Northwestern 27, Illinois 16
Preview - Box Score - Recap

  1 2 3 4 Total
Illinois 0 16 0 0 16 Final 
Northwestern 7 10 7 3 27  
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1st Quarter
Illinois - 15:00
ILL kicked off, no return
Northwestern - 14:50
1st-10, NOWE35 14:50 C. Bacher incomplete pass to the left
2nd-10, NOWE35 14:50 C. Bacher passed to R. Ward down the middle for no gain
3rd-10, NOWE35 14:50 C. Bacher passed to S. Cheatham down the middle for 22 yard gain
1st-10, ILL43 14:50 C. Bacher rushed up the middle for 2 yard loss. C. Bacher fumbled. V. Davis recovered fumble
Illinois - 14:50
1st-10, NOWE34 14:50 P. Thomas Jr. rushed up the middle for 4 yard gain
2nd-6, NOWE30 13:00 J. Williams incomplete pass down the middle
3rd-6, NOWE30 13:00 J. Williams rushed to the left for 22 yard gain
1st-8, NOWE8 13:00 P. Thomas Jr. rushed up the middle for 2 yard gain
2nd-6, NOWE6 12:10 J. Williams rushed up the middle for 1 yard gain
3rd-5, NOWE5 12:10 J. Williams passed to E. Halsey to the left for 2 yard gain
4th-3, NOWE3 12:10 J. Reda missed a 20-yard field goal
Northwestern - 10:50
1st-10, NOWE20 10:50 T. Sutton rushed up the middle for 5 yard gain
2nd-5, NOWE25 10:50 T. Sutton rushed to the left for 6 yard gain
1st-10, NOWE31 10:50 C. Bacher passed to R. Lane to the left for 17 yard gain
1st-10, NOWE48 10:50 C. Bacher sacked by J. Leman
2nd-18, NOWE40 10:50 T. Sutton rushed up the middle for 14 yard gain
3rd-4, ILL46 10:50 C. Bacher incomplete pass down the middle
4th-4, ILL46 10:50 S. Larscheid punt, no return
Illinois - 8:50
1st-10, ILL13 8:50 ILL committed 5 yard penalty
1st-15, ILL8 8:50 P. Thomas Jr. rushed up the middle for no gain
2nd-15, ILL8 8:50 P. Thomas Jr. rushed to the left for 8 yard gain
3rd-7, ILL16 8:50 J. Williams incomplete pass to the left
4th-7, ILL16 8:50 K. Yelton punt, no return
Northwestern - 8:50
1st-10, ILL41 8:50 T. Sutton rushed up the middle for no gain. ILL committed 15 yard penalty
1st-10, ILL26 8:50 T. Sutton rushed to the left for 12 yard gain
1st-10, ILL14 8:50 T. Sutton rushed to the right for 9 yard gain
2nd-1, ILL5 8:50 T. Jordan Jr. rushed to the left for 1 yard gain
1st-4, ILL4 8:50 T. Jordan Jr. rushed up the middle for 2 yard gain
2nd-2, ILL2 8:50 A. Brewer rushed up the middle for 2 yard touchdown. J. Howells made PAT
Northwestern - 2:41
NOWE kicked off, P. Thomas Jr. returned kickoff for 73 yards
Illinois - 1:49
1st-10, NOWE11 1:49 J. Williams rushed up the middle for 1 yard gain
2nd-9, NOWE10 1:49 R. Mendenhall rushed to the left for 2 yard gain
3rd-7, NOWE8 1:49 J. Williams sacked by R. McPherson and A. Kadela. J. Williams fumbled. B. Smith recovered fumble
Northwestern - 0:01
1st-10, NOWE8 0:01 C. Bacher passed to S. Herbert to the left for 38 yard gain
2nd Quarter
Northwestern continued
1st-10, NOWE46 15:00 T. Sutton rushed up the middle for 2 yard gain
2nd-8, NOWE48 15:00 S. Herbert rushed to the left for 4 yard gain
3rd-4, ILL48 15:00 C. Bacher passed to R. Ward to the left for 6 yard gain
1st-10, ILL42 15:00 A. Brewer rushed to the left for 11 yard gain
1st-10, ILL31 15:00 T. Sutton rushed to the left for 3 yard gain
2nd-7, ILL28 15:00 C. Bacher passed to R. Ward to the left for 6 yard gain
3rd-1, ILL22 15:00 C. Bacher rushed to the left for 1 yard gain
1st-10, ILL21 15:00 E. Peterman rushed up the middle for 2 yard gain
2nd-8, ILL19 15:00 T. Sutton rushed to the left for 8 yard gain
1st-10, ILL11 13:50 T. Sutton rushed up the middle for 6 yard gain
2nd-4, ILL5 13:50 T. Sutton rushed up the middle for 1 yard gain
3rd-3, ILL4 13:50 C. Bacher sacked by D. Lindquist
1st-10, ILL16 13:50 ILL committed 8 yard penalty
