Northwestern 35, Illinois 38

Boxscore | Recap

Summary

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter - 2:28
  TD   Illinois 7 - Northwestern 0
A.J. Jenkins 14 yd. pass from Nathan Scheelhaase (Derek Dimke kick)
2nd Quarter - 12:31
  TD   Illinois 7 - Northwestern 7
Drake Dunsmore 6 yd. pass from Dan Persa (Jeff Budzien kick)
2nd Quarter - 2:08
  TD   Illinois 7 - Northwestern 14
Jeremy Ebert 3 yd. pass from Dan Persa (Jeff Budzien kick)
2nd Quarter - 0:00
  FG   Illinois 10 - Northwestern 14
Derek Dimke 49 yd. field goal
3rd Quarter - 11:42
  TD   Illinois 10 - Northwestern 21
Jeremy Ebert 39 yd. pass from Dan Persa (Jeff Budzien kick)
3rd Quarter - 7:11
  TD   Illinois 10 - Northwestern 28
Jeremy Ebert 4 yd. pass from Dan Persa (Jeff Budzien kick)
3rd Quarter - 3:51
  TD   Illinois 17 - Northwestern 28
A.J. Jenkins 33 yd. pass from Nathan Scheelhaase (Derek Dimke kick)
4th Quarter - 14:53
  TD   Illinois 23 - Northwestern 28
A.J. Jenkins 50 yd. pass from Nathan Scheelhaase (run failed)
4th Quarter - 6:53
  TD   Illinois 31 - Northwestern 28
Donovonn Young 1 yd. run (Spencer Harris pass from Nathan Scheelhaase)
4th Quarter - 1:15
  TD   Illinois 31 - Northwestern 35
Jacob Schmidt 6 yd. run (Jeff Budzien kick)
4th Quarter - 0:13
  TD   Illinois 38 - Northwestern 35
Nathan Scheelhaase 1 yd. run (Derek Dimke kick)

Team Stats

  Northwestern Illinois
Score 35 38
First downs 21 23
3rd Down Efficiency 5-for-13 (38%) 7-for-13 (54%)
4th Down Efficiency 1-for-2 (50%) 0-for-0 (0%)
Total Yards 329 473
Rushing
    Rushes-Net Yards 51-169 38-82
    Average Per Rush 3.3 2.2
Passing
    Comp-Att 12-16 21-32
    Passing Yards 160 391
    Average Per Pass Play 10.0 12.2
Penalties-Yards 4-48 8-70
Fumbles-Lost 1-1 2-2
Interceptions Thrown 0 1
Time of Possession 30:29 29:31

Player Stats

Northwestern (2 - 2)
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
Dan Persa 10/14 123 4 0
Kain Colter 2/2 37 0 0
Illinois (5 - 0)
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
Nathan Scheelhaase 21/32 391 3 1
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD
Treyvon Green 17 67 0
Mike Trumpy 12 63 0
Kain Colter 6 29 0
Jacob Schmidt 6 14 1
Adonis Smith 1 -1 0
Dan Persa 9 -3 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD
Nathan Scheelhaase 20 35 1
Donovonn Young 8 29 1
Jason Ford 7 9 0
Troy Pollard 3 9 0
Receiving
  REC YDS TD
Jeremy Ebert 5 76 3
Jacob Schmidt 3 40 0
Drake Dunsmore 3 26 1
Kain Colter 0 13 0
Demetrius Fields 1 5 0
Receiving
  REC YDS TD
A.J. Jenkins 12 268 3
Spencer Harris 6 63 0
Evan Wilson 1 36 0
Jason Ford 2 24 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
Brian Peters 1 0 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
No interceptions
Punting
  NO. YDS LNG
Brandon Williams 6 204 65
Punting
  NO. YDS LNG
Justin DuVernois 3 117 47
Ryan Lankford 1 27 27
Kickoff Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
Jacob Schmidt 2 27 16
Venric Mark 2 22 12
Kickoff Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
A.J. Jenkins 4 60 20
Troy Pollard 1 12 12
Terry Hawthorne 1 0 0
Punt Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
Venric Mark 1 28 28
Punt Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
No punt returns

Game Info

Date - Saturday, October 1 2011 12:00PM
Location - Memorial Stadium
Attendance - 53243

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