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2015 Arizona State advanced statistical profile

Updated on 8/21/2016

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2015 | 2016

Arizona State Sun Devils (Pac-12 South)

2015 Schedule & Results
Record: 6-7 | Second-order wins (diff.): 6.3 (0.3) | S&P+ Rk: 57
Date Opponent Opp. S&P+ Rk Score W-L Win
Expectancy
Adj. Scoring
Margin
Percentile
Performance
Off.
Percentile
Def.
Percentile
5-Sep vs. Texas A&M 42 17-38 L 4% -13.9 51% 16% 54%
12-Sep Cal Poly N/A 35-21 W 95% 12.8 62% 52% 41%
18-Sep New Mexico 101 34-10 W 100% 22.1 95% 70% 86%
26-Sep USC 17 14-42 L 0% -24.1 35% 23% 18%
3-Oct at UCLA 23 38-23 W 48% -0.5 95% 65% 78%
10-Oct Colorado 98 48-23 W 100% 22.2 85% 88% 69%
17-Oct at Utah 27 18-34 L 0% -23.7 6% 1% 35%
29-Oct Oregon 25 55-61 L 52% 0.5 54% 81% 50%
7-Nov at Washington State 63 24-38 L 19% -7.0 26% 58% 31%
14-Nov Washington 12 27-17 W 71% 4.4 68% 82% 64%
21-Nov Arizona 77 52-37 W 89% 9.6 69% 76% 56%
28-Nov at California 34 46-48 L 12% -9.4 21% 68% 18%
2-Jan vs. West Virginia 24 42-43 L 42% -1.6 60% 77% 41%
Category Offense Rk Defense Rk
S&P+ 34.8 31 29.7 77
Points Per Game 34.6 32 33.5 99
Five Factors
Offense Defense
Category Avg. Rk Avg. Rk Nat'l Avg.
EXPLOSIVENESS IsoPPP 1.34 30 1.49 125 1.27
EFFICIENCY Success Rate 40.4% 80 38.6% 37 40.3%
FIELD POSITION Avg. FP 31.1 41 28.2 37 29.9
FINISHING DRIVES Pts. Per Trip in 40 4.79 63 5.24 113 4.67
TURNOVER MARGIN EXPECTED -6.78 114 Turnover Luck (PPG):
+3.38
ACTUAL 2 51
Rushing
Offense Defense
Avg. Rk Avg. Rk Nat'l Avg.
Rushing S&P+ 98.7 77 114.7 27 100.0
Rushing Success Rate 40.3% 91 38.9% 43 42.3%
Rushing IsoPPP 1.14 30 1.10 76 1.08
Adj. Line Yards 98.7 80 118.1 8 100.0
Opportunity Rate 38.9% 66 35.8% 36 38.9%
Power Success Rate 65.9% 69 65.8% 64 66.3%
Stuff Rate 18.6% 51 24.8% 11 19.6%

Individual Rushing Stats

Player Pos. Ht, Wt Year Rushes Yards TD Yards/
Carry
Hlt Yds/
Opp.
Opp.
Rate
Fumbles
(Lost)
Demario Richard RB 5'10, 220 SO 211 1132 7 5.4 5.2 39.3% 3 (2)
Kalen Ballage RB 6'3, 230 SO 125 653 4 5.2 6.1 36.8% 3 (1)
Mike Bercovici QB 6'2, 210 SR 72 302 6 4.2 3.4 44.4% 11 (3)
D.J. Foster WR 6'0, 195 SR 55 280 1 5.1 6.2 32.7% 0 (0)
De'Chavon Gump Hayes RB 5'11, 190 JR 16 57 0 3.6 2.4 37.5% 1 (1)
Manny Wilkins QB 6'3, 190 FR 7 55 0 7.9 8.7 42.9% 0 (0)
Jacom Brimhall RB 5'8, 185 SO 3 11 0 3.7 1.0 33.3% 2 (0)
Tim White WR 5'11, 185 JR 2 69 0 34.5 27.3 100.0% 4 (1)
Kody Kohl TE 6'3, 235 JR 2 31 1 15.5 20.5 50.0% 1 (1)
NOTE: Quarterback run totals above do not include sacks (which are counted toward pass averages below) or kneeldowns.
Passing
Offense Defense
Avg. Rk Avg. Rk Nat'l Avg.
Passing S&P+ 104.9 54 98.9 65 100.0
Passing Success Rate 40.6% 65 38.4% 41 40.3%
Passing IsoPPP 1.51 55 1.77 124 1.49
Adj. Sack Rate 98.2 66 119.9 34 100

