BYU vs Opponent Averages!

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BYU vs Opponent Averages!

Post by SpiffCoug » Mon Nov 20, 2017 3:41 pm

Portland St
The Pilots scored 6 points which was 19.0 points below their scoring average (25.0).
The Pilots' 220 total yards on offense was 229.9 yards below their average (449.9).
The Pilots gained 86 yards rushing which was 92.0 yards below their average (178.0).
The Pilots gained 134 yards passing which was 137.9 yards below their average (271.9).
The Pilots PER was 79.32 which was 36.49 points below their PER average (115.81).


BYU's 20 points was 25.3 fewer points than Pilots defensive scoring average (45.3)
BYU's 365 total yards on offense was 141.1 yards fewer than Pilots total defense average (506.1).
BYU's 171 yards rushing was 96.5 fewer yards than Pilots rushing defense average (267.5).
BYU's 194 yards passing was 44.6 fewer yards than Pilots passing defense average (238.6).
BYU's PER was 131.84 which was 25.91 points below Pilots PER defense average (157.74 ).


LSU
The Tigers scored 27 points which was 0.5 points above their scoring average (26.5).
The Tigers 409 total yards on offense was 92.5 yards above their average (386.5).
The Tigers gained 294 yards rushing which was 95.5 yards above their average (198.5).

The Tigers gained 185 yards passing which was 3.0 yards below their average (188.0).
The Tigers PER was 169.67 which was 25.39 points above their PER average (144.28).

BYU's 0 points was 20.4 fewer points than Tigers defensive scoring average (20.4)
BYU's 97 total yards on offense was 239.1 yards fewer than Tigers total defense average (336.1).
BYU's -5 yards rushing was 151.7 fewer yards than Tigers rushing defense average (146.7).
BYU's 102 yards passing was 87.4 fewer yards than Tigers passing defense average (189.4).
BYU's PER was 77.37 which was 32.50 points below Tigers PER defense average (109.86).


Utah
The Utes scored 19 points which was 11.1 points below their scoring average (30.1).
The Utes 430 total yards on offense was 20.9 yards above their average (409.1).
The Utes gained 116 yards rushing which was 34.9 yards below their average (150.9).
The Utes gained 314 yards passing which was 55.8 yards above their average (258.2).
The Utes PER was 146.96 which was 12.95 points above their PER average (134.01).

BYU's 13 points was 13.1 fewer points than Utes defensive scoring average (26.1)
BYU's 233 total yards on offense was 136.4 yards fewer than Utes total defense average (369.4).
BYU's 63 yards rushing was 86.1 fewer yards than Utes rushing defense average (149.1).
BYU's 170 yards passing was 50.3 fewer yards than Utes passing defense average (220.3).
BYU's PER was 83.54 which was 37.84 points below Utes PER defense average (121.38 ).


Wisconsin
The Badgers scored 40 points which was 5.3 points above their scoring average (34.7).
The Badgers 491 total yards on offense was 74.5 yards above their average (416.5).

The Badgers gained 235 yards rushing which was 4.7 yards below their average (239.7).
The Badgers gained 256 yards passing which was 79.2 yards above their average (176.8 ).
The Badgers PER was 277.39 which was 137.05 points above their PER average (140.34).

BYU's 6 points was 7.8 fewer points than Badgers defensive scoring average (13.8 )
BYU's 192 total yards on offense was 59.8 yards fewer than Badgers total defense average (251.8 ).

BYU's 81 yards rushing was 1.8 yards above the Badgers rushing defense average (79.2).
BYU's 111 yards passing was 61.6 fewer yards than Badgers passing defense average (172.6).
BYU's PER was 77.73 which was 18.24 points below Badgers PER defense average (95.97).


Utah St
The Aggies scored 40 points which was 10.3 points above their scoring average (29.7).
The Aggies 287 total yards on offense was 104.7 yards below their average (391.7).
The Aggies gained 112 yards rushing which was 57.2 yards below their average (169.2).
The Aggies gained 175 yards passing which was 47.5 yards below their average (222.5).
The Aggies PER was 117.67 which was 4.03 points below their PER average (121.69).


BYU's 24 points was 2.2 fewer points than Aggies defensive scoring average (26.2)
BYU's 396 total yards on offense was 2.4 yards fewer than Aggies total defense average (398.4).

