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Northwestern vs Michigan State (Oct 15, 2016)
  Scoring Summary  
Scoring Summary (Final)
2016 Michigan State Football
Northwestern vs Michigan State (Oct 15, 2016 at East Lansing, Mich.)

Northwestern (3-3,2-1) vs. Michigan State (2-4,0-3)

Date: Oct 15, 2016 • Site: East Lansing, Mich.  • Stadium: Spartan Stadium  •  Attendance: 75625

Score by Quarters  Score 
Northwestern   7  12  21  14  54 
Michigan State   14  3  14  9  40 

SCORING SUMMARY   NU -MSU  
1st  09:53  MSU   Price, Josiah 15 yd pass from Lewerke, Brian (Geiger, Michael kick) 
         3 plays, 39 yards, TOP 1:21  0 - 7 
  08:31  MSU   Layne, Justin 43 yd interception return (Geiger, Michael kick) 
           0 - 14 
  03:32  NU   Jackson, Justin 29 yd run (Mitchell, Jack kick) 
         8 plays, 61 yards, TOP 2:43  7 - 14 
2nd  14:15  MSU   Geiger, Michael 41 yd field goal 
         9 plays, 52 yards, TOP 4:17  7 - 17 
  10:04  NU   Carr, Austin 9 yd pass from Thorson, C. (Mitchell, Jack kick) 
         12 plays, 75 yards, TOP 4:06  14 - 17 
  09:23  NU   Gaziano, Joe safety 
           16 - 17 
  06:42  NU   Mitchell, Jack 33 yd field goal 
         7 plays, 33 yards, TOP 2:37  19 - 17 
3rd  13:28  NU   Nagel, Flynn 57 yd pass from Thorson, C. (Mitchell, Jack kick) 
         4 plays, 75 yards, TOP 1:32  26 - 17 
  06:49  NU   Thorson, C. 9 yd run (Mitchell, Jack kick) 
         10 plays, 86 yards, TOP 3:28  33 - 17 
  05:54  MSU   Shelton, R.J. 59 yd pass from O'Connor, Tyler (Geiger, Michael kick) 
         3 plays, 75 yards, TOP 0:55  33 - 24 
  02:08  MSU   Shelton, R.J. 86 yd pass from O'Connor, Tyler (Geiger, Michael kick) 
         1 play, 86 yards, TOP 0:11  33 - 31 
  01:53  NU   Vault, Solomon 95 yd kickoff return (Mitchell, Jack kick) 
           40 - 31 
4th  08:25  NU   Jackson, Justin 26 yd run (Mitchell, Jack kick) 
         13 plays, 91 yards, TOP 6:18  47 - 31 
  07:10  MSU   Corley, Donnie 9 yd pass from O'Connor, Tyler (Shelton, R.J. pass failed) 
         5 plays, 76 yards, TOP 1:09  47 - 37 
  05:02  NU   Carr, Austin 29 yd pass from Thorson, C. (Mitchell, Jack kick) 
         6 plays, 47 yards, TOP 2:07  54 - 37 
  00:56  MSU   Geiger, Michael 35 yd field goal 
         7 plays, 11 yards, TOP 1:26  54 - 40 

Kickoff time: 3:36 pm  • End of Game: 7:14pm  • Total elapsed time: 3:38
Referee: John O'Neill  •  Umpire: Bobby Colosimo  •  Linesman: William Sutter  •  Line judge: Tom Krispinsky  •  Back judge: Michael Elliott •  Field judge: Ed Rohan  •  Side judge: Steve Hassel  •  Center judge: Mike Conlin  • 
Temperature: 67  • Wind: SSW 13  • Weather: Overcast
  Team Statistics  
Team Statistics (Final)
2016 Michigan State Football
Northwestern vs Michigan State (Oct 15, 2016 at East Lansing, Mich.)

 Team Totals  NU  MSU 
FIRST DOWNS  26  18 
   Rushing  13 
   Passing  12  15 
   Penalty 
NET YARDS RUSHING  209  51 
   Rushing Attempts  51  23 
   Average Per Rush  4.1  2.2 
   Rushing Touchdowns 
   Yards Gained Rushing  230  86 
   Yards Lost Rushing  21  35 
NET YARDS PASSING  281  424 
   Completions-Attempts-Int  27-35-1  27-42-1 
   Average Per Attempt  8.0  10.1 
   Average Per Completion  10.4  15.7 
   Passing Touchdowns 
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS  490  475 
   Total offense plays  86  65 
   Average Gain Per Play  5.7  7.3 
Fumbles: Number-Lost  0-0  1-1 
Penalties: Number-Yards  4-25  5-34 
PUNTS-YARDS  6-214  5-231 
   Average Yards Per Punt  35.7  46.2 
   Net Yards Per Punt  30.5  43.8 
   Inside 20 
   50+ Yards 
   Touchbacks 
   Fair catch 
KICKOFFS-YARDS  9-581  8-418 
   Average Yards Per Kickoff  64.6  52.2 
   Net Yards Per Kickoff  42.9  26.4 
   Touchbacks 
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD  3-12-0  3-31-0 
   Average Per Return  4.0  10.3 
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD  3-132-1  4-70-0 
   Average Per Return  44.0  17.5 
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD  1-0-0  1-43-1 
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD  0-0-0  0-0-0 
Miscellaneous Yards 
Possession Time  35:34  24:26 
   1st Quarter  6:04  8:56 
   2nd Quarter  10:39  4:21 
   3rd Quarter  7:42  7:18 
   4th Quarter  11:09  3:51 
Third-Down Conversions  10 of 19  5 of 16 
Fourth-Down Conversions  1 of 1  0 of 1 
Red-Zone Scores-Chances  3-3  3-3 
   Touchdowns  2-3  2-3 
   Field goals  1-3  1-3 
Sacks By: Number-Yards  4-34  1-8 
PAT Kicks  7-7  4-4 
Field Goals  1-1  2-2 
Points off turnovers 
  Individual Statistics  
Individual Statistics (Final)
2016 Michigan State Football
Northwestern vs Michigan State (Oct 15, 2016 at East Lansing, Mich.)

Northwestern
  
Michigan State
RUSHING  No.  Gain  Loss  Net  TD  Lg  Avg. 
Jackson, Justin  34  194  188  29  5.5 
Thorson, C.   20  12  2.4 
Moten IV, John   15  12  1.5 
Vault, Solomon   1.0 
TEAM   -4  -1.3 
Totals...  51  230  21  209  29  4.1 
  
  
RUSHING  No.  Gain  Loss  Net  TD  Lg  Avg. 
Lewerke, Brian   38  30  24  4.3 
Scott, LJ   25  25  23  8.3 
London, Madre   2.0 
Holmes, Gerald   1.0 
Corley, Donnie   5.0 
O'Connor, Tyler  27  -20  -5.0 
Totals...  23  86  35  51  24  2.2 
 
PASSING  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds  TD  Long  Sack 
Thorson, C.   27-35-1  281  57 
Totals...  27-35-1  281  57 
  
  
  
PASSING  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds  TD  Long  Sack 
O'Connor, Tyler  13-21-1  281  86 
Lewerke, Brian   12-19-0  99  33 
Shelton, R.J.   2-2-0  44  25 
Totals...  27-42-1  424  86 
 
RECEIVING  No.  Yds  TD  Lg 
Carr, Austin   11  130  29 
Nagel, Flynn   81  57 
Jackson, Justin  10 
Scanlan, Andrew  32  20 
Wilson, Macan   15 
Vault, Solomon  
Dickerson, G.  
Totals...  27  281  57 
  
  
  
  
  
RECEIVING  No.  Yds  TD  Lg 
Shelton, R.J.   190  86 
Corley, Donnie   73  25 
Price, Josiah   52  19 
Lyles, Jamal   39  17 
Scott, LJ  
Williams, D.   22  22 
Davis, Felton   15  15 
Line, Prescott   12  12 
Madaris, Monty  
Jackson, T.  
Holmes, Gerald  
Totals...  27  424  86 
 
PUNTING  No.  Yds  Avg  Long  In20  TB 
Niswander, H.   214  42.8  62 
TEAM   0.0 
Totals...  214  35.7  62 
  
PUNTING  No.  Yds  Avg  Long  In20  TB 
Hartbarger, J.   231  46.2  61 
Totals...  231  46.2  61 
  
 
   Punts  Kickoffs  Intercept 
ALL RETURNS  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg 
Nagel, Flynn   12  24  24 
Vault, Solomon   95  95 
Dickerson, G.   13  13 
McGee, Jared  
Totals...  12  132  95 
  
