Penn State 34, Northwestern 24

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter - 12:17
  TD   Northwestern 7 - Penn State 0
Dan Persa 1 yd. run (Jeff Budzien kick)
1st Quarter - 8:44
  TD   Northwestern 7 - Penn State 7
Justin Brown 4 yd. pass from Matthew McGloin (Anthony Fera kick)
1st Quarter - 5:51
  TD   Northwestern 7 - Penn State 14
Devon Smith 45 yd. pass from Matthew McGloin (Anthony Fera kick)
1st Quarter - 1:54
  TD   Northwestern 14 - Penn State 14
Kain Colter 12 yd. pass from Dan Persa (Jeff Budzien kick)
2nd Quarter - 12:26
  FG   Northwestern 14 - Penn State 17
Anthony Fera 37 yd. field goal
2nd Quarter - 8:43
  TD   Northwestern 21 - Penn State 17
Kain Colter 4 yd. run (Jeff Budzien kick)
2nd Quarter - 4:01
  FG   Northwestern 21 - Penn State 20
Anthony Fera 33 yd. field goal
2nd Quarter - 0:46
  FG   Northwestern 24 - Penn State 20
Jeff Budzien 25 yd. field goal
2nd Quarter - 0:06
  TD   Northwestern 24 - Penn State 27
Stephfon Green 1 yd. run (Anthony Fera kick)
3rd Quarter - 11:39
  TD   Northwestern 24 - Penn State 34
Silas Redd Jr. 19 yd. run (Anthony Fera kick)

Team Stats

  Penn State Northwestern
Score 34 24
First downs 20 23
3rd Down Efficiency 5-for-13 (38%) 7-for-15 (47%)
4th Down Efficiency 1-for-1 (100%) 1-for-2 (50%)
Total Yards 381 406
Rushing
    Rushes-Net Yards 38-189 37-94
    Average Per Rush 5.0 2.5
Passing
    Comp-Att 17-27 28-39
    Passing Yards 192 312
    Average Per Pass Play 7.1 8.0
Penalties-Yards 4-38 3-20
Fumbles-Lost 3-1 0-0
Interceptions Thrown 0 1
Time of Possession 27:36 32:24

Player Stats

Nittany Lions
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
M. McGloin 17/26 192 2 0
Wildcats
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
D. Persa 26/34 294 1 1
K. Colter 2/2 18 0 0
T. Siemian 0/3 0 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD
S. Redd Jr. 18 164 1
S. Green 9 33 1
M. Zordich 1 2 0
C. Dukes 2 1 0
M. McGloin 7 -9 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD
K. Colter 9 51 1
J. Schmidt 6 25 0
T. Green 8 11 0
D. Persa 10 9 1
J. Ebert 1 6 0
C. Brown 1 -1 0
T. Siemian 1 -6 0
Receiving
  REC YDS TD
D. Smith 6 110 1
J. Brown 3 32 1
C. Drake 1 11 0
S. Green 2 10 0
B. Moseby-Felder 1 9 0
A. Szczerba 2 8 0
M. Zordich 1 7 0
S. Redd Jr. 1 5 0
Receiving
  REC YDS TD
J. Ebert 5 109 0
K. Colter 6 43 1
D. Dunsmore 3 38 0
C. Brown 1 27 0
D. Fields 2 26 0
J. Schmidt 3 22 0
C. Jones 3 20 0
T. Green 3 16 0
R. Lawrence 2 11 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
G. Hodges 1 63 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
No interceptions
Punting
  NO. YDS LNG
A. Fera 2 82 43
A. Butterworth 2 76 54
Punting
  NO. YDS LNG
B. Williams 5 188 46
Kickoff Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
C. Powell 4 114 54
A. Amos 1 26 26
Kickoff Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
V. Mark 3 50 23
J. Schmidt 1 21 21
Punt Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
J. Brown 1 0 0
Punt Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
No punt returns

Game Info

Date - Saturday, October 22 2011 7:00PM
Location - Ryan Field
Attendance - 40004

Big Ten Boxscores

Indiana 
Iowa 
24
45
Illinois 
Purdue 
14
21
Nebraska (19)
Minnesota 
41
14
Penn State (22)
Northwestern 
34
24
Wisconsin (12)
Michigan State (9)
31
37
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