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Northwestern Wildcats vs. Penn State Nittany Lions Play By Play

First Quarter
Northwestern Wildcats at 15:00
1-10-NWEST35(14:56) Steve Flaherty kicked the ball for 57 yards. Alex Kenney returned the kick for 22 yards.
Penn State Nittany Lions at 14:56
1-10-PSU30(14:45) Matt McGloin passed to Garry Gilliam for 15 yards.
1-10-PSU45(14:23) Bill Belton rushed for 10 yards. NWEST was penalized 10 yards.
1-10-NWEST35(14:05) Bill Belton rushed for 1 yard.
2-9-NWEST30(13:26) Bill Belton rushed for 2 yards.
3-7-NWEST28(12:45) Matt McGloin passed to Bill Belton for a loss of 1 yard.
4-8-NWEST29(12:00) PSU was penalized 5 yards.
4-13-NWEST34(11:33) Alex Butterworth punted for 33 yards.
Northwestern Wildcats at 11:33
1-10-NWEST1(11:28) Kain Colter rushed for 2 yards.
2-8-NWEST3(10:49) Venric Mark rushed for 2 yards.
3-6-NWEST5(10:14) Kain Colter rushed for 1 yard.
4-5-NWEST6(9:37) Brandon Williams punted for 32 yards. Jesse Della Valle returned a punt for 2 yards.
Penn State Nittany Lions at 9:37
1-10-NWEST36(9:25) PSU was penalized 10 yards.
1-20-NWEST46(8:03) Matt McGloin passed to Zach Zwinak for 11 yards.
2-7-NWEST33(8:38) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Allen Robinson.
3-7-NWEST33(8:35) Zach Zwinak rushed for 2 yards.
4-5-NWEST31(7:57) Matt McGloin passed to Allen Robinson for 12 yards.
1-10-NWEST19(7:35) Zach Zwinak lost 1 yard.
2-11-NWEST20(6:51) Matt McGloin passed to Matt Lehman for 5 yards.
3-6-NWEST15(6:13) Matt McGloin passed to Zach Zwinak for 5 yards.
4-1-NWEST10(5:30) Zach Zwinak rushed for 3 yards.
1-0-NWEST7(5:03) Zach Zwinak rushed for 3 yards.
2-0-NWEST4(4:22) Zach Zwinak rushed for no gain.
3-0-NWEST4(3:46) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Kyle Carter.
4-0-NWEST4(3:41) Sam Ficken made a field goal of 21 yards.
NWEST 0   PSU 3,   Plays: 11   Yards: 22   Possession: 05:56.
 
