Minnesota vs Penn State Football Stats

Team Offense Comparison 2021

Minnesota Golden Gophers (8-4) Team Offense Penn State Nittany Lions (7-5)
12 Games Played 12
313 Points Scored 316
4,337 Total Yards 4,570
790 Plays 860
5.5 Yards Per Play 5.3
11 Turnovers 13
4 Fumbles 5
244 1st Downs 247
144 Completions 276
244 Passing Attempts 451
1,997 Passing Yards 3,293
12 Passing Touchdowns 24
8 Interceptions 8
90 Passing 1st Downs 150
546 Rushing Attempts 409
2,340 Rushing Yards 1,276
25 Rushing Touchdowns 11
4.3 Rushing Yards Per Attempt 3.1
133 Rushing 1st Downs 83
55 Penalties 67
562 Penalty Yards 596
20 1st Downs by Penalty 14
361.4 Total Yards Per Game 380.8
65.8 Plays Per Game 71.7
0.9 Turnovers Per Game 1.1
20.3 1st Downs Per Game 20.6
12.0 Completions Per Game 23
20.3 Passing Attempts Per Game 37.6
166.4 Passing Yards Per Game 274
45.5 Rushing Attempts Per Game 34.1
195.0 Rushing Yards Per Game 106

Team Defense Comparison 2021

Minnesota Golden Gophers Team Defense Penn State Nittany Lions
220 Points Allowed 202
3,419 Total Yards 4,127
686 Plays on Defense 884
5.0 Yards Per Play 4.7
16 Turnovers Forced 19
8 Fumble Recoveries 7
187 1st Downs Allowed 247
187 Completions Allowed 248
338 Passing Attempts Allowed 420
2,216 Passing Yards Allowed 2,500
16 Passing Touchdowns Allowed 11
7 Interceptions 12
94 Passing 1st Downs Allowed 118
348 Rushing Attempts Allowed 464
1,204 Rushing Yards Allowed 1,627
10 Rushing Touchdowns Allowed 10
3.5 Rushing Yards Per Carry Allowed 3.5
76 Rushing 1st Downs Allowed 102
56 Defensive Penalties 66
550 Defensive Penalty Yards 530
18.3 Points Allowed Per Game 16.8
284.9 Total Yards Per Game Allowed 343.9
15.6 1st Downs Per Game Allowed 20.6
15.6 Completions Allowed Per Game 20.7
28.2 Passing Attempts Allowed Per Game 35.0
184.7 Passing Yards Allowed Per Game 208.3
29.0 Rushing Attempts Allowed Per Game 38.7
100 Rushing Yards Allowed Per Game 136