Penn State 14, Houston 30

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter - 13:08
  TD   Houston 7 - Penn State 0
Patrick Edwards 40 yd. pass from Case Keenum (Matt Hogan kick)
1st Quarter - 9:12
  FG   Houston 10 - Penn State 0
Matt Hogan 35 yd. field goal
1st Quarter - 2:35
  TD   Houston 17 - Penn State 0
Justin Johnson 8 yd. pass from Case Keenum (Matt Hogan kick)
2nd Quarter - 5:57
  TD   Houston 17 - Penn State 7
Stephfon Green 6 yd. run (Anthony Fera kick)
2nd Quarter - 1:43
  TD   Houston 24 - Penn State 7
Patrick Edwards 75 yd. pass from Case Keenum (Matt Hogan kick)
3rd Quarter - 4:21
  FG   Houston 27 - Penn State 7
Matt Hogan 38 yd. field goal
3rd Quarter - 2:38
  TD   Houston 27 - Penn State 14
Justin Brown 69 yd. pass from Rob Bolden (Anthony Fera kick)
4th Quarter - 14:52
  FG   Houston 30 - Penn State 14
Matt Hogan 22 yd. field goal

Team Stats

  Penn State Houston
Score 14 30
First downs 14 25
3rd Down Efficiency 6-for-18 (33%) 6-for-17 (35%)
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-1 (0%) 0-for-1 (0%)
Total Yards 306 600
Rushing
    Rushes-Net Yards 44-169 16-68
    Average Per Rush 3.8 4.3
Passing
    Comp-Att 7-27 45-69
    Passing Yards 137 532
    Average Per Pass Play 5.1 7.7
Penalties-Yards 6-55 6-55
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 0-0
Interceptions Thrown 3 0
Time of Possession 32:11 27:49

Player Stats

Nittany Lions
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
R. Bolden 7/26 137 1 3
B. Belton 0/1 0 0 0
Cougars
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
C. Keenum 45/69 532 3 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD
S. Green 15 63 1
S. Redd Jr. 14 53 0
B. Belton 6 38 0
R. Bolden 6 16 0
D. Smith 2 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD
C. Sims 6 39 0
M. Hayes 2 20 0
C. Keenum 7 10 0
Receiving
  REC YDS TD
J. Brown 1 69 1
D. Smith 2 49 0
K. Haplea 1 12 0
S. Green 2 6 0
J. Suhey 1 1 0
Receiving
  REC YDS TD
P. Edwards 10 228 2
J. Johnson 12 148 1
R. Williams 6 58 0
T. Carrier 9 44 0
C. Sims 5 30 0
E. Smith 2 13 0
M. Hayes 1 11 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
No interceptions
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
P. Steward 1 11 0
N. Saenz 2 2 0
Punting
  NO. YDS LNG
A. Fera 9 374 55
Punting
  NO. YDS LNG
R. Leone 6 255 58
Kickoff Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
C. Powell 4 81 28
A. Amos 2 36 22
Kickoff Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
T. Carrier 2 61 39
M. Hayes 1 13 13
Punt Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
J. Brown 1 26 26
D. Moye 1 21 21
D. Astorino 1 0 0
Punt Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
P. Edwards 1 6 6
D. Payne 1 0 0

Game Info

Date - Monday, January 2 2012 12:00PM
Location - Cotton Bowl Stadium
Attendance - 46817

NCAAF Bowl Boxscores

Penn State (23)
Houston (17)
14
30
Michigan State (13)
Georgia (18)
33
30
Nebraska (20)
South Carolina (9)
13
30
Florida 
Ohio State 
24
17
Wisconsin (8)
Oregon (5)
38
45
Stanford (4)
Oklahoma State (3)
38
41
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