Top 10 Big Ten Nonconference Games In 2014
Date: Sept. 20 Location: Pittsburgh
Iowa had a successful 2013 and will looking for a big year. The trip to Pittsburgh will be a key point in the season.
The Hawkeyes open with three straight home games, including one against rival Iowa State. They should be 3-0 heading into the game against the Panthers.
This is a crucial game for the perception of the Hawkeyes program, a program that has taken a hit in recent years.
A 4-0 start against a Pitt team getting some respect will force the conference to take them seriously as a contender.