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Illinois 35, Minnesota 32

Nov. 7, 2009

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Illinois vs Minnesota Gophers (Nov 07, 2009)

Illinois vs Minnesota Gophers (Nov 07, 2009)


 

Scoring Summary

 

Scoring Summary (Final)
2009 Illinois Football
Illinois vs Minnesota Gophers (Nov 07, 2009 at Minneapolis, Minn.)

Illinois (3-6,2-5) vs. Minnesota Gophers (5-5,3-4)

Date: Nov 07, 2009 • Site: Minneapolis, Minn.  • Stadium: TCF Bank Stadium  •  Attendance: 50805

Score by Quarters  Score 
Illinois   14  14  0  7  35 
Minnesota Gophers   0  7  3  22  32 

SCORING SUMMARY   ILL -MINN  
1st  09:41  ILL   Cumberland, Jeff 22 yd pass from Williams, Juice (Eller, Matt kick) 
         10 plays, 80 yards, TOP 5:19  7 - 0 
  00:56  ILL   Hawthorne, Terry 44 yd interception return (Eller, Matt kick) 
           14 - 0 
2nd  07:45  MINN   Whaley, Kevin 5 yd run (Ellestad, Eric kick) 
         9 plays, 63 yards, TOP 4:10  14 - 7 
  03:51  ILL   Green, Justin 2 yd run (Eller, Matt kick) 
         4 plays, 44 yards, TOP 1:29  21 - 7 
  00:01  ILL   Ford, Jason 1 yd run (Eller, Matt kick) 
         9 plays, 39 yards, TOP 2:12  28 - 7 
3rd  08:57  MINN   Ellestad, Eric 26 yd field goal 
         12 plays, 73 yards, TOP 6:03  28 - 10 
4th  13:49  MINN   Hoese, Jon 10 yd pass from Weber, Adam (Ellestad, Eric kick) 
         11 plays, 72 yards, TOP 5:01  28 - 17 
  09:13  MINN   Hoese, Jon 3 yd run (McKnight, D pass from Weber, Adam) 
         9 plays, 70 yards, TOP 3:36  28 - 25 
  05:10  ILL   Benn, Arrelious 4 yd pass from Charest, Jacob (Eller, Matt kick) 
         8 plays, 60 yards, TOP 4:03  35 - 25 
  03:05  MINN   Kuznia, Ben 3 yd blocked punt return (Ellestad, Eric kick) 
           35 - 32 

Kickoff time: 11:01 AM • End of Game: 2:15  • Total elapsed time: 3:14
Referee: Bill LeMonnier  •  Umpire: Rick Nelson  •  Linesman: Michael Dolce  •  Line judge: Julius Livas  •  Back judge: Kevin Schwarzel •  Field judge: Gerald Hocker  • 

Side judge: Todd Ransom  •  Scorer: Kevin Coughlin  • 
Temperature: 56  • Wind: 7-10 W  • Weather: Sunny

 

Team Statistics

 

Team Statistics (Final)
2009 Illinois Football
Illinois vs Minnesota Gophers (Nov 07, 2009 at Minneapolis, Minn.)

 Team Totals  ILL  MINN 
FIRST DOWNS  16  21 
   Rushing 
   Passing  10 
   Penalty 
NET YARDS RUSHING  113  50 
   Rushing Attempts  42  36 
   Average Per Rush  2.7  1.4 
   Rushing Touchdowns 
   Yards Gained Rushing  135  117 
   Yards Lost Rushing  22  67 
NET YARDS PASSING  238  221 
   Completions-Attempts-Int  15-25-0  14-31-1 
   Average Per Attempt  9.5  7.1 
   Average Per Completion  15.9  15.8 
   Passing Touchdowns 
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS  351  271 
   Total offense plays  67  67 
   Average Gain Per Play  5.2  4.0 
Fumbles: Number-Lost  2-1  2-1 
Penalties: Number-Yards  8-80  3-22 
PUNTS-YARDS  5-163  5-221 
   Average Yards Per Punt  32.6  44.2 
   Net Yards Per Punt  25.2  39.6 
   Inside 20 
   50+ Yards 
   Touchbacks 
   Fair catch 
KICKOFFS-YARDS  6-399  6-312 
   Average Yards Per Kickoff  66.5  52.0 
   Net Yards Per Kickoff  43.7  41.8 
   Touchbacks 
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD  1-3-0  2-37-1 
   Average Per Return  3.0  18.5 
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD  2-41-0  6-137-0 
   Average Per Return  20.5  22.8 
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD  1-44-1  0-0-0 
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD  0-0-0  1-3-0 
Miscellaneous Yards 
Possession Time  30:02  29:58 
   1st Quarter  9:37  5:23 
   2nd Quarter  6:10  8:50 
   3rd Quarter  5:07  9:53 
   4th Quarter  9:08  5:52 
Third-Down Conversions  9 of 17  8 of 15 
Fourth-Down Conversions  1 of 1  1 of 1 
Red-Zone Scores-Chances  3-4  4-4 
Sacks By: Number-Yards  7-50  1-6 
PAT Kicks  5-5  3-3 
Field Goals  0-1  1-1 

 

Individual Statistics

 

Individual Statistics (Final)
2009 Illinois Football
Illinois vs Minnesota Gophers (Nov 07, 2009 at Minneapolis, Minn.)

Illinois
  
Minnesota Gophers

RUSHING  No.  Gain  Loss  Net  TD  Lg  Avg. 
Ford, Jason   20  87  82  18  4.1 
Leshoure, Mikel  10  25  25  2.5 
Williams, Juice  19  10  14  1.4 
Dufrene, Daniel  2.0 
Green, Justin   2.0 
Benn, Arrelious  0.0 
TEAM   -8  -4.0 
Totals...  42  135  22  113  18  2.7 
  

RUSHING  No.  Gain  Loss  Net  TD  Lg  Avg. 
Whaley, Kevin   41  41  14  5.1 
Eskridge, D   39  39  10  4.3 
Hoese, Jon   17  17  3.4 
Bennett, Duane   15  15  3.8 
Gray, MarQueis   1.0 
Weber, Adam   64  -64  -8.0 
Totals...  36  117  67  50  14  1.4 
  
 

PASSING  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds  TD  Long  Sack 
Charest, Jacob  10-19-0  185  42 
Williams, Juice  5-5-0  53  22 
McGee, Eddie   0-1-0 
Totals...  15-25-0  238  42 
  

PASSING  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds  TD  Long  Sack 
Weber, Adam   14-31-1  221  26 
Totals...  14-31-1  221  26 
  
  
 

RECEIVING  No.  Yds  TD  Lg 
Benn, Arrelious  41  31 
Ramsey, Jack   39  17 
Duvalt, Chris   47  24 
Cumberland, Jeff  45  23 
McGee, Eddie   42  42 
Ford, Jason   14  14 
Leshoure, Mikel 
Fayson, Jarred  
James, Chris   -2 
Totals...  15  238  42 
  

RECEIVING  No.  Yds  TD  Lg 
Green, Brandon   64  21 
Tow-Arnett, Ni   63  24 
Hoese, Jon   49  26 
Allen, Bryant   15  15 
McKnight, D   13  13 
Bennett, Duane  
Eskridge, D  
Totals...  14  221  26 
  
  
 

PUNTING  No.  Yds  Avg  Long  In20  TB 
Santella, Anthony  163  40.8  43 
TEAM   0.0 
Totals...  163  32.6  43 
  

