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Iowa scores with a minute to go, rally for 17-13 win over Ball State

  • Iowa tight end Jake Duzey, center, catches a 12-yard touchdown pass between Ball State defenders Zack Ryan, left, and Darius Conaway, right, during the second half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, in Iowa City, Iowa. Iowa won 17-13. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

    Iowa tight end Jake Duzey, center, catches a 12-yard touchdown pass between Ball State defenders Zack Ryan, left, and Darius Conaway, right, during the second half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, in Iowa City, Iowa. Iowa won 17-13. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)  (The Associated Press)

  • Iowa defensive lineman Carl Davis (71) celebrates with teammates after recovering a fumble by Ball State quarterback Ozzie Mann during the final seconds of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, in Iowa City, Iowa. Iowa won 17-13. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

    Iowa defensive lineman Carl Davis (71) celebrates with teammates after recovering a fumble by Ball State quarterback Ozzie Mann during the final seconds of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, in Iowa City, Iowa. Iowa won 17-13. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)  (The Associated Press)

  • Ball State running back Jahwan Edwards, right, is tackled by Iowa defensive lineman Drew Ott (95) during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, in Iowa City, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

    Ball State running back Jahwan Edwards, right, is tackled by Iowa defensive lineman Drew Ott (95) during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, in Iowa City, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)  (The Associated Press)

Iowa's Jake Duzey caught a go-ahead 12-yard touchdown pass from Jake Rudock with a minute left in a 17-13 win over Ball State on Saturday.

Rudock threw for 322 yards and completed 9 of 11 passes on the Hawkeyes' two scoring drives in the final 6 minutes.

Iowa (2-0) forced a fumble on Ball State's final possession to end the game.

Ball State (1-1) turned two fumbles into 10 points, but the Cardinals couldn't get a stop late. The Hawkeyes racked up 455 yards and 27 first downs.

Iowa broke through with a 12-yard touchdown pass from Rudock to Derek Willies with 3 minutes left to cap a 90-yard drive and cut Ball State's lead to 13-10.

After the Hawkeyes forced a punt, Rudock marched Iowa downfield again and connected with his tight end Duzey for the game-winning score.

Blake Dueitt returned a fumble 35 yards for Ball State's touchdown.