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NCAA Boxscore - Michigan State at Northwestern

Team 1 2 3 4Score
Michigan State3147731
Northwestern037717


Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
Michigan State Field Goal - 25-yarder by Dan Conroy.  4:00 Time Remaining.
2nd Quarter
Northwestern Field Goal - 34-yarder by Jeff Budzien.  14:03 Time Remaining.
Michigan State Touchdown - 7-yard run by LeVeon Bell.   (Dan Conroy extra point is good.). 1:40 Time Remaining.
Michigan State Touchdown - 57-yard punt return by Keshawn Martin.   (Dan Conroy extra point is good.). 0:34 Time Remaining.
3rd Quarter
Northwestern Touchdown - 2-yard pass from Dan Persa to Jeremy Ebert.   (Jeff Budzien extra point is good.). 13:02 Time Remaining.
Michigan State Touchdown - 33-yard pass from Kirk Cousins to B.J. Cunningham.   (Dan Conroy extra point is good.). 7:35 Time Remaining.
4th Quarter
Northwestern Touchdown - 12-yard pass from Dan Persa to Demetrius Fields.   (Jeff Budzien extra point is good.). 13:57 Time Remaining.
Michigan State Touchdown - 29-yard pass from Kirk Cousins to B.J. Cunningham.   (Dan Conroy extra point is good.). 5:17 Time Remaining.

Officials
Referee: Dan CapronUmpire:Bryan Neale
Line Judge: Tom KrispinskySide Judge:Ed Rohan
Head Linesman: Jim RyanBack Judge:Robert Smith
Field Judge: Al Terry 
Attendance/Time
Attendance: 32172Time:3:02

Final Team Statistics
 Michigan StateNorthwestern
TOTAL FIRST DOWNS2021
By Rushing910
By Passing98
By Penalty23
THIRD DOWN EFFICIENCY8-13-62.07-17-41.0
FOURTH DOWN EFFICIENCY0-0-04-5-80
TOTAL NET YARDS380370
Total Off. Plays (inc. times thrown passing)5675
Avg. gain per offensive play6.84.9
NET YARDS RUSHING166117
Total Rushing Plays3641
Avg. gain per rushing play4.62.9
NET YARDS PASSING214253
Times Thrown - yards lost attempting to pass0-06-31
PASS ATTEMPTS-COMPLETIONS-HAD INTERCEPTED20-14-134-24-0
Avg. gain per pass play (inc. # thrown passing)10.77.4
PUNTS Number and average4-39.04-44.2
TOTAL RETURN YARDAGE (Not including kickoffs)570
No. and Yards Punt Returns1-570-0
No. and Yards Kickoff Returns4-795-88
No. and Yards Interception Returns0-01-0
PENALTIES No. and Yards8-666-70
FUMBLES No. and Lost1-02-1
TOUCHDOWNS42
Rushing10
Passing22
EXTRA POINTS Made-Attempts4-42-2
FIELD GOALS Made-Attempts1-11-1
SAFETIES00
FINAL SCORE3117
TIME OF POSSESSION29:10 30:18

Final Individual Statistics
Michigan StateNorthwestern
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
L.Bell 16865.4201
E.Baker 15473.1120
K.Cousins 4256.3210
K.Martin 188.080
      
      
      
Total361664.6211
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
J.Schmidt 14392.860
T.Green 7324.6130
V.Mark 22010.0170
K.Colter 4184.5100
T.Siemian 11414.0140
TEAM 1-1-1.000
D.Persa 12-5-0.4130
Total411172.9170
PASSINGATTCPYDSSKTDLGIN
K.Cousins 201421402461
        
Total201421402461
PASSINGATTCPYDSSKTDLGIN
D.Persa 322324562690
T.Siemian 2180080
Total342425362690
RECEIVINGNOYDSAVGLGTD
B.Cunningham 612020.0332
B.Linthicum 33110.3150
L.Bell 362.090
K.Martin 25728.5460
      
      
      
Total1421415.3462
RECEIVINGNOYDSAVGLGTD
J.Ebert 7395.6191
K.Colter 6447.3150
D.Fields 4369.0121
C.Jones 3206.780
R.Lawrence 23718.5310
D.Dunsmore 16969.0690
J.Schmidt 188.080
Total2425310.5692
INTERCEPTIONSATTYDSLGTD
None
Total0000
INTERCEPTIONSATTYDSLGTD
J.Matthews 1000
Total1000
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGIN20LG
M.Sadler 415639.0244
Total415639.0244
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGIN20LG
B.Williams 417744.3257
Total417744.3257
PUNT RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
K.Martin 157571
Total157571
PUNT RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
None
Total0000
KICKOFF RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
N.Hill 364290
T.Hammock 115150
Total479290
KICKOFF RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
V.Mark 478310
T.Vernon 110100
Total588310
KICKINGFGPCTLGXPPTS
D.Conroy 1/1100.0254/47
Total1/1100.0254/47
KICKINGFGPCTLGXPPTS
J.Budzien 1/1100.0342/25
Total1/1100.0342/25

Michigan State
FUMBLESFUMLOST
K.Cousins 10
Total10
Northwestern
FUMBLESFUMLOST
D.Persa 10
T.Green 11
Total21