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Penn State at Northwestern

  Saturday Oct 22, 2011 - 7:00 pm - Evanston, IL | Odds: Penn State by 4.5, Total Points: 47 | Team Pages: PSU | NWST

Key Offensive Stats

Stat PSU adv NWST
Points/Game 21.3 20.1
Points/Play 0.274 0.243
Avg Score Margin +5.1 -5.9
Yards/Game 340.8 352.0
Yards/Play 4.4 4.3
TOP % (net OT) 53.48% 49.89%

Key Defensive Stats

Stat PSU adv NWST
Opp Points/Game 16.2 26.0
Opp Points/Play 0.240 0.362
Opp Yards/Game 265.6 387.2
Opp Yards/Play 3.9 5.4
Takeaways/Game 2.0 1.9
TO Margin/Game -0.1 +0.3
Penalty Yds/Game 47.1 44.9

Penn State vs Northwestern Offensive Efficiency

Stat PSU adv NWST
Avg Time of Poss 32:05 30:01
Plays/Game 77.6 82.8
Yards/Play 4.4 4.3
Yards/Rush 2.9 3.1
Yards/Pass 6.2 5.7
Yards/Completion 11.2 10.0
Rush Play % 45.49% 47.11%
QB Sacked % 8.75% 7.61%
Pass Play % 54.51% 52.89%
Completion % 55.18% 57.42%
Int Thrown % 3.63% 2.75%
FG Conversion % 84.62% 78.57%
Points/FGA 2.5 2.4
Punts/Play 0.1 0.1
Punts/Score 1.4 1.7
First Downs/Play 0.249 0.255
3D Conversion % 38.32% 41.46%
4D Conversion % 35.71% 40.00%
RZ Scoring % 79.41% 81.25%
Fumble Rec % 39.13% 54.17%
GA Fumble Rec % 36.36% 63.64%
TA Fumble Rec % 41.67% 46.15%
Penalty Yds/Pen 8.4 8.4
Penalties/Play 0.04 0.03

Penn State vs Northwestern Defensive Efficiency

Stat PSU adv NWST
Opp Avg Time of Poss 27:54 29:58
Opp Plays/Game 67.4 71.9
Opp Yards/Play 3.9 5.4
Opp Yards/Rush 2.5 4.4
Opp Yards/Pass 5.7 6.9
Opp Yards/Completion 11.1 12.7
Opp Rush Play % 48.81% 56.57%
Sack % 7.83% 3.56%
Opp Pass Play % 51.19% 43.43%
Opp Completion % 51.89% 54.61%
Opp Int Thrown % 4.72% 4.06%
Opp FG Conv % 66.67% 56.25%
Opp Points/FGA 2.0 1.7
Opp Punts/Play 0.1 0.1
Opp Punts/Score 2.2 1.1
Opp First Downs/Play 0.208 0.278
Opp 3D Conv % 29.22% 40.91%
Opp 4D Conv % 18.75% 50.00%
Opp RZ Scoring % 75.86% 75.68%
Opp Fumble Rec % 60.87% 45.83%
Opp GA Fumble Rec % 58.33% 53.85%
Opp TA Fumble Rec % 63.64% 36.36%
Opp Penalty Yds/Pen 8.6 9.2
Opp Penalties/Play 0.05 0.04