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Michigan State vs Northwestern (Oct 11, 2008)

Scoring Summary


                            Scoring Summary (Final)
                          2008 Michigan State Football
    #19 Michigan State vs #22 Northwestern (Oct 11, 2008 at Evanston, Ill.)

              Michigan State (6-1,3-0) vs. Northwestern (5-1,1-1)
Date: Oct 11, 2008  Site: Evanston, Ill.        Stadium: Ryan Field
Attendance: 32527

Score by Quarters     1  2  3  4   Score
-----------------    -- -- -- --   -----
Michigan State...... 17  7 10  3  - 37
Northwestern........  0  7 10  3  - 20



Scoring Summary:
1st 09:23 MSU - Celek, Garrett 3 yd pass from Hoyer, Brian (Swenson, Brett kick)
                                                   6 plays, 42 yards, TOP 2:49, MSU 7 - NU 0
    05:55 MSU - Swenson, Brett 26 yd field goal
                                                  8 plays, 16 yards, TOP 3:20, MSU 10 - NU 0
    02:34 MSU - Ringer, Javon 13 yd run (Swenson, Brett kick)
                                                  4 plays, 34 yards, TOP 1:43, MSU 17 - NU 0
2nd 13:55 NU - Bacher, C.J. 4 yd run (Villarreal, A. kick)
                                                 13 plays, 60 yards, TOP 3:39, MSU 17 - NU 7
    00:53 MSU - Hawken, Andrew 7 yd pass from Hoyer, Brian (Swenson, Brett kick)
                                                  8 plays, 80 yards, TOP 3:03, MSU 24 - NU 7
3rd 13:53 NU - Ward, Rasheed 6 yd pass from Bacher, C.J. (Villarreal, A. kick)
                                                 5 plays, 80 yards, TOP 1:07, MSU 24 - NU 14
    10:23 MSU - Ringer, Javon 1 yd run (Swenson, Brett kick)
                                                 6 plays, 32 yards, TOP 3:30, MSU 31 - NU 14
    06:53 NU - Villarreal, A. 31 yd field goal
                                                14 plays, 66 yards, TOP 3:30, MSU 31 - NU 17
    02:18 MSU - Swenson, Brett 42 yd field goal
                                                 8 plays, 31 yards, TOP 4:35, MSU 34 - NU 17
4th 11:53 NU - Villarreal, A. 22 yd field goal
                                                18 plays, 79 yards, TOP 5:25, MSU 34 - NU 20
    05:54 MSU - Swenson, Brett 34 yd field goal
                                                11 plays, 41 yards, TOP 5:59, MSU 37 - NU 20



Kickoff time: 2:45 pm   End of Game: 6:02 pm   Total elapsed time: 3:17
Officials: Referee: John O'Neill; Umpire: Bryan Neale; Linesman: Brent Durbin;
Line judge: Jack Teitz; Back judge: Jack Lyman; Field judge: Al Terry;
Side judge: Don Swanson; Scorer: Marc Grossman;
Temperature: 73        Wind: SSE-7mph  Weather: Sunny




Team Statistics


                            Team Statistics (Final)
                          2008 Michigan State Football
    #19 Michigan State vs #22 Northwestern (Oct 11, 2008 at Evanston, Ill.)

                                    MSU       NU

FIRST DOWNS...................       18       27
  Rushing.....................        8        8
  Passing.....................        9       16
  Penalty.....................        1        3
NET YARDS RUSHING.............      128      176
  Rushing Attempts............       43       32
  Average Per Rush............      3.0      5.5
  Rushing Touchdowns..........        2        1
  Yards Gained Rushing........      146      190
  Yards Lost Rushing..........       18       14
NET YARDS PASSING.............      169      283
  Completions-Attempts-Int....  14-20-0  34-61-2
  Average Per Attempt.........      8.4      4.6
  Average Per Completion......     12.1      8.3
  Passing Touchdowns..........        2        1
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS...........      297      459
  Total offense plays.........       63       93
  Average Gain Per Play.......      4.7      4.9
Fumbles: Number-Lost..........      0-0      1-1
Penalties: Number-Yards.......     5-45     4-40
PUNTS-YARDS...................    4-175     2-93
  Average Yards Per Punt......     43.8     46.5
  Net Yards Per Punt..........     38.8     36.5
  Inside 20...................        3        0
  50+ Yards...................        2        0
  Touchbacks..................        1        0
  Fair catch..................        1        0
KICKOFFS-YARDS................    8-539    5-250
  Average Yards Per Kickoff...     67.4     50.0
  Net Yards Per Kickoff.......     46.0     26.6
  Touchbacks..................        2        0
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD.   1-20-0    0-0-0
  Average Per Return..........     20.0      0.0
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD  4-117-0  6-131-0
  Average Per Return..........     29.2     21.8
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD..   2-21-0    0-0-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD.    0-0-0    0-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards...........        0        0
Possession Time...............    32:21    27:39
  1st Quarter.................     9:21     5:39
  2nd Quarter.................     7:52     7:08
  3rd Quarter.................     8:05     6:55
  4th Quarter.................     7:03     7:57
Third-Down Conversions........  7 of 15 15 of 24
Fourth-Down Conversions.......   1 of 1   2 of 3
Red-Zone Scores-Chances.......      6-6      4-5
Sacks By: Number-Yards........     1-11     2-15
PAT Kicks.....................      4-4      2-2
Field Goals...................      3-3      2-2



Individual Statistics


                                 Individual Statistics (Final)
                                  2008 Michigan State Football
            #19 Michigan State vs #22 Northwestern (Oct 11, 2008 at Evanston, Ill.)


Michigan State

Rushing              No Gain Loss  Net TD Lg  Avg
-------------------------------------------------
Ringer, Javon        35  127    3  124  2 13  3.5
Anderson, Andre       5   10    0   10  0  3  2.0
Cunningham, B.        1    9    0    9  0  9  9.0
Hoyer, Brian          2    0   15  -15  0  0 -7.5
Totals...            43  146   18  128  2 13  3.0

Passing              Att-Cmp-Int Yds TD Long Sack
-------------------------------------------------
Hoyer, Brian           20-14-0   169  2   42    2
Totals...              20-14-0   169  2   42    2

Receiving             No.  Yds   TD Long
----------------------------------------
Cunningham, B.          4   44    0   20
White, Blair            3   29    0   15
Hawken, Andrew          2   28    1   21
Ringer, Javon           2   16    0    8
Martin, Keshawn         1   42    0   42
Smith, Fred             1    7    0    7
Celek, Garrett          1    3    1    3
Totals...              14  169    2   42

Punting               No.  Yds   Avg Long In20   TB
---------------------------------------------------
Bates, Aaron            4  175  43.8   57    3    1
Totals...               4  175  43.8   57    3    1

                       Punts   Kickoffs  Intercept
All Returns          No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg
--------------------------------------------------
Adams, Johnny         0   0  0  0   0  0  1   0  0
Wiley, Otis           1  20 20  0   0  0  0   0  0
Fortener, Dan         0   0  0  0   0  0  1  21 21
Winston, Glenn        0   0  0  3 106 50  0   0  0
Pendy, Andrew         0   0  0  1  11 11  0   0  0
Totals...             1  20 20  4 117 50  2  21 21

Field goal attempts
----------------------------------------
Swenson, Brett       1st 05:55  26 yds - Good
Swenson, Brett       3rd 02:18  42 yds - Good
Swenson, Brett       4th 05:54  34 yds - Good

Kickoffs         No.  Yds  TB  OB   Avg
---------------------------------------
Boleski, Todd      8  539   2   0  67.4



Northwestern

Rushing              No Gain Loss  Net TD Lg  Avg
-------------------------------------------------
Sutton, Tyrell       23  142    3  139  0 66  6.0
Bacher, C.J.          8   43   11   32  1 18  4.0
Conteh, Omar          1    5    0    5  0  5  5.0
Totals...            32  190   14  176  1 66  5.5