BYU's 210 yards rushing was 7.8 more yards than Aggies rushing defense average (202.2).
BYU's 186 yards passing was 10.2 fewer yards than Aggies passing defense average (196.2).
BYU's PER was 90.43 which was 38.76 points below Aggies PER defense average (129.18 ).


Boise St
The Broncos scored 24 points which was 11.9 points below their scoring average (35.9).
The Broncos 300 total yards on offense was 114.0 yards below their average (414.0).

The Broncos gained 158 yards rushing which was 5.7 yards above their average (152.3).
The Broncos gained 142 yards passing which was 119.7 yards below their average (261.7).
The Broncos PER was 131.14 which was 22.14 points below their PER average (153.28 ).


BYU's 7 points was 17.3 fewer points than Broncos defensive scoring average (29.7)
BYU's 238 total yards on offense was 104.7 yards fewer than Broncos total defense average (391.7).
BYU's 66 yards rushing was 57.2 fewer yards than Broncos rushing defense average (169.2).
BYU's 172 yards passing was 47.5 fewer yards than Broncos passing defense average (222.5).
BYU's PER was 82.29 which was 4.03 points below Broncos PER defense average (121.69).


Mississippi St
The Bulldogs scored 35 points which was 2.8 points above their scoring average (32.2).
The Bulldogs 546 total yards on offense was 146.9 yards above their average (399.1).
The Bulldogs gained 306 yards rushing which was 66.5 yards above their average (239.5).
The Bulldogs gained 240 yards passing which was 80.4 yards above their average (159.6).
The Bulldogs PER was 137.94 which was 23.76 points above their PER average (114.17).

BYU's 10 points was 10.4 fewer points than Bulldogs defensive scoring average (20.4)
BYU's 176 total yards on offense was 133.3 yards fewer than Bulldogs total defense average (309.3).
BYU's 29 yards rushing was 109.7 fewer yards than Bulldogs rushing defense average (138.7).
BYU's 147 yards passing was 23.6 fewer yards than Bulldogs passing defense average (170.6).
BYU's PER was 105.68 which was 13.24 points below Bulldogs PER defense average (118.92).


East Carolina
The Pirates scored 33 points which was 7.7 points above their scoring average (25.3).
The Pirates 413 total yards on offense was 9.8 yards below their average (422.8 ).
The Pirates gained 115 yards rushing which was 8.8 yards above their average (106.2).
The Pirates gained 298 yards passing which was 18.6 yards below their average (316.6).
The Pirates PER was 172.11 which was 47.59 points above their PER average (124.52).

BYU's 17 points was 28.3 fewer points than Pirates defensive scoring average (45.3)
BYU's 421 total yards on offense was 123.4 yards fewer than Pirates total defense average (544.4).
BYU's 102 yards rushing was 149.1 fewer yards than Pirates rushing defense average (251.1).

BYU's 319 yards passing was 25.7 more yards than Pirates passing defense average (293.3).
BYU's PER was 139.99 which was 39.37 points below Pirates PER defense average (179.36)

San Jose St
The Spartans scored 20 points which was 4.9 points above their scoring average (15.1).
The Spartans 338 total yards on offense was 21.9 yards above their average (316.1).
The Spartans gained 140 yards rushing which was 24.1 yards above their average (115.9).

The Spartans gained 198 yards passing which was 2.2 yards below their average (200.2).
The Spartans PER was 118.54 which was 9.65 points above their PER average (108.90).

BYU's 41 points was 3.0 fewer points than Spartans defensive scoring average (44.0).

BYU's 598 total yards on offense was 94.7 more yards than Spartans total defense average (503.3).
BYU's 266 yards rushing was 30.1 fewer yards than Spartans rushing defense average (296.1).
BYU's 332 yards passing was 124.8 more yards than Spartans passing defense average (207.2).
BYU's PER was 149.44 which was 4.99 points below Spartans PER defense average (154.32).

Fresno St
The Bulldogs scored 20 points which was 8.5 points below their scoring average (28.5).
The Bulldogs 310 total yards on offense was 87.8 yards below their average (397.8 ).
The Bulldogs gained 136 yards rushing which was 30.7 yards below their average (166.7).
The Bulldogs gained 174 yards passing which was 57.1 yards below their average (231.1).

