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NCAA Boxscore - Michigan State at Northwestern

Team 1 2 3 4Score
Michigan State0149730
Northwestern33006


Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
Northwestern Field Goal - 22-yarder by Jeff Budzien.  7:55 Time Remaining.
2nd Quarter
Michigan State Touchdown - 20-yard run by Jeremy Langford.   (Michael Geiger extra point is good.). 8:22 Time Remaining.
Michigan State Touchdown - 87-yard pass from Connor Cook to Bennie Fowler.   (Michael Geiger extra point is good.). 4:31 Time Remaining.
Northwestern Field Goal - 20-yarder by Jeff Budzien.  1:52 Time Remaining.
3rd Quarter
Michigan State Field Goal - 37-yarder by Michael Geiger.  11:33 Time Remaining.
Michigan State Touchdown - 15-yard pass from Connor Cook to Josiah Price.   (Michael Geiger extra point blocked by Chance Carter). 5:00 Time Remaining.
4th Quarter
Michigan State Touchdown - 37-yard run by Jeremy Langford.   (Michael Geiger extra point is good.). 12:37 Time Remaining.

Officials
Referee: Alex KempUmpire:Jim Krogstad
Line Judge: Jeff SzinkSide Judge:Don Swanson
Head Linesman: S. MataranteBack Judge:Dennis Morris
Field Judge: John Roggeman 
Attendance/Time
Attendance: 40013Time:2:59

Final Team Statistics
 Michigan StateNorthwestern
TOTAL FIRST DOWNS2019
By Rushing105
By Passing1013
By Penalty01
THIRD DOWN EFFICIENCY4-12-33.04-15-27.0
FOURTH DOWN EFFICIENCY0-1-01-3-33
TOTAL NET YARDS464319
Total Off. Plays (inc. times thrown passing)6372
Avg. gain per offensive play7.44.4
NET YARDS RUSHING17180
Total Rushing Plays4026
Avg. gain per rushing play4.33.1
NET YARDS PASSING293239
Times Thrown - yards lost attempting to pass1-90-0
PASS ATTEMPTS-COMPLETIONS-HAD INTERCEPTED23-16-046-27-3
Avg. gain per pass play (inc. # thrown passing)12.25.2
PUNTS Number and average5-41.25-36.8
TOTAL RETURN YARDAGE (Not including kickoffs)349
No. and Yards Punt Returns0-01-9
No. and Yards Kickoff Returns2-263-49
No. and Yards Interception Returns3-340-0
PENALTIES No. and Yards4-302-15
FUMBLES No. and Lost0-00-0
TOUCHDOWNS40
Rushing20
Passing20
EXTRA POINTS Made-Attempts3-40-0
FIELD GOALS Made-Attempts1-12-2
SAFETIES00
FINAL SCORE306
TIME OF POSSESSION31:39 28:21

Final Individual Statistics
Michigan StateNorthwestern
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
J.Langford 251506.0372
N.Hill 6345.7130
D.Williams 263.040
R.Shelton 111.010
A.Burbridge 1-5-5.000
TEAM 3-6-2.000
C.Cook 2-9-4.500
Total401714.3372
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
T.Siemian 4287.0110
T.Green 11252.370
M.Trumpy 8172.180
D.Vitale 188.080
K.Colter 221.030
      
      
Total26803.1110
PASSINGATTCPYDSSKTDLGIN
C.Cook 231629312870
        
        
Total231629312870
PASSINGATTCPYDSSKTDLGIN
T.Siemian 432522700392
K.Colter 22120090
Z.Oliver 1000001
Total462723900393
RECEIVINGNOYDSAVGLGTD
T.Lippett 36421.3480
J.Price 33511.7151
B.Fowler 29949.5871
J.Langford 23517.5240
A.Burbridge 22211.0170
M.Kings Jr. 2168.0140
K.Mumphrey 12020.0200
A.Gleichert 122.020
      