Passing              Att-Cmp-Int Yds TD Long Sack
-------------------------------------------------
Bacher, C.J.           61-34-2   283  1   31    1
Totals...              61-34-2   283  1   31    1

Receiving             No.  Yds   TD Long
----------------------------------------
Lane, Ross              9  113    0   31
Stewart, Sidney         7   49    0   11
Ward, Rasheed           7   45    1    9
Sutton, Tyrell          6   44    0   12
Peterman, Eric          4   27    0   16
Ebert, Jeremy           1    5    0    5
Totals...              34  283    1   31

Punting               No.  Yds   Avg Long In20   TB
---------------------------------------------------
Demos, Stefan           2   93  46.5   47    0    0
Totals...               2   93  46.5   47    0    0

                       Punts   Kickoffs  Intercept
All Returns          No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg
--------------------------------------------------
McManis, S.           0   0  0  2  26 21  0   0  0
Matthews, J.          0   0  0  3  71 40  0   0  0
Conteh, Omar          0   0  0  1  34 34  0   0  0
Totals...             0   0  0  6 131 40  0   0  0

Field goal attempts
----------------------------------------
Villarreal, A.       3rd 06:53  31 yds - Good
Villarreal, A.       4th 11:53  22 yds - Good

Kickoffs         No.  Yds  TB  OB   Avg
---------------------------------------
Demos, Stefan      5  250   0   0  50.0



FUMBLES: Michigan State-None. Northwestern-McManis, S. 1-1.


Drive Chart


                                      Drive Chart (Final)
                                  2008 Michigan State Football
            #19 Michigan State vs #22 Northwestern (Oct 11, 2008 at Evanston, Ill.)

                 Drive Started             Drive Ended             Consumed
Team     Qtr Spot Time   Obtained      Spot Time   How Lost      Pl-Yds   TOP 
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
MSU      1st M50  15:00  Kickoff       N42  13:31  Punt           3-8    1:29
MSU      1st N42  12:04  Punt          N00  09:15 *TOUCHDOWN      6-42   2:49#
MSU      1st N25  09:15  Fumble        N09  05:55 *FIELD GOAL     8-16   3:20#
MSU      1st N34  04:17  Interception  N00  02:34 *TOUCHDOWN      4-34   1:43#
MSU      2nd M27  13:55  Kickoff       M41  10:07  Punt           6-14   3:48
MSU      2nd M47  08:56  Punt          M48  07:55  Punt           3-1    1:01
MSU      2nd M20  03:56  Interception  N00  00:53 *TOUCHDOWN      8-80   3:03#
MSU      3rd N32  13:53  Kickoff       N00  10:23 *TOUCHDOWN      6-32   3:30#
MSU      3rd M44  06:53  Kickoff       N25  02:18 *FIELD GOAL     8-31   4:35
MSU      4th M43  11:53  Kickoff       N16  05:54 *FIELD GOAL    11-41   5:59#
MSU      4th N37  04:20  Downs         N34  03:16  Punt           3-3    1:04

NU       1st N08  13:31  Punt          N15  12:04  Punt           3-7    1:27
NU       1st N25  09:23  Kickoff       N25  09:15  Fumble         0-0    0:08
NU       1st N05  05:55  Kickoff       N41  04:17  Interception   5-36   1:38
NU       1st N40  02:34  Kickoff       M00  13:55 *TOUCHDOWN     13-60   3:39#
NU       2nd N02  10:07  Punt          N08  08:56  Punt           3-6    1:11
NU       2nd N20  07:55  Punt          M23  03:56  Interception  13-57   3:59
NU       2nd N25  00:53  Kickoff       N29  00:00  End of half    2-4    0:53
NU       3rd N20  15:00  Kickoff       M00  13:53 *TOUCHDOWN      5-80   1:07#
NU       3rd N20  10:23  Kickoff       M14  06:53 *FIELD GOAL    14-66   3:30#
NU       3rd N17  02:18  Kickoff       M04  11:53 *FIELD GOAL    18-79   5:25#
NU       4th N40  05:54  Kickoff       N37  04:20  Downs          4--3   1:34
NU       4th N02  03:16  Punt          M06  00:00  End of half   15-92   3:16#

MSU                       1st   2nd   3rd   4th     1st   2nd       
                          Qtr   Qtr   Qtr   Qtr    Half  Half  Total
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
Time of possession       09:21 07:52 08:05 07:03   17:13 15:08 32:21
3rd Down Conversions      1/4   3/5   2/3   1/3     4/9   3/6   7/15
Avg Field Position        N38   M31   N44   N47     M49   N46   N49
4th Down Conversions      1/1   0/0   0/0   0/0     1/1   0/0   1/1

NU                        1st   2nd   3rd   4th     1st   2nd       
                          Qtr   Qtr   Qtr   Qtr    Half  Half  Total
---------------------------------------------------------------------------
Time of possession       05:39 07:08 06:55 07:57   12:47 14:52 27:39
3rd Down Conversions      2/4   5/7   4/6   4/7     7/11  8/13 15/24
Avg Field Position        N17   N15   N19   N21     N16   N19   N18
4th Down Conversions      0/0   0/0   1/1   1/2     0/0   2/3   2/3


                                    Drive Chart (By Quarter)

                 Drive Started             Drive Ended             Consumed
Team     Qtr Spot Time   Obtained      Spot Time   How Lost      Pl-Yds   TOP 
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
MSU      1st M50  15:00  Kickoff       N42  13:31  Punt           3-8    1:29
NU       1st N08  13:31  Punt          N15  12:04  Punt           3-7    1:27
MSU      1st N42  12:04  Punt          N00  09:15 *TOUCHDOWN      6-42   2:49#
NU       1st N25  09:23  Kickoff       N25  09:15  Fumble         0-0    0:08
MSU      1st N25  09:15  Fumble        N09  05:55 *FIELD GOAL     8-16   3:20#
NU       1st N05  05:55  Kickoff       N41  04:17  Interception   5-36   1:38
MSU      1st N34  04:17  Interception  N00  02:34 *TOUCHDOWN      4-34   1:43#
NU       1st N40  02:34  Kickoff       M00  13:55 *TOUCHDOWN     13-60   3:39#

MSU      2nd M27  13:55  Kickoff       M41  10:07  Punt           6-14   3:48
NU       2nd N02  10:07  Punt          N08  08:56  Punt           3-6    1:11
MSU      2nd M47  08:56  Punt          M48  07:55  Punt           3-1    1:01
NU       2nd N20  07:55  Punt          M23  03:56  Interception  13-57   3:59
MSU      2nd M20  03:56  Interception  N00  00:53 *TOUCHDOWN      8-80   3:03#
NU       2nd N25  00:53  Kickoff       N29  00:00  End of half    2-4    0:53

NU       3rd N20  15:00  Kickoff       M00  13:53 *TOUCHDOWN      5-80   1:07#
MSU      3rd N32  13:53  Kickoff       N00  10:23 *TOUCHDOWN      6-32   3:30#
NU       3rd N20  10:23  Kickoff       M14  06:53 *FIELD GOAL    14-66   3:30#
MSU      3rd M44  06:53  Kickoff       N25  02:18 *FIELD GOAL     8-31   4:35
NU       3rd N17  02:18  Kickoff       M04  11:53 *FIELD GOAL    18-79   5:25#

MSU      4th M43  11:53  Kickoff       N16  05:54 *FIELD GOAL    11-41   5:59#
NU       4th N40  05:54  Kickoff       N37  04:20  Downs          4--3   1:34
MSU      4th N37  04:20  Downs         N34  03:16  Punt           3-3    1:04
NU       4th N02  03:16  Punt          M06  00:00  End of half   15-92   3:16#



Defensive Statistics


                                Defensive Statistics (Final)
                                2008 Michigan State Football
          #19 Michigan State vs #22 Northwestern (Oct 11, 2008 at Evanston, Ill.)