Penn State Nittany Lions at 3:41
1-10-PSU35(3:36) Sam Ficken kicked the ball for 62 yards. Venric Mark returned the kick for 18 yards.
Northwestern Wildcats at 3:36
1-10-NWEST21(3:20) Trevor Siemian passed to Venric Mark for 2 yards.
2-8-NWEST23(3:18) Venric Mark rushed for 5 yards.
3-3-NWEST28(2:44) Trevor Siemian passed incomplete.
4-3-NWEST28(2:37) Brandon Williams punted for 43 yards. Evan Lewis made a faircatch.
Penn State Nittany Lions at 2:37
1-10-PSU29(2:33) Matt McGloin passed to Trevor Williams for 7 yards.
2-3-PSU36(1:56) Zach Zwinak rushed for 2 yards.
3-1-PSU38(1:12) Matt McGloin passed to Kyle Carter for 19 yards.
1-10-NWEST43(0:45) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Michael Zordich.
2-10-NWEST43(0:38) Matt McGloin passed to Jesse James for no gain.
3-10-NWEST43(14:56) Matt McGloin passed incomplete.
Second Quarter
Penn State Nittany Lions continued...
4-10-NWEST43(14:49) Alex Butterworth punted for 28 yards. Venric Mark made a faircatch.
Northwestern Wildcats at 14:49
1-10-NWEST15(14:41) Venric Mark rushed for 3 yards.
2-7-NWEST18(14:16) Trevor Siemian passed incomplete.
3-7-NWEST18(14:08) Trevor Siemian passed incomplete to Kain Colter.
4-7-NWEST18(13:48) Brandon Williams punted for 37 yards. Evan Lewis made a faircatch.
Penn State Nittany Lions at 14:02
1-10-PSU45(13:55) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Brandon Moseby-Felder.
2-10-PSU45(13:48) Bill Belton rushed for no gain.
3-10-PSU45(13:09) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Alex Kenney.
4-10-PSU45(12:57) Alex Butterworth punted for 47 yards.
Northwestern Wildcats at 12:57
1-10-NWEST8(12:50) Trevor Siemian rushed for 2 yards.
2-8-NWEST10(12:35) Kain Colter lost 1 yard.
3-9-NWEST9(11:58) Trevor Siemian passed incomplete to Kain Colter.
4-9-NWEST9(11:50) Brandon Williams punted for 36 yards. Evan Lewis returned a punt for 5 yards.
Penn State Nittany Lions at 11:50
1-10-NWEST40(11:41) Matt McGloin passed to Brandon Moseby-Felder for 15 yards.
1-10-NWEST25(11:23) Matt McGloin passed to Brandon Moseby-Felder for 1 yard.
2-9-NWEST24(11:01) Zach Zwinak rushed for 8 yards.
3-1-NWEST16(10:37) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Allen Robinson.
4-1-NWEST16(10:33) Matt McGloin rushed for 2 yards.
1-10-NWEST14(10:16) Zach Zwinak rushed for 1 yard.
2-9-NWEST13(9:50) Zach Zwinak rushed for 12 yards.
1-0-NWEST1(9:34) Touchdown. Zach Zwinak rushed for 1 yard.
(9:34) Sam Ficken made the extra point.
NWEST 0   PSU 10,   Plays: 8   Yards: 40   Possession: 02:16.
 
Penn State Nittany Lions at 9:34
1-1-PSU35(9:34) Sam Ficken kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Northwestern Wildcats at 9:34
1-10-NWEST25(9:30) Trevor Siemian passed to Christian Jones for 6 yards.
2-4-NWEST31(9:19) Venric Mark rushed for 4 yards.
1-10-NWEST35(9:00) Trevor Siemian passed to Christian Jones for 6 yards.
2-4-NWEST41(8:43) Venric Mark rushed for 1 yard.
3-3-NWEST42(8:26) Trevor Siemian passed to Rashad Lawrence for 10 yards.
1-10-PSU48(8:09) Trevor Siemian passed to Mike Trumpy for 5 yards.
2-5-PSU43(7:42) Trevor Siemian passed incomplete to Kain Colter.
3-5-PSU43(7:36) Trevor Siemian passed incomplete to Rashad Lawrence.
4-5-PSU43(7:28) Brandon Williams punted for 26 yards. Jesse Della Valle returned a punt for no gain. Nick VanHoose recovered a fumble from Jesse Della Valle and returned it for 0 yards.
1-10-PSU17(7:00) Kain Colter rushed for 12 yards.
1-0-PSU5(6:45) Venric Mark rushed for 3 yards.
2-0-PSU2(6:23) Touchdown. Venric Mark rushed for 2 yards.
(6:23) Jeff Budzien made the extra point.
NWEST 7   PSU 10,   Plays: 3   Yards: 17   Possession: 01:05.
 
