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    Minnesota 35, Northwestern 24

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    Minnesota vs Northwestern (Sep 26, 2009)
      Scoring Summary  
    Scoring Summary (Final)
    2009 Northwestern Football
    Minnesota vs Northwestern (Sep 26, 2009 at Evanston, Ill.)

    Minnesota (3-1,1-0) vs. Northwestern (2-2,0-1)

    Date: Sep 26, 2009 • Site: Evanston, Ill.  • Stadium: Ryan Field  •  Attendance: 22091

    Score by Quarters  Score 
    Minnesota   7  7  7  14  35 
    Northwestern   3  7  14  0  24 

    SCORING SUMMARY   MINN -NU  
    1st  12:49  MINN   Bennett, Duane 1 yd run (Ellestad, Eric kick) 
             5 plays, 58 yards, TOP 2:11  7 - 0 
      04:03  NU   Demos, Stefan 26 yd field goal 
             19 plays, 76 yards, TOP 8:46  7 - 3 
    2nd  07:44  MINN   Bennett, Duane 3 yd run (Ellestad, Eric kick) 
             4 plays, 50 yards, TOP 1:50  14 - 3 
      04:27  NU   Fields, Arby 2 yd run (Demos, Stefan kick) 
             10 plays, 75 yards, TOP 3:17  14 - 10 
    3rd  07:16  MINN   Decker, Eric 16 yd pass from Weber, Adam (Ellestad, Eric kick) 
             12 plays, 78 yards, TOP 6:51  21 - 10 
      04:43  NU   Brewer, Andrew 24 yd pass from Kafka, Mike (Demos, Stefan kick) 
             9 plays, 79 yards, TOP 2:33  21 - 17 
      00:06  NU   Mitchell, Brendan 13 yd pass from Kafka, Mike (Demos, Stefan kick) 
             11 plays, 79 yards, TOP 4:02  21 - 24 
    4th  08:35  MINN   Bennett, Duane 4 yd run (Ellestad, Eric kick) 
             13 plays, 83 yards, TOP 6:31  28 - 24 
      01:43  MINN   Decker, Eric 1 yd pass from Weber, Adam (Ellestad, Eric kick) 
             3 plays, 3 yards, TOP 0:17  35 - 24 

    Kickoff time: 11:01 am • End of Game: 2:05 pm  • Total elapsed time: 3:04
    Referee: Dan Capron  •  Umpire: Jim Krogstad  •  Linesman: Jim Ryan  •  Line judge: Jeff Szink  •  Back judge: Dennis Morris  •  Field judge: Craig Jeffreys  •  Side judge: Terry Anderson  •  Scorer: Marc Grossman  • 
    Temperature: 62  • Wind: WNW-8mph • Weather: Overcast
      Team Statistics  
    Team Statistics (Final)
    2009 Northwestern Football
    Minnesota vs Northwestern (Sep 26, 2009 at Evanston, Ill.)

     Team Totals  MINN  NU 
    FIRST DOWNS  22  23 
       Rushing  12 
       Passing  10  20 
       Penalty 
    NET YARDS RUSHING  166  64 
       Rushing Attempts  42  29 
       Average Per Rush  4.0  2.2 
       Rushing Touchdowns 
       Yards Gained Rushing  178  108 
       Yards Lost Rushing  12  44 
    NET YARDS PASSING  186  309 
       Completions-Attempts-Int  15-26-1  32-47-1 
       Average Per Attempt  7.2  6.6 
       Average Per Completion  12.4  9.7 
       Passing Touchdowns 
    TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS  352  373 
       Total offense plays  68  76 
       Average Gain Per Play  5.2  4.9 
    Fumbles: Number-Lost  0-0  3-2 
    Penalties: Number-Yards  1-14  3-15 
    PUNTS-YARDS  4-161  4-163 
       Average Yards Per Punt  40.2  40.8 
       Net Yards Per Punt  38.2  35.2 
       Inside 20 
       50+ Yards 
       Touchbacks 
       Fair catch 
    KICKOFFS-YARDS  6-374  5-324 
       Average Yards Per Kickoff  62.3  64.8 
       Net Yards Per Kickoff  46.7  38.6 
       Touchbacks 
    Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD  1-22-0  2-8-0 
       Average Per Return  22.0  4.0 
    Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD  5-131-0  6-94-0 
       Average Per Return  26.2  15.7 
    Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD  1-0-0  1-0-0 
    Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD  0-0-0  0-0-0 
    Miscellaneous Yards 
    Possession Time  31:45  28:15 
       1st Quarter  3:49  11:11 
       2nd Quarter  8:06  6:54 
       3rd Quarter  7:32  7:28 
       4th Quarter  12:18  2:42 
    Third-Down Conversions  8 of 14  9 of 17 
    Fourth-Down Conversions  0 of 2  1 of 1 
    Red-Zone Scores-Chances  5-6  3-3 
    Sacks By: Number-Yards  4-39  1-8 
    PAT Kicks  5-5  3-3 
    Field Goals  0-0  1-1 
      Individual Statistics  
    Individual Statistics (Final)
    2009 Northwestern Football
    Minnesota vs Northwestern (Sep 26, 2009 at Evanston, Ill.)

    Minnesota
      
    Northwestern
    RUSHING  No.  Gain  Loss  Net  TD  Lg  Avg. 
    Bennett, Duane   21  89  89  13  4.2 
    Gray, MarQueis   34  33  18  6.6 
    Whaley, Kevin   31  31  11  6.2 
    Hoese, Jon   15  15  7.5 
    Eskridge, DeLeon  2.0 
    Weber, Adam   -1  -0.2 
    TEAM   -3  -1.0 
    Totals...  42  178  12  166  18  4.0 
      
    RUSHING  No.  Gain  Loss  Net  TD  Lg  Avg. 
    Fields, Arby   44  43  17  4.8 
    Schmidt, Jacob   20  20  3.3 
    Matthews, Jeravin  14  14  7.0 
    Kafka, Mike   12  30  43  -13  -1.1 
    Totals...  29  108  44  64  17  2.2 
      
      
      
     
    PASSING  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds  TD  Long  Sack 
    Weber, Adam   15-26-1  186  27 
    Totals...  15-26-1  186  27 
      
    PASSING  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds  TD  Long  Sack 
    Kafka, Mike   32-47-1  309  24 
    Totals...  32-47-1  309  24 
     
    RECEIVING  No.  Yds  TD  Lg 
    Decker, Eric   84  21 
    Tow-Arnett, Nick  65  20 
    Green, Brandon   37  27 
    Totals...  15  186  27 
      
      
      
      
      
      
      
    RECEIVING  No.  Yds  TD  Lg 
    Markshausen, Zeke  70  22 
    Stewart, Sidney  43  16 
    Fields, Demetrius  43  14 
    Mitchell, Brendan  38  13 
    Dunsmore, Drake  37  18 
    Brewer, Andrew   44  24 
    Schmidt, Jacob   10 
    Fields, Arby   12 
    Ebert, Jeremy   12  12 
    Totals...  32  309  24 
     
    PUNTING  No.  Yds  Avg  Long  In20  TB 
    Haudan, Blake   161  40.2  44 
    Totals...  161  40.2  44 
      
    PUNTING  No.  Yds  Avg  Long  In20  TB 
    Demos, Stefan   163  40.8  44 
    Totals...  163  40.8  44 
     
       Punts  Kickoffs  Intercept 
    ALL RETURNS  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg 
    Carpenter, Hayo  20  20 
    Stoudermire, Troy  111  37 
    Allen, Bryant   22  22 
    Royston, Kim  
    Totals...  22  22  131  37 
      
       Punts  Kickoffs  Intercept 
    ALL RETURNS  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg 
    Concannon, Scott 
    McManis, Sherrick 
    Smith, Brendan  
    Matthews, Jeravin  94  22 
    Totals...  94  22 
     
    ALL PURPOSE  Rush  Rcv  KR  PR  IR  Total 
    Stoudermire, Troy  111  111 
    Bennett, Duane   89  89 
    Decker, Eric   84  84 
    Tow-Arnett, Nick  65  65 
    Green, Brandon   37  37 
    Gray, MarQueis   33  33 
    Whaley, Kevin   31  31 
    Allen, Bryant   22  22 
    Carpenter, Hayo  20  20 
    Hoese, Jon   15  15 
    Eskridge, DeLeon 
    Weber, Adam   -1  -1 
    TEAM   -3  -3 
    Totals...  166  186  131  22  505 
      
    ALL PURPOSE  Rush  Rcv  KR  PR  IR  Total 
    Matthews, Jeravin  14  94  108 
    Markshausen, Zeke  70  70 
    Fields, Arby   43  12  55 
    Brewer, Andrew   44  44 
    Stewart, Sidney  43  43 
    Fields, Demetrius  43  43 
    Mitchell, Brendan  38  38 
    Dunsmore, Drake  37  37 
    Schmidt, Jacob   20  10  30 
    Ebert, Jeremy   12  12 
    Smith, Brendan  
    Kafka, Mike   -13  -13 
    Totals...  64  309  94  475 
      
     
    FIELD GOAL ATTEMPTS 
      
      
    FIELD GOAL ATTEMPTS 
    Demos, Stefan  1st  04:03  26 yards  Good 
     
    KICKOFFS  No.  Yds  TB  OB  Avg. 
    Ellestad, Eric   374  62.3 
      
    KICKOFFS  No.  Yds  TB  OB  Avg. 
    Demos, Stefan   324  64.8 
     
    FUMBLES: Minnesota-None. Northwestern-Kafka, Mike 2-2; Smith, Brendan 1-0.
      Drive Chart  
    Drive Chart (Final)
    2009 Northwestern Football
    Minnesota vs Northwestern (Sep 26, 2009 at Evanston, Ill.)