Michigan State      
## Player               Solo  Ast  Tot  TFL/Yds  FF FR-Yd Intc BrUp Blkd Sack/Yds QH
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
42 Allison, Ryan          10    1   11     .     .   .     .      2    .      .     .
43 Gordon, Eric            8    3   11     .     .   .     .      1    .      .     .
53 Jones, Greg             6    5   11  1.0/2    .   .     .      .    .      .     .
9  Ware, Jeremy            7    1    8     .     .   .     .      5    .      .     .
33 Fortener, Dan           5    2    7     .     .   .    1-21    2    .      .     .
21 Wiley, Otis             2    4    6     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     1
38 Davis-Clark, K.         1    4    5     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
97 Kershaw, Justin         2    1    3  1.0/11   .   .     .      .    .   1.0/11   1
54 Rolf, David             2    .    2     .     1  1-0    .      .    .      .     .
55 Decker, Adam            1    1    2     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
15 Boleski, Todd           1    1    2     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
58 Anderson, T.            1    1    2     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     2
47 Long, Brandon           1    1    2     .     .   .     .      1    .      .     .
5  Adams, Johnny           .    2    2     .     .   .    1-0     .    .      .     .
93 Jeremiah, A.            1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
49 Holmes, Dwayne          1    .    1  1.0/1    .   .     .      1    .      .     .
37 Weaver, Ross            1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
34 Denson, Brandon         .    1    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
89 Neely, Colin            .    1    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
39 Robinson, T.            .    1    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
70 Wilson, Oren            .    1    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
28 Bell, Mike              .    1    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .

Northwestern        
## Player               Solo  Ast  Tot  TFL/Yds  FF FR-Yd Intc BrUp Blkd Sack/Yds QH
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
17 Phillips, Brad          3   11   14  0.5/1    .   .     .      .    .      .     .
36 Kwateng, Prince         4    7   11  0.5/2    .   .     .      .    .   0.5/2    1
26 Mabin, Jordan           4    4    8     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
46 Arrington, M.           3    4    7     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
41 Davie, Quentin          3    3    6  1.0/2    .   .     .      .    .      .     .
98 Bryant, Corbin          4    1    5  1.0/11   .   .     .      .    .   1.0/11   .
4  Smith, Brendan          1    4    5     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
24 McManis, S.             4    .    4     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
70 Gill, John              2    2    4     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
95 Mims, Kevin             1    3    4  0.5/2    .   .     .      .    .   0.5/2    .
31 Dinard, Mike            2    1    3     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
94 Browne, Vince           1    1    2     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
57 Williams, Nate          .    2    2     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
39 Schmidt, Jacob          1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
10 Peterman, Eric          1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
1  Demos, Stefan           1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
9  Lane, Ross              1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
79 Hahn, Adam              .    1    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
99 Wootton, Corey          .    1    1  0.5/0    .   .     .      .    .      .     1
38 Peters, Brian           .    1    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
32 Arnold, David           .    1    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
67 Thomas, M.              .    1    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .



Participation Report


                          Participation Report (Final)
                          2008 Michigan State Football
    #19 Michigan State vs #22 Northwestern (Oct 11, 2008 at Evanston, Ill.)


Michigan State                                 Northwestern

POS  ## OFFENSE                                POS  ## OFFENSE
WR   25 White, Blair                           WR   10 Peterman, Eric
LT   57 Cironi, Rocco                          WR   11 Ebert, Jeremy
LG   67 Foreman, Joel                          LT   75 Netter, Al
C    65 Nitchman, Joel                         LG   62 Kennedy, Keegan
RG   73 Martin, Roland                         C    65 Burkett, Ben
RT   79 Miller, Jesse                          RG   64 Bartels, Doug
TE   83 Gantt, Charlie                         RT   76 Taylor, Desmond
QB   7  Hoyer, Brian                           WR   9  Lane, Ross
FB   35 McPherson, Jeff                        WR   8  Ward, Rasheed
RB   23 Ringer, Javon                          QB   18 Bacher, C.J.
WR   3  Cunningham, B.                         RB   19 Sutton, Tyrell

POS  ## DEFENSE                                POS  ## DEFENSE
DE   58 Anderson, T.                           DE   99 Wootton, Corey
NT   70 Wilson, Oren                           DT   98 Bryant, Corbin
DT   97 Kershaw, Justin                        DT   70 Gill, John
DE   47 Long, Brandon                          DE   95 Mims, Kevin
OLB  53 Jones, Greg                            OLB  36 Kwateng, Prince
OLB  43 Gordon, Eric                           MLB  46 Arrington, M.
CB   9  Ware, Jeremy                           OLB  41 Davie, Quentin
FS   33 Fortener, Dan                          CB   24 McManis, S.
FS   38 Davis-Clark, K.                        FS   4  Smith, Brendan
SS   21 Wiley, Otis                            SS   17 Phillips, Brad
CB   37 Weaver, Ross                           CB   26 Mabin, Jordan


 Michigan State: 2-Dell, Mark, 5B-Strayhorn, J., 5-Adams, Johnny, 6-Smith, Fred, 11-Hyde, Marcus, 14-Swenson, Brett,
 15-Boleski, Todd, 16-Rucker, Chris D, 18-Bates, Aaron, 19-Williams, David, 20-Jimmerson, A.J., 26-Johnson, Jesse,
 27-Anderson, Andre, 28-Bell, Mike, 31-Henderson, A., 32-Leggett, Ashton, 34-Denson, Brandon, 36-Misch, Jon, 39-Robinson, T.,
 41-Winston, Glenn, 42-Allison, Ryan, 44-Rouse, Josh, 45-Hawken, Andrew, 49-Holmes, Dwayne, 52-Pendy, Andrew, 54-Rolf, David,
 55-Decker, Adam, 56-Shackleton, A., 60-Bacon, Mike, 82-Martin, Keshawn, 84-Curry, Deon, 85-Celek, Garrett, 88-Smith, Kyle,
 89-Neely, Colin, 93-Jeremiah, A., 96-Pickelman, K., 98-Jordan, Michael.

 Northwestern: 1-Demos, Stefan, 2-Coleman, Lee, 3-Persa, Dan, 3A-Weak, Tim, 5-Stewart, Sidney, 7-Yarbrough, Jeff,
 12-Brewer, Andrew, 16-Oredugba, David, 20-Concannon, S., 21-Bolden, Mike, 29-Conteh, Omar, 31-Dinard, Mike, 32-Arnold, David,
 35-Johnson, Ben, 37-Dockery, Todd, 38-Peters, Brian, 39-Schmidt, Jacob, 42-Watt, Kevin, 44-Woodsum, Mark, 52-Belding, Joel,
 57-Williams, Nate, 66-Boyle, Mike, 67-Thomas, M., 78-Mattes, Kurt, 79-Hahn, Adam, 80-Mitchell, B., 85-Markshausen, Z.,
 86-Brunner, Phil, 87-Matthews, J., 89-Rooks, Josh, 90-DiNardo, Jack, 94-Browne, Vince, 96-Villarreal, A., 97-Daley, Kyle.



Box Score

                               Box Score (Final)
    #19 Michigan State vs #22 Northwestern (Oct 11, 2008 at Evanston, Ill.)

