Minnesota 31, Purdue 14
Oct. 6, 1979
Memorial Stadium (47,686)

Scoreboard
1
2
3
4
Final
Purdue
0
7
7
0
14
Minnesota
3
7
14
7
31

Scoring Summary
PUR
UM
1st Qtr UM-13:41-Rogind 22 FG
0
3
2nd Qtr PUR-7:16-Jones 3 run (Seibel kick)
7
3
  UM-1:57-Barber 1 run (Rogind kick)
7
10
3rd Qtr UM-13:16-Murphy recovered fumbled punt in end zone (Rogind kick)
7
17
  PUR-8:55-Jones 2 run (Seibel kick)
14
17
  UM-3:25-Barber 1 run (Rogind kick)
14
24
4th Qtr UM-8:31-Barber 1 run (Rogind kick)
14
31

 
Purdue
Minnesota
First Downs
19
16
Rushing Yards
32/75
50/191
Passing Yards
235
152
Net Yards
310
343
Att/Comp/Int
40/19/4
21/14/0
Punts/Avg
6/36.7
7/38.3
Fumbles/Lost
2/1
3/1
Penalties/Yards
5/55
7/81

Rushing
UM White - 14/94 yards
  Thompson - 8/41 yards
  Barber - 19/38 yards, 3 TDs
PUR Jones - 18/81 yards, 2 TDs
  Macon - 8/17 yards
Passing
UM Carlson - 20/14/0, 152 yards
  Barber - 1/0/0, 0 yards
PUR Herrmann - 40/19/4, 235 yards
Receiving
UM Barber - 2/45 yards
  Bailey - 3/43 yards
  Bourquin - 4/28 yards
PUR Burrell - 8/105 yards
  Young - 5/59 yards
  Smith - 2/29 yards

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