  
   Punts  Kickoffs  Intercept 
ALL RETURNS  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg 
Shelton, R.J.   70  24 
Sowards, B.   11 
Watts-Jackson   13  13 
Layne, Justin   43  43 
Barksdale, E.  
Totals...  31  13  70  24  43  43 
 
ALL PURPOSE  Rush  Rcv  KR  PR  IR  Total 
Jackson, Justin  188  10  198 
Carr, Austin   130  130 
Nagel, Flynn   81  24  12  117 
Vault, Solomon   95  104 
Scanlan, Andrew  32  32 
Dickerson, G.   13  18 
Wilson, Macan   15  15 
Moten IV, John   12  12 
Thorson, C.   12  12 
TEAM   -4  -4 
Totals...  209  281  132  12  634 
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
ALL PURPOSE  Rush  Rcv  KR  PR  IR  Total 
Shelton, R.J.   190  70  260 
Corley, Donnie   73  78 
Price, Josiah   52  52 
Layne, Justin   43  43 
Lyles, Jamal   39  39 
Lewerke, Brian   30  30 
Scott, LJ   25  27 
Williams, D.   22  22 
Davis, Felton   15  15 
Watts-Jackson   13  13 
Line, Prescott   12  12 
Sowards, B.   11  11 
Holmes, Gerald   10 
Barksdale, E.  
Madaris, Monty  
Jackson, T.  
London, Madre  
O'Connor, Tyler  -20  -20 
Totals...  51  424  70  31  43  619 
 
FIELD GOAL ATTEMPTS 
Mitchell, Jack  2nd  06:42  33 yards  Good 
  
  
FIELD GOAL ATTEMPTS 
Geiger, Michael  2nd  14:15  41 yards  Good 
Geiger, Michael  4th  00:56  35 yards  Good 
 
KICKOFFS  No.  Yds  TB  OB  Avg. 
Mitchell, Jack   581  64.6 
  
  
KICKOFFS  No.  Yds  TB  OB  Avg. 
Hartbarger, J.   42  42.0 
Cronin, Kevin   376  53.7 
 
FUMBLES: Northwestern-None. Michigan State-O'Connor, Tyler 1-1.
  Drive Chart  
Drive Chart (Final)
2016 Michigan State Football
Northwestern vs Michigan State (Oct 15, 2016 at East Lansing, Mich.)

   Drive Started  Drive Ended  Consumed    
Team  Qtr  Spot  Time  Obtained  Spot  Time     How Lost  Pl-Yds  TOP  RZ 
NU   1st  N01  12:30  Punt  N05  11:14     Punt  3-4  1:16    
NU   1st  N35  09:53  Kickoff  N39  08:31     Interception  3-4  1:22    
NU   1st  N25  08:31  Kickoff  N28  07:48     Punt  3-3  0:43    
NU   1st  N39  06:15  Punt  M00  03:32  TOUCHDOWN  8-61  2:43    
NU   2nd  N25  14:10  Kickoff  M00  10:04  TOUCHDOWN  12-75  4:06 
NU   2nd  M49  09:19  Kickoff  M16  06:42  FIELD GOAL  7-33  2:37 
NU   2nd  N31  05:29  Punt  N36  02:09     Punt  6-5  3:20    
NU   2nd  N12  00:27  Punt  N10  00:00     End of half  1--2  0:27    
NU   3rd  N25  15:00  Kickoff  M00  13:28  TOUCHDOWN  4-75  1:32    
NU   3rd  N14  10:17  Punt  M00  06:49  TOUCHDOWN  10-86  3:28 
NU   3rd  N25  05:54  Kickoff  N30  04:44     Punt  3-5  1:10    
NU   3rd  M41  03:36  Fumble  M43  02:19     Punt  3--2  1:17    
NU   3rd  M00  01:53  Kickoff  M00  01:53  TOUCHDOWN  0-0  0:00    
NU   4th  N09  14:43  Interception  M00  08:25  TOUCHDOWN  13-91  6:18    
NU   4th  M47  07:09  Kickoff  M00  05:02  TOUCHDOWN  6-47  2:07    
NU   4th  N43  04:09  Downs  N49  02:22     Punt  3-6  1:47    
NU   4th  M37  00:56  Kickoff  M39  00:00     End of half  2--2  0:56    
  
MSU   1st  M25  15:00  Kickoff  N37  12:30     Punt  6-38  2:30    
MSU   1st  N39  11:14  Punt  N00  09:53  TOUCHDOWN  3-39  1:21 
MSU   1st  N00  08:31  Interception  N00  08:31  TOUCHDOWN  0-0  0:00    
MSU   1st  M10  07:48  Punt  M17  06:15     Punt  3-7  1:33    
MSU   1st  M25  03:32  Kickoff  N23  14:15  FIELD GOAL  9-52  4:17    
MSU   2nd  M05  09:58  Kickoff  M00  09:23  SAFETY  3--5  0:35    
MSU   2nd  M20  06:37  Kickoff  M22  05:29     Punt  3-2  1:08    
MSU   2nd  M28  02:09  Punt  M32  00:27     Punt  3-4  1:42    
MSU   3rd  M20  13:23  Kickoff  M40  10:17     Punt  6-20  3:06    
MSU   3rd  M25  06:49  Kickoff  N00  05:54  TOUCHDOWN  3-75  0:55    
MSU   3rd  M28  04:44  Punt  M41  03:36     Fumble  4-13  1:08    
MSU   3rd  M14  02:19  Punt  N00  02:08  TOUCHDOWN  1-86  0:11    
MSU   3rd  M25  01:53  Kickoff  M40  14:43     Interception  6-15  2:10    
MSU   4th  M24  08:19  Kickoff  N00  07:10  TOUCHDOWN  5-76  1:09 
MSU   4th  M25  05:02  Kickoff  N43  04:09     Downs  5-32  0:53    
MSU   4th  N29  02:22  Punt  N18  00:56  FIELD GOAL  7-11  1:26 

   1st  2nd  3rd  4th     1st  2nd       
Northwestern   Qtr  Qtr  Qtr  Qtr     Half  Half     Total 
Time of possession   06:04   10:39   07:42   11:09      16:43   18:51      35:34  
3rd Down Conversions   2/5   3/5   2/4   3/5      5/10   5/9      10/19  
Average field position  N25   N29   N44   N42      N27   N43      N35  
4th Down Conversions   0/0   0/0   0/0   1/1      0/0   1/1      1/1  
  
   1st  2nd  3rd  4th     1st  2nd       
Michigan State   Qtr  Qtr  Qtr  Qtr     Half  Half     Total 
Time of possession   08:56   04:21   07:18   03:51      13:17   11:09      24:26  
3rd Down Conversions   2/4   0/4   2/4   1/4      2/8   3/8      5/16  
Average field position  M30   M17   M22   M40      M24   M29      M27  
4th Down Conversions   0/0   0/0   0/0   0/1      0/0   0/1      0/1  
Drive Chart (By Quarter)

   Drive Started  Drive Ended  Consumed    
Team  Qtr  Spot  Time  Obtained  Spot  Time     How Lost  Pl-Yds  TOP  RZ 
MSU   1st  M25  15:00  Kickoff  N37  12:30     Punt  6-38  2:30    
NU   1st  N01  12:30  Punt  N05  11:14     Punt  3-4  1:16    
MSU   1st  N39  11:14  Punt  N00  09:53  TOUCHDOWN  3-39  1:21 
NU   1st  N35  09:53  Kickoff  N39  08:31     Interception  3-4  1:22    
MSU   1st  N00  08:31  Interception  N00  08:31  TOUCHDOWN  0-0  0:00    
NU   1st  N25  08:31  Kickoff  N28  07:48     Punt  3-3  0:43    
MSU   1st  M10  07:48  Punt  M17  06:15     Punt  3-7  1:33    
NU   1st  N39  06:15  Punt  M00  03:32  TOUCHDOWN  8-61  2:43    
MSU   1st  M25  03:32  Kickoff  N23  14:15  FIELD GOAL  9-52  4:17    
NU   2nd  N25  14:10  Kickoff  M00  10:04  TOUCHDOWN  12-75  4:06 
  
MSU   2nd  M05  09:58  Kickoff  M00  09:23  SAFETY  3--5  0:35    
NU   2nd  M49  09:19  Kickoff  M16  06:42  FIELD GOAL  7-33  2:37 
MSU   2nd  M20  06:37  Kickoff  M22  05:29     Punt  3-2  1:08    
NU   2nd  N31  05:29  Punt  N36  02:09     Punt  6-5  3:20    
MSU   2nd  M28  02:09  Punt  M32  00:27     Punt  3-4  1:42    
NU   2nd  N12  00:27  Punt  N10  00:00     End of half  1--2  0:27    
NU   3rd  N25  15:00  Kickoff  M00  13:28  TOUCHDOWN  4-75  1:32    
  
