Boxscore
Arizona State 41, Northern Arizona 20
Saturday, September 11, 2010 10:00 PM
Location - Sun Devil Stadium
Attendance - 49043

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Northern Arizona 3 7 10 0 20
Arizona State 7 10 10 14 41

Recap

Steven Threet threw three touchdown passes and Arizona State pulled away late to post a 41-20 victory over Northern Arizona on Saturday.

Threet completed 33-of-50 passes for 391 yards for the three scores and two interceptions.

Northern Arizona (1-1) pulled within 27-20 on a 35-yard touchdown pass from Michael Herrick to Khalil Paden with two minutes left in the third quarter, but the Sun Devils owned the fourth and held on for the win.

The Sun Devils (2-0) made it 34-20 when Threet hit Mike Willie for a 6-yard touchdown with 12:29 to play. Jamal Miles added a 1-yard TD run about four minutes later to cap the scoring.

The Lumberjacks took a 3-0 lead in the first quarter on a 21-yard field goal by Matt Myers. Threet responded with a pair of first-half touchdown passes, one in each quarter, to put Arizona State up 17-10 at the half.

Neither team was able to get much going on the ground as Northern Arizona picked up 69 yards rushing to 66 for Arizona State.

Zach Bauman rushed for 56 yards and a TD for the Lumberjacks on 22 carries.
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 9:33
Northern Arizona   FG  Arizona State 0 - Northern Arizona 3
1st Quarter - 6:32
Arizona State   TD  Arizona State 7 - Northern Arizona 3
2nd Quarter - 14:41
Arizona State   TD  Arizona State 14 - Northern Arizona 3
2nd Quarter - 6:12
Northern Arizona   TD  Arizona State 14 - Northern Arizona 10
2nd Quarter - 1:24
Arizona State   FG  Arizona State 17 - Northern Arizona 10
3rd Quarter - 9:14
Northern Arizona   FG  Arizona State 17 - Northern Arizona 13
3rd Quarter - 5:49
Arizona State   FG  Arizona State 20 - Northern Arizona 13
3rd Quarter - 3:37
Arizona State   TD  Arizona State 27 - Northern Arizona 13
3rd Quarter - 0:21
Northern Arizona   TD  Arizona State 27 - Northern Arizona 20
4th Quarter - 12:22
Arizona State   TD  Arizona State 34 - Northern Arizona 20
4th Quarter - 8:38
Arizona State   TD  Arizona State 41 - Northern Arizona 20
TEAMS

Team Records

  Northern Arizona Arizona State
W/L 0 - 1 - 0 2 - 0 - 0
Conference 0 - 0 - 0

Team Stats

  Northern Arizona Arizona State
Score 20 41
First Downs 13 21
3rd Down Efficiency 2-for-14
14%
7-for-18
39%
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-0
0%
2-for-3
67%
Total Yards 238 450
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 34-69 29-56
Average/Rush 2.0 1.9
Passing
Comp-Att 15-28 34-52
Passing Yards 169 394
Average/Pass Play 5.8 7.4
Penalties-Yards 8-65 13-131
Fumbles-Lost 0-0 0-0
Interceptions Thrown 1 2
Time of Possession 32:46 27:14

PLAYER STATS

Northern Arizona (0 - 1)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
No Passing
Arizona State (2 - 0)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
S. Threet 33/49 391 3 2
B. Osweiler 1/3 3 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
No Rushing
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
C. Marshall 10 28 2.8 1
J. Miles 4 15 3.8 1
J. Morrison 5 12 2.4 0
B. Osweiler 3 10 3.3 0
D. Lewis 4 5 1.2 0
K. Middlebrooks 1 -5 -5.0 0
S. Threet 2 -9 -4.5 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
No receiving
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
M. Willie 8 114 14.2 1
T. Simpson 3 79 26.3 0
A. Pflugrad 8 77 9.6 0
K. Taylor 6 72 12.0 1
C. Marshall 2 25 12.5 0
J. Miles 4 19 4.8 1
D. Lewis 1 4 4.0 0
J. Morrison 1 3 3.0 0
G. Gerhart 1 1 1.0 0
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