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NCAA Boxscore - Northwestern at Illinois

Team 1 2 3 4Score
Northwestern101031437
Illinois01710734


Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
Northwestern Field Goal - 19-yarder by Jeff Budzien.  10:49 Time Remaining.
Northwestern Touchdown - 27-yard pass from Trevor Siemian to Christian Jones.   (Jeff Budzien extra point is good.). 7:27 Time Remaining.
2nd Quarter
Illinois Touchdown - 25-yard pass from Nathan Scheelhaase to Steve Hull.   (Taylor Zalewski extra point is good.). 13:36 Time Remaining.
Illinois Touchdown - 1-yard run by Josh Ferguson.   (Taylor Zalewski extra point is good.). 11:08 Time Remaining.
Northwestern Touchdown - 11-yard pass from Trevor Siemian to Dan Vitale.   (Jeff Budzien extra point is good.). 7:12 Time Remaining.
Illinois Field Goal - 51-yarder by Taylor Zalewski.  5:13 Time Remaining.
Northwestern Field Goal - 26-yarder by Jeff Budzien.  0:00 Time Remaining.
3rd Quarter
Illinois Touchdown - 55-yard run by Josh Ferguson.   (Taylor Zalewski extra point is good.). 14:33 Time Remaining.
Northwestern Field Goal - 42-yarder by Jeff Budzien.  11:38 Time Remaining.
Illinois Field Goal - 37-yarder by Taylor Zalewski.  8:49 Time Remaining.
4th Quarter
Northwestern Touchdown - 23-yard pass from Trevor Siemian to Rashad Lawrence.   (Jeff Budzien extra point is good.). 14:55 Time Remaining.
Northwestern Touchdown - 7-yard pass from Trevor Siemian to Christian Jones.   (Jeff Budzien extra point is good.). 8:07 Time Remaining.
Illinois Touchdown - 11-yard pass from Nathan Scheelhaase to Miles Osei.   (Taylor Zalewski extra point is good.). 2:23 Time Remaining.

Officials
Referee: Dave WitvoetUmpire:Jeff Carr
Line Judge: Paul EngelbertsSide Judge:Mike Conlin
Head Linesman: Kelly SealfeldBack Judge:Mike Brown
Field Judge: Jerry Hocker 
Attendance/Time
Attendance: 37058Time:3:26

Final Team Statistics
 NorthwesternIllinois
TOTAL FIRST DOWNS3129
By Rushing711
By Passing2318
By Penalty10
THIRD DOWN EFFICIENCY12-20-60.07-15-47.0
FOURTH DOWN EFFICIENCY0-1-00-0-0
TOTAL NET YARDS560492
Total Off. Plays (inc. times thrown passing)9677
Avg. gain per offensive play5.86.4
NET YARDS RUSHING146185
Total Rushing Plays5132
Avg. gain per rushing play2.95.8
NET YARDS PASSING414307
Times Thrown - yards lost attempting to pass1-72-22
PASS ATTEMPTS-COMPLETIONS-HAD INTERCEPTED45-31-045-31-1
Avg. gain per pass play (inc. # thrown passing)9.26.8
PUNTS Number and average5-35.45-46.2
TOTAL RETURN YARDAGE (Not including kickoffs)269
No. and Yards Punt Returns3-221-9
No. and Yards Kickoff Returns2-477-144
No. and Yards Interception Returns1-40-0
PENALTIES No. and Yards2-54-21
FUMBLES No. and Lost0-00-0
TOUCHDOWNS44
Rushing02
Passing42
EXTRA POINTS Made-Attempts4-44-4
FIELD GOALS Made-Attempts3-32-3
SAFETIES00
FINAL SCORE3734
TIME OF POSSESSION36:23 23:37

Final Individual Statistics
NorthwesternIllinois
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
T.Green 21693.3170
M.Trumpy 18412.370
W.Long 6203.370
T.Siemian 5193.8150
TEAM 1-3-3.000
Total511462.9170
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
J.Ferguson 141107.9552
N.Scheelhaase 13554.2160
D.Young 5204.050
      
      
Total321855.8552
PASSINGATTCPYDSSKTDLGIN
T.Siemian 443141414540
B.Williams 1000000
Total453141414540
PASSINGATTCPYDSSKTDLGIN
N.Scheelhaase 453130722431
        
