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Cotton Bowl: USC vs. Ohio State : Box Score

Friday Dec 29, 2017 8:30 pm - Arlington, TX (Neutral Site)
Odds: Ohio State by 10, Total Points: 65

  1 2 3 4
T
Southern California Trojans (11-2) 0 7 0 0
7
Ohio State Buckeyes (11-2) 7 17 0 0
24

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter Time Pts Xtra Summary USC
OHST
Ohio State 12:25 6 1 Rushing TD: J.T. Barrett 1 yard rush. Extra Point good by Sean Nuernberger. 0
7
2nd Quarter Time Pts Xtra Summary USC
OHST
Ohio State 14:42 6 1 Touchdown Damon Webb. Extra Point good by Sean Nuernberger. 0
14
Ohio State 14:55 3 Field Goal: Sean Nuernberger kicks a 26 yard field goal. 0
17
Ohio State 5:27 6 1 Rushing TD: J.T. Barrett 28 yard rush. Extra Point good by Sean Nuernberger. 0
24
USC 1:59 6 1 Rushing TD: Ronald Jones 1 yard rush. Extra Point good by Chase McGrath. 7
24
USC
OHST
1st Downs 23
13
Passing 1st downs 16
5
Rushing 1st downs 5
6
1st downs from Penalties 2
2
3rd down efficiency 6-19
2-12
3rd down conversion % 31.6%
16.7%
4th down efficiency 2-3
1-2
4th down conversion % 66.7%
50.0%
Total Plays 89
58
Total Yards 413
277
Passing 403
136
Comp-Att 26-45
11-17
Completion% 57.8%
64.7%
Yards per pass 9
8
Touchdowns 0
0
Interceptions 1
0
Sacked-Yds 8-47
3-22
Passer Rating 119.8
121.0
Rushing 57
163
Rushing Attempts 36
38
Yards per rush 1.6
4.3
Touchdowns 1
2
USC
OHST
Red Zone (Made-Att) 1-4
2-2
Red Zone Success % 25.0%
100.0%
Penalties 3-35
3-30
Turnovers 4
1
Fumbles-Lost 3-3
1-1
Interceptions thrown 1
0
Punting 6-206
7-321
Yards per Punt 34.3
45.9
Field Goals 0-1
1-1
Extra Points 1
3
Punt Returns (Returns-Yards) 2-2
1-1
Yards per return 1
1
Kickoff Returns (Returns-Yards) 5-78
0-0
Yards per return 15.6
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Possession 34:56
25:04
1st Quarter 06:13
08:47
2nd Quarter 11:27
03:33
3rd Quarter 07:25
07:35
4th Quarter 09:51
05:09

Southern California Trojans Passing

  C/ATT YDS AVG TD INT NCAAF RATING
Sam Darnold 26/45 356 7.9 0 1 119.8
Team 26/45 403 9 0 1 119.8

Southern California Trojans Rushing

  CAR YDS AVG TD
Ronald Jones 19 64 3.4 1
Aca'Cedric Ware 3 9 3 0
Vavae Malepeai 1 2 2 0
Stephen Carr 2 0 0 0
Sam Darnold 11 -18 -1.6 0
Team 36 57 1.6 1

Southern California Trojans Receiving

  REC YDS AVG TD
Vavae Malepeai 1 3 3 0
Deontay Burnett 12 139 11.6 0
Tyler Vaughns 6 119 19.8 0
Michael Pittman Jr. 3 69 23 0
Daniel Imatorbhebhe 2 25 12.5 0
Tyler Petite 1 2 2 0
Stephen Carr 1 -1 -1 0
Team 26 403 15.5 0

