2022 Nebraska-Indiana football stats matchup

Category: Football
Here’s how the Cornhuskers and Hoosiers match up statistically entering their Oct. 1 game in Lincoln. Average national ranking in categories listed: Nebraska 83.8, Indiana 72.8.
NEBRASKA

1-3 (0-1)

INDIANA

3-1 (1-0)

Stat Rank Stat Rank
Rushing offense 193.5 35 114.8 108
Passing offense 257.5 58 292.8 28
Pass efficiency 139.08 74 109.64 117
Total offense 451.0 43 407.5 74
Scoring offense 33.5 22 30.2 37
Rushing defense 233.5 127 149.5 77
Pass defense 280.5 115 279.8 114
Pass eff. defense 136.86 87 149.51 106
Total defense 514.0 127 429.2 109
Scoring defense 35.5 114 29.2 88
Net punting 41.26 40 39.11 72
Punt returns -1.00 131 4.75 107
Kickoff returns 17.75 101 18.25 94
Turnover margin -0.50 89 -0.25 77
Tackles for loss 3.5 122 6.5 36
Sacks 1.00 115 2.50 33
Sacks allowed 2.75 105 2.25 81
Third-down conversion 0.526 10 0.473 31
Third-down defense 0.525 126 0.413 95
Fourth-down conversion 0.000 125 0.222 120
Fourth-down defense 0.714 117 0.167 7
Red zone offense 0.857 62 0.722 113
Red zone defense 0.833 64 0.812 54
First downs offense 103 18 96 39
First downs defense 108 124 83 79
Fewest penalties 5.75 38 4.50 15
Fewest penalty yards 41.75 25 45.75 35
Time of possession 28:02 101 25:32 128
Natl. rank* -2.3 77 -1.6 75
Efficiency: Offense* 51.6 66 43.6 77
Efficiency: Defense* 17.4 126 47.6 87
Efficiency: Spec. Teams* 48.9 80 63.2 36
Efficiency: Overall* 27.4 109 47.2 81
Schedule strength* 76 76 45 45
*ESPN FPI analytics. Schedule strength does not include future opponents.
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