The Bulldogs PER was 143.08 which was 1.39 points above their PER average (141.69).

BYU's 13 points was 4.7 fewer points than Bulldogs defensive scoring average (17.7).
BYU's 336 total yards on offense was 31.4 more yards than Bulldogs total defense average (304.6).
BYU's 122 yards rushing was 4.2 more yards than Bulldogs rushing defense average (117.8 ).
BYU's 214 yards passing was 27.2 more yards than Bulldogs passing defense average (186.8 ).

BYU's PER was 95.29 which was 24.42 points below Bulldogs PER defense average (119.71).

UNLV
The Rebels scored 21 points which was 9.9 points below their scoring average (30.9).
The Rebels 447 total yards on offense was 11.6 yards above their average (435.4).
The Rebels gained 122 yards rushing which was 24137.61 yards below their average (259.6).
The Rebels gained 325 yards passing which was 149.2 yards above their average (175.8 ).
The Rebels PER was 151.21 which was 31.84 points above their PER average (119.37).

BYU's 31 points was 1.7 fewer points than Rebels defensive scoring average (32.7).
BYU's 425 total yards on offense was 41.8 fewer yards than Rebels total defense average (466.8 ).

BYU's 265 yards rushing was 16 more yards than Rebels rushing defense average (249.0).
BYU's 160 yards passing was 57.8 fewer yards than Rebels passing defense average (217.8 ).
BYU's PER was 139.73 which was 6.22 points below Rebels PER defense average (133.51).


UMass
The Minutemen scored 16 points which was 14.6 points below their scoring average (30.6).
The Minutemen 299 total yards on offense was 135.7 yards below their average (434.7).
The Minutemen gained 69 yards rushing which was 70.9 yards below their average (139.9).
The Minutemen gained 230 yards passing which was 64.8 yards below their average (294.8 ).

The Minutemen PER was 124.63 which was 19.71 points above their PER average (144.33).

BYU's 10 points was 20.9 fewer points than Minutemen defensive scoring average (30.9).
BYU's 299 total yards on offense was 89.6 fewer yards than Minutemen total defense average (388.6).
BYU's 42 yards rushing was 153.4 fewer yards than Minutemen rushing defense average (195.4).

BYU's 257 yards passing was 63.8 more yards than Minutemen passing defense average (193.2).
BYU's PER was 84.20 which was 32.19 points below Minutemen PER defense average (116.39).

Season Totals
BYU Opponents have scored above their averages in six of the 12 games.
BYU Opponents have gained more yards than their averages in six of the 12 games.
BYU Opponents have gained more rushing yards than their averages in seven of the 12 games.
BYU Opponents have gained more passing yards than their averages in eight of the 12 games.

BYU Opponents have beaten their season PER averages in four of the 12 games.

BYU has scored more points than the opponents season averages in zero of the 12 games.
BYU has gained more total yards than the opponents averages in two of the 12 games.
BYU has gained more rushing yards than the opponents averages in four of the 12 games.
BYU has gained more passing yards than the opponents averages in four of the 12 games.
BYU has beaten the opponents season defensive PER averages in one of the 12 games.
BYU PER W/L Since 1988: 319-53 (.858 )
(8.4x
YDS)+(330xTD)+(100xCOM)-(200xINT)
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Re: BYU vs Opponent Averages!

Post by CrimsonCoug » Mon Dec 04, 2017 3:27 pm

Hey Spiff, I love these. Any chance you could update now that the regular season is over? I'd like to see how we did--especially the defense, with the 2017 season in the books (and before the bowls, which may skew these averages a bit).
Thanks!!
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Re: BYU vs Opponent Averages!

Post by SpiffCoug » Mon Dec 04, 2017 7:21 pm

Yeah, I'll get an updated one here out this week and then I'll do one post-bowls as well
BYU PER W/L Since 1988: 319-53 (.858 )
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YDS)+(330xTD)+(100xCOM)-(200xINT)
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Re: BYU vs Opponent Averages!

Post by BroncoBot » Tue Dec 05, 2017 2:09 pm

Thanks for grinding it out this year spiff.

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