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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 20.6 21.9
Points/Play 0.270 0.265
Avg Score Margin +4.5 -2.9
Yards/Game 333.9 358.2
Yards/Play 4.4 4.3
TOP % (net OT) 53.60% 50.00%

Key Defensive Stats

Stat PSU adv NWST
Opp Points/Game 16.2 24.8
Opp Points/Play 0.239 0.340
Opp Yards/Game 267.2 379.7
Opp Yards/Play 3.9 5.2
Takeaways/Game 1.8 2.2
TO Margin/Game -0.2 +0.6
Penalty Yds/Game 45.9 43.9

Penn State vs Northwestern Offensive Efficiency

Stat PSU adv NWST
Avg Time of Poss 32:09 30:05
Plays/Game 76.5 82.6
Yards/Play 4.4 4.3
Yards/Rush 3.0 3.2
Yards/Pass 6.1 5.8
Yards/Completion 11.2 10.2
Rush Play % 47.56% 49.27%
QB Sacked % 8.84% 7.40%
Pass Play % 52.44% 50.73%
Completion % 54.98% 57.22%
Int Thrown % 3.48% 2.84%
FG Conversion % 84.62% 75.00%
Points/FGA 2.5 2.2
Punts/Play 0.1 0.1
Punts/Score 1.5 1.6
First Downs/Play 0.247 0.254
3D Conversion % 38.46% 41.11%
4D Conversion % 37.50% 39.13%
RZ Scoring % 77.78% 80.56%
Fumble Rec % 37.50% 58.62%
GA Fumble Rec % 33.33% 61.54%
TA Fumble Rec % 41.67% 56.25%
Penalty Yds/Pen 8.3 8.4
Penalties/Play 0.04 0.03

Penn State vs Northwestern Defensive Efficiency

Stat PSU adv NWST
Opp Avg Time of Poss 27:50 29:55
Opp Plays/Game 67.7 73.0
Opp Yards/Play 3.9 5.2
Opp Yards/Rush 2.5 4.2
Opp Yards/Pass 5.7 6.7
Opp Yards/Completion 10.7 12.3
Opp Rush Play % 47.79% 54.52%
Sack % 7.46% 3.92%
Opp Pass Play % 52.21% 45.48%
Opp Completion % 53.06% 54.55%
Opp Int Thrown % 4.17% 4.08%
Opp FG Conv % 68.18% 52.94%
Opp Points/FGA 2.0 1.6
Opp Punts/Play 0.1 0.1
Opp Punts/Score 2.2 1.2
Opp First Downs/Play 0.209 0.274
Opp 3D Conv % 27.65% 40.67%
Opp 4D Conv % 18.75% 50.00%
Opp RZ Scoring % 78.79% 75.00%
Opp Fumble Rec % 62.50% 41.38%
Opp GA Fumble Rec % 58.33% 43.75%
Opp TA Fumble Rec % 66.67% 38.46%
Opp Penalty Yds/Pen 8.7 9.3
Opp Penalties/Play 0.05 0.04