Northern Illinois vs Minnesota (Sep 25, 2010)
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Northern Illinois vs Minnesota (Sep 25, 2010 at Minneapolis, Minn.)

Northern Illinois (2-2) vs. Minnesota (1-3)

Date: Sep 25, 2010 • Site: Minneapolis, Minn.  • Stadium: TCF Bank Stadium  •  Attendance: 49368

Score by Quarters  Score 
Northern Illinois   7  13  0  14  34 
Minnesota   3  10  3  7  23 

SCORING SUMMARY   NIU -MINN  
1st  06:21  MINN   Ellestad, Eric 28 yd field goal 
         13 plays, 65 yards, TOP 6:23  0 - 3 
  03:26  NIU   Spann, Chad 3 yd run (CKLAMOVSKI, M kick) 
         6 plays, 76 yards, TOP 2:55  7 - 3 
2nd  09:24  NIU   CKLAMOVSKI, M 21 yd field goal 
         9 plays, 71 yards, TOP 4:47  10 - 3 
  07:18  MINN   McKnight,Da'Jon 20 yd pass from Weber, Adam (Ellestad, Eric kick) 
         4 plays, 35 yards, TOP 2:13  10 - 10 
  06:09  MINN   Ellestad, Eric 42 yd field goal 
         4 plays, -1 yard, TOP 1:02  10 - 13 
  02:37  NIU   CKLAMOVSKI, M 35 yd field goal 
         8 plays, 58 yards, TOP 3:32  13 - 13 
  00:03  NIU   Moore, Martel 10 yd pass from HARNISH, Chand (CKLAMOVSKI, M kick) 
         3 plays, 11 yards, TOP 1:19  20 - 13 
3rd  06:26  MINN   Ellestad, Eric 21 yd field goal 
         10 plays, 76 yards, TOP 4:59  20 - 16 
4th  13:55  NIU   Flahive, Connor 2 yd pass from HARNISH, Chand (CKLAMOVSKI, M kick) 
         5 plays, 67 yards, TOP 2:26  27 - 16 
  06:22  NIU   Spann, Chad 61 yd run (CKLAMOVSKI, M kick) 
         3 plays, 79 yards, TOP 0:55  34 - 16 
  04:18  MINN   Gray, MarQueis 29 yd pass from Weber, Adam (Ellestad, Eric kick) 
         6 plays, 76 yards, TOP 2:04  34 - 23 

Kickoff time: 7:37 pm  • End of Game: 10:52  • Total elapsed time: 3:15
Referee: John O'Neill  •  Umpire: Brad O'Hara  •  Linesman: Bob Bassett  •  Line judge: Paul Engelberts •  Back judge: Jack Lyman  •  Field judge: Jeffrey Noggle  •  Side judge: John Hayes  • 
Temperature: 58  • Wind: W 5mph  • Weather: Clear

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Northern Illinois vs Minnesota (Sep 25, 2010 at Minneapolis, Minn.)

 Team Totals  NIU  MINN 
FIRST DOWNS  12  23 
   Rushing 
   Passing  18 
   Penalty 
NET YARDS RUSHING  297  97 
   Rushing Attempts  28  32 
   Average Per Rush  10.6  3.0 
   Rushing Touchdowns 
   Yards Gained Rushing  304  102 
   Yards Lost Rushing 
NET YARDS PASSING  81  373 
   Completions-Attempts-Int  11-17-0  31-46-1 
   Average Per Attempt  4.8  8.1 
   Average Per Completion  7.4  12.0 
   Passing Touchdowns 
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS  378  470 
   Total offense plays  45  78 
   Average Gain Per Play  8.4  6.0 
Fumbles: Number-Lost  1-1  1-0 
Penalties: Number-Yards  5-45  9-59 
PUNTS-YARDS  4-159  2-31 
   Average Yards Per Punt  39.8  15.5 
   Net Yards Per Punt  33.2  6.5 
   Inside 20 
   50+ Yards 
   Touchbacks 
   Fair catch 
KICKOFFS-YARDS  7-465  6-329 
   Average Yards Per Kickoff  66.4  54.8 
   Net Yards Per Kickoff  43.1  42.3 
   Touchbacks 
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD  1-18-0  1-6-0 
   Average Per Return  18.0  6.0 
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD  4-75-0  4-123-0 
   Average Per Return  18.8  30.8 
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD  1-0-0  0-0-0 
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD  0-0-0  0-0-0 
Miscellaneous Yards 
Possession Time  23:17  36:43 
   1st Quarter  5:11  9:49 
   2nd Quarter  9:38  5:22 
   3rd Quarter  4:29  10:31 
   4th Quarter  3:59  11:01 
Third-Down Conversions  5 of 11  8 of 18 
Fourth-Down Conversions  0 of 0  1 of 3 
Red-Zone Scores-Chances  5-5  3-3 
   Touchdowns  3-5  1-3 
   Field goals  2-5  2-3 
Sacks By: Number-Yards  0-0  0-0 
PAT Kicks  4-4  2-2 
Field Goals  2-2  3-4 

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Northern Illinois vs Minnesota (Sep 25, 2010 at Minneapolis, Minn.)

Northern Illinois
  
Minnesota
RUSHING  No.  Gain  Loss  Net  TD  Lg  Avg. 
Spann, Chad   15  223  223  61  14.9 
Bell, Cameron   36  36  29  12.0 
Crider, Ricky   33  33  30  16.5 
HARNISH, Chand   12  1.2 
PALMER, Nathan   -1  -1.0 
Team   -1  -1.0 
Totals...  28  304  297  61  10.6 
  
RUSHING  No.  Gain  Loss  Net  TD  Lg  Avg. 
Bennett, Duane   24  78  74  12  3.1 
Kirkwood,Donnel  18  17  3.4 
Hoese, Jon   1.5 
Eskridge,DeLeon  3.0 
Totals...  32  102  97  12  3.0 
  
  
 
PASSING  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds  TD  Long  Sack 
HARNISH, Chand   11-17-0  81  19 
Totals...  11-17-0  81  19 
  
PASSING  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds  TD  Long  Sack 
Weber, Adam   31-46-1  373  44 
Totals...  31-46-1  373  44 
 
RECEIVING  No.  Yds  TD  Lg 
Moore, Martel   24  10 
Clark, Willie   18  10 
Spann, Chad  
Cox, Landon   19  19 
Skarb, Kyle   16  16 
PALMER, Nathan  
FLAHIVE, Connor 
Totals...  11  81  19 
  
  
RECEIVING  No.  Yds  TD  Lg 
Gray, MarQueis   117  29 
Lair, Eric   94  44 
McKnight,Da'Jon  72  20 
Allen, Bryant   37  18 
Bennett, Duane   28  14 
Hoese, Jon   12  12 
Eskridge,DeLeon 
McGarry, Collin 
Totals...  31  373  44 
 
PUNTING  No.  Yds  Avg  Long  In20  TB 
Wilber, Josh   159  39.8  52 
Totals...  159  39.8  52 
  
  
  
PUNTING  No.  Yds  Avg  Long  In20  TB 
Orseske, Dan   0.0 
TEAM   0.0 
Schwerman,David  31  31.0  31 
Totals...  31  15.5  31 
 
   Punts  Kickoffs  Intercept 
ALL RETURNS  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg 
HOPKINS, Jasmin  38  22 
Davis, Tommy   37  19 
GEORGE, Patrick 
Ward, Jimmie   18 
Totals...  18  75  22 
  
   Punts  Kickoffs  Intercept 
ALL RETURNS  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg 
Allen, Bryant  
Collado, Ryan   123  57 
Totals...  123  57 
  
  
 
ALL PURPOSE  Rush  Rcv  KR  PR  IR  Total 
Spann, Chad   223  223 
HOPKINS, Jasmin  38  38 
Davis, Tommy   37  37 
Bell, Cameron   36  36 
Crider, Ricky   33  33 
Moore, Martel   24  24 
Cox, Landon   19  19 
Ward, Jimmie   18  18 
Clark, Willie   18  18 
Skarb, Kyle   16  16 
HARNISH, Chand  
FLAHIVE, Connor 
PALMER, Nathan   -1 
Team   -1  -1 
Totals...  297  81  75  18  471 
  
ALL PURPOSE  Rush  Rcv  KR  PR  IR  Total 
Collado, Ryan   123  123 
Gray, MarQueis   117  117 
Bennett, Duane   74  28  102 
Lair, Eric   94  94 
McKnight,Da'Jon  72  72 
Allen, Bryant   37  43 
Kirkwood,Donnel  17  17 
Hoese, Jon   12  15 
Eskridge,DeLeon  11 
McGarry, Collin 
Totals...  97  373  123  599 
  
  
  
  
 
FIELD GOAL ATTEMPTS 
CKLAMOVSKI, M  2nd  09:24  21 yards  Good 
CKLAMOVSKI, M  2nd  02:37  35 yards  Good 
  
  
  
FIELD GOAL ATTEMPTS 
Ellestad, Eric  1st  06:21  28 yards  Good 
Ellestad, Eric  2nd  14:11  42 yards  Missed 
Ellestad, Eric  2nd  06:09  42 yards  Good 
Ellestad, Eric  3rd  06:26  21 yards  Good 
 
KICKOFFS  No.  Yds  TB  OB  Avg. 
CKLAMOVSKI, M   465  66.4 
  
KICKOFFS  No.  Yds  TB  OB  Avg. 
Ellestad, Eric   329  54.8 
 
FUMBLES: Northern Illinois-HOPKINS, Jasmin 1-1. Minnesota-McKnight,Da'Jon 1-0.

