Michigan State 43, Minnesota 36
Nov. 14, 1981
East Lansing, Mich. (56,571)

Scoreboard
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2
3
4
Final
Minnesota
3
3
30
0
36
Michigan State
14
14
0
15
43

Scoring Summary
UM
MSU
1st Qtr MSU-13:48-Turner 70 pass from Clark (Andersen kick)
0
7
  MSU-9:57-McClelland 1 run (Andersen kick)
0
14
  UM-2:23-Gallery 24 FG
3
14
2nd Qtr UM-3:20-Gallery 40 FG
6
14
  MSU-1:08-Jones 15 pass from Clark (Andersen kick)
6
21
  MSU-1:00-Cunningham 26 interception return (Andersen kick)
6
28
3rd Qtr UM-13:36-Carroll 31 pass from Hohensee (Hohensee pass)
14
28
  UM-11:36-Hohensee 1 run (Gallery kick)
21
28
  UM-7:17-Gallery 27 FG
24
28
  UM-6:40-Carroll 20 pass from Hohensee (kick failed)
30
28
  UM-4:48-Hohensee 12 run (kick blocked)
36
28
4th Qtr MSU-11:21-Jones 30 pass from Clark (Clark pass)
36
36
  MSU-0:56-Clark 15 run (Andersen kick)
36
43

 
Michigan State
Minnesota
First Downs
24
21
Rushing Yards
42/162
40/162
Passing Yards
318
271
Net Yards
480
433
Att/Comp/Int
43/21/2
47/22/1
Punts/Avg
5/37.0
7/44.1
Fumbles/Lost
5/5
4/2
Penalties/Yards
7/58
7/65
Possession Time
28:59
31:01

Rushing
UM Jacobs - 14/40 yards
  Henry - 8/53 yards
MSU Roberts - 19/91 yards
  Clark - 14/54 yards, 1 TD
Passing
UM Hohensee - 47/22/1, 271 yards, 2 TDs
MSU Clark - 43/21/2, 318 yards, 3 TDs
Receiving
UM Carroll - 7/145 yards, 2 TDs
  Cooper - 5/77 yards
  Weckbacker - 3/35 yards
MSU Turner - 5/121 yards, 1 TD
  Jones - 6/96 yards, 2 TDs