PUNTING  No.  Yds  Avg  Long  In20  TB 
Haudan, Blake   221  44.2  57 
Totals...  221  44.2  57 
  
 

   Punts  Kickoffs  Intercept 
ALL RETURNS  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg 
Ramsey, Jack  
Hawthorne, Terry  44  44 
Pollard, Troy   41  29 
Totals...  41  29  44  44 
  
  
  

   Punts  Kickoffs  Intercept 
ALL RETURNS  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg 
Allen, Bryant  
Stoudermire, T   120  33 
Kuznia, Ben  
Thomas, Jay   17  17 
Cooper, Keanon   29 
Totals...  37  137  33 
 

ALL PURPOSE  Rush  Rcv  KR  PR  IR  Total 
Ford, Jason   82  14  96 
Duvalt, Chris   47  47 
Cumberland, Jeff  45  45 
Hawthorne, Terry  44  44 
Ramsey, Jack   39  42 
McGee, Eddie   42  42 
Pollard, Troy   41  41 
Benn, Arrelious  41  41 
Leshoure, Mikel  25  34 
Williams, Juice  10  10 
Fayson, Jarred  
Green, Justin  
Dufrene, Daniel 
James, Chris   -2  -2 
TEAM   -8  -8 
Totals...  113  238  41  44  439 
  

ALL PURPOSE  Rush  Rcv  KR  PR  IR  Total 
Stoudermire, T   120  120 
Hoese, Jon   17  49  66 
Green, Brandon   64  64 
Tow-Arnett, Ni   63  63 
Eskridge, D   39  47 
Whaley, Kevin   41  41 
Cooper, Keanon   29  29 
Bennett, Duane   15  24 
Allen, Bryant   15  20 
Thomas, Jay   17  17 
McKnight, D   13  13 
Kuznia, Ben  
Gray, MarQueis  
Weber, Adam   -64  -64 
Totals...  50  221  137  37  445 
  
 

FIELD GOAL ATTEMPTS 
Eller, Matt  3rd  03:50  45 yards  Missed 
  

FIELD GOAL ATTEMPTS 
Ellestad, Eric  3rd  08:57  26 yards  Good 
 

KICKOFFS  No.  Yds  TB  OB  Avg. 
Dimke, Derek   399  66.5 
  

KICKOFFS  No.  Yds  TB  OB  Avg. 
Ellestad, Eric   312  52.0 
 
FUMBLES: Illinois-Williams, Juice 1-1; TEAM 1-0. Minnesota Gophers-Gray, MarQueis 1-1; Weber, Adam 1-0.

 

Drive Chart

 

Drive Chart (Final)
2009 Illinois Football


Illinois vs Minnesota Gophers (Nov 07, 2009 at Minneapolis, Minn.)

   Drive Started  Drive Ended  Consumed    
Team  Qtr  Spot  Time  Obtained  Spot  Time     How Lost  Pl-Yds  TOP  RZ 
ILL   1st  I20  15:00  Kickoff  M00  09:41  TOUCHDOWN  10-80  5:19    
ILL   1st  I19  08:23  Punt  I22  04:32     Punt  6-3  3:51    
ILL   1st  M33  04:17  Fumble  M18  03:50     Fumble  2-15  0:27    
ILL   1st  M00  00:56  Interception  M00  00:56  TOUCHDOWN  0-0  0:00    
ILL   2nd  I20  13:32  Punt  I20  11:55     Punt  3-0  1:37    
ILL   2nd  I40  07:45  Kickoff  I42  06:53     Punt  3-2  0:52    
ILL   2nd  M44  05:20  Punt  M00  03:51  TOUCHDOWN  4-44  1:29    
ILL   2nd  M39  02:13  Punt  M00  00:01  TOUCHDOWN  9-39  2:12    
ILL   3rd  I22  08:57  Kickoff  M28  03:50     Missed FG  12-50  5:07    
ILL   4th  I29  13:49  Kickoff  I35  12:49     Punt  3-6  1:00    
ILL   4th  I40  09:13  Kickoff  M00  05:10  TOUCHDOWN  8-60  4:03    
ILL   4th  I23  04:05  Punt  I32  03:05     Punt  3-9  1:00    
ILL   4th  M40  03:05  Kickoff  M25  00:00     End of half  5-15  3:05    
  
MINN   1st  M26  09:41  Kickoff  M28  08:23     Punt  3-2  1:18    
MINN   1st  M36  04:32  Punt  M33  04:17     Fumble  2--3  0:15    
MINN   1st  M21  03:50  Fumble  M42  00:56     Interception  7-21  2:54    
MINN   1st  M17  00:56  Kickoff  I44  13:32     Punt  6-39  2:24    
MINN   2nd  M37  11:55  Punt  I00  07:45  TOUCHDOWN  9-63  4:10    
MINN   2nd  M20  06:53  Punt  M02  05:20     Punt  3--18  1:33    
MINN   2nd  M20  03:51  Kickoff  M17  02:13     Punt  3--3  1:38    
MINN   2nd  M47  00:01  Kickoff  M47  00:00     End of half  0-0  0:01    
MINN   3rd  M18  15:00  Kickoff  I09  08:57  FIELD GOAL  12-73  6:03    
MINN   3rd  M28  03:50  Missed FG  I00  13:49  TOUCHDOWN  11-72  5:01    
MINN   4th  M30  12:49  Punt  I00  09:13  TOUCHDOWN  9-70  3:36    
MINN   4th  M30  05:10  Kickoff  M20  04:05     Punt  3--10  1:05    
MINN   4th  I03  03:05  Punt  I03  03:05  TOUCHDOWN  0-0  0:00    

   1st  2nd  3rd  4th     1st  2nd       
Illinois   Qtr  Qtr  Qtr  Qtr     Half  Half     Total 
Time of possession   09:37   06:10   05:07   09:08      15:47   14:15      30:02  
3rd Down Conversions   2/4   3/5   2/3   2/5      5/9   4/8      9/17  
Average field position  I35   I44   I22   I38      I40   I34      I38  
4th Down Conversions   1/1   0/0   0/0   0/0      1/1   0/0      1/1  
  
   1st  2nd  3rd  4th     1st  2nd       
Minnesota Gophers   Qtr  Qtr  Qtr  Qtr     Half  Half     Total 
Time of possession   05:23   08:50   09:53   05:52      14:13   15:45      29:58  
3rd Down Conversions   2/3   3/6   2/3   1/3      5/9   3/6      8/15  
Average field position  M25   M31   M23   M30      M28   M26      M27  
4th Down Conversions   0/0   0/0   0/0   1/1      0/0   1/1      1/1  


Drive Chart (By Quarter)

   Drive Started  Drive Ended  Consumed    
Team  Qtr  Spot  Time  Obtained  Spot  Time     How Lost  Pl-Yds  TOP  RZ 
ILL   1st  I20  15:00  Kickoff  M00  09:41  TOUCHDOWN  10-80  5:19    
MINN   1st  M26  09:41  Kickoff  M28  08:23     Punt  3-2  1:18    
ILL   1st  I19  08:23  Punt  I22  04:32     Punt  6-3  3:51    
MINN   1st  M36  04:32  Punt  M33  04:17     Fumble  2--3  0:15    
ILL   1st  M33  04:17  Fumble  M18  03:50     Fumble  2-15  0:27    
MINN   1st  M21  03:50  Fumble  M42  00:56     Interception  7-21  2:54    
ILL   1st  M00  00:56  Interception  M00  00:56  TOUCHDOWN  0-0  0:00    
MINN   1st  M17  00:56  Kickoff  I44  13:32     Punt  6-39  2:24    
ILL   2nd  I20  13:32  Punt  I20  11:55     Punt  3-0  1:37    
  
