2020 Nebraska-Illinois stats matchup

Categories: 2020 Football
Here’s how the Cornhuskers and Fighting Illini match up statistically entering their Nov. 21st game in Lincoln.

 

NEBRASKA

1-2 (1-2)

ILLINOIS

1-3 (1-3)

Avg. Rank Avg. Rank
Rushing offense 193.3 37 206.8 27
Passing offense 176.7 107 148.0 112
Pass efficiency 110.26 112 103.99 117
Total offense 370.0 86 354.8 96
Scoring offense 20.0 111 17.0 115
Rushing defense 202.7 97 188.3 88
Pass defense 233.7 61 277.3 104
Pass eff. defense 139.18 71 175.35 120
Total defense 436.3 84 465.5 103
Scoring defense 32.0 76 34.3 89
Net punting 34.21 110 41.68 20
Punt returns 7.33 63 12.00 23
Kickoff returns 16.25 107 18.33 87
Turnover margin 0.00 62 1.25 10
Tackles for loss 6.0 63 5.8 70
Sacks 2.00 63 2.00 63
Sacks allowed 1.67 43 2.50 80
Third-down conversion 0.316 110 0.346 98
Third-down defense 0.500 112 0.510 115
Fourth-down conversion 0.750 22 0.444 96
Fourth-down defense 0.750 111 0.667 84
Red zone offense 0.769 94 0.615 125
Red zone defense 0.800 37 0.850 74
First downs offense 62 95 74 88
First downs defense 72 34 97 50
Fewest penalties 7.33 91 7.00 82
Fewest penalty yards 61.33 83 73.75 105
Time of possession 27:36 101 24:28 122

 

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