Minnesota 48, Northwestern 49

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Summary

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter - 6:25
  TD   Northwestern 7 - Minnesota 0
Brandon Roberson 1 yd. run (Amado Villarreal kick)
2nd Quarter - 0:02
  TD   Northwestern 7 - Minnesota 7
Ernest Wheelwright 26 yd. pass from Adam Weber (Joel Monroe kick)
2nd Quarter - 1:23
  TD   Northwestern 14 - Minnesota 7
Tonjua Jones 28 yd. pass from C.J. Bacher (Amado Villarreal kick)
2nd Quarter - 2:50
  TD   Northwestern 14 - Minnesota 14
Amir Pinnix 9 yd. run (Joel Monroe kick)
2nd Quarter - 6:57
  TD   Northwestern 14 - Minnesota 21
Marcus Sherels 21 yd. pass from Adam Weber (Joel Monroe kick)
3rd Quarter - 1:33
  TD   Northwestern 21 - Minnesota 21
Ross Lane 8 yd. pass from C.J. Bacher (Amado Villarreal kick)
3rd Quarter - 6:18
  TD   Northwestern 21 - Minnesota 28
Ernest Wheelwright 28 yd. pass from Adam Weber (Joel Monroe kick)
3rd Quarter - 14:20
  TD   Northwestern 21 - Minnesota 35
Eric Decker 20 yd. pass from Adam Weber (Joel Monroe kick)
4th Quarter - 0:08
  TD   Northwestern 28 - Minnesota 35
Eric Peterman 4 yd. pass from C.J. Bacher (Amado Villarreal kick)
4th Quarter - 10:31
  TD   Northwestern 35 - Minnesota 35
C.J. Bacher 6 yd. run (Amado Villarreal kick)
OT - 15:00
  TD   Northwestern 35 - Minnesota 42
Ernest Wheelwright 21 yd. pass from Adam Weber (Joel Monroe kick)
OT - 15:00
  TD   Northwestern 42 - Minnesota 42
Ross Lane 5 yd. pass from C.J. Bacher (Amado Villarreal kick)
OT - 15:00
  TD   Northwestern 49 - Minnesota 42
Brandon Roberson 6 yd. run (Amado Villarreal kick)
OT - 15:00
  TD   Northwestern 49 - Minnesota 48
Adam Weber 3 yd. run (pass failed)

Team Stats

  Minnesota Northwestern
Score 48 49
First downs 26 28
3rd Down Efficiency 8-for-16 (50%) 7-for-19 (37%)
4th Down Efficiency 1-for-2 (50%) 3-for-3 (100%)
Total Yards 580 589
Rushing
    Rushes-Net Yards 44-239 28-119
    Average Per Rush 5.4 4.3
Passing
    Comp-Att 25-38 41-59
    Passing Yards 341 470
    Average Per Pass Play 9.0 8.0
Penalties-Yards 7-51 2-15
Fumbles-Lost 3-0 2-1
Interceptions Thrown 2 0
Time of Possession 27:57 32:03

Player Stats

Minnesota (1 - 6)
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
Adam Weber 25/38 341 5 2
Northwestern (4 - 3)
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
C.J. Bacher 41/58 470 4 0
Eric Peterman 0/1 0 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD
Jay Thomas 22 100 0
Adam Weber 13 89 1
Amir Pinnix 4 56 1
Ralph Spry 1 5 0
Justin Valentine 2 4 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD
Omar Conteh 14 81 0
C.J. Bacher 7 21 1
Brandon Roberson 4 16 2
Jeff Yarbrough 1 2 0
Eric Peterman 1 1 0
Rasheed Ward 1 -2 0
Receiving
  REC YDS TD
Ernest Wheelwright 7 116 3
Tray Herndon 3 78 0
Eric Decker 5 44 1
Jack Simmons 2 43 0
Ralph Spry 5 23 0
Marcus Sherels 1 21 1
Nick Tow-Arnett 1 9 0
Jay Thomas 1 7 0
Receiving
  REC YDS TD
Eric Peterman 12 114 1
Ross Lane 9 108 2
Omar Conteh 6 68 0
Kim Thompson 5 60 0
Brandon Roberson 1 47 0
Tonjua Jones 1 28 1
Rasheed Ward 2 18 0
Drake Dunsmore 2 16 0
Jeff Yarbrough 2 7 0
Mark Woodsum 1 4 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
No interceptions
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
Malcolm Arrington 1 27 0
Corey Wootton 1 0 0
Punting
  NO. YDS LNG
Justin Kucek 4 201 56
Punting
  NO. YDS LNG
Stefan Demos 5 219 48
Kickoff Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
Marcus Sherels 3 74 35
Kickoff Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
Sherrick McManis 5 105 23
Punt Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
Eric Decker 3 25 16
Punt Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
Rasheed Ward 1 11 11

Game Info

Date - Saturday, October 13 2007 12:00PM
Location - Ryan Field
Attendance - 23314

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