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October 29, 2013

This Week in MSU Football Week 10: Stats on Stats

Mississippi State is coming off a 28-22 win against Kentucky for the first victory of the season in SEC play. MSU now turns its attention to the toughest part of the schedule starting with a matchup at #14 South Carolina.

This Week in MSU Football is a statistical look at nearly every category possible the MSU ranks in the top 10 in the SEC.

Individual Defense:
Tackles: Benardrick McKinney- 24th (46)
Deontae Skinner- 25th (45)

Interceptions: Nickoe Whitley- T-2nd (3)

Interception Yards: Love- T-4th (70)
Whitley- T-9th (42)

Interceptions Per Game: Whitley- T-1st (0.50)

Interception TDs: Love- T-2nd (1)

Special Teams:

PAT %: Devon Bell- 10th (95.7)

Punt Returns: Jameon Lewis- 9th (8)
Kick Returns: Lewis- T-9th (12)

Kick Return Yards: Lewis- 8th (296)

Kick Return Avg: Lewis- 4th (24.7)


Interceptions: Prescott- T-8th (3)

Passing Completions: Prescott- 10th (86)

Passing Yards: Prescott- 10th (1,158)

Yards-Per-Completion: Prescott- 7th (13.5)

Passing Yards Per Game: Prescott- 9th (165.4)

Rushing Yards: Prescott- 12th (490)

Rushing Yards Per Game: Prescott- 11th (70.0)

Yards Per Rush: Prescott- 15th (6.1)

Rushing TDs: Prescott- T-7th (8)

Receptions: Lewis- T-13th (30)

Receptions Per Game: Lewis- T-8th (4.29)

Reception Yards: Lewis- 14th (446)

Receiving Yards Per Game: Lewis- 8th (63.7)

Reception TDS: Lewis- T-7th (4)

Total Offense: Prescott- 8th (235.4)

Total Yards: Prescott- 9th (1,648)

Total Yards Per Play: Lewis- 1st (11.7)

Total Plays: Prescott- 8th (230)

Total TDs: Prescott- 9th (13)

All-Purpose: Lewis- 6th (122.0)

Scoring: Prescott- 4th (8.6)

Team Top 10 SEC Rankings Offense:

(Least Amount) Sacks Allowed: T-7th (14)

Time of Possession: 2nd (33:44 min. per game)

Red Zone Offense: 4th (25-29; 19 TDs; 6-9 FG; 86.2%)

First Downs: 9th (166)

Rushing 1st Downs: 8th (79)

Passing 1st Downs: 9th (79)

Third Down Conversions: 10th (38-96; 39.6)

Turnover Differential: 3rd (+4)

Pass Offense: 9th (250.6 ypg)

Pass Attempts: 10th (214)

Pass Completions: 9th (129)

Pass Yardage: 9th (1,754)

Completion %: 10th (60.3)

Pass Yard Per Comp.: 6th (13.6)

Pass Yard Per Att.: 9th (8.2)

Passing Efficiency: 8th (138.3)

(Least Amount) Pass Interceptions: T-4th (5)

Rushing Offense: 7th (205.4)

Rushing Yards: 10th (1,438)

Yards Per Rush: 8th (4.9)

Rushing Yards Per Game: 9th (206.2)

Rushing TDs: T-7th (18)

Total Offensive TDs: 10th (27)

Total Offense: 9th (456.0 ypg)

Total Offensive Yards: 10th (3,192)

Scoring Offense: 10th (30.1 ppg)

Yards Per Play: 8th (6.3)

Team Top 10 SEC Rankings Defense/Special Teams:

Field Goals Attempted: T-5th (12)

Kickoff Return Yardage: 9th (422)

Kickoff Return Avg: 1st (31.2)

Net Yards Per Punt: 9th (37.6)

Yards Per Punt: 6th (43.3)

(Least Amount) Opponent 1st Downs: 3rd (109)

Opponent 4th-Down Conversion: T-5th (6-12; 50.0%)

Opponent 3rd Downs: 4th (34-98; 34.7%)

Opponent Penalties: 9th (33 for 300 yards)

Pass Defense: 5th (212.6)

Rushing Defense: 7th (146.3)

Passing Efficiency Defense: 7th (124.0)

Scoring Defense: 6th (22.9 ppg)

Total Defense: 5th (358.9 ypg)

Interceptions: T-8th (5)

Interception Return Yards: 6th (119)

Interception Return Avg.: 3rd (23.8)

Interception TDs: T-5th (1)

Fumble Recoveries: T-7th (5)

Fumble Return Yards: 1st (26)

Fumble Return Avg.: 1st (26.0)

Individual Game Highs for the SEC

Longest Rush: Prescott vs. Bowling Green- T-2nd (75)

Yards Per Catch: Lewis vs. Troy- 2nd (48.0)

Interceptions: Whitley vs. Auburn- T-1st (2)

Interception Return Avg.: Whitley- 1st (21.0)

Interception TDs: Love- T-1st (1)

Team Game Highs for the SEC

Points: vs. Troy- T-2nd (62)

Rushing TDs: vs. ASU and Troy- T-2nd (5)

Longest Rush: vs. Bowling Green- T-2nd (75)

PATs Attempted: vs. Troy- T-2nd (8)

PATs Made: vs. Troy- T-1st (8)

Interception TDs: vs. Troy- T-2nd (1)

Fumble Recoveries: vs. ASU- T-2nd (2)

Blocked Kicks: vs. OSU and Alcorn State- T-1st (1)

Low Opp. Long Rush: vs. ASU- 1st (6)

Low Opp.1st Downs: vs. ASU- T-1st (6)

Low Opp. 1st Down Rushing: vs. ASU-T-1st (1)

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