       Drive Started  Drive Ended  Consumed    
    Team  Qtr  Spot  Time  Obtained  Spot  Time     How Lost  Pl-Yds  TOP  RZ 
    MINN   1st  M42  15:00  Kickoff  N00  12:49  TOUCHDOWN  5-58  2:11 
    MINN   1st  M28  04:03  Kickoff  M23  02:25     Punt  3--5  1:38    
    MINN   2nd  M20  14:54  Punt  N33  10:34     Interception  9-47  4:20    
    MINN   2nd  M50  09:34  Punt  N00  07:44  TOUCHDOWN  4-50  1:50 
    MINN   2nd  M25  04:27  Kickoff  M29  03:20     Punt  3-4  1:07    
    MINN   2nd  M02  00:49  Interception  M06  00:00     Downs  4-4  0:49    
    MINN   3rd  M22  14:07  Punt  N00  07:16  TOUCHDOWN  12-78  6:51 
    MINN   3rd  M45  04:43  Kickoff  M45  04:08     Punt  3-0  0:35    
    MINN   3rd  M17  00:06  Kickoff  N00  08:35  TOUCHDOWN  13-83  6:31 
    MINN   4th  M18  06:46  Punt  N49  02:36     Punt  7-33  4:10    
    MINN   4th  N03  02:00  Fumble  N00  01:43  TOUCHDOWN  3-3  0:17 
    MINN   4th  N19  01:26  Fumble  N22  00:00     End of half  2--3  1:26 
      
    NU   1st  N16  12:49  Kickoff  M08  04:03  FIELD GOAL  19-76  8:46 
    NU   1st  N33  02:25  Punt  N44  14:54     Punt  5-11  2:31    
    NU   2nd  N32  10:34  Interception  N28  09:34     Punt  3--4  1:00    
    NU   2nd  N25  07:44  Kickoff  M00  04:27  TOUCHDOWN  10-75  3:17 
    NU   2nd  N35  03:20  Punt  M20  00:49     Interception  8-45  2:31    
    NU   2nd  M06  00:00  Downs  M06  00:00     End of half  0-0  0:00    
    NU   3rd  N34  15:00  Kickoff  N37  14:07     Punt  3-3  0:53    
    NU   3rd  N21  07:16  Kickoff  M00  04:43  TOUCHDOWN  9-79  2:33    
    NU   3rd  N21  04:08  Punt  M00  00:06  TOUCHDOWN  11-79  4:02 
    NU   4th  N19  08:35  Kickoff  N40  06:46     Punt  5-21  1:49    
    NU   4th  N10  02:36  Punt  N03  02:00     Fumble  3--7  0:36    
    NU   4th  N25  01:43  Kickoff  N19  01:26     Fumble  1--6  0:17    

       1st  2nd  3rd  4th     1st  2nd       
    Minnesota   Qtr  Qtr  Qtr  Qtr     Half  Half     Total 
    Time of possession   03:49   08:06   07:32   12:18      11:55   19:50      31:45  
    3rd Down Conversions   0/1   1/4   2/3   5/6      1/5   7/9      8/14  
    Average field position  M35   M24   M28   N35      M27   M46      M37  
    4th Down Conversions   0/0   0/2   0/0   0/0      0/2   0/0      0/2  
      
       1st  2nd  3rd  4th     1st  2nd       
    Northwestern   Qtr  Qtr  Qtr  Qtr     Half  Half     Total 
    Time of possession   11:11   06:54   07:28   02:42      18:05   10:10      28:15  
    3rd Down Conversions   5/7   2/4   2/4   0/2      7/11   2/6      9/17  
    Average field position  N24   N30   N25   N18      N28   N21      N24  
    4th Down Conversions   0/0   0/0   1/1   0/0      0/0   1/1      1/1  
    Drive Chart (By Quarter)

       Drive Started  Drive Ended  Consumed    
    Team  Qtr  Spot  Time  Obtained  Spot  Time     How Lost  Pl-Yds  TOP  RZ 
    MINN   1st  M42  15:00  Kickoff  N00  12:49  TOUCHDOWN  5-58  2:11 
    NU   1st  N16  12:49  Kickoff  M08  04:03  FIELD GOAL  19-76  8:46 
    MINN   1st  M28  04:03  Kickoff  M23  02:25     Punt  3--5  1:38    
    NU   1st  N33  02:25  Punt  N44  14:54     Punt  5-11  2:31    
    MINN   2nd  M20  14:54  Punt  N33  10:34     Interception  9-47  4:20    
      
    NU   2nd  N32  10:34  Interception  N28  09:34     Punt  3--4  1:00    
    MINN   2nd  M50  09:34  Punt  N00  07:44  TOUCHDOWN  4-50  1:50 
    NU   2nd  N25  07:44  Kickoff  M00  04:27  TOUCHDOWN  10-75  3:17 
    MINN   2nd  M25  04:27  Kickoff  M29  03:20     Punt  3-4  1:07    
    NU   2nd  N35  03:20  Punt  M20  00:49     Interception  8-45  2:31    
    MINN   2nd  M02  00:49  Interception  M06  00:00     Downs  4-4  0:49    
    NU   2nd  M06  00:00  Downs  M06  00:00     End of half  0-0  0:00    
    NU   3rd  N34  15:00  Kickoff  N37  14:07     Punt  3-3  0:53    
      
    MINN   3rd  M22  14:07  Punt  N00  07:16  TOUCHDOWN  12-78  6:51 
    NU   3rd  N21  07:16  Kickoff  M00  04:43  TOUCHDOWN  9-79  2:33    
    MINN   3rd  M45  04:43  Kickoff  M45  04:08     Punt  3-0  0:35    
    NU   3rd  N21  04:08  Punt  M00  00:06  TOUCHDOWN  11-79  4:02 
    MINN   3rd  M17  00:06  Kickoff  N00  08:35  TOUCHDOWN  13-83  6:31 
    NU   4th  N19  08:35  Kickoff  N40  06:46     Punt  5-21  1:49    
      
    MINN   4th  M18  06:46  Punt  N49  02:36     Punt  7-33  4:10    
    NU   4th  N10  02:36  Punt  N03  02:00     Fumble  3--7  0:36    
    MINN   4th  N03  02:00  Fumble  N00  01:43  TOUCHDOWN  3-3  0:17 
    NU   4th  N25  01:43  Kickoff  N19  01:26     Fumble  1--6  0:17    
    MINN   4th  N19  01:26  Fumble  N22  00:00     End of half  2--3  1:26 
      Defensive Statistics  
    Defensive Statistics (Final)
    2009 Northwestern Football
    Minnesota vs Northwestern (Sep 26, 2009 at Evanston, Ill.)

    ##  Minnesota   Solo  Ast  Total  TFL/Yds  FF  FR-Yds  Int-Yds  BrUp  Blkd  Sack/Yds  QBH 
    32  Triplett, Nate   10  1.0/2   .   .   .  
    21  Lawrence, Simoni  10  0.5/1   .   .   .  
    30  Campbell, Lee   0.5/0   .   .   .  
    24  Sherels, Marcus  .   .   .   .  
    4   Carpenter, Hayo  .   .   .   .  
    3   Royston, Kim   .   .   1-0   .  
    98  Small, Eric   1.0/12   .   .   1.0/12  
    93  Onwuachi, Derrick  .   .   .   .  
    55  McKinley, Cedric  1.0/9   1-0   .   1.0/9  
    27  Theret, Kyle   .   .   .   .  
    31  Singletary, Marcus  .   .   .   .  
    95  Wilhite, D.L.   1.0/7   1-0   .   1.0/7  
    15  Simmons, Traye   .   .   .   .  
    97  Jacobs, Anthony  1.0/11   .   .   1.0/11  
    43  Grant, Ryan   .   .   .   .  
    2   Collado, Ryan   .   .   .   .  
    99  Brown, Garrett   .   .   .   .  
    16  Kuznia, Ben   .   .   .   .  
    25  Dandridge, Tim   .   .   .   .  
    35  Hoese, Jon   .   .   .   .  
    ##  Northwestern   Solo  Ast  Total  TFL/Yds  FF  FR-Yds  Int-Yds  BrUp  Blkd  Sack/Yds  QBH 
    4   Smith, Brendan   10  .   .   .   .  
    41  Davie, Quentin   .   .   .   .  
    24  McManis, Sherrick  .   .   1-0   .  
    17  Phillips, Brad   .   .   .   .  
    10  Peters, Brian   .   .   .   .  
    26  Mabin, Jordan   .   .   .   .  
    35  Johnson, Ben   0.5/0   .   .   .  
    94  Browne, Vince   .   .   .   .  
    57  Williams, Nate   .   .   .   .  
    98  Bryant, Corbin   1.0/8   .   .   1.0/8  
    79  Hahn, Adam   0.5/1   .   .   .  
    99  Wootton, Corey   .   .   .   .  
    51  McNaul, Bryce   .   .   .   .  
    67  Thomas, Marshall  .   .   .   .  
    6   Brown, Charles   .   .   .   .  
    22  Dugar, Demetrius  .   .   .   .  
    1   Demos, Stefan   .   .   .   .  
    88  Williams, Quentin  .   .   .   .  
    42  Watt, Kevin   .   .   .   .  
      Participation Report  
    Participation Report (Final)
    2009 Northwestern Football
    Minnesota vs Northwestern (Sep 26, 2009 at Evanston, Ill.)

