Hawkeyes back in Outback Bowl for 6th time since 2004

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TAMPA, FL – JANUARY 1: Head Coach Kirk Ferentz of the Iowa Hawkeyes gets covered in liquids as the final seconds tick off the clock after beating the Florida Gators 37-17 in the Outback Bowl January 1, 2004 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images)

The Iowa Hawkeyes found out their bowl destination on Sunday and it’s a familiar one: Tampa.

The Hawks are headed to their sixth Outback Bowl since 2004.

Iowa is 2-3 in its first five and now ties Michigan for most appearances in the Tampa bowl game.

Their opponent, Mississippi State, is going for the first time.

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