Washington vs California By-the-Numbers

Washington used to own this team. I mean, Washington had won every meeting between these two teams since well before Henry Han was born. And then there was last year. Ugh! How do the numbers crunch for Saturday? Here you go . . .

Washington at California
Saturday, Nov 15, 2003, 12:30pm PST
TV - none
Natural Grass
Probablitiy:

54%


Washington

California
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 Rating
iDawg D-Index
 
9-year records as favorite
& as underdog at location

vs. same-field
opponents (2)

USC
at UCLA

Schedule/Results

Aug 23rd
Aug 30th
Sept 6th
Sept 13th
Sept 20th
Sept 27th
Oct 4th
Oct 11th
Oct 18th
Oct 25th
Nov 1st
Nov 8th
Nov 15th
Nov 22th
5-5 (.500)  
1-3 (.250)  on the road
 
27.8 (52) 24.3 (57)
411.6 (34) 358.7 (49)
132.2 (80) 129.1 (37)
279.4 (21) 229.6 (59)*
 
-0.30 (76)  
 
NR 
NR 
 
56 
27 
 
12-19-0 (.387)
as road underdog
 
 
0-2 (.000)

lost 43-23 [Oct 25]
lost 46-16 [Oct 4]

5 - 5 (.500)

 
@Ohio St lost 9 to 28
Indiana won 38 to 13
BYE
Idaho won 45 to 14
Stanford won 28 to 17
@UCLA lost 16 to 48
Nevada lost 28 to 17
@OSU won 38 to 17
USC lost 43 to 23
Oregon won 42 to 10
@Arizona lost
@Cal
@WSU
5-6 (.455)  
3-2 (.600)  at home
 
29.6 (45) 24.5 (58)
388.1 (54) 387.3 (71)
151.4 (61) 146.2 (54)
263.7 (43) 241.1 (83)*
 
0.18 (53)  
 
NR  
NR 
 
42 
38 
 
15-11-0 (.577)
as home favorite
 
 
1 - 1 (.500)

won 34-31 [Sept 27]
Lost 23-20 [Oct 18]

5-6 (.455)

@Kansas St lost 28 to 42
So Miss won 34 to 2
Colorado St lost 21 to 23
@Utah lost 24 to 31
@Illinois won 31 to 24
USC won 34 to 31 OT
Oregon St lost 21 to 35
BYE
@UCLA lost 20 to 23 OT
Arizona won 42 to 14
@ASU won 51 to 23
@Oregon lost 17 to 21
UW
@Stanford

Last meeting (2002) California 34
  Washington 27

* Rank shown is for pass efficiency defense.
 

Even More Numbers

Statistics Washington California
Differentials
+favors UW
-favors Cal
Statistic WASH OPP DIFF CAL OPP DIFF WASH - CAL OPP DIFF DIFF DIFF
Pts / G 27.8 24.3 3.5 29.4 24.5 4.9 -1.6 0.2 -1.4
Yds / G 411.6 358.7 52.9 388.1 387.3 0.8 23.5 28.6 52.1
Rushing Yds / G 132.2 129.1 3.1 151.4 146.2 5.2 -19.2 17.1 -2.1
Passing Yds / G 279.4 129.1 49.8 236.7 241.1 -4.4 42.7 11.5 54.2
Yds / Play 5.3 5.3 0.0 5.5 5.6 -0.1 -0.2 0.3 0.1
Rushing Yds / Car 3.4 3.4 0.0 3.9 3.9 0.0 -0.5 0.5 0.0
Passing Yds / Att 7.1 7.5 -0.4 7.5 7.6 0.0 -0.4 0.1 -0.4
Passing Yds / Cmp 12.6 14.5 -1.9 12.7 13.5 -0.8 -0.1 -1.0 -1.1
Passing Cmp % 56.5 51.6 4.9 59.4 56.1 3.3 -2.9 4.5 1.6
Punt Return Avg 11.4 5.3 6.1 10.7 5.3 5.4 0.7 0.0 0.7
Yds / 7 Pts 103.6 103.3 -0.3 92.5 110.9 18.3 -11.1 -7.6 -18.6
Plays / 7 Pts 19.7 19.6 0.0 16.8 19.8 3.1 -2.9 -0.2 -3.1
Rushing Play % 49.7 55.1 -5.4 55.4 53.9 1.4 -5.7 -1.2 -6.8
Passing Play % 50.3 44.9 5.4 44.6 46.1 -1.4 5.7 1.2 6.8
Turnovers / G 2.2 1.9 -0.3 1.5 1.6 0.2 -0.7 0.3 -0.5
Fumbles / G 1.2 0.8 -0.4 0.8 0.6 -0.2 -0.4 0.2 -0.2
Intercept / G 1.0 1.1 0.1 0.6 1.0 0.4 -0.4 0.1 -0.3

Who's Who between the 2 teams

Players Ranked Among Top 50 Within an NCAA Statistical Category(2003)
Washington
Rank Category Player Value Units
2 Receptions Per Game Reggie Williams 7.8 gm
7 Receiving Yards Per Game Reggie Williams 102.7 yds/gm
20 Interceptions Derrick Johnson 0.5 gm
23 Punt Returns (Min. 1.2 Ret./Game) Charles Frederick 12.23 yds @
24 Total Offense Cody Pickett 261.5 yds/gm
38 Punting (Min. 3.6 Punts/Game) Garth Erickson 42.04 yds @

California
Rank Category Player Value Units
12 Receiving Yards Per Game Geoff McArthur 98.09 yds/gm
27 Rushing Adimchinobe Echemandu 97.64 yds/gm
32 Receptions Per Game Geoff McArthur 5.73 gm
43 Passing Efficiency (Min. 15 Att./Game) Aaron Rodgers 131.83 rat
50 Field Goals Tyler Fredrickson 1.09 gm

Other team tidbits

Category/strong> Washington California
Average Height 6'2" 6'1"
Average Weight 226 lbs 229 lbs
% Seniors 18% 16%
Avg Experience 2.01 yrs 2.02 yrs
% In State 52% 89%
Top States WA-64 CA-113
CA-35 TX-3
HI-5 OR-2
Total Players 123 127
Data current as of Nov 11, 2003
Direct any questions about accuracy to
pthrapp@dawgman.com

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