Northwestern 42, Penn State 60

March 9, 2006

Conference Tournament

Big Ten Conference Men's Basketball Tournament

Bankers Life Fieldhouse (Indianapolis, Indiana) - Neutral Site

Attendance: N/A

Officials: JD Collins, Ed Hightower, Sid Rodeheffer

Team Rebounds: Northwestern (5) Penn State (4)

Technicals: Northwestern (0) Penn State (0)

  1 2 Final
NU (14-15) 21 21 42
PSU (15-13) 31 29 60

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
NU 58 72.6 103.7
PSU 58 103.7 72.6

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
NU .390 0.173 0.286 0.060
PSU .535 0.207 0.229 0.326

Northwestern Wildcats

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL TO BLK PTS
- Craig Moore Starter PG 28:00 2-7 2-6 0-0 2.5 1.0 3 4 2 1 0 3 0 6
- Mohamed Hachad Starter SG 34:00 7-15 2-4 0-2 8.5 0.0 2 2 3 2 4 3 0 16
- Bernard Cote Starter PF 14:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0.8 0.0 2 2 1 2 0 2 0 2
- Vedran Vukusic Starter C 37:00 3-9 1-5 3-3 2.1 1.0 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 10
- Tim Doyle Starter SF 29:00 0-4 0-3 0-0 3.2 2.0 3 5 1 2 1 0 1 0
- Evan Seacat Bench SG 23:00 2-10 2-10 0-0 1.5 1.0 2 3 1 1 0 0 0 6
- Jean-Marc Melchior Bench SF 02:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Sterling Williams Bench SF 11:00 1-1 0-0 0-1 2.6 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
- Vince Scott Bench C 07:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 -1.0 1.0 1 2 0 2 0 1 0 0
- Justin Hoeveler Bench PG 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Patrick Houlihan Bench SF 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Michael Jenkins Bench PG 10:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 1.5 0.0 1 1 2 1 1 1 0 0
- Joe Kennedy Bench PG 03:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 -0.8 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Team                   5            
        200 16-50 7-31 3-6 21.0 6 15 26 12 15 6 10 1 42
          32.0% 22.6% 50.0%                    

Penn State Nittany Lions

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL TO BLK PTS
- Jamelle Cornley Starter SF 35:00 1-4 0-0 3-6 7.0 2.0 5 7 1 1 3 2 0 5
- Ben Luber Starter PG 28:00 3-4 1-1 1-1 8.1 0.0 2 2 3 2 1 1 0 8
- Geary Claxton Starter PF 35:00 7-10 1-2 2-5 15.6 2.0 8 10 1 4 2 2 1 17
- Travis Parker Starter C 32:00 3-7 1-3 3-4 6.5 2.0 5 7 2 1 0 4 0 10
- Mooch Jackson Starter SG 22:00 1-5 1-4 0-2 0.8 1.0 1 2 2 1 0 1 0 3
- Mike Walker Bench SF 28:00 3-10 2-8 2-2 9.2 1.0 2 3 4 0 1 1 1 10
- Will Leiner Bench PG 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Nikola Obradovic Bench SG 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Joonas Suotamo Bench PF 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Brandon Hassell Bench C 01:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0.8 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Milos Bogetic Bench C 11:00 2-3 0-0 1-3 2.6 0.0 2 2 0 1 0 1 1 5
- Cilk McSweeney Bench SF 05:00 0-0 0-0 2-2 2.0 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
  Team                   4            
        200 20-43 6-18 14-25 52.6 8 27 39 13 10 7 12 3 60
          46.5% 33.3% 56.0%                    

Northwestern Wildcats Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Craig Moore
6.8p, 1.9r, 2.3a
Mohamed Hachad
11.8p, 5r, 1.7a
Tim Doyle
8p, 3.9r, 3.8a
Bernard Cote
4.2p, 2.3r, 0.9a
Vedran Vukusic
19p, 3.7r, 1.7a
Rotation Michael Jenkins
2p, 2r, 1.8a
Evan Seacat
2.6p, 0.9r, 0.4a
Sterling Williams
3.4p, 2r, 1a
 
 
 
 
Lim PT Joe Kennedy
0.6p, 0.1r, 0.1a
 
 
Jean-Marc Melchior
0.2p, 0.1r, 0a
 
 
Vince Scott
3.2p, 2.6r, 1.6a
Lim PT Justin Hoeveler
0.5p, 0.2r, 0a
 
 
Patrick Houlihan
0.1p, 0.5r, 0.1a
 
 
 
 

Penn State Nittany Lions Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Ben Luber
7.3p, 1.7r, 4.3a
Mooch Jackson
7.2p, 3.1r, 2.8a
Jamelle Cornley
11.4p, 5.5r, 1a
Geary Claxton
15.5p, 7.5r, 1.6a
Travis Parker
11.9p, 5.3r, 1.8a
Rotation  
 
 
 
Mike Walker
6.6p, 1.7r, 2.8a
 
 
Milos Bogetic
3.8p, 3.1r, 0.6a
Lim PT Will Leiner
0p, 0r, 0a
Nikola Obradovic
0.4p, 0.3r, 0.4a
Cilk McSweeney
2.5p, 1.4r, 0.5a
Joonas Suotamo
0.5p, 0.5r, 0.1a
Brandon Hassell
1.8p, 1.8r, 0.2a

Northwestern Wildcats Leaders

MPG Vedran Vukusic 36.8
FG% Justin Hoeveler 1.000
3P% Mohamed Hachad .383
FT% Craig Moore .846
ORPG Mohamed Hachad 1.1
DRPG Mohamed Hachad 3.9
RPG Mohamed Hachad 5.0
SPG Mohamed Hachad 1.6
APG Tim Doyle 3.8
BPG Michael Thompson 1.0
PPG Vedran Vukusic 19.0

Penn State Nittany Lions Leaders

MPG David Jackson 35.5
FG% Keith Hardin 1.000
3P% Nikola Obradovic 1.000
FT% Mike Walker .789
ORPG Geary Claxton 3.2
DRPG Geary Claxton 4.2
RPG Geary Claxton 7.5
SPG Ben Luber 1.4
APG Ben Luber 4.3
BPG Geary Claxton 0.7
PPG Geary Claxton 15.5

Today's Games

(2) Connecticut 84
(21) Syracuse 86

(3) Villanova 87
Rutgers 55

(4) Memphis 75
Tulane 56

(7) UCLA 79
Oregon State 47

(14) George Washington 53
Temple 68

(22) West Virginia 57
(16) Pittsburgh 68

(17) Washington 73
Oregon 84

(20) Nevada 68
Idaho 55

Marquette 59
(23) Georgetown 62

(25) UAB 69
Southern Methodist 55