Score by Quarters     1  2  3  4   Score
-----------------    -- -- -- --   -----
Michigan State...... 17  7 10  3  - 37       Record: (6-1,3-0)
Northwestern........  0  7 10  3  - 20       Record: (5-1,1-1)



Scoring Summary:
1st 09:23 MSU - Celek, Garrett 3 yd pass from Hoyer, Brian (Swenson, Brett kick), 6-42 2:49, MSU 7 - NU 0
    05:55 MSU - Swenson, Brett 26 yd field goal, 8-16 3:20, MSU 10 - NU 0
    02:34 MSU - Ringer, Javon 13 yd run (Swenson, Brett kick), 4-34 1:43, MSU 17 - NU 0
2nd 13:55 NU - Bacher, C.J. 4 yd run (Villarreal, A. kick), 13-60 3:39, MSU 17 - NU 7
    00:53 MSU - Hawken, Andrew 7 yd pass from Hoyer, Brian (Swenson, Brett kick), 8-80 3:03, MSU 24 - NU 7
3rd 13:53 NU - Ward, Rasheed 6 yd pass from Bacher, C.J. (Villarreal, A. kick), 5-80 1:07, MSU 24 - NU 14
    10:23 MSU - Ringer, Javon 1 yd run (Swenson, Brett kick), 6-32 3:30, MSU 31 - NU 14
    06:53 NU - Villarreal, A. 31 yd field goal, 14-66 3:30, MSU 31 - NU 17
    02:18 MSU - Swenson, Brett 42 yd field goal, 8-31 4:35, MSU 34 - NU 17
4th 11:53 NU - Villarreal, A. 22 yd field goal, 18-79 5:25, MSU 34 - NU 20
    05:54 MSU - Swenson, Brett 34 yd field goal, 11-41 5:59, MSU 37 - NU 20



                                    MSU       NU
FIRST DOWNS...................       18       27
RUSHES-YARDS (NET)............   43-128   32-176
PASSING YDS (NET).............      169      283
Passes Att-Comp-Int...........  20-14-0  61-34-2
TOTAL OFFENSE PLAYS-YARDS.....   63-297   93-459
Fumble Returns-Yards..........      0-0      0-0
Punt Returns-Yards............     1-20      0-0
Kickoff Returns-Yards.........    4-117    6-131
Interception Returns-Yards....     2-21      0-0
Punts (Number-Avg)............   4-43.8   2-46.5
Fumbles-Lost..................      0-0      1-1
Penalties-Yards...............     5-45     4-40
Possession Time...............    32:21    27:39
Third-Down Conversions........  7 of 15 15 of 24
Fourth-Down Conversions.......   1 of 1   2 of 3
Red-Zone Scores-Chances.......      6-6      4-5
Sacks By: Number-Yards........     1-11     2-15


RUSHING: Michigan State-Ringer, Javon 35-124; Anderson, Andre 5-10;
Cunningham, B. 1-9; Hoyer, Brian 2-minus 15. Northwestern-Sutton, Tyrell 23-139;
Bacher, C.J. 8-32; Conteh, Omar 1-5.

PASSING: Michigan State-Hoyer, Brian 14-20-0-169. Northwestern-Bacher,
C.J. 34-61-2-283.

RECEIVING: Michigan State-Cunningham, B. 4-44; White, Blair 3-29; Hawken,
Andrew 2-28; Ringer, Javon 2-16; Martin, Keshawn 1-42; Smith, Fred 1-7; Celek,
Garrett 1-3. Northwestern-Lane, Ross 9-113; Stewart, Sidney 7-49; Ward, Rasheed
7-45; Sutton, Tyrell 6-44; Peterman, Eric 4-27; Ebert, Jeremy 1-5.

INTERCEPTIONS: Michigan State-Fortener, Dan 1-21; Adams, Johnny 1-0.
Northwestern-None.

FUMBLES: Michigan State-None. Northwestern-McManis, S. 1-1.

Stadium: Ryan Field            Attendance: 32527
Kickoff time: 2:45 pm   End of Game: 6:02 pm   Total elapsed time: 3:17
Officials: Referee: John O'Neill; Umpire: Bryan Neale; Linesman: Brent Durbin;
Line judge: Jack Teitz; Back judge: Jack Lyman; Field judge: Al Terry;
Side judge: Don Swanson; Scorer: Marc Grossman;
Temperature: 73        Wind: SSE-7mph  Weather: Sunny



    #19 Michigan State vs #22 Northwestern (Oct 11, 2008 at Evanston, Ill.)

SACKS (UA-A): Michigan State-Kershaw, Justin 1-0. Northwestern-Bryant,
Corbin 1-0; Kwateng, Prince 0-1; Mims, Kevin 0-1.

TACKLES (UA-A): Michigan State-Allison, Ryan 10-1; Gordon, Eric 8-3;
Jones, Greg 6-5; Ware, Jeremy 7-1; Fortener, Dan 5-2; Wiley, Otis 2-4;
Davis-Clark, K. 1-4; Kershaw, Justin 2-1; Rolf, David 2-0; Anderson, T. 1-1;
Boleski, Todd 1-1; Decker, Adam 1-1; Long, Brandon 1-1; Adams, Johnny 0-2;
Weaver, Ross 1-0; Holmes, Dwayne 1-0; Jeremiah, A. 1-0; Bell, Mike 0-1; Wilson,
Oren 0-1; Robinson, T. 0-1; Neely, Colin 0-1; Denson, Brandon 0-1.
Northwestern-Phillips, Brad 3-11; Kwateng, Prince 4-7; Mabin, Jordan 4-4;
Arrington, M. 3-4; Davie, Quentin 3-3; Bryant, Corbin 4-1; Smith, Brendan 1-4;
McManis, S. 4-0; Gill, John 2-2; Mims, Kevin 1-3; Dinard, Mike 2-1; Browne,
Vince 1-1; Williams, Nate 0-2; Demos, Stefan 1-0; Schmidt, Jacob 1-0; Lane, Ross
1-0; Peterman, Eric 1-0; Arnold, David 0-1; Peters, Brian 0-1; Hahn, Adam 0-1;
Wootton, Corey 0-1; Thomas, M. 0-1.


Game Starters:
Michigan State

POS  ## OFFENSE
WR   25 White, Blair
LT   57 Cironi, Rocco
LG   67 Foreman, Joel
C    65 Nitchman, Joel
RG   73 Martin, Roland
RT   79 Miller, Jesse
TE   83 Gantt, Charlie
QB   7  Hoyer, Brian
FB   35 McPherson, Jeff
RB   23 Ringer, Javon
WR   3  Cunningham, B.

POS  ## DEFENSE
DE   58 Anderson, T.
NT   70 Wilson, Oren
DT   97 Kershaw, Justin
DE   47 Long, Brandon
OLB  53 Jones, Greg
OLB  43 Gordon, Eric
CB   9  Ware, Jeremy
FS   33 Fortener, Dan
FS   38 Davis-Clark, K.
SS   21 Wiley, Otis
CB   37 Weaver, Ross

Northwestern

POS  ## OFFENSE
WR   10 Peterman, Eric
WR   11 Ebert, Jeremy
LT   75 Netter, Al
LG   62 Kennedy, Keegan
C    65 Burkett, Ben
RG   64 Bartels, Doug
RT   76 Taylor, Desmond
WR   9  Lane, Ross
WR   8  Ward, Rasheed
QB   18 Bacher, C.J.
RB   19 Sutton, Tyrell

POS  ## DEFENSE
DE   99 Wootton, Corey
DT   98 Bryant, Corbin
DT   70 Gill, John
DE   95 Mims, Kevin
OLB  36 Kwateng, Prince
MLB  46 Arrington, M.
OLB  41 Davie, Quentin
CB   24 McManis, S.
FS   4  Smith, Brendan
SS   17 Phillips, Brad
CB   26 Mabin, Jordan


Player participation:


Michigan State: 2-Dell, Mark, 5B-Strayhorn, J., 5-Adams, Johnny, 6-Smith, Fred, 11-Hyde, Marcus, 14-Swenson, Brett,
15-Boleski, Todd, 16-Rucker, Chris D, 18-Bates, Aaron, 19-Williams, David, 20-Jimmerson, A.J., 26-Johnson, Jesse,
27-Anderson, Andre, 28-Bell, Mike, 31-Henderson, A., 32-Leggett, Ashton, 34-Denson, Brandon, 36-Misch, Jon, 39-Robinson, T.,
41-Winston, Glenn, 42-Allison, Ryan, 44-Rouse, Josh, 45-Hawken, Andrew, 49-Holmes, Dwayne, 52-Pendy, Andrew, 54-Rolf, David,
55-Decker, Adam, 56-Shackleton, A., 60-Bacon, Mike, 82-Martin, Keshawn, 84-Curry, Deon, 85-Celek, Garrett, 88-Smith, Kyle,
89-Neely, Colin, 93-Jeremiah, A., 96-Pickelman, K., 98-Jordan, Michael.

