Washington vs Cal By-the-Numbers

Washington football team (3-7 overall, 1-6 in the Pac-10) returns home for the first of two straight games at Husky Stadium as the Dawgs take on California (6-4 overall, 3-4 Pac-10) in a 12:30 p.m. game Saturday at Husky Stadium.


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CALIFORNIA VS. WASHINGTON

Sat, Nov 17, 2007 12:30pm PST
TV: ABC
Husky Stadium
Field: FieldTurf

CALIFORNIA

WASHINGTON
Overall Record 6-4(.600) 3-7(.300)
Location Record 2-2(.500) on the road 1-4(.200) at home
Scoring/G: PF&PA(Rank) 30.3(45) 25.5(51) 28.0(54) 31.1(91)
Yardage/G: PF&PA(Rank) 401.0(51) 373.8(55) 381.6(69) 437.3(95)
Rushing/G: PF&PA(Rank) 169.4(42) 136.9(49) 182.0(33) 205.2(102)
Passing/G: PF&PA(Rank) 231.6(55) 236.9(54)* 199.6(83) 232.1(65)*
Turnover Margin(Rank) 0.3(41) -0.3(74)
AP Poll NR NR
Coaches Poll NR NR
Sagarin Rating 25(80.10) 58(73.04)
Since 1985 records as favorite
& as underdog at location
20-61-1 (.250) as ROAD Underdog
20-13-0 (.606) as ROAD Favorite
82-22-1 (.786) as HOME Favorite
9-14-1 (.396) as HOME Underdog
Schedule/Results 6-4(.600) 3-7(.300)
09/01/07 Tennessee (W 45-31) 08/31/07 At Syracuse (W 42-12)
09/08/07 At Colorado St. (W 34-28) 09/08/07 Boise St. (W 24-10)
09/15/07 Louisiana Tech (W 42-12) 09/15/07 Ohio St. (L 14-33)
09/22/07 Arizona (W 45-27) 09/22/07 At UCLA (L 31-44)
09/29/07 At Oregon (W 31-24) 09/29/07 Southern California (L 24-27)
10/06/07 BYE (NP) 10/06/07 At BYE (NP)
10/13/07 Oregon St. (L 28-31) 10/13/07 At Arizona St. (L 20-44)
10/20/07 At UCLA (L 21-30) 10/20/07 Oregon (L 34-55)
10/27/07 At Arizona St. (L 20-31) 10/27/07 Arizona (L 41-48)
11/03/07 Washington St. (W 20-17) 11/03/07 At Stanford (W 27-9)
11/10/07 Southern California (L 17-24) 11/10/07 At Oregon St. (L 23-29)
11/17/07 At Washington (NP) 11/17/07 California (NP)
11/24/07 BYE (NP) 11/24/07 Washington St. (NP)
12/01/07 At Stanford (NP) 12/01/07 At Hawaii (NP)
Last Meeting
2006
Washington 21
Arizona 10
* Rank shown is for pass efficiency defense.
Stats appearing in BLUE are the better of the 2 teams.