MINN   2nd  M37  11:55  Punt  I00  07:45  TOUCHDOWN  9-63  4:10    
ILL   2nd  I40  07:45  Kickoff  I42  06:53     Punt  3-2  0:52    
MINN   2nd  M20  06:53  Punt  M02  05:20     Punt  3--18  1:33    
ILL   2nd  M44  05:20  Punt  M00  03:51  TOUCHDOWN  4-44  1:29    
MINN   2nd  M20  03:51  Kickoff  M17  02:13     Punt  3--3  1:38    
ILL   2nd  M39  02:13  Punt  M00  00:01  TOUCHDOWN  9-39  2:12    
MINN   2nd  M47  00:01  Kickoff  M47  00:00     End of half  0-0  0:01    
MINN   3rd  M18  15:00  Kickoff  I09  08:57  FIELD GOAL  12-73  6:03    
  
ILL   3rd  I22  08:57  Kickoff  M28  03:50     Missed FG  12-50  5:07    
MINN   3rd  M28  03:50  Missed FG  I00  13:49  TOUCHDOWN  11-72  5:01    
ILL   4th  I29  13:49  Kickoff  I35  12:49     Punt  3-6  1:00    
  
MINN   4th  M30  12:49  Punt  I00  09:13  TOUCHDOWN  9-70  3:36    
ILL   4th  I40  09:13  Kickoff  M00  05:10  TOUCHDOWN  8-60  4:03    
MINN   4th  M30  05:10  Kickoff  M20  04:05     Punt  3--10  1:05    
ILL   4th  I23  04:05  Punt  I32  03:05     Punt  3-9  1:00    
MINN   4th  I03  03:05  Punt  I03  03:05  TOUCHDOWN  0-0  0:00    
ILL   4th  M40  03:05  Kickoff  M25  00:00     End of half  5-15  3:05    

 

Defensive Statistics

 

Defensive Statistics (Final)
2009 Illinois Football
Illinois vs Minnesota Gophers (Nov 07, 2009 at Minneapolis, Minn.)

##  Illinois   Solo  Ast  Total  TFL/Yds  FF  FR-Yds  Int-Yds  BrUp  Blkd  Sack/Yds  QBH 
38  Thomas, Ian   10  .   .   .   .  
97  Nurse, Clay   4.0/28   .   .   4.0/28  
20  Edwards, Garrett  0.5/3   .   .   0.5/3  
18  Bussey, Nate   0.5/5   .   .   0.5/5  
12  Hawthorne, Terry  .   .   1-44  .  
4   Hardeman, Donsay  .   .   .   .  
93  Liuget, Corey   .   .   .   .  
92  Brent, Josh   2.5/13   1-0   .   1.5/10  
42  Gress, Aaron   .   .   .   .  
53  Jefferson, Dustin  .   .   .   .  
33  Ellington, Russell  .   .   .   .  
3   Wilson, Tavon   .   .   .   .  
51  Frierson, Evan   .   .   .   .  
27  Gully, Antonio   .   .   .   .  
28  Hicks, Dere   .   .   .   .  
90  James, Antonio   .   .   .   .  
30  Smith, Rahkeem   .   .   .   .  
1A  Aikens, Walter   .   .   .   .  
31  Bellamy, Travon  .   .   .   .  
85  Mercilus, Whitney  0.5/4   .   .   0.5/4  

##  Minnesota Gophers   Solo  Ast  Total  TFL/Yds  FF  FR-Yds  Int-Yds  BrUp  Blkd  Sack/Yds  QBH 
3   Royston, Kim   11  .   .   .   .  
32  Triplett, Nate   .   .   .   .  
55  McKinley, C   1.5/4   .   .   .  
27  Theret, Kyle   0.5/1   .   .   .  
21  Lawrence, S   2.0/8   .   .   1.0/6  
99  Brown, Garrett   .   .   .   .  
24  Sherels, Marcus  .   .   .   .  
30  Campbell, Lee   .   1-3   .   .  
15  Simmons, Traye   .   .   .   .  
68  Edwards, Jewhan  1.0/3   .   .   .  
31  Singletary, M   .   .   .   .  
89  Moen, Barrett   .   .   .   .  
35  Hoese, Jon   .   .   .   .  
4A  Cooper, Keanon   .   .   .   .  
51  Tinsley, Gary   .   .   .   .  
29  Salamon, Shady   .   .   .   .  
90  Henderson, R   .   .   .   .  
16  Kuznia, Ben   .   .   .   .  

 

Participation Report

 

Participation Report (Final)
2009 Illinois Football
Illinois vs Minnesota Gophers (Nov 07, 2009 at Minneapolis, Minn.)

Illinois  
Pos  ##  Offense 
WR   9   Benn, Arrelious 
LT   71  Allen, Jeff  
LG   66  Hunt, Randall  
C   62  Block, Eric  
RG   52  Asamoah, Jon  
RT   72  Thornton, H.  
WR   15  Duvalt, Chris  
QB   7   Williams, Juice 
RB   22  Dufrene, Daniel 
WR   19  Ramsey, Jack  
WR   82  Sykes, Fred  
  
Illinois  
Pos  ##  Defense 
DE   95  Pilcher, Doug  
DT   93  Liuget, Corey  
DT   92  Brent, Josh  
DE   97  Nurse, Clay  
LB   38  Thomas, Ian  
LB   18  Bussey, Nate  
LB   51  Frierson, Evan  
CB   3   Wilson, Tavon  
FS   4   Hardeman, D.  
SS   20  Edwards, G.  
CB   12  Hawthorne, T.  

  

Minnesota Gophers  
Pos  ##  Offense 
WR   83  McKnight, D  
WR   1   Green, Brandon  
TE   48  Tow-Arnett, Ni  
LT   76  Alford, Dom  
LG   6B  Bunders, Chris  
C   53  Burris, D.J.  
RG   73  Carufel, Matt  
RT   71  Wills, Jeff  
QB   8   Weber, Adam  
RB   23  Eskridge, D  
FB   35  Hoese, Jon  
  
Minnesota Gophers  
Pos  ##  Defense 
DE   89  Moen, Barrett  
DT   99  Brown, Garrett  
DT   98  Small, Eric  
DE   55  McKinley, C  
LB   21  Lawrence, S  
LB   30  Campbell, Lee  
LB   32  Triplett, Nate  
CB   15  Simmons, Traye  
FS   27  Theret, Kyle  
SS   3   Royston, Kim  
CB   24  Sherels, Marcus 

Illinois: 1E-Charest, J., 1A-Aikens, Walter, 5-Leshoure, Mikel, 6-James, Chris, 10-McGee, Eddie, 11-Fayson, Jarred, 13-Dimke, Derek, 17-Cumberland, J., 21-Ford, Jason, 26-Green, Justin, 27-Gully, Antonio, 28-Hicks, Dere, 29-Pollard, Troy, 30-Smith, Rahkeem, 31-Bellamy, Travon, 33-Ellington, R., 42-Gress, Aaron, 53-Jefferson, D., 56-Williams, Sirod, 83-Graham, Hubie, 84-Eller, Matt, 85-Mercilus, W., 87-Santella, A., 90-James, Antonio.