Northwestern: 1-Demos, Stefan, 2-Coleman, Lee, 3-Persa, Dan, 3A-Weak, Tim, 5-Stewart, Sidney, 7-Yarbrough, Jeff,
12-Brewer, Andrew, 16-Oredugba, David, 20-Concannon, S., 21-Bolden, Mike, 29-Conteh, Omar, 31-Dinard, Mike, 32-Arnold, David,
35-Johnson, Ben, 37-Dockery, Todd, 38-Peters, Brian, 39-Schmidt, Jacob, 42-Watt, Kevin, 44-Woodsum, Mark, 52-Belding, Joel,
57-Williams, Nate, 66-Boyle, Mike, 67-Thomas, M., 78-Mattes, Kurt, 79-Hahn, Adam, 80-Mitchell, B., 85-Markshausen, Z.,
86-Brunner, Phil, 87-Matthews, J., 89-Rooks, Josh, 90-DiNardo, Jack, 94-Browne, Vince, 96-Villarreal, A., 97-Daley, Kyle.




Play-by-Play Summary


                               Play-by-Play Summary (1st quarter)
                                  2008 Michigan State Football
            #19 Michigan State vs #22 Northwestern (Oct 11, 2008 at Evanston, Ill.)

               MSU won toss- will receive and defend north goal,
  M 1-10 M30   NU ball on NU30.

                   Demos, Stefan kickoff 70 yards to the MSU0, Winston, Glenn return 50
                   yards to the 50 yardline, out-of-bounds (Dinard, Mike).
  M 1-10 M50   Ringer, Javon rush for 4 yards to the NU46 (Bryant, Corbin).
  M 2-6  N46   Ringer, Javon rush for 4 yards to the NU42 (McManis, S.).
  M 3-2  N42   Hoyer, Brian pass incomplete to Cunningham, B..
  M 4-2  N42   Bates, Aaron punt 34 yards to the NU8, fair catch by Smith, Brendan.
--------------- 3 plays, 8 yards, TOP 01:29 ---------------

      N 1-10 N08   NORTHWESTERN drive start at 13:31.
      N 1-10 N08   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Peterman, Eric for 2 yards to the NU10
                   (Wiley, Otis;Davis-Clark, K.).
      N 2-8  N10   Sutton, Tyrell rush for 5 yards to the NU15 (Fortener, Dan;Kershaw,
                   Justin).
      N 3-3  N15   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Ward, Rasheed.
      N 4-3  N15   Demos, Stefan punt 47 yards to the MSU38, Wiley, Otis return 20 yards to
                   the NU42 (Dinard, Mike).
--------------- 3 plays, 7 yards, TOP 01:27 ---------------

  M 1-10 N42   MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 12:04.
  M 1-10 N42   Cunningham, B. rush for 9 yards to the NU33, out-of-bounds (Mabin, Jordan).
  M 2-1  N33   Ringer, Javon rush for 4 yards to the NU29, 1ST DOWN MSU (Phillips,
               Brad;Smith, Brendan).
  M 1-10 N29   Hoyer, Brian pass complete to Cunningham, B. for 20 yards to the NU9, 1ST
               DOWN MSU, out-of-bounds (Mabin, Jordan).
  M 1-G  N09   Ringer, Javon rush for 2 yards to the NU7 (Hahn, Adam;Williams, Nate).
  M 2-G  N07   Ringer, Javon rush for 4 yards to the NU3 (Phillips, Brad).
  M 3-G  N03   Hoyer, Brian pass complete to Celek, Garrett for 3 yards to the NU0,
               TOUCHDOWN, clock 09:23.
               Swenson, Brett kick attempt good.

                                ================================
                                MICHIGAN STATE 7, NORTHWESTERN 0
                                ================================

               Previous play upheld by replay
--------------- 6 plays, 42 yards, TOP 02:49 ---------------

               Boleski, Todd kickoff 66 yards to the NU4, McManis, S. return 21 yards to
               the NU25, fumble forced by Rolf, David, fumble by McManis, S. recovered by
               MSU Rolf, David at NU25.
  M 1-10 N25   MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 09:15.
  M 1-10 N25   Ringer, Javon rush for 1 yard to the NU24 (Gill, John).
  M 2-9  N24   Ringer, Javon rush for 4 yards to the NU20 (Mabin, Jordan).
  M 3-5  N20   Hoyer, Brian pass complete to Cunningham, B. for 4 yards to the NU16
               (Peters, Brian;Arrington, M.).
  M 4-1  N16   Ringer, Javon rush for 2 yards to the NU14, 1ST DOWN MSU (Davie,
               Quentin;Williams, Nate).
  M 1-10 N14   Ringer, Javon rush for 5 yards to the NU9 (Kwateng, Prince).
  M 2-5  N09   Hoyer, Brian pass incomplete to Celek, Garrett.
  M 3-5  N09   Hoyer, Brian pass incomplete, QB hurry by Wootton, Corey.
  M 4-5  N09   Swenson, Brett field goal attempt from 26 GOOD, clock 05:55.

                               =================================
                               MICHIGAN STATE 10, NORTHWESTERN 0
                               =================================

--------------- 8 plays, 16 yards, TOP 03:20 ---------------

               Boleski, Todd kickoff 70 yards to the NU0, McManis, S. return 5 yards to the
               NU5 (Rolf, David).
      N 1-10 N05   NORTHWESTERN drive start at 05:55.
      N 1-10 N05   Sutton, Tyrell rush for 5 yards to the NU10 (Jones, Greg;Davis-Clark,
                   K.).
      N 2-5  N10   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Lane, Ross for 31 yards to the NU41,
                   1ST DOWN NU (Ware, Jeremy).
      N 1-10 N41   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Lane, Ross (Ware, Jeremy).
      N 2-10 N41   Sutton, Tyrell rush for no gain to the NU41 (Wilson, Oren;Wiley, Otis).
      N 3-10 N41   Bacher, C.J. pass intercepted by Fortener, Dan at the MSU45, Fortener,
                   Dan return 21 yards to the NU34 (Lane, Ross).
--------------- 5 plays, 36 yards, TOP 01:38 ---------------

  M 1-10 N34   MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 04:17.
  M 1-10 N34   Ringer, Javon rush for 10 yards to the NU24, 1ST DOWN MSU (Smith,
               Brendan;Kwateng, Prince).
  M 1-10 N24   Anderson, Andre rush for 3 yards to the NU21 (Phillips, Brad;Bryant,
               Corbin).
  M 2-7  N21   Ringer, Javon rush for 8 yards to the NU13, 1ST DOWN MSU (Arrington,
               M.;Browne, Vince).
  M 1-10 N13   Ringer, Javon rush for 13 yards to the NU0, 1ST DOWN MSU, TOUCHDOWN,
               clock 02:34.
               Swenson, Brett kick attempt good.