Statistic CALIFORNIA WASHINGTON Diff Last Year
CAL OPP DIFF UW OPP DIFF Cal-UW UW
Pts / G 30.3 25.5 4.8 28.0 31.1 -3.1 2.3 21.8
Yds / G 401.0 373.8 27.2 381.6 437.3 -55.7 19.4 321.8
Rushing Yds / G 169.4 136.9 32.5 182.0 205.2 -23.2 -12.6 127.9
Passing Yds / G 231.6 236.9 -5.3 199.6 232.1 -32.5 32.0 193.8
Yds / Play 5.8 5.0 0.8 5.5 5.8 -0.3 0.2 5.0
Rushing Yds / Car 4.8 3.6 1.1 4.8 5.0 -0.2 0.0 3.8
Passing Yds / Att 6.8 6.4 0.4 6.4 6.8 -0.4 0.4 6.2
Passing Yds / Cmp 11.4 10.3 1.1 13.5 11.3 2.2 -2.1 13.0
Passing Cmp % 59.6 62.3 -2.6 47.6 60.5 -12.9 12.1 48.0
Punt Return Avg 10.2 2.9 7.2 8.3 6.9 1.4 1.8 6.5
Yds / 7 Pts 92.6 102.6 10.0 95.4 98.4 3.0 2.8 103.2
Plays / 7 Pts 16.1 20.5 4.4 17.3 16.9 -0.4 1.2 20.7
Rushing Play % 50.9 50.4 0.5 55.1 54.9 0.1 -4.1 51.9
Passing Play % 49.1 49.6 -0.5 44.9 45.1 -0.1 4.1 48.1
Plays/Game 69.7 74.8 -5.1 69.2 75.2 -6.0 0.0 58.7
Turnovers / G 1.9 2.2 0.3 2.1 1.8 -0.3 0.2 1.8
Fumbles / G 0.8 1.3 0.5 0.9 0.8 -0.1 0.1 0.5
Intercept / G 1.1 0.9 -0.2 1.2 1.0 -0.2 0.1 1.3
Penalties: No/G 7.4 6.5 -0.9 6.1 8.2 2.1 -1.3 5.0
Penalties: Yards/G 61.2 51.9 -9.3 46.3 68.6 22.3 -14.9 42.3
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.


CALIFORNIA
Rank Category Player Value
18 Rushing Justin Forsett 116.6
27 Kickoff Returns (Min. 1.2 Ret./Game) Jahvid Best 27
40 All-Purpose Runners Lavelle Hawkins 135.4
45 Tackles Anthony Felder 9.5
45 Receptions Per Game DeSean Jackson 5.6
45 Receptions Per Game Lavelle Hawkins 5.6
48 All-Purpose Runners Justin Forsett 132.7
53 Receiving Yards Per Game Lavelle Hawkins 73.40
55 Total Offense Nate Longshore 224.33
59 Tackles Worrell Williams 8.90
62 Punting (Min. 3.6 Punts/Game) Andrew Larson 40.72
62 Scoring Justin Forsett 7.80
71 Passing Efficiency (Min. 15 Att./Game) Nate Longshore 125.38
75 Field Goals Jordan Kay 1.00
85 Receiving Yards Per Game DeSean Jackson 65.00
97 Scoring Jordan Kay 6.90
97 Kickoff Returns (Min. 1.2 Ret./Game) Lavelle Hawkins 22.15
WASHINGTON
Rank Category Player Value
16 All-Purpose Runners Louis Rankin 168.00
38 Sacks Greyson Gunheim 0.65
38 Total Offense Jake Locker 250.30
50 Rushing Louis Rankin 85.30
53 Tackles E.J. Savannah 9.10
58 Rushing Jake Locker 80.70
62 Sacks Daniel Te'o-Nesheim 0.55
68 Punting (Min. 3.6 Punts/Game) Jared Ballman 40.31
72 Punt Returns (Min. 1.2 Ret./Game) Anthony Russo 6.73
72 Code Anthony Russo 6.73
72 Tackles For Loss Greyson Gunheim 1.05
75 Field Goals Ryan Perkins 1.00
90 Tackles For Loss E.J. Savannah 1.00
97 Receiving Yards Per Game Marcel Reece 60.70
99 Receiving Yards Per Game Anthony Russo 60.10
100 Kickoff Returns (Min. 1.2 Ret./Game) Louis Rankin 22.06


Category CALIFORNIA WASHINGTON
Average height 6'1" 6'1"
Average weight 228lbs 228lbs
%Seniors(including 5th years) 17% 25%
Average Experience 1.93 yrs 2.09 yrs
%In-state 83% 45%
Top states CA-96 WA-50
HI-5 CA-42
NV-3 HI-4
Total Players 118 110
RTN Offensive Starters 8 6
RTN Defensive Starters 5 6
RTN Lettermen 48 36
Lost Lettermen 23 26

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