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    Sept. 20, 1997

    Game Four Statistics

    
                          1  2  3  4   F 
    
                          -  -  -  -  -- 
    
    Rice                  7 10 17  6  40 
    
    Northwestern         10  7  7 10  34  FINAL 
    
     Northwestern-B Musso 46 pass from Hughes (Gowins kick)
    
     Rice-Perry 5 run (S Grimes kick)
    
     Northwestern-FG Gowins 36
    
     Rice-Wood 1 run (S Grimes kick)
    
     Northwestern-Marshall 17 run (Gowins kick)
    
     Rice-FG S Grimes 34
    
     Rice-Perry 44 pass from Nelson (S Grimes kick)
    
     Rice-Bates 2 run (S Grimes kick)
    
     Northwestern-J Burden 24 pass from Hughes (Gowins kick)
    
     Rice-FG S Grimes 35
    
     Northwestern-Autry 10 run (Gowins kick)
    
     Northwestern-FG Gowins 47
    
     Rice-Perry 7 run (kick failed)
    
                               Rice Northwestern 
    
    First downs                  32          18 
    
    Rushed-yards             77-461      24-133 
    
    Passing yards                78         272 
    
    Sacked-yards lost           1-5         1-2 
    
    Return yards                 10          56 
    
    Passes                    3-5-1     15-26-0 
    
    Punts                    3-31.3      6-43.3 
    
    Fumbles-lost                4-0         1-0 
    
    Penalties-yards            3-25        4-46 
    
    Time of possession        40:36       19:24 
    
    Individual Statistics 
    
    RUSHING: Rice-Nelson 26-178, Perry 19-104, Wood 17-77, Newhouse
    
    9-53, Bates 5-43, Leschber 1-6. Northwestern-Autry 10-55, Leary
    
    6-50, Marshall 3-22, Gooch 2-8, M Hartl 1-1, Hughes 2-minus 3.
    
    PASSING: Rice-Nelson 3-4-1-78, Bates 0-1-0-0.
    
    Northwestern-Hughes 15-25-0-272, Hamdorf 0-1-0-0.
    
    RECEIVING: Rice-Blackwell 2-34, Perry 1-44. Northwestern-B
    
    Musso 6-149, J Burden 5-86, Autry 2-7, Stuart 1-23, A Burrell
    
    1-7.
    
    Att: 32,762