1996 Statistics

1996 Results (3-8, 2-6 in Big Ten)

Date      Opponent            Score    Attendance
Aug. 31   at Michigan State   L 14-52  72,511s
Sept. 14  at Notre Dame       L 0-35   59,075s
Sept. 21  WEST VIRGINIA       L 6-20   39,445
Sept. 28  N.C. STATE          W 42-21  39,739
Oct. 5    MINNESOTA           W 30-27  45,805
Oct. 12   at Penn State       L 14-31  96,653s
Oct. 19   OHIO STATE          L 14-42  58,323
Nov. 2    at Wisconsin        L 25-33  78,330s
Nov. 9    MICHIGAN            W 9-3    39,328
Nov. 16   at Northwestern     L 24-27  41,178
Nov. 23   INDIANA             L 16-33  49,197
(s) Denotes sellout     
Home Attendance:         271,837
6-Home Average:           45,306
Road Attendance:         347,747
5-Game Road Average:      69,549
Season Attendance:       619,584
11-Game Season Average:   56,326

Team Statistics

                           Purdue  Opponent
Total First Downs            224     210
First Downs-Rushing          97      91
First Downs-Passing          118     103
First Downs-Penalty          9       16
Fumbles/Lost                 15/7    16/9
Penalties/Yards              74/533  52/445
Sacks/Yards Lost             34/211  24/154
Third Down Conversions       53-163  62-153
Third Down Conversion Pct.   .325    .405
Fourth Down Conversions      13-23   4-10
Fourth Down Conversion Pct.  .565    .400
Avg. Time of Possession      30:31   29:29

Scoring by Quarters

1st 2nd 3rd 4th Total PURDUE 38 74 38 44 194-17.6

Passing

ATT CMP INT PCT YDS TD LP RAT Reeves, J. 102 51 5 .500 772 6 86 123.2 Trefzger, R. 170 96 8 .565 1158 8 90 119.8 Dicken, B. 81 40 4 .494 518 1 34 97.3 PURDUE 353 187 17 .530 2448 15 90 115.6 Opponents 321 180 11 .561 2244 11 80 119.3

Pass Receiving

REC YDS AVG LP TD AVG Alford, B. 63 1057 16.8 90 12 5.7 Tillman, W. 40 557 13.9 35 2 3.6 Watson, E. 25 220 8.8 28 0 2.3 Olivadotti, K. 16 171 10.7 22 0 1.5 Jones, I. 14 241 17.2 86 1 1.3 Jewell, B. 11 92 8.4 21 0 1.0 Matthews, K. 9 29 3.2 11 0 0.8 Haddad, E. 2 19 9.5 14 0 0.2 Johnson, L. 2 16 8.0 15 0 0.2 Winston, Don. 1 5 5.0 5 0 0.1 Daniels, C. 1 22 22.0 22 0 0.1 Johnson, R. 1 7 7.0 7 0 0.1 Sanders, D. 1 -4 -4.0 0 0 0.1 Light, M. 1 16 16.0 16 0 0.1 PURDUE 187 2448 13.1 90 15 17.0 Opponents 180 2244 12.5 80 11 16.4

Rushing

ATT GAIN LOSS NET AVG LP TD AVG Watson, E. 194 830 62 768 4.0 49 6 69.8 Matthews, K. 123 505 34 471 3.8 20 3 42.8 Reeves, J. 52 250 93 157 3.0 28 0 19.6 Trefzger, R. 43 149 93 56 1.3 17 1 6.2 Winston, Don. 2 49 0 49 24.5 49 0 7.0 Johnson, L. 12 44 1 43 3.6 15 0 3.9 Haddad, E. 6 27 3 24 4.0 14 0 2.2 Koeppen, C. 1 24 0 24 24.0 24 0 2.2 Alford, B. 3 25 3 22 7.3 20 0 2.0 Sanders, D. 5 19 1 18 3.6 10 0 2.0 Dicken, B. 20 40 80 40 -2.0 9 0 -5.0 Team 1 0 7 7 -7.0 0 0 -6.0 PURDUE 462 1962 377 1585 3.4 49 10 144.1 Opponents 429 2068 304 1764 4.1 64 22 160.4

Total Offense

PLAY YDS AVG TD YDS/PG Trefzger, R. 213 1214 5.7 9 134.9 Reeves, J. 154 929 6.0 6 116.1 Watson, E. 194 768 4.0 6 69.8 Dicken, B. 101 478 4.7 1 59.8 Matthews, K. 123 471 3.8 3 42.8 Winston, Don. 2 49 24.5 0 7.0 Johnson, L. 12 43 3.6 0 3.9 Haddad, E. 6 24 4.0 0 2.2 Koeppen, C. 1 24 24.0 0 2.2 Sanders, D. 5 18 3.6 0 2.0 Alford, B. 3 22 7.3 0 2.0 Team 1 -7 -7.0 0 -0.6 PURDUE 815 4033 4.9 25 366.6 Opponents 750 4008 5.3 33 364.4