Northwestern Wildcats at 6:23
1-1-NWEST35(6:17) Steve Flaherty kicked the ball for 55 yards. Jesse Della Valle returned the kick for 20 yards.
Penn State Nittany Lions at 6:17
1-10-PSU30(6:10) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Brandon Moseby-Felder.
2-10-PSU30(6:03) Zach Zwinak rushed for 5 yards.
3-5-PSU35(5:26) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Kyle Carter.
4-5-PSU35(5:19) Alex Butterworth punted for 22 yards.
Northwestern Wildcats at 5:19
1-10-NWEST43(5:15) Trevor Siemian passed to Demetrius Fields for 5 yards.
2-5-NWEST48(4:55) Trevor Siemian passed to Venric Mark for 4 yards.
3-1-PSU48(4:44) Mike Trumpy lost 2 yards.
4-3-50(4:11) Brandon Williams punted for 29 yards. Jesse Della Valle made a faircatch.
Penn State Nittany Lions at 4:11
1-10-PSU21(3:57) Michael Zordich rushed for 4 yards.
2-6-PSU25(3:44) Matt McGloin passed to Allen Robinson for 13 yards.
1-10-PSU38(3:28) Matt McGloin passed to Michael Zordich for 12 yards.
1-10-50(3:13) Matt McGloin passed to Allen Robinson for 10 yards.
1-10-NWEST40(2:53) Matt McGloin passed to Kyle Carter for 6 yards.
2-4-NWEST34(2:28) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Kyle Carter.
3-4-NWEST34(2:25) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Brandon Moseby-Felder.
4-4-NWEST34(2:20) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Michael Zordich.
Northwestern Wildcats at 2:20
1-10-NWEST34(2:15) Trevor Siemian passed incomplete to Tony Jones.
2-10-NWEST34(2:08) Trevor Siemian passed to Christian Jones for 4 yards.
3-6-NWEST38(1:49) PSU was penalized 15 yards.
1-10-PSU47(1:41) Trevor Siemian passed to Mike Trumpy for 16 yards.
1-10-PSU31(1:21) Trevor Siemian passed to Mike Trumpy for 7 yards.
2-3-PSU24(0:55) Trevor Siemian passed to Demetrius Fields for 13 yards.
1-10-PSU11(0:40) Trevor Siemian passed incomplete to Demetrius Fields.
2-10-PSU11(0:35) Trevor Siemian passed incomplete to Kain Colter.
3-10-PSU11(0:30) Touchdown. Trevor Siemian passed to Tony Jones for 11 yards.
(0:30) Jeff Budzien made the extra point.
NWEST 14   PSU 10,   Plays: 8   Yards: 51   Possession: 01:50.
 
Northwestern Wildcats at 0:30
1-1-NWEST35(0:24) Steve Flaherty kicked the ball for 46 yards. Alex Kenney returned the kick for 11 yards.
Penn State Nittany Lions at 0:24
1-10-PSU30(0:17) Matt McGloin lost 1 yard.
2-11-PSU35(15:00) Sam Ficken kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Third Quarter
Northwestern Wildcats at 15:00
1-10-NWEST25(14:55) Venric Mark rushed for 11 yards.
1-10-NWEST36(14:40) Trevor Siemian lost 5 yards. Jordan Hill sacked Trevor Siemian.
2-15-NWEST31(13:56) Venric Mark rushed for 5 yards.
3-10-NWEST36(13:11) Trevor Siemian passed to Tony Jones for 7 yards.
4-3-NWEST43(12:40) Brandon Williams punted for 37 yards.
Penn State Nittany Lions at 12:40
1-10-PSU20(12:36) Matt McGloin passed incomplete.
2-10-PSU20(12:28) Zach Zwinak rushed for 9 yards.
3-1-PSU29(11:52) Zach Zwinak rushed for 3 yards.
1-10-PSU32(11:19) Matt McGloin passed to Zach Zwinak for 6 yards.
2-4-PSU38(10:47) Zach Zwinak rushed for 4 yards.
1-10-PSU42(10:20) Zach Zwinak rushed for 15 yards.
1-10-NWEST43(9:52) Zach Zwinak rushed for 4 yards.
2-6-NWEST39(9:15) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Brandon Moseby-Felder.
3-6-NWEST39(9:08) Matt McGloin passed to Kyle Carter for 14 yards.
1-10-NWEST25(8:41) Zach Zwinak rushed for 2 yards.
2-8-NWEST23(8:07) NWEST was penalized 15 yards.
1-0-NWEST8(8:01) Michael Zordich rushed for no gain.
2-0-NWEST8(7:17) Touchdown. Matt McGloin passed to Allen Robinson for 8 yards.
(7:17) Sam Ficken made the extra point.
NWEST 14   PSU 17,   Plays: 12   Yards: 65   Possession: 05:23.
 