    Minnesota  
    Pos  ##  Offense 
    WR   7   Decker, Eric  
    WR   1   Green, Brandon  
    TE   48  Tow-Arnett, Ni  
    LT   79  Stommes, Matt  
    LG   6B  Bunders, Chris  
    C   52  Tow-Arnett, J  
    RG   73  Carufel, Matt  
    RT   71  Wills, Jeff  
    QB   8   Weber, Adam  
    RB   22  Bennett, Duane  
    FB   35  Hoese, Jon  
      
    Minnesota  
    Pos  ##  Defense 
    DE   89  Moen, Barrett  
    DT   99  Brown, Garrett  
    NT   98  Small, Eric  
    DE   55  McKinley, C  
    LB   21  Lawrence, S  
    LB   30  Campbell, Lee  
    LB   32  Triplett, Nate  
    CB   15  Simmons, Traye  
    S   27  Theret, Kyle  
    S   3   Royston, Kim  
    CB   24  Sherels, Marcus 
      
    Northwestern  
    Pos  ##  Offense 
    WR   12  Brewer, Andrew  
    WR   5   Stewart, Sidney 
    LT   75  Netter, Al  
    LG   63  Grant, Keegan  
    C   65  Burkett, Ben  
    RG   64  Bartels, Doug  
    RT   78  Mattes, Kurt  
    WR   8   Fields, D.  
    QB   13  Kafka, Mike  
    RB   39  Schmidt, Jacob  
    SB   44  Woodsum, Mark  
      
    Northwestern  
    Pos  ##  Defense 
    DE   99  Wootton, Corey  
    DT   98  Bryant, Corbin  
    DT   67  Thomas, M.  
    DE   94  Browne, Vince  
    OLB   35  Johnson, Ben  
    MLB   57  Williams, Nate  
    OLB   41  Davie, Quentin  
    CB   24  McManis, S.  
    FS   4   Smith, Brendan  
    SS   17  Phillips, Brad  
    CB   26  Mabin, Jordan  

    Minnesota: 1A-Carter, Michael, 2-Collado, Ryan, 3B-Haudan, Blake, 4-Carpenter, Hayo, 4A-Cooper, Keanon, 5-Gray, MarQueis, 5A-Johnson, Johnny, 6-Whaley, Kevin, 8A-Reeves, Spencer, 9G-Hughes, Curtis, 11-Stoudermire, T, 16-Kuznia, Ben, 20-Thomas, Jay, 23-Eskridge, D, 25-Dandridge, Tim, 29-Salamon, Shady, 31-Singletary, M, 33-Sharpe, Rex, 37-Ellestad, Eric, 43-Grant, Ryan, 45-Klitzke, Bryan, 47-Coleman, Ryan, 51-Tinsley, Gary, 53-Burris, D.J., 68-Edwards, Jewhan, 76-Alford, Dom, 78-Orton, Ryan, 81-Allen, Bryant, 83-McKnight, D, 85-Lair, Eric, 88-McGarry, Collin, 90-Henderson, R, 93-Onwuachi, D, 95-Wilhite, D.L., 97-Jacobs, Anthony.

    Northwestern: 1A-Bates, Hunter, 1-Demos, Stefan, 3-Matthews, J., 6-Brown, Charles, 7A-Deiters, Neal, 9-Dunsmore, Drake, 10-Peters, Brian, 11-Ebert, Jeremy, 19-Fields, Arby, 20-Concannon, S., 21-Bolden, Mike, 22-Dugar, D., 32-Arnold, David, 33-Nwabuisi, David, 42-Watt, Kevin, 45-Petty, Kyle, 47-Weina, Ricky, 51-McNaul, Bryce, 58-Pace, J.H., 70-Ward, Patrick, 73-Armstrong, C., 76-Taylor, Desmond, 79-Hahn, Adam, 80-Mitchell, B., 81-Frymire, Kevin, 85-Markshausen, Z., 88-Williams, Q., 89-Rooks, Josh, 90-DiNardo, Jack.
      Box Score  
    Box Score (Final)
    Minnesota vs Northwestern (Sep 26, 2009 at Evanston, Ill.)

    Score by Quarters     1  2  3  4   Score
    -----------------    -- -- -- --   -----
    Minnesota...........  7  7  7 14  - 35       Record: (3-1,1-0)
    Northwestern........  3  7 14  0  - 24       Record: (2-2,0-1)
    
    
    
    Scoring Summary:
    1st 12:49 MINN - Bennett, Duane 1 yd run (Ellestad, Eric kick), 5-58 2:11, MINN 7 - NU 0
        04:03 NU - Demos, Stefan 26 yd field goal, 19-76 8:46, MINN 7 - NU 3
    2nd 07:44 MINN - Bennett, Duane 3 yd run (Ellestad, Eric kick), 4-50 1:50, MINN 14 - NU 3
        04:27 NU - Fields, Arby 2 yd run (Demos, Stefan kick), 10-75 3:17, MINN 14 - NU 10
    3rd 07:16 MINN - Decker, Eric 16 yd pass from Weber, Adam (Ellestad, Eric kick), 12-78 6:51, MINN 21 - NU 10
        04:43 NU - Brewer, Andrew 24 yd pass from Kafka, Mike (Demos, Stefan kick), 9-79 2:33, MINN 21 - NU 17
        00:06 NU - Mitchell, Brendan 13 yd pass from Kafka, Mike (Demos, Stefan kick), 11-79 4:02, MINN 21 - NU 24
    4th 08:35 MINN - Bennett, Duane 4 yd run (Ellestad, Eric kick), 13-83 6:31, MINN 28 - NU 24
        01:43 MINN - Decker, Eric 1 yd pass from Weber, Adam (Ellestad, Eric kick), 3-3 0:17, MINN 35 - NU 24
    
    
    
                                       MINN       NU
    FIRST DOWNS...................       22       23
    RUSHES-YARDS (NET)............   42-166    29-64
    PASSING YDS (NET).............      186      309
    Passes Att-Comp-Int...........  26-15-1  47-32-1
    TOTAL OFFENSE PLAYS-YARDS.....   68-352   76-373
    Fumble Returns-Yards..........      0-0      0-0
    Punt Returns-Yards............     1-22      2-8
    Kickoff Returns-Yards.........    5-131     6-94
    Interception Returns-Yards....      1-0      1-0
    Punts (Number-Avg)............   4-40.2   4-40.8
    Fumbles-Lost..................      0-0      3-2
    Penalties-Yards...............     1-14     3-15
    Possession Time...............    31:45    28:15
    Third-Down Conversions........  8 of 14  9 of 17
    Fourth-Down Conversions.......   0 of 2   1 of 1
    Red-Zone Scores-Chances.......      5-6      3-3
    Sacks By: Number-Yards........     4-39      1-8
    
    
    RUSHING: Minnesota-Bennett, Duane 21-89; Gray, MarQueis 5-33; Whaley,
    Kevin 5-31; Hoese, Jon 2-15; Eskridge, DeLeon 1-2; Weber, Adam 5-minus 1; TEAM
    3-minus 3. Northwestern-Fields, Arby 9-43; Schmidt, Jacob 6-20; Matthews,
    Jeravin 2-14; Kafka, Mike 12-minus 13.
    
    PASSING: Minnesota-Weber, Adam 15-26-1-186. Northwestern-Kafka, Mike
    32-47-1-309.
    
    RECEIVING: Minnesota-Decker, Eric 8-84; Tow-Arnett, Nick 5-65; Green,
    Brandon 2-37. Northwestern-Markshausen, Zeke 6-70; Stewart, Sidney 5-43; Fields,
    Demetrius 4-43; Mitchell, Brendan 4-38; Dunsmore, Drake 4-37; Brewer, Andrew
    3-44; Schmidt, Jacob 3-10; Fields, Arby 2-12; Ebert, Jeremy 1-12.
    
    INTERCEPTIONS: Minnesota-Royston, Kim 1-0. Northwestern-McManis, Sherrick
    1-0.
    
    FUMBLES: Minnesota-None. Northwestern-Kafka, Mike 2-2; Smith, Brendan
    1-0.
    
    Stadium: Ryan Field            Attendance: 22091
    Kickoff time: 11:01 am  End of Game: 2:05 pm   Total elapsed time: 3:04
    Officials: Referee: Dan Capron; Umpire: Jim Krogstad; Linesman: Jim Ryan;
    Line judge: Jeff Szink; Back judge: Dennis Morris; Field judge: Craig Jeffreys;
    Side judge: Terry Anderson; Scorer: Marc Grossman;
    Temperature: 62        Wind: WNW-8mph  Weather: Overcast
    
    
    
               Minnesota vs Northwestern (Sep 26, 2009 at Evanston, Ill.)
    