MSU   3rd  M20  13:23  Kickoff  M40  10:17     Punt  6-20  3:06    
NU   3rd  N14  10:17  Punt  M00  06:49  TOUCHDOWN  10-86  3:28 
MSU   3rd  M25  06:49  Kickoff  N00  05:54  TOUCHDOWN  3-75  0:55    
NU   3rd  N25  05:54  Kickoff  N30  04:44     Punt  3-5  1:10    
MSU   3rd  M28  04:44  Punt  M41  03:36     Fumble  4-13  1:08    
NU   3rd  M41  03:36  Fumble  M43  02:19     Punt  3--2  1:17    
MSU   3rd  M14  02:19  Punt  N00  02:08  TOUCHDOWN  1-86  0:11    
NU   3rd  M00  01:53  Kickoff  M00  01:53  TOUCHDOWN  0-0  0:00    
MSU   3rd  M25  01:53  Kickoff  M40  14:43     Interception  6-15  2:10    
NU   4th  N09  14:43  Interception  M00  08:25  TOUCHDOWN  13-91  6:18    
  
MSU   4th  M24  08:19  Kickoff  N00  07:10  TOUCHDOWN  5-76  1:09 
NU   4th  M47  07:09  Kickoff  M00  05:02  TOUCHDOWN  6-47  2:07    
MSU   4th  M25  05:02  Kickoff  N43  04:09     Downs  5-32  0:53    
NU   4th  N43  04:09  Downs  N49  02:22     Punt  3-6  1:47    
MSU   4th  N29  02:22  Punt  N18  00:56  FIELD GOAL  7-11  1:26 
NU   4th  M37  00:56  Kickoff  M39  00:00     End of half  2--2  0:56    
  Defensive Statistics  
Defensive Statistics (Final)
2016 Michigan State Football
Northwestern vs Michigan State (Oct 15, 2016 at East Lansing, Mich.)

##  Northwestern   Solo  Ast  Total  TFL/Yds  FF  FR-Yds  Int-Yds  BrUp  Blkd  Sack/Yds  QBH 
16  Igwebuike, G.   .   .   .   .  
1   Walker, Jr. A.   1.0/7   .   .   1.0/7  
2A  Queiro, Kyle   .   .   .   .  
51  Prater, Jaylen   1.0/1   .   .   .  
7   Odenigbo, I.   2.0/20   .   .   2.0/20  
97  Gaziano, Joe   1.0/7   1-0   .   1.0/7  
54  Goens, Trent   .   .   .   .  
32  Hall, Nate   1.0/1   .   .   .  
41  McGee, Jared   .   .   1-0   .  
24  Hartage, Montre  .   .   .   .  
29  Williams, Trae   .   .   .   .  
99  Thompson, J.   .   .   .   .  
67  Lancaster, T.   .   .   .   .  
92  Wyatt, Fred   .   .   .   .  
90  Robbins, C.J.   .   .   .   .  
42  Jones, Joseph   .   .   .   .  
28  Mayo, Alonzo   .   .   .   .  
23  Reese, Steven   .   .   .   .  
45  Fox, Nathan   .   .   .   .  
22  Westphal, P.   .   .   .   .  
95  Miller, Alex   .   .   .   .  
52  Fitzpatrick, C.  .   .   .   .  
##  Michigan State   Solo  Ast  Total  TFL/Yds  FF  FR-Yds  Int-Yds  BrUp  Blkd  Sack/Yds  QBH 
9D  Nicholson, M.   13  1.0/1   .   .   .  
30  Bullough, Riley  10  12  .   .   .   .  
4   McDowell, M.   11  2.0/11   .   .   0.5/4  
5   Dowell, Andrew   .   .   .   .  
7D  Cox, Demetrious  .   .   .   .  
23  Frey, Chris   .   .   .   .  
27  Willis, Khari   .   .   .   .  
10  Morrissey, Matt  .   .   .   .  
13  Copeland, V.   .   .   .   .  
99  Williams, R.   1.5/2   .   .   .  
39  Layne, Justin   .   .   1-43  .  
19  Butler, Josh   0.5/4   .   .   0.5/4  
98  Cooper, D.   .   .   .   .  
17  Thompson, Tyriq  .   .   .   .  
1K  King, Josh   .   .   .   .  
2D  Dowell, David   .   .   .   .  
64  Clemons, B.   .   .   .   .  
96  Panasuik, Mike   .   .   .   .  
9   Corley, Donnie   .   .   .   .  
92  Williams, Kevin  .   .   .   .  
38  Bullough, Byron  .   .   .   .  
87  Barksdale, E.   .   .   .   .  
  Participation Report  
Participation Report (Final)
2016 Michigan State Football
Northwestern vs Michigan State (Oct 15, 2016 at East Lansing, Mich.)

Northwestern  
Pos  ##  Offense 
SB   44  Prather, James  
SB   84  Green, Cameron  
LT   72  Hance, Blake  
LG   59  Butler, J.B.  
C   69  North, Brad  
RG   71  Doles, Tommy  
RT   76  Olson, Eric  
OL   65  Thomas, Jared  
QB   18  Thorson, C.  
RB   21  Jackson, Justin 
SB   9   Dickerson, G.  
  
Northwestern  
Pos  ##  Defense 
DE   90  Robbins, C.J.  
DT   99  Thompson, J.  
DT   67  Lancaster, T.  
DE   7   Odenigbo, I.  
WLB   51  Prater, Jaylen  
MLB   1   Walker, Jr. A.  
SLB   32  Hall, Nate  
CB   24  Hartage, Montre 
S   16  Igwebuike, G.  
S   21  Jackson, Justin 
CB   29  Williams, Trae  
  
Michigan State  
Pos  ##  Offense 
X   88  Madaris, Monty  
LT   79  Kieler, Kodi  
LG   70  Higby, Tyler  
C   75  McGowan, Benny  
RG   65  Allen, Brian  
RT   55  Machado, Miguel 
TE   82  Price, Josiah  
Z   18  Davis, Felton  
F   12  Shelton, R.J.  
QB   14  Lewerke, Brian  
TB   24  Holmes, Gerald  
  
Michigan State  
Pos  ##  Defense 
DE   98  Cooper, D.  
DT   92  Williams, Kevin 
NT   64  Clemons, B.  
DE   4   McDowell, M.  
STAR  5   Dowell, Andrew  
MIKE  30  Bullough, Riley 
SAM   23  Frey, Chris  
FC   39  Layne, Justin  
FS   7D  Cox, Demetrious 
BS   9D  Nicholson, M.  
BC   13  Copeland, V.  

Northwestern: 2-Nagel, Flynn, 2A-Queiro, Kyle, 3B-Micucci, Matt, 4A-Link, Cody, 4-Vault, Solomon, 8-Mitchell, Jack, 10-Walsh, Brett, 15-Wilson, Macan, 17-McShepard, M., 20-Moten IV, John, 22-Westphal, P., 23-Reese, Steven, 27-Campbell, R., 28-Mayo, Alonzo, 41-McGee, Jared, 42-Jones, Joseph, 45-Fox, Nathan, 52-Fitzpatrick, C., 54-Goens, Trent, 64-Otterman, A., 75-Oxley, Ben, 79-Coverdale, Sam, 80-Carr, Austin, 82-Scanlan, Andrew, 88-Skowronek, Ben, 89-Johnson, Cole, 92-Wyatt, Fred, 95-Miller, Alex, 96-Niswander, H., 97-Gaziano, Joe.

Michigan State: 1K-King, Josh, 2P-Hartbarger, J., 2D-Dowell, David, 3E-Epitropoulos, 3-Scott, LJ, 4K-Geiger, Michael, 7-O'Connor, Tyler, 8-Jackson, T., 9K-Cronin, Kevin, 9-Corley, Donnie, 10-Morrissey, Matt, 11-Lyles, Jamal, 16-Sowards, B., 17-Thompson, Tyriq, 19-Butler, Josh, 20-Watts-Jackson, 22-Williams, D., 25-Stewart, D., 27-Willis, Khari, 28-London, Madre, 31-Harrell, T.J., 34-Martinez, Drake, 38-Bullough, Byron, 42-Leimbach, Zac, 43-Davis, Ed, 45-Line, Prescott, 49-Jones, Shane, 57-Caflisch, C., 59-Beedle, David, 61-Chewins, Cole, 71-Gianacakos, C., 72-Lukusa, Thiyo, 77-Padla, Nick, 81-Sokol, Matt, 85-Jones, Evan, 86-Macksood, Matt, 87-Barksdale, E., 96-Panasuik, Mike, 99-Williams, R..
  Box Score  
Box Score (Final)
Northwestern vs Michigan State (Oct 15, 2016 at East Lansing, Mich.)