Individual Passing Stats

Player Ht, Wt Year Comp Att Yards TD INT Comp
Rate
Sacks Sack Rate Yards/
Att.
Mike Bercovici 6'2, 210 SR 318 531 3854 30 9 59.9% 37 6.5% 6.4

Individual Receiving Stats

Player Pos. Ht, Wt Year Targets Catches Yards TD Yds/
Catch
Yds/
Target
Catch Rate Success Rate Target
Rate
D.J. Foster WR 6'0, 195 SR 109 59 584 3 9.9 5.4 54.1% 41.3% 21.1%
Devin Lucien WR 6'2, 195 SR 99 66 1074 8 16.3 10.9 66.7% 54.5% 19.2%
Tim White WR 5'11, 185 JR 82 57 633 8 11.1 7.7 69.5% 47.6% 15.9%
Kody Kohl TE 6'3, 235 JR 51 32 368 4 11.5 7.2 62.7% 58.8% 9.9%
Demario Richard RB 5'10, 220 SO 48 31 303 3 9.8 6.3 64.6% 31.2% 9.3%
Gary Chambers WR 6'4, 215 SR 38 26 486 2 18.7 12.8 68.4% 50.0% 7.4%
Ellis Jefferson WR 6'5, 212 SO 25 12 160 0 13.3 6.4 48.0% 44.0% 4.8%
Kalen Ballage RB 6'3, 230 SO 20 12 60 0 5.0 3.0 60.0% 25.0% 3.9%
De'Chavon Gump Hayes RB 5'11, 190 JR 16 11 44 0 4.0 2.8 68.8% 12.5% 3.1%
Frederick Gammage WR 5'11, 185 JR 10 4 44 0 11.0 4.4 40.0% 40.0% 1.9%
Jalen Harvey WR 6'1, 200 FR 8 4 73 1 18.3 9.1 50.0% 37.5% 1.6%
Raymond Epps TE 6'5, 235 SO 8 4 52 1 13.0 6.5 50.0% 50.0% 1.6%
DJ Calhoun LB 6'0, 225 SO 1 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Eric Lauderdale WR 6'2, 194 JR 1 1 0 0 0.0 0.0 100.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Standard Downs
Offense Defense
Avg. Rk Avg. Rk Nat'l Avg.
Standard Downs S&P+ 102.2 57 108.6 34 100.0
Standard Downs Success Rate 45.1% 88 41.9% 21 46.5%
Standard Downs IsoPPP 1.18 38 1.27 116 1.11
SD Line Yards per Carry 3.02 44 2.40 10 2.90
SD Sack Rate 6.2% 88 4.3% 93 5.0%
Passing Downs
Offense Defense
Avg. Rk Avg. Rk Nat'l Avg.
Passing Downs S&P+ 101.6 67 94.5 89 100.0
Passing Downs Success Rate 30.3% 67 32.9% 93 30.7%
Passing Downs IsoPPP 1.86 42 1.98 118 1.77
PD Line Yards per Carry 2.99 87 3.24 67 3.20
PD Sack Rate 7.2% 61 11.4% 13 7.5%
Situational
Offense Defense
Avg. Rk Avg. Rk
Q1 S&P+ 92.8 102 119.9 24
Q2 S&P+ 103.6 63 118.1 22
Q3 S&P+ 102.8 70 104.1 54
Q4 S&P+ 113.4 26 80.1 125
1st Down S&P+ 96.4 89 113.0 28
2nd Down S&P+ 110.0 44 96.3 83
3rd Down S&P+ 105.5 59 98.6 78
Offensive Footprint
Team Rk Nat'l Average
Std. Downs Run Rate 54.9% 93 60.4%
Pass Downs Run Rate 29.3% 84 34.0%
Adj. Pace +9.8 6 +0.0
% of Solo Tackles 84.1% 10 74.9%
Defensive Footprint
Team Rk Nat'l Average
Std. Downs Run Rate 49.9% 126 60.3%
Pass. Downs Run Rate 28.5% 113 33.9%
Overall Havoc Rate 18.5% 26 16.0%
DL Havoc Rate 2.7% 120 5.1%
LB Havoc Rate 9.8% 2 4.5%
DB Havoc Rate 6.1% 76 6.3%
PD to INC 26.6% 118 32.8%
Individual Defensive Stats
Name Pos Ht, Wt Year Tackles % of Team TFL Sacks Int PBU FF FR
Salamo Fiso LB 6'0, 230 JR 88.5 13.0% 20.0 4.5 1 2 0 0
Jordan Simone DB 6'0, 195 SR 82.5 12.1% 9.0 4.0 2 4 0 0
Christian Sam LB 6'1, 240 SO 82.5 12.1% 6.5 3.0 1 2 2 0
Antonio Longino LB 6'2, 230 SR 57.0 8.3% 22.5 11.0 0 2 2 0
Lloyd Carrington CB 6'0, 195 SR 49.5 7.2% 2.0 1.0 1 6 0 0
Viliami Laiu Moeakiola LB 6'1, 215 JR 42.0 6.1% 6.5 2.0 1 5 0 1
Kweishi Brown DB 6'0, 210 SR 40.0 5.9% 1.0 0.0 2 10 0 0
Kareem Orr DB 5'11, 195 FR 34.5 5.1% 1.5 0.0 6 2 1 0
Tashon Smallwood DL 6'1, 280 SO 34.0 5.0% 8.5 2.0 0 1 0 0
DJ Calhoun LB 6'0, 225 SO 22.0 3.2% 7.5 6.5 0 1 0 0
Solomon Means DB 6'1, 181 SR 20.5 3.0% 1.0 0.0 0 3 0 0
Chad Adams DB 5'10, 185 SO 19.0 2.8% 1.0 1.0 0 1 0 0
JoJo Wicker DL 6'3, 275 FR 17.0 2.5% 7.5 4.0 0 0 2 0
Ismael Murphy-Richardson LB 6'4, 230 FR 13.5 2.0% 2.5 2.5 0 1 0 0
Demetrius Cherry DL 6'6, 300 SR 13.0 1.9% 3.5 0.5 0 2 0 1
Armand Perry DB 6'1, 200 SO 12.5 1.8% 0.5 0.0 0 0 0 0
Viliami Ami Latu LB 6'2, 290 JR 11.5 1.7% 7.0 3.5 0 0 1 0
James Johnson S 6'1, 200 SO 9.5 1.4% 0.5 0.5 0 1 1 0
Marcus Ball S 6'2, 225 SO 7.5 1.1% 1.0 0.0 1 0 0 0
Edmond Boateng DL 6'4, 265 JR 4.5 0.7% 0.5 0.0 0 0 0 0
Dasmond Tautalatasi DB 6'0, 194 FR 4.0 0.6% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Mitchell Fraboni LS 6'2, 217 SO 3.5 0.5% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Tim White WR 5'11, 185 JR 3.5 0.5% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jay Jay Wilson LB 6'3, 250 FR 3.0 0.4% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Zane Gonzalez PK 6'1, 190 JR 2.0 0.3% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Note: It appears "Fumble Returns" are getting pulled instead of "Fumble Recoveries." My apologies. Will try to get that corrected.
Special Teams