    SACKS (UA-A): Minnesota-Small, Eric 1-0; Jacobs, Anthony 1-0; McKinley,
    Cedric 1-0; Wilhite, D.L. 1-0. Northwestern-Bryant, Corbin 1-0.
    
    TACKLES (UA-A): Minnesota-Triplett, Nate 8-2; Lawrence, Simoni 5-5;
    Campbell, Lee 5-4; Sherels, Marcus 3-4; Carpenter, Hayo 3-3; Royston, Kim 3-2;
    Onwuachi, Derrick 4-0; Small, Eric 4-0; Theret, Kyle 2-1; McKinley, Cedric 2-1;
    Singletary, Marcus 2-0; Wilhite, D.L. 1-1; Simmons, Traye 1-1; Dandridge, Tim
    1-0; Hoese, Jon 1-0; Grant, Ryan 1-0; Collado, Ryan 1-0; Brown, Garrett 1-0;
    Jacobs, Anthony 1-0; Kuznia, Ben 1-0. Northwestern-Smith, Brendan 7-3; Davie,
    Quentin 4-5; McManis, Sherrick 2-7; Phillips, Brad 1-6; Peters, Brian 4-1;
    Mabin, Jordan 3-2; Johnson, Ben 2-3; Browne, Vince 0-5; Williams, Nate 3-1;
    Bryant, Corbin 2-2; Wootton, Corey 1-1; Hahn, Adam 1-1; Thomas, Marshall 0-2;
    McNaul, Bryce 0-2; Demos, Stefan 1-0; Brown, Charles 1-0; Dugar, Demetrius 1-0;
    Williams, Quentin 0-1.
    
    
    Game Starters:
    Minnesota
    
    POS  ## OFFENSE
    WR   7  Decker, Eric
    WR   1  Green, Brandon
    TE   48 Tow-Arnett, Ni
    LT   79 Stommes, Matt
    LG   6B Bunders, Chris
    C    52 Tow-Arnett, J
    RG   73 Carufel, Matt
    RT   71 Wills, Jeff
    QB   8  Weber, Adam
    RB   22 Bennett, Duane
    FB   35 Hoese, Jon
    
    POS  ## DEFENSE
    DE   89 Moen, Barrett
    DT   99 Brown, Garrett
    NT   98 Small, Eric
    DE   55 McKinley, C
    LB   21 Lawrence, S
    LB   30 Campbell, Lee
    LB   32 Triplett, Nate
    CB   15 Simmons, Traye
    S    27 Theret, Kyle
    S    3  Royston, Kim
    CB   24 Sherels, Marcus
    
    Northwestern
    
    POS  ## OFFENSE
    WR   12 Brewer, Andrew
    WR   5  Stewart, Sidney
    LT   75 Netter, Al
    LG   63 Grant, Keegan
    C    65 Burkett, Ben
    RG   64 Bartels, Doug
    RT   78 Mattes, Kurt
    WR   8  Fields, D.
    QB   13 Kafka, Mike
    RB   39 Schmidt, Jacob
    SB   44 Woodsum, Mark
    
    POS  ## DEFENSE
    DE   99 Wootton, Corey
    DT   98 Bryant, Corbin
    DT   67 Thomas, M.
    DE   94 Browne, Vince
    OLB  35 Johnson, Ben
    MLB  57 Williams, Nate
    OLB  41 Davie, Quentin
    CB   24 McManis, S.
    FS   4  Smith, Brendan
    SS   17 Phillips, Brad
    CB   26 Mabin, Jordan
    
    
    Player participation:
    
    
    Minnesota: 1A-Carter, Michael, 2-Collado, Ryan, 3B-Haudan, Blake, 4A-Cooper, Keanon, 4-Carpenter, Hayo, 5-Gray, MarQueis,
    5A-Johnson, Johnny, 6-Whaley, Kevin, 8A-Reeves, Spencer, 9G-Hughes, Curtis, 11-Stoudermire, T, 16-Kuznia, Ben, 20-Thomas, Jay,
    23-Eskridge, D, 25-Dandridge, Tim, 29-Salamon, Shady, 31-Singletary, M, 33-Sharpe, Rex, 37-Ellestad, Eric, 43-Grant, Ryan,
    45-Klitzke, Bryan, 47-Coleman, Ryan, 51-Tinsley, Gary, 53-Burris, D.J., 68-Edwards, Jewhan, 76-Alford, Dom, 78-Orton, Ryan,
    81-Allen, Bryant, 83-McKnight, D, 85-Lair, Eric, 88-McGarry, Collin, 90-Henderson, R, 93-Onwuachi, D, 95-Wilhite, D.L.,
    97-Jacobs, Anthony.
    
    Northwestern: 1A-Bates, Hunter, 1-Demos, Stefan, 3-Matthews, J., 6-Brown, Charles, 7A-Deiters, Neal, 9-Dunsmore, Drake,
    10-Peters, Brian, 11-Ebert, Jeremy, 19-Fields, Arby, 20-Concannon, S., 21-Bolden, Mike, 22-Dugar, D., 32-Arnold, David,
    33-Nwabuisi, David, 42-Watt, Kevin, 45-Petty, Kyle, 47-Weina, Ricky, 51-McNaul, Bryce, 58-Pace, J.H., 70-Ward, Patrick,
    73-Armstrong, C., 76-Taylor, Desmond, 79-Hahn, Adam, 80-Mitchell, B., 81-Frymire, Kevin, 85-Markshausen, Z., 88-Williams, Q.,
    89-Rooks, Josh, 90-DiNardo, Jack.
    
    
    
      Play-by-Play Summary  
    Play-by-Play Summary
    2009 Northwestern Football
    Minnesota vs Northwestern (Sep 26, 2009 at Evanston, Ill.)

    1st Quarter

    NU wins toss-defers. Minn will receive and defend north goal.
    Minn 1-10at Minn30NU ball on NU30.
    Demos, Stefan kickoff 65 yards to the MINN5, Stoudermire, T return 37 yards to the MINN42 (Demos, Stefan).
    Minn 1-10at Minn42Bennett, Duane rush for 7 yards to the MINN49 (Smith, Brendan).
    Minn 2-3at Minn49Whaley, Kevin rush for 9 yards to the NU42, 1ST DOWN MINN (Mabin, Jordan;Browne, Vince).
    Minn 1-10at Nu42Weber, Adam pass complete to Tow-Arnett, Ni for 20 yards to the NU22, 1ST DOWN MINN, out-of-bounds (Mabin, Jordan).
    Minn 1-10at Nu22Weber, Adam pass complete to Decker, Eric for 21 yards to the NU1, 1ST DOWN MINN (Johnson, Ben).
    Minn 1-Gat Nu01Bennett, Duane rush for 1 yard to the NU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 12:49.
    Ellestad, Eric kick attempt good.
    Minnesota 7, Northwestern 0
    Drive: 5 plays, 58 yards, TOP 02:11
    Ellestad, Eric kickoff 54 yards to the NU16, Concannon, S. return 0 yards to the NU16 (Kuznia, Ben).
    Nu 1-10at Nu16NORTHWESTERN drive start at 12:49.
    Nu 1-10at Nu16Schmidt, Jacob rush for 3 yards to the NU19 (Lawrence, S).
    Nu 2-7at Nu19Kafka, Mike pass complete to Schmidt, Jacob for 4 yards to the NU23, out-of-bounds (Theret, Kyle).
    Nu 3-3at Nu23Kafka, Mike pass complete to Stewart, Sidney for 3 yards to the NU26, 1ST DOWN NU (Triplett, Nate).
    Nu 1-10at Nu26Kafka, Mike rush for 7 yards to the NU33.
    Nu 2-3at Nu33Kafka, Mike pass complete to Dunsmore, Drake for 2 yards to the NU35 (Triplett, Nate).
    Nu 3-1at Nu35Kafka, Mike pass complete to Markshausen, Z. for 3 yards to the NU38, 1ST DOWN NU (Small, Eric).
    Nu 1-10at Nu38Fields, Arby rush for 2 yards to the NU40 (McKinley, C;Campbell, Lee).
    Nu 2-8at Nu40Kafka, Mike rush for 5 yards to the NU45 (Lawrence, S;Campbell, Lee).
    Nu 3-3at Nu45Kafka, Mike pass complete to Markshausen, Z. for 6 yards to the MINN49, 1ST DOWN NU (Simmons, Traye).
    Nu 1-10at Minn49Fields, Arby rush for 1 yard to the MINN48, out-of-bounds (Campbell, Lee;Lawrence, S).
    Nu 2-9at Minn48Fields, Arby rush for 2 yards to the MINN46 (Campbell, Lee).
    Nu 3-7at Minn46Kafka, Mike pass complete to Stewart, Sidney for 16 yards to the MINN30, 1ST DOWN NU (Royston, Kim).
    Nu 1-10at Minn30Kafka, Mike pass incomplete to Fields, D., QB hurry by Small, Eric.
    Nu 2-10at Minn30Kafka, Mike rush for 3 yards to the MINN27 (Carpenter, Hayo;Royston, Kim).
    Nu 3-7at Minn27Kafka, Mike pass complete to Fields, D. for 12 yards to the MINN15, 1ST DOWN NU (Sherels, Marcus).
    Nu 1-10at Minn15Matthews, J. rush for 7 yards to the MINN8 (Carpenter, Hayo).
    Nu 2-3at Minn08Kafka, Mike rush for 2 yards to the MINN6 (Triplett, Nate).
    Nu 3-1at Minn06Schmidt, Jacob rush for 2 yards to the MINN4 (Campbell, Lee;Royston, Kim), PENALTY NU holding (Mattes, Kurt) 10 yards to the MINN16, NO PLAY.
    Nu 3-11at Minn16Kafka, Mike pass complete to Schmidt, Jacob for 8 yards to the MINN8 (Carpenter, Hayo;Theret, Kyle).
    Nu 4-3at Minn08Demos, Stefan field goal attempt from 26 GOOD, clock 04:03.
    Minnesota 7, Northwestern 3
    Drive: 19 plays, 76 yards, TOP 08:46
    Demos, Stefan kickoff 65 yards to the MINN5, Stoudermire, T return 23 yards to the MINN28 (Smith, Brendan).
    Minn 1-10at Minn28MINNESOTA drive start at 04:03.
    Minn 1-10at Minn28Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Bennett, Duane.
    Minn 2-10at Minn28Bennett, Duane rush for 3 yards to the MINN31 (Davie, Quentin;Bryant, Corbin).
    Minn 3-7at Minn31Weber, Adam sacked for loss of 8 yards to the MINN23 (Bryant, Corbin).
    Minn 4-15at Minn23Haudan, Blake punt 44 yards to the NU33, fair catch by Smith, Brendan.
    Drive: 3 plays, minus 5 yards, TOP 01:38
    Nu 1-10at Nu33NORTHWESTERN drive start at 02:25.
    Nu 1-10at Nu33Kafka, Mike pass complete to Fields, Arby for 6 yards to the NU39.
    Nu 2-4at Nu39Fields, Arby rush for 14 yards to the MINN47, 1ST DOWN NU (Sherels, Marcus).
    Nu 1-10at Minn47Kafka, Mike sacked for loss of 12 yards to the NU41 (Small, Eric).
    Nu 2-22at Nu41Kafka, Mike pass complete to Schmidt, Jacob for loss of 2 yards to the NU39 (Triplett, Nate).
    Nu 3-24at Nu39Schmidt, Jacob rush for 5 yards to the NU44 (Wilhite, D.L.;Lawrence, S).
    Drive: 5 plays, 11 yards, TOP 02:31
    Minnesota 7, Northwestern 3
    2nd Quarter

