Washington vs Washington State By-the-Numbers

Washington State limps into Seattle after a punishing defeat at the hands of a short-handed Oregon State team, while Washington beat a sleepwalking California team last Saturday. PT has crunched the numbers for the 100th Apple Cup, and here is how they look.


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WASHINGTON ST. VS. WASHINGTON

Sat, Nov 24, 2007 4:00pm PST
TV: FSN
Husky Stadium
Field: FieldTurf

WASHINGTON ST.

WASHINGTON
Overall Record 4-7(.364) 4-7(.364)
Location Record 0-5(.000) on the road 2-4(.333) at home
Scoring/G: PF&PA(Rank) 24.2(82) 32.2(97) 28.8(54) 30.4(83)
Yardage/G: PF&PA(Rank) 428.6(29) 413.8(79) 387.1(64) 432.4(93)
Rushing/G: PF&PA(Rank) 116.2(99) 156.6(65) 195.8(26) 199.9(99)
Passing/G: PF&PA(Rank) 312.4(9) 257.2(88)* 191.3(94) 232.5(75)*
Turnover Margin(Rank) -0.5(87) 0.0(59)
AP Poll NR NR
Coaches Poll NR NR
Sagarin Rating 37(77.59) 50(74.25)
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 4-7(.364) 4-7(.364)
09/01/07 At Wisconsin (L 21-42) 08/31/07 At Syracuse (W 42-12)
09/08/07 San Diego St. (W 45-17) 09/08/07 Boise St. (W 24-10)
09/15/07 Idaho (W 45-28) 09/15/07 Ohio St. (L 14-33)
09/22/07 At Southern California (L 14-47) 09/22/07 At UCLA (L 31-44)
09/29/07 At Arizona (L 20-48) 09/29/07 Southern California (L 24-27)
10/06/07 Arizona St. (L 20-23) 10/06/07 At BYE (NP)
10/13/07 At Oregon (L 7-53) 10/13/07 At Arizona St. (L 20-44)
10/20/07 BYE (NP) 10/20/07 Oregon (L 34-55)
10/27/07 UCLA (W 27-7) 10/27/07 Arizona (L 41-48)
11/03/07 At California (L 17-20) 11/03/07 At Stanford (W 27-9)
11/10/07 Stanford (W 33-17) 11/10/07 At Oregon St. (L 23-29)
11/17/07 Oregon St. (L 17-52) 11/17/07 California (W 37-23)
11/24/07 At Washington (NP) 11/24/07 Washington St. (NP)
  12/01/07 At Hawaii (NP)
Last Meeting
2006
Washington 35
Washington State 32
* Rank shown is for pass efficiency defense.
Stats appearing in BLUE are the better of the 2 teams.

More Statistics

Statistic WASHINGTON ST. WASHINGTON Diff Last Year
WSU OPP DIFF UW OPP DIFF WSU-UW UW
Pts / G 24.2 32.2 -8.0 28.8 30.4 -1.5 -4.6 21.8
Yds / G 428.5 413.8 14.7 387.1 432.4 -45.3 41.5 321.8
Rushing Yds / G 116.2 156.6 -40.5 195.8 199.9 -4.1 -79.6 127.9
Passing Yds / G 312.4 257.2 55.2 191.3 232.5 -41.2 121.1 193.8
Yds / Play 5.7 5.4 0.2 5.6 5.9 -0.3 0.1 5.0
Rushing Yds / Car 3.7 3.8 -0.2 4.9 5.0 -0.1 -1.3 3.8
Passing Yds / Att 7.1 7.3 -0.2 6.4 7.0 -0.6 0.7 6.2
Passing Yds / Cmp 12.2 11.4 0.8 13.6 11.4 2.2 -1.3 13.0
Passing Cmp % 58.1 63.6 -5.5 47.0 61.3 -14.3 11.1 48.0
Punt Return Avg 7.2 4.5 2.7 10.9 7.1 3.9 -3.8 6.5
Yds / 7 Pts 124.1 90.0 -34.0 94.0 99.7 5.7 -30.0 103.2
Plays / 7 Pts 21.9 16.6 -5.3 16.9 16.9 0.0 -5.0 20.7
Rushing Play % 41.8 53.5 -11.6 57.0 54.5 2.5 -15.1 51.9
Passing Play % 58.2 46.5 11.6 43.0 45.5 -2.5 15.1 48.1
Plays/Game 75.6 76.2 -0.5 69.7 73.4 -3.6 0.0 58.7
Turnovers / G 2.3 1.8 -0.5 1.9 1.9 0.0 -0.4 1.8
Fumbles / G 0.6 0.7 0.1 0.8 0.9 0.1 0.2 0.5
Intercept / G 1.6 1.1 -0.5 1.1 1.0 -0.1 -0.5 1.3
Penalties: No/G 6.2 6.8 0.6 6.2 8.0 1.8 0.0 5.0
Penalties: Yards/G 52.5 65.4 12.9 47.1 67.3 20.2 -5.4 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.

Top Players

WASHINGTON ST.
Rank Category Player Value
7 Receiving Yards Per Game Brandon Gibson 104.3
11 Total Offense Alex Brink 313
30 Sacks Andy Mattingly 0.73
33 Receptions Per Game Brandon Gibson 6.1
40 Receptions Per Game Michael Bumpus 5.82
48 Interceptions Husain Abdullah 0.36
48 Field Goals Romeen Abdollmohammodi 1.27
49 Passing Efficiency (Min. 15 Att./Game) Alex Brink 130.79
65 Punt Returns (Min. 1.2 Ret./Game) Michael Bumpus 7.60
72 Receiving Yards Per Game Michael Bumpus 66.27
77 Punting (Min. 3.6 Punts/Game) Reid Forrest 39.76
78 Receptions Per Game Jed Collins 4.73
87 Tackles For Loss Andy Mattingly 1.00
94 All-Purpose Runners Brandon Gibson 107.50
WASHINGTON
Rank Category Player Value
13 All-Purpose Runners Louis Rankin 178.36
35 Rushing Louis Rankin 97.91
39 Total Offense Jake Locker 250.30
40 Punt Returns (Min. 1.2 Ret./Game) Anthony Russo 9.71
50 Sacks Greyson Gunheim 0.59
55 Field Goals Ryan Perkins 1.18
57 Rushing Jake Locker 80.70
67 Punting (Min. 3.6 Punts/Game) Jared Ballman 40.40
80 Sacks Daniel Te'o-Nesheim 0.50
80 Code Daniel Te'o-Nesheim 0.50
85 Kickoff Returns (Min. 1.2 Ret./Game) Louis Rankin 22.47
86 Tackles E.J. Savannah 8.36
87 Tackles For Loss Greyson Gunheim 1.00
100 Scoring Ryan Perkins 7.00

Team Vitals

Category WASHINGTON ST. WASHINGTON
Average height 6'1" 6'1"
Average weight 225lbs 228lbs
%Seniors(including 5th years) 15% 25%
Average Experience 1.89 yrs 2.09 yrs
%In-state 50% 45%
Top states WA-66 WA-50
CA-37 CA-42
TX-7 HI-4
Total Players 133 110
RTN Offensive Starters 7 6
RTN Defensive Starters 5 6
RTN Lettermen 55 36
Lost Lettermen 19 26

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