Scores

Final

Montana State 3

(0-1, 0-1 away)

Michigan State 44

(1-0, 1-0 home)

Coverage: BTN

12:00 PM ET, September 5, 2009

Spartan Stadium (MI), East Lansing, MI

1 2 3 4 T
MTST 0 0 3 03
MSU 7 21 6 1044

Top Performers

Passing: K. Cousins (MSU) - 183 YDS, 3 TD

Rushing: C. Ray (WIU) - 12 CAR, 71 YDS

Receiving: B. White (MSU) - 9 REC, 162 YDS, 2 TD

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERMTSTMSU
TD08:24B.J. Cunningham 29 Yd Pass From Kirk Cousins (Brett Swenson Kick) 07
SECOND QUARTERMTSTMSU
TD14:54Blair White 15 Yd Pass From Kirk Cousins (Brett Swenson Kick) 014
TD10:50Dion Sims 26 Yd Pass From Keith Nichol (Brett Swenson Kick) 021
TD00:24Brian Linthicum 3 Yd Pass From Keith Nichol (Brett Swenson Kick) 028
THIRD QUARTERMTSTMSU
FG10:38Brett Swenson 45 Yd 031
FG06:53Brett Swenson 37 Yd 034
FG01:34Jason Cunningham 33 Yd 334
FOURTH QUARTERMTSTMSU
TD14:53Blair White 24 Yd Pass From Kirk Cousins (Brett Swenson Kick) 341
FG05:51Dan Conroy 43 Yd 344

Team Stat Comparison

 
MTST
MSU
1st Downs1229
3rd down efficiency
2-147-13
4th down efficiency
2-20-0
Total Yards160493
Passing98318
Comp-Att
13-2619-35
Yards per pass
3.89.1
Rushing62175
Rushing Attempts
2840
Yards per rush
2.24.4
Penalties7-555-46
Turnovers00
Fumbles lost
00
Interceptions thrown
00
Possession29:1930:41
Montana State Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
M. Iddins11/22914.100-
C. Kempt2/471.800-
Team13/26983.800-
Michigan State Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
K. Cousins10/1718310.83095.6
K. Nichol9/181357.52078.9
Team19/353189.150-
Montana State Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
R. Evans5316.2014
C. Palmer11282.508
A. Mason3103.305
E. Gilbert111.001
C. Kempt5-4-0.803
M. Iddins3-4-1.304
Team28622.2014
Michigan State Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
C. Ray12715.9020
L. Caper7344.9015
E. Baker8273.407
G. Winston4246.0015
K. Nichol4184.5010
A. Anderson133.003
A. Leggett100.000
A. Jimmerson2-1-0.500
-. Team1-1-1.000
Team401754.4020
Montana State Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
E. Akpla4389.5027
D. Green11818.0018
E. Gilbert2157.5010
K. Begger2126.0011
J. Schreibeis284.006
M. Desin273.505
Team13987.5027
Michigan State Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
B. White916218.0230
B. Cunningham36220.7129
D. Sims23216.0126
B. Linthicum3268.7115
C. Rucker12121.0021
C. Gantt11515.0015
Team1931816.7530
Montana State Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
E. Akpla37826.035
E. Gilbert34715.716
R. Evans12121.021
A. Mason11818.018
Team816420.535
Michigan State Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
K. Martin11818.018
G. Winston11616.016
Team23417.018
Montana State Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
D. Thomas11111.011
Team11111.011
Michigan State Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
K. Martin44912.326
R. Jenrette199.09
Team55811.626
Montana State Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
J. Cunningham1/1100.0330/03
Team1/1100.0330/03
Michigan State Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
B. Swenson2/2100.0455/511
D. Conroy1/1100.0430/03
Team3/3100.0455/514
Montana State Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
E. Fisher833341.61252
-. Team122.0002
Team933537.21252
Michigan State Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
A. Bates211457.00157
Team211457.00157
ATTENDANCE: 74,518