Northwestern vs. Eureka at Minneapolis, Minn.
10/29/2011 at 4 p.m.
Northwestern (Minn.)
53
Eureka
14
Scoring 1 2 3 4 Final
Northwestern (Minn.) (6-3) 6 14 27 6 53
Eureka (4-4) 7 0 7 0 14
Minneapolis, Minn. | Metrodome
Prd Time Scoring Summary Northwestern (Minn.) - Eureka
1 13:38 Northwestern (Minn.) - Josh Sinnen 34 yd run. (Elijah Buecksle kick failed).
Drive: 3 plays, 48 yards in 1:22.
6 - 0
1 09:56 Eureka - Sam Durley 3 yd run. (Travis Huber kick is good).
Drive: 3 plays, 11 yards in 1:23.
6 - 7
2 09:41 Northwestern (Minn.) - Josh Young 40 yd run. (Elijah Buecksle kick is good).
Drive: 7 plays, 62 yards in 3:04.
13 - 7
2 05:04 Northwestern (Minn.) - Chad Rusinkovic 60 yd pass from Josh Balzer. (Elijah Buecksle kick is good).
Drive: 6 plays, 89 yards in 2:51.
20 - 7
3 09:16 Northwestern (Minn.) - Brian Lecheler 54 yd pass from Josh Balzer. (Elijah Buecksle kick is good).
Drive: 4 plays, 69 yards in 1:48.
27 - 7
3 06:42 Northwestern (Minn.) - Josh Young 57 yd run. (Elijah Buecksle kick failed).
Drive: 1 plays, 57 yards in 0:10.
33 - 7
3 05:50 Northwestern (Minn.) - Chad Rusinkovic 42 yd pass from Josh Balzer. (Elijah Buecksle kick is good).
Drive: 1 plays, 42 yards in 0:07.
40 - 7
3 03:42 Eureka - Corey Dawson 2 yd run. (Travis Huber kick is good).
Drive: 6 plays, 68 yards in 2:08.
40 - 14
3 00:25 Northwestern (Minn.) - Matt Dammann 6 yd pass from Josh Balzer. (Tim Van Bockel kick is good).
Drive: 3 plays, 13 yards in 1:09.
47 - 14
4 10:59 Northwestern (Minn.) - Chad Rusinkovic 54 yd pass from Josh Balzer. (Kevin Langemade kick blocked).
Drive: 3 plays, 51 yards in 1:01.
53 - 14
Northwestern (Minn.)StatisticsEureka
18 FIRST DOWNS 14
10
8
0
Passing
Rushing
Penalty
10
2
2
38% (5 of 13) THIRD DOWN EFFICIENCY 14% (2 of 14)
33% (1 of 3) FOURTH DOWN EFFICIENCY 0% (0 of 4)
549 TOTAL OFFENSE 227
68
8.1
Total Offensive Plays
Average gain per play
69
3.3
284 NET YARDS PASSING 222
12-21
13.5
1-6
1
Completions-Attempts
Net yards per pass play
Sacked: Number-Yards
Had intercepted
16-34
6.5
7-59
2
265 NET YARDS RUSHING 5
47
5.6
Rushing Attempts
Average gain per rush
35
0.1
4-168 PUNTS: Number-Yards 9-352
42.0 Average 39.1
114 TOTAL RETURN YARDS 159
3-29
2-39
2-46
Punt Returns: Number-Yards
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards
Interception Returns: Number-Yards
0 0
8-147
1-12
8-67 PENALTIES: Number-Yards 5-71
2-1 FUMBLES: Number-Lost 1-1
7-59 SACKS: Number-Yards 1-6
2-46 INTERCEPTIONS: Number-Yards 1-12
29:59 TIME OF POSSESSION 30:01

Northwestern (Minn.)