    Nu 4-19at Nu44Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
    Nu 4-19at Nu44Demos, Stefan punt 36 yards to the MINN20, fair catch by Allen, Bryant.
    Drive: 5 plays, 11 yards, TOP 02:31
    Minn 1-10at Minn20MINNESOTA drive start at 14:54.
    Minn 1-10at Minn20Weber, Adam pass complete to Decker, Eric for 10 yards to the MINN30, 1ST DOWN MINN (Smith, Brendan;Mabin, Jordan).
    Minn 1-10at Minn30Weber, Adam rush for 2 yards to the MINN32 (Mabin, Jordan).
    Minn 2-8at Minn32Weber, Adam pass complete to Decker, Eric for 7 yards to the MINN39 (McManis, S.).
    Minn 3-1at Minn39Timeout Minnesota, clock 13:00.
    Minn 3-1at Minn39Eskridge, D rush for 2 yards to the MINN41, 1ST DOWN MINN (Smith, Brendan).
    Minn 1-10at Minn41Gray, MarQueis at QB for Minnesota.
    Minn 1-10at Minn41Gray, MarQueis rush for 18 yards to the NU41, 1ST DOWN MINN (Smith, Brendan).
    Minn 1-10at Nu41Gray, MarQueis rush for 3 yards to the NU38, out-of-bounds (Williams, Nate).
    Minn 2-7at Nu38Weber, Adam at QB for Minnesota.
    Minn 2-7at Nu38Weber, Adam pass complete to Decker, Eric for 5 yards to the NU33 (Smith, Brendan).
    Minn 3-2at Nu33Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Decker, Eric, QB hurry by Wootton, Corey.
    Play reversed on review. Origially complete to NU 11.
    Minn 4-2at Nu33Timeout Northwestern, clock 10:39.
    Minn 4-2at Nu33Weber, Adam pass intercepted by McManis, S. at the NU32, McManis, S. return 0 yards to the NU32.
    Drive: 9 plays, 47 yards, TOP 04:20
    Nu 1-10at Nu32NORTHWESTERN drive start at 10:34.
    Nu 1-10at Nu32Matthews, J. rush for 7 yards to the NU39 (Lawrence, S;Simmons, Traye).
    Nu 2-3at Nu39Kafka, Mike sacked for loss of 11 yards to the NU28 (Jacobs, Anthony), PENALTY NU intentional grounding (Kafka, Mike) 0 yards to the NU28.
    Nu 3-14at Nu28Kafka, Mike pass incomplete to Schmidt, Jacob (Lawrence, S).
    Nu 4-14at Nu28Demos, Stefan punt 44 yards to the MINN28, Allen, Bryant return 22 yards to the 50 yardline (Smith, Brendan).
    Drive: 3 plays, minus 4 yards, TOP 01:00
    Minn 1-10at Minn50MINNESOTA drive start at 09:34, 1st and 10.
    Minn 1-10at Minn50Whaley, Kevin rush for 11 yards to the NU39, 1ST DOWN MINN (Phillips, Brad;McManis, S.).
    Minn 1-10at Nu39Weber, Adam pass complete to Decker, Eric for 20 yards to the NU19, 1ST DOWN MINN, out-of-bounds (Smith, Brendan).
    Minn 1-10at Nu19Weber, Adam pass complete to Tow-Arnett, Ni for 16 yards to the NU3, 1ST DOWN MINN (McNaul, Bryce;Johnson, Ben).
    Minn 1-Gat Nu03Bennett, Duane rush for 3 yards to the NU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 07:44.
    Ellestad, Eric kick attempt good.
    Minnesota 14, Northwestern 3
    Drive: 4 plays, 50 yards, TOP 01:50
    Ellestad, Eric kickoff 67 yards to the NU3, Matthews, J. return 22 yards to the NU25 (Dandridge, Tim).
    Nu 1-10at Nu25NORTHWESTERN drive start at 07:44.
    Nu 1-10at Nu25Schmidt, Jacob rush for 2 yards to the NU27 (Small, Eric).
    Nu 2-8at Nu27Kafka, Mike pass complete to Dunsmore, Drake for 18 yards to the NU45, 1ST DOWN NU (Royston, Kim).
    Nu 1-10at Nu45Kafka, Mike pass complete to Brewer, Andrew for 10 yards to the MINN45, 1ST DOWN NU (Theret, Kyle).
    Nu 1-10at Minn45Kafka, Mike pass incomplete to Dunsmore, Drake (Triplett, Nate).
    Nu 2-10at Minn45Kafka, Mike pass complete to Fields, Arby for 6 yards to the MINN39 (Triplett, Nate).
    Nu 3-4at Minn39Kafka, Mike pass complete to Markshausen, Z. for 12 yards to the MINN27, 1ST DOWN NU (Royston, Kim).
    Nu 1-10at Minn27Kafka, Mike rush for 5 yards to the MINN22 (Campbell, Lee).
    Nu 2-5at Minn22Fields, Arby rush for 17 yards to the MINN5, 1ST DOWN NU, out-of-bounds (Onwuachi, D).
    Nu 1-Gat Minn05Kafka, Mike rush for 3 yards to the MINN2 (Brown, Garrett).
    Nu 2-Gat Minn02Fields, Arby rush for 2 yards to the MINN0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 04:27.
    Demos, Stefan kick attempt good.
    Minnesota 14, Northwestern 10
    Drive: 10 plays, 75 yards, TOP 03:17
    Demos, Stefan kickoff 65 yards to the MINN5, Carpenter, Hayo return 20 yards to the MINN25 (Peters, Brian).
    Minn 1-10at Minn25MINNESOTA drive start at 04:27.
    Minn 1-10at Minn25Whaley, Kevin rush for 4 yards to the MINN29 (Williams, Q.;Johnson, Ben).
    Minn 2-6at Minn29Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Green, Brandon (McManis, S.).
    Minn 3-6at Minn29Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Eskridge, D, QB hurry by Davie, Quentin.
    Minn 4-6at Minn29Haudan, Blake punt 37 yards to the NU34, Smith, Brendan return 0 yards to the NU34, fumble by Smith, Brendan recovered by NU Arnold, David at NU35.
    Drive: 3 plays, 4 yards, TOP 01:07
    Nu 1-10at Nu35NORTHWESTERN drive start at 03:20, NU ball on NU35.
    Nu 1-10at Nu35Fields, Arby rush for 1 yard to the NU36 (Campbell, Lee).
    Nu 2-9at Nu36Kafka, Mike pass incomplete to Brewer, Andrew, dropped pass.
    Nu 3-9at Nu36Kafka, Mike pass complete to Fields, D. for 14 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN NU (Lawrence, S).
    Nu 1-10at Nu50Kafka, Mike pass complete to Fields, D. for 6 yards to the MINN44 (Triplett, Nate).
    Nu 2-4at Minn44Kafka, Mike pass complete to Markshausen, Z. for 22 yards to the MINN22, 1ST DOWN NU (Sherels, Marcus).
    Nu 1-10at Minn22Kafka, Mike pass incomplete to Ebert, Jeremy.
    Nu 2-10at Minn22Schmidt, Jacob rush for 2 yards to the MINN20 (Onwuachi, D).
    Nu 3-8at Minn20Kafka, Mike pass intercepted by Royston, Kim at the MINN2, Royston, Kim return 0 yards to the MINN2.
    Drive: 8 plays, 45 yards, TOP 02:31
    Minn 1-10at Minn02MINNESOTA drive start at 00:49.
    Minn 1-10at Minn02Weber, Adam rush for 1 yard to the MINN3 (Hahn, Adam).
    Minn 2-9at Minn03TEAM rush for no gain to the MINN3.
    Minn 3-9at Minn03Timeout Northwestern, clock 00:07.
    Minn 3-9at Minn03Bennett, Duane rush for 3 yards to the MINN6 (Browne, Vince;Davie, Quentin).
    Minn 4-6at Minn06Timeout Northwestern, clock 00:03.
    Minn 4-6at Minn06Weber, Adam pass incomplete, QB hurry by Davie, Quentin.
    Drive: 4 plays, 4 yards, TOP 00:49
    Nu 1-Gat Minn06NORTHWESTERN drive start at 00:00.
    Nu 1-Gat Minn06End of half, clock 00:00.
    Minnesota 14, Northwestern 10
    3rd Quarter

