The 1960 Iowa Hawkeyes, led by Head Coach Forest Evashevski, finished the season with an 8-1 record and as Big Ten Conference Co-Champions.
The Hawkeyes defeated Ohio State on the last game of the conference season to clinch a share of the league crown with Minnesota. It was Evy's third Big Ten title at Iowa. The Hawkeyes were ranked second in the final AP poll, which was taken before the bowl games. Iowa's only loss that season was at Minnesota, which finished first in the final AP poll with an identical 8-1 record.