Northwestern 22, Illinois 41

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Summary

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter - 5:38
  TD   Illinois 7 - Northwestern 0
Juice Williams 1 yd. run (Jason Reda kick)
1st Quarter - 10:36
  TD   Illinois 14 - Northwestern 0
Rashard Mendenhall 3 yd. run (Jason Reda kick)
2nd Quarter - 2:35
  TD   Illinois 14 - Northwestern 7
Tyrell Sutton 1 yd. run (Amado Villarreal kick)
2nd Quarter - 4:12
  TD   Illinois 21 - Northwestern 7
Juice Williams 1 yd. run (Jason Reda kick)
3rd Quarter - 2:10
  TD   Illinois 21 - Northwestern 14
Jeff Yarbrough 2 yd. pass from C.J. Bacher (Amado Villarreal kick)
3rd Quarter - 5:23
  TD   Illinois 28 - Northwestern 14
Rashard Mendenhall 8 yd. run (Jason Reda kick)
3rd Quarter - 12:52
  TD   Illinois 35 - Northwestern 14
Jeff Cumberland 42 yd. pass from Juice Williams (Jason Reda kick)
4th Quarter - 4:37
  FG   Illinois 38 - Northwestern 14
Jason Reda 49 yd. field goal
4th Quarter - 6:15
  TD   Illinois 38 - Northwestern 22
Kim Thompson 18 yd. pass from C.J. Bacher (Ross Lane pass from C.J. Bacher)
4th Quarter - 9:35
  FG   Illinois 41 - Northwestern 22
Jason Reda 27 yd. field goal

Team Stats

  Northwestern Illinois
Score 22 41
First downs 21 32
3rd Down Efficiency 2-for-10 (20%) 8-for-14 (57%)
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-2 (0%) 0-for-0 (0%)
Total Yards 379 541
Rushing
    Rushes-Net Yards 18-69 65-321
    Average Per Rush 3.8 4.9
Passing
    Comp-Att 29-49 15-22
    Passing Yards 310 220
    Average Per Pass Play 6.3 10.0
Penalties-Yards 9-79 4-35
Fumbles-Lost 0-0 2-1
Interceptions Thrown 2 1
Time of Possession 21:30 38:30

Player Stats

Northwestern (6 - 6)
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
C.J. Bacher 29/49 310 2 2
Illinois (9 - 3)
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
Juice Williams 15/22 220 1 1
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD
Tyrell Sutton 13 71 1
Brandon Roberson 2 9 0
Eric Peterman 1 1 0
C.J. Bacher 2 -12 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD
Juice Williams 23 136 2
Rashard Mendenhall 27 124 2
Arrelious Benn 3 23 0
Brian Gamble 3 21 0
Jeff Cumberland 1 18 0
Justin Ijei 3 6 0
Eddie McGee 1 0 0
Daniel Dufrene 4 -7 0
Receiving
  REC YDS TD
Eric Peterman 10 120 0
Tyrell Sutton 7 68 0
Rasheed Ward 5 57 0
Kim Thompson 5 52 1
Tonjua Jones 1 11 0
Jeff Yarbrough 1 2 1
Receiving
  REC YDS TD
Jeff Cumberland 4 131 1
Rashard Mendenhall 3 29 0
Michael Hoomanawanui 1 20 0
Arrelious Benn 2 16 0
Jacob Willis 1 11 0
Brian Gamble 2 10 0
Rahkeem Smith 1 8 0
Eddie McGee 1 -5 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
Justan Vaughn 1 6 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
Kevin Mitchell 1 1 0
Antonio Steele 1 0 0
Punting
  NO. YDS LNG
Stefan Demos 5 245 56
Punting
  NO. YDS LNG
Anthony Santella 3 126 52
Kickoff Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
Sherrick McManis 7 172 15
Kickoff Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
Jacob Willis 1 10 10
Walter Mendenhall 1 6 6
Brit Miller 1 0 0
Punt Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
Eric Peterman 2 16 14
Punt Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
DaJuan Warren 1 1 1

Game Info

Date - Saturday, November 17 2007 12:00PM
Location - Memorial Stadium
Attendance - 54116

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