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NCAA Boxscore - Minnesota at Northwestern

Team 1 2 3 4Score
Minnesota077620
Northwestern7001017


Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
Northwestern Touchdown - 3-yard run by Stephen Buckley.   (Jeff Budzien extra point is good.). 1:53 Time Remaining.
2nd Quarter
Minnesota Touchdown - 29-yard pass from Philip Nelson to Derrick Engel.   (Chris Hawthorne extra point is good.). 6:48 Time Remaining.
3rd Quarter
Minnesota Touchdown - 24-yard interception return by James Manuel.   (Chris Hawthorne extra point is good.). 1:22 Time Remaining.
4th Quarter
Minnesota Field Goal - 34-yarder by Chris Hawthorne.  14:55 Time Remaining.
Northwestern Field Goal - 35-yarder by Jeff Budzien.  11:09 Time Remaining.
Minnesota Field Goal - 38-yarder by Chris Hawthorne.  5:24 Time Remaining.
Northwestern Touchdown - 10-yard pass from Trevor Siemian to Tony Jones.   (Jeff Budzien extra point is good.). 2:07 Time Remaining.

Officials
Referee: Don CapronUmpire:Jim Shaw
Line Judge: Brian BolingerSide Judge:Craig Jeffreys
Head Linesman: Jim RyanBack Judge:Jack Lyman
Field Judge: Al Terry 
Attendance/Time
Attendance: 36587Time:3:07

Final Team Statistics
 MinnesotaNorthwestern
TOTAL FIRST DOWNS1620
By Rushing106
By Passing612
By Penalty02
THIRD DOWN EFFICIENCY4-13-31.06-16-38.0
FOURTH DOWN EFFICIENCY0-0-02-2-100
TOTAL NET YARDS299328
Total Off. Plays (inc. times thrown passing)6372
Avg. gain per offensive play4.74.6
NET YARDS RUSHING17694
Total Rushing Plays4926
Avg. gain per rushing play3.63.6
NET YARDS PASSING123234
Times Thrown - yards lost attempting to pass3-243-13
PASS ATTEMPTS-COMPLETIONS-HAD INTERCEPTED14-9-046-25-2
Avg. gain per pass play (inc. # thrown passing)8.85.1
PUNTS Number and average7-44.76-35.5
TOTAL RETURN YARDAGE (Not including kickoffs)3916
No. and Yards Punt Returns2-82-16
No. and Yards Kickoff Returns1-221-23
No. and Yards Interception Returns2-310-0
PENALTIES No. and Yards9-895-40
FUMBLES No. and Lost1-01-1
TOUCHDOWNS22
Rushing01
Passing11
EXTRA POINTS Made-Attempts2-22-2
FIELD GOALS Made-Attempts2-31-1
SAFETIES00
FINAL SCORE2017
TIME OF POSSESSION35:15 24:45

Final Individual Statistics
MinnesotaNorthwestern
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
D.Cobb 201035.2240
M.Leidner 7273.9100
P.Nelson 9262.970
D.Kirkwood 10262.690
J.Harbison 1-2-2.000
TEAM 2-4-2.000
Total491763.6240
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
S.Buckley 9586.4331
T.Green 9343.8100
T.Jones 11111.0110
M.Trumpy 341.370
T.Siemian 4-13-3.300
      
Total26943.6331
PASSINGATTCPYDSSKTDLGIN
P.Nelson 11811211290
M.Leidner 311120110
Total14912331290
PASSINGATTCPYDSSKTDLGIN
T.Siemian 462523431242
        
Total462523431242
RECEIVINGNOYDSAVGLGTD
D.Engel 24221.0291
D.Wolitarsky 22814.0170
M.Henry 22110.5140
D.Cobb 12121.0210
I.Fruechte 188.080
D.Kirkwood 133.030
      