                               =================================
                               MICHIGAN STATE 17, NORTHWESTERN 0
                               =================================

--------------- 4 plays, 34 yards, TOP 01:43 ---------------

               Boleski, Todd kickoff 64 yards to the NU6, Conteh, Omar return 34 yards to
               the NU40 (Boleski, Todd;Robinson, T.).
      N 1-10 N40   NORTHWESTERN drive start at 02:34.
      N 1-10 N40   Bacher, C.J. rush for no gain to the NU40, out-of-bounds (Anderson, T.).
      N 2-10 N40   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Sutton, Tyrell for 7 yards to the NU47
                   (Jones, Greg;Ware, Jeremy).
      N 3-3  N47   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Lane, Ross for 11 yards to the MSU42,
                   1ST DOWN NU (Wiley, Otis;Davis-Clark, K.).
      N 1-10 M42   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Sutton, Tyrell for 9 yards to the MSU33,
                   out-of-bounds (Fortener, Dan).
      N 2-1  M33   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Stewart, Sidney, dropped pass.
      N 3-1  M33   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Peterman, Eric for 5 yards to the MSU28,
                   1ST DOWN NU.
      N 1-10 M28   Bacher, C.J. rush for 5 yards to the MSU23, out-of-bounds (Gordon,
                   Eric).
      N 2-5  M23   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Peterman, Eric for 4 yards to the MSU19,
                   out-of-bounds (Fortener, Dan).

                               =======END OF 1st QUARTER========
                               MICHIGAN STATE 17, NORTHWESTERN 0
                               =================================

Play-by-Play Summary (2nd quarter)
      N 3-1  M19   Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
      N 3-1  M19   Sutton, Tyrell rush for 3 yards to the MSU16, 1ST DOWN NU
                   (Allison, Ryan).
      N 1-10 M16   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Ebert, Jeremy (Allison, Ryan).
      N 2-10 M16   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Sutton, Tyrell.
      N 3-10 M16   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Sutton, Tyrell for 12 yards to the MSU4,
                   1ST DOWN NU, out-of-bounds (Fortener, Dan).
      N 1-G  M04   Bacher, C.J. rush for 4 yards to the MSU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 13:55.
                   Villarreal, A. kick attempt good.

                               =================================
                               MICHIGAN STATE 17, NORTHWESTERN 7
                               =================================

--------------- 13 plays, 60 yards, TOP 03:39 ---------------

                   Demos, Stefan kickoff 65 yards to the MSU5, Winston, Glenn return 22
                   yards to the MSU27 (Arnold, David;Dinard, Mike).
  M 1-10 M27   MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 13:55.
  M 1-10 M27   Ringer, Javon rush for 1 yard to the MSU28 (Kwateng, Prince).
  M 2-9  M28   Ringer, Javon rush for no gain to the MSU28 (Kwateng, Prince).
  M 3-9  M28   Hoyer, Brian pass complete to White, Blair for 15 yards to the MSU43, 1ST
               DOWN MSU, out-of-bounds (McManis, S.).
  M 1-10 M43   Hoyer, Brian sacked for loss of 11 yards to the MSU32 (Bryant, Corbin).
  M 2-21 M32   Hoyer, Brian pass complete to Ringer, Javon for 8 yards to the MSU40 (Mims,
               Kevin;Gill, John).
  M 3-13 M40   Hoyer, Brian pass incomplete to Cunningham, B., PENALTY NU offside
               defense (Wootton, Corey) 5 yards to the MSU45, NO PLAY.
  M 3-8  M45   Hoyer, Brian sacked for loss of 4 yards to the MSU41 (Mims, Kevin;Kwateng,
               Prince).
  M 4-12 M41   Bates, Aaron punt 57 yards to the NU2, downed.
--------------- 6 plays, 14 yards, TOP 03:48 ---------------

      N 1-10 N02   NORTHWESTERN drive start at 10:07.
      N 1-10 N02   Sutton, Tyrell rush for 1 yard to the NU3 (Gordon, Eric).
      N 2-9  N03   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Ebert, Jeremy for 5 yards to the NU8,
                   out-of-bounds (Wiley, Otis).
      N 3-4  N08   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Ward, Rasheed (Ware, Jeremy).
      N 4-4  N08   Demos, Stefan punt 46 yards to the MSU46, downed.
--------------- 3 plays, 6 yards, TOP 01:11 ---------------

  M 1-10 M46   MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 08:56.
  M 1-10 M46   MSU ball on MSU47.
  M 1-10 M47   Hoyer, Brian pass incomplete to Curry, Deon.
  M 2-10 M47   Ringer, Javon rush for 1 yard to the MSU48 (Davie, Quentin).
  M 3-9  M48   Hoyer, Brian pass incomplete to Cunningham, B., QB hurry by Kwateng, Prince.
  M 4-9  M48   Bates, Aaron punt 52 yards to the NU0, touchback.
--------------- 3 plays, 1 yards, TOP 01:01 ---------------

      N 1-10 N20   NORTHWESTERN drive start at 07:55.
      N 1-10 N20   Sutton, Tyrell rush for loss of 1 yard to the NU19 (Holmes, Dwayne).
      N 2-11 N19   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Lane, Ross for 9 yards to the NU28,
                   out-of-bounds (Weaver, Ross).
      N 3-2  N28   Bacher, C.J. rush for 3 yards to the NU31, 1ST DOWN NU (Gordon,
                   Eric).
      N 1-10 N31   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Sutton, Tyrell for no gain to the NU31
                   (Gordon, Eric).
      N 2-10 N31   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Sutton, Tyrell.
      N 3-10 N31   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Peterman, Eric for 16 yards to the NU47,
                   1ST DOWN NU.
      N 1-10 N47   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Ebert, Jeremy, dropped pass.
      N 2-10 N47   Sutton, Tyrell rush for 3 yards to the 50 yardline (Jeremiah, A.).
      N 3-7  N50   Bacher, C.J. rush for 18 yards to the MSU32, 1ST DOWN NU
                   (Allison, Ryan).
      N 1-10 M32   Sutton, Tyrell rush for 11 yards to the MSU21, 1ST DOWN NU
                   (Jones, Greg).
      N 1-10 M21   Sutton, Tyrell rush for loss of 2 yards to the MSU23 (Jones, Greg).
      N 2-12 M23   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Conteh, Omar (Ware, Jeremy).
      N 3-12 M23   Bacher, C.J. pass intercepted by Adams, Johnny at the MSU0, Adams,
                   Johnny return 0 yards to the MSU0 (Peterman, Eric), touchback.
--------------- 13 plays, 57 yards, TOP 03:59 ---------------

  M 1-10 M20   MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 03:56.
  M 1-10 M20   Ringer, Javon rush for 11 yards to the MSU31, 1ST DOWN MSU (Phillips,
               Brad;Mabin, Jordan).
  M 1-10 M31   Ringer, Javon rush for 3 yards to the MSU34 (Phillips, Brad;Kwateng,
               Prince).
  M 2-7  M34   Ringer, Javon rush for 4 yards to the MSU38 (Phillips, Brad;Arrington, M.).
  M 3-3  M38   Hoyer, Brian pass complete to White, Blair for 6 yards to the MSU44, 1ST
               DOWN MSU, out-of-bounds (Smith, Brendan).
  M 1-10 M44   Hoyer, Brian pass complete to Martin, Keshawn for 42 yards to the NU14,
               1ST DOWN MSU (Phillips, Brad).
  M 1-10 N14   Anderson, Andre rush for 2 yards to the NU12 (Bryant, Corbin).
  M 2-8  N12   Ringer, Javon rush for 5 yards to the NU7 (Arrington, M.).
  M 3-3  N07   Timeout Michigan State, clock 00:58.
  M 3-3  N07   Timeout Northwestern, clock 00:58.
  M 3-3  N07   Hoyer, Brian pass complete to Hawken, Andrew for 7 yards to the NU0, 1ST
               DOWN MSU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:53.
               Swenson, Brett kick attempt good.

