Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • ILL 242
    • 450 NW
  • Turnovers

    • ILL 4
    • 2 NW
  • Possession

    ILL NW
    37:03 23:04
  • 1st Downs

    • ILL 13
    • 29 NW

Game Information

Ryan Field
,
Coverage: BTN
  • Evanston, IL 60208
  • Line: NW -18.5
Attendance: 32,415
11/24/2012 Associated Press

N'western ups bowl chances with Illinois romp

Venric Mark rushed for 127 yards and a touchdown as Northwestern improved its chances for a berth in a New Year's Day bowl game, beating Illinois 50-14 on Saturday.

Scoring Summary

BTN1234T
Illinois770014
Northwestern101721250
first QuarterILLNW
TD
8:58
Donovonn Young rush for 15 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
ill drive: 11 plays 78 yards, 06:02 ill td, 6:02
60
XP
8:58
Nick Immekus extra point GOOD.
ill drive: 11 plays 78 yards, 06:02 ill td, 6:02
70
FG
6:59
Jeff Budzien 44 yard field goal GOOD.
nu drive: 6 plays 15 yards, 01:59 nu fg, 1:59
73
TD
6:27
Kain Colter rush for 2 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
nu drive: 2 plays 19 yards, 00:25 nu td, 0:25
79
XP
6:27
Jeff Budzien extra point GOOD.
nu drive: 2 plays 19 yards, 00:25 nu td, 0:25
710
second QuarterILLNW
TD
14:54
Kain Colter pass complete to Tony Jones for 9 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
nu drive: 2 plays 12 yards, 00:06 nu td, 0:06
716
XP
14:54
Jeff Budzien extra point GOOD.
nu drive: 2 plays 12 yards, 00:06 nu td, 0:06
717
TD
10:55
Reilly O'Toole rush for 12 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
ill drive: 8 plays 60 yards, 03:59 ill td, 3:59
1417
XP
10:55
Nick Immekus extra point GOOD.
ill drive: 8 plays 60 yards, 03:59 ill td, 3:59
1417
TD
6:13
Venric Mark rush for 3 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
nu drive: 11 plays 79 yards, 04:42 nu td, 4:42
1423
XP
6:13
Jeff Budzien extra point GOOD.
nu drive: 11 plays 79 yards, 04:42 nu td, 4:42
1424
FG
0:03
Jeff Budzien 36 yard field goal GOOD.
nu drive: 13 plays 36 yards, 03:55 nu fg, 3:55
1427
third QuarterILLNW
TD
10:20
Kain Colter pass complete to Tyris Jones for 15 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
nu drive: 11 plays 75 yards, 04:40 nu td, 4:40
1433
XP
10:20
Jeff Budzien extra point GOOD.
nu drive: 11 plays 75 yards, 04:40 nu td, 4:40
1434
TD
6:55
Kain Colter pass complete to Paul Jorgensen for 24 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
nu drive: 1 play 24 yards, 00:06 nu td, 0:06
1440
XP
6:55
Jeff Budzien extra point GOOD.
nu drive: 1 play 24 yards, 00:06 nu td, 0:06
1441
TD
2:09
Mike Trumpy rush for 3 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
nu drive: 7 plays 50 yards, 03:34 nu td, 3:34
1447
XP
2:09
Jeff Budzien extra point GOOD.
nu drive: 7 plays 50 yards, 03:34 nu td, 3:34
1448
fourth QuarterILLNW
SF
3:00
Dami Ayoola rush for a loss of 5 yards to the Illin 0, tackled by Max Chapman for a SAFETY.
ill drive: 2 plays -6 yards, 00:40 nu saf, 0:40
1450

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