      
Total912313.7291
RECEIVINGNOYDSAVGLGTD
T.Jones 88410.5241
C.Jones 55310.6130
M.Trumpy 4256.3140
D.Vitale 3134.360
C.Dickerson 22814.0240
R.Lawrence 11616.0160
T.Green 188.080
K.Prater 177.070
Total252349.4241
INTERCEPTIONSATTYDSLGTD
J.Manuel 124241
R.Hageman 1770
Total231241
INTERCEPTIONSATTYDSLGTD
None
     
Total0000
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGIN20LG
P.Mortell 731344.7257
Total731344.7257
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGIN20LG
B.Williams 621335.5345
Total621335.5345
PUNT RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
D.Engel 28100
Total28100
PUNT RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
T.Jones 216130
Total216130
KICKOFF RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
A.Johnson 122220
Total122220
KICKOFF RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
M.Harris 123230
Total123230
KICKINGFGPCTLGXPPTS
C.Hawthorne 2/366.7382/28
Total2/366.7382/28
KICKINGFGPCTLGXPPTS
J.Budzien 1/1100.0352/25
Total1/1100.0352/25

Minnesota
FUMBLESFUMLOST
D.Cobb 10
Total10
Northwestern
FUMBLESFUMLOST
T.Siemian 11
Total11


Minnesota Golden Gophers
TBA1234Score
(3) TCUW-L: 0-00
MinnesotaW-L: 0-00
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Injuries
- Season complete.
Big Ten Standings (Conference Record)
School W L PF PA Pct.

2014 Results 2015 Results/Schedule
Aug 28 - W vs. Eastern Ill, 42-20
Sep 6 - W vs. Middle Tennessee, 35-24
Sep 13 - L at TCU, 7-30
Sep 20 - W vs. San Jose St, 24-7
Sep 27 - W at Michigan, 30-14
Oct 11 - W vs. Northwestern, 24-17
Oct 18 - W vs. Purdue, 39-38
Oct 25 - L at Illinois, 24-28
Nov 8 - W vs. Iowa, 51-14
Nov 15 - L vs. Ohio State, 24-31
Nov 22 - W at Nebraska, 28-24
Nov 29 - L at Wisconsin, 24-34
Jan 1 - L vs. Missouri, 17-33
Sep 3 - vs. TCU, TBA
Sep 12 - at Colorado State, TBA
Sep 19 - vs. Kent State, TBA
Sep 26 - vs. Ohio U, TBA
Oct 3 - at Northwestern, TBA
Oct 10 - at Purdue, TBA
Oct 17 - vs. Nebraska, TBA
Oct 24 - Open
Oct 31 - vs. Michigan, TBA
Nov 7 - at Ohio State, TBA
Nov 14 - at Iowa, TBA
Nov 21 - vs. Illinois, TBA
Nov 28 - vs. Wisconsin, TBA

Northwestern Wildcats
TBA1234Score
StanfordW-L: 0-00
NorthwesternW-L: 0-00
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Team News
NCAA Game Summary - Illinois at Northwestern
Illinois (5-6) at Northwestern (5-6)
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Northwestern (4-6) at Purdue (3-7)
Northwestern rallies past ND in overtime
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Injuries
- Season complete.
Big Ten Standings (Conference Record)
School W L PF PA Pct.

2014 Results 2015 Results/Schedule
Aug 30 - L vs. California, 24-31
Sep 6 - L vs. Northern Ill, 15-23
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
Nov 1 - L at Iowa, 7-48
Nov 8 - L vs. Michigan, 9-10
Nov 15 - W at Notre Dame, 43-40 OT
Nov 22 - W at Purdue, 38-14
Nov 29 - L vs. Illinois, 33-47
Sep 5 - vs. Stanford, TBA
Sep 12 - vs. Eastern Ill, TBA
Sep 19 - at Duke, TBA
Sep 26 - vs. Ball State, TBA
Oct 3 - vs. Minnesota, TBA
Oct 10 - at Michigan, TBA
Oct 17 - vs. Iowa, TBA
Oct 24 - at Nebraska, TBA
Oct 31 - Open
Nov 7 - vs. Penn State, TBA
Nov 14 - vs. Purdue, TBA
Nov 21 - at Wisconsin, TBA
Nov 28 - at Illinois, TBA