1st-8, ILL8 13:50 C. Bacher passed to T. Jordan Jr. to the left for 8 yard touchdown. J. Howells made PAT
Northwestern - 9:40
NOWE kicked off, T. Brasic returned kickoff for 14 yards
Illinois - 9:00
1st-10, ILL14 9:00 R. Mendenhall rushed up the middle for 86 yard touchdown. J. Reda made PAT
Illinois - 9:00
ILL kicked off, S. McManis returned kickoff for 4 yards
Northwestern - 8:25
1st-10, NOWE10 8:25 T. Sutton rushed up the middle for 5 yard loss
2nd-15, NOWE5 8:25 C. Bacher sacked by C. Norwell
3rd-19, NOWE1 7:45 T. Sutton rushed up the middle for 1 yard loss. Safety
Northwestern - 6:59
NOWE kicked off, T. Brasic returned kickoff for 17 yards. ILL committed 10 yard penalty
Illinois - 6:45
1st-10, ILL20 6:45 J. Williams incomplete pass to the left
2nd-10, ILL20 6:45 P. Thomas Jr. rushed up the middle for 7 yard gain
3rd-3, ILL27 6:45 J. Williams passed to C. James to the left for 5 yard gain
1st-10, ILL32 6:45 P. Thomas Jr. rushed to the left for 2 yard gain
2nd-8, ILL34 6:45 J. Williams sacked by K. Kennedy
3rd-11, ILL31 6:45 K. Yelton punt, no return
Northwestern - 4:11
1st-10, NOWE39 4:11 C. Bacher passed to T. Jordan Jr. down the middle for 20 yard gain
1st-10, ILL41 4:11 T. Jordan Jr. rushed up the middle for 2 yard gain. T. Jordan Jr. fumbled. J. Harrison recovered fumble
Illinois - 4:11
1st-10, ILL44 4:11 J. Williams passed to C. James down the middle for 47 yard gain
1st-9, NOWE9 3:01 J. Williams rushed up the middle for 9 yard touchdown. J. Reda made PAT
Illinois - 2:43
ILL kicked off, S. McManis returned kickoff for 19 yards
Northwestern - 1:55
1st-10, NOWE28 1:55 C. Bacher passed to S. Herbert to the left for 4 yard gain
2nd-6, NOWE32 1:55 T. Sutton rushed up the middle for 1 yard gain
3rd-5, NOWE33 1:35 C. Bacher passed to E. Peterman down the middle for 14 yard gain. ILL committed 5 yard penalty
1st-10, ILL41 1:15 C. Bacher incomplete pass down the middle
2nd-10, ILL41 1:15 C. Bacher passed to R. Lane to the left for 20 yard gain
1st-10, ILL21 1:15 C. Bacher incomplete pass down the middle
2nd-10, ILL21 1:15 C. Bacher passed to T. Sutton to the right for 2 yard gain
3rd-8, ILL19 0:25 C. Bacher incomplete pass down the middle
4th-8, ILL19 0:25 J. Howells kicked a 36-yard field goal
3rd Quarter
Illinois - 15:00
ILL kicked off, no return
Northwestern - 14:40
1st-10, ILL42 14:40 T. Sutton rushed up the middle for 5 yard gain
2nd-5, ILL37 14:40 T. Sutton rushed to the left for 2 yard gain
3rd-3, ILL35 14:40 T. Sutton rushed to the left for 1 yard loss
4th-4, ILL36 14:40 C. Bacher passed to T. Sutton to the left for 5 yard gain
1st-10, ILL31 14:40 C. Bacher passed to S. Herbert to the right for 29 yard gain
1st-2, ILL2 14:40 T. Sutton rushed up the middle for 2 yard touchdown. J. Howells made PAT
Northwestern - 12:28
NOWE kicked off, T. Brasic returned kickoff for 37 yards
Illinois - 12:15
1st-10, ILL38 12:15 R. Mendenhall rushed up the middle for 5 yard gain
2nd-5, ILL43 12:15 J. Williams incomplete pass to the left
3rd-5, ILL43 12:15 J. Williams incomplete pass down the middle
4th-5, ILL43 12:15 J. Bosch punt, no return. ILL committed 4 yard penalty
Northwestern - 10:35
1st-10, NOWE24 10:35 T. Sutton rushed to the left for 4 yard gain
2nd-6, NOWE28 10:35 S. Herbert rushed up the middle for 11 yard gain
1st-10, NOWE39 10:35 T. Sutton rushed to the left for 3 yard gain
2nd-7, NOWE42 10:35 E. Peterman rushed to the left for 2 yard gain
3rd-5, NOWE44 10:35 C. Bacher passed to E. Peterman to the left for 7 yard gain
1st-10, ILL49 10:35 T. Jordan Jr. rushed up the middle for 1 yard loss
2nd-11, 50 10:35 C. Bacher passed to T. Sutton to the left for 7 yard loss