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Northern Illinois vs Minnesota (Sep 25, 2010 at Minneapolis, Minn.)

   Drive Started  Drive Ended  Consumed    
Team  Qtr  Spot  Time  Obtained  Spot  Time     How Lost  Pl-Yds  TOP  RZ 
NIU   1st  N40  15:00  Kickoff  N41  12:44     Punt  3-1  2:16    
NIU   1st  N24  06:21  Kickoff  M00  03:26  TOUCHDOWN  6-76  2:55 
NIU   2nd  N25  14:11  Missed FG  M04  09:24  FIELD GOAL  9-71  4:47 
NIU   2nd  N23  07:18  Kickoff  N23  07:11     Fumble  0-0  0:07    
NIU   2nd  N24  06:09  Kickoff  M18  02:37  FIELD GOAL  8-58  3:32 
NIU   2nd  M11  01:22  Punt  M00  00:03  TOUCHDOWN  3-11  1:19 
NIU   3rd  M40  12:21  Downs  M37  11:25     Punt  3-3  0:56    
NIU   3rd  N25  06:26  Kickoff  N33  04:14     Punt  3-8  2:12    
NIU   3rd  N33  01:21  Punt  M00  13:55  TOUCHDOWN  5-67  2:26 
NIU   4th  N21  07:17  Downs  M00  06:22  TOUCHDOWN  3-79  0:55    
NIU   4th  M49  04:18  Kickoff  M45  02:25     Punt  3-4  1:53    
NIU   4th  N20  00:06  Interception  N19  00:00     End of half  1--1  0:06    
  
MINN   1st  M24  12:44  Punt  N11  06:21  FIELD GOAL  13-65  6:23 
MINN   1st  M22  03:26  Kickoff  N25  14:11     Missed FG  9-53  4:15    
MINN   2nd  N35  09:24  Kickoff  N00  07:11  TOUCHDOWN  4-35  2:13 
MINN   2nd  N23  07:11  Fumble  N24  06:09  FIELD GOAL  4--1  1:02    
MINN   2nd  M20  02:37  Kickoff  M29  01:22     Punt  3-9  1:15    
MINN   2nd  M10  00:03  Kickoff  M10  00:00     End of half  0-0  0:03    
MINN   3rd  M20  15:00  Kickoff  M40  12:21     Downs  5-20  2:39    
MINN   3rd  M20  11:25  Punt  N04  06:26  FIELD GOAL  10-76  4:59 
MINN   3rd  M15  04:14  Punt  M36  01:21     Punt  6-21  2:53    
MINN   4th  M27  13:55  Kickoff  N21  07:17     Downs  12-52  6:38    
MINN   4th  M24  06:22  Kickoff  N00  04:18  TOUCHDOWN  6-76  2:04    
MINN   4th  M16  02:25  Punt  N35  00:06     Interception  10-49  2:19    

   1st  2nd  3rd  4th     1st  2nd       
Northern Illinois   Qtr  Qtr  Qtr  Qtr     Half  Half     Total 
Time of possession   05:11   09:38   04:29   03:59      14:49   08:28      23:17  
3rd Down Conversions   1/2   3/5   0/2   1/2      4/7   1/4      5/11  
Average field position  N32   N46   N39   N30      N40   N35      N37  
4th Down Conversions   0/0   0/0   0/0   0/0      0/0   0/0      0/0  
  
   1st  2nd  3rd  4th     1st  2nd       
Minnesota   Qtr  Qtr  Qtr  Qtr     Half  Half     Total 
Time of possession   09:49   05:22   10:31   11:01      15:11   21:32      36:43  
3rd Down Conversions   3/4   1/4   1/5   3/5      4/8   4/10      8/18  
Average field position  M23   M43   M18   M22      M36   M20      M28  
4th Down Conversions   0/0   0/0   1/2   0/1      0/0   1/3      1/3  
Drive Chart (By Quarter)

   Drive Started  Drive Ended  Consumed    
Team  Qtr  Spot  Time  Obtained  Spot  Time     How Lost  Pl-Yds  TOP  RZ 
NIU   1st  N40  15:00  Kickoff  N41  12:44     Punt  3-1  2:16    
MINN   1st  M24  12:44  Punt  N11  06:21  FIELD GOAL  13-65  6:23 
NIU   1st  N24  06:21  Kickoff  M00  03:26  TOUCHDOWN  6-76  2:55 
MINN   1st  M22  03:26  Kickoff  N25  14:11     Missed FG  9-53  4:15    
NIU   2nd  N25  14:11  Missed FG  M04  09:24  FIELD GOAL  9-71  4:47 
  
MINN   2nd  N35  09:24  Kickoff  N00  07:11  TOUCHDOWN  4-35  2:13 
NIU   2nd  N23  07:18  Kickoff  N23  07:11     Fumble  0-0  0:07    
MINN   2nd  N23  07:11  Fumble  N24  06:09  FIELD GOAL  4--1  1:02    
NIU   2nd  N24  06:09  Kickoff  M18  02:37  FIELD GOAL  8-58  3:32 
MINN   2nd  M20  02:37  Kickoff  M29  01:22     Punt  3-9  1:15    
NIU   2nd  M11  01:22  Punt  M00  00:03  TOUCHDOWN  3-11  1:19 
MINN   2nd  M10  00:03  Kickoff  M10  00:00     End of half  0-0  0:03    
MINN   3rd  M20  15:00  Kickoff  M40  12:21     Downs  5-20  2:39    
  
NIU   3rd  M40  12:21  Downs  M37  11:25     Punt  3-3  0:56    
MINN   3rd  M20  11:25  Punt  N04  06:26  FIELD GOAL  10-76  4:59 
NIU   3rd  N25  06:26  Kickoff  N33  04:14     Punt  3-8  2:12    
MINN   3rd  M15  04:14  Punt  M36  01:21     Punt  6-21  2:53    
NIU   3rd  N33  01:21  Punt  M00  13:55  TOUCHDOWN  5-67  2:26 
MINN   4th  M27  13:55  Kickoff  N21  07:17     Downs  12-52  6:38    
  
NIU   4th  N21  07:17  Downs  M00  06:22  TOUCHDOWN  3-79  0:55    
MINN   4th  M24  06:22  Kickoff  N00  04:18  TOUCHDOWN  6-76  2:04    
NIU   4th  M49  04:18  Kickoff  M45  02:25     Punt  3-4  1:53    
MINN   4th  M16  02:25  Punt  N35  00:06     Interception  10-49  2:19    
NIU   4th  N20  00:06  Interception  N19  00:00     End of half  1--1  0:06    

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Northern Illinois vs Minnesota (Sep 25, 2010 at Minneapolis, Minn.)

