2012 Michigan State Spartans through 01/07/2013

Team Statistics
Michigan State Opponents
Scoring: Points/Game 20.0 16.3
Scoring: Games - Points 13 - 260 13 - 212
First Downs: Total 249 190
First Downs: Rushing - Passing - By Penalty 94 - 139 - 16 63 - 101 - 26
Rushing: Yards / Attempt 3.95 3.28
Rushing: Attempts - Yards - TD 492 - 1942 - 13 391 - 1282 - 6
Passing: Rating 107.41 98.80
Passing: Yards 2729 2285
Passing: Attempts - Completions - Interceptions - TD 465 - 244 - 10 - 14 425 - 223 - 14 - 10
Total Offense: Yards / Play 4.88 4.37
Total Offense: Plays - Yards 957 - 4671 816 - 3567
Punt Returns: Yards / Return 9.04 8.84
Punt Returns: Returns - Yards - TD 23 - 208 - 0 25 - 221 - 0
Kickoff Returns: Yards / Return 19.64 24.21
Kickoff Returns: Returns - Yards - TD 36 - 707 - 0 29 - 702 - 0
Punting: Yards / Punt 42.78 40.95
Punting: Punts - Yards 80 - 3422 86 - 3522
Interceptions: Returns - Yards - TD 14 - 157 - 0 10 - 257 - 4
Fumbles: Number - Lost 20 - 8 13 - 6
Penalties: Number - Yards 75 - 735 56 - 483
Time of Possession / Game 33:17.38 26:42.62
3rd Down Conversions: Conversion % 39.53% 30.89%
3rd Down Conversions: Attempts - Conversions 215 - 85 191 - 59
4th Down Conversions: Conversion % 54.55% 30.77%
4th Down Conversions: Attempts - Conversions 11 - 6 13 - 4
Red Zone: Success % 81.82% 83.87%
Red Zone: Attempts - Scores 44 - 36 31 - 26
Field Goals: Success % 71.9% 96%
Field Goals: Attempts - Made 32 - 23 25 - 24
PAT Kicking: Success % 100% 100%
PAT Kicking: Attempts - Made 25 - 25 20 - 20
2-Point Conversions: Success % 100% -
2-Point Conversions: Attempts - Made 1 - 1 0 - 0
Team Schedule
Date Opponent Result Game Time Attendance
08/31/12 18 Boise St. W 17-13 3:12 78,709
09/08/12 @ Central Mich. W 41-7 3:06 35,127
09/15/12 4 Notre Dame L 3-20 3:21 79,219
09/22/12 Eastern Mich. W 23-7 3:11 74,204
09/29/12 3 Ohio St. L 16-17 3:12 76,705
10/06/12 @ Indiana W 31-27 3:32 45,979
10/13/12 Iowa L 16-19 3:39 70,211
10/20/12 @ 24 Michigan L 10-12 3:12 113,833
10/27/12 @ Wisconsin W 16-13 3:10 80,538
11/03/12 25 Nebraska L 24-28 3:52 73,522
11/17/12 17 Northwestern L 20-23 3:31 75,101
11/24/12 @ Minnesota W 26-10 3:05 44,194
12/29/12 + TCU W 17-16 3:18 44,617
@ : Away, + : Neutral Site
Team Record
Split Record
All Games 7-6
at Home 2-5
on Road/Neutral Site 5-1
vs. Conference 3-5
vs. Non-Conference 4-1
vs. Ranked (AP) 1-5
vs. Unranked (AP) 6-1
vs. FBS (I-A) 7-6
vs. FCS (I-AA) 0-0
vs. FBS Winning 4-5
vs. FBS Non-Winning 3-1
vs. BCS AQ 4-6
vs. BCS non-AQ 3-0
in August/September 3-2
in October 2-2
in November 1-2
in December/January 1-0