Total453130722431
RECEIVINGNOYDSAVGLGTD
C.Jones 1318214.0272
R.Lawrence 511222.4541
T.Jones 5448.8110
M.Trumpy 33110.3190
D.Vitale 22010.0111
T.Green 2136.570
M.Jensen 11212.0120
Total3141413.4544
RECEIVINGNOYDSAVGLGTD
S.Hull 1315511.9431
M.Osei 89311.6191
J.Ferguson 3268.7150
S.Harris 3134.360
D.Young 284.040
J.Hardee 188.080
J.Davis 144.040
Total313079.9432
INTERCEPTIONSATTYDSLGTD
T.Scott 1440
Total1440
INTERCEPTIONSATTYDSLGTD
None
Total0000
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGIN20LG
C.Gradone 414636.5140
B.Williams 13131.0031
Total517735.4140
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGIN20LG
J.DuVernois 523146.2366
      
Total523146.2366
PUNT RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
T.Jones 322220
Total322220
PUNT RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
V.Bentley 1990
Total1990
KICKOFF RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
M.Harris 247240
     
Total247240
KICKOFF RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
V.Bentley 6134310
M.Osei 110100
Total7144310
KICKINGFGPCTLGXPPTS
J.Budzien 3/3100.0424/413
Total3/3100.0424/413
KICKINGFGPCTLGXPPTS
T.Zalewski 2/366.7514/410
Total2/366.7514/410

Northwestern
FUMBLESFUMLOST
None
Total00
Illinois
FUMBLESFUMLOST
None
Total00


Northwestern Wildcats
Final 1234Score
(16) Nebraska «01471738
Northwestern7100017
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Team Leaders
Receptions K. Prater 26
Rec Yds D. Vitale 282
Rush Att J. Jackson 134
Rush Yds J. Jackson 630
Points T. Siemian 30
Team News
Northwestern's White retires from football
Abdullah leads No. 19 Nebraska over Northwestern
NCAA Game Summary - Nebraska at Northwestern
Northwestern WR leaves on stretcher
Northwestern plays host to No. 19 Nebraska
(19) Nebraska (5-1) at Northwestern (3-3)
NCAA Game Summary - Northwestern at Minnesota
Northwestern (3-2) at Minnesota (4-1)
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Injuries
- Cornerback Keith Watkins II (10/19, undisclosed) is questionable for 11/1 against Iowa. Safety Ibraheim Campbell (10/19, lower body) is questionable for 11/1 against Iowa. Linebacker Collin Ellis (10/19, concussion) is questionable for 11/1 against Iowa. Cornerback Dwight White (10/24, kidneys) will miss the remainder of the season. Defensive tackle Sean McEvilly (8/25, foot) will miss the entire season. Running back Venric Mark (8/14, personal) has left the team. Wide receiver Christian Jones (8/14, knee) will miss the entire season.
Big Ten Standings (Conference Record)
School W L PF PA Pct.
East
Michigan State 3 0 128 70 1.00
Ohio State 2 0 108 41 1.00
Maryland 2 1 99 98 .667
Rutgers 1 2 53 93 .333
Penn State 1 2 32 57 .333
Michigan 1 2 56 69 .333
Indiana 0 3 61 138 .000
West
Minnesota 3 0 93 69 1.00
Nebraska 2 1 105 58 .667
Iowa 2 1 100 77 .667
Northwestern 2 2 83 82 .500
Wisconsin 1 1 52 48 .500
Purdue 1 3 117 135 .250
Illinois 0 3 69 121 .000