##  Northern Illinois   Solo  Ast  Total  TFL/Yds  FF  FR-Yds  Int-Yds  BrUp  Blkd  Sack/Yds  QBH 
5   Smith, Chris   .   .   .   .  
23  DANIELS, Kiaree  .   .   .   .  
9   Butler, Devon   .   .   .   .  
37  Kube, Alex   .   .   .   .  
20  Davis, Tommy   .   .   .   .  
33  GEORGE, Patrick  .   .   1-0   .  
36  Clark, Tyrone   .   .   .   .  
38  Sobol, Mike   .   .   .   .  
29  DELEGAL, Jordan  .   .   .   .  
1C  Ward, Jimmie   .   .   .   .  
99  JEFFERSON, Naba  0.5/1   .   .   .  
95  Progar, Sean   1.0/1   .   .   .  
58  Krause, Mike   .   .   .   .  
54  Coffman, Jake   1.0/2   .   .   .  
39  BARNAS, Garrett  .   .   .   .  
98  Pirkle, D.J.   .   .   .   .  
92  Lawson, Brian   .   .   .   .  
44  BOLDING, Darnel  .   .   .   .  
90  Baxter, Alan   0.5/1   .   .   .  
1A  BARKSDALE, Greg  .   .   .   .  
##  Minnesota   Solo  Ast  Total  TFL/Yds  FF  FR-Yds  Int-Yds  BrUp  Blkd  Sack/Yds  QBH 
27  Theret, Kyle   1.0/1   .   .   .  
2   Collado, Ryan   .   .   .   .  
9   Lewis, Christyn  .   1-0   .   .  
51  Tinsley, Gary   1.5/4   .   .   .  
21  Vereen, Brock   .   .   .   .  
68  Edwards, Jewhan  1.0/3   .   .   .  
8A  Reeves, Spencer  .   .   .   .  
4   Cooper, Keanon   .   .   .   .  
96  Kirksey,Brandon  0.5/1   .   .   .  
57  Hill, Aaron   .   .   .   .  
14  Henderson, Kyle  .   .   .   .  
97  Jacobs, Anthony  .   .   .   .  
5A  Johnson, Johnny  .   .   .   .  
18  Buckner, R.J.   .   .   .   .  
35  Hoese, Jon   .   .   .   .  

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Northern Illinois vs Minnesota (Sep 25, 2010 at Minneapolis, Minn.)

Northern Illinois  
Pos  ##  Offense 
WR   1   Moore, Martel  
FB   34  Skarb, Kyle  
LT   62  OLSON, Trevor  
LG   70  Pegram, Logan  
C   71  Wedige, Scott  
RG   72  Pawlak, Joe  
RT   68  OTIS, Keith  
TE   87  SCHEPLER, Jason 
QB   12  HARNISH, Chand  
RB   28  Spann, Chad  
WR   80  Cox, Landon  
  
Northern Illinois  
Pos  ##  Defense 
DE   54  Coffman, Jake  
NG   58  Krause, Mike  
DT   98  Pirkle, D.J.  
DE   95  Progar, Sean  
LD   37  Kube, Alex  
LB   9   Butler, Devon  
LB   36  Clark, Tyrone  
SS   38  Sobol, Mike  
CB   5   Smith, Chris  
FS   20  Davis, Tommy  
CB   33  GEORGE, Patrick 
  
Minnesota  
Pos  ##  Offense 
WR   6A  McKnight,Da'Jon 
WR   5   Gray, MarQueis  
TE   85  Lair, Eric  
LT   58  Olson, Ed  
LG   6B  Bunders, Chris  
C   53  Burris, D.J.  
RG   73  Carufel, Matt  
RT   71  Wills, Jeff  
QB   8   Weber, Adam  
RB   22  Bennett, Duane  
WR   81  Allen, Bryant  
  
Minnesota  
Pos  ##  Defense 
DE   95  Wilhite, D.L.  
NT   68  Edwards, Jewhan 
DT   96  Kirksey,Brandon 
DE   97  Jacobs, Anthony 
LB   57  Hill, Aaron  
LB   51  Tinsley, Gary  
LB   4   Cooper, Keanon  
CB   2   Collado, Ryan  
FS   27  Theret, Kyle  
SS   9   Lewis, Christyn 
CB   21  Vereen, Brock  

Northern Illinois: 1C-WARD, Jimmie, 1A-BARKSDALE, Greg, 7-ASHFORD, Perez, 10-CLARK, Willie, 11-MELVIN, Rashaan, 15-HOPKINS, Jasmin, 17-NG, Matt, 22-CRIDER, Ricky, 23-DANIELS, Kiaree, 26-EDEM, Dan, 29-DELEGAL, Jordan, 32-BELL, Cameron, 35-CKLAMOVSKI, M, 39-BARNAS, Garrett, 44-BOLDING, Darnel, 45-OWEN, Nolan, 46-RAINEY, George, 47-FLAHIVE, Connor, 49-WILBER, Josh, 55-HELLAMS, Mike, 60-JACKSON, Ed, 69-O'NEAL, Stephen, 74-KIEL, Adam, 77-VOLK, Jared, 79-KREMPEL, Matt, 81-PALMER, Nathan, 89-MARKS, Jack, 90-BAXTER, Alan, 91-WELLS, Anthony, 92-LAWSON, Brian, 93-COLEMAN, Adam, 97-WINDSOR, Joe, 99-JEFFERSON, Naba.

Minnesota: 4A-Carpenter, Hayo, 4P-Schwerman,David, 5A-Johnson, Johnny, 6-Carter, Michael, 8A-Reeves, Spencer, 9G-Hughes, Curtis, 11-Stoudermire, Tr, 14-Henderson, Kyle, 18-Buckner, R.J., 19-Lueck, Adam, 20-Kirkwood,Donnel, 23-Eskridge,DeLeon, 24-Manuel, James, 26-Rallis, Mike, 28-Watkins, Kenny, 29-Salamon, Shady, 35-Hoese, Jon, 37-Ellestad, Eric, 41-Orseske, Dan, 43-Grant, Ryan, 44-Singleton,Brent, 45-Klitzke, Bryan, 47-Coleman, Ryan, 48-Filkins, Jake, 49-Garin, Matt, 59-Balthazor, Joey, 76-Alford, Dominic, 78-Orton, Ryan, 86-Eure, Tiree, 88-McGarry, Collin, 90-Hahn, Austin, 91-Gregory-McGhee, 92-Simpson, Leston, 99-Hageman, Ra'She.

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Northern Illinois vs Minnesota (Sep 25, 2010 at Minneapolis, Minn.)

Score by Quarters     1  2  3  4   Score
-----------------    -- -- -- --   -----
Northern Illinois...  7 13  0 14  - 34       Record: (2-2)
Minnesota...........  3 10  3  7  - 23       Record: (1-3)



Scoring Summary:
1st 06:21 MINN - Ellestad, Eric 28 yd field goal, 13-65 6:23, NIU 0 - MINN 3
    03:26 NIU - Spann, Chad 3 yd run (CKLAMOVSKI, M kick), 6-76 2:55, NIU 7 - MINN 3
2nd 09:24 NIU - CKLAMOVSKI, M 21 yd field goal, 9-71 4:47, NIU 10 - MINN 3
    07:18 MINN - McKnight,Da'Jon 20 yd pass from Weber, Adam (Ellestad, Eric kick), 4-35 2:13, NIU 10 - MINN 10
    06:09 MINN - Ellestad, Eric 42 yd field goal, 4--1 1:02, NIU 10 - MINN 13
    02:37 NIU - CKLAMOVSKI, M 35 yd field goal, 8-58 3:32, NIU 13 - MINN 13
    00:03 NIU - Moore, Martel 10 yd pass from HARNISH, Chand (CKLAMOVSKI, M kick), 3-11 1:19, NIU 20 - MINN 13
3rd 06:26 MINN - Ellestad, Eric 21 yd field goal, 10-76 4:59, NIU 20 - MINN 16
4th 13:55 NIU - Flahive, Connor 2 yd pass from HARNISH, Chand (CKLAMOVSKI, M kick), 5-67 2:26, NIU 27 - MINN 16
    06:22 NIU - Spann, Chad 61 yd run (CKLAMOVSKI, M kick), 3-79 0:55, NIU 34 - MINN 16
    04:18 MINN - Gray, MarQueis 29 yd pass from Weber, Adam (Ellestad, Eric kick), 6-76 2:04, NIU 34 - MINN 23



                                    NIU     MINN
FIRST DOWNS...................       12       23
RUSHES-YARDS (NET)............   28-297    32-97
PASSING YDS (NET).............       81      373
Passes Att-Comp-Int...........  17-11-0  46-31-1
TOTAL OFFENSE PLAYS-YARDS.....   45-378   78-470
Fumble Returns-Yards..........      0-0      0-0
Punt Returns-Yards............     1-18      1-6
Kickoff Returns-Yards.........     4-75    4-123
Interception Returns-Yards....      1-0      0-0
Punts (Number-Avg)............   4-39.8   2-15.5
Fumbles-Lost..................      1-1      1-0
Penalties-Yards...............     5-45     9-59
Possession Time...............    23:17    36:43
Third-Down Conversions........  5 of 11  8 of 18
Fourth-Down Conversions.......   0 of 0   1 of 3
Red-Zone Scores-Chances.......      5-5      3-3
Sacks By: Number-Yards........      0-0      0-0


RUSHING: Northern Illinois-SPANN, Chad 15-223; Bell, Cameron 3-36;
Crider, Ricky 2-33; HARNISH, Chand 6-7; PALMER, Nathan 1-minus 1; Team 1-minus
1. Minnesota-Bennett, Duane 24-74; Kirkwood,Donnel 5-17; Eskridge,DeLeon 1-3;
Hoese, Jon 2-3.

