2008 Northern Illinois Huskies through 01/08/2009

Team Statistics
Northern Illinois Opponents
Scoring: Points/Game 24.2 18.0
Scoring: Games - Points 13 - 314 13 - 234
First Downs: Total 230 215
First Downs: Rushing - Passing - By Penalty 116 - 99 - 15 98 - 96 - 21
Rushing: Yards / Attempt 4.44 4.09
Rushing: Attempts - Yards - TD 501 - 2226 - 22 437 - 1786 - 13
Passing: Rating 119.82 122.72
Passing: Yards 2130 2094
Passing: Attempts - Completions - Interceptions - TD 312 - 176 - 12 - 13 338 - 208 - 6 - 13
Total Offense: Yards / Play 5.36 5.01
Total Offense: Plays - Yards 813 - 4356 775 - 3880
Punt Returns: Yards / Return 6.69 10.71
Punt Returns: Returns - Yards - TD 16 - 107 - 0 14 - 150 - 1
Kickoff Returns: Yards / Return 21.91 23.04
Kickoff Returns: Returns - Yards - TD 43 - 942 - 0 46 - 1060 - 1
Punting: Yards / Punt 38.11 38.04
Punting: Punts - Yards 47 - 1791 53 - 2016
Interceptions: Returns - Yards - TD 6 - 93 - 1 12 - 127 - 0
Fumbles: Number - Lost 12 - 6 21 - 14
Penalties: Number - Yards 63 - 570 61 - 464
Time of Possession / Game 31:58.46 28:01.54
3rd Down Conversions: Conversion % 43.27% 38.18%
3rd Down Conversions: Attempts - Conversions 171 - 74 165 - 63
4th Down Conversions: Conversion % 52.63% 36.36%
4th Down Conversions: Attempts - Conversions 19 - 10 22 - 8
Red Zone: Success % 78.72% 76.47%
Red Zone: Attempts - Scores 47 - 37 34 - 26
Field Goals: Success % 75% 72.2%
Field Goals: Attempts - Made 24 - 18 18 - 13
PAT Kicking: Success % 100% 96.2%
PAT Kicking: Attempts - Made 34 - 34 26 - 25
2-Point Conversions: Success % 33.33% 50%
2-Point Conversions: Attempts - Made 3 - 1 2 - 1
Team Schedule
Date Opponent Result Game Time Attendance
08/30/08 @ Minnesota L 27-31 3:10 44,029
09/06/08 @ Western Mich. L 26-29 3:10 26,262
09/20/08 Indiana St. W 48-3 2:30 20,936
09/27/08 @ Eastern Mich. W 37-0 3:10 17,159
10/04/08 @ Tennessee L 9-13 2:58 99,539
10/11/08 Miami (Ohio) W 17-13 3:02 17,444
10/18/08 Toledo W 38-7 2:46 22,092
10/25/08 Bowling Green W 16-13 2:42 17,163
11/05/08 @ Ball St. L 14-45 2:59 14,373
11/12/08 Central Mich. L 30-33 3:24 13,543
11/18/08 @ Kent St. W 42-14 2:34 2,267
11/25/08 Navy L 0-16 2:44 17,932
12/28/08 + Louisiana Tech L 10-17 3:26 41,567
@ : Away, + : Neutral Site
Team Record
Split Record
All Games 6-7
at Home 4-2
on Road/Neutral Site 2-5
vs. Conference 5-3
vs. Non-Conference 1-4
vs. Ranked (AP) 0-0
vs. Unranked (AP) 6-7
vs. FBS (I-A) 5-7
vs. FCS (I-AA) 1-0
vs. FBS Winning 0-6
vs. FBS Non-Winning 5-1
vs. BCS AQ 0-2
vs. BCS non-AQ 5-5
vs. FBS Power 5 0-2
vs. FBS non-Power 5 5-5
in August/September 2-2
in October 3-1
in November 1-3
in December/January 0-1