Mobile Site You Are Here >  >  >  >  > Game Log

2012 Michigan State Spartans Game Log

Previous Year ▪ Next Year

Record: 7-6, .538 W-L% (58th of 124)
Conference: Big Ten (Legends Division)  ▪ Conference Record: 3-5 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Mark Dantonio (7-6)

PS/G: 20.0 (110th of 124) ▪ PA/G: 16.3 (9th of 124)
SRS: 6.21 (42nd of 124) ▪ SOS: 3.75 (34th of 124)

Bowl Game: Won Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl 17-16 versus Texas Christian


Offensive Game Log

Passing Rushing Total Offense First Downs Penalties Turnovers
Rk Date Opponent Result Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg Pass Rush Pen Tot No. Yds Fum Int Tot
1 2012-08-31 Boise State W (17-13) 22 38 57.9 248 0 52 213 4.1 2 90 461 5.1 15 9 1 25 10 90 1 3 4
2 2012-09-08 @ Central Michigan W (41-7) 25 37 67.6 322 2 41 173 4.2 3 78 495 6.3 18 6 0 24 6 40 0 1 1
3 2012-09-15 Notre Dame L (3-20) 23 45 51.1 187 0 25 50 2.0 0 70 237 3.4 10 3 2 15 5 56 1 0 1
4 2012-09-22 Eastern Michigan W (23-7) 16 29 55.2 159 1 44 269 6.1 1 73 428 5.9 8 13 0 21 3 30 1 0 1
5 2012-09-29 Ohio State L (16-17) 22 42 52.4 269 1 22 34 1.5 0 64 303 4.7 14 0 3 17 4 35 0 0 0
6 2012-10-06 @ Indiana W (31-27) 24 40 60.0 290 2 42 120 2.9 2 82 410 5.0 11 10 3 24 8 115 0 0 0
7 2012-10-13 Iowa L (16-19) 12 31 38.7 179 0 39 149 3.8 1 70 328 4.7 7 7 0 14 5 56 0 1 1
8 2012-10-20 @ Michigan L (10-12) 21 34 61.8 192 1 31 112 3.6 0 65 304 4.7 8 7 1 16 7 50 0 1 1
9 2012-10-27 @ Wisconsin W (16-13) 24 39 61.5 216 2 28 61 2.2 0 67 277 4.1 12 5 0 17 4 25 1 0 1
10 2012-11-03 Nebraska L (24-28) 9 27 33.3 123 1 43 238 5.5 2 70 361 5.2 7 8 4 19 9 100 2 0 2
11 2012-11-17 Northwestern L (20-23) 22 47 46.8 297 2 39 122 3.1 0 86 419 4.9 15 7 1 23 2 21 2 2 4
12 2012-11-24 @ Minnesota W (26-10) 13 29 44.8 143 1 44 278 6.3 1 73 421 5.8 8 13 0 21 5 45 0 2 2
13 2012-12-29 N Texas Christian W (17-16) 11 27 40.7 104 1 42 123 2.9 1 69 227 3.3 6 6 1 13 7 72 0 0 0
13 Games 244 465 52.5 2729 14 492 1942 3.9 13 957 4671 4.9 139 94 16 249 75 735 8 10 18

Defensive Game Log

Passing Rushing Total Offense First Downs Penalties
Rk Date Opponent Result Cmp Att Pct Yds TD Att Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg Pass Rush Pen Tot No. Yds Fum Int TO
1 2012-08-31 Boise State W (17-13) 15 32 46.9 169 0 24 37 1.5 0 56 206 3.7 9 2 3 14 3 35 1 1 2
2 2012-09-08 @ Central Michigan W (41-7) 17 38 44.7 173 0 22 72 3.3 0 60 245 4.1 10 4 0 14 0 0 1 2 3
3 2012-09-15 Notre Dame L (3-20) 14 32 43.8 178 1 34 122 3.6 1 66 300 4.5 7 7 2 16 6 41 0 0 0
4 2012-09-22 Eastern Michigan W (23-7) 13 26 50.0 137 1 29 46 1.6 0 55 183 3.3 6 1 1 8 4 40 1 0 1
5 2012-09-29 Ohio State L (16-17) 16 23 69.6 179 1 44 204 4.6 1 67 383 5.7 6 14 1 21 6 65 2 1 3
6 2012-10-06 @ Indiana W (31-27) 33 48 68.8 282 3 19 35 1.8 0 67 317 4.7 11 3 5 19 4 36 0 0 0
7 2012-10-13 Iowa L (16-19) 19 36 52.8 134 0 34 123 3.6 1 70 257 3.7 6 4 2 12 7 50 0 1 1
8 2012-10-20 @ Michigan L (10-12) 14 30 46.7 163 0 32 163 5.1 0 62 326 5.3 8 7 1 16 6 55 0 1 1
9 2012-10-27 @ Wisconsin W (16-13) 14 22 63.6 171 1 37 19 0.5 0 59 190 3.2 7 3 0 10 2 15 0 0 0
10 2012-11-03 Nebraska L (24-28) 16 36 44.4 160 2 40 313 7.8 2 76 473 6.2 7 12 4 23 9 72 0 3 3
11 2012-11-17 Northwestern L (20-23) 26 43 60.5 246 1 27 57 2.1 0 70 303 4.3 12 3 2 17 3 25 0 0 0
12 2012-11-24 @ Minnesota W (26-10) 13 30 43.3 92 0 19 4 0.2 0 49 96 2.0 6 0 1 7 1 10 0 4 4
13 2012-12-29 N Texas Christian W (17-16) 13 29 44.8 201 0 30 87 2.9 1 59 288 4.9 6 3 4 13 5 39 1 1 2
13 Games 223 425 52.5 2285 10 391 1282 3.3 6 816 3567 3.7 101 63 26 190 56 483 6 14 20