Eureka

Passing C-A YDS TD INT
Josh Balzer 11-19 271 5 1
Jacob Fletcher 1-2 13 0 0
Passing C-A YDS TD INT
Sam Durley 15-32 219 0 2
J. Jefferson 1-1 3 0 0
Caleb Eckhoff 0-1 0 0 0
Rushing ATT YDS AVG LG TD
Josh Young 20 176 8.8 57 2
Josh Sinnen 13 71 5.5 34 1
Joe Smith 9 20 2.2 9 0
Jeff Schaper 2 0 0.0 1 0
Josh Balzer 3 -2 -0.7 4 0
Rushing ATT YDS AVG LG TD
Corey Dawson 19 48 2.5 16 1
Jesse Shrum 1 2 2.0 2 0
Ethan Lord 1 2 2.0 0 0
Patrick Simms 1 -3 -3.0 0 0
J. Jefferson 3 -10 -3.3 5 0
Sam Durley 10 -34 -3.4 3 1
Receiving NO YDS AVG LG TD
Chad Rusinkovich 7 202 28.9 60 3
Brian Lecheler 1 54 54.0 54 1
Eric Baumgartner 1 24 24.0 24 0
Jeremy Langness 1 13 13.0 13 0
Matt Dammann 2 -9 -4.5 6 1
Receiving NO YDS AVG LG TD
Wes Schmidgall 6 105 17.5 25 0
Alex Hess 3 48 16.0 21 0
Corey Dawson 4 34 8.5 12 0
Matt Dawson 1 20 20.0 20 0
Cody Followell 1 12 12.0 12 0
Nate Louis 1 3 3.0 3 0
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Kicking FG LG XP PTS
Kevin Langemade 0/1 0 0/1 0
Tim Van bockel 1/1 1
Elijah Buecksler 4/6 4
Kicking FG LG XP PTS
Travis Huber 2/2 2
Punting NO YDS AVG LG TB -20
Josh Balzer 4 168 42.0 49 0 0
Punting NO YDS AVG LG TB -20
J. Jefferson 9 352 39.1 47 0 3
Kickoffs NO YDS AVG TB OB
Kevin Langemade 1 48 48.0 0 0
Tim Van bockel 1 45 45.0 0 0
Elijah Buecksler 7 351 50.1 1 0
Kickoffs NO YDS AVG TB OB
Travis Huber 2 102 51.0 0 1
Dan Bolsen 1 39 39.0 0 0
Kickoff Returns NO YDS AVG LG TD
Brian Lecheler 1 29 29.0 29 0
Zach Markwith 1 10 10.0 10 0
Kickoff Returns NO YDS AVG LG TD
Rosney Beverly 4 78 19.5 33 0
Mike Minehan 4 69 17.2 29 0
Punt Returns NO YDS AVG LG TD
Chad Rusinkovich 3 29 9.7 21 0
Punt Returns NO YDS AVG LG TD
Interception Returns NO YDS AVG LG TD
Mitch Swanson 1 0 0.0 0 0
Grant Stroud 1 46 46.0 46 0
Interception Returns NO YDS AVG LG TD
Rosney Beverly 1 12 12.0 12 0
Fumbles NO LOST
Josh Young 1 1
Matt Dammann 1 0
Fumbles NO LOST
Ethan Lord 1 1
Defensive Statistics
# Northwestern (Minn.) Solo Ast Total Sacks-Yds TFL-Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blks QBH
44 Joey Bauman 4 7 11 - - - -
56 Dave Kleiner 4 7 11 3 - 21 3 - 21 1 - - 1 2
91 Josh Swore 7 3 10 4 - 38 8 - 47 - - 2
12 Evan Entler 6 3 9 - - - - 1
40 Ben Anderson 2 5 7 - - - -
20 Sam Lepa 2 3 5 - - - -
99 Valentine Awasom 1 4 5 - 1 - 2 - -
24 Jordan Padgett 0 3 3 - - - -
28 Kendall Sommerlot 0 3 3 - - - - 1
89 Elijah Buecksler 1 2 3 - 0.5 - 0 - -
2 Zach Markwith 0 2 2 - - - -
3 Mitch Swanson 0 2 2 - - - 1-0
39 Josh Burrs 1 1 2 - 0.5 - 1 - -
42 Kabakas Clark 1 1 2 - - - -
65 Cj Smith 0 2 2 - 0.5 - 2 - -
4 Garrett Ostrom 0 1 1 - - - -
17 Kevin Langemade 0 1 1 - - - -
22 Josh Young 1 0 1 - - - -
25 Cody Durkee 0 1 1 - - - -
26 Eric Baumgartner 1 0 1 - - - -
29 Cyle DeBoer 0 1 1 - 0.5 - 1 - -
46 Alex Zeller 0 1 1 - - - -
53 Rob Reynolds 0 1 1 - - - - 2
72 Ryan Friesen 1 0 1 - - - -
85 Jeremy Langness 1 0 1 - - - -
TM TEAM - - 1-0 -
11 Grant Stroud - - - 1-46 1
TOTALS 33 54 87 7 - 59 14 - 74 1 1-0 2-46 4 6
# Eureka Solo Ast Total Sacks-Yds TFL-Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blks QBH
2 Mike Minehan 6 7 13 - - - - 2
23 Jacob Carls 3 5 8 1 - 6 1 - 6 - -
34 Murad Abbed 3 5 8 - - - -
26 Drew Duffy 2 5 7 - - - -
74 Craig Wilson 1 4 5 - 0.5 - 2 1 - -
4 Wes Robinson 2 1 3 - - 1-0 -
10 Ben Mills 2 1 3 - 1 - 7 - - 1
18 Matt Stevenson 3 0 3 - 1 - 7 1 - -
47 Stew McGinnis 1 2 3 - 0.5 - 1 - -
57 Paul Webb 1 2 3 - - - -
75 Josh Girard 1 2 3 - - - -
3 Rosney Beverly 1 1 2 - - - 1-12
19 Alex Hess 2 0 2 - - - -
43 Steve Snider 1 1 2 - 0.5 - 0 - -
45 Cody Rice 0 2 2 - - - -
52 Frankie Bray 0 2 2 - 0.5 - 3 - -
5 Matt Dawson 1 0 1 - - - -
7 Travis Huber 0 1 1 - - - -
8 Aaron Frazier 1 0 1 - - - -
17 Sam Durley 1 0 1 - - - -
27 Nick Blakey 1 0 1 - - - -
31 Alec Wasson 1 0 1 - - - -
33 Ethan Lord 0 1 1 - - - -
40 Zach Clayton 0 1 1 - - - -
42 Brian Roberts 1 0 1 - - - -
44 Dan Bolsen 0 1 1 - - - -
46 Donavan Lewis 0 1 1 - - - -
49 Mike Petrovics 0 1 1 - - - -
TOTALS 35 46 81 1 - 6 5 - 26 2 1-0 1-12 1 2
Other Information
Location: Minneapolis, Minn.
Stadium: Metrodome
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Weather: Indoors
Temperature: 72
Referee: Mike Graf
Umpire: Bob Warda
Head Linesman: Rick Schaber
Line Judge: Lee Meyer
Back Judge: Josh Dascher
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Side Judge: Royce Ruter
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