PASSING: Northern Illinois-HARNISH, Chand 11-17-0-81. Minnesota-Weber,
Adam 31-46-1-373.

RECEIVING: Northern Illinois-MOORE, Martel 3-24; Clark, Willie 2-18;
Spann, Chad 2-0; Cox, Landon 1-19; Skarb, Kyle 1-16; Flahive, Connor 1-2;
PALMER, Nathan 1-2. Minnesota-Gray, MarQueis 8-117; Lair, Eric 7-94;
McKnight,Da'Jon 7-72; Allen, Bryant 3-37; Bennett, Duane 3-28; Hoese, Jon 1-12;
Eskridge,DeLeon 1-8; McGarry, Collin 1-5.

INTERCEPTIONS: Northern Illinois-GEORGE, Patrick 1-0. Minnesota-None.

FUMBLES: Northern Illinois-HOPKINS, Jasmin 1-1. Minnesota-McKnight,Da'Jon
1-0.

Stadium: TCF Bank Stadium      Attendance: 49368
Kickoff time: 7:37 pm   End of Game: 10:52     Total elapsed time: 3:15
Officials: Referee: John O'Neill; Umpire: Brad O'Hara; Linesman: Bob Bassett;
Line judge: Paul Engelberts; Back judge: Jack Lyman; Field judge: Jeffrey Noggle;
Side judge: John Hayes;
Temperature: 58        Wind: W 5mph    Weather: Clear



      Northern Illinois vs Minnesota (Sep 25, 2010 at Minneapolis, Minn.)

SACKS (UA-A): Northern Illinois-None. Minnesota-None.

TACKLES (UA-A): Northern Illinois-SMITH, Chris 7-2; Daniels, Kiaree 7-1;
Butler, Devon 3-5; Kube, Alex 2-5; Davis, Tommy 1-6; GEORGE, Patrick 5-1; CLARK,
Tyrone 2-4; Sobol, Mike 3-2; Delegal, Jordan 3-1; Ward, Jimmie 3-0; JEFFERSON,
Naba 2-1; Progar, Sean 1-2; Krause, Mike 1-1; Coffman, Jake 1-1; BOLDING, Darnel
1-0; Barnas, Garrett 1-0; Pirkle, D.J. 1-0; Lawson, Brian 1-0; Baxter, Alan 0-1;
Barksdale, Greg 0-1. Minnesota-Theret, Kyle 6-2; Collado, Ryan 6-1; Lewis,
Christyn 5-2; Tinsley, Gary 2-3; Vereen, Brock 3-1; Edwards, Jewhan 3-0; Reeves,
Spencer 2-0; Cooper, Keanon 1-1; Kirksey,Brandon 0-2; Henderson, Kyle 0-2; Hill,
Aaron 0-2; Johnson, Johnny 0-1; Hoese, Jon 0-1; Buckner, R.J. 0-1; Jacobs,
Anthony 0-1.


Game Starters:
Northern Illinois

POS  ## OFFENSE
WR   1  Moore, Martel
FB   34 Skarb, Kyle
LT   62 OLSON, Trevor
LG   70 Pegram, Logan
C    71 Wedige, Scott
RG   72 Pawlak, Joe
RT   68 OTIS, Keith
TE   87 Schepler, Jason
QB   12 HARNISH, Chand
RB   28 Spann, Chad
WR   80 Cox, Landon

POS  ## DEFENSE
DE   54 Coffman, Jake
NG   58 Krause, Mike
DT   98 Pirkle, D.J.
DE   95 Progar, Sean
LD   37 Kube, Alex
LB   9  Butler, Devon
LB   36 Clark, Tyrone
SS   38 Sobol, Mike
CB   5  Smith, Chris
FS   20 Davis, Tommy
CB   33 GEORGE, Patrick

Minnesota

POS  ## OFFENSE
WR   6A McKnight,Da'Jon
WR   5  Gray, MarQueis
TE   85 Lair, Eric
LT   58 Olson, Ed
LG   6B Bunders, Chris
C    53 Burris, D.J.
RG   73 Carufel, Matt
RT   71 Wills, Jeff
QB   8  Weber, Adam
RB   22 Bennett, Duane
WR   81 Allen, Bryant

POS  ## DEFENSE
DE   95 Wilhite, D.L.
NT   68 Edwards, Jewhan
DT   96 Kirksey,Brandon
DE   97 Jacobs, Anthony
LB   57 Hill, Aaron
LB   51 Tinsley, Gary
LB   4  Cooper, Keanon
CB   2  Collado, Ryan
FS   27 Theret, Kyle
SS   9  Lewis, Christyn
CB   21 Vereen, Brock


Player participation:


Northern Illinois: 1A-BARKSDALE, Greg, 1C-WARD, Jimmie, 7-ASHFORD, Perez, 10-CLARK, Willie, 11-MELVIN, Rashaan,
15-HOPKINS, Jasmin, 17-NG, Matt, 22-CRIDER, Ricky, 23-DANIELS, Kiaree, 26-EDEM, Dan, 29-DELEGAL, Jordan, 32-BELL, Cameron,
35-CKLAMOVSKI, M, 39-BARNAS, Garrett, 44-BOLDING, Darnel, 45-OWEN, Nolan, 46-RAINEY, George, 47-FLAHIVE, Connor, 49-WILBER, Josh,
55-HELLAMS, Mike, 60-JACKSON, Ed, 69-O'NEAL, Stephen, 74-KIEL, Adam, 77-VOLK, Jared, 79-KREMPEL, Matt, 81-PALMER, Nathan,
89-MARKS, Jack, 90-BAXTER, Alan, 91-WELLS, Anthony, 92-LAWSON, Brian, 93-COLEMAN, Adam, 97-WINDSOR, Joe, 99-JEFFERSON, Naba.

Minnesota: 4A-Carpenter, Hayo, 4P-Schwerman,David, 5A-Johnson, Johnny, 6-Carter, Michael, 8A-Reeves, Spencer, 9G-Hughes, Curtis,
11-Stoudermire, Tr, 14-Henderson, Kyle, 18-Buckner, R.J., 19-Lueck, Adam, 20-Kirkwood,Donnel, 23-Eskridge,DeLeon,
24-Manuel, James, 26-Rallis, Mike, 28-Watkins, Kenny, 29-Salamon, Shady, 35-Hoese, Jon, 37-Ellestad, Eric, 41-Orseske, Dan,
43-Grant, Ryan, 44-Singleton,Brent, 45-Klitzke, Bryan, 47-Coleman, Ryan, 48-Filkins, Jake, 49-Garin, Matt, 59-Balthazor, Joey,
76-Alford, Dominic, 78-Orton, Ryan, 86-Eure, Tiree, 88-McGarry, Collin, 90-Hahn, Austin, 91-Gregory-McGhee, 92-Simpson, Leston,
99-Hageman, Ra'She.


  Play-by-Play Summary  
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Northern Illinois vs Minnesota (Sep 25, 2010 at Minneapolis, Minn.)