Penn State Nittany Lions at 7:17
1-1-PSU35(7:12) Sam Ficken kicked the ball for 57 yards. Tim Hanrahan returned the kick for 21 yards.
Northwestern Wildcats at 7:12
1-10-NWEST29(7:01) Trevor Siemian passed to Tony Jones for 3 yards.
2-7-NWEST32(6:44) Venric Mark rushed for 14 yards.
1-10-NWEST46(6:30) Trevor Siemian passed to Demetrius Fields for 3 yards.
2-7-NWEST49(6:10) Trevor Siemian passed to Kain Colter for 11 yards.
1-10-PSU40(5:56) Trevor Siemian passed incomplete to Christian Jones.
2-10-PSU40(5:51) Venric Mark rushed for 11 yards.
1-10-PSU29(5:30) Venric Mark rushed for 4 yards.
2-6-PSU25(5:03) Venric Mark rushed for 7 yards.
1-10-PSU18(4:30) Trevor Siemian passed to Kain Colter for 4 yards.
2-6-PSU14(4:03) NWEST was penalized 10 yards.
2-16-PSU24(3:48) Trevor Siemian rushed for 14 yards.
3-2-PSU10(3:12) Touchdown. Kain Colter rushed for 10 yards.
(3:12) Jeff Budzien made the extra point.
NWEST 21   PSU 17,   Plays: 11   Yards: 61   Possession: 04:00.
 
Northwestern Wildcats at 3:12
1-1-NWEST35(3:06) Steve Flaherty kicked the ball for 62 yards. Adrian Amos returned the kick for 20 yards.
Penn State Nittany Lions at 3:06
1-10-PSU23(2:55) Matt McGloin passed to Michael Zordich for 11 yards.
1-10-PSU34(2:39) Michael Zordich rushed for 1 yard.
2-9-PSU35(2:03) Matt McGloin lost 15 yards. Sean McEvilly sacked Matt McGloin.
3-24-PSU20(1:38) Matt McGloin passed to Michael Zordich for 1 yard.
4-23-PSU21(0:50) Alex Butterworth punted for 54 yards. Touchdown. Venric Mark returned a punt for 75 yards.
Northwestern Wildcats at 0:50
(0:50) Jeff Budzien made the extra point.
NWEST 28   PSU 17,   Plays: 1   Yards: 75   Possession: 0:00.
 
Northwestern Wildcats at 0:50
1-1-NWEST35(0:44) Steve Flaherty kicked the ball for 65 yards. Alex Kenney returned the kick for 18 yards.
Penn State Nittany Lions at 0:44
1-10-PSU18(0:41) Zach Zwinak rushed for 1 yard.
2-9-PSU19(0:03) Matt McGloin passed to Zach Zwinak for 7 yards.
3-2-PSU26(14:54) Zach Zwinak rushed for 6 yards.
Fourth Quarter
Penn State Nittany Lions continued...
1-10-PSU32(14:37) Zach Zwinak rushed for no gain.
2-10-PSU32(14:13) Matt McGloin passed to Zach Zwinak for 7 yards.
3-3-PSU39(13:53) Matt McGloin passed to Matt Lehman for 5 yards.
1-10-PSU44(13:35) Zach Zwinak rushed for 3 yards.
2-7-PSU47(13:08) Matt McGloin passed to Allen Robinson for 4 yards.
3-3-NWEST49(12:44) Matt McGloin passed to Allen Robinson for 9 yards.
1-10-NWEST40(12:32) Zach Zwinak rushed for 7 yards.
2-3-NWEST33(12:11) Zach Zwinak rushed for 1 yard.
3-2-NWEST32(11:53) Matt McGloin rushed for 2 yards.
1-10-NWEST30(11:39) Zach Zwinak rushed for 2 yards.
2-8-NWEST28(11:18) Matt McGloin passed to Zach Zwinak for 16 yards.
1-10-NWEST12(11:08) Michael Zordich lost 1 yard.
2-11-NWEST13(10:38) Matt McGloin passed to Michael Zordich for 7 yards.
3-4-NWEST6(9:54) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Matt Lehman.
4-4-NWEST6(9:49) Touchdown. Matt McGloin passed to Allen Robinson for 6 yards.
1-0-NWEST3(9:49) Michael Zordich rushed for 3 yards.
NWEST 28   PSU 25,   Plays: 19   Yards: 82   Possession: 05:55.
 