Score by Quarters     1  2  3  4   Score
-----------------    -- -- -- --   -----
Northwestern........  7 12 21 14  - 54       Record: (3-3,2-1)
Michigan State...... 14  3 14  9  - 40       Record: (2-4,0-3)



Scoring Summary:
1st 09:53 MSU - Price, Josiah 15 yd pass from Lewerke, Brian (Geiger, Michael kick), 3-39 1:21, NU 0 - MSU 7
    08:31 MSU - Layne, Justin 43 yd interception return (Geiger, Michael kick), , NU 0 - MSU 14
    03:32 NU - Jackson, Justin 29 yd run (Mitchell, Jack kick), 8-61 2:43, NU 7 - MSU 14
2nd 14:15 MSU - Geiger, Michael 41 yd field goal, 9-52 4:17, NU 7 - MSU 17
    10:04 NU - Carr, Austin 9 yd pass from Thorson, C. (Mitchell, Jack kick), 12-75 4:06, NU 14 - MSU 17
    09:23 NU - Gaziano, Joe safety, , NU 16 - MSU 17
    06:42 NU - Mitchell, Jack 33 yd field goal, 7-33 2:37, NU 19 - MSU 17
3rd 13:28 NU - Nagel, Flynn 57 yd pass from Thorson, C. (Mitchell, Jack kick), 4-75 1:32, NU 26 - MSU 17
    06:49 NU - Thorson, C. 9 yd run (Mitchell, Jack kick), 10-86 3:28, NU 33 - MSU 17
    05:54 MSU - Shelton, R.J. 59 yd pass from O'Connor, Tyler (Geiger, Michael kick), 3-75 0:55, NU 33 - MSU 24
    02:08 MSU - Shelton, R.J. 86 yd pass from O'Connor, Tyler (Geiger, Michael kick), 1-86 0:11, NU 33 - MSU 31
    01:53 NU - Vault, Solomon 95 yd kickoff return (Mitchell, Jack kick), , NU 40 - MSU 31
4th 08:25 NU - Jackson, Justin 26 yd run (Mitchell, Jack kick), 13-91 6:18, NU 47 - MSU 31
    07:10 MSU - Corley, Donnie 9 yd pass from O'Connor, Tyler (Shelton, R.J. pass failed), 5-76 1:09, NU 47 - MSU 37
    05:02 NU - Carr, Austin 29 yd pass from Thorson, C. (Mitchell, Jack kick), 6-47 2:07, NU 54 - MSU 37
    00:56 MSU - Geiger, Michael 35 yd field goal, 7-11 1:26, NU 54 - MSU 40



                                     NU      MSU
FIRST DOWNS...................       26       18
RUSHES-YARDS (NET)............   51-209    23-51
PASSING YDS (NET).............      281      424
Passes Att-Comp-Int...........  35-27-1  42-27-1
TOTAL OFFENSE PLAYS-YARDS.....   86-490   65-475
Fumble Returns-Yards..........      0-0      0-0
Punt Returns-Yards............     3-12     3-31
Kickoff Returns-Yards.........    3-132     4-70
Interception Returns-Yards....      1-0     1-43
Punts (Number-Avg)............   6-35.7   5-46.2
Fumbles-Lost..................      0-0      1-1
Penalties-Yards...............     4-25     5-34
Possession Time...............    35:34    24:26
Third-Down Conversions........ 10 of 19  5 of 16
Fourth-Down Conversions.......   1 of 1   0 of 1
Red-Zone Scores-Chances.......      3-3      3-3
Sacks By: Number-Yards........     4-34      1-8


RUSHING: Northwestern-Jackson, Justin 34-188; Moten IV, John 8-12;
Thorson, C. 5-12; Vault, Solomon 1-1; TEAM 3-minus 4. Michigan State-Lewerke,
Brian 7-30; Scott, LJ 3-25; London, Madre 3-6; Holmes, Gerald 5-5; Corley,
Donnie 1-5; O'Connor, Tyler 4-minus 20.

PASSING: Northwestern-Thorson, C. 27-35-1-281. Michigan State-O'Connor,
Tyler 13-21-1-281; Lewerke, Brian 12-19-0-99; Shelton, R.J. 2-2-0-44.

RECEIVING: Northwestern-Carr, Austin 11-130; Nagel, Flynn 5-81; Jackson,
Justin 4-10; Scanlan, Andrew 2-32; Wilson, Macan 2-15; Vault, Solomon 2-8;
Dickerson, G. 1-5. Michigan State-Shelton, R.J. 7-190; Corley, Donnie 5-73;
Price, Josiah 4-52; Lyles, Jamal 3-39; Scott, LJ 2-2; Williams, D. 1-22; Davis,
Felton 1-15; Line, Prescott 1-12; Jackson, T. 1-7; Madaris, Monty 1-7; Holmes,
Gerald 1-5.

INTERCEPTIONS: Northwestern-McGee, Jared 1-0. Michigan State-Layne,
Justin 1-43.

FUMBLES: Northwestern-None. Michigan State-O'Connor, Tyler 1-1.

Stadium: Spartan Stadium       Attendance: 75625
Kickoff time: 3:36 pm   End of Game: 7:14pm    Total elapsed time: 3:38
Officials: Referee: John O'Neill; Umpire: Bobby Colosimo; Linesman: William Sutter;
Line judge: Tom Krispinsky; Back judge: Michael Elliott; Field judge: Ed Rohan;
Side judge: Steve Hassel; Center judge: Mike Conlin;
Temperature: 67        Wind: SSW 13    Weather: Overcast



      Northwestern vs Michigan State (Oct 15, 2016 at East Lansing, Mich.)

SACKS (UA-A): Northwestern-Odenigbo, I. 2-0; Walker, Jr. A. 1-0; Gaziano,
Joe 1-0. Michigan State-McDowell, M. 0-1; Butler, Josh 0-1.

TACKLES (UA-A): Northwestern-Igwebuike, G. 6-3; Walker, Jr. A. 4-3;
Queiro, Kyle 3-4; Prater, Jaylen 2-3; Odenigbo, I. 3-1; Gaziano, Joe 3-1; Goens,
Trent 1-2; Hall, Nate 2-0; Hartage, Montre 1-1; Williams, Trae 1-1; Thompson, J.
1-1; McGee, Jared 1-1; Lancaster, T. 0-2; Wyatt, Fred 0-2; Robbins, C.J. 0-2;
Mayo, Alonzo 0-2; Jones, Joseph 0-2; Reese, Steven 0-1; Fitzpatrick, C. 0-1;
Westphal, P. 0-1; Miller, Alex 0-1; Fox, Nathan 0-1. Michigan State-Nicholson,
M. 6-7; Bullough, Riley 2-10; McDowell, M. 7-4; Dowell, Andrew 3-6; Cox,
Demetrious 2-5; Frey, Chris 1-6; Willis, Khari 2-4; Morrissey, Matt 3-2;
Copeland, V. 2-3; Williams, R. 2-2; Layne, Justin 1-2; Butler, Josh 1-2; King,
Josh 1-1; Cooper, D. 1-1; Thompson, Tyriq 1-1; Dowell, David 0-2; Clemons, B.
1-0; Panasuik, Mike 1-0; Corley, Donnie 1-0; Williams, Kevin 0-1; Bullough,
Byron 0-1.


Game Starters:
Northwestern

POS  ## OFFENSE
SB   44 Prather, James
SB   84 Green, Cameron
LT   72 Hance, Blake
LG   59 Butler, J.B.
C    69 North, Brad
RG   71 Doles, Tommy
RT   76 Olson, Eric
OL   65 Thomas, Jared
QB   18 Thorson, C.
RB   21 Jackson, Justin
SB   9  Dickerson, G.

POS  ## DEFENSE
DE   90 Robbins, C.J.
DT   99 Thompson, J.
DT   67 Lancaster, T.
DE   7  Odenigbo, I.
WLB  51 Prater, Jaylen
MLB  1  Walker, Jr. A.
SLB  32 Hall, Nate
CB   24 Hartage, Montre
S    16 Igwebuike, G.
S    21 Jackson, Justin
CB   29 Williams, Trae

Michigan State

POS  ## OFFENSE
X    88 Madaris, Monty
LT   79 Kieler, Kodi
LG   70 Higby, Tyler
C    75 McGowan, Benny
RG   65 Allen, Brian
RT   55 Machado, Miguel
TE   82 Price, Josiah
Z    18 Davis, Felton
F    12 Shelton, R.J.
QB   14 Lewerke, Brian
TB   24 Holmes, Gerald

POS  ## DEFENSE
DE   98 Cooper, D.
DT   92 Williams, Kevin
NT   64 Clemons, B.
DE   4  McDowell, M.
STAR 5  Dowell, Andrew
MIKE 30 Bullough, Riley
SAM  23 Frey, Chris
FC   39 Layne, Justin
FS   7D Cox, Demetrious
BS   9D Nicholson, M.
BC   13 Copeland, V.


