Michigan State 2017 Football Statistics


Game Results

DateOpponentScoreOverallConf.TimeAtt
09/02/17     Bowling Green W, 35-10 1-0-0 0-0-0 3:21   71202
09/09/17     Western Michigan W, 28-14 2-0-0 0-0-0 3:18   72910
09/23/17     Notre Dame L, 18-38 2-1-0 0-0-0 3:34   74023

Team Statistics

Team StatisticsMichigan StateOpp.
Scoring7962
Points Per Game26.320.7
First Downs7241
Rushing3117
Passing3720
Penalty44
Rushing Yardage662365
Yards gained rushing728432
Yards lost rushing6667
Rushing Attempts127100
Average per rush5.23.7
Average per game220.7121.7
TDs rushing43
Passing Yardage756397
Comp-Att-Int67-110-236-78-2
Avg. per pass6.95.1
Avg. per catch11.311.0
Avg. per game252.0132.3
TDs passing61
Total Offense1418762
Total Plays237178
Avg. per play6.04.3
Avg. per game472.7254.0
Kick Returns: #-Yards8-19112-357
Punt Returns: #-Yards7-382-10
Int Returns: #-Yards2-382-59
Kick Return Average23.929.8
Punt Return Average5.45.0
Int Return Average19.029.5
Fumbles-Lost14-61-1
Penalties-Yards16-15213-105
Average Per Game50.735.0
Punts-Yards15-67327-1247
Average Per Kick44.946.2
Net punt average38.943.3
Kickoffs-Yards14-86526-1609
Average Per Kick61.861.9
Net kick average32.749.7
Time of Possession/Game34:5825:2
3rd-down Conversions26-4911-42
3rd-down Pct.53%26%
4th-down Conversions2-33-7
4th-down Pct.66%42%
Sacks by-Yards6-424-22
Touchdowns Scored118
Field Goals-Attempts1-14-6
On-Side Kicks0-10-0
Red-Zone Scores(9-13) 69%(5-6) 83%
Red-Zone Touchdowns(8-13) 62%(4-6) 67%
PAT Attempts(10-10) 100%(8-8) 100%
Attendance218135
Games/Avg Per Game3/727120/0

Score by quarters1st2nd3rd4thTotal
Michigan State1421311581
Opponents1714141762


Overall Indvidual Statistics

RushingGPAtt.GainLossNetAvg.TDLongAvg./G
Brian Lewerke 3 26 231 25 206 7.9 2 61 68.7
LJ Scott 3 44 195 9 186 4.2 1 44 62.0
D. Stewart 3 8 108 8 100 12.5 0 46 33.3
Gerald Holmes 3 23 99 2 97 4.2 0 16 32.3
Madre London 3 22 95 3 92 4.2 1 11 30.7
Hunter Rison 3 1 0 2 -2 -2.0 0 0 -0.7
Michigan State 3 127 728 66 662 5.2 4 61 220.7
Opponent 3 100 432 67 365 3.7 3 32 121.7


PassingGPEffic.Comp-Att-IntPctYardsTDLongAvg./G
Brian Lewerke 3 138.0 66-105-2 62.9 751 6 40 250.3
T. Jackson 3 142.0 1-1-0 100.0 5 0 5 1.7
Damion Terry 1 0.0 0-3-0 0.0 0 0 0 0.0
Michigan State 3 133.0 67-110-2 60.9 756 6 40 252.0
Opponent 3 88.0 36-78-2 46.2 397 1 45 132.3


ReceivingGPNo.YardsAvg.TDLongAvg./G
D. Stewart 3 15 159 10.6 1 40 53.0
Felton Davis 3 12 142 11.8 2 25 47.3
T. Jackson 3 8 110 13.8 0 22 36.7
Hunter Rison 3 6 92 15.3 0 24 30.7
Matt Sokol 3 6 83 13.8 1 18 27.7
Cam Chambers 3 3 44 14.7 0 29 14.7
Gerald Holmes 3 3 38 12.7 1 25 12.7
Cody White 3 3 33 11.0 0 12 11.0
LJ Scott 3 5 28 5.6 1 15 9.3
Madre London 3 3 10 3.3 0 7 3.3
Matt Dotson 3 1 7 7.0 0 7 2.3
Brian Lewerke 3 1 5 5.0 0 5 1.7
Laress Nelson 3 1 5 5.0 0 5 1.7
Michigan State 3 67 756 11.3 6 40 252.0
Opponent 3 36 397 11.0 1 40 132.3