3rd-18, NOWE43 10:35 C. Bacher passed to S. Herbert down the middle for 6 yard gain
4th-12, NOWE49 10:35 S. Larscheid punt. E. Halsey returned punt for 6 yards
Illinois - 10:35
1st-10, ILL21 10:35 P. Thomas Jr. rushed up the middle for no gain
2nd-10, ILL21 4:55 ILL committed 10 yard penalty
2nd-20, ILL11 3:45 J. Williams incomplete pass down the middle
3rd-20, ILL11 3:45 J. Williams incomplete pass to the left
4th-20, ILL11 3:45 J. Bosch punt, no return
Northwestern - 3:33
1st-10, ILL41 3:33 T. Sutton rushed up the middle for 5 yard gain
2nd-5, ILL36 3:23 C. Bacher passed to T. Sutton to the right for 3 yard gain
3rd-2, ILL33 3:23 T. Sutton rushed up the middle for 1 yard loss
4th-3, ILL34 2:03 S. Larscheid punt, no return
Illinois - 2:03
1st-10, ILL8 2:03 J. Williams rushed to the left for 1 yard gain
4th Quarter
Illinois continued
2nd-9, ILL9 15:00 R. Mendenhall rushed up the middle for no gain
3rd-9, ILL9 15:00 J. Williams incomplete pass to the left
4th-9, ILL9 15:00 K. Yelton punt. B. Smith returned punt for 8 yards
Northwestern - 15:00
1st-10, ILL45 15:00 T. Sutton rushed up the middle for 11 yard gain
1st-10, ILL34 14:20 T. Sutton rushed up the middle for 2 yard loss
2nd-12, ILL36 13:50 C. Bacher incomplete pass down the middle
3rd-13, ILL37 13:50 C. Bacher passed to T. Sutton down the middle for 3 yard gain
4th-10, ILL34 13:10 S. Larscheid punt, no return
Illinois - 12:41
1st-10, ILL11 12:41 J. Williams incomplete pass down the middle
2nd-10, ILL11 12:41 J. Williams rushed up the middle for 9 yard gain
3rd-1, ILL20 12:31 J. Williams rushed to the left for 4 yard gain
1st-10, ILL24 11:01 J. Williams rushed up the middle for 8 yard gain
2nd-2, ILL32 11:01 P. Thomas Jr. rushed to the left for 25 yard gain
1st-10, NOWE43 10:51 R. Mendenhall rushed up the middle for 19 yard gain
1st-10, NOWE24 9:51 J. Williams rushed to the left for 9 yard gain
2nd-1, NOWE15 9:51 P. Thomas Jr. rushed up the middle for 1 yard loss
3rd-2, NOWE16 9:51 J. Williams incomplete pass to the left
4th-2, NOWE16 9:51 J. Williams incomplete pass down the middle
Northwestern - 8:43
1st-10, NOWE16 8:43 T. Sutton rushed up the middle for 3 yard gain
2nd-7, NOWE19 8:43 T. Sutton rushed up the middle for 1 yard loss
3rd-8, NOWE18 8:43 C. Bacher incomplete pass to the left
4th-8, NOWE18 8:43 S. Larscheid punt. E. Halsey returned punt for no gain. E. Halsey fumbled. P. Brunner recovered fumble
1st-10, NOWE42 8:43 T. Sutton rushed to the left for 6 yard gain
2nd-4, NOWE48 8:43 T. Sutton rushed up the middle for 2 yard gain
3rd-2, 50 8:43 T. Sutton rushed to the left for 2 yard gain
1st-10, ILL48 8:43 NOWE committed 10 yard penalty
1st-20, NOWE42 8:43 T. Jordan Jr. rushed up the middle for 3 yard gain
2nd-17, NOWE45 4:23 C. Bacher passed to R. Ward to the left for 39 yard gain. NOWE committed 16 yard penalty
1st-26, ILL32 4:13 ILL committed 21 yard penalty
1st-10, ILL11 4:13 T. Sutton rushed up the middle for 4 yard gain
2nd-6, ILL7 3:09 T. Sutton rushed up the middle for 2 yard loss
3rd-8, ILL9 3:04 T. Sutton rushed to the left for 4 yard gain
4th-4, ILL5 2:21 J. Howells kicked a 22-yard field goal
Northwestern - 2:17
NOWE kicked off, B. Miller returned kickoff for 13 yards
Illinois - 2:08
1st-10, ILL43 2:08 J. Williams incomplete pass down the middle
2nd-10, ILL43 1:53 J. Williams sacked by B. Heinz
3rd-23, ILL30 1:53 J. Williams passed to E. Halsey to the left for 16 yard gain
4th-7, ILL46 1:23 J. Williams incomplete pass down the middle
Northwestern - 1:16
1st-10, ILL46 1:16 C. Bacher rushed up the middle for 1 yard loss
 
 Top Performers
 Illinois
R. Mendenhall R. Mendenhall, RB
5 Rush, 113 yds
1 TD
 Northwestern
T. Sutton T. Sutton, RB
34 Rush, 110 yds
1 TD