    Nu 1-Gat Minn06Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, MINN ball on MINN30.
    Ellestad, Eric kickoff 57 yards to the NU13, Matthews, J. return 21 yards to the NU34 (Hoese, Jon).
    Nu 1-10at Nu34NORTHWESTERN drive start at 15:00.
    Nu 1-10at Nu34Schmidt, Jacob rush for 3 yards to the NU37 (Small, Eric).
    Nu 2-7at Nu37Kafka, Mike pass incomplete to Dunsmore, Drake, dropped pass.
    Nu 3-7at Nu37Kafka, Mike pass incomplete to Stewart, Sidney.
    Nu 4-7at Nu37Demos, Stefan punt 41 yards to the MINN22, fair catch by Allen, Bryant.
    Drive: 3 plays, 3 yards, TOP 00:53
    Minn 1-10at Minn22MINNESOTA drive start at 14:07.
    Minn 1-10at Minn22Weber, Adam rush for 3 yards to the MINN25 (Wootton, Corey).
    Minn 2-7at Minn25Bennett, Duane rush for 5 yards to the MINN30 (Phillips, Brad).
    Minn 3-2at Minn30Bennett, Duane rush for 6 yards to the MINN36, 1ST DOWN MINN (Williams, Nate).
    Minn 1-10at Minn36Weber, Adam pass complete to Decker, Eric for 4 yards to the MINN40.
    Minn 2-6at Minn40Whaley, Kevin rush for 4 yards to the MINN44 (Browne, Vince;Williams, Nate).
    Minn 3-2at Minn44Bennett, Duane rush for 4 yards to the MINN48, 1ST DOWN MINN (McManis, S.;Phillips, Brad).
    Minn 1-10at Minn48Gray, MarQueis at QB for Minnesota.
    Minn 1-10at Minn48Gray, MarQueis rush for loss of 1 yard to the MINN47 (Hahn, Adam;Johnson, Ben).
    Minn 2-11at Minn47Weber, Adam at QB for Minnesota.
    Minn 2-11at Minn47Weber, Adam pass complete to Tow-Arnett, Ni for 14 yards to the NU39, 1ST DOWN MINN (Peters, Brian).
    Minn 1-10at Nu39Bennett, Duane rush for 13 yards to the NU26, 1ST DOWN MINN (McManis, S.;Peters, Brian).
    Minn 1-10at Nu26Weber, Adam pass complete to Tow-Arnett, Ni for 3 yards to the NU23 (McManis, S.;McNaul, Bryce).
    Minn 2-7at Nu23Bennett, Duane rush for 7 yards to the NU16, 1ST DOWN MINN (Johnson, Ben).
    Minn 1-10at Nu16Weber, Adam pass complete to Decker, Eric for 16 yards to the NU0, 1ST DOWN MINN, TOUCHDOWN, clock 07:16.
    Ellestad, Eric kick attempt good.
    Minnesota 21, Northwestern 10
    Drive: 12 plays, 78 yards, TOP 06:51
    Ellestad, Eric kickoff 68 yards to the NU2, Matthews, J. return 19 yards to the NU21 (Collado, Ryan).
    Nu 1-10at Nu21NORTHWESTERN drive start at 07:16.
    Nu 1-10at Nu21Kafka, Mike pass incomplete to Markshausen, Z..
    Nu 2-10at Nu21Kafka, Mike pass complete to Dunsmore, Drake for 12 yards to the NU33, 1ST DOWN NU (Singletary, M).
    Nu 1-10at Nu33Kafka, Mike pass complete to Mitchell, B. for 12 yards to the NU45, 1ST DOWN NU (Campbell, Lee).
    Nu 1-10at Nu45Kafka, Mike rush for 4 yards to the NU49 (McKinley, C).
    Nu 2-6at Nu49Kafka, Mike pass incomplete to Dunsmore, Drake (Campbell, Lee).
    Nu 3-6at Nu49Kafka, Mike pass complete to Markshausen, Z. for 16 yards to the MINN35, 1ST DOWN NU (Triplett, Nate).
    Nu 1-10at Minn35Kafka, Mike rush for 1 yard to the MINN34 (Onwuachi, D).
    Nu 2-9at Minn34Kafka, Mike pass complete to Brewer, Andrew for 10 yards to the MINN24, 1ST DOWN NU, out-of-bounds (Lawrence, S).
    Nu 1-10at Minn24Kafka, Mike pass complete to Brewer, Andrew for 24 yards to the MINN0, 1ST DOWN NU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 04:43.
    Demos, Stefan kick attempt good.
    Minnesota 21, Northwestern 17
    Drive: 9 plays, 79 yards, TOP 02:33
    Demos, Stefan kickoff 61 yards to the MINN9, Stoudermire, T return 36 yards to the MINN45 (Dugar, D.).
    Minn 1-10at Minn45MINNESOTA drive start at 04:43.
    Minn 1-10at Minn45Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Tow-Arnett, Ni, QB hurry by Watt, Kevin.
    Minn 2-10at Minn45Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Decker, Eric, QB hurry by Browne, Vince.
    Minn 3-10at Minn45Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Decker, Eric (Williams, Nate), QB hurry by Davie, Quentin.
    Minn 4-10at Minn45Haudan, Blake punt 41 yards to the NU14, Smith, Brendan return 7 yards to the NU21 (Grant, Ryan).
    Drive: 3 plays, 0 yards, TOP 00:35
    Nu 1-10at Nu21NORTHWESTERN drive start at 04:08.
    Nu 1-10at Nu21Fields, Arby rush for 5 yards to the NU26 (Carpenter, Hayo).
    Nu 2-5at Nu26Kafka, Mike pass complete to Fields, D. for 11 yards to the NU37, 1ST DOWN NU (Royston, Kim;Sherels, Marcus).
    Nu 1-10at Nu37PENALTY NU false start 5 yards to the NU32.
    Nu 1-15at Nu32Kafka, Mike pass complete to Stewart, Sidney for 11 yards to the NU43 (Carpenter, Hayo;Sherels, Marcus).
    Nu 2-4at Nu43Kafka, Mike pass complete to Stewart, Sidney for 6 yards to the NU49, 1ST DOWN NU (Triplett, Nate).
    Nu 1-10at Nu49Kafka, Mike pass incomplete to Dunsmore, Drake.
    Play stands after review
    Nu 2-10at Nu49Kafka, Mike pass complete to Mitchell, B. for 4 yards to the MINN47, out-of-bounds (Sherels, Marcus;Triplett, Nate).
    Nu 3-6at Minn47Kafka, Mike pass complete to Ebert, Jeremy for 12 yards to the MINN35, 1ST DOWN NU.
    Nu 1-10at Minn35Kafka, Mike pass incomplete to Stewart, Sidney (Sherels, Marcus), PENALTY MINN pass interference (Sherels, Marcus) 14 yards to the MINN21, 1ST DOWN NU, NO PLAY.
    Nu 1-10at Minn21Kafka, Mike pass incomplete to Markshausen, Z. (McKinley, C).
    Nu 2-10at Minn21Kafka, Mike pass complete to Mitchell, B. for 9 yards to the MINN12 (Onwuachi, D).
    Nu 3-1at Minn12Fields, Arby rush for loss of 1 yard to the MINN13 (Lawrence, S;Campbell, Lee), PENALTY NU holding declined.
    Play stands after review
    Nu 4-2at Minn13Kafka, Mike pass complete to Mitchell, B. for 13 yards to the MINN0, 1ST DOWN NU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:06.
    Demos, Stefan kick attempt good.
    Northwestern 24, Minnesota 21
    Drive: 11 plays, 79 yards, TOP 04:02
    Demos, Stefan kickoff 68 yards to the MINN2, Stoudermire, T return 15 yards to the MINN17 (Brown, Charles).
    Minn 1-10at Minn17MINNESOTA drive start at 00:06.
    Northwestern 24, Minnesota 21
    4th Quarter

