2020 Nebraska-Minnesota stats matchup

Categories: 2020 Football
Here’s how the Cornhuskers and Golden Gophers match up statistically entering their Dec. 12th game in Lincoln. Average national ranking in categories listed: Nebraska 80.3, Minnesota 72.6.

NEBRASKA

2-4 (2-4)

MINNESOTA

2-3 (2-3)

Avg. Rank Avg. Rank
Rushing offense 174.8 57 198.2 35
Passing offense 192.5 99 209.6 83
Pass efficiency 122.63 90 132.21 65
Total offense 367.3 86 407.8 56
Scoring offense 23.3 95 30.0 58
Rushing defense 170.0 65 215.6 111
Pass defense 238.8 70 240.6 74
Pass eff. defense 140.78 81 156.34 109
Total defense 408.8 62 456.2 106
Scoring defense 31.7 81 34.8 100
Net punting 33.28 120 35.50 106
Punt returns 13.33 14 4.00 101
Kickoff returns 18.55 89 18.38 92
Turnover margin -1.00 113 -0.40 93
Tackles for loss 6.5 48 2.4 127
Sacks 1.83 83 1.20 116
Sacks allowed 2.00 45 2.20 65
Third-down conversion 0.338 110 0.532 7
Third-down defense 0.456 100 0.467 107
Fourth-down conversion 0.545 64 0.500 76
Fourth-down defense 0.692 108 0.750 112
Red zone offense 0.889 31 0.846 54
Red zone defense 0.867 92 0.741 14
First downs offense 127 85 114 95
First downs defense 138 54 108 35
Fewest penalties 7.00 95 4.40 12
Fewest penalty yards 66.17 105 41.60 21
Time of possession 27:39 106 34:48 4

 

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