Win Probability 100%

MSU
PSU
PSU 100%

MSU

12

PSU

45

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • MSU343
    • 463PSU
  • Turnovers

    • MSU1
    • 0PSU
  • Possession

    MSUPSU
    25:3634:24
  • 1st Downs

    • MSU26
    • 18PSU

Game Information

Beaver Stadium
  • University Park, PA 16802
  • Line: PSU -11.0
  • Over/Under: 54
Attendance: 97,418

Penn State beats Michigan State to reach Big Ten title game

Trace McSorley completed 17 of 23 passes for 376 yards and four touchdowns and No. 7 Penn State beat Michigan State 45-12 to win the Big Ten East on Saturday.

11/27/2016 Associated Press

Scoring Summary

1234T
Michigan State660012
Penn State010211445
first QuarterMSUPSU
FG
8:13
Michael Geiger 28 Yd Field Goal
12 plays, 76 yards, 4:33
30
play
Michigan State gets on the board 1st with 28 yard FG (0:24)

Michael Geiger 28 yd FG GOOD (0:24)

FG
2:44
Michael Geiger 36 Yd Field Goal
11 plays, 49 yards, 4:19
60
play
M. Geiger 36 yd FG GOOD (0:14)

Michael Geiger 36 yd FG GOOD (0:14)

second QuarterMSUPSU
FG
13:11
Tyler Davis 35 Yd Field Goal
10 plays, 60 yards, 4:33
63
play
Tyler Davis puts Penn State on the board with 35 yard FG (0:18)

Tyler Davis 35 yd FG GOOD (0:18)

FG
7:17
Michael Geiger 33 Yd Field Goal
13 plays, 59 yards, 5:54
93
play
Greiger drills third FG for Michigan State (0:18)

Michigan State gets stopped in the red zone again, forcing Michael Geiger into hitting his third field goal of the game, boosting the Spartans' lead to 9-3. (0:18)

TD
2:14
Saquon Barkley 1 Yd Run (Tyler Davis Kick)
10 plays, 78 yards, 5:03
910
play
Barkley flies over the pile for Penn State TD (0:34)

Saquon Barkley takes to the sky and gets over the pile to score from a yard out to give Penn State the 10-9 lead. (0:34)

FG
0:10
Michael Geiger 21 Yd Field Goal
14 plays, 72 yards, 2:04
1210
play
Michigan State takes lead into halftime with another FG (0:23)

Michael Geiger goes 4-for-4 on field goals, putting Michigan State up 12-10 as the teams head into the locker room. (0:23)

third QuarterMSUPSU
TD
11:02
Chris Godwin 34 Yd pass from Trace McSorley (Tyler Davis Kick)
5 plays, 52 yards, 2:43
1217
play
Godwin's double move good for 34-yard Penn State TD (1:14)

Chris Godwin runs the double move to perfection, leaving him wide open for Trace McSorley to find with a 34-yard touchdown pass giving Penn State back the lead. (1:14)

TD
7:03
Mike Gesicki 45 Yd pass from Trace McSorley (Tyler Davis Kick)
5 plays, 69 yards, 1:51
1224
play
Gesicki's spectacular catch scores another Penn State TD (0:47)

Trace McSorley airs it out, going deep to Mike Gesicki who makes the spectacular catch between a pair of defenders and scores to increase Penn State's lead to 24-12. (0:47)

TD
2:05
Chris Godwin 59 Yd pass from Trace McSorley (Tyler Davis Kick)
2 plays, 62 yards, 0:49
1231
play
Penn State airs it out for another long TD (1:55)

Trace McSorley has it going on, throwing for his third long touchdown pass of the third quarter, this one to Chris Godwin for 59 yards to boost the Penn State lead to 31-12. (1:55)

fourth QuarterMSUPSU
TD
6:33
Andre Robinson 14 Yd Run (Tyler Davis Kick)
4 plays, 42 yards, 1:49
1238
play
Robinson's TD has Penn State smelling Big Ten East title (0:32)

Andre Robinson takes the handoff and goes up the middle for a 14-yard touchdown that has Penn State booking their tickets to Indianapolis for the Big Ten title game. (0:32)

TD
3:40
Andre Robinson 40 Yd pass from Trace McSorley (Tyler Davis Kick)
4 plays, 83 yards, 0:46
1245
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