Total1629318.3872
RECEIVINGNOYDSAVGLGTD
T.Jones 7598.4210
D.Vitale 55811.6390
R.Lawrence 4184.570
C.Jones 34314.3230
M.Trumpy 3155.090
T.Green 2136.570
C.Dickerson 11818.0180
M.Jensen 11515.0150
K.Prater 100.000
Total272398.9390
INTERCEPTIONSATTYDSLGTD
K.Drummond 234310
D.Dennard 1000
Total334310
INTERCEPTIONSATTYDSLGTD
None
     
Total0000
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGIN20LG
M.Sadler 520641.2153
      
Total520641.2153
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGIN20LG
C.Gradone 416340.8361
B.Williams 12121.0021
Total518436.8361
PUNT RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
None
Total0000
PUNT RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
T.Jones 1990
Total1990
KICKOFF RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
R.Shelton 226150
Total226150
KICKOFF RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
M.Harris 349220
Total349220
KICKINGFGPCTLGXPPTS
M.Geiger 1/1100.0373/46
Total1/1100.0373/46
KICKINGFGPCTLGXPPTS
J.Budzien 2/2100.0220/06
Total2/2100.0220/06

Michigan State
FUMBLESFUMLOST
None
Total00
Northwestern
FUMBLESFUMLOST
None
Total00


Michigan State Spartans
8/29 7:30 PM ET8/29 6:30 PM CT8/29 5:30 PM MT8/29 4:30 PM PT8/30 12:30 AM GMT1234Score
Jacksonville StW-L: 0-00
(8) Michigan StateW-L: 0-00
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Team Leaders
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Team News
Spartans open in Friday night affair with Gamecocks
Jacksonville State (0-0) at (8) Michigan State (0-0)
NCAA Football Preview - Michigan State Spartans
MSU gives Dantonio raise, extra year
MSU edges Stanford to claim Rose Bowl
NCAA Game Summary - Stanford vs. Michigan State
100th Rose Bowl pits Cardinal against Spartans
(5) Stanford (11-2) vs. (4) Michigan State (12-1)
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Injuries
- Wide receiver Macgarrett Kings Jr. (8/24, disciplinary) is questionable for Friday's game against Jacksonville State . Guard Connor Kruse (8/18, undisclosed) is out indefinitely. Defensive tackle Damon Knox (8/3, undisclosed) is out indefinitely.
Big Ten Standings (Conference Record)
School W L PF PA Pct.
East
Indiana 0 0 0 0 .000
Michigan 0 0 0 0 .000
Michigan State 0 0 0 0 .000
Rutgers 0 0 0 0 .000
Penn State 0 0 0 0 .000
Maryland 0 0 0 0 .000
Ohio State 0 0 0 0 .000
West
Purdue 0 0 0 0 .000
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 .000
Iowa 0 0 0 0 .000
Northwestern 0 0 0 0 .000
Wisconsin 0 0 0 0 .000
Nebraska 0 0 0 0 .000
Illinois 0 0 0 0 .000

2013 Results 2014 Results/Schedule
Aug 30 - W vs. Western Mich, 26-13
Sep 7 - W vs. So Florida, 21-6
Sep 14 - W vs. Youngstown St, 55-17
Sep 21 - L at Notre Dame, 13-17
Oct 5 - W at Iowa, 26-14
Oct 12 - W vs. Indiana, 42-28
Oct 19 - W vs. Purdue, 14-0
Oct 26 - W at Illinois, 42-3
Nov 2 - W vs. Michigan, 29-6
Nov 16 - W at Nebraska, 41-28
Nov 23 - W at Northwestern, 30-6
Nov 30 - W vs. Minnesota, 14-3
Dec 7 - W vs. Ohio State, 34-24
Jan 1 - W vs. Stanford, 24-20
Aug 29 - vs. Jacksonville St, 7:30 PM ET6:30 PM CT5:30 PM MT4:30 PM PT12:30 AM GMT
Sep 6 - at Oregon, 6:30 PM ET5:30 PM CT4:30 PM MT3:30 PM PT11:30 PM GMT
Sep 13 - Open
Sep 20 - vs. Eastern Mich, TBA
Sep 27 - vs. Wyoming, 12:00 PM ET11:00 AM CT10:00 AM MT9:00 AM PT5:00 PM GMT
Oct 4 - vs. Nebraska, 8:00 PM ET7:00 PM CT6:00 PM MT5:00 PM PT1:00 AM GMT
Oct 11 - at Purdue, TBA
Oct 18 - at Indiana, 3:30 PM ET2:30 PM CT1:30 PM MT12:30 PM PT8:30 PM GMT
Oct 25 - vs. Michigan, TBA
Nov 1 - Open
Nov 8 - vs. Ohio State, 8:00 PM ET7:00 PM CT6:00 PM MT5:00 PM PT1:00 AM GMT
Nov 15 - at Maryland, 8:00 PM ET7:00 PM CT6:00 PM MT5:00 PM PT1:00 AM GMT
Nov 22 - vs. Rutgers, TBA
Nov 29 - at Penn State, TBA