2013 Results 2014 Results/Schedule
Aug 31 - W at California, 44-30
Sep 7 - W vs. Syracuse, 48-27
Sep 14 - W vs. Western Mich, 38-17
Sep 21 - W vs. Maine, 35-21
Oct 5 - L vs. Ohio State, 30-40
Oct 12 - L at Wisconsin, 6-35
Oct 19 - L vs. Minnesota, 17-20
Oct 26 - L at Iowa, 10-17 OT
Nov 2 - L at Nebraska, 24-27
Nov 16 - L vs. Michigan, 19-27
Nov 23 - L vs. Michigan State, 6-30
Nov 30 - W at Illinois, 37-34
Aug 30 - L vs. California, 24-31
Sep 6 - L vs. Northern Ill, 15-23
Sep 13 - Open
Sep 20 - W vs. Western Ill, 24-7
Sep 27 - W at Penn State, 29-6
Oct 4 - W vs. Wisconsin, 20-14
Oct 11 - L at Minnesota, 17-24
Oct 18 - L vs. Nebraska, 17-38
Oct 25 - Open
Nov 1 - at Iowa, TBA
Nov 8 - vs. Michigan, TBA
Nov 15 - at Notre Dame, 3:30 PM ET2:30 PM CT1:30 PM MT12:30 PM PT8:30 PM GMT
Nov 22 - at Purdue, TBA
Nov 29 - vs. Illinois, TBA

Illinois Fighting Illini
4th Qtr 6:331234Score
Minnesota0321024
Illinois1407728
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Team Leaders
Receptions M. Dudek 37
Rec Yds M. Dudek 598
Rush Att J. Ferguson 87
Rush Yds J. Ferguson 470
Points J. Ferguson 42
Team News
Minnesota (6-1) at Illinois (3-4)
NCAA Game Summary - Illinois at Wisconsin
NCAA Game Summary - Purdue at Illinois
Purdue (2-3) at Illinois (3-2)
Abdullah, No. 21 Nebraska rout Illinois
NCAA Game Summary - Illinois at Nebraska
Illinois (3-1) at (21) Nebraska (4-0)
NCAA Game Summary - Texas State at Illinois
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Injuries
- Quarterback Wes Lunt (10/5, fibula) is expected to miss 4-6 weeks. *Tackle Scott McDowell (10/25, undisclosed) is questionable for Saturday's game against Minnesota. Defensive tackle Teko Powell (10/7, undisclosed) is out indefinitely. *Defensive end Paul James III (10/25, undisclosed) is questionable for Saturday's game against Minnesota. *Long snapper Zach Hirth (10/25, undisclosed) is questionable for Saturday's game against Minnesota. Linebacker Mike Svetina (8/8, foot ) is out indefinitely.
Big Ten Standings (Conference Record)
School W L PF PA Pct.
East
Michigan State 3 0 128 70 1.00
Ohio State 2 0 108 41 1.00
Maryland 2 1 99 98 .667
Rutgers 1 2 53 93 .333
Penn State 1 2 32 57 .333
Michigan 1 2 56 69 .333
Indiana 0 3 61 138 .000
West
Minnesota 3 0 93 69 1.00
Nebraska 2 1 105 58 .667
Iowa 2 1 100 77 .667
Northwestern 2 2 83 82 .500
Wisconsin 1 1 52 48 .500
Purdue 1 3 117 135 .250
Illinois 0 3 69 121 .000

2013 Results 2014 Results/Schedule
Aug 31 - W vs. Southern Ill, 42-34
Sep 7 - W vs. Cincinnati, 45-17
Sep 14 - L vs. Washington, 24-34
Sep 28 - W vs. Miami-Ohio, 50-14
Oct 5 - L at Nebraska, 19-39
Oct 19 - L vs. Wisconsin, 32-56
Oct 26 - L vs. Michigan State, 3-42
Nov 2 - L at Penn State, 17-24 OT
Nov 9 - L at Indiana, 35-52
Nov 16 - L vs. Ohio State, 35-60
Nov 23 - W at Purdue, 20-16
Nov 30 - L vs. Northwestern, 34-37
Aug 30 - W vs. Youngstown St, 28-17
Sep 6 - W vs. Western Ky, 42-34
Sep 13 - L at Washington, 19-44
Sep 20 - W vs. Texas State, 42-35
Sep 27 - L at Nebraska, 14-45
Oct 4 - L vs. Purdue, 27-38
Oct 11 - L at Wisconsin, 28-38
Oct 18 - Open
Oct 25 - W vs. Minnesota, 28-24
Nov 1 - at Ohio State, 8:00 PM ET7:00 PM CT6:00 PM MT5:00 PM PT1:00 AM GMT
Nov 8 - Open
Nov 15 - vs. Iowa, TBA
Nov 22 - vs. Penn State, TBA
Nov 29 - at Northwestern, TBA