Player participation:


Northwestern: 2-Nagel, Flynn, 2A-Queiro, Kyle, 3B-Micucci, Matt, 4A-Link, Cody, 4-Vault, Solomon, 8-Mitchell, Jack,
10-Walsh, Brett, 15-Wilson, Macan, 17-McShepard, M., 20-Moten IV, John, 22-Westphal, P., 23-Reese, Steven, 27-Campbell, R.,
28-Mayo, Alonzo, 41-McGee, Jared, 42-Jones, Joseph, 45-Fox, Nathan, 52-Fitzpatrick, C., 54-Goens, Trent, 64-Otterman, A.,
75-Oxley, Ben, 79-Coverdale, Sam, 80-Carr, Austin, 82-Scanlan, Andrew, 88-Skowronek, Ben, 89-Johnson, Cole, 92-Wyatt, Fred,
95-Miller, Alex, 96-Niswander, H., 97-Gaziano, Joe.

Michigan State: 1K-King, Josh, 2P-Hartbarger, J., 2D-Dowell, David, 3-Scott, LJ, 3E-Epitropoulos, 4K-Geiger, Michael,
7-O'Connor, Tyler, 8-Jackson, T., 9K-Cronin, Kevin, 9-Corley, Donnie, 10-Morrissey, Matt, 11-Lyles, Jamal, 16-Sowards, B.,
17-Thompson, Tyriq, 19-Butler, Josh, 20-Watts-Jackson, 22-Williams, D., 25-Stewart, D., 27-Willis, Khari, 28-London, Madre,
31-Harrell, T.J., 34-Martinez, Drake, 38-Bullough, Byron, 42-Leimbach, Zac, 43-Davis, Ed, 45-Line, Prescott, 49-Jones, Shane,
57-Caflisch, C., 59-Beedle, David, 61-Chewins, Cole, 71-Gianacakos, C., 72-Lukusa, Thiyo, 77-Padla, Nick, 81-Sokol, Matt,
85-Jones, Evan, 86-Macksood, Matt, 87-Barksdale, E., 96-Panasuik, Mike, 99-Williams, R..


  Play-by-Play Summary  
Play-by-Play Summary
2016 Michigan State Football
Northwestern vs Michigan State (Oct 15, 2016 at East Lansing, Mich.)

1st Quarter

Coin Toss:NW wins, defers; MSU receives, defends North
Mitchell, Jack kickoff 65 yards to the MSU0, touchback.
Msu 1-10at Msu25Holmes, Gerald rush for 3 yards to the MSU28 (Odenigbo, I.;Prater, Jaylen).
Msu 2-7at Msu28Lewerke, Brian rush for loss of 1 yard to the MSU27 (Prater, Jaylen).
Msu 3-8at Msu27Lewerke, Brian pass complete to Shelton, R.J. for 33 yards to the NU40, 1ST DOWN MSU (Igwebuike, G.).
Msu 1-10at Nu40Holmes, Gerald rush for 1 yard to the NU39 (Goens, Trent;Igwebuike, G.).
Msu 2-9at Nu39Lewerke, Brian rush for 2 yards to the NU37 (Gaziano, Joe).
Msu 3-7at Nu37Lewerke, Brian pass incomplete to Shelton, R.J..
Msu 4-7at Nu37Hartbarger, J. punt 36 yards to the NU1, downed.
Drive: 6 plays, 38 yards, TOP 02:30
Nu 1-10at Nu01NORTHWESTERN drive start at 12:30.
Nu 1-10at Nu01Jackson, Justin rush for 3 yards to the NU4 (McDowell, M.).
Nu 2-7at Nu04Jackson, Justin rush for 1 yard to the NU5 (Dowell, Andrew;Frey, Chris).
Nu 3-6at Nu05Thorson, C. pass incomplete to Nagel, Flynn, QB hurry by Bullough, Riley.
Nu 4-6at Nu05Niswander, H. punt 34 yards to the NU39, fair catch by Shelton, R.J..
Drive: 3 plays, 4 yards, TOP 01:16
Msu 1-10at Nu39MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 11:14.
Msu 1-10at Nu39Lewerke, Brian rush for 24 yards to the NU15, 1ST DOWN MSU, out-of-bounds.
Msu 1-10at Nu15Holmes, Gerald rush for no gain to the NU15 (Thompson, J.;Robbins, C.J.).
Msu 2-10at Nu15Lewerke, Brian pass complete to Price, Josiah for 15 yards to the NU0, 1ST DOWN MSU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 09:53.
Geiger, Michael kick attempt good.
Michigan State 7, Northwestern 0
Drive: 3 plays, 39 yards, TOP 01:21
Cronin, Kevin kickoff 50 yards to the NU15, out-of-bounds, NU ball on NU35.
Nu 1-10at Nu35NORTHWESTERN drive start at 09:53.
Nu 1-10at Nu35Thorson, C. pass complete to Jackson, Justin for 8 yards to the NU43 (Bullough, Riley;Copeland, V.).
Nu 2-2at Nu43Thorson, C. pass complete to Vault, Solomon for 1 yard to the NU44 (Cox, Demetrious;Dowell, Andrew).
Nu 3-1at Nu44PENALTY NU false start 5 yards to the NU39.
Nu 3-6at Nu39Thorson, C. pass intercepted by Layne, Justin at the NU43, Layne, Justin return 43 yards to the NU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 08:31.
Drive: 3 plays, 4 yards, TOP 01:22
Geiger, Michael kick attempt good.
Michigan State 14, Northwestern 0
Cronin, Kevin kickoff 65 yards to the NU0, touchback.
Nu 1-10at Nu25NORTHWESTERN drive start at 08:31.
Nu 1-10at Nu25Jackson, Justin rush for 3 yards to the NU28 (Dowell, Andrew).
Nu 2-7at Nu28Thorson, C. pass incomplete to Skowronek, Ben, PENALTY NU ineligible downfield on pass declined.
Nu 3-7at Nu28Thorson, C. pass incomplete to Vault, Solomon.
Nu 4-7at Nu28 (Cox, Demetrious).
Nu 4-7at Nu28Niswander, H. punt 62 yards to the MSU10, downed.
Drive: 3 plays, 3 yards, TOP 02:16
Msu 1-10at Msu10Clock 07:48.
Msu 1-10at Msu10Scott, LJ rush for 2 yards to the MSU12 (Miller, Alex;Gaziano, Joe).
Msu 2-8at Msu12Lewerke, Brian rush for 5 yards to the MSU17 (Goens, Trent;Queiro, Kyle).
Msu 3-3at Msu17Lewerke, Brian pass incomplete to Corley, Donnie, QB hurry by Walker, Jr. A..
Msu 4-3at Msu17Hartbarger, J. punt 44 yards to the NU39, Nagel, Flynn return 0 yards to the NU39 (Morrissey, Matt;Bullough, Byron).
Drive: 3 plays, 7 yards, TOP 00:00
Nu 1-10at Nu39NORTHWESTERN drive start at 06:15.
Nu 1-10at Nu39Moten IV, John rush for 2 yards to the NU41 (McDowell, M.).
Nu 2-8at Nu41Timeout Michigan State, clock 05:49.
Nu 2-8at Nu41Thorson, C. pass complete to Carr, Austin for 11 yards to the MSU48, 1ST DOWN NU.
Nu 1-10at Msu48Jackson, Justin rush for 3 yards to the MSU45 (Nicholson, M.;Bullough, Riley).
Nu 2-7at Msu45Thorson, C. pass complete to Nagel, Flynn for 6 yards to the MSU39 (Copeland, V.).
Nu 3-1at Msu39Jackson, Justin rush for 3 yards to the MSU36, 1ST DOWN NU (Nicholson, M.;Dowell, Andrew).
Nu 1-10at Msu36PENALTY NU false start 5 yards to the MSU41.
Nu 1-15at Msu41Jackson, Justin rush for 6 yards to the MSU35 (Nicholson, M.;Cox, Demetrious).
Nu 2-9at Msu35Thorson, C. pass complete to Carr, Austin for 6 yards to the MSU29, out-of-bounds.
Nu 3-3at Msu29Jackson, Justin rush for 29 yards to the MSU0, 1ST DOWN NU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:32.
Mitchell, Jack kick attempt good.
Michigan State 14, Northwestern 7
Drive: 8 plays, 61 yards, TOP 02:43
Mitchell, Jack kickoff 65 yards to the MSU0, touchback.
Msu 1-10at Msu25MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 03:32.
Msu 1-10at Msu25Scott, LJ rush for 23 yards to the MSU48, 1ST DOWN MSU (Hartage, Montre;Jones, Joseph).
Msu 1-10at Msu48Lewerke, Brian rush for 2 yards to the 50 yardline (Robbins, C.J.;Wyatt, Fred).
Msu 2-8at Msu50Lewerke, Brian pass complete to Price, Josiah for 4 yards to the NU46 (Igwebuike, G.).
Msu 3-4at Nu46Lewerke, Brian rush for 5 yards to the NU41, 1ST DOWN MSU, out-of-bounds.
Msu 1-10at Nu41Lewerke, Brian pass complete to Line, Prescott for 12 yards to the NU29, 1ST DOWN MSU (Queiro, Kyle).
Msu 1-10at Nu29Corley, Donnie rush for 5 yards to the NU24 (Prater, Jaylen;Queiro, Kyle).
Msu 2-5at Nu24Scott, LJ rush for 10 yards to the NU14 (Igwebuike, G.;Hartage, Montre), PENALTY MSU holding 10 yards to the NU34, NO PLAY.
Msu 2-15at Nu34Lewerke, Brian pass complete to Lyles, Jamal for 9 yards to the NU25 (Prater, Jaylen;Walker, Jr. A.).
Drive: 7 plays, 50 yards, TOP 04:22
Michigan State 14, Northwestern 7
2nd Quarter