1st Quarter

Niu 1-10at Niu30Clock 15:00.
NIU wins toss and elects to receive.
Niu 1-10at Niu30MINN ball on MINN30.
Ellestad, Eric kickoff 51 yards to the NIU19, out-of-bounds, NIU ball on NIU40.
Niu 1-10at Niu40HARNISH, Chand pass incomplete to Cox, Landon.
Niu 2-10at Niu40Spann, Chad rush for 4 yards to the NIU44 (Jacobs, Anthony;Theret, Kyle).
Niu 3-6at Niu44PENALTY MINN offside (Edwards, Jewhan) 5 yards to the NIU49.
Niu 3-1at Niu49PENALTY NIU false start (Wedige, Scott) 5 yards to the NIU44.
Niu 3-6at Niu44HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Spann, Chad for loss of 3 yards to the NIU41 (Tinsley, Gary).
Niu 4-9at Niu41Wilber, Josh punt 35 yards to the MINN24, fair catch by Allen, Bryant.
Drive: 3 plays, 1 yards, TOP 02:16
Minn 1-10at Minn24MINNESOTA drive start at 12:44.
Minn 1-10at Minn24PENALTY MINN false start (Olson, Ed) 5 yards to the MINN19.
Minn 1-15at Minn19Bennett, Duane rush for 3 yards to the MINN22 (Clark, Tyrone;BUTLER, Devon).
Minn 2-12at Minn22Bennett, Duane rush for 12 yards to the MINN34, 1ST DOWN MINN (Kube, Alex).
Minn 1-10at Minn34Weber, Adam pass complete to Gray, MarQueis for 16 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN MINN, out-of-bounds (GEORGE, Patrick).
Minn 1-10at Minn50Bennett, Duane rush for 1 yard to the NIU49 (Clark, Tyrone;BUTLER, Devon).
Minn 2-9at Niu49Bennett, Duane rush for 7 yards to the NIU42 (GEORGE, Patrick;SOBOL, Mike).
Minn 3-2at Niu42Kirkwood,Donnel rush for 8 yards to the NIU34, 1ST DOWN MINN (Davis, Tommy;BUTLER, Devon).
Minn 1-10at Niu34Weber, Adam pass incomplete to McKnight,Da'Jon.
Minn 2-10at Niu34Bennett, Duane rush for 1 yard to the NIU33 (Butler, Devon;KUBE, Alex).
Minn 3-9at Niu33Weber, Adam pass complete to Bennett, Duane for 14 yards to the NIU19, 1ST DOWN MINN (Smith, Chris;DAVIS, Tommy).
Minn 1-10at Niu19Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Gray, MarQueis.
Minn 2-10at Niu19Bennett, Duane rush for loss of 2 yards to the NIU21 (Baxter, Alan;JEFFERSON, Naba).
Minn 3-12at Niu21Weber, Adam pass complete to McKnight,Da'Jon for 10 yards to the NIU11, out-of-bounds (Smith, Chris).
Minn 4-2at Niu11Ellestad, Eric field goal attempt from 28 GOOD, clock 06:21.
Minnesota 3, Northern Illinois 0
Drive: 13 plays, 65 yards, TOP 06:23
Ellestad, Eric kickoff 68 yards to the NIU2, Hopkins, Jasmin return 22 yards to the NIU24 (Lewis, Christyn;Henderson, Kyle).
Niu 1-10at Niu24NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 06:21.
Niu 1-10at Niu24Spann, Chad rush for 56 yards to the MINN20, 1ST DOWN NIU (Vereen, Brock).
Niu 1-10at Minn20HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Clark, Willie for 8 yards to the MINN12 (Collado, Ryan).
Niu 2-2at Minn12HARNISH, Chand rush for loss of 3 yards to the MINN15 (Edwards, Jewhan).
Niu 3-5at Minn15HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Moore, Martel for 8 yards to the MINN7, 1ST DOWN NIU (Collado, Ryan).
Niu 1-Gat Minn07Spann, Chad rush for 4 yards to the MINN3 (Theret, Kyle).
Niu 2-Gat Minn03Spann, Chad rush for 3 yards to the MINN0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:26.
CKLAMOVSKI, M kick attempt good.
Northern Illinois 7, Minnesota 3
Drive: 6 plays, 76 yards, TOP 02:55
CKLAMOVSKI, M kickoff 70 yards to the MINN0, Collado, Ryan return 22 yards to the MINN22 (Sobol, Mike).
Minn 1-10at Minn22MINNESOTA drive start at 03:26.
Minn 1-10at Minn22Bennett, Duane rush for 4 yards to the MINN26 (Butler, Devon).
Minn 2-6at Minn26Bennett, Duane rush for 5 yards to the MINN31 (Clark, Tyrone).
Minn 3-1at Minn31Hoese, Jon rush for 3 yards to the MINN34, 1ST DOWN MINN (JEFFERSON, Naba).
Minn 1-10at Minn34Weber, Adam pass complete to Gray, MarQueis for 24 yards to the NIU42, 1ST DOWN MINN (GEORGE, Patrick).
Minn 1-10at Niu42Weber, Adam pass complete to Gray, MarQueis for 11 yards to the NIU31, 1ST DOWN MINN (Clark, Tyrone;DAVIS, Tommy).
Minn 1-10at Niu31Bennett, Duane rush for 2 yards to the NIU29 (Pirkle, D.J.).
Drive: 6 plays, 49 yards, TOP 04:15
Northern Illinois 7, Minnesota 3
2nd Quarter

Minn 2-8at Niu29Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
Minn 2-8at Niu29Bennett, Duane rush for 4 yards to the NIU25 (Kube, Alex;PROGAR, Sean).
Minn 3-4at Niu25Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Bennett, Duane.
Minn 4-4at Niu25Ellestad, Eric field goal attempt from 42 MISSED - wide right, spot at NIU25, clock 14:11.
Drive: 9 plays, 53 yards, TOP 04:15
Niu 1-10at Niu25NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 14:11.
Niu 1-10at Niu25PALMER, Nathan rush for loss of 1 yard to the NIU24 (Theret, Kyle).
Niu 2-11at Niu24HARNISH, Chand pass incomplete to Moore, Martel.
Niu 3-11at Niu24HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Cox, Landon for 19 yards to the NIU43, 1ST DOWN NIU (Vereen, Brock).
Niu 1-10at Niu43HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Skarb, Kyle for 16 yards to the MINN41, 1ST DOWN NIU (Collado, Ryan).
Niu 1-10at Minn41Crider, Ricky rush for 30 yards to the MINN11, 1ST DOWN NIU (Lewis, Christyn).
Niu 1-10at Minn11Spann, Chad rush for 3 yards to the MINN8 (Lewis, Christyn).
Niu 2-7at Minn08PENALTY NIU false start (Pegram, Logan) 5 yards to the MINN13.
Niu 2-12at Minn13Spann, Chad rush for 3 yards to the MINN10 (Lewis, Christyn).
Niu 3-9at Minn10HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Moore, Martel for 6 yards to the MINN4 (Collado, Ryan).
Niu 4-3at Minn04Timeout Northern Illinois, clock 09:28.
Niu 4-3at Minn04CKLAMOVSKI, M field goal attempt from 21 GOOD, clock 09:24.
Northern Illinois 10, Minnesota 3
Drive: 9 plays, 71 yards, TOP 04:47
CKLAMOVSKI, M kickoff 62 yards to the MINN8, Collado, Ryan return 57 yards to the NIU35 (Delegal, Jordan).
Minn 1-10at Niu35MINNESOTA drive start at 09:24.
Minn 1-10at Niu35Eskridge,DeLeon rush for 3 yards to the NIU32 (Krause, Mike;BARKSDALE, Greg).
Minn 2-7at Niu32Kirkwood,Donnel rush for 1 yard to the NIU31 (Krause, Mike).
Minn 3-6at Niu31Weber, Adam pass complete to McKnight,Da'Jon for 11 yards to the NIU20, fumble by McKnight,Da'Jon recovered by MINN TEAM at NIU20, 1ST DOWN MINN, out-of-bounds.
Minn 1-10at Niu20Weber, Adam pass complete to McKnight,Da'Jon for 20 yards to the NIU0, 1ST DOWN MINN, TOUCHDOWN, clock 07:18.
Ellestad, Eric kick attempt good.
Northern Illinois 10, Minnesota 10
Drive: 4 plays, 35 yards, TOP 02:06
Ellestad, Eric kickoff 63 yards to the NIU7, Hopkins, Jasmin return 16 yards to the NIU23, fumble forced by Lewis, Christyn, fumble by Hopkins, Jasmin recovered by MINN Lewis, Christyn at NIU23.
Minn 1-10at Niu23MINNESOTA drive start at 07:11.
Minn 1-10at Niu23Weber, Adam pass incomplete to McGarry, Collin.
Minn 2-10at Niu23Bennett, Duane rush for 4 yards to the NIU19 (Davis, Tommy).
Minn 3-6at Niu19PENALTY MINN false start (Wills, Jeff) 5 yards to the NIU24.
Minn 3-11at Niu24Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Bennett, Duane.
Minn 4-11at Niu24Ellestad, Eric field goal attempt from 42 GOOD, clock 06:09.
Minnesota 13, Northern Illinois 10
Drive: 4 plays, minus 1 yards, TOP 01:02
Ellestad, Eric kickoff 65 yards to the NIU5, Davis, Tommy return 19 yards to the NIU24 (Johnson, Johnny;Henderson, Kyle).
Niu 1-10at Niu24NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 06:09.
Niu 1-10at Niu24PENALTY MINN offside (Hageman, Ra'She) 5 yards to the NIU29.
Niu 1-5at Niu29Spann, Chad rush for 33 yards to the MINN38, 1ST DOWN NIU (Hill, Aaron;Theret, Kyle).
Niu 1-10at Minn38Bell, Cameron rush for 3 yards to the MINN35 (Theret, Kyle).
Niu 2-7at Minn35HARNISH, Chand pass incomplete to PALMER, Nathan.
Niu 3-7at Minn35HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Clark, Willie for 10 yards to the MINN25, 1ST DOWN NIU (Collado, Ryan).
Niu 1-10at Minn25Bell, Cameron rush for 4 yards to the MINN21 (Collado, Ryan).
Niu 2-6at Minn21HARNISH, Chand rush for 1 yard to the MINN20 (Hill, Aaron;Kirksey,Brandon).
Niu 3-5at Minn20HARNISH, Chand rush for 2 yards to the MINN18 (Cooper, Keanon).
Niu 4-3at Minn18Timeout Northern Illinois, clock 02:42.
Niu 4-3at Minn18CKLAMOVSKI, M field goal attempt from 35 GOOD, clock 02:37.
Northern Illinois 13, Minnesota 13
Drive: 8 plays, 58 yards, TOP 03:32
CKLAMOVSKI, M kickoff 70 yards to the MINN0, touchback.
Minn 1-10at Minn20MINNESOTA drive start at 02:37.
Minn 1-10at Minn20Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Gray, MarQueis.
Minn 2-10at Minn20Weber, Adam pass complete to Gray, MarQueis for 7 yards to the MINN27 (Smith, Chris).
Minn 3-3at Minn27Bennett, Duane rush for 2 yards to the MINN29 (BOLDING, Darnel).
Minn 4-1at Minn29Orseske, Dan punt BLOCKED, recovered by MINN Orseske, Dan at MINN11 (blocked by Ward, Jimmie).
Drive: 3 plays, 9 yards, TOP 01:15
Niu 1-10at Minn11NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 01:22.
Niu 1-10at Minn11HARNISH, Chand rush for loss of 2 yards to the MINN13 (Tinsley, Gary;Kirksey,Brandon).
Niu 2-12at Minn13HARNISH, Chand rush for 3 yards to the MINN10 (Edwards, Jewhan).
Niu 3-9at Minn10HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Moore, Martel for 10 yards to the MINN0, 1ST DOWN NIU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:03.
CKLAMOVSKI, M kick attempt good.
Northern Illinois 20, Minnesota 13
Niu 1-Gat Niu30Timeout Northern Illinois, clock 00:03.
Drive: 3 plays, 11 yards, TOP 01:19
CKLAMOVSKI, M kickoff 60 yards to the MINN10, downed.
Minn 1-10at Minn10MINNESOTA drive start at 00:03.
Minn 1-10at Minn10End of half, clock 00:00.
Northern Illinois 20, Minnesota 13
3rd Quarter

