North Dakota State 37, Minnesota 24

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter - 8:39
  TD   Minnesota 7 - North Dakota State 0
Donnell Kirkwood 4 yd. run (Chris Hawthorne kick)
2nd Quarter - 14:57
  TD   Minnesota 7 - North Dakota State 7
1 yd. run
2nd Quarter - 7:30
  TD   Minnesota 7 - North Dakota State 14
3 yd. run
2nd Quarter - 2:11
  TD   Minnesota 14 - North Dakota State 14
Donnell Kirkwood 30 yd. run (Chris Hawthorne kick)
2nd Quarter - 0:24
  TD   Minnesota 14 - North Dakota State 21
2 yd. run
2nd Quarter - 0:00
  TD   Minnesota 14 - North Dakota State 28
52 yd. interception return
3rd Quarter - 6:25
  FG   Minnesota 14 - North Dakota State 31
3rd Quarter - 1:12
  FG   Minnesota 17 - North Dakota State 31
Chris Hawthorne 36 yd. field goal
4th Quarter - 9:05
  TD   Minnesota 24 - North Dakota State 31
Eric Lair 20 yd. pass from Max Shortell (Chris Hawthorne kick)
4th Quarter - 2:36
  TD   Minnesota 24 - North Dakota State 37
40 yd. interception return (kick failed)

Team Stats

  North Dakota State Minnesota
Score 37 24
First downs 17 18
3rd Down Efficiency 6-for-9 (67%) 9-for-14 (64%)
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-0 (0%) 1-for-3 (33%)
Total Yards 336 292
Rushing
    Rushes-Net Yards 28-139 41-168
    Average Per Rush 5.0 4.1
Passing
    Comp-Att 16-21 9-20
    Passing Yards 197 124
    Average Per Pass Play 9.4 6.2
Penalties-Yards 6-52 8-57
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 0-0
Interceptions Thrown 0 2
Time of Possession 31:21 28:39

Player Stats

Bison
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
No passing
Golden Gophers
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
M. Shortell 4/8 71 1 1
M. Gray 5/12 53 0 1
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD
No rushing
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD
D. Bennett 13 74 0
D. Kirkwood 10 70 2
M. Gray 13 23 0
D. Cobb 1 3 0
M. Shortell 4 -2 0
Receiving
  REC YDS TD
No receiving
Receiving
  REC YDS TD
E. Lair 2 41 1
D. McKnight 3 39 0
M. Jones 2 31 0
D. Bennett 1 9 0
M. Moulton 1 4 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
No interceptions
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
No interceptions
Punting
  NO. YDS LNG
No punting
Punting
  NO. YDS LNG
D. Orseske 1 48 48
Kickoff Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
No kickoff returns
Kickoff Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
D. Bennett 3 68 23
M. Moulton 2 51 36
Punt Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
No punt returns
Punt Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
No punt returns

Game Info

Date - Saturday, September 24 2011 7:00PM
Location - TCF Bank Stadium
Attendance - 48802

Big Ten Boxscores

Central Michigan 
Michigan State (23)
7
45
San Diego State 
Michigan (21)
7
28
Eastern Michigan 
Penn State 
6
34
UL Monroe 
Iowa 
17
45
South Dakota 
Wisconsin (7)
10
59
Western Michigan 
Illinois 
20
23
Colorado 
Ohio State 
17
37
Indiana 
North Texas 
21
24
North Dakota State 
Minnesota 
37
24
Nebraska (9)
Wyoming 
38
14
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