    Minn 1-10at Minn17Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
    Minn 1-10at Minn17Whaley, Kevin rush for 3 yards to the MINN20 (Davie, Quentin).
    Minn 2-7at Minn20Gray, MarQueis at QB for Minnesota.
    Minn 2-7at Minn20Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Decker, Eric.
    Minn 3-7at Minn20Weber, Adam at QB for Minnesota.
    Minn 3-7at Minn20Weber, Adam pass complete to Green, Brandon for 27 yards to the MINN47, 1ST DOWN MINN (Phillips, Brad;Smith, Brendan).
    Minn 1-10at Minn47Bennett, Duane rush for 8 yards to the NU45 (Browne, Vince;McManis, S.).
    Minn 2-2at Nu45Bennett, Duane rush for 4 yards to the NU41, 1ST DOWN MINN (Davie, Quentin).
    Minn 1-10at Nu41Gray, MarQueis at QB for Minnesota.
    Minn 1-10at Nu41Gray, MarQueis rush for 9 yards to the NU32 (Phillips, Brad;Browne, Vince).
    Minn 2-1at Nu32Weber, Adam at QB for Minnesota.
    Minn 2-1at Nu32Hoese, Jon rush for 7 yards to the NU25, 1ST DOWN MINN (Davie, Quentin).
    Minn 1-10at Nu25Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Tow-Arnett, Ni (Phillips, Brad).
    Minn 2-10at Nu25Bennett, Duane rush for 2 yards to the NU23, out-of-bounds (Mabin, Jordan).
    Minn 3-8at Nu23Weber, Adam pass complete to Green, Brandon for 10 yards to the NU13, 1ST DOWN MINN (McManis, S.).
    Minn 1-10at Nu13Bennett, Duane rush for 5 yards to the NU8 (Phillips, Brad;McManis, S.).
    Minn 2-5at Nu08Gray, MarQueis at QB for Minnesota.
    Minn 2-5at Nu08Gray, MarQueis rush for 4 yards to the NU4 (Williams, Nate).
    Minn 3-1at Nu04Weber, Adam at QB for Minnesota.
    Minn 3-1at Nu04Bennett, Duane rush for 4 yards to the NU0, 1ST DOWN MINN, TOUCHDOWN, clock 08:35.
    Ellestad, Eric kick attempt good.
    Minnesota 28, Northwestern 24
    Drive: 13 plays, 83 yards, TOP 06:31
    Ellestad, Eric kickoff 64 yards to the NU6, Matthews, J. return 13 yards to the NU19 (Carpenter, Hayo).
    Nu 1-10at Nu19NORTHWESTERN drive start at 08:35.
    Nu 1-10at Nu19Schmidt, Jacob rush for 5 yards to the NU24 (Lawrence, S).
    Nu 2-5at Nu24Kafka, Mike pass complete to Markshausen, Z. for 11 yards to the NU35, 1ST DOWN NU, out-of-bounds (Lawrence, S).
    Nu 1-10at Nu35Kafka, Mike pass incomplete to Stewart, Sidney.
    Nu 2-10at Nu35Kafka, Mike pass complete to Dunsmore, Drake for 5 yards to the NU40 (Campbell, Lee).
    Nu 3-5at Nu40Kafka, Mike pass incomplete to Markshausen, Z. (Triplett, Nate), QB hurry by Campbell, Lee.
    Nu 4-5at Nu40Demos, Stefan punt 42 yards to the MINN18, fair catch by Allen, Bryant.
    Drive: 5 plays, 21 yards, TOP 01:49
    Minn 1-10at Minn18MINNESOTA drive start at 06:46.
    Minn 1-10at Minn18Bennett, Duane rush for 6 yards to the MINN24 (Bryant, Corbin).
    Minn 2-4at Minn24Bennett, Duane rush for 2 yards to the MINN26 (Davie, Quentin).
    Minn 3-2at Minn26Hoese, Jon rush for 8 yards to the MINN34, 1ST DOWN MINN (Peters, Brian).
    Minn 1-10at Minn34Weber, Adam pass complete to Tow-Arnett, Ni for 12 yards to the MINN46, 1ST DOWN MINN (Peters, Brian).
    Minn 1-10at Minn46Bennett, Duane rush for no gain to the MINN46 (Wootton, Corey;Davie, Quentin).
    Minn 2-10at Minn46Bennett, Duane rush for 4 yards to the 50 yardline (Davie, Quentin;McManis, S.).
    Minn 3-6at Minn50Gray, MarQueis at QB for Minnesota.
    Minn 3-6at Minn50Timeout Minnesota, clock 02:54.
    Minn 3-6at Minn50Weber, Adam at QB for Minnesota.
    Minn 3-6at Minn50Weber, Adam rush for 1 yard to the NU49 (Phillips, Brad;Bryant, Corbin).
    Minn 4-5at Nu49Timeout Northwestern, clock 02:45.
    Minn 4-5at Nu49Haudan, Blake punt 39 yards to the NU10, out-of-bounds.
    Drive: 7 plays, 33 yards, TOP 04:10
    Nu 1-10at Nu10NORTHWESTERN drive start at 02:36.
    Nu 1-10at Nu10Kafka, Mike pass incomplete to Schmidt, Jacob, QB hurry by Brown, Garrett.
    Nu 2-10at Nu10Kafka, Mike pass complete to Stewart, Sidney for 7 yards to the NU17 (Sherels, Marcus;Triplett, Nate).
    Nu 3-3at Nu17Kafka, Mike sacked for loss of 9 yards to the NU8 (McKinley, C), fumble by Kafka, Mike recovered by MINN McKinley, C at NU3.
    Drive: 3 plays, minus 7 yards, TOP 00:36
    Minn 1-Gat Nu03MINNESOTA drive start at 02:00.
    Minn 1-Gat Nu03Bennett, Duane rush for 1 yard to the NU2 (Davie, Quentin;Thomas, M.).
    Minn 2-Gat Nu02Timeout Northwestern, clock 01:55.
    Minn 2-Gat Nu02Bennett, Duane rush for 1 yard to the NU1 (Thomas, M.;Smith, Brendan).
    Minn 3-Gat Nu01Timeout Northwestern, clock 01:48.
    Minn 3-Gat Nu01Weber, Adam pass complete to Decker, Eric for 1 yard to the NU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 01:43.
    Ellestad, Eric kick attempt good.
    Minnesota 35, Northwestern 24
    Drive: 3 plays, 3 yards, TOP 00:17
    Ellestad, Eric kickoff 64 yards to the NU6, Matthews, J. return 19 yards to the NU25 (Singletary, M).
    Nu 1-10at Nu25NORTHWESTERN drive start at 01:43.
    Nu 1-10at Nu25Kafka, Mike sacked for loss of 7 yards to the NU18 (Wilhite, D.L.), fumble by Kafka, Mike recovered by MINN Wilhite, D.L. at NU19.
    Drive: 1 plays, minus 6 yards, TOP 00:17
    Minn 1-10at Nu19MINNESOTA drive start at 01:26.
    Minn 1-10at Nu19TEAM rush for loss of 1 yard to the NU20.
    Minn 2-11at Nu20TEAM rush for loss of 2 yards to the NU22.
    Minn 3-13at Nu22End of game, clock 00:00.
    Drive: 2 plays, minus 3 yards, TOP 01:26
    FINAL SCORE
    Minnesota 35, Northwestern 24
      Play Breakdown Summary  
    Play Breakdown Summary (Final)
    2009 Northwestern Football
    Minnesota vs Northwestern (Sep 26, 2009 at Evanston, Ill.)