Scoring

TD FG PAT 2-PT STY PTS AVG Alford, B. 12 0 0 0 0 72 6.5 Watson, E. 6 0 0 0 0 36 3.3 Arnce, C. 0 1-5 15-16 0 0 18 1.6 Matthews, K. 3 0 0 0 0 18 1.6 Ryan, S. 0 4-6 6-8 0 0 18 2.0 Tillman, W. 2 0 0 1-1 0 14 1.3 Trefzger, R. 1 0 0 0 0 6 0.7 Brown, D. 1 0 0 0 0 6 0.5 Jones, I. 1 0 0 0 0 6 0.5 Reeves, J. 0 0 0 0-1 0 0 0.0 PURDUE 26 5-11 21-24 1-2 0 194 17.6 Opponents 39 16-20 34-36 3-3 1 324 29.5

Field Goals

Arnce: 35, 26, 37, 34, 33 Ryan: 22, 27, 28, 45, 24, 36

Punting

NO YDS AVG LP BLK I20 Kaser, B. 15 594 39.6 51 1 4 Rogers, D. 56 2186 39.0 54 1 15 Team 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 PURDUE 72 2780 38.6 54 2 19 Opponents 57 2367 41.5 65 3 22

Punt Returns

NO YDS AVG LP TD Brown, D. 18 125 6.9 21 0 Winston, Don. 4 18 4.5 11 0 PURDUE 22 143 6.5 21 0 Opponents 44 524 11.9 72 3

Kickoff Returns

NO YDS AVG LP TD Hagins, J. 6 153 25.5 50 0 Taylor, C. 5 122 24.4 32 0 Winston, Don. 10 202 20.2 34 0 Johnson, L. 18 325 18.1 30 0 Dobbins, S. 1 15 15.0 15 0 Matthews, K. 4 55 13.8 23 0 Gillins, B. 2 20 10.0 19 0 Nugent, D. 1 0 0.0 0 0 PURDUE 47 892 19.0 50 0 Opponents 30 726 24.2 99 1

Interceptions

NO YDS AVG LP TD Coleman, J. 5 10 2.0 10 0 Brown, D. 4 80 20.0 59 1 Hagins, J. 1 0 0.0 0 0 Winston, Der. 1 57 57.0 57 0 PURDUE 11 147 13.4 59 1 Opponents 17 207 12.2 56 1

Tackles

UT AT TT Loss Sacks* FR PBU FF Brown, D. 73 29 102 2-5 0-0 0 15 0 Koeppen, C. 57 30 87 6-21 2-11 2 1 1 Okeafor, C. 48 37 85 5-25 3.5-30 1 2 1 Hagins, J. 59 20 79 14-62 5-30 1 5 1 Coleman, J. 48 16 64 1-2 1-0 0 20 0 Burroughs, W. 38 18 56 3-19 2-18 0 3 0 Krick, J. 29 20 49 8-26 1.5-10 1 1 0 Winston, De. 42 6 48 1-1 0-0 0 9 0 Colvin, R. 32 12 46 18-63 6-33 1 2 1 Williams, C. 29 9 38 9-37 2-15 0 4 0 Smith, G. 13 10 23 1-2 0.5-2 1 0 0 Perez, L. 16 5 21 1-1 0-0 0 1 0 Beasley, A. 9 5 14 1-9 0.5-5 0 2 0 Daniels, C. 8 1 9 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 Jones, N. 5 3 8 1-3 0-0 0 0 0 Washington, W. 3 4 7 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 Nwokorie, C. 5 2 7 2-7 0-0 2 1 0 Johnson, R. 4 2 6 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 Conard, L. 4 1 5 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 Brush, L. 3 1 4 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 Dobbins, S. 4 0 4 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 Hawthorne, M. 3 0 3 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 Gutwein, A. 1 1 2 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 Gillins, B. 1 0 1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 Zurba, C. 1 0 1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 *Sacks included in Tackles For Loss

Key to Abbreviations

ATT--attempts; YDS--yards; AVG--average; CMP--completions; PCT--percentage; INT--interceptions; PG--per game average; RPG--receptions per game; LP--long play; TDs--touchdowns; XP1--extra point kick; XP2--extra point run or pass; DXP-- extra point attempt returned; FG--field goal; BLK--blocked kick; PRI--primary tackle; AST--assisted tackle; TL--tackles for loss; SKS--quarterback sack; PBU--passes broken up; FC--fumble