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2012 SCHEDULE AND RESULTS 8-4  W-2
Big Ten Conference Record: 6-2
Sat 09/01/2012 OHIO 14 - 24 L
Sat 09/08/2012 @ Virginia 16 - 17 L
Sat 09/15/2012 NAVY 34 - 7 W
Sat 09/22/2012 TEMPLE 24 - 13 W
Sat 09/29/2012 @ Illinois 35 - 7 W
Sat 10/06/2012 NORTHWESTERN 39 - 28 W
Sat 10/20/2012 @ Iowa * 38 - 14 W
Sat 10/27/2012 OHIO ST. * 23 - 35 L
Sat 11/03/2012 @ Purdue 34 - 9 W
Sat 11/10/2012 @ Nebraska 23 - 32 L
Sat 11/17/2012 INDIANA 45 - 22 W
Sat 11/24/2012 WISCONSIN 24 - 21 W OT
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OT Overtime Game
 
TEAM RANKINGS
120 teams ranked in Football Bowl Subdivision
12 teams ranked in the Big Ten Conference
 
Category National
Rank
Actual National
Leader
Actual Conf
Rank
Big Ten
Conference Leader
Actual
Rushing Offense 83 143.92 Army 369.83 9 Nebraska 253.36
Passing Offense 35 273.58 Marshall 365.08 2 Indiana 311.17
Total Offense 54 417.50 Louisiana Tech 577.92 4 Nebraska 460.79
Scoring Offense 62 29.08 Louisiana Tech 51.50 7 Ohio St. 37.17
Rushing Defense 23 128.42 Alabama 79.77 4 Michigan St. 98.62
Pass Efficiency Defense 28 116.30 Florida St. 95.43 5 Michigan St. 98.84
Total Defense 29 353.42 Alabama 246.00 4 Michigan St. 274.38
Scoring Defense 16 19.08 Notre Dame 10.33 2 Michigan St. 16.31
Net Punting 103 34.45 Louisiana Tech 43.51 10 Illinois 39.22
Punt Returns 90 6.07 Boston College 21.69 9 Northwestern 16.55
Kickoff Returns 112 18.07 Kansas St. 29.24 12 Purdue 22.93
Turnover Margin 22 .75 Kent St. 1.62 3 Northwestern 1.08
Pass Defense 50 225.00 Florida St. 161.86 8 Nebraska 168.14
Passing Efficiency 59 135.25 Georgia 172.81 3 Nebraska 140.21
Sacks 15 2.83 Stanford 4.07 1 Penn St. 2.83
Tackles For Loss 63 5.75 Arizona St. 9.00 4 Indiana 7.17
Sacks Allowed 50 1.75 North Texas .50 6 Northwestern 1.23
T=tied at this ranking


PLAYER RANKINGS
Player must have played in 75% of team's games
Summary of the top 100 national leaders and top 25 conference leaders
15 categories ranked
 
Category Player National
Rank
Actual National
Leader
Actual Conf
Rank
Big Ten
Conference Leader
Actual
Rushing Zach Zwinak 55 83.33 Carey (Arizona) 148.38 7 Bell (Michigan St.) 137.92
  Michael Zordich   25.08    25   
Passing Efficiency (Min. 15 Att./Game) Matt McGloin 51 137.66 Murray (Georgia) 174.82 4 Martinez (Nebraska) 141.59
Total Offense Matt McGloin 40 268.33 Manziel (Texas A&M) 393.54 3 Martinez (Nebraska) 277.86
  Zach Zwinak   83.33    17   
Receptions Per Game Allen Robinson 26 6.42 Shuler (Marshall) 9.17 1 Robinson (Penn St.) 6.42
  Kyle Carter   4.00    8   
Receiving Yards Per Game Allen Robinson 33 84.83 Williams (Baylor) 140.92 1 Robinson (Penn St.) 84.83
  Kyle Carter   50.33    10   
  Brandon Moseby-Felder   36.42    21   
Interceptions Michael Mauti T-74 .27 Thomas (Fresno St.) .62 7 Howard (Ohio St.) .33
  Adrian Amos   .17    T-19   
  Gerald Hodges   .17    T-19   
Punting (Min. 3.6 Punts/Game) Alex Butterworth 92 37.35 Allen (Louisiana Tech) 48.04 10 Sadler (Michigan St.) 43.32
Punt Returns (Min. 1.2 Ret./Game) Jesse Della Valle 43 7.60 Thompson (Kansas St.) 19.75 2 Brown (Ohio St.) 12.28
Kickoff Returns (Min. 1.2 Ret./Game)     McDuffie (UCF) 34.24   Cotton (Iowa) 28.21
Field Goals Sam Ficken T-49 1.17 Sharp (Oklahoma St.) 2.15 7 Conroy (Michigan St.) 1.77
Scoring Sam Ficken T-94 6.75 Dixon (Louisiana Tech) 14.00 11 Hyde (Ohio St.) 10.20
  Allen Robinson   5.50    18   
All-Purpose Runners Zach Zwinak   98.08 Andrews (Western Ky.) 243.15 9 Mark (Northwestern) 166.62
  Allen Robinson   84.83    15   
Sacks Deion Barnes T-73 .50 Smith (Western Ky.) 1.25 6 Simon (Ohio St.) .82
  Jordan Hill   .38    T-13   
  Sean Stanley   .36    16   
  Ethan Hull   .33    T-21   
  Anthony Zettel   .33    T-21   
Tackles Gerald Hodges T-44 9.08 Burdette (UAB) 13.08 4 Hitchens (Iowa) 11.27
  Michael Mauti 56 8.73    6   
  Glenn Carson   7.08    17   
Tackles For Loss Sean Stanley   .86 Jones (Georgia) 2.04 13 Shazier (Ohio St.) 1.42
  Deion Barnes   .83    T-15   
  Jordan Hill   .71    T-23   
  Gerald Hodges   .71    T-23   
T=tied at this ranking