Minnesota Gophers: 3B-Haudan, Blake, 4A-Cooper, Keanon, 5-Gray, MarQueis, 6-Whaley, Kevin, 11-Stoudermire, T, 16-Kuznia, Ben, 17-Maresh, Sam, 20-Thomas, Jay, 22-Bennett, Duane, 29-Salamon, Shady, 31-Singletary, M, 33-Sharpe, Rex, 37-Ellestad, Eric, 51-Tinsley, Gary, 68-Edwards, Jewhan, 81-Allen, Bryant, 90-Henderson, R, 97-Jacobs, Anthony.

 

Box Score

 
Box Score (Final)
Illinois vs Minnesota Gophers (Nov 07, 2009 at Minneapolis, Minn.)

Score by Quarters     1  2  3  4   Score
-----------------    -- -- -- --   -----
Illinois............ 14 14  0  7  - 35       Record: (3-6,2-5)
Minnesota Gophers...  0  7  3 22  - 32       Record: (5-5,3-4)

Scoring Summary: 1st 09:41 ILL - Cumberland, Jeff 22 yd pass from Williams, Juice (Eller, Matt kick), 10-80 5:19, ILL 7 - MINN 0 00:56 ILL - Hawthorne, Terry 44 yd interception return (Eller, Matt kick), , ILL 14 - MINN 0 2nd 07:45 MINN - Whaley, Kevin 5 yd run (Ellestad, Eric kick), 9-63 4:10, ILL 14 - MINN 7 03:51 ILL - Green, Justin 2 yd run (Eller, Matt kick), 4-44 1:29, ILL 21 - MINN 7 00:01 ILL - Ford, Jason 1 yd run (Eller, Matt kick), 9-39 2:12, ILL 28 - MINN 7 3rd 08:57 MINN - Ellestad, Eric 26 yd field goal, 12-73 6:03, ILL 28 - MINN 10 4th 13:49 MINN - Hoese, Jon 10 yd pass from Weber, Adam (Ellestad, Eric kick), 11-72 5:01, ILL 28 - MINN 17 09:13 MINN - Hoese, Jon 3 yd run (McKnight, D pass from Weber, Adam), 9-70 3:36, ILL 28 - MINN 25 05:10 ILL - Benn, Arrelious 4 yd pass from Charest, Jacob (Eller, Matt kick), 8-60 4:03, ILL 35 - MINN 25 03:05 MINN - Kuznia, Ben 3 yd blocked punt return (Ellestad, Eric kick), , ILL 35 - MINN 32

ILL MINN FIRST DOWNS................... 16 21 RUSHES-YARDS (NET)............ 42-113 36-50 PASSING YDS (NET)............. 238 221 Passes Att-Comp-Int........... 25-15-0 31-14-1 TOTAL OFFENSE PLAYS-YARDS..... 67-351 67-271 Fumble Returns-Yards.......... 0-0 1-3 Punt Returns-Yards............ 1-3 2-37 Kickoff Returns-Yards......... 2-41 6-137 Interception Returns-Yards.... 1-44 0-0 Punts (Number-Avg)............ 5-32.6 5-44.2 Fumbles-Lost.................. 2-1 2-1 Penalties-Yards............... 8-80 3-22 Possession Time............... 30:02 29:58 Third-Down Conversions........ 9 of 17 8 of 15 Fourth-Down Conversions....... 1 of 1 1 of 1 Red-Zone Scores-Chances....... 3-4 4-4 Sacks By: Number-Yards........ 7-50 1-6

RUSHING: Illinois-Ford, Jason 20-82; LeShoure, Mikel 10-25; Williams, Juice 7-10; Dufrene, Daniel 1-2; Green, Justin 1-2; Benn, Arrelious 1-0; TEAM 2-minus 8. Minnesota Gophers-Whaley, Kevin 8-41; Eskridge, D 9-39; Hoese, Jon 5-17; Bennett, Duane 4-15; Gray, MarQueis 2-2; Weber, Adam 8-minus 64.

PASSING: Illinois-Charest, Jacob 10-19-0-185; Williams, Juice 5-5-0-53; McGee, Eddie 0-1-0-0. Minnesota Gophers-Weber, Adam 14-31-1-221.

RECEIVING: Illinois-Benn, Arrelious 3-41; Ramsey, Jack 3-39; Duvalt, Chris 2-47; Cumberland, Jeff 2-45; McGee, Eddie 1-42; Ford, Jason 1-14; LeShoure, Mikel 1-9; Fayson, Jarred 1-3; James, Chris 1-minus 2. Minnesota Gophers-Green, Brandon 4-64; Tow-Arnett, Ni 3-63; Hoese, Jon 3-49; Allen, Bryant 1-15; McKnight, D 1-13; Bennett, Duane 1-9; Eskridge, D 1-8.

INTERCEPTIONS: Illinois-Hawthorne, Terry 1-44. Minnesota Gophers-None.

FUMBLES: Illinois-Williams, Juice 1-1; TEAM 1-0. Minnesota Gophers-Weber, Adam 1-0; Gray, MarQueis 1-1.

Stadium: TCF Bank Stadium Attendance: 50805 Kickoff time: 11:01 AM End of Game: 2:15 Total elapsed time: 3:14 Officials: Referee: Bill LeMonnier; Umpire: Rick Nelson; Linesman: Michael Dolce; Line judge: Julius Livas; Back judge: Kevin Schwarzel; Field judge: Gerald Hocker; Side judge: Todd Ransom; Scorer: Kevin Coughlin; Temperature: 56 Wind: 7-10 W Weather: Sunny


Illinois vs Minnesota Gophers (Nov 07, 2009 at Minneapolis, Minn.)

SACKS (UA-A): Illinois-Nurse, Clay 3-2; Brent, Josh 1-1; Mercilus, Whitney 0-1; Edwards, Garrett 0-1; Bussey, Nate 0-1. Minnesota Gophers-Lawrence, S 1-0.

TACKLES (UA-A): Illinois-Thomas, Ian 5-5; Nurse, Clay 5-2; Edwards, Garrett 2-5; Bussey, Nate 5-1; Hawthorne, Terry 5-0; Brent, Josh 2-1; Liuget, Corey 2-1; Hardeman, Donsay 2-1; Jefferson, Dustin 2-0; Gress, Aaron 2-0; Frierson, Evan 1-1; Wilson, Tavon 1-1; Ellington, Russell 1-1; Bellamy, Travon 1-0; Smith, Rahkeem 1-0; Aikens, Walter 1-0; Hicks, Dere 1-0; Gully, Antonio 1-0; James, Antonio 1-0; Mercilus, Whitney 0-1. Minnesota Gophers-Royston, Kim 9-2; Triplett, Nate 2-6; McKinley, C 5-2; Theret, Kyle 5-2; Lawrence, S 5-0; Brown, Garrett 4-1; Sherels, Marcus 4-0; Campbell, Lee 3-1; Simmons, Traye 2-0; Edwards, Jewhan 1-1; Moen, Barrett 0-2; Singletary, M 0-2; Cooper, Keanon 1-0; Tinsley, Gary 1-0; Hoese, Jon 1-0; Henderson, R 0-1; Salamon, Shady 0-1; Kuznia, Ben 0-1.