Minn 1-10at Minn10Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, NIU ball on NIU30.
CKLAMOVSKI, M kickoff 70 yards to the MINN0, touchback.
Minn 1-10at Minn20MINNESOTA drive start at 15:00.
Minn 1-10at Minn20Weber, Adam pass complete to Gray, MarQueis for 11 yards to the MINN31, 1ST DOWN MINN (Sobol, Mike;DAVIS, Tommy).
Minn 1-10at Minn31Bennett, Duane rush for no gain to the MINN31 (Smith, Chris).
Minn 2-10at Minn31Bennett, Duane rush for loss of 2 yards to the MINN29 (Coffman, Jake).
Minn 3-12at Minn29Weber, Adam pass complete to Gray, MarQueis for 11 yards to the MINN40 (Daniels, Kiaree).
Minn 4-1at Minn40Hoese, Jon rush for no gain to the MINN40 (Butler, Devon).
Drive: 5 plays, 20 yards, TOP 02:39
Niu 1-10at Minn40NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 12:21.
Niu 1-10at Minn40HARNISH, Chand pass incomplete to Spann, Chad (Cooper, Keanon).
Niu 2-10at Minn40HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Spann, Chad for 3 yards to the MINN37 (Vereen, Brock;Lewis, Christyn).
Niu 3-7at Minn37HARNISH, Chand pass incomplete.
Niu 4-7at Minn37Wilber, Josh punt 37 yards to the MINN0, touchback.
Drive: 3 plays, 3 yards, TOP 00:56
Minn 1-10at Minn20MINNESOTA drive start at 11:25.
Minn 1-10at Minn20Bennett, Duane rush for 1 yard to the MINN21 (Lawson, Brian).
Minn 2-9at Minn21Weber, Adam pass complete to Lair, Eric for 44 yards to the NIU35, 1ST DOWN MINN (Sobol, Mike).
Minn 1-10at Niu35Kirkwood,Donnel rush for 8 yards to the NIU27 (GEORGE, Patrick).
Minn 2-2at Niu27Weber, Adam pass incomplete to McGarry, Collin.
Minn 3-2at Niu27Kirkwood,Donnel rush for loss of 1 yard to the NIU28 (Progar, Sean).
Minn 4-3at Niu28Weber, Adam pass complete to Allen, Bryant for 18 yards to the NIU10, 1ST DOWN MINN.
Minn 1-Gat Niu10Bennett, Duane rush for 3 yards to the NIU7 (GEORGE, Patrick), PENALTY MINN holding (Burris, D.J.) 10 yards to the NIU20, NO PLAY.
Minn 1-Gat Niu20Weber, Adam pass complete to McKnight,Da'Jon for 8 yards to the NIU12 (Smith, Chris).
Minn 2-Gat Niu12Bennett, Duane rush for 8 yards to the NIU4 (Progar, Sean;DAVIS, Tommy).
Minn 3-Gat Niu04Timeout Minnesota, clock 06:35.
Minn 3-Gat Niu04Weber, Adam pass incomplete to McGarry, Collin (Butler, Devon).
Minn 4-Gat Niu04Ellestad, Eric field goal attempt from 21 GOOD, clock 06:26.
Northern Illinois 20, Minnesota 16
Drive: 10 plays, 76 yards, TOP 04:59
Ellestad, Eric kickoff 63 yards to the NIU7, Davis, Tommy return 18 yards to the NIU25 (Hoese, Jon;Buckner, R.J.).
Niu 1-10at Niu25NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 06:26.
Niu 1-10at Niu25Spann, Chad rush for 5 yards to the NIU30 (Theret, Kyle).
Niu 2-5at Niu30Spann, Chad rush for 1 yard to the NIU31 (Tinsley, Gary;Collado, Ryan).
Niu 3-4at Niu31HARNISH, Chand pass complete to PALMER, Nathan for 2 yards to the NIU33 (Lewis, Christyn).
Niu 4-2at Niu33Wilber, Josh punt 52 yards to the MINN15, downed.
Drive: 3 plays, 8 yards, TOP 02:12
Minn 1-10at Minn15MINNESOTA drive start at 04:14.
Minn 1-10at Minn15Bennett, Duane rush for 7 yards to the MINN22 (Kube, Alex;BUTLER, Devon).
Minn 2-3at Minn22Bennett, Duane rush for 1 yard to the MINN23 (Smith, Chris).
Minn 3-2at Minn23Weber, Adam pass complete to Hoese, Jon for 12 yards to the MINN35, 1ST DOWN MINN, out-of-bounds (Sobol, Mike).
Minn 1-10at Minn35Kirkwood,Donnel rush for 1 yard to the MINN36 (Clark, Tyrone).
Minn 2-9at Minn36Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Gray, MarQueis (GEORGE, Patrick).
Minn 3-9at Minn36Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Allen, Bryant.
Minn 4-9at Minn36Schwerman,David punt 31 yards to the NIU33, downed.
Drive: 6 plays, 21 yards, TOP 02:53
Niu 1-10at Niu33NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 01:21.
Niu 1-10at Niu33Spann, Chad rush for 30 yards to the MINN37, 1ST DOWN NIU (Vereen, Brock).
Niu 1-10at Minn37Bell, Cameron rush for 29 yards to the MINN8, 1ST DOWN NIU (Theret, Kyle).
Niu 1-Gat Minn08Spann, Chad rush for loss of 2 yards to the MINN10 (Lewis, Christyn), PENALTY MINN offside (Hill, Aaron) 4 yards to the MINN4, NO PLAY.
Drive: 2 plays, 63 yards, TOP 02:26
Northern Illinois 20, Minnesota 16
4th Quarter