Southern California Trojans Fumbles

  FUM LOST
Deontay Burnett 1 1
Sam Darnold 2 2
Team 3 3

Southern California Trojans Interceptions

  INT YDS
Team 0 0

Southern California Trojans Defensive

  TACKLES MISC
  TOT SOLO SACKS TFL PD
Tyler Vaughns 1 1 0 0 0
Michael Pittman Jr. 1 1 0 0 0
Cameron Smith 10 6 0 1 0
John Houston Jr. 8 2 0 0 1
Marvell Tell III 6 2 0 0 0
Chris Hawkins 6 3 0 0 0
Isaiah Langley 6 4 0 0 0
Iman Marshall 5 4 0 0 0
Rasheem Green 4 1 1 1 0
Ajene Harris 4 3 0 0 0
Uchenna Nwosu 4 4 2 2 0
Josh Fatu 4 1 0 0 0
Jordan Iosefa 2 1 0 0 0
Toa Lobendahn 1 1 0 0 0
Team 62 34 3 4 1

Southern California Trojans Kick Returns

  NO YDS AVG LG
Velus Jones Jr. 5 78 15.6 28
Team 5 78 15.6

Southern California Trojans Punt Returns

  NO YDS AVG LG
Ajene Harris 2 2 1 1
Team 2 2 1

Southern California Trojans Kicking

  FG PCT LONG XP PTS
Chase McGrath 0/1 0.0% 0 1 1
Team 0/1 0.0% 1 1

Southern California Trojans Punting

  TOT YDS AVG LG
Reid Budrovich 6 206 34.3 52
Team 6 206 34.3

Ohio State Buckeyes Passing

  C/ATT YDS AVG TD INT NCAAF RATING
J.T. Barrett 11/17 114 6.7 0 0 121
Team 11/17 136 8 0 0 121

Ohio State Buckeyes Rushing

  CAR YDS AVG TD
J.T. Barrett 16 66 4.1 2
Parris Campbell 3 42 14 0
J.K. Dobbins 13 39 3 0
Mike Weber 5 18 3.6 0
Team 38 163 4.3 2

Ohio State Buckeyes Receiving

  REC YDS AVG TD
Parris Campbell 1 -3 -3 0
Mike Weber 1 16 16 0
Austin Mack 3 56 18.7 0
Marcus Baugh 4 40 10 0
K.J. Hill 1 3 3 0
Terry McLaurin 1 2 2 0
Team 11 136 12.4 0

Ohio State Buckeyes Fumbles

  FUM LOST
K.J. Hill 1 1
Team 1 1

Ohio State Buckeyes Interceptions

  INT YDS
Damon Webb 1 23
Team 1 23

Ohio State Buckeyes Defensive

  TACKLES MISC
  TOT SOLO SACKS TFL PD
Parris Campbell 1 1 0 0 0
Austin Mack 1 1 0 0 0
Terry McLaurin 1 1 0 0 0
Jordan Fuller 10 8 0 0 0
Tuf Borland 6 4 0 0 0
Malik Harrison 6 3 0.5 0.5 0
Jerome Baker 5 3 0.5 1.5 0
Damon Webb 5 5 0 0 0
Tyquan Lewis 5 3 1 2 0
Damon Arnette 5 4 0 0 0
Jalyn Holmes 4 3 1 1 1
Sam Hubbard 4 3 2.5 3.5 0
Jeffrey Okudah 4 4 0 0 0
Chris Worley 3 2 0 0 1
Kendall Sheffield 3 3 0 1 4
Zach Turnure 2 1 0 0 0
Robert Landers 2 2 0 1 0
Nick Bosa 2 1 1.5 1.5 0
Blake Haubeil 1 1 0 0 0
Baron Browning 1 0 0 0 0
Chase Young 1 1 1 1 0
Jashon Cornell 1 1 0 1 0
Justin Hilliard 1 1 0 0 0
Team 74 56 8 14 6

Ohio State Buckeyes Kick Returns

  NO YDS AVG LG
Team 0 0 --

Ohio State Buckeyes Punt Returns

  NO YDS AVG LG
K.J. Hill 1 1 1 1
Team 1 1 1

Ohio State Buckeyes Kicking

  FG PCT LONG XP PTS
Sean Nuernberger 1/1 100.0% 26 3 3
Team 1/1 100.0% 3 3

Ohio State Buckeyes Punting

  TOT YDS AVG LG
Dru Chrisman 7 321 45.9 54
Team 7 321 45.9