Game Starters: Illinois

POS ## OFFENSE WR 9 Benn, Arrelious LT 71 Allen, Jeff LG 66 Hunt, Randall C 62 Block, Eric RG 52 Asamoah, Jon RT 72 Thornton, H. WR 15 Duvalt, Chris QB 7 Williams, Juice RB 22 Dufrene, Daniel WR 19 Ramsey, Jack WR 82 Sykes, Fred

POS ## DEFENSE DE 95 Pilcher, Doug DT 93 Liuget, Corey DT 92 Brent, Josh DE 97 Nurse, Clay LB 38 Thomas, Ian LB 18 Bussey, Nate LB 51 Frierson, Evan CB 3 Wilson, Tavon FS 4 Hardeman, D. SS 20 Edwards, G. CB 12 Hawthorne, T.

Minnesota Gophers

POS ## OFFENSE WR 83 McKnight, D WR 1 Green, Brandon TE 48 Tow-Arnett, Ni LT 76 Alford, Dom LG 6B Bunders, Chris C 53 Burris, D.J. RG 73 Carufel, Matt RT 71 Wills, Jeff QB 8 Weber, Adam RB 23 Eskridge, D FB 35 Hoese, Jon

POS ## DEFENSE DE 89 Moen, Barrett DT 99 Brown, Garrett DT 98 Small, Eric DE 55 McKinley, C LB 21 Lawrence, S LB 30 Campbell, Lee LB 32 Triplett, Nate CB 15 Simmons, Traye FS 27 Theret, Kyle SS 3 Royston, Kim CB 24 Sherels, Marcus

Player participation:

Illinois: 1E-Charest, J., 1A-Aikens, Walter, 5-Leshoure, Mikel, 6-James, Chris, 10-McGee, Eddie, 11-Fayson, Jarred, 13-Dimke, Derek, 17-Cumberland, J., 21-Ford, Jason, 26-Green, Justin, 27-Gully, Antonio, 28-Hicks, Dere, 29-Pollard, Troy, 30-Smith, Rahkeem, 31-Bellamy, Travon, 33-Ellington, R., 42-Gress, Aaron, 53-Jefferson, D., 56-Williams, Sirod, 83-Graham, Hubie, 84-Eller, Matt, 85-Mercilus, W., 87-Santella, A., 90-James, Antonio.

Minnesota Gophers: 3B-Haudan, Blake, 4A-Cooper, Keanon, 5-Gray, MarQueis, 6-Whaley, Kevin, 11-Stoudermire, T, 16-Kuznia, Ben, 17-Maresh, Sam, 20-Thomas, Jay, 22-Bennett, Duane, 29-Salamon, Shady, 31-Singletary, M, 33-Sharpe, Rex, 37-Ellestad, Eric, 51-Tinsley, Gary, 68-Edwards, Jewhan, 81-Allen, Bryant, 90-Henderson, R, 97-Jacobs, Anthony.

 

Play-by-Play Summary

 

Play-by-Play Summary
2009 Illinois Football
Illinois vs Minnesota Gophers (Nov 07, 2009 at Minneapolis, Minn.)

1st Quarter

Ill 1-10at Ill30Clock 15:00.
MN wins toss, elects to defer to second half. IL will receive East G.
Ill 1-10at Ill30MINN ball on MINN30.
Ellestad, Eric kickoff 70 yards to the ILL0, touchback.
Ill 1-10at Ill20Ford, Jason rush for 18 yards to the ILL38, 1ST DOWN ILL (Sherels, Marcus).
Ill 1-10at Ill38Ford, Jason rush for loss of 2 yards to the ILL36 (Theret, Kyle;McKinley, C).
Ill 2-12at Ill36Williams, Juice rush for 1 yard to the ILL37 (Lawrence, S).
Ill 3-11at Ill37Williams, Juice pass complete to Ramsey, Jack for 13 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN ILL (Theret, Kyle).
Ill 1-10at Ill50Williams, Juice pass complete to Benn, Arrelious for 6 yards to the MINN44 (Royston, Kim).
Ill 2-4at Minn44Williams, Juice pass complete to Fayson, Jarred for 3 yards to the MINN41 (Triplett, Nate).
Ill 3-1at Minn41Williams, Juice rush for no gain to the MINN41 (Triplett, Nate;Moen, Barrett).
Ill 4-1at Minn41Ford, Jason rush for 10 yards to the MINN31, 1ST DOWN ILL (Royston, Kim).
Ill 1-10at Minn31Williams, Juice pass complete to Ramsey, Jack for 9 yards to the MINN22 (Simmons, Traye).
Ill 2-1at Minn22Williams, Juice pass complete to Cumberland, J. for 22 yards to the MINN0, 1ST DOWN ILL, TOUCHDOWN, clock 09:41.
Eller, Matt kick attempt good.
Illinois 7, Minnesota Gophers 0
Drive: 10 plays, 80 yards, TOP 05:19
Dimke, Derek kickoff 64 yards to the MINN6, Stoudermire, T return 20 yards to the MINN26 (Gully, Antonio).
Minn 1-10at Minn26MINNESOTA GOPHERS drive start at 09:41.
Minn 1-10at Minn26Weber, Adam sacked for loss of 6 yards to the MINN20 (Brent, Josh).
Minn 2-16at Minn20Weber, Adam pass incomplete to McKnight, D.
Minn 3-16at Minn20Weber, Adam pass complete to Green, Brandon for 8 yards to the MINN28 (Hawthorne, T.), PENALTY MINN holding declined.
Minn 4-8at Minn28Haudan, Blake punt 53 yards to the ILL19, fair catch by Ramsey, Jack.
Drive: 3 plays, 2 yards, TOP 01:18
Ill 1-10at Ill19ILLINOIS drive start at 08:23.
Ill 1-10at Ill19Williams, Juice rush for 3 yards to the ILL22 (Theret, Kyle).
Ill 2-7at Ill22LeShoure, Mikel rush for 6 yards to the ILL28 (Royston, Kim).
Ill 3-1at Ill28LeShoure, Mikel rush for 3 yards to the ILL31, 1ST DOWN ILL (McKinley, C).
Ill 1-10at Ill31Williams, Juice rush for loss of 3 yards to the ILL28 (McKinley, C).
Ill 2-13at Ill28LeShoure, Mikel rush for no gain to the ILL28 (McKinley, C;Brown, Garrett).
Ill 3-13at Ill28Williams, Juice sacked for loss of 6 yards to the ILL22 (Lawrence, S).
Ill 4-19at Ill22Santella, A. punt 42 yards to the MINN36, fair catch by Allen, Bryant.
Drive: 6 plays, 3 yards, TOP 03:51
Minn 1-10at Minn36MINNESOTA GOPHERS drive start at 04:32.
Minn 1-10at Minn36Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Whaley, Kevin.
Minn 2-10at Minn36Gray, MarQueis rush for loss of 3 yards to the MINN33, fumble forced by Brent, Josh, fumble by Gray, MarQueis recovered by ILL Brent, Josh at MINN33.
Drive: 2 plays, minus 3 yards, TOP 00:15
Ill 1-10at Minn33ILLINOIS drive start at 04:17.
Ill 1-10at Minn33Timeout Illinois, clock 04:17.
Ill 1-10at Minn33Williams, Juice rush for 14 yards to the MINN19, 1ST DOWN ILL (Campbell, Lee).
Ill 1-10at Minn19Williams, Juice rush for 1 yard to the MINN18, fumble forced by McKinley, C, fumble by Williams, Juice recovered by MINN Campbell, Lee at MINN18, Campbell, Lee for 3 yards to the MINN21.
Drive: 2 plays, 15 yards, TOP 00:27
Minn 1-10at Minn21MINNESOTA GOPHERS drive start at 03:50, MINN ball on MINN21.
Minn 1-10at Minn21Whaley, Kevin rush for 3 yards to the MINN24 (Liuget, Corey).
Minn 2-7at Minn24Eskridge, D rush for 6 yards to the MINN30 (Nurse, Clay).
Minn 3-1at Minn30Hoese, Jon rush for 1 yard to the MINN31, 1ST DOWN MINN (Frierson, Evan).
Minn 1-10at Minn31Weber, Adam pass incomplete to McKnight, D (Edwards, G.).
Minn 2-10at Minn31Weber, Adam pass complete to Bennett, Duane for 9 yards to the MINN40 (Edwards, G.;Thomas, Ian).
Minn 3-1at Minn40Eskridge, D rush for 2 yards to the MINN42, 1ST DOWN MINN (Thomas, Ian).
Minn 1-10at Minn42Weber, Adam pass intercepted by Hawthorne, T. at the MINN44, Hawthorne, T. return 44 yards to the MINN0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:56.
Drive: 7 plays, 21 yards, TOP 02:54
Eller, Matt kick attempt good.
Illinois 14, Minnesota Gophers 0
Dimke, Derek kickoff 70 yards to the MINN0, Thomas, Jay return 17 yards to the MINN17 (Bellamy, Travon).
Minn 1-10at Minn17MINNESOTA GOPHERS drive start at 00:56.
Minn 1-10at Minn17Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Allen, Bryant, PENALTY ILL pass interference (Bussey, Nate) 15 yards to the MINN32, 1ST DOWN MINN, NO PLAY.
Minn 1-10at Minn32Whaley, Kevin rush for no gain to the MINN32 (Bussey, Nate).
Minn 2-10at Minn32Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Stoudermire, T.
Drive: 2 plays, 15 yards, TOP 02:24
Illinois 14, Minnesota Gophers 0

