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 28.7 25.4
Points/Play 0.369 0.326
Avg Score Margin +2.5 -2.3
Yards/Game 433.2 402.0
Yards/Play 5.6 5.2
TOP % (net OT) 49.98% 49.13%

Key Defensive Stats

Stat PSU adv NWST
Opp Points/Game 26.2 27.6
Opp Points/Play 0.352 0.346
Opp Yards/Game 381.3 427.5
Opp Yards/Play 5.1 5.4
Takeaways/Game 1.7 1.8
TO Margin/Game -0.2 +0.2
Penalty Yds/Game 33.6 33.8

Penn State vs Northwestern Offensive Efficiency

Stat PSU adv NWST
Avg Time of Poss 30:03 29:28
Plays/Game 77.7 77.8
Yards/Play 5.6 5.2
Yards/Rush 4.2 4.0
Yards/Pass 7.6 7.1
Yards/Completion 12.9 11.3
Rush Play % 53.76% 53.50%
QB Sacked % 5.10% 8.29%
Pass Play % 46.24% 46.50%
Completion % 58.92% 63.29%
Int Thrown % 2.44% 3.29%
FG Conversion % 65.22% 95.83%
Points/FGA 2.0 2.9
Punts/Play 0.1 0.1
Punts/Score 0.9 1.3
First Downs/Play 0.290 0.275
3D Conversion % 34.30% 39.08%
4D Conversion % 54.17% 41.67%
RZ Scoring % 78.43% 97.67%
Fumble Rec % 42.11% 35.00%
GA Fumble Rec % 42.86% 40.00%
TA Fumble Rec % 41.18% 30.00%
Penalty Yds/Pen 7.3 8.5
Penalties/Play 0.03 0.03

Penn State vs Northwestern Defensive Efficiency

Stat PSU adv NWST
Opp Avg Time of Poss 29:57 30:31
Opp Plays/Game 74.3 79.8
Opp Yards/Play 5.1 5.4
Opp Yards/Rush 3.9 4.2
Opp Yards/Pass 6.7 7.0
Opp Yards/Completion 11.4 11.8
Opp Rush Play % 49.44% 51.82%
Sack % 6.21% 5.91%
Opp Pass Play % 50.56% 48.18%
Opp Completion % 58.87% 59.55%
Opp Int Thrown % 3.07% 4.27%
Opp FG Conv % 71.43% 72.73%
Opp Points/FGA 2.1 2.2
Opp Punts/Play 0.1 0.1
Opp Punts/Score 1.3 1.1
Opp First Downs/Play 0.261 0.301
Opp 3D Conv % 36.46% 38.55%
Opp 4D Conv % 42.86% 53.33%
Opp RZ Scoring % 83.78% 87.50%
Opp Fumble Rec % 57.89% 65.00%
Opp GA Fumble Rec % 58.82% 70.00%
Opp TA Fumble Rec % 57.14% 60.00%
Opp Penalty Yds/Pen 8.9 8.2
Opp Penalties/Play 0.04 0.03