Cy-Hawk showdown is sold out

Rick Brown
Herky waits for the Hawkeye football team to take the field against Ball State on Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, at Kinnick Stadium in Iowa City, Iowa.

Iowa City, Ia. – University of Iowa officials announced Saturday that the Sept. 13 game against Iowa State at Kinnick Stadium is a sellout. Kickoff is 2:35 p.m.

This will be the Hawkeyes' first home sellout since a 27-24 loss to Purdue on Nov. 10, 2012. Last season, Iowa didn't have a home sellout for the first time since Kirk Ferentz took over as head coach in 1999.

The announced attendance for Saturday's game with Ball State was 64,210 in a stadium that has a capacity of 70,585. An announced crowd of 66,805 attended the season opener against Northern Iowa.