2nd Quarter

Minn 3-10at Minn32Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
Minn 3-10at Minn32Weber, Adam pass complete to Tow-Arnett, Ni for 19 yards to the ILL49, 1ST DOWN MINN (Bussey, Nate).
Minn 1-10at Ill49Eskridge, D rush for 5 yards to the ILL44 (Thomas, Ian).
Minn 2-5at Ill44Weber, Adam pass incomplete to McKnight, D.
Minn 3-5at Ill44Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Green, Brandon.
Minn 4-5at Ill44Haudan, Blake punt 44 yards to the ILL0, touchback.
Drive: 6 plays, 39 yards, TOP 02:24
Ill 1-10at Ill20ILLINOIS drive start at 13:32.
Ill 1-10at Ill20LeShoure, Mikel rush for 4 yards to the ILL24 (Theret, Kyle).
Ill 2-6at Ill24LeShoure, Mikel rush for 1 yard to the ILL25 (Royston, Kim).
Ill 3-5at Ill25PENALTY ILL false start (Asamoah, Jon) 5 yards to the ILL20.
Ill 3-10at Ill20Charest, J. pass incomplete.
Ill 4-10at Ill20Santella, A. punt 43 yards to the MINN37, fair catch by Allen, Bryant.
Drive: 3 plays, 0 yards, TOP 01:37
Minn 1-10at Minn37MINNESOTA GOPHERS drive start at 11:55.
Minn 1-10at Minn37Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Stoudermire, T.
Minn 2-10at Minn37Eskridge, D rush for 4 yards to the MINN41 (Edwards, G.).
Minn 3-6at Minn41Weber, Adam pass complete to Green, Brandon for 18 yards to the ILL41, 1ST DOWN MINN (Hawthorne, T.).
Minn 1-10at Ill41Weber, Adam pass incomplete to McKnight, D.
Minn 2-10at Ill41Eskridge, D rush for 10 yards to the ILL31, 1ST DOWN MINN (Hawthorne, T.).
Minn 1-10at Ill31Gray, MarQueis rush for 5 yards to the ILL26 (Liuget, Corey).
Minn 2-5at Ill26Timeout Minnesota Gophers, clock 09:07.
Minn 2-5at Ill26Weber, Adam rush for loss of 4 yards to the ILL30, fumble by Weber, Adam recovered by MINN Weber, Adam at ILL40.
Minn 3-19at Ill40Weber, Adam pass complete to Tow-Arnett, Ni for 20 yards to the ILL20, 1ST DOWN MINN.
Minn 1-10at Ill20Weber, Adam pass incomplete to McKnight, D, PENALTY ILL pass interference (Hawthorne, T.) 15 yards to the ILL5, 1ST DOWN MINN, NO PLAY.
Minn 1-Gat Ill05Whaley, Kevin rush for 5 yards to the ILL0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 07:45.
Ellestad, Eric kick attempt good.
Illinois 14, Minnesota Gophers 7
Drive: 9 plays, 63 yards, TOP 04:10
Ellestad, Eric kickoff 45 yards to the ILL25, out-of-bounds, ILL ball on ILL40.
Ill 1-10at Ill40ILLINOIS drive start at 07:45.
Ill 1-10at Ill40Ford, Jason rush for 2 yards to the ILL42 (McKinley, C).
Ill 2-8at Ill42Charest, J. pass incomplete to Benn, Arrelious.
Ill 3-8at Ill42Charest, J. pass incomplete to Cumberland, J..
Ill 4-8at Ill42Santella, A. punt 43 yards to the MINN15, Allen, Bryant return 5 yards to the MINN20 (Jefferson, D.).
Drive: 3 plays, 2 yards, TOP 00:52
Minn 1-10at Minn20MINNESOTA GOPHERS drive start at 06:53.
Minn 1-10at Minn20Eskridge, D rush for 2 yards to the MINN22 (Liuget, Corey;James, Antonio), PENALTY MINN illegal block (McKnight, D) 10 yards to the MINN10, NO PLAY.
Minn 1-20at Minn10Weber, Adam sacked for loss of 8 yards to the MINN2 (Mercilus, W.;Brent, Josh).
Minn 2-28at Minn02Weber, Adam pass incomplete to McKnight, D.
Minn 3-28at Minn02Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Kuznia, Ben.
Minn 4-28at Minn02Haudan, Blake punt 45 yards to the MINN47, Ramsey, Jack return 3 yards to the MINN44 (Hoese, Jon).
Drive: 3 plays, minus 18 yards, TOP 01:33
Ill 1-10at Minn44ILLINOIS drive start at 05:20.
Ill 1-10at Minn44Charest, J. pass complete to Benn, Arrelious for 31 yards to the MINN13, 1ST DOWN ILL (Sherels, Marcus), PENALTY MINN personal foul (Royston, Kim) 7 yards to the MINN6.
Ill 1-3at Minn061st and 6.
Ill 1-Gat Minn06Ford, Jason rush for 2 yards to the MINN4 (Brown, Garrett).
Ill 2-Gat Minn04Ford, Jason rush for 2 yards to the MINN2 (Triplett, Nate;Moen, Barrett).
Ill 3-Gat Minn02Green, Justin rush for 2 yards to the MINN0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:51.
Eller, Matt kick attempt good.
Illinois 21, Minnesota Gophers 7
Drive: 4 plays, 44 yards, TOP 01:29
Dimke, Derek kickoff 70 yards to the MINN0, Stoudermire, T return 20 yards to the MINN20 (Gress, Aaron).
Minn 1-10at Minn20MINNESOTA GOPHERS drive start at 03:51.
Minn 1-10at Minn20Weber, Adam pass incomplete to McKnight, D.
Minn 2-10at Minn20Bennett, Duane rush for 1 yard to the MINN21 (Thomas, Ian).
Minn 3-9at Minn21Weber, Adam sacked for loss of 4 yards to the MINN17 (Nurse, Clay).
Minn 4-13at Minn17Haudan, Blake punt 22 yards to the MINN39, out-of-bounds.
Drive: 3 plays, minus 3 yards, TOP 01:38
Ill 1-10at Minn39ILLINOIS drive start at 02:13.
Ill 1-10at Minn39McGee, Eddie pass incomplete to Duvalt, Chris.
Ill 2-10at Minn39Dufrene, Daniel rush for 2 yards to the MINN37 (Royston, Kim).
Ill 3-8at Minn37Timeout Minnesota Gophers, clock 01:58.
Ill 3-8at Minn37PENALTY ILL false start (Thornton, H.) 5 yards to the MINN42.
Ill 3-13at Minn42Charest, J. pass complete to Duvalt, Chris for 23 yards to the MINN19, 1ST DOWN ILL (Sherels, Marcus).
Ill 1-10at Minn19PENALTY ILL personal foul (Duvalt, Chris) 15 yards to the MINN34.
Ill 1-25at Minn341st and 10.
Ill 1-10at Minn34Charest, J. pass complete to James, Chris for loss of 2 yards to the MINN36 (Lawrence, S).
Ill 2-12at Minn36Charest, J. pass incomplete to Cumberland, J. (Sherels, Marcus).
previous play reviewed. ruling on field stands.
Ill 3-12at Minn36PENALTY ILL false start (Allen, Jeff) 5 yards to the MINN41.
Ill 3-17at Minn41Charest, J. pass complete to Duvalt, Chris for 24 yards to the MINN17, 1ST DOWN ILL, out-of-bounds (Royston, Kim).
Ill 1-10at Minn17LeShoure, Mikel rush for 2 yards to the MINN15 (Triplett, Nate;Theret, Kyle).
Ill 2-8at Minn15Charest, J. pass complete to Ford, Jason for 14 yards to the MINN1, 1ST DOWN ILL (Campbell, Lee).
Ill 1-Gat Minn01Timeout Illinois, clock 00:07.
Ill 1-Gat Minn01Ford, Jason rush for 1 yard to the MINN0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:01.
previous play reviewed. Play stands as called.
Eller, Matt kick attempt good.
Illinois 28, Minnesota Gophers 7
Drive: 9 plays, 39 yards, TOP 02:12
Dimke, Derek kickoff 56 yards to the MINN14, Stoudermire, T return 33 yards to the MINN47 (Aikens, Walter).
Minn 1-10at Minn47MINNESOTA GOPHERS drive start at 00:01.
Minn 1-10at Minn47End of half, clock 00:00.
Illinois 28, Minnesota Gophers 7
3rd Quarter

