Scores

Final

(23) Michigan State 37

(6-1, 3-0 Big Ten)

Northwestern 20

(5-1, 1-1 Big Ten)

Coverage: ESPN2

3:30 PM ET, October 11, 2008

Ryan Field, Evanston, IL

1 2 3 4 T
#23MSU 17 7 10 337
NW 0 7 10 320

Top Performers

Passing: B. Hoyer (MSU) - 169 YDS, 2 TD

Rushing: J. Ringer (MSU) - 35 CAR, 124 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: R. Lane (NW) - 9 REC, 113 YDS

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERMSUNW
TD09:23Garrett Celek 3 Yd Pass From Brian Hoyer (Brett Swenson Kick) 70
FG05:55Brett Swenson 26 Yd 100
TD02:34Javon Ringer 13 Yd Run (Brett Swenson Kick) 170
SECOND QUARTERMSUNW
TD13:55C.J. Bacher 4 Yd Run (Amado Villarreal Kick) 177
TD00:53Andrew Hawken 7 Yd Pass From Brian Hoyer (Brett Swenson Kick) 247
THIRD QUARTERMSUNW
TD13:53Rasheed Ward 6 Yd Pass From C.J. Bacher (Amado Villarreal Kick) 2414
TD10:23Javon Ringer 1 Yd Run (Brett Swenson Kick) 3114
FG06:53Amado Villarreal 31 Yd 3117
FG02:18Brett Swenson 42 Yd 3417
FOURTH QUARTERMSUNW
FG11:53Amado Villarreal 22 Yd 3420
FG05:54Brett Swenson 34 Yd 3720

Team Stat Comparison

 
MSU
NW
1st Downs1827
3rd down efficiency
7-1515-24
4th down efficiency
1-12-3
Total Yards297459
Passing169283
Comp-Att
14-2034-61
Yards per pass
8.54.6
Rushing128176
Rushing Attempts
4332
Yards per rush
3.05.5
Penalties5-454-40
Turnovers03
Fumbles lost
01
Interceptions thrown
02
Possession32:2127:39
Michigan State Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
B. Hoyer14/201698.52082.6
Team14/201698.520-
Northwestern Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
C. Bacher34/612834.61260.6
Team34/612834.612-
Michigan State Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
J. Ringer351243.5213
A. Anderson5102.003
B. Cunningham199.009
B. Hoyer2-15-7.500
Team431283.0213
Northwestern Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
T. Sutton231396.0066
C. Bacher8324.0118
O. Conteh155.005
Team321765.5166
Michigan State Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
B. Cunningham44411.0020
K. Martin14242.0042
B. White3299.7015
A. Hawken22814.0121
J. Ringer2168.008
F. Smith177.007
G. Celek133.013
Team1416912.1242
Northwestern Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
R. Lane911312.6031
S. Stewart7497.0011
R. Ward7456.419
T. Sutton6447.3012
E. Peterman4276.8016
J. Ebert155.005
Team342838.3131
Michigan State Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
D. Fortener1210
J. Adams100
Team2210
Northwestern Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
Team000
Michigan State Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
G. Winston310635.350
A. Pendy11111.011
Team411729.350
Northwestern Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
J. Matthews37123.740
S. McManis22613.021
O. Conteh13434.034
Team613121.840
Michigan State Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
O. Wiley12020.020
Team12020.020
Northwestern Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
Team000.00
Michigan State Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
B. Swenson3/3100.0424/413
Team3/3100.0424/413
Northwestern Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
A. Villarreal2/2100.0312/28
Team2/2100.0312/28
Michigan State Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
A. Bates417543.81357
Team417543.81357
Northwestern Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
S. Demos29346.50047
Team29346.50047
ATTENDANCE: 32,527