Rating Rank
Special Teams S&P+ 0.9 33
Category Rate Rank
FG Value (per kick) -0.04 78
Punt Success Rate 64.9% 24
Kickoff Success Rate 86.4% 15
Punt Return Success Rate 51.9% 55
Kick Return Success Rate 50.0% 42
Place-Kicker Ht, Wt Year PAT FG Pct
Zane Gonzalez 6'1, 190 JR 52-52 26-34 76.5%
Punter Ht, Wt Year Punts Avg TB FC I20 FC/I20
Ratio
Matt Haack 6'1, 199 JR 74 43.1 2 13 29 56.8%
Mike Bercovici 6'2, 210 SR 3 35.7 0 0 3 100.0%
Kicker Ht, Wt Year Kickoffs Avg TB TB% OOB Fair
Catches
Onside
Att
Onside
Success
Zane Gonzalez 6'1, 190 JR 88 64.2 66 75.0% 0 2 0 0
Punt Returner Ht, Wt Year Returns Avg. TD Fair Catch Fumbles (Lost)
De'Chavon Gump Hayes 5'11, 190 JR 17 8.4 0 10 0 (0)
Tim White 5'11, 185 JR 6 5.8 0 5 1 (1)
Jacom Brimhall 5'8, 185 SO 2 0.0 0 1 2 (0)
Kick Returner Ht, Wt Year Returns Avg. TD Fair Catch Fumbles (Lost)
Tim White 5'11, 185 JR 36 27.0 1 0 3 (0)
De'Chavon Gump Hayes 5'11, 190 JR 10 17.2 0 0 1 (1)
Kalen Ballage 6'3, 230 SO 3 8.7 0 0 2 (0)

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