Punt ReturnsNo.YardsAvg.TDLong
D. Stewart 5 20 4.0 0 10
Laress Nelson 2 18 9.0 0 15
Michigan State 7 38 5.4 0 15
Opponent 2 10 5.0 0 10


InterceptionsNo.YardsAvg.TDLong
Tyson Smith 1 38 38.0 1 38
Josiah Scott 1 0 0.0 0 0
Michigan State 2 38 19.0 1 75
Opponent 2 59 29.5 1 59


Kick ReturnsNo.YardsAvg.TDLong
D. Stewart 6 152 25.3 0 32
Andre Welch 1 27 27.0 0 27
Noah Davis 1 12 12.0 0 12
Michigan State 8 191 23.9 0 32
Opponent 12 357 29.8 1 100


Fumble ReturnsNo.YardsAvg.TDLong
Michigan State 0 0 nan 0 0
Opponent 3 143 47.7 2 67


   | -------------- PATs -------------- |    
ScoringTDsFGsKickRushRcvPassDXPSafPoints
Matt Coghlin 0 1 10-10 0-0 - 0 0 13
LJ Scott 2 0 0-0 0-0 - 0 0 12
Brian Lewerke 2 0 0-0 0-0 - 0 0 12
Felton Davis 2 0 0-0 0-0 - 0 0 12
Gerald Holmes 1 0 0-0 0-0 - 0 0 6
Madre London 1 0 0-0 0-0 - 0 0 6
Tyson Smith 1 0 0-0 0-0 - 0 0 6
Matt Sokol 1 0 0-0 0-0 - 0 0 6
D. Stewart 1 0 0-0 0-0 - 0 0 6
Cody White 0 0 0-0 0-0 - 0 0 2
Michigan State 11 1 10-10 0-0 1 2-7 0 0 81
Opponent 8 2 8-8 0-0 0 0-1 0 0 62


Total OffenseGPPlaysRushPassTotalAvg./G
Brian Lewerke 3 131 206 751 957 319.0
LJ Scott 3 44 186 0 186 62.0
D. Stewart 3 8 100 0 100 33.3
Gerald Holmes 3 23 97 0 97 32.3
Madre London 3 22 92 0 92 30.7
T. Jackson 3 1 0 5 5 1.7
Damion Terry 1 3 0 0 0 0.0
Hunter Rison 3 1 -2 0 -2 -0.7
Michigan State 3 237 662 756 1418 472.7
Opponent 3 178 365 397 762 254.0


Field GoalsMade-AttPctLongBlkd
Matt Coghlin 1-1 100.0 40 0


FG SEQUENCEMichigan StateOpponents
vs. Bowling Green(36)
vs. Western Michigan
vs. Notre Dame(40)(46)
Number in (parentheses) indicate field goal was made.

PUNTINGNo.YardsAvg.LongTBFCI2050+Blkd
J. Hartbarger 15 673 44.9 57 4 4 0 4 0
Michigan State 15 673 44.9 161 4 4 5 4 0
Opponent 27 1247 46.2 172 2 4 8 6


KICKOFFSNo.YardsAvg.TBOBRetnNet
Brett Scanlon 14 865 61.8 2 0
Michigan State 14 865 61.8 2 14 29.8 32.7
Opponent 26 1609 61.9 5 13 23.9 49.7


ALL-PURPOSEGPRushRec.PRKRIRTotalAvg./G
D. Stewart 3 100 159 20 152 0 431 143.7
LJ Scott 3 186 28 0 0 0 214 71.3
Brian Lewerke 3 206 5 0 0 0 211 70.3
Felton Davis 3 0 142 0 0 0 142 47.3
Gerald Holmes 3 97 38 0 0 0 135 45.0
T. Jackson 3 0 110 0 0 0 110 36.7
Madre London 3 92 10 0 0 0 102 34.0
Hunter Rison 3 -2 92 0 0 0 90 30.0
Matt Sokol 3 0 83 0 0 0 83 27.7
Andre Welch 1 0 0 0 27 0 27 27.0
Cam Chambers 3 0 44 0 0 0 44 14.7
Tyson Smith 3 0 0 0 0 38 38 12.7
Cody White 3 0 33 0 0 0 33 11.0
Noah Davis 3 0 0 0 12 0 12 4.0
Matt Dotson 3 0 7 0 0 0 7 2.3
Laress Nelson 3 0 5 18 0 0 23 7.7
Josiah Scott 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Michigan State 3 662 756 38 191 38 1685 561.7
Opponent 3 365 397 10 357 59 1188 396.0