Niu 1-Gat Minn04Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
Niu 1-Gat Minn04Spann, Chad rush for 1 yard to the MINN3 (Tinsley, Gary).
Niu 2-Gat Minn03Timeout Minnesota, clock 14:42.
Niu 2-Gat Minn03Spann, Chad rush for 1 yard to the MINN2 (Tinsley, Gary;Cooper, Keanon).
Niu 3-Gat Minn02HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Flahive, Connor for 2 yards to the MINN0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 13:55.
CKLAMOVSKI, M kick attempt good.
Northern Illinois 27, Minnesota 16
Drive: 5 plays, 67 yards, TOP 02:26
CKLAMOVSKI, M kickoff 70 yards to the MINN0, Collado, Ryan return 27 yards to the MINN27 (Ward, Jimmie).
Minn 1-10at Minn27MINNESOTA drive start at 13:55.
Minn 1-10at Minn27Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Lair, Eric.
Minn 2-10at Minn27Bennett, Duane rush for 3 yards to the MINN30 (JEFFERSON, Naba).
Minn 3-7at Minn30Weber, Adam pass complete to McKnight,Da'Jon for 7 yards to the MINN37, 1ST DOWN MINN (Daniels, Kiaree).
Minn 1-10at Minn37Weber, Adam pass complete to Lair, Eric for 8 yards to the MINN45.
Minn 2-2at Minn45Bennett, Duane rush for 55 yards to the NIU0, clock 11:54, PENALTY MINN holding (Lair, Eric) 10 yards to the MINN35, NO PLAY.
Minn 2-12at Minn35Weber, Adam pass complete to Bennett, Duane for 6 yards to the MINN41 (Smith, Chris).
Minn 3-6at Minn41Weber, Adam pass complete to Allen, Bryant for 10 yards to the NIU49, 1ST DOWN MINN (GEORGE, Patrick).
Minn 1-10at Niu49PENALTY MINN false start (Orton, Ryan) 5 yards to the MINN46.
Minn 1-15at Minn46Weber, Adam pass incomplete to McKnight,Da'Jon.
Minn 2-15at Minn46Weber, Adam pass complete to Allen, Bryant for 9 yards to the NIU45.
Minn 3-6at Niu45Weber, Adam pass intercepted by Davis, Tommy at the NIU45, Davis, Tommy return to the NIU45, PENALTY NIU personal foul (Delegal, Jordan) 15 yards to the NIU30, 1ST DOWN MINN, NO PLAY.
Minn 1-10at Niu30Bennett, Duane rush for 8 yards to the NIU22 (Kube, Alex;DAVIS, Tommy).
Minn 2-2at Niu22Bennett, Duane rush for 1 yard to the NIU21 (Clark, Tyrone;KUBE, Alex).
Minn 3-1at Niu21Bennett, Duane rush for no gain to the NIU21 (Ward, Jimmie).
Minn 4-1at Niu21Bennett, Duane rush for no gain to the NIU21 (Kube, Alex).
Drive: 12 plays, 52 yards, TOP 06:38
Niu 1-10at Niu21NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 07:17.
Niu 1-10at Niu21Spann, Chad rush for 18 yards to the NIU39, 1ST DOWN NIU (Theret, Kyle).
Niu 1-10at Niu39HARNISH, Chand pass incomplete to Moore, Martel.
Niu 2-10at Niu39Spann, Chad rush for 61 yards to the MINN0, 1ST DOWN NIU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 06:22.
CKLAMOVSKI, M kick attempt good.
Northern Illinois 34, Minnesota 16
Drive: 3 plays, 79 yards, TOP 00:55
CKLAMOVSKI, M kickoff 63 yards to the MINN7, Collado, Ryan return 17 yards to the MINN24 (Ward, Jimmie).
Minn 1-10at Minn24MINNESOTA drive start at 06:22.
Minn 1-10at Minn24Weber, Adam pass complete to McKnight,Da'Jon for 9 yards to the MINN33 (GEORGE, Patrick).
Minn 2-1at Minn33Weber, Adam pass complete to Gray, MarQueis for 8 yards to the MINN41, 1ST DOWN MINN (Smith, Chris;COFFMAN, Jake).
Minn 1-10at Minn41Weber, Adam pass complete to Lair, Eric for 5 yards to the MINN46 (Daniels, Kiaree).
Minn 2-5at Minn46Timeout Northern Illinois, clock 05:06.
Minn 2-5at Minn46Weber, Adam pass complete to Lair, Eric for 21 yards to the NIU33, 1ST DOWN MINN (Barnas, Garrett).
Minn 1-10at Niu33Bennett, Duane rush for 4 yards to the NIU29 (Delegal, Jordan).
Minn 2-6at Niu29Weber, Adam pass complete to Gray, MarQueis for 29 yards to the NIU0, 1ST DOWN MINN, TOUCHDOWN, clock 04:18.
Ellestad, Eric kick attempt good.
Northern Illinois 34, Minnesota 23
Drive: 6 plays, 76 yards, TOP 02:04
Ellestad, Eric kickoff 19 yards to the MINN49, out-of-bounds, NIU ball on MINN49.
Niu 1-10at Minn49NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 04:18.
Previous play reviewed and stands as called.
Niu 1-10at Minn49Spann, Chad rush for no gain to the MINN49 (Edwards, Jewhan).
Niu 2-10at Minn49Timeout Minnesota, clock 04:11.
Niu 2-10at Minn49Crider, Ricky rush for 3 yards to the MINN46 (Reeves, Spencer).
Niu 3-7at Minn46HARNISH, Chand rush for 6 yards to the MINN40 (Reeves, Spencer).
Niu 4-1at Minn40PENALTY NIU delay of game 5 yards to the MINN45.
Niu 4-6at Minn45Wilber, Josh punt 35 yards to the MINN10, Allen, Bryant return 6 yards to the MINN16 (Daniels, Kiaree).
Drive: 3 plays, 4 yards, TOP 01:53
Minn 1-10at Minn16MINNESOTA drive start at 02:25.
Minn 1-10at Minn16Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Gray, MarQueis.
Minn 2-10at Minn16Weber, Adam pass complete to Lair, Eric for 5 yards to the MINN21 (Daniels, Kiaree).
Minn 3-5at Minn21Weber, Adam pass complete to McKnight,Da'Jon for 7 yards to the MINN28, 1ST DOWN MINN (Butler, Devon).
Minn 1-10at Minn28Weber, Adam pass complete to McGarry, Collin for 5 yards to the MINN33 (Daniels, Kiaree).
Minn 2-5at Minn33Weber, Adam pass complete to Bennett, Duane for 8 yards to the MINN41, 1ST DOWN MINN (Daniels, Kiaree;DELEGAL, Jordan).
Minn 1-10at Minn41Weber, Adam pass complete to Lair, Eric for 11 yards to the NIU48, 1ST DOWN MINN (Delegal, Jordan).
Minn 1-10at Niu48Weber, Adam pass complete to Lair, Eric for no gain to the NIU48 (Daniels, Kiaree), PENALTY NIU personal foul (Daniels, Kiaree) 15 yards to the NIU33, 1ST DOWN MINN.
Minn 1-10at Niu331st and 10.
Minn 1-10at Niu33Timeout Northern Illinois, clock 00:47.
Minn 1-10at Niu33Weber, Adam pass complete to Eskridge,DeLeon for 8 yards to the NIU25 (Smith, Chris).
Minn 2-2at Niu25Weber, Adam pass incomplete to McKnight,Da'Jon.
Minn 3-2at Niu25Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Carpenter, Hayo, PENALTY MINN holding (Burris, D.J.) 10 yards to the NIU35, NO PLAY.
Minn 3-12at Niu35Weber, Adam pass intercepted by GEORGE, Patrick at the NIU0, GEORGE, Patrick return 0 yards to the NIU0, touchback.
Drive: 10 plays, 49 yards, TOP 02:19
Niu 1-10at Niu20NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 00:06.
Niu 1-10at Niu20Team rush for loss of 1 yard to the NIU19.
Niu 2-11at Niu19End of game, clock 00:00.
Drive: 1 plays, minus 1 yards, TOP 00:06
FINAL SCORE
Northern Illinois 34, Minnesota 23
  Play Breakdown Summary  
Play Breakdown Summary (Final)
The Automated ScoreBook
Northern Illinois vs Minnesota (Sep 25, 2010 at Minneapolis, Minn.)