Northwestern Wildcats
8/30 3:30 PM ET8/30 2:30 PM CT8/30 1:30 PM MT8/30 12:30 PM PT8/30 8:30 PM GMT1234Score
CaliforniaW-L: 0-00
NorthwesternW-L: 0-00
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Team News
California (0-0) at Northwestern (0-0)
NCAA Football Preview - Northwestern Wildcats
Northwestern players can unionize, board rules
Northwestern RB Mark given 5th year of eligibility
NCAA Game Summary - Northwestern at Illinois
Northwestern (4-7) at Illinois (4-7)
Michigan State secures place in Big Ten title game
NCAA Game Summary - Michigan State at Northwestern
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Injuries
- Defensive tackle Sean McEvilly (8/25, foot) will miss the entire season. Running back Venric Mark (8/14, personal) has left the team. Wide receiver Christian Jones (8/14, knee) will miss the entire season.
Big Ten Standings (Conference Record)
School W L PF PA Pct.
East
Indiana 0 0 0 0 .000
Michigan 0 0 0 0 .000
Michigan State 0 0 0 0 .000
Rutgers 0 0 0 0 .000
Penn State 0 0 0 0 .000
Maryland 0 0 0 0 .000
Ohio State 0 0 0 0 .000
West
Purdue 0 0 0 0 .000
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 .000
Iowa 0 0 0 0 .000
Northwestern 0 0 0 0 .000
Wisconsin 0 0 0 0 .000
Nebraska 0 0 0 0 .000
Illinois 0 0 0 0 .000

2013 Results 2014 Results/Schedule
Aug 31 - W at California, 44-30
Sep 7 - W vs. Syracuse, 48-27
Sep 14 - W vs. Western Mich, 38-17
Sep 21 - W vs. Maine, 35-21
Oct 5 - L vs. Ohio State, 30-40
Oct 12 - L at Wisconsin, 6-35
Oct 19 - L vs. Minnesota, 17-20
Oct 26 - L at Iowa, 10-17 OT
Nov 2 - L at Nebraska, 24-27
Nov 16 - L vs. Michigan, 19-27
Nov 23 - L vs. Michigan State, 6-30
Nov 30 - W at Illinois, 37-34
Aug 30 - vs. California, 3:30 PM ET2:30 PM CT1:30 PM MT12:30 PM PT8:30 PM GMT
Sep 6 - vs. Northern Ill, 3:30 PM ET2:30 PM CT1:30 PM MT12:30 PM PT8:30 PM GMT
Sep 13 - Open
Sep 20 - vs. Western Ill, TBA
Sep 27 - at Penn State, 12:00 PM ET11:00 AM CT10:00 AM MT9:00 AM PT5:00 PM GMT
Oct 4 - vs. Wisconsin, TBA
Oct 11 - at Minnesota, TBA
Oct 18 - vs. Nebraska, 7:30 PM ET6:30 PM CT5:30 PM MT4:30 PM PT12:30 AM GMT
Oct 25 - Open
Nov 1 - at Iowa, TBA
Nov 8 - vs. Michigan, TBA
Nov 15 - at Notre Dame, 3:30 PM ET2:30 PM CT1:30 PM MT12:30 PM PT8:30 PM GMT
Nov 22 - at Purdue, TBA
Nov 29 - vs. Illinois, TBA