Overall Defensive Statistics

 TacklesSacksPass DefenseFumblesBlkd
Defensive LeadersGPSoloAstTotalTFL-YdsNo-YdsInt-YdsBUPDQbhRcv-YdsFFKickSaf
Joe Bachie 3 7 18 25 0.5-3 . . . . . . . . .
Khari Willis 3 7 11 18 0.5-0 . . 1 1 . . . . .
Matt Morrissey 3 9 9 18 1.5-4 . . 1 1 . . . . .
Andrew Dowell 3 6 11 17 1-11 1-11 . . . . . . . .
Kenny Willekes 3 5 10 15 2.5-4 . . 1 1 3 . . . .
Chris Frey 3 6 9 15 2.5-17 2.5-17 . . . 3 . . . .
Antjuan Simmons 3 5 4 9 . . . . . . . . . .
Shane Jones 2 3 4 7 . . . . . . . . . .
Mike Panasuik 3 2 5 7 1.5-2 . . . . . . . . .
Byron Bullough 3 1 5 6 1-2 . . . . . . . . .
Justin Layne 3 3 3 6 0.5-2 . . . . 1 . . . .
Josh Butler 3 3 3 6 0.5-2 0.5-2 . 2 2 . . . . .
R. Williams 3 2 3 5 2-12 1-8 . . . 2 . . . .
Gerald Owens 3 1 4 5 . . . . . . . . . .
Jacub Panasiuk 3 3 2 5 1-7 . . . . . . . . .
David Dowell 3 1 3 4 . . . 2 2 . . . . .
D. Alexander 3 . 3 3 . . . . . . . . . .
K. Stallworth 1 . 3 3 . . . . . . . . . .
Josiah Scott 3 1 2 3 0.5-2 . 1-0 3 4 . . . . .
Naquan Jones 3 . 3 3 . . . . . 1 . . . .
Matt Sokol 3 2 . 2 . . . . . . . . . .
Tyson Smith 3 1 1 2 1.5-3 . 1-38 . 1 . . . . .
Grayson Miller 2 2 . 2 . . . . . . . . . .
Brandon Randle 3 1 1 2 1-4 1-4 . . . 2 . . . .
D. Cooper 3 . 2 2 . . . . . 2 . . . .
J. Alexander 1 1 1 2 . . . . . . . . . .
Madre London 3 1 1 2 . . . . . . . . . .
S. Harrington 3 1 . 1 . . . . . . . . . .
Dominique Long 1 . 1 1 . . . . . . . . . .
Tyriq Thompson 3 . 1 1 . . . . . . . . . .
Austin Andrews 1 1 . 1 . . . . . . . . . .
Brian Lewerke 3 1 . 1 . . . . . . . . . .
Brett Scanlon 3 . 1 1 . . . . . . . . . .
Robert Bowers 2 . . . . . . . . 1 . . . .
Michigan State 3 77 124 201 18-75 6-42 2-38 10 12 15 . . 1 .
Opponents 3 110 138 248 18-54 4-22 2-59 10 12 11 6-143 7 . .



Individual Game Highs

Rushes    18  LJ Scott vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
Yards Rushing    86  LJ Scott vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
TD Rushes    Brian Lewerke vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
Long Rush    61  Brian Lewerke vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
Pass attempts    51  Brian Lewerke vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Pass completions    31  Brian Lewerke vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Yards Passing    340  Brian Lewerke vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
TD Passes    Brian Lewerke vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
Long Pass    40  Brian Lewerke vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
Receptions    D. Stewart vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  D. Stewart vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Yards Receiving    85  D. Stewart vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
TD Receptions    Felton Davis vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
Long Reception    40  D. Stewart vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
Field Goals    Matt Coghlin vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Long Field Goal    40  Matt Coghlin vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Punts    J. Hartbarger vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  J. Hartbarger vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
Punting Avg    49.0  J. Hartbarger vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  49.0  J. Hartbarger vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Long Punt    57  J. Hartbarger vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  57  J. Hartbarger vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Punts inside 20    J. Hartbarger vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
Long Punt Return    15  Laress Nelson vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
Long Kickoff Return    32  D. Stewart vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Tackles    11  Joe Bachie vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
  11  Matt Morrissey vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Sacks    1.0  Chris Frey vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  1.0  Andrew Dowell vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
  1.0  Brandon Randle vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
  1.0  R. Williams vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
  1.0  Chris Frey vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Tackles For Loss    1.5  Matt Morrissey vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
  1.5  Tyson Smith vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Interceptions    Tyson Smith vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  Josiah Scott vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)