    
    
    
    Minnesota                              Northwestern
    
    Down               RUN PASS  Total     Down               RUN PASS  Total
    
    OVERALL..........   41   27     68     OVERALL..........   25   51     76
    1ST DOWN.........   20   12     32     1ST DOWN.........   15   16     31
    2ND DOWN-SHORT...    4    0      4     2ND DOWN-SHORT...    2    2      4
    2ND DOWN-MIDDLE..    3    1      4     2ND DOWN-MIDDLE..    2    5      7
    2ND DOWN-LONG....    7    5     12     2ND DOWN-LONG....    4   12     16
    3RD DOWN-SHORT...    5    2      7     3RD DOWN-SHORT...    1    1      2
    3RD DOWN-MIDDLE..    0    0      0     3RD DOWN-MIDDLE..    0    4      4
    3RD DOWN-LONG....    2    5      7     3RD DOWN-LONG....    1   10     11
    4TH DOWN.........    0    2      2     4TH DOWN.........    0    1      1
    
    Minnesota                              Northwestern
    
    Formation        RUN PASS  Total       Formation        RUN PASS  Total
    
    ...............   41   27     68       ...............   25   51     76
    
    
    
    
    Minnesota (Sorted by Play type)
    
    1ST DOWN RUN  (20 RUN, 12 PASS)                                  1ST DOWN PASS
    1-10 N39 #22  13 [    ]                                          1-10 M28 #8  to #22     - [     ]
    1-10 M47 #22   8 [    ]                                          1-10 N26 #8  to #48     3 [     ]
    1-10 N13 #22   5 [    ]                                          1-10 N42 #8  to #48    20 [     ]
    1-3  N03 #22   3 [    ]                                          1-10 N25 #8  to #48     - [     ]
    1-10 M18 #22   6 [    ]                                          1-10 M45 #8  to #48     - [     ]
    1-10 M46 #22   0 [    ]                                          1-10 N19 #8  to #48    16 [     ]
    1-3  N03 #22   1 [    ]                                          1-10 M34 #8  to #48    12 [     ]
    1-1  N01 #22   1 [    ]                                          1-10 M20 #8  to #7     10 [     ]
    1-10 M42 #22   7 [    ]                                          1-10 N39 #8  to #7     20 [     ]
    1-10 M41 #5   18 [    ]                                          1-10 N22 #8  to #7     21 [     ]
    1-10 M48 #5   -1 [    ]                                          1-10 N16 #8  to #7     16 [     ]
    1-10 N41 #5    9 [    ]                                          1-10 M36 #8  to #7      4 [     ]
    1-10 N41 #5    3 [    ]
    1-10 M17 #6    3 [    ]
    1-10 M50 #6   11 [    ]
    1-10 M25 #6    4 [    ]
    1-10 M22 #8    3 [    ]
    1-10 M30 #8    2 [    ]
    1-10 M02 #8    1 [    ]
    1-10 N19 #TM  -1 [    ]
    
    2ND-SHORT RUN  (4 RUN, 0 PASS)                                   2ND-SHORT PASS
    2-2  N45 #22   4 [    ]
    2-2  N02 #22   1 [    ]
    2-1  N32 #35   7 [    ]
    2-3  M49 #6    9 [    ]
    
    2ND-MIDDLE RUN  (3 RUN, 1 PASS)                                  2ND-MIDDLE PASS
    2-4  M24 #22   2 [    ]                                          2-6  M29 #8  to #1      - [     ]
    2-5  N08 #5    4 [    ]
    2-6  M40 #6    4 [    ]
    
    2ND-LONG RUN  (7 RUN, 5 PASS)                                    2ND-LONG PASS
    2-7  N23 #22   7 [    ]                                          2-11 M47 #8  to #48    14 [     ]
    2-10 M28 #22   3 [    ]                                          2-7  M20 #8  to #7      - [     ]
    2-7  M25 #22   5 [    ]                                          2-8  M32 #8  to #7      7 [     ]
    2-10 N25 #22   2 [    ]                                          2-10 M45 #8  to #7      - [     ]
    2-10 M46 #22   4 [    ]                                          2-7  N38 #8  to #7      5 [     ]
    2-9  M03 #TM   0 [    ]
    2-11 N20 #TM  -2 [    ]
    
    3RD-SHORT RUN  (5 RUN, 2 PASS)                                   3RD-SHORT PASS
    3-2  M44 #22   4 [    ]                                          3-2  N33 #8  to #7      - [     ]
    3-2  M30 #22   6 [    ]                                          3-1  N01 #8  to #7      1 [     ]
    3-1  N04 #22   4 [    ]
    3-1  M39 #23   2 [    ]
    3-2  M26 #35   8 [    ]
    
    3RD-MIDDLE RUN  (0 RUN, 0 PASS)                                  3RD-MIDDLE PASS
    
    3RD-LONG RUN  (2 RUN, 5 PASS)                                    3RD-LONG PASS
    3-9  M03 #22   3 [    ]                                          3-7  M20 #8  to #1     27 [     ]
    3-6  M50 #8    1 [    ]                                          3-8  N23 #8  to #1     10 [     ]
                                                                     3-6  M29 #8  to #23     - [     ]
                                                                     3-10 M45 #8  to #7      - [     ]
                                                                     3-7  M31 #8  to #    SACK [     ]
    
    4TH DOWN RUN  (0 RUN, 2 PASS)                                    4TH DOWN PASS
                                                                     4-2  N33 #8  to #24   INT [     ]
                                                                     4-6  M06 #8  to #       - [     ]
    
    
    Northwestern (Sorted by Play type)
    
    1ST DOWN RUN  (15 RUN, 16 PASS)                                  1ST DOWN PASS
    1-10 M27 #13   5 [    ]                                          1-10 M22 #13 to #11     - [     ]
    1-5  M05 #13   3 [    ]                                          1-10 M24 #13 to #12    24 [     ]
    1-10 N26 #13   7 [    ]                                          1-10 N45 #13 to #12    10 [     ]
    1-10 M35 #13   1 [    ]                                          1-10 N33 #13 to #19     6 [     ]
    1-10 N45 #13   4 [    ]                                          1-10 N10 #13 to #39     - [     ]
    1-10 M49 #19   1 [    ]                                          1-15 N32 #13 to #5     11 [     ]
    1-10 N21 #19   5 [    ]                                          1-10 N35 #13 to #5      - [     ]
    1-10 N38 #19   2 [    ]                                          1-10 M30 #13 to #8      - [     ]
    1-10 N35 #19   1 [    ]                                          1-10 N50 #13 to #8      6 [     ]
    1-10 N32 #3    7 [    ]                                          1-10 N33 #13 to #80    12 [     ]
    1-10 M15 #3    7 [    ]                                          1-10 N21 #13 to #85     - [     ]
    1-10 N16 #39   3 [    ]                                          1-10 M21 #13 to #85     - [     ]
    1-10 N19 #39   5 [    ]                                          1-10 M45 #13 to #9      - [     ]
    1-10 N25 #39   2 [    ]                                          1-10 N49 #13 to #9      - [     ]
    1-10 N34 #39   3 [    ]                                          1-10 N25 #13 to #       - [     ]
                                                                     1-10 M47 #13 to #    SACK [     ]
    
    2ND-SHORT RUN  (2 RUN, 2 PASS)                                   2ND-SHORT PASS
    2-3  M08 #13   2 [    ]                                          2-3  N33 #13 to #9      2 [     ]
    2-2  M02 #19   2 [    ]                                          2-3  N39 #13 to #    SACK [     ]
    
    2ND-MIDDLE RUN  (2 RUN, 5 PASS)                                  2ND-MIDDLE PASS
    2-5  M22 #19  17 [    ]                                          2-4  N43 #13 to #5      6 [     ]
    2-4  N39 #19  14 [    ]                                          2-5  N26 #13 to #8     11 [     ]
                                                                     2-4  M44 #13 to #85    22 [     ]
                                                                     2-5  N24 #13 to #85    11 [     ]
                                                                     2-6  N49 #13 to #9      - [     ]
    
    2ND-LONG RUN  (4 RUN, 12 PASS)                                   2ND-LONG PASS
    2-8  N40 #13   5 [    ]                                          2-9  M34 #13 to #12    10 [     ]
    2-10 M30 #13   3 [    ]                                          2-9  N36 #13 to #12     - [     ]
    2-9  M48 #19   2 [    ]                                          2-10 M45 #13 to #19     6 [     ]
    2-10 M22 #39   2 [    ]                                          2-7  N19 #13 to #39     4 [     ]
                                                                     2-22 N41 #13 to #39    -2 [     ]
                                                                     2-10 N10 #13 to #5      7 [     ]
                                                                     2-10 N49 #13 to #80     4 [     ]
                                                                     2-10 M21 #13 to #80     9 [     ]
                                                                     2-10 N35 #13 to #9      5 [     ]
                                                                     2-8  N27 #13 to #9     18 [     ]
                                                                     2-7  N37 #13 to #9      - [     ]
                                                                     2-10 N21 #13 to #9     12 [     ]
    
    3RD-SHORT RUN  (1 RUN, 1 PASS)                                   3RD-SHORT PASS
    3-1  M12 #19  -1 [    ]                                          3-1  N35 #13 to #85     3 [     ]
    
    3RD-MIDDLE RUN  (0 RUN, 4 PASS)                                  3RD-MIDDLE PASS
                                                                     3-3  N23 #13 to #5      3 [     ]
                                                                     3-3  N45 #13 to #85     6 [     ]
                                                                     3-4  M39 #13 to #85    12 [     ]
                                                                     3-3  N17 #13 to #       - [     ]
    
    3RD-LONG RUN  (1 RUN, 10 PASS)                                   3RD-LONG PASS
    3-24 N39 #39   5 [    ]                                          3-6  M47 #13 to #11    12 [     ]
                                                                     3-8  M20 #13 to #3    INT [     ]
                                                                     3-14 N28 #13 to #39     - [     ]
                                                                     3-11 M16 #13 to #39     8 [     ]
                                                                     3-7  M46 #13 to #5     16 [     ]
                                                                     3-7  N37 #13 to #5      - [     ]
                                                                     3-9  N36 #13 to #8     14 [     ]
                                                                     3-7  M27 #13 to #8     12 [     ]
                                                                     3-6  N49 #13 to #85    16 [     ]
                                                                     3-5  N40 #13 to #85     - [     ]
    
    4TH DOWN RUN  (0 RUN, 1 PASS)                                    4TH DOWN PASS
                                                                     4-2  M13 #13 to #80    13 [     ]