2020 Nebraska-Iowa stats matchup

Categories: 2020 Football
Dedrick Mills
Here’s how the Cornhuskers and Hawkeyes match up statistically entering their Nov. 27th game in Iowa City. Average national ranking in categories listed: Nebraska 87th, Iowa 46th.

 

NEBRASKA

1-3 (1-3)

IOWA

3-2 (3-2)

Avg. Rank Avg. Rank
Rushing offense 198.8 36 181.6 49
Passing offense 176.8 109 191.4 102
Pass efficiency 107.75 117 105.02 118
Total offense 375.5 83 373 86
Scoring offense 20.8 106 33 41
Rushing defense 223.2 115 102.6 14
Pass defense 226.5 52 217.2 39
Pass eff. defense 142.5 75 108.49 9
Total defense 449.8 97 319.8 17
Scoring defense 34.2 93 16 9
Net punting 36.06 99 44.52 7
Punt returns 8.5 56 11.92 27
Kickoff returns 18.29 91 20.5 55
Turnover margin -1.25 118 1.4 7
Tackles for loss 6.0 66 7.0 37
Sacks 1.75 84 3.20 22
Sacks allowed 2.00 49 1.20 23
Third-down conversion 0.32 111 0.373 86
Third-down defense 0.54 121 0.43 84
Fourth-down defense 0.778 118 0.556 60
Red zone offense 0.824 68 0.88 41
Red zone defense 0.818 50 0.769 29
First downs offense 87 92 102 79
First downs defense 97 43 90 41
Fewest penalties 7.25 98 5.4 41
Fewest penalty yards 62.5 93 45 34
Time of possession 26:37 109 28:39 88

 

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