Team Game Highs

Rushes    49  vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
Yards Rushing    296  vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
Yards Per Rush    6.0  vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
TD Rushes    vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
Pass attempts    53  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Pass completions    32  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Yards Passing    345  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Yards Per Pass    7.7  vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
TD Passes    vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
Total Plays    85  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Total Offense    496  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Yards Per Play    6.5  vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
Total Plays    85  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Total Offense    496  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Yards Per Play    6.5  vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
Points    35  vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
Sacks By    vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
First Downs    26  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Penalties    vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Penalty Yards    97  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Interceptions By    vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
Punts    vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
Punting Avg    49.0  vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  49.0  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Long Punt    57  vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  57  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Punts inside 20    vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
Long Punt Return    15  vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)

Opponent Individual Game Highs

Rushes    12  BELLAMY, LeVant, vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
  12  McINTOSH, vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Yards Rushing    67  BELLAMY, LeVant, vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
TD Rushes    WILLIAMS, D., vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
  WIMBUSH, vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
  McINTOSH, vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Long Rush    32  WIMBUSH, vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Pass attempts    31  MORGAN, James, vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
Pass completions    14  WIMBUSH, vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Yards Passing    173  WIMBUSH, vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
TD Passes    WIMBUSH, vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Long Pass    45  MORGAN, James, vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
Receptions    ESKRIDGE, D'Way, vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
  ST. BROWN, vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
  CLAYPOOL, vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Yards Receiving    61  ST. BROWN, vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
TD Receptions    WILLIAMS, D., vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Long Reception    45  GUYTON, Datrin, vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
Field Goals    SUDER, Jake, vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  YOON, vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Long Field Goal    46  YOON, vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Punts    DAVIDSON, Joe, vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  MITCHELL, Derri, vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
Punting Avg    46.6  MITCHELL, Derri, vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
Long Punt    64  DAVIDSON, Joe, vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
Punts inside 20    DAVIDSON, Joe, vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  NEWSOME, vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Long Punt Return    10  MILTON, Marcus, vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
Long Kickoff Return    100  PHILLIPS, Dariu, vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
Tackles    15  LOCKE, Nate, vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
Sacks    1.0  BROWN, Asantay, vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
  1.0  MATICH, Nick, vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
  1.0  TRANQUILL, vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Tackles For Loss    1.0  POSEY, Armani, vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  1.0  KONOWALSKI, D, vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  1.0  JEFFERIES, Cam, vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  1.0  HARRIS, Brandon, vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  1.0  JACKSON, Robert, vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  1.0  HALE, Ben, vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  1.0  JUNIOR, Kyle, vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  1.0  MATICH, Nick, vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
  1.0  GINWRIGHT, Davo, vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
  1.0  BROWN, Asantay, vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
  1.0  PHILLIPS, Dariu, vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
  1.0  BEAL, Sam, vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
  1.0  TRANQUILL, vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
  1.0  TRUMBETTI, vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Interceptions    PHILLIPS, Dariu, vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
  LOVE, vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)

Opponent Team Game Highs

Rushes    40  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Yards Rushing    182  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Yards Per Rush    4.6  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
TD Rushes    vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Pass attempts    31  vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
Pass completions    14  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Yards Passing    173  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Yards Per Pass    8.7  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
TD Passes    vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Total Plays    63  vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
Total Offense    355  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Yards Per Play    5.9  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Total Plays    63  vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
Total Offense    355  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Yards Per Play    5.9  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Points    38  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Sacks By    vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
First Downs    21  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Penalties    vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Penalty Yards    65  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Turnovers    at Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  at Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
Interceptions By    vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Punts    vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
Punting Avg    46.6  vs. Western Michigan (Sep 9, 2017)
Long Punt    64  vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
Punts inside 20    vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)
  vs. Notre Dame (Sep 23, 2017)
Long Punt Return    10  vs. Bowling Green (Sep 2, 2017)