Washington vs USC By-the-Numbers

After a two-year haitus, the USC Trojans come galloping into Husky Stadium. It'll be good to see the Men of Troy again, as the Huskies have not seen them since true freshman Carson Palmer made his debut at QB. Here are how the numbers break down for the Washington vs. USC match up on Saturday.

USC at Washington
Sat, Oct 6, 2001
12:30 PM PDT
FieldTurf
FOX TV
Probability(1):

87%


Southern Cal

Washington
Overall record
Location record

Scoring/G: PF&PA (Rank)

Yardage/G: YF&YA (Rank)
Rushing/G: YF&YA (Rank)
Passing/G: YF&YA (Rank)

Turnover margin/G

AP Poll
Coaches Poll

Sagarin's Rating(Team)
Collegio Rating**

7-year record
as Favorite

and Underdog
at location

vs. same-field
opponents (2)

at California
STANFORD

1 - 3 (.250)
0 - 1 (.000) on the road

16.3 (96) 16.3 (20)

348.5 (68) 348.5 (55)
83.3 (104) 184.5 (89)
265.3 (25) 164.0 (38)*

+0.25 (45)

NR (NR)
NR (NR)

51
22

5-10-0 (.333)
as ROAD Underdog

14-8-1 (.630)
as ROAD Favorite



0 - 1 (.000)

TBD [Nov. 10]
Lost 21 - 16 [Sept. 29]

3 - 0 (1.000)
2 - 0 (1.000) at home

35.7 (18) 16.3 (21)

369.3 (56)  330.7 (21)
132.0 (70) 114.7 (34)
237.3 (43)  216.0 (56)*

+1.33 (14)

11 (13)
10 (12)

7
41

30-7-0 (.811)
as HOME Favorite


2-2-1 (.500)
as HOME Underdog



1 - 0 (1.000)

Won 31-28 [Sept. 29]
TBD [Nov. 3]

Last meeting (1998) Washington 10
  Southern Cal 33

* Rank shown is for pass efficiency defense.
** The Collegio rating is from 0 to 100, where 100 is equivalent to the 1995 Nebraska team. See bottom for further details.
(1) Probability determined by collegio software.

Even More Numbers

 
Southern Cal

Washington
Differentials
+favors USC
-favors UW
Statistics USC Opp DIFF UW Opp DIFF USC-UW OPP DIFF DIFF DIFF
Pts/G 16.3 16.3 0.0 35.7 16.3 +19.4 -19.4 0.0 -19.4
Yards/G 348 348 0 369 331 +38 -21 -18 -39
Rush Yrds/G 83 184 -101 132 115 +17 -49 -70 -119
Pass Yrds/G 265 164 +101 237 216 +21 +28 +52 +80
Yrds/Play 5.3 5.0 +0.2 5.4 4.6 +0.8 -0.1 -0.4 -0.6
Rush Yrds/Carry 2.8 4.5 -1.7 3.2 3.3 -0.1 +0.4 -1.2 -1.6
Pass Yrds/Att 7.3 5.8 +1.5 8.8 5.8 +3.0 -1.5 0.0 -1.5
Pass Yrds/Cmp 12.6 10.8 +1.9 14.2 10.8 +3.4 -1.6 0.0 -1.5
Pass Cmp % 57.5 53.5 +4.0 61.7 54.1 +7.7 -4.2 +0.6 -3.7
Punt Rtn Avg 8.5 7.2 +1.2 18.4 13.6 +4.8 -9.9 +6.4 -3.6
Yrds/7 Pts 150.1 150.1 0.0 72.5 141.7 +69.2 -77.6 +8.4 -69.2
Plays/7 Pts 28.5 29.8 +1.3 13.4 30.6 +17.2 -15.1 -0.8 -15.9
Rush Play % 44.9 58.8 -13.9 60.5 48.1 +12.4 -15.6 -10.7 -26.3
Pass Play % 55.1 41.2 +13.9 39.5 51.9 -12.4 +15.6 +10.7 +26.3
Turnovers/G 2.0 2.2 +0.2 0.7 2.0 +1.3 -1.3 +0.2 -1.1
Fumbles/G 0.5 1.2 +0.7 0.3 0.7 +0.3 -0.2 +0.5 +0.4
Intercept/G 1.5 1.0 -0.5 0.3 1.3 +1.0 -1.2 -0.3 -1.5
Turnover % 3.0 3.2 +0.2 1.0 2.8 +1.8 -2.0 +0.4 -1.6
Fumble % 1.7 3.1 +1.4 0.8 1.9 +1.1 -0.9 +1.2 +0.3
Intercept % 4.1 3.5 -0.6 1.2 3.6 +2.4 -2.9 -0.1 -3.0

Who's Who between the 2 teams

Players Ranked Among Top 50 Within an NCAA Statistical Category (2001)

Washington
Rank Category Player Value Units
3Punt ReturnsCharles Frederick21.63yds @
5Field GoalsJohn Anderson2.00fg/g
14InterceptionsRoc Alexander0.67int/g
15PuntingDerek McLaughlin44.71yds @
19Receiving YardsReggie Williams91.33yds/g
21ScoringJohn Anderson9.67pts/g
26Passing EfficiencyCody Pickett140.00rtg pts
36Total OffenseCody Pickett232.70yds/g
65InterceptionsOmare Lowe0.33int/g
65InterceptionsJamaun Willis0.33int/g
81RushingRich Alexis67.33yds/g
96ScoringRich Alexis6.00pts/g
96ScoringPaul Arnold6.00pts/g


Southern Cal
Rank Category Player Value Units
14Total OffenseCarson Palmer279.30yds/g
27ScoringSultan McCullough9.00pts/g
38Receiving YardsKareem Kelly76.00yds/g
39Punt ReturnsKevin Arbet11.43yds @
46Field GoalsDavid Davis1.00fg/g
56PuntingMike MacGillivray39.69yds @
57ReceptionsKareem Kelly5.00rec/g
64Kickoff ReturnsDarrell Rideaux21.78yds @
72Passing EfficiencyCarson Palmer114.90rtg pts
80RushingSultan McCullough67.50yds/g

Other team tidbits:

Category /strong>
Southern Cal

Washington
Average Height 6'1" 6'1"
Average Weight 227 lbs 231 lbs
% Seniors 20 24
Average Experience 2.13 yrs 2.08 yrs
% In State 86 43
Top States CA-90 WA-48
TX-2 CA-38
OR-2 AZ-4
Total Players 101 104
Data current as of October 1, 2001
Source:
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