Sept. 21 – Iowa 59, Western Michigan 3

Sept. 28 – Iowa 23, Minnesota 7

Oct. 26 – Iowa 17, Northwestern 10 (OT)

Nov. 9 – Iowa 38, Purdue 14

Nov. 23 – Iowa 24, Michigan 21

Nov. 29 – Iowa 38, Nebraska 17

2014

Aug. 31 – Iowa 31, Northern Iowa 23

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Sept. 6 – Iowa 17, Ball State 13

Sept. 20 – Iowa 24, Pittsburgh 20

Sept. 27 – Iowa 24, Purdue 10

Oct. 11 – Iowa 45, Indiana 29

Nov. 1 – Iowa 48, Northwestern 7

Nov. 15 – Iowa 30, Illinois 14

2015

Sept. 5 – Iowa 31, Illinois State 14

Sept. 12 – Iowa 31, Iowa State 17

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Sept. 19 – Iowa 27, Pittsburgh 24

Sept. 26 – Iowa 62, North Texas 16

Oct. 3 – Iowa 10, No. 18 Wisconsin 6

Oct. 10 – No. 23 Iowa 29, Illinois 20

Oct. 17 – No. 17 Iowa 40, No. 21 Northwestern 10

Oct. 31 – No. 11 Iowa 31, Maryland 15

Nov. 7 – No. 9 Iowa 35, Indiana 27

Nov. 14 – No. 5 Iowa 40, Minnesota 35

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Nov. 21 – No. 5 Iowa 40, Purdue 20

Nov. 27 – No. 4 Iowa 28, Nebraska 20

2016

Sept. 3 – No. 15 Iowa 45, Miami (Ohio) 21

Sept. 10 – No. 10 Iowa 42, Iowa State 3

Sept. 24 – No. 25 Iowa 14, Rutgers 7

Oct. 8 – Iowa 14, Minnesota 7

Oct. 15 – Iowa 49, Purdue 35

Nov. 12 – Iowa 14, No. 3 Michigan 13

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Nov. 19 – Iowa 28, Illinois 0

Nov. 25 – Iowa 40, No. 16 Nebraska 10

2017

Sept. 2 – Iowa 24, Wyoming 3

Sept. 9 – Iowa 44, Iowa State 41 (OT)

Sept. 16 – Iowa 31, North Texas 14

Oct. 7 – Iowa 45, Illinois 16

Oct. 28 – Iowa 17, Minnesota 10

Nov. 4 – Iowa 55, No. 6 Ohio State 24

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Nov. 24 – Iowa 56, Nebraska 14

Dec. 28 – Iowa 27, Boston College 20 (Pinstripe Bowl)

2018

Sept. 1 – Iowa 33, Northern Illinois 7

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