Msu 3-6at Nu25Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
Msu 3-6at Nu25Lewerke, Brian pass complete to Shelton, R.J. for 2 yards to the NU23 (Igwebuike, G.).
Msu 4-4at Nu23Geiger, Michael field goal attempt from 41 GOOD, clock 14:15.
Michigan State 17, Northwestern 7
Drive: 9 plays, 52 yards, TOP 04:22
Cronin, Kevin kickoff 64 yards to the NU1, Nagel, Flynn return 24 yards to the NU25.
Nu 1-10at Nu25NORTHWESTERN drive start at 14:10.
Nu 1-10at Nu25Thorson, C. pass complete to Carr, Austin for 9 yards to the NU34 (Nicholson, M.).
Nu 2-1at Nu34Jackson, Justin rush for 2 yards to the NU36, 1ST DOWN NU (Dowell, Andrew).
Nu 1-10at Nu36Thorson, C. rush for 9 yards to the NU45 (Williams, R.).
Nu 2-1at Nu45Jackson, Justin rush for 2 yards to the NU47, 1ST DOWN NU (King, Josh).
Nu 1-10at Nu47Thorson, C. pass complete to Carr, Austin for 7 yards to the MSU46 (Cox, Demetrious;Nicholson, M.).
Nu 2-3at Msu46Thorson, C. pass complete to Nagel, Flynn for 2 yards to the MSU44 (Cox, Demetrious).
Nu 3-1at Msu44Jackson, Justin rush for 4 yards to the MSU40, 1ST DOWN NU (Dowell, Andrew;Cooper, D.).
Nu 1-10at Msu40Thorson, C. pass complete to Nagel, Flynn for 15 yards to the MSU25, 1ST DOWN NU.
Nu 1-10at Msu25Thorson, C. rush for 1 yard to the MSU24 (McDowell, M.).
Nu 2-9at Msu24Thorson, C. pass incomplete to Wilson, Macan, QB hurry by Cooper, D., PENALTY MSU holding 10 yards to the MSU14, 1ST DOWN NU, NO PLAY.
Nu 1-10at Msu14Jackson, Justin rush for 3 yards to the MSU11 (McDowell, M.;Frey, Chris).
Nu 2-7at Msu11Jackson, Justin rush for 2 yards to the MSU9 (McDowell, M.).
Nu 3-5at Msu09Thorson, C. pass complete to Carr, Austin for 9 yards to the MSU0, 1ST DOWN NU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 10:04, PENALTY MSU offside defense declined.
Mitchell, Jack kick attempt good.
Michigan State 17, Northwestern 14
Drive: 12 plays, 75 yards, TOP 04:12
Mitchell, Jack kickoff 65 yards to the MSU0, Shelton, R.J. return 10 yards to the MSU10 (Igwebuike, G.), PENALTY MSU illegal block 5 yards to the MSU5, 1st and 10, MSU ball on MSU5.
Msu 1-10at Msu05MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 09:58.
Msu 1-10at Msu05London, Madre rush for 2 yards to the MSU7 (Goens, Trent).
Msu 2-8at Msu07Lewerke, Brian pass incomplete to Corley, Donnie.
Msu 3-8at Msu07QB hurry by Walker, Jr. A..
Msu 3-8at Msu07Lewerke, Brian sacked for loss of 7 yards to the MSU0 (Gaziano, Joe), Gaziano, Joe safety, clock 09:23.
Michigan State 17, Northwestern 16
Drive: 3 plays, minus 5 yards, TOP 00:39
Hartbarger, J. kickoff 42 yards to the NU38, Dickerson, G. return 13 yards to the MSU49 (Thompson, Tyriq;Dowell, David).
Nu 1-10at Msu49NORTHWESTERN drive start at 09:19.
Nu 1-10at Msu49Thorson, C. pass complete to Wilson, Macan for 8 yards to the MSU41 (Cox, Demetrious;Dowell, Andrew).
Nu 2-2at Msu41Jackson, Justin rush for 3 yards to the MSU38, 1ST DOWN NU (Bullough, Riley;Nicholson, M.).
Nu 1-10at Msu38Jackson, Justin rush for 22 yards to the MSU16, 1ST DOWN NU (Nicholson, M.).
Nu 1-10at Msu16Thorson, C. pass complete to Jackson, Justin for loss of 3 yards to the MSU19.
Nu 2-13at Msu19PENALTY NU false start 5 yards to the MSU24.
Nu 2-18at Msu24Jackson, Justin rush for 8 yards to the MSU16 (Nicholson, M.).
Nu 3-10at Msu16Thorson, C. pass incomplete to Jackson, Justin, QB hurry by Dowell, Andrew.
Nu 4-10at Msu16Mitchell, Jack field goal attempt from 33 GOOD, clock 06:42.
Northwestern 19, Michigan State 17
Drive: 7 plays, 33 yards, TOP 02:42
Mitchell, Jack kickoff 62 yards to the MSU3, Shelton, R.J. return 17 yards to the MSU20 (Fox, Nathan;Reese, Steven).
Msu 1-10at Msu20MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 06:37.
Msu 1-10at Msu20Lewerke, Brian pass incomplete to Madaris, Monty (Williams, Trae).
Msu 2-10at Msu20London, Madre rush for 2 yards to the MSU22 (Walker, Jr. A.;Lancaster, T.).
Msu 3-8at Msu22Lewerke, Brian pass incomplete to Shelton, R.J. (Igwebuike, G.).
Msu 4-8at Msu22Hartbarger, J. punt 44 yards to the NU34, Nagel, Flynn return 7 yards to the NU41 (Morrissey, Matt;Dowell, David), PENALTY NU holding 10 yards to the NU31, 1st and 10, NU ball on NU31.
Drive: 3 plays, 2 yards, TOP 01:08
Nu 1-10at Nu31NORTHWESTERN drive start at 05:29.
Nu 1-10at Nu31Jackson, Justin rush for 2 yards to the NU33 (Williams, R.;Nicholson, M.).
Nu 2-8at Nu33Thorson, C. pass complete to Jackson, Justin for loss of 1 yard to the NU32 (Nicholson, M.).
Nu 3-9at Nu32Thorson, C. pass complete to Carr, Austin for 10 yards to the NU42, 1ST DOWN NU.
Nu 1-10at Nu42Jackson, Justin rush for 1 yard to the NU43 (Butler, Josh).
Nu 2-9at Nu43Jackson, Justin rush for 1 yard to the NU44 (Nicholson, M.).
Nu 3-8at Nu44Thorson, C. sacked for loss of 8 yards to the NU36 (McDowell, M.;Butler, Josh).
Nu 4-16at Nu36Timeout Northwestern, clock 02:19.
Nu 4-16at Nu36Niswander, H. punt 42 yards to the MSU22, Sowards, B. return 6 yards to the MSU28 (Mayo, Alonzo;Fitzpatrick, C.).
Drive: 6 plays, 5 yards, TOP 03:20
Msu 1-10at Msu28MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 02:09.
Msu 1-10at Msu28Lewerke, Brian pass complete to Shelton, R.J. for loss of 1 yard to the MSU27 (Hall, Nate).
Msu 2-11at Msu27Lewerke, Brian pass complete to Holmes, Gerald for 5 yards to the MSU32 (Igwebuike, G.;Lancaster, T.).
Msu 3-6at Msu32Lewerke, Brian pass incomplete to Price, Josiah, QB hurry by Miller, Alex.
Msu 4-6at Msu32Hartbarger, J. punt 61 yards to the NU7, Nagel, Flynn return 5 yards to the NU12 (Morrissey, Matt).
Drive: 3 plays, 4 yards, TOP 01:42
Nu 1-10at Nu12NORTHWESTERN drive start at 00:27.
Nu 1-10at Nu12TEAM rush for loss of 2 yards to the NU10.
Nu 2-12at Nu10End of half, clock 00:00.
Drive: 1 plays, minus 2 yards, TOP 00:27
Northwestern 19, Michigan State 17
3rd Quarter

