Purdue 45, Minnesota 31

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Summary

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter - 1:14
  FG   Minnesota 3 - Purdue 0
Joel Monroe 34 yd. field goal
1st Quarter - 2:25
  FG   Minnesota 3 - Purdue 3
Chris Summers 24 yd. field goal
1st Quarter - 4:46
  TD   Minnesota 3 - Purdue 10
Kory Sheets 16 yd. pass from Curtis Painter (Chris Summers kick)
1st Quarter - 14:46
  TD   Minnesota 3 - Purdue 17
Desmond Tardy 95 yd. kickoff return (Chris Summers kick)
2nd Quarter - 14:51
  TD   Minnesota 3 - Purdue 24
Cliff Avril 43 yd. interception return (Chris Summers kick)
3rd Quarter - 3:27
  TD   Minnesota 3 - Purdue 31
Kory Sheets 3 yd. run (Chris Summers kick)
3rd Quarter - 7:10
  TD   Minnesota 10 - Purdue 31
Jay Thomas 1 yd. run (Joel Monroe kick)
3rd Quarter - 9:37
  TD   Minnesota 10 - Purdue 38
Dorien Bryant 4 yd. pass from Curtis Painter (Chris Summers kick)
3rd Quarter - 13:18
  TD   Minnesota 17 - Purdue 38
Duane Bennett 4 yd. run (Joel Monroe kick)
4th Quarter - 8:50
  TD   Minnesota 24 - Purdue 38
Adam Weber 2 yd. run (Joel Monroe kick)
4th Quarter - 12:53
  TD   Minnesota 24 - Purdue 45
Dorien Bryant 16 yd. pass from Curtis Painter (Chris Summers kick)
4th Quarter - 14:09
  TD   Minnesota 31 - Purdue 45
Eric Decker 15 yd. pass from Adam Weber (Joel Monroe kick)

Team Stats

  Purdue Minnesota
Score 45 31
First downs 28 25
3rd Down Efficiency 6-for-13 (46%) 7-for-17 (41%)
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-1 (0%) 3-for-5 (60%)
Total Yards 504 469
Rushing
    Rushes-Net Yards 33-166 37-232
    Average Per Rush 5.0 6.3
Passing
    Comp-Att 33-48 23-44
    Passing Yards 338 237
    Average Per Pass Play 7.0 5.4
Penalties-Yards 6-46 2-15
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 3-3
Interceptions Thrown 1 1
Time of Possession 33:22 26:38

Player Stats

Purdue (4 - 0)
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
Curtis Painter 33/48 338 3 1
Minnesota (1 - 3)
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
Adam Weber 23/44 237 1 1
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD
Kory Sheets 21 111 1
Dan Dierking 7 41 0
Curtis Painter 2 20 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD
Duane Bennett 7 81 1
Adam Weber 20 63 1
Amir Pinnix 5 53 0
Jay Thomas 4 24 1
Ralph Spry 1 11 0
Receiving
  REC YDS TD
Dorien Bryant 12 150 2
Kory Sheets 7 60 1
Dustin Keller 4 38 0
Greg Orton 3 37 0
Selwyn Lymon 4 34 0
Jake Standeford 3 19 0
Receiving
  REC YDS TD
Ernest Wheelwright 5 81 0
Eric Decker 7 79 1
Ralph Spry 2 28 0
Mike Chambers 3 21 0
Jack Simmons 3 18 0
Jay Thomas 1 8 0
Tray Herndon 1 3 0
Amir Pinnix 1 -1 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
Cliff Avril 1 43 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
Kyle Theret 1 28 0
Punting
  NO. YDS LNG
Jared Armstrong 3 136 49
Punting
  NO. YDS LNG
Justin Kucek 3 155 61
Kickoff Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
Desmond Tardy 1 95 95
Dorien Bryant 4 77 33
Kickoff Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
Harold Howell 4 49 27
Jay Thomas 0 8 8
Punt Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
Dorien Bryant 1 7 7
Punt Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
Harold Howell 1 1 1

Game Info

Date - Saturday, September 22 2007 9:00PM
Location - Metrodome
Attendance - 47483

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