By-The-Numbers: UCLA
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Dawgman.com
Posted Nov 5, 2009
Patrick Thrapp, Numbers Guy


By-The-Numbers is back and feeling refreshed after a bye week of digit deconstruction. Heading into their next game, the Washington Huskies are looking high and low for the perfect match to their road game woes - and By-The-Numbers thinks they've found the team - UCLA. If this game was played on paper, the Huskies' road losing streak would be history!

Washington at UCLA


WASHINGTON VS. UCLA

Sat, Nov 7, 2009 at 12:30 PM PST
TV: FSN
Rose Bowl
Field: Grass

WASHINGTON

UCLA
Overall Record 3-5(.375) 3-5(.375)
Location Record 0-3(.000) on the road 2-2(.500) at home
Scoring/G: PF&PA(Rank) 24.6(78) 29.8(93) 19.9(107) 23.0(52)
Yardage/G: YF&YA(Rank) 365.1(72) 423.5(105) 305.9(110) 355.1(58)
Rushing/G: YF&YA(Rank) 119.1(98) 174.5(90) 102.0(104) 157.5(83)
Passing/G: YF&YA(Rank) 246.0(35) 249.0(105)* 203.9(76) 197.6(35)*
Turnover Margin(Rank) -0.1(66) 0.4(42)
AP Poll NR NR
Coaches Poll NR NR
Sagarin Rating 38(76.90) 45(76.15)
Schedule/Results 3-5(.375) 3-5(.375)
09/05/09 LSU (L 23-31) Sat 09/05/2009 SAN DIEGO ST. (W 33-14)
09/12/09 Idaho (W 42-23) Sat 09/12/2009 At Tennessee (W 19-15)
09/19/09 Southern California (W 16-13) Sat 09/19/2009 KANSAS ST. (W 23-9)
09/26/09 At Stanford (L 14-34) Sat 9/26/2006 B-Y-E (NP)
10/03/09 At Notre Dame (L 30-37) Sat 10/03/2009 At Stanford (L 16-24)
10/10/09 Arizona (W 36-33) Sat 10/10/2009 OREGON (W 24-10)
10/17/09 At Arizona St. (L 17-24) Sat 10/17/2009 CALIFORNIA (L 26-45)
10/24/09 Oregon (L 19-43) Sat 10/24/2009 At Arizona (L 13-27)
11/01/09 B*Y*E (NP) Sat 10/31/2009 At Oregon St. (L 19-26)
11/07/09 At UCLA (NP) Sat 11/07/2009 WASHINGTON (NP)
11/14/09 At Oregon St. (NP) Sat 11/14/2009 At Washington St. (NP)
11/28/09 Washington St. (NP) Sat 11/21/2009 ARIZONA ST. (NP)
12/05/09 California (NP) Sat 11/28/2009 At Southern California (NP)
Last Meeting
2008
Washington 7
UCLA 27
* Rank shown is for pass efficiency defense.
Stats appearing in BLUE are the better of the 2 teams.

More Statistics

Statistic WASHINGTON UCLA Diff TY-LY
  UW OPP DIFF UCLA OPP DIFF UW-UCLA UW
Pts / G 24.6 29.8 -5.1 19.9 23.0 -3.1 4.8 11.4
Yds / G 365.1 423.5 -58.4 305.9 355.1 -49.3 59.3 102.0
Rushing Yds / G 119.1 174.5 -55.4 102.0 157.5 -55.5 17.1 19.8
Passing Yds / G 246.0 249.0 -3.0 203.9 197.6 6.3 42.1 82.2
Yds / Play 5.4 6.8 -1.4 4.9 5.2 -0.4 0.6 1.4
Rushing Yds / Car 3.7 5.3 -1.6 3.3 4.1 -0.8 0.4 0.9
Passing Yds / Att 7.0 8.4 -1.4 6.3 6.7 -0.4 0.7 5.4
Passing Yds / Cmp 12.5 12.9 -0.4 11.5 11.5 -0.1 1.0 1.1
Passing Cmp % 56.0 65.4 -9.4 55.0 58.1 -3.0 1.0 8.8
Punt Return Avg 9.9 8.4 1.4 9.6 5.3 4.3 0.3 4.4
Yds / 7 Pts 103.8 99.6 -4.1 107.7 108.1 0.4 3.9 35.2
Plays / 7 Pts 19.1 14.6 -4.5 22.1 20.7 -1.4 3.0 -15.4
Rushing Play % 47.6 52.4 -4.8 48.7 56.6 -7.9 -1.1 -5.8
Passing Play % 52.4 47.6 4.8 51.3 43.4 7.9 1.1 5.8
Plays/Game 67.3 62.3 5.0 62.9 68.0 -5.1 0.0 1.8
Turnovers / G 1.8 1.6 -0.1 1.3 2.4 1.1 -0.5 0.3
Fumbles / G 0.8 1.0 0.3 0.5 0.9 0.4 -0.3 0.5
Intercept / G 1.0 0.6 -0.4 0.8 1.5 0.8 -0.3 -0.3
Penalties: No/G 7.6 7.0 -0.6 5.6 5.8 0.1 -2.0 0.3
Penalties: Yards/G 64.8 66.0 1.3 45.4 47.6 2.3 -19.4 -2.1
A positive(+) differential (DIFF) means that a team is better than its year-to-date opponents for a given statistic while a
negative(-) differential (shown in red) means that it is worse. Blue in last year's column means current year is better in given statistic.

Top Players

WASHINGTON
Rank Category Player Value
17 Total Offense Jake Locker 271.88
18 Field Goals Erik Folk 1.5
45 Tackles For Loss Donald Butler 1.19
47 Rushing Chris Polk 80.12
47 Punting (Min. 3.6 Punts/Game) Will Mahan 41.76
67 Receiving Yards Per Game Devin Aguilar 65.17
67 Scoring Erik Folk 7.12
70 Tackles Donald Butler 8.12
75 Passing Efficiency (Min. 15 Att./Game) Jake Locker 123.46
76 Sacks Daniel Te'o-Nesheim 0.50
88 Receptions Per Game James Johnson 4.38
91 All-Purpose Runners Chris Polk 106.12
95 Interceptions Mason Foster 0.25
95 Interceptions Donald Butler 0.25
100 Receptions Per Game Devin Aguilar 4.17
UCLA
Rank Category Player Value
1 Interceptions Rahim Moore 0.88
1 Field Goals Kai Forbath 2.50
9 Punting (Min. 3.6 Punts/Game) Jeff Locke 44.90
14 Scoring Kai Forbath 8.88
15 Tackles For Loss Brian Price 1.50
30 Punt Returns (Min. 1.2 Ret./Game) Terrence Austin 9.57
32 All-Purpose Runners Terrence Austin 135.25
38 Interceptions Alterraun Verner 0.38
45 Kickoff Returns (Min. 1.2 Ret./Game) Terrence Austin 25.19
72 Tackles For Loss Korey Bosworth 1.06
76 Sacks Brian Price 0.50
82 Tackles For Loss Reggie Carter 1.00
85 Rushing Johnathan Franklin 63.25
94 Total Offense Kevin Prince 176.17

Team Profiles

Category WASHINGTON UCLA
Average height 6'1" 6'2"
Average weight 230lb 231lb
%Seniors(including 5th years) 14% 18%
Average Experience 1.76 1.56
%In-state 44% 82%
Top states WA-46 CA-80
CA-38 HI-3
HI-6 AZ-3
Total Players 105 97
RTN Offensive Starters 7 7
RTN Defensive Starters 6 6
RTN Lettermen 30 46
Lost Lettermen 23 15


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