Scores

Final

Northwestern 22

(6-6, 3-5 Big Ten)

(20) Illinois 41

(9-3, 6-2 Big Ten)

Coverage: ESPN

12:00 PM ET, November 17, 2007

Memorial Stadium (Champaign, IL), Champaign, IL

1 2 3 4 T
NW 0 7 7 822
#20ILL 14 7 14 641

Top Performers

Passing: C. Bacher (NW) - 310 YDS, 2 TD, 2 INT

Rushing: R. Mendenhall (ILL) - 27 CAR, 124 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: J. Cumberland (ILL) - 4 REC, 131 YDS, 1 TD

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERNWILL
TD10:36Rashard Mendenhall 3 Yd Run (Jason Reda Kick)
Drive: 8 plays, 71 yds, 2:39
07
TD05:38Isiah Williams 1 Yd Run (Jason Reda Kick)
Drive: 9 plays, 84 yds, 3:09
014
SECOND QUARTERNWILL
TD04:12Isiah Williams 1 Yd Run (Jason Reda Kick)
Drive: 16 plays, 97 yds, 8:12
021
TD02:35Tyrell Sutton 1 Yd Run (Amado Villarreal Kick)
Drive: 6 plays, 56 yds, 1:37
721
THIRD QUARTERNWILL
TD12:52Jeff Cumberland 42 Yd Pass From Isiah Williams (Jason Reda Kick)
Drive: 4 plays, 76 yds, 2:08
728
TD05:23Rashard Mendenhall 8 Yd Run (Jason Reda Kick)
Drive: 14 plays, 94 yds, 6:25
735
TD02:10Jeff Yarbrough 2 Yd Pass From C.J. Bacher (Amado Villarreal Kick)
Drive: 11 plays, 87 yds, 3:13
1435
FOURTH QUARTERNWILL
FG09:35Jason Reda 27 Yd
Drive: 9 plays, 58 yds, 4:06
1438
TD06:15Kim Thompson 18 Yd Pass From C.J. Bacher (C.J. Bacher Pass To Ross Lane For Two-Point Conversion)
Drive: 5 plays, 44 yds, :56
2238
FG04:37Jason Reda 49 Yd
Drive: 6 plays, 9 yds, 1:38
2241

Team Stat Comparison

 
NW
ILL
1st Downs2132
3rd down efficiency
2-108-14
4th down efficiency
0-20-0
Total Yards379541
Passing310220
Comp-Att
29-4915-23
Yards per pass
6.39.6
Rushing69321
Rushing Attempts
1865
Yards per rush
3.84.9
Penalties9-794-35
Turnovers22
Fumbles lost
01
Interceptions thrown
21
Possession21:3038:30
Northwestern Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
C. Bacher29/493106.32239.3
Team29/493106.322-
Illinois Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
I. Williams15/232209.611-
Team15/232209.611-
Northwestern Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
T. Sutton13715.5122
B. Roberson294.508
E. Peterman111.001
C. Bacher2-12-6.000
Team18693.8122
Illinois Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
I. Williams231365.9221
R. Mendenhall271244.6217
A. Benn3237.7013
B. Gamble3217.0014
J. Cumberland11818.0018
J. Ijei362.004
E. McGee100.000
D. Dufrene4-7-1.808
Team653214.9421
Northwestern Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
E. Peterman1012012.0032
T. Sutton7689.7019
R. Ward55711.4017
K. Thompson55210.4118
T. Jones11111.0011
J. Yarbrough122.012
Team2931010.7232
Illinois Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
J. Cumberland413132.8148
R. Mendenhall3299.7019
M. Hoomanawanui12020.0020
A. Benn2168.0011
J. Willis11111.0011
B. Gamble2105.007
R. Smith188.008
E. McGee1-5-5.000
Team1522014.7148
Northwestern Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
J. Vaughn160
Team160
Illinois Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
K. Mitchell110
A. Steele100
Team210
Northwestern Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
S. McManis717224.638
Team717224.638
Illinois Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
J. Willis11010.010
W. Mendenhall166.06
B. Miller100.00
Team3165.310
Northwestern Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
E. Peterman2168.014
Team2168.014
Illinois Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
D. Warren111.01
Team111.01
Northwestern Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
A. Villarreal0/00.0--2/22
Team0/00.0--2/22
Illinois Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
J. Reda2/2100.0495/511
Team2/2100.0495/511
Northwestern Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
S. Demos524549.00356
Team524549.00356
Illinois Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
A. Santella312642.00152
Team312642.00152
ATTENDANCE: 54,116