                               =================================
                               MICHIGAN STATE 24, NORTHWESTERN 7
                               =================================

--------------- 8 plays, 80 yards, TOP 03:03 ---------------

               Boleski, Todd kickoff 60 yards to the NU10, Matthews, J. return 15 yards to
               the NU25 (Denson, Brandon;Bell, Mike).
      N 1-10 N25   NORTHWESTERN drive start at 00:53.
      N 1-10 N25   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Ward, Rasheed.
      N 2-10 N25   Sutton, Tyrell rush for 4 yards to the NU29 (Jones, Greg).
      N 3-6  N29   End of half, clock 00:00.

                               =======END OF 2nd QUARTER========
                               MICHIGAN STATE 24, NORTHWESTERN 7
                               =================================

Play-by-Play Summary (3rd quarter)
      N 3-6  N29   Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, MSU ball on MSU30.
--------------- 2 plays, 4 yards, TOP 00:53 ---------------

               Boleski, Todd kickoff 70 yards to the NU0, touchback.
      N 1-10 N20   NORTHWESTERN drive start at 15:00.
      N 1-10 N20   Sutton, Tyrell rush for 6 yards to the NU26 (Fortener, Dan;Jones, Greg).
      N 2-4  N26   Sutton, Tyrell rush for 66 yards to the MSU8, 1ST DOWN NU
                   (Davis-Clark, K.).
      N 1-G  M08   Sutton, Tyrell rush for 2 yards to the MSU6 (Gordon, Eric).
      N 2-G  M06   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Lane, Ross, QB hurry by Kershaw, Justin.
      N 3-G  M06   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Ward, Rasheed for 6 yards to the MSU0,
                   TOUCHDOWN, clock 13:53.
                   Villarreal, A. kick attempt good.

                               ==================================
                               MICHIGAN STATE 24, NORTHWESTERN 14
                               ==================================

--------------- 5 plays, 80 yards, TOP 01:07 ---------------

                   Demos, Stefan kickoff 17 yards to the NU47, fair catch by Wiley, Otis,
                   PENALTY NU offside declined, PENALTY NU kick catching interference
                   15 yards to the NU32, 1st and 10, MSU ball on NU32.
  M 1-10 N32   MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 13:53.
  M 1-10 N32   Ringer, Javon rush for loss of 2 yards to the NU34 (Davie, Quentin).
  M 2-12 N34   Hoyer, Brian pass incomplete, PENALTY NU pass interference (Smith,
               Brendan) 15 yards to the NU19, 1ST DOWN MSU, NO PLAY.
  M 1-10 N19   Ringer, Javon rush for 11 yards to the NU8, out-of-bounds (Smith, Brendan),
               PENALTY MSU holding (McPherson, Jeff) 10 yards to the NU29, NO PLAY.
  M 1-20 N29   Anderson, Andre rush for 3 yards to the NU26 (Arrington, M.).
  M 2-17 N26   Hoyer, Brian pass complete to Hawken, Andrew for 21 yards to the NU5, 1ST
               DOWN MSU (Phillips, Brad;Smith, Brendan).
  M 1-G  N05   Ringer, Javon rush for 3 yards to the NU2 (Arrington, M.).
  M 2-G  N02   Ringer, Javon rush for 1 yard to the NU1 (Phillips, Brad;Kwateng, Prince).
  M 3-G  N01   Ringer, Javon rush for 1 yard to the NU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 10:23.
               Swenson, Brett kick attempt good.

                               ==================================
                               MICHIGAN STATE 31, NORTHWESTERN 14
                               ==================================

--------------- 6 plays, 32 yards, TOP 03:30 ---------------

               Boleski, Todd kickoff 70 yards to the NU0, touchback.
      N 1-10 N20   NORTHWESTERN drive start at 10:23.
      N 1-10 N20   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Lane, Ross for 18 yards to the NU38,
                   1ST DOWN NU (Decker, Adam).
      N 1-10 N38   Sutton, Tyrell rush for 1 yard to the NU39 (Ware, Jeremy).
      N 2-9  N39   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Lane, Ross for 8 yards to the NU47
                   (Allison, Ryan;Adams, Johnny).
      N 3-1  N47   Sutton, Tyrell rush for 1 yard to the NU48, 1ST DOWN NU (Allison,
                   Ryan).
      N 1-10 N48   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Stewart, Sidney for 11 yards to the MSU41,
                   1ST DOWN NU (Decker, Adam;Davis-Clark, K.).
      N 1-10 M41   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Stewart, Sidney (Holmes, Dwayne).
      N 2-10 M41   Sutton, Tyrell rush for 8 yards to the MSU33 (Kershaw, Justin).
      N 3-2  M33   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Peterman, Eric (Allison, Ryan).
      N 4-2  M33   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Lane, Ross for 7 yards to the MSU26,
                   1ST DOWN NU (Fortener, Dan).
      N 1-10 M26   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Sutton, Tyrell for 11 yards to the MSU15,
                   1ST DOWN NU (Ware, Jeremy).
      N 1-10 M15   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Peterman, Eric.
      N 2-10 M15   Sutton, Tyrell rush for 1 yard to the MSU14 (Gordon, Eric;Neely, Colin).
      N 3-9  M14   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Ebert, Jeremy (Fortener, Dan).
      N 4-9  M14   Villarreal, A. field goal attempt from 31 GOOD, clock 06:53.

                               ==================================
                               MICHIGAN STATE 31, NORTHWESTERN 17
                               ==================================

--------------- 14 plays, 66 yards, TOP 03:30 ---------------

                   Demos, Stefan kickoff 60 yards to the MSU10, Winston, Glenn return 34
                   yards to the MSU44 (Demos, Stefan).
  M 1-10 M44   MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 06:53.
  M 1-10 M44   Hoyer, Brian pass complete to Cunningham, B. for 6 yards to the 50 yardline
               (McManis, S.).
  M 2-4  M50   Ringer, Javon rush for 3 yards to the NU47 (Gill, John).
  M 3-1  N47   Ringer, Javon rush for 1 yard to the NU46, 1ST DOWN MSU (Mims,
               Kevin;Mabin, Jordan).
  M 1-10 N46   Hoyer, Brian pass complete to Cunningham, B. for 14 yards to the NU32,
               1ST DOWN MSU, out-of-bounds (McManis, S.).
  M 1-10 N32   Ringer, Javon rush for 5 yards to the NU27 (Kwateng, Prince;Arrington, M.).
  M 2-5  N27   Ringer, Javon rush for no gain to the NU27 (Davie, Quentin;Smith, Brendan).
  M 3-5  N27   Hoyer, Brian pass complete to Martin, Keshawn for 11 yards to the NU16
               (Smith, Brendan;Arrington, M.), PENALTY MSU illegal motion (Cunningham,
               B.) 5 yards to the NU32, NO PLAY.
  M 3-10 N32   Hoyer, Brian pass complete to Smith, Fred for 7 yards to the NU25,
               out-of-bounds (Mabin, Jordan;Phillips, Brad).
  M 4-3  N25   Swenson, Brett field goal attempt from 42 GOOD, clock 02:18.

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                               MICHIGAN STATE 34, NORTHWESTERN 17
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--------------- 8 plays, 31 yards, TOP 04:35 ---------------

               Boleski, Todd kickoff 69 yards to the NU1, Matthews, J. return 16 yards to
               the NU17 (Allison, Ryan).
      N 1-10 N17   NORTHWESTERN drive start at 02:18.
      N 1-10 N17   Sutton, Tyrell rush for 1 yard to the NU18 (Gordon, Eric).
      N 2-9  N18   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Lane, Ross for 5 yards to the NU23,
                   out-of-bounds (Wiley, Otis).
      N 3-4  N23   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Lane, Ross for 7 yards to the NU30, 1ST
                   DOWN NU (Ware, Jeremy).
      N 1-10 N30   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Peterman, Eric (Fortener, Dan).
      N 2-10 N30   Sutton, Tyrell rush for 4 yards to the NU34 (Long, Brandon).
      N 3-6  N34   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Ward, Rasheed for 9 yards to the NU43,
                   1ST DOWN NU.
      N 1-10 N43   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Ward, Rasheed for 6 yards to the NU49
                   (Long, Brandon;Gordon, Eric).

