Northwestern 28, Penn State 39

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter - 3:41
  FG   Penn State 3 - Northwestern 0
Sam Ficken 21 yd. field goal
2nd Quarter - 9:34
  TD   Penn State 10 - Northwestern 0
Zach Zwinak 1 yd. run (Sam Ficken kick)
2nd Quarter - 6:23
  TD   Penn State 10 - Northwestern 7
Venric Mark 2 yd. run (Jeff Budzien kick)
2nd Quarter - 0:30
  TD   Penn State 10 - Northwestern 14
Tony Jones 11 yd. pass from Trevor Siemian (Jeff Budzien kick)
3rd Quarter - 7:17
  TD   Penn State 17 - Northwestern 14
Allen Robinson 8 yd. pass from Matthew McGloin (Sam Ficken kick)
3rd Quarter - 3:12
  TD   Penn State 17 - Northwestern 21
Kain Colter 10 yd. run (Jeff Budzien kick)
3rd Quarter - 0:50
  TD   Penn State 17 - Northwestern 28
Venric Mark 75 yd. punt return (Jeff Budzien kick)
4th Quarter - 9:49
  TD   Penn State 25 - Northwestern 28
Allen Robinson 6 yd. pass from Matthew McGloin (Michael Zordich run)
4th Quarter - 2:37
  TD   Penn State 32 - Northwestern 28
Matthew McGloin 5 yd. run (Sam Ficken kick)
4th Quarter - 1:30
  TD   Penn State 39 - Northwestern 28
Michael Zordich 3 yd. run (Sam Ficken kick)

Team Stats

  Northwestern Penn State
Score 28 39
First downs 14 30
3rd Down Efficiency 4-for-13 (31%) 10-for-22 (45%)
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-1 (0%) 5-for-6 (83%)
Total Yards 247 443
Rushing
    Rushes-Net Yards 25-112 48-161
    Average Per Rush 4.5 3.4
Passing
    Comp-Att 21-36 35-51
    Passing Yards 135 282
    Average Per Pass Play 3.8 5.5
Penalties-Yards 3-40 3-30
Fumbles-Lost 1-1 2-1
Interceptions Thrown 0 0
Time of Possession 20:43 39:17

Player Stats

Wildcats
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
T. Siemian 21/36 135 1 0
Nittany Lions
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
M. McGloin 35/51 282 2 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD
V. Mark 13 72 1
K. Colter 5 24 1
T. Siemian 4 14 0
M. Trumpy 3 2 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD
Z. Zwinak 28 121 1
M. Zordich 7 32 1
B. Belton 4 12 0
M. McGloin 7 -2 1
Receiving
  REC YDS TD
M. Trumpy 3 28 0
T. Jones 4 27 1
D. Fields 3 21 0
R. Lawrence 2 18 0
K. Colter 3 17 0
C. Jones 3 16 0
V. Mark 2 6 0
K. Prater 1 2 0
Receiving
  REC YDS TD
A. Robinson 9 85 2
Z. Zwinak 6 52 0
K. Carter 4 44 0
B. Moseby-Felder 5 34 0
M. Zordich 4 31 0
G. Gilliam 1 15 0
M. Lehman 3 15 0
T. Williams 1 7 0
J. James 1 0 0
B. Belton 1 -1 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
No interceptions
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
No interceptions
Punting
  NO. YDS LNG
B. Williams 8 307 64
Punting
  NO. YDS LNG
A. Butterworth 5 184 54
Kickoff Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
V. Mark 2 36 18
T. Hanrahan 2 22 21
Kickoff Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
A. Kenney 3 51 22
A. Amos 1 20 20
J. Della Valle 1 20 20
Punt Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
V. Mark 1 75 75
Punt Returns
  NO. YDS LNG
E. Lewis 1 5 5
J. Della Valle 2 4 4

Game Info

Date - Saturday, October 6 2012 12:00PM
Location - Beaver Stadium
Attendance - 95769

Big Ten Boxscores

Michigan State 
Indiana 
31
27
Northwestern (22)
Penn State 
28
39
Illinois 
Wisconsin 
14
31
Michigan 
Purdue 
44
13
Nebraska (20)
Ohio State 
38
63
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