Nu 2-12at Nu10Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, NU ball on NU35.
Nu 2-12at Nu35MSU ball on MSU35.
Drive: 1 plays, minus 2 yards, TOP 00:27
Cronin, Kevin kickoff 65 yards to the NU0, touchback.
Nu 1-10at Nu25NORTHWESTERN drive start at 15:00.
Nu 1-10at Nu25Thorson, C. pass complete to Jackson, Justin for 6 yards to the NU31 (Bullough, Riley;Frey, Chris).
Nu 2-4at Nu31Jackson, Justin rush for no gain to the NU31 (Cooper, D.).
Nu 3-4at Nu31Thorson, C. pass complete to Scanlan, Andrew for 12 yards to the NU43, 1ST DOWN NU (Morrissey, Matt).
Nu 1-10at Nu43Thorson, C. pass complete to Nagel, Flynn for 57 yards to the MSU0, 1ST DOWN NU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 13:28.
Mitchell, Jack kick attempt good.
Northwestern 26, Michigan State 17
Drive: 4 plays, 75 yards, TOP 01:37
Mitchell, Jack kickoff 64 yards to the MSU1, Shelton, R.J. return 19 yards to the MSU20 (Williams, Trae;Westphal, P.).
Msu 1-10at Msu20MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 13:23.
Msu 1-10at Msu20Lewerke, Brian pass complete to Scott, LJ for no gain to the MSU20 (Thompson, J.).
Msu 2-10at Msu20Lewerke, Brian pass complete to Shelton, R.J. for 5 yards to the MSU25 (Williams, Trae).
Msu 3-5at Msu25Lewerke, Brian pass complete to Corley, Donnie for 13 yards to the MSU38, 1ST DOWN MSU.
Msu 1-10at Msu38Scott, LJ rush for no gain to the MSU38 (Walker, Jr. A.).
Msu 2-10at Msu38Lewerke, Brian pass complete to Scott, LJ for 2 yards to the MSU40 (Hall, Nate).
Msu 3-8at Msu40Lewerke, Brian pass incomplete to Corley, Donnie, QB hurry by Gaziano, Joe.
Msu 4-8at Msu40Hartbarger, J. punt 46 yards to the NU14, fair catch by Nagel, Flynn.
Drive: 6 plays, 20 yards, TOP 03:06
Nu 1-10at Nu14NORTHWESTERN drive start at 10:17.
Nu 1-10at Nu14Thorson, C. pass complete to Vault, Solomon for 7 yards to the NU21 (Cox, Demetrious;Layne, Justin).
Nu 2-3at Nu21Jackson, Justin rush for 1 yard to the NU22 (McDowell, M.).
Nu 3-2at Nu22Thorson, C. pass complete to Carr, Austin for 11 yards to the NU33, 1ST DOWN NU (Cox, Demetrious).
Nu 1-10at Nu33Thorson, C. pass complete to Carr, Austin for 8 yards to the NU41 (Layne, Justin).
Nu 2-2at Nu41Thorson, C. pass complete to Carr, Austin for 14 yards to the MSU45, 1ST DOWN NU (Bullough, Riley;Nicholson, M.).
Nu 1-10at Msu45Thorson, C. pass complete to Scanlan, Andrew for 20 yards to the MSU25, 1ST DOWN NU (Layne, Justin;Butler, Josh).
Nu 1-10at Msu25Thorson, C. pass incomplete to Skowronek, Ben.
Nu 2-10at Msu25Jackson, Justin rush for 11 yards to the MSU14, 1ST DOWN NU.
Nu 1-10at Msu14Jackson, Justin rush for 5 yards to the MSU9 (Morrissey, Matt).
Nu 2-5at Msu09Thorson, C. rush for 9 yards to the MSU0, 1ST DOWN NU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 06:49.
Mitchell, Jack kick attempt good.
Northwestern 33, Michigan State 17
Drive: 10 plays, 86 yards, TOP 03:28
Mitchell, Jack kickoff 65 yards to the MSU0, touchback.
Msu 1-10at Msu25MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 06:49.
Msu 1-10at Msu25O'Connor, Tyler at QB for Michigan State.
Msu 1-10at Msu25London, Madre rush for 2 yards to the MSU27 (Walker, Jr. A.;Wyatt, Fred).
Msu 2-8at Msu27O'Connor, Tyler pass complete to Price, Josiah for 14 yards to the MSU41, 1ST DOWN MSU (Hartage, Montre).
Msu 1-10at Msu41O'Connor, Tyler pass complete to Shelton, R.J. for 59 yards to the NU0, 1ST DOWN MSU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 05:54.
Geiger, Michael kick attempt good.
Northwestern 33, Michigan State 24
Drive: 3 plays, 75 yards, TOP 00:55
Cronin, Kevin kickoff 65 yards to the NU0, touchback.
Nu 1-10at Nu25NORTHWESTERN drive start at 05:54.
Nu 1-10at Nu25Thorson, C. pass complete to Nagel, Flynn for 1 yard to the NU26 (Copeland, V.).
Nu 2-9at Nu26Jackson, Justin rush for 4 yards to the NU30 (Williams, Kevin;Frey, Chris).
Nu 3-5at Nu30Thorson, C. pass incomplete to Vault, Solomon.
Nu 4-5at Nu30Niswander, H. punt 47 yards to the MSU23, Sowards, B. return 5 yards to the MSU28 (Queiro, Kyle;Jones, Joseph).
Drive: 3 plays, 5 yards, TOP 01:10
Msu 1-10at Msu28MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 04:44.
Msu 1-10at Msu28O'Connor, Tyler pass complete to Lyles, Jamal for 17 yards to the MSU45, 1ST DOWN MSU.
Msu 1-10at Msu45Holmes, Gerald rush for 1 yard to the MSU46 (Walker, Jr. A.).
Msu 2-9at Msu46O'Connor, Tyler pass incomplete to Shelton, R.J., QB hurry by Odenigbo, I..
Msu 3-9at Msu46O'Connor, Tyler sacked for loss of 5 yards to the MSU41 (Odenigbo, I.), fumble by O'Connor, Tyler recovered by NU Gaziano, Joe at MSU41.
Drive: 4 plays, 13 yards, TOP 01:08
Nu 1-10at Msu41NORTHWESTERN drive start at 03:36.
Nu 1-10at Msu41Thorson, C. pass incomplete to Dickerson, G..
Nu 2-10at Msu41QB hurry by McDowell, M..
Nu 2-10at Msu41Jackson, Justin rush for 4 yards to the MSU37 (McDowell, M.;Copeland, V.).
Nu 3-6at Msu37Jackson, Justin rush for loss of 6 yards to the MSU43 (McDowell, M.).
Nu 4-12at Msu43Niswander, H. punt 29 yards to the MSU14, fair catch by Sowards, B..
Drive: 3 plays, minus 2 yards, TOP 01:17
Msu 1-10at Msu14MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 02:19.
Msu 1-10at Msu14O'Connor, Tyler pass complete to Shelton, R.J. for 86 yards to the NU0, 1ST DOWN MSU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 02:08.
Geiger, Michael kick attempt good.
Northwestern 33, Michigan State 31
Drive: 1 plays, 86 yards, TOP 00:26
Cronin, Kevin kickoff 60 yards to the NU5, Vault, Solomon return 95 yards to the MSU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 01:53.
Mitchell, Jack kick attempt good.
Northwestern 40, Michigan State 31
Mitchell, Jack kickoff 65 yards to the MSU0, touchback.
Msu 1-10at Msu25MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 01:53.
Msu 1-10at Msu25O'Connor, Tyler sacked for loss of 7 yards to the MSU18 (Walker, Jr. A.).
Msu 2-17at Msu18O'Connor, Tyler pass complete to Jackson, T. for 7 yards to the MSU25 (Prater, Jaylen).
Msu 3-10at Msu25O'Connor, Tyler pass complete to Davis, Felton for 15 yards to the MSU40, 1ST DOWN MSU (Queiro, Kyle;McGee, Jared).
Msu 1-10at Msu40Holmes, Gerald rush for no gain to the MSU40 (Odenigbo, I.).
Drive: 4 plays, 15 yards, TOP 02:10
Northwestern 40, Michigan State 31
4th Quarter

