Washington vs Ohio State By-the-Numbers

The Washington football team, off to its first 2-0 start since the 2001 season, faces another stiff challenge this week as Ohio State, ranked No. 10 in both polls, visits Husky Stadium for a 12:30 p.m. (PDT) game.

OHIO ST. VS. WASHINGTON

Sat, Sept 15, 2007, 12:30 pm PDT
TV: ESPN
Husky Stadium
Field: FieldTurf

OHIO ST.

WASHINGTON
Overall Record 2-0(.1000) 2-0(1.000)
Location Record 0-0(.000) on the road 1-0(1.000) at home
Scoring/G: PF&PA(Rank) 29.0(46)4.0(5) 33.0(38)11.0(14)
Yardage/G: PF&PA(Rank) 390.0(63)122.5(1) 393.0(61)297.5(40)
Rushing/G: PF&PA(Rank) 171.5(48)44.0(13) 217.5(26)55.5(18)
Passing/G: PF&PA(Rank) 218.5(66)78.5(13)* 175.5(95)242.0(40)*
Turnover Margin(Rank) -2.5(110) 1.5(17)
AP Poll 10 NR
Coaches Poll 10 NR
Sagarin Rating 19(84.52) 18(84.69)
20-year records as favorite
& as underdog at location
8-21-3 (.297) as ROAD Underdog
54-8-1 (.865) as ROAD favorite
78-17-1 (.818) as HOME Underdog
7-13-1 (.357) as HOME favorite
Schedule/Results 2-0(.1000) 2-0(1.000)
09/01/07 Youngstown St. (W 38-6) 08/31/07 At Syracuse (W 42-12)
09/08/07 Akron (W 20-2) 09/08/07 Boise St. (W 24-10)
09/15/07 At Washington (NP) 09/15/07 Ohio St. (NP)
09/22/07 Northwestern (NP) 09/22/07 At UCLA (NP)
09/29/07 At Minnesota (NP) 09/29/07 Southern California (NP)
10/06/07 At Purdue (NP) 10/06/07 BYE (NP)
10/13/07 Kent St. (NP) 10/13/07 At Arizona St. (NP)
10/20/07 Michigan St. (NP) 10/20/07 Oregon (NP)
10/27/07 At Penn St. (NP) 10/27/07 Arizona (NP)
11/03/07 Wisconsin (NP) 11/03/07 At Stanford (NP)
11/10/07 Illinois (NP) 11/10/07 At Oregon St. (NP)
11/17/07 At Michigan (NP) 11/17/07 California (NP)
  11/24/07 Washington St. (NP)
  12/01/07 At Hawaii (NP)
Last Meeting
2003
Washington 9
Ohio State 28
* Rank shown is for pass efficiency defense.
Stats appearing in BLUE are the better of the 2 teams.

More Statistics

Statistic OHIO ST. WASHINGTON Diff Last Year
OSU OPP DIFF UW OPP DIFF OSU-UW UW
Pts / G 29.0 4.0 25.0 33.0 11.0 22.0 -4.0 21.8
Yds / G 390.0 122.5 267.5 393.0 297.5 95.5 -3.0 321.8
Rushing Yds / G 171.5 44.0 127.5 217.5 55.5 162.0 -46.0 127.9
Passing Yds / G 218.5 78.5 140.0 175.5 242.0 -66.5 43.0 193.8
Yds / Play 5.4 2.4 3.1 6.1 4.3 1.9 -0.7 5.0
Rushing Yds / Car 4.2 1.7 2.5 5.4 1.8 3.6 -1.2 3.8
Passing Yds / Att 7.0 3.1 4.0 7.5 6.1 1.3 -0.4 6.2
Passing Yds / Cmp 10.7 5.6 5.1 12.1 9.9 2.2 -1.4 13.0
Passing Cmp % 66.1 54.9 11.2 61.7 62.0 -0.3 4.4 48.0
Punt Return Avg 6.9 5.5 1.4 5.0 7.0 -2.0 1.9 6.5
Yds / 7 Pts 94.1 214.4 120.2 83.4 189.3 106.0 -10.8 103.2
Plays / 7 Pts 17.4 91.0 73.6 13.6 44.5 31.0 -3.8 20.7
Rushing Play % 56.9 51.0 6.0 63.3 43.6 19.7 -6.3 51.9
Passing Play % 43.1 49.0 -6.0 36.7 56.4 -19.7 6.3 48.1
Plays/Game 72.0 52.0 20.0 64.0 70.0 -6.0 0.0 58.7
Turnovers / G 3.0 0.5 -2.5 1.0 2.5 1.5 -2.0 1.8
Fumbles / G 2.0 0.5 -1.5 0.5 1.0 0.5 -1.5 0.5
Intercept / G 1.0 0.0 -1.0 0.5 1.5 1.0 -0.5 1.3
A positive(+) differential (DIFF) means that a team is better than its year-to-date opponents for a given statistic while a
negative(-) differential (shown in red) means that it is worse. Blue in last year's column means current year is better in given statistic.

Top Players

OHIO ST.
Rank Category Player Value
11 Receiving Yards Per Game Brian Robiskie 117.50
22 Passing Efficiency (Min. 15 Att./Game) Todd Boeckman 152.40
26 Field Goals Ryan Pretorius 1.50
32 Receptions Per Game Brian Robiskie 6.50
44 Rushing Chris Wells 94.50
66 All-Purpose Runners Brian Robiskie 134.50
67 Punt Returns (Min. 1.2 Ret./Game) Brian Robiskie 6.80
72 Punt Returns (Min. 1.2 Ret./Game) Malcolm Jenkins 5.33
93 Total Offense Todd Boeckman 168.00
WASHINGTON
Rank Category Player Value
7 Sacks Greyson Gunheim 1.25
10 Sacks Caesar Rayford 1.00
10 Sacks Daniel Te'o-Nesheim 1.00
32 Interceptions Greyson Gunheim 0.50
32 Interceptions Roy Lewis 0.50
32 Interceptions Vonzell McDowell 0.50
33 Punting (Min. 3.6 Punts/Game) Jared Ballman 42.50
43 Total Offense Jake Locker 251.00
43 Rushing Louis Rankin 96.00
43 Code Louis Rankin 96.00
49 Tackles For Loss Daniel Howell 1.50
50 Tackles E.J. Savannah 9.50
52 Scoring Jake Locker 9.00
52 Scoring Louis Rankin 9.00
53 Passing Efficiency (Min. 15 Att./Game) Jake Locker 128.27
63 Receiving Yards Per Game Marcel Reece 76.00
64 Rushing Jake Locker 83.50
80 Field Goals Ryan Perkins 0.50
93 Kickoff Returns (Min. 1.2 Ret./Game) Brandon Johnson 20.00

Player Profiles

Category OHIO ST. WASHINGTON
Average height 6'2" 6'2"
Average weight 228.0 232.0
%Seniors(including 5th years) 11% 37%
Average Experience 2.31 1.89
%In-state 69% 45%
Top states OH-78 WA-45
PA-7 CA-39
FL-6 HI-5
Total Players 113 100
RTN Offensive Starters 5 6
RTN Defensive Starters 6 6
RTN Lettermen 41 36
Lost Lettermen 21 26

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