Minn 1-10at Minn47Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, ILL ball on ILL30.
Dimke, Derek kickoff 70 yards to the MINN0, Stoudermire, T return 18 yards to the MINN18 (Gress, Aaron).
Minn 1-10at Minn18MINNESOTA GOPHERS drive start at 15:00.
Minn 1-10at Minn18Whaley, Kevin rush for 4 yards to the MINN22 (Bussey, Nate).
Minn 2-6at Minn22Weber, Adam pass complete to Hoese, Jon for 26 yards to the MINN48, 1ST DOWN MINN (Hawthorne, T.).
Minn 1-10at Minn48Eskridge, D rush for 9 yards to the ILL43 (Edwards, G.;Liuget, Corey).
Minn 2-1at Ill43Weber, Adam pass complete to Hoese, Jon for 13 yards to the ILL30, 1ST DOWN MINN (Hawthorne, T.).
Minn 1-10at Ill30Whaley, Kevin rush for 14 yards to the ILL16, 1ST DOWN MINN (Hardeman, D.).
Minn 1-10at Ill16Whaley, Kevin rush for 7 yards to the ILL9 (Edwards, G.;Thomas, Ian).
Minn 2-3at Ill09Eskridge, D rush for 2 yards to the ILL7 (Thomas, Ian;Wilson, Tavon).
Minn 3-1at Ill07Hoese, Jon rush for 6 yards to the ILL1, 1ST DOWN MINN (Edwards, G.;Thomas, Ian).
Minn 1-Gat Ill01Eskridge, D rush for no gain to the ILL1 (Frierson, Evan;Hardeman, D.).
Minn 2-Gat Ill01Weber, Adam sacked for loss of 8 yards to the ILL9 (Nurse, Clay).
Minn 3-Gat Ill09Weber, Adam pass incomplete to McKnight, D (Hawthorne, T.).
Minn 4-Gat Ill09Ellestad, Eric field goal attempt from 26 GOOD, clock 08:57.
Illinois 28, Minnesota Gophers 10
Drive: 12 plays, 73 yards, TOP 06:03
Ellestad, Eric kickoff 60 yards to the ILL10, Pollard, Troy return 12 yards to the ILL22 (Kuznia, Ben;Singletary, M).
Ill 1-10at Ill22ILLINOIS drive start at 08:57.
Ill 1-10at Ill22TEAM rush for loss of 5 yards to the ILL17, fumble by TEAM recovered by ILL Hawthorne, T. at ILL17.
Ill 2-15at Ill17Charest, J. pass complete to Cumberland, J. for 23 yards to the ILL40, 1ST DOWN ILL (Theret, Kyle).
Ill 1-10at Ill40Ford, Jason rush for 5 yards to the ILL45 (Royston, Kim).
Ill 2-5at Ill45Charest, J. pass incomplete.
Ill 3-5at Ill45Charest, J. pass complete to Ramsey, Jack for 17 yards to the MINN38, 1ST DOWN ILL (Triplett, Nate;Royston, Kim).
Ill 1-10at Minn38Charest, J. pass complete to LeShoure, Mikel for 9 yards to the MINN29 (Campbell, Lee).
Ill 2-1at Minn29LeShoure, Mikel rush for no gain to the MINN29 (McKinley, C).
Ill 3-1at Minn29LeShoure, Mikel rush for 2 yards to the MINN27, 1ST DOWN ILL (Henderson, R;Edwards, Jewhan).
Ill 1-10at Minn27Charest, J. pass incomplete to Cumberland, J. (Royston, Kim).
Ill 2-10at Minn27Ford, Jason rush for 4 yards to the MINN23 (Lawrence, S).
Ill 3-6at Minn23PENALTY ILL substitution infraction 5 yards to the MINN28.
Ill 3-11at Minn28Charest, J. pass incomplete to Cumberland, J..
Ill 4-11at Minn28Eller, Matt field goal attempt from 45 MISSED - wide right, spot at MINN28, clock 03:50.
Drive: 12 plays, 50 yards, TOP 05:07
Minn 1-10at Minn28MINNESOTA GOPHERS drive start at 03:50.
Minn 1-10at Minn28Timeout Minnesota Gophers, clock 03:50.
Minn 1-10at Minn28Weber, Adam pass complete to Eskridge, D for 8 yards to the MINN36 (Smith, Rahkeem).
Minn 2-2at Minn36Whaley, Kevin rush for 4 yards to the MINN40, 1ST DOWN MINN (James, Antonio).
Minn 1-10at Minn40Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Eskridge, D.
Minn 2-10at Minn40Eskridge, D rush for 1 yard to the MINN41 (Ellington, R.).
Minn 3-9at Minn41Weber, Adam pass complete to McKnight, D for 13 yards to the ILL46, 1ST DOWN MINN (Thomas, Ian), PENALTY ILL personal foul (Thomas, Ian) 15 yards to the ILL31, 1ST DOWN MINN.
Minn 1-10at Ill311st and 10.
Minn 1-10at Ill31Bennett, Duane rush for 7 yards to the ILL24 (Thomas, Ian;Ellington, R.).
Minn 2-3at Ill24Whaley, Kevin rush for 4 yards to the ILL20, 1ST DOWN MINN (Bussey, Nate).
Minn 1-10at Ill20Weber, Adam sacked for loss of 7 yards to the ILL27 (Nurse, Clay;Edwards, G.).
Drive: 8 plays, 45 yards, TOP 05:01
Illinois 28, Minnesota Gophers 10
4th Quarter


