Win Probability 100%

PSU
NW
PSU 100%

PSU

31

NW

7

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • PSU381
    • 265NW
  • Turnovers

    • PSU0
    • 3NW
  • Possession

    PSUNW
    25:5634:04
  • 1st Downs

    • PSU23
    • 15NW

Game Information

Ryan Field
Coverage: ABC
  • Evanston, IL 60208
  • Line: PSU -14.5
  • Over/Under: 52
Attendance: 41,061
10/8/2017 Associated Press

McSorley, Barkley lead Penn State over Northwestern 31-7

Trace McSorley threw for 245 yards and a touchdown, Saquon Barkley ran for two scores in the second half, and No. 4 Penn State beat Northwestern 31-7 on Saturday.

Scoring Summary

1234T
Penn State3714731
Northwestern00077
first QuarterPSUNW
FG
0:13
Tyler Davis 21 Yd Field Goal
8 plays, 49 yards, 3:25
30
second QuarterPSUNW
TD
12:04
Tommy Stevens 10 Yd pass from Trace McSorley (Tyler Davis Kick)
5 plays, 52 yards, 2:11
100
play
Trace McSorley connects with Tommy Stevens from 10 yards out to score. (0:28)

Trace McSorley connects with Tommy Stevens for 10 yards in the end zone. (0:28)

third QuarterPSUNW
TD
9:33
Saquon Barkley 1 Yd Run (Tyler Davis Kick)
10 plays, 66 yards, 4:21
170
play
Barkley jumps over pile and reaches for a TD (0:40)

Saquon Barkley leaps for a 1-yard touchdown to extend Penn State's lead. (0:40)

TD
2:13
Saquon Barkley 53 Yd Run (Tyler Davis Kick)
4 plays, 71 yards, 1:06
240
play
Barkley slices through defenders for 53-yard TD (0:45)

After a quiet first half, Saquon Barkley rips off a huge run to extend Penn State's lead. (0:45)

fourth QuarterPSUNW
TD
8:52
Trace McSorley 5 Yd Run (Tyler Davis Kick)
11 plays, 54 yards, 3:53
310
play
McSorley breaks through for a TD (0:30)

Trace McSorley rushes five yards for a touchdown to pad Penn State's lead over Northwestern. (0:30)

TD
1:46
Matt Alviti 1 Yd Run (Charlie Kuhbander Kick)
9 plays, 80 yards, 2:19
317

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