Northern Illinois                      Minnesota

Down               RUN PASS  Total     Down               RUN PASS  Total

OVERALL..........   28   17     45     OVERALL..........   32   46     78
1ST DOWN.........   16    5     21     1ST DOWN.........   12   20     32
2ND DOWN-SHORT...    3    0      3     2ND DOWN-SHORT...    2    3      5
2ND DOWN-MIDDLE..    2    0      2     2ND DOWN-MIDDLE..    1    3      4
2ND DOWN-LONG....    5    3      8     2ND DOWN-LONG....   10    6     16
3RD DOWN-SHORT...    0    1      1     3RD DOWN-SHORT...    4    1      5
3RD DOWN-MIDDLE..    0    1      1     3RD DOWN-MIDDLE..    1    2      3
3RD DOWN-LONG....    2    7      9     3RD DOWN-LONG....    0   10     10
4TH DOWN.........    0    0      0     4TH DOWN.........    2    1      3

Northern Illinois                      Minnesota

Formation        RUN PASS  Total       Formation        RUN PASS  Total

...............   28   17     45       ...............   32   46     78




Northern Illinois (Sorted by Play type)

1ST DOWN RUN  (16 RUN, 5 PASS)                                   1ST DOWN PASS
1-10 M11 #12  -2 [    ]                                          1-10 N39 #12 to #1      - [     ]
1-10 M41 #22  30 [    ]                                          1-10 M20 #12 to #10     8 [     ]
1-10 N25 #28   5 [    ]                                          1-10 M40 #12 to #28     - [     ]
1-10 N33 #28  30 [    ]                                          1-10 N43 #12 to #34    16 [     ]
1-10 M11 #28   3 [    ]                                          1-10 N40 #12 to #80     - [     ]
1-7  M07 #28   4 [    ]
1-4  M04 #28   1 [    ]
1-10 N21 #28  18 [    ]
1-5  N29 #28  33 [    ]
1-10 M49 #28   0 [    ]
1-10 N24 #28  56 [    ]
1-10 M38 #32   3 [    ]
1-10 M37 #32  29 [    ]
1-10 M25 #32   4 [    ]
1-10 N25 #81  -1 [    ]
1-10 N20 #TM  -1 [    ]

2ND-SHORT RUN  (3 RUN, 0 PASS)                                   2ND-SHORT PASS
2-2  M12 #12  -3 [    ]
2-3  M03 #28   1 [    ]
2-3  M03 #28   3 [    ]

2ND-MIDDLE RUN  (2 RUN, 0 PASS)                                  2ND-MIDDLE PASS
2-6  M21 #12   1 [    ]
2-5  N30 #28   1 [    ]

2ND-LONG RUN  (5 RUN, 3 PASS)                                    2ND-LONG PASS
2-12 M13 #12   3 [    ]                                          2-11 N24 #12 to #1      - [     ]
2-10 M49 #22   3 [    ]                                          2-10 M40 #12 to #28     3 [     ]
2-10 N40 #28   4 [    ]                                          2-7  M35 #12 to #81     - [     ]
2-10 N39 #28  61 [    ]
2-12 M13 #28   3 [    ]

3RD-SHORT RUN  (0 RUN, 1 PASS)                                   3RD-SHORT PASS
                                                                 3-2  M02 #12 to #47     2 [     ]

3RD-MIDDLE RUN  (0 RUN, 1 PASS)                                  3RD-MIDDLE PASS
                                                                 3-4  N31 #12 to #81     2 [     ]

3RD-LONG RUN  (2 RUN, 7 PASS)                                    3RD-LONG PASS
3-7  M46 #12   6 [    ]                                          3-9  M10 #12 to #1      6 [     ]
3-5  M20 #12   2 [    ]                                          3-9  M10 #12 to #1     10 [     ]
                                                                 3-5  M15 #12 to #1      8 [     ]
                                                                 3-7  M35 #12 to #10    10 [     ]
                                                                 3-6  N44 #12 to #28    -3 [     ]
                                                                 3-11 N24 #12 to #80    19 [     ]
                                                                 3-7  M37 #12 to #       - [     ]

4TH DOWN RUN  (0 RUN, 0 PASS)                                    4TH DOWN PASS


Minnesota (Sorted by Play type)

1ST DOWN RUN  (12 RUN, 20 PASS)                                  1ST DOWN PASS
1-10 N35 #20   8 [    ]                                          1-10 N33 #8  to #23     8 [     ]
1-10 M35 #20   1 [    ]                                          1-10 N42 #8  to #5     11 [     ]
1-10 M20 #22   1 [    ]                                          1-10 M20 #8  to #5     11 [     ]
1-10 N30 #22   8 [    ]                                          1-10 M20 #8  to #5      - [     ]
1-10 M22 #22   4 [    ]                                          1-10 M34 #8  to #5     16 [     ]
1-10 N31 #22   2 [    ]                                          1-10 N19 #8  to #5      - [     ]
1-10 M15 #22   7 [    ]                                          1-10 M34 #8  to #5     24 [     ]
1-10 N33 #22   4 [    ]                                          1-10 M16 #8  to #5      - [     ]
1-10 M50 #22   1 [    ]                                          1-10 M24 #8  to #6A     9 [     ]
1-15 M19 #22   3 [    ]                                          1-20 N20 #8  to #6A     8 [     ]
1-10 M31 #22   0 [    ]                                          1-15 M46 #8  to #6A     - [     ]
1-10 N35 #23   3 [    ]                                          1-10 N34 #8  to #6A     - [     ]
                                                                 1-10 N20 #8  to #6A    20 [     ]
                                                                 1-10 M27 #8  to #85     - [     ]
                                                                 1-10 M41 #8  to #85    11 [     ]
                                                                 1-10 N48 #8  to #85     0 [     ]
                                                                 1-10 M41 #8  to #85     5 [     ]
                                                                 1-10 M37 #8  to #85     8 [     ]
                                                                 1-10 M28 #8  to #88     5 [     ]
                                                                 1-10 N23 #8  to #88     - [     ]

2ND-SHORT RUN  (2 RUN, 3 PASS)                                   2ND-SHORT PASS
2-3  M22 #22   1 [    ]                                          2-1  M33 #8  to #5      8 [     ]
2-2  N22 #22   1 [    ]                                          2-2  N25 #8  to #6A     - [     ]
                                                                 2-2  N27 #8  to #88     - [     ]

2ND-MIDDLE RUN  (1 RUN, 3 PASS)                                  2ND-MIDDLE PASS
2-6  M26 #22   5 [    ]                                          2-5  M33 #8  to #22     8 [     ]
                                                                 2-6  N29 #8  to #5     29 [     ]
                                                                 2-5  M46 #8  to #85    21 [     ]

2ND-LONG RUN  (10 RUN, 6 PASS)                                   2ND-LONG PASS
2-7  N32 #20   1 [    ]                                          2-12 M35 #8  to #22     6 [     ]
2-10 M27 #22   3 [    ]                                          2-9  M36 #8  to #5      - [     ]
2-12 N12 #22   8 [    ]                                          2-10 M20 #8  to #5      7 [     ]
2-8  N29 #22   4 [    ]                                          2-15 M46 #8  to #81     9 [     ]
2-10 N19 #22  -2 [    ]                                          2-10 M16 #8  to #85     5 [     ]
2-10 M31 #22  -2 [    ]                                          2-9  M21 #8  to #85    44 [     ]
2-10 N34 #22   1 [    ]
2-9  N49 #22   7 [    ]
2-10 N23 #22   4 [    ]
2-12 M22 #22  12 [    ]

3RD-SHORT RUN  (4 RUN, 1 PASS)                                   3RD-SHORT PASS
3-2  N27 #20  -1 [    ]                                          3-2  M23 #8  to #35    12 [     ]
3-2  N42 #20   8 [    ]
3-1  N21 #22   0 [    ]
3-1  M31 #35   3 [    ]

3RD-MIDDLE RUN  (1 RUN, 2 PASS)                                  3RD-MIDDLE PASS
3-3  M27 #22   2 [    ]                                          3-4  N25 #8  to #22     - [     ]
                                                                 3-4  N04 #8  to #88     - [     ]

3RD-LONG RUN  (0 RUN, 10 PASS)                                   3RD-LONG PASS
                                                                 3-9  N33 #8  to #22    14 [     ]
                                                                 3-11 N24 #8  to #22     - [     ]
                                                                 3-12 N35 #8  to #33   INT [     ]
                                                                 3-12 M29 #8  to #5     11 [     ]
                                                                 3-12 N21 #8  to #6A    10 [     ]
                                                                 3-7  M30 #8  to #6A     7 [     ]
                                                                 3-5  M21 #8  to #6A     7 [     ]
                                                                 3-6  N31 #8  to #6A    11 [     ]
                                                                 3-6  M41 #8  to #81    10 [     ]
                                                                 3-9  M36 #8  to #81     - [     ]

4TH DOWN RUN  (2 RUN, 1 PASS)                                    4TH DOWN PASS
4-1  N21 #22   0 [    ]                                          4-3  N28 #8  to #81    18 [     ]
4-1  M40 #35   0 [    ]