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 19.8 22.9
Points/Play 0.260 0.278
Avg Score Margin +2.1 -3.9
Yards/Game 325.5 359.5
Yards/Play 4.3 4.4
TOP % (net OT) 52.62% 49.30%

Key Defensive Stats

Stat PSU adv NWST
Opp Points/Game 17.7 26.8
Opp Points/Play 0.261 0.366
Opp Yards/Game 269.8 385.0
Opp Yards/Play 4.0 5.3
Takeaways/Game 1.8 2.1
TO Margin/Game -0.2 +0.2
Penalty Yds/Game 45.0 44.3

Penn State vs Northwestern Offensive Efficiency

Stat PSU adv NWST
Avg Time of Poss 31:34 29:39
Plays/Game 75.9 82.5
Yards/Play 4.3 4.4
Yards/Rush 2.9 3.3
Yards/Pass 6.0 5.8
Yards/Completion 11.0 10.1
Rush Play % 46.32% 49.01%
QB Sacked % 8.59% 7.13%
Pass Play % 53.68% 50.99%
Completion % 54.14% 57.21%
Int Thrown % 3.36% 3.26%
FG Conversion % 82.14% 76.47%
Points/FGA 2.5 2.3
Punts/Play 0.1 0.1
Punts/Score 1.5 1.5
First Downs/Play 0.246 0.252
3D Conversion % 38.38% 41.12%
4D Conversion % 36.84% 48.15%
RZ Scoring % 78.38% 82.05%
Fumble Rec % 36.00% 54.84%
GA Fumble Rec % 30.77% 53.33%
TA Fumble Rec % 41.67% 56.25%
Penalty Yds/Pen 8.3 8.7
Penalties/Play 0.04 0.03

Penn State vs Northwestern Defensive Efficiency

Stat PSU adv NWST
Opp Avg Time of Poss 28:25 30:20
Opp Plays/Game 67.8 73.2
Opp Yards/Play 4.0 5.3
Opp Yards/Rush 2.6 4.4
Opp Yards/Pass 5.8 6.6
Opp Yards/Completion 10.9 11.9
Opp Rush Play % 48.83% 55.28%
Sack % 7.21% 3.61%
Opp Pass Play % 51.17% 44.72%
Opp Completion % 52.85% 55.04%
Opp Int Thrown % 4.15% 4.03%
Opp FG Conv % 68.00% 55.00%
Opp Points/FGA 2.0 1.6
Opp Punts/Play 0.1 0.1
Opp Punts/Score 1.9 1.1
Opp First Downs/Play 0.214 0.277
Opp 3D Conv % 30.11% 40.24%
Opp 4D Conv % 18.75% 53.33%
Opp RZ Scoring % 81.08% 76.60%
Opp Fumble Rec % 64.00% 45.16%
Opp GA Fumble Rec % 58.33% 43.75%
Opp TA Fumble Rec % 69.23% 46.67%
Opp Penalty Yds/Pen 8.5 9.2
Opp Penalties/Play 0.05 0.04