Msu 2-10at Msu40Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
Msu 2-10at Msu40O'Connor, Tyler pass incomplete to Shelton, R.J..
Msu 3-10at Msu40O'Connor, Tyler pass intercepted by McGee, Jared at the NU9, McGee, Jared return 0 yards to the NU9 (Corley, Donnie).
Drive: 6 plays, 15 yards, TOP 02:10
Nu 1-10at Nu09NORTHWESTERN drive start at 14:43.
Nu 1-10at Nu09Jackson, Justin rush for no gain to the NU9 (McDowell, M.).
Nu 2-10at Nu09Thorson, C. pass complete to Dickerson, G. for 5 yards to the NU14 (Nicholson, M.).
Nu 3-5at Nu14Thorson, C. pass incomplete to Nagel, Flynn, PENALTY MSU offside defense 4 yards to the NU18, NO PLAY.
Nu 3-1at Nu18Timeout Northwestern, clock 13:41.
Nu 3-1at Nu18Jackson, Justin rush for 3 yards to the NU21, 1ST DOWN NU (Copeland, V.;Bullough, Riley).
Nu 1-10at Nu21Jackson, Justin rush for 6 yards to the NU27 (Willis, Khari;Dowell, Andrew).
Nu 2-4at Nu27Jackson, Justin rush for 8 yards to the NU35, 1ST DOWN NU (Bullough, Riley).
Nu 1-10at Nu35Jackson, Justin rush for 9 yards to the NU44 (Willis, Khari;Frey, Chris).
Nu 2-1at Nu44Jackson, Justin rush for 9 yards to the MSU47, 1ST DOWN NU (Frey, Chris).
Nu 1-10at Msu47Jackson, Justin rush for 3 yards to the MSU44 (Thompson, Tyriq).
Nu 2-7at Msu44Thorson, C. rush for 1 yard to the MSU43 (Bullough, Riley).
Nu 3-6at Msu43Thorson, C. pass complete to Carr, Austin for 16 yards to the MSU27, 1ST DOWN NU (Willis, Khari).
Nu 1-10at Msu27Moten IV, John rush for no gain to the MSU27 (Panasuik, Mike).
Nu 2-10at Msu27Vault, Solomon rush for 1 yard to the MSU26 (Dowell, Andrew).
Nu 3-9at Msu26Jackson, Justin rush for 26 yards to the MSU0, 1ST DOWN NU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 08:25.
Mitchell, Jack kick attempt good.
Northwestern 47, Michigan State 31
Drive: 13 plays, 91 yards, TOP 06:24
Mitchell, Jack kickoff 65 yards to the MSU0, Shelton, R.J. return 24 yards to the MSU24 (McGee, Jared).
Msu 1-10at Msu24MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 08:19.
Msu 1-10at Msu24O'Connor, Tyler pass complete to Williams, D. for 22 yards to the MSU46, 1ST DOWN MSU (Igwebuike, G.).
Msu 1-10at Msu46O'Connor, Tyler pass complete to Corley, Donnie for 19 yards to the NU35, 1ST DOWN MSU.
Msu 1-10at Nu35Shelton, R.J. pass complete to Price, Josiah for 19 yards to the NU16, 1ST DOWN MSU.
Msu 1-10at Nu16O'Connor, Tyler pass complete to Corley, Donnie for 7 yards to the NU9 (Mayo, Alonzo;Igwebuike, G.).
Msu 2-3at Nu09O'Connor, Tyler pass complete to Corley, Donnie for 9 yards to the NU0, 1ST DOWN MSU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 07:10.
Shelton, R.J. pass attempt failed.
Northwestern 47, Michigan State 37
Drive: 5 plays, 76 yards, TOP 01:10
Cronin, Kevin kickoff 17 yards to the NU48, on-side kick, recovered by NU Skowronek, Ben on NU48, PENALTY MSU offside 5 yards to the MSU47, 1st and 10, NU ball on MSU47.
Nu 1-10at Msu47NORTHWESTERN drive start at 07:09.
Nu 1-10at Msu47Jackson, Justin rush for 7 yards to the MSU40 (Willis, Khari).
Nu 2-3at Msu40Thorson, C. pass complete to Wilson, Macan for 7 yards to the MSU33, 1ST DOWN NU (Bullough, Riley;Willis, Khari).
Nu 1-10at Msu33Moten IV, John rush for loss of 2 yards to the MSU35 (Williams, R.;McDowell, M.).
Nu 2-12at Msu35Moten IV, John rush for 1 yard to the MSU34 (Clemons, B.).
Nu 3-11at Msu34Timeout Michigan State, clock 05:24.
Nu 3-11at Msu34Moten IV, John rush for 5 yards to the MSU29 (Bullough, Riley;Willis, Khari).
Nu 4-6at Msu29Timeout Michigan State, clock 05:09.
Nu 4-6at Msu29Thorson, C. pass complete to Carr, Austin for 29 yards to the MSU0, 1ST DOWN NU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 05:02.
Mitchell, Jack kick attempt good.
Northwestern 54, Michigan State 37
Drive: 6 plays, 47 yards, TOP 02:07
Mitchell, Jack kickoff 65 yards to the MSU0, touchback.
Msu 1-10at Msu25MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 05:02.
Msu 1-10at Msu25Shelton, R.J. pass complete to Corley, Donnie for 25 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN MSU, out-of-bounds (Igwebuike, G.).
Msu 1-10at Msu50O'Connor, Tyler pass incomplete to Corley, Donnie.
Msu 2-10at Msu50O'Connor, Tyler rush for 7 yards to the NU43.
Msu 3-3at Nu43O'Connor, Tyler pass incomplete to Madaris, Monty (Hartage, Montre).
Msu 4-3at Nu43O'Connor, Tyler pass incomplete to Shelton, R.J. (Queiro, Kyle).
Drive: 5 plays, 32 yards, TOP 00:53
Nu 1-10at Nu43NORTHWESTERN drive start at 04:09.
Nu 1-10at Nu43Moten IV, John rush for loss of 1 yard to the NU42 (Williams, R.).
Nu 2-11at Nu42Moten IV, John rush for 3 yards to the NU45 (Frey, Chris;Bullough, Riley).
Nu 3-8at Nu45Moten IV, John rush for 4 yards to the NU49 (Bullough, Riley;King, Josh).
Nu 4-4at Nu49Timeout Michigan State, clock 02:31.
Nu 4-4at Nu49Niswander, H. punt BLOCKED, recovered by MSU Watts-Jackson at NU42 (blocked by Barksdale, E.), Watts-Jackson for 13 yards to the NU29 (Gaziano, Joe).
Drive: 3 plays, 6 yards, TOP 01:47
Msu 1-10at Nu29MICHIGAN STATE drive start at 02:22, MSU ball on NU29.
Msu 1-10at Nu29O'Connor, Tyler pass incomplete to Corley, Donnie.
Msu 2-10at Nu29O'Connor, Tyler pass complete to Shelton, R.J. for 6 yards to the NU23 (Walker, Jr. A.).
Msu 3-4at Nu23O'Connor, Tyler pass complete to Lyles, Jamal for 13 yards to the NU10, 1ST DOWN MSU (Queiro, Kyle).
Msu 1-Gat Nu10O'Connor, Tyler pass incomplete to Madaris, Monty.
Msu 2-Gat Nu10O'Connor, Tyler sacked for loss of 15 yards to the NU25 (Odenigbo, I.).
Msu 3-Gat Nu25Timeout Northwestern, clock 01:14.
Msu 3-Gat Nu25O'Connor, Tyler pass complete to Madaris, Monty for 7 yards to the NU18 (Queiro, Kyle).
Msu 4-Gat Nu18Geiger, Michael field goal attempt from 35 GOOD, clock 00:56.
Northwestern 54, Michigan State 40
Msu 1-Gat Msu35Timeout Northwestern, clock 00:56.
Drive: 7 plays, 11 yards, TOP 01:26
Cronin, Kevin kickoff 7 yards to the MSU42, out-of-bounds, NU ball on MSU37.
Nu 1-10at Msu37NORTHWESTERN drive start at 00:56.
Nu 1-10at Msu37TEAM rush for loss of 1 yard to the MSU38.
Nu 2-11at Msu38TEAM rush for loss of 1 yard to the MSU39.
Nu 3-12at Msu39End of game, clock 00:00.
Drive: 2 plays, minus 2 yards, TOP 00:56
FINAL SCORE
Northwestern 54, Michigan State 40

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