                               ========END OF 3rd QUARTER========
                               MICHIGAN STATE 34, NORTHWESTERN 17
                               ==================================

Play-by-Play Summary (4th quarter)
      N 2-4  N49   Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
      N 2-4  N49   Sutton, Tyrell rush for 7 yards to the MSU44, 1ST DOWN NU
                   (Gordon, Eric;Jones, Greg).
      N 1-10 M44   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Stewart, Sidney for 3 yards to the MSU41
                   (Gordon, Eric).
      N 2-7  M41   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Ward, Rasheed (Long, Brandon).
      N 3-7  M41   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Peterman, Eric, PENALTY MSU pass
                   interference (Decker, Adam) 3 yards to the MSU38, 1ST DOWN NU, NO
                   PLAY.
      N 1-10 M38   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Peterman, Eric.
      N 2-10 M38   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Sutton, Tyrell (Gordon, Eric).
      N 3-10 M38   Sutton, Tyrell rush for 7 yards to the MSU31 (Jones, Greg).
      N 4-3  M31   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Sutton, Tyrell for 5 yards to the MSU26,
                   1ST DOWN NU, out-of-bounds (Ware, Jeremy), PENALTY MSU roughing
                   passer (Anderson, T.) 13 yards to the MSU13, 1ST DOWN NU.
      N 1-10 M13   1st and 10.
      N 1-10 M13   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Ward, Rasheed for 7 yards to the MSU6
                   (Gordon, Eric).
      N 2-3  M06   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Ward, Rasheed.
      N 3-3  M06   Sutton, Tyrell rush for 2 yards to the MSU4 (Fortener, Dan).
      N 4-1  M04   Villarreal, A. field goal attempt from 22 GOOD, clock 11:53.

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                               MICHIGAN STATE 34, NORTHWESTERN 20
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--------------- 18 plays, 79 yards, TOP 05:25 ---------------

                   Demos, Stefan kickoff 38 yards to the MSU32, Pendy, Andrew return 11
                   yards to the MSU43 (Schmidt, Jacob).
  M 1-10 M43   MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 11:53.
  M 1-10 M43   Ringer, Javon rush for 7 yards to the 50 yardline (Kwateng, Prince).
  M 2-3  M50   Hoyer, Brian pass complete to White, Blair for 8 yards to the NU42, 1ST
               DOWN MSU (Mabin, Jordan).
  M 1-10 N42   Hoyer, Brian pass incomplete to Martin, Keshawn, dropped pass.
  M 2-10 N42   Ringer, Javon rush for 11 yards to the NU31, 1ST DOWN MSU (Davie,
               Quentin).
  M 1-10 N31   Ringer, Javon rush for no gain to the NU31 (Kwateng, Prince;Gill, John).
  M 2-10 N31   Ringer, Javon rush for 6 yards to the NU25 (Phillips, Brad;Thomas, M.).
  M 3-4  N25   Hoyer, Brian pass complete to Ringer, Javon for 8 yards to the NU17, 1ST
               DOWN MSU (Mabin, Jordan;Kwateng, Prince).
  M 1-10 N17   Anderson, Andre rush for 2 yards to the NU15 (Browne, Vince).
  M 2-8  N15   Anderson, Andre rush for no gain to the NU15 (Phillips, Brad).
  M 3-8  N15   Ringer, Javon rush for loss of 1 yard to the NU16 (Phillips, Brad;Wootton,
               Corey).
  M 4-9  N16   Swenson, Brett field goal attempt from 34 GOOD, clock 05:54.

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                               MICHIGAN STATE 37, NORTHWESTERN 20
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--------------- 11 plays, 41 yards, TOP 05:59 ---------------

               Boleski, Todd kickoff 70 yards to the NU0, Matthews, J. return 40 yards to
               the NU40, out-of-bounds (Boleski, Todd).
      N 1-10 N40   NORTHWESTERN drive start at 05:54.
      N 1-10 N40   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Ward, Rasheed for 5 yards to the NU45.
      N 2-5  N45   Bacher, C.J. sacked for loss of 11 yards to the NU34 (Kershaw, Justin).
      N 3-16 N34   Timeout Northwestern, clock 05:08.
      N 3-16 N34   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Ward, Rasheed for 8 yards to the NU42
                   (Allison, Ryan).
      N 4-8  N42   PENALTY NU false start (Netter, Al) 5 yards to the NU37.
      N 4-13 N37   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Ward, Rasheed, QB hurry by Anderson, T..
--------------- 4 plays, minus 3 yards, TOP 01:34 ---------------

  M 1-10 N37   MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 04:20.
  M 1-10 N37   Ringer, Javon rush for 2 yards to the NU35 (Davie, Quentin;Phillips, Brad),
               PENALTY MSU false start declined.
  M 2-8  N35   Timeout Northwestern, clock 04:10.
  M 2-8  N35   Ringer, Javon rush for no gain to the NU35 (Bryant, Corbin).
  M 3-8  N35   Ringer, Javon rush for 1 yard to the NU34 (Mims, Kevin).
  M 4-7  N34   Bates, Aaron punt 32 yards to the NU2, downed.
--------------- 3 plays, 3 yards, TOP 01:04 ---------------

      N 1-10 N02   NORTHWESTERN drive start at 03:16.
      N 1-10 N02   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Lane, Ross.
      N 2-10 N02   Sutton, Tyrell rush for 4 yards to the NU6 (Jones, Greg;Anderson, T.).
      N 3-6  N06   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Stewart, Sidney for 11 yards to the NU17,
                   1ST DOWN NU, out-of-bounds (Allison, Ryan).
      N 1-10 N17   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Stewart, Sidney for 5 yards to the NU22
                   (Ware, Jeremy).
      N 2-5  N22   Bacher, C.J. rush for 4 yards to the NU26, out-of-bounds (Allison,
                   Ryan).
      N 3-1  N26   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Lane, Ross for 17 yards to the NU43,
                   1ST DOWN NU (Wiley, Otis;Adams, Johnny).
      N 1-10 N43   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Stewart, Sidney for 5 yards to the NU48,
                   out-of-bounds (Ware, Jeremy).
      N 2-5  N48   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Stewart, Sidney for 9 yards to the MSU43,
                   1ST DOWN NU (Jones, Greg).
      N 1-10 M43   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Yarbrough, Jeff (Ware, Jeremy).
      N 2-10 M43   Conteh, Omar rush for 5 yards to the MSU38 (Allison, Ryan).
      N 3-5  M38   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Stewart, Sidney for 5 yards to the MSU33,
                   1ST DOWN NU (Allison, Ryan).
      N 1-10 M33   Timeout Michigan State, clock 00:48.
      N 1-10 M33   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Ward, Rasheed, QB hurry by Anderson, T..
      N 2-10 M33   Bacher, C.J. pass complete to Ward, Rasheed for 4 yards to the MSU29
                   (Jones, Greg).
      N 3-6  M29   Bacher, C.J. rush for 9 yards to the MSU20, 1ST DOWN NU (Allison,
                   Ryan).
      N 1-10 M20   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Stewart, Sidney (Fortener, Dan),
                   PENALTY MSU pass interference (Fortener, Dan) 14 yards to the MSU6,
                   1ST DOWN NU, NO PLAY.
      N 1-G  M06   Timeout Michigan State, clock 00:05.
      N 1-G  M06   Bacher, C.J. pass incomplete to Stewart, Sidney (Ware, Jeremy), QB hurry
                   by Wiley, Otis.
      N 2-G  M06   End of game, clock 00:00.
--------------- 15 plays, 92 yards, TOP 03:16 ---------------

                               ============FINAL SCORE===========
                               MICHIGAN STATE 37, NORTHWESTERN 20
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