Minn 2-17at Ill27Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
Minn 2-17at Ill27Weber, Adam sacked for loss of 7 yards to the ILL34 (Nurse, Clay).
Minn 3-24at Ill34Weber, Adam pass complete to Tow-Arnett, Ni for 24 yards to the ILL10, 1ST DOWN MINN (Hardeman, D.).
Minn 1-Gat Ill10Weber, Adam pass complete to Hoese, Jon for 10 yards to the ILL0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 13:49.
Ellestad, Eric kick attempt good.
Illinois 28, Minnesota Gophers 17
Drive: 11 plays, 72 yards, TOP 05:01
Ellestad, Eric kickoff 70 yards to the ILL0, Pollard, Troy return 29 yards to the ILL29 (Salamon, Shady;Singletary, M).
Ill 1-10at Ill29ILLINOIS drive start at 13:49.
Ill 1-10at Ill29Charest, J. pass incomplete to Benn, Arrelious (Lawrence, S).
Ill 2-10at Ill29Ford, Jason rush for 6 yards to the ILL35 (Royston, Kim).
Ill 3-4at Ill35Charest, J. pass incomplete to Sykes, Fred.
Ill 4-4at Ill35Santella, A. punt 35 yards to the MINN30, fair catch by Allen, Bryant.
Drive: 3 plays, 6 yards, TOP 01:00
Minn 1-10at Minn30MINNESOTA GOPHERS drive start at 12:49.
Minn 1-10at Minn30Weber, Adam pass complete to Allen, Bryant for 15 yards to the MINN45, 1ST DOWN MINN (Hicks, Dere).
Minn 1-10at Minn45Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Gray, MarQueis.
Minn 2-10at Minn45Weber, Adam pass complete to Green, Brandon for 17 yards to the ILL38, 1ST DOWN MINN (Wilson, Tavon).
Minn 1-10at Ill38Weber, Adam pass complete to Green, Brandon for 21 yards to the ILL17, 1ST DOWN MINN, out-of-bounds.
Minn 1-10at Ill17Bennett, Duane rush for 5 yards to the ILL12 (Bussey, Nate).
Minn 2-5at Ill12Bennett, Duane rush for 2 yards to the ILL10 (Thomas, Ian).
Minn 3-3at Ill10Hoese, Jon rush for 2 yards to the ILL8 (Nurse, Clay).
Minn 4-1at Ill08Hoese, Jon rush for 5 yards to the ILL3, 1ST DOWN MINN (Edwards, G.).
Minn 1-Gat Ill03Hoese, Jon rush for 3 yards to the ILL0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 09:13.
Weber, Adam pass attempt to McKnight, D good.
Illinois 28, Minnesota Gophers 25
Drive: 9 plays, 70 yards, TOP 03:36
Ellestad, Eric kickoff 52 yards to the ILL18, out-of-bounds, ILL ball on ILL40.
Ill 1-10at Ill40ILLINOIS drive start at 09:13.
Ill 1-10at Ill40Ford, Jason rush for 4 yards to the ILL44 (Theret, Kyle).
Ill 2-6at Ill44Ford, Jason rush for 2 yards to the ILL46 (Brown, Garrett).
Ill 3-4at Ill46Charest, J. pass complete to McGee, Eddie for 42 yards to the MINN12, 1ST DOWN ILL (Sherels, Marcus).
Ill 1-10at Minn12LeShoure, Mikel rush for 4 yards to the MINN8 (Campbell, Lee;Triplett, Nate).
Ill 2-6at Minn08Ford, Jason rush for 7 yards to the MINN1, 1ST DOWN ILL (Lawrence, S).
Ill 1-Gat Minn01Benn, Arrelious rush for no gain to the MINN1 (Tinsley, Gary).
Ill 2-Gat Minn01Ford, Jason rush for loss of 3 yards to the MINN4 (Edwards, Jewhan).
Ill 3-Gat Minn04Charest, J. pass complete to Benn, Arrelious for 4 yards to the MINN0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 05:10, PENALTY MINN pass interference declined.
Eller, Matt kick attempt good.
Illinois 35, Minnesota Gophers 25
Drive: 8 plays, 60 yards, TOP 04:03
Dimke, Derek kickoff 69 yards to the MINN1, Stoudermire, T return 29 yards to the MINN30 (Jefferson, D.).
Minn 1-10at Minn30MINNESOTA GOPHERS drive start at 05:10.
Minn 1-10at Minn30Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Tow-Arnett, Ni.
Minn 2-10at Minn30Weber, Adam sacked for loss of 10 yards to the MINN20 (Bussey, Nate;Nurse, Clay).
Minn 3-20at Minn20Weber, Adam pass incomplete to Stoudermire, T.
Minn 4-20at Minn20Haudan, Blake punt 57 yards to the ILL23, downed.
Drive: 3 plays, minus 10 yards, TOP 01:05
Ill 1-10at Ill23ILLINOIS drive start at 04:05.
Ill 1-10at Ill23Ford, Jason rush for 6 yards to the ILL29 (Royston, Kim;Triplett, Nate).
Ill 2-4at Ill29Ford, Jason rush for no gain to the ILL29 (Royston, Kim).
Ill 3-4at Ill29Timeout Minnesota Gophers, clock 03:17.
Ill 3-4at Ill29LeShoure, Mikel rush for 3 yards to the ILL32 (Brown, Garrett).
Ill 4-1at Ill32Timeout Minnesota Gophers, clock 03:12.
Ill 4-1at Ill32Santella, A. punt BLOCKED, recovered by MINN Kuznia, Ben at ILL3, Kuznia, Ben for 3 yards to the ILL0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:05 (blocked by Cooper, Keanon).
Drive: 3 plays, 9 yards, TOP 01:00
Ellestad, Eric kick attempt good.
Illinois 35, Minnesota Gophers 32
Ellestad, Eric kickoff 15 yards to the MINN45, out-of-bounds, PENALTY MINN illegal procedure (Ellestad, Eric) 5 yards to the MINN40, 1st and 10, ILL ball on MINN40.
Ill 1-10at Minn40ILLINOIS drive start at 03:05.
Ill 1-10at Minn40Ford, Jason rush for 8 yards to the MINN32 (Cooper, Keanon).
Ill 2-2at Minn32Ford, Jason rush for 8 yards to the MINN24, 1ST DOWN ILL (Simmons, Traye).
Ill 1-10at Minn24Ford, Jason rush for 1 yard to the MINN23 (Triplett, Nate).
Ill 2-9at Minn23Ford, Jason rush for 1 yard to the MINN22 (Brown, Garrett).
Ill 3-8at Minn22TEAM rush for loss of 3 yards to the MINN25.
Ill 4-11at Minn25End of game, clock 00:00.
Drive: 5 plays, 15 yards, TOP 03:05
FINAL SCORE
Illinois 35, Minnesota Gophers 32

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