Penn State Nittany Lions at 9:49
2-0-PSU35(9:43) Sam Ficken kicked the ball for 65 yards. Venric Mark returned the kick for 18 yards.
Northwestern Wildcats at 9:43
1-10-NWEST18(9:38) Mike Trumpy rushed for 2 yards.
2-8-NWEST20(9:06) Mike Trumpy rushed for 2 yards.
3-6-NWEST22(8:29) Trevor Siemian passed incomplete to Rashad Lawrence.
4-6-NWEST22(8:15) Brandon Williams punted for 64 yards.
Penn State Nittany Lions at 8:15
1-10-PSU15(8:10) Zach Zwinak rushed for 6 yards.
2-4-PSU21(7:45) Matt McGloin passed to Brandon Moseby-Felder for 3 yards.
3-1-PSU24(7:19) Matt McGloin rushed for 2 yards.
1-10-PSU26(7:01) Matt McGloin passed to Allen Robinson for 18 yards.
1-10-PSU44(6:44) Zach Zwinak rushed for 3 yards.
2-7-PSU47(6:22) Matt McGloin passed to Kyle Carter for 5 yards.
3-2-NWEST48(5:54) Matt McGloin passed to Allen Robinson for 5 yards.
1-10-NWEST43(5:40) Zach Zwinak rushed for 16 yards.
1-10-NWEST27(5:17) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Allen Robinson.
2-10-NWEST27(5:12) Matt McGloin passed to Matt Lehman for 5 yards.
3-5-NWEST22(4:50) Matt McGloin rushed for 3 yards.
4-2-NWEST19(4:20) Matt McGloin passed to Brandon Moseby-Felder for 13 yards.
1-0-NWEST6(4:06) Zach Zwinak rushed for 2 yards.
2-0-NWEST4(3:19) Matt McGloin lost 1 yard. Sean McEvilly sacked Matt McGloin. Matt McGloin recovered a fumble from Matt McGloin and returned it for 0 yards.
3-0-NWEST5(2:37) Touchdown. Matt McGloin rushed for 5 yards.
(2:37) Sam Ficken made the extra point.
NWEST 28   PSU 32,   Plays: 16   Yards: 85   Possession: 05:38.
 
Penn State Nittany Lions at 2:37
1-1-PSU35(2:37) Sam Ficken kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Northwestern Wildcats at 2:37
1-10-NWEST25(2:32) Trevor Siemian passed incomplete.
2-10-NWEST25(2:28) Trevor Siemian passed incomplete to Tony Jones.
3-10-NWEST25(2:21) Trevor Siemian rushed for 3 yards.
4-7-NWEST28(1:48) Trevor Siemian passed incomplete.
Penn State Nittany Lions at 1:48
1-10-NWEST28(1:43) Michael Zordich rushed for no gain.
2-10-NWEST28(1:36) Michael Zordich rushed for 25 yards.
1-0-NWEST3(1:30) Touchdown. Michael Zordich rushed for 3 yards.
(1:30) Sam Ficken made the extra point.
NWEST 28   PSU 39,   Plays: 3   Yards: 28   Possession: 00:18.
 
Penn State Nittany Lions at 1:30
1-1-PSU35(1:27) Sam Ficken kicked the ball for 43 yards. Tim Hanrahan returned the kick for 1 yard.
Northwestern Wildcats at 1:27
1-10-NWEST23(1:12) Trevor Siemian passed to Rashad Lawrence for 8 yards.
2-2-NWEST31(1:05) Trevor Siemian passed incomplete.
3-2-NWEST31(1:00) Trevor Siemian passed to Kain Colter for 2 yards.
1-10-NWEST33(0:49) Trevor Siemian passed to Kyle Prater for 2 yards.
2-8-NWEST35(0:38) Trevor Siemian passed to Tony Jones for 4 yards. Da'Quan Davis recovered a fumble from Tony Jones and returned it for 0 yards.
Penn State Nittany Lions at 0:38